Benafsha Soonawalla is a gorgeous Indian model, VJ, actress, and celebrity, who became popular and gained a big fan base after her appearance on MTV Roadies in 2016.
The beauty Benafsha is known for her sexy personality and seductive appearance. On September 30, 2017 she was selected as a contestant for season 11 of Bigg Boss, a reality TV show that airs on Colors TV. Her entry into the reality show did not come as a surprise for many as the producers have usually approached ex-contestants of MTV shows like Splitsvilla or Roadies in the previous seasons. The glamorous hottie made a splash on the show on the first day itself and brought the oomph factor to it.
Early Life and Career
Benafsha was born on 2nd October, 1995 in Goa, into a Parsi family. She attended a school in Panjim, Goa and later enrolled at the very well-known Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Goa.
In college, she engaged in many different extra-curricular activities, such as modeling, drama, and acting. She took part in varied theater drama and also modeled for varied college shows, which increased her popularity and made her a renowned theater artist. The play, Tirangi Tehmul, which starred Soonawalla is still evokes fond memories for many of her peers. This stint in college is what attracted her to the creative industry. Thus, after finishing her business management course from college, she moved to Mumbai to try her luck in the entertainment industry.
Benafsha made her debut on TV in 2016 after she was selected as a wild card entrant to the reality show MTV Roadies Season 13. The audience lapped up her performance on the show and fell in love with her.
After Roadies, Benafsha was selected as host of the show MTV Campus Diaries. Later, the channel asked her to be a VJ and she took up the offer with both arms. She soon became one of the most popular VJs on MTV.
- Soonawalla’s nick name is Benn and all her friends refer to her as Benn.
- She is 5 ft 4 in tall. Her hobbies are traveling and shopping. Her favorite sport is car racing.
Benfasha Soonawala – Boyfriend
- Benn is currently in a relationship with Varun Sood, a contestant on MTV Roadies show. They couple has posted several pictures of them having fun on varied social media platforms.