Parna Pethe is a young marathi actress, originally from the city of Pune.
She first came into limelight with her role in the historical movie Rama Madhav with the role of Ramabai.
She was educated at Fergusson College in Pune. Standing third in Pune University while studying for her M.A. in Psychology degree, she is a gifted student as well. She participated in a lot of natak competitions in her college days such as Purshotamm Karandak, acting especially in a lot of historical roles.
Parna married actor Alok Rajwade. Their wedding annivesary date falls on 29th Feb 2016. They acted in the movie Rama Madhav together and also a number of nataks before it.
Career and Professional Life :
In 2014, she debuted in the film Rama Madhav, which was directed by Mrinal Kulkarni. She starred with her real life husband Alok Rajwade in this movie. The movie also had big marathi stars such as Mrinal Kulkarni, Prasad Oak, Shruti Marathe, Amol Kolhe amongst others.
In a new film released in 2016 called Photocopy, she played a double role of Madhuri Kulkarni and Mala Kulkarni. In the same year, she also played the role of Antara in the movie YZ, along with actor Akshay Tanksale.
Her handling of the roles in both movies were appreciated by film critics.
Her strong background in theatre gives a natural charm to her acting. She regularly performs in a number of nataks with the Pune based theatre group “Natak Company”
Life Besides Acting :
Along with her acting, she is an accomplished Bharatnatyam dancer. She has won the Vinod Doshi Fellowship for her contribution as a young actress to Marathi theatre.