- Rasika Sunil (also credited as Rasika Dabhadgaonkar) is an actress and a classical singer who has sung for some movies and Ajay-Atul concerts.
- Rasika is also a dancer, performer and model. In 2016, she bagged the lead female role of Shanaya in Zee Marathi’s Majha Navryachi Bayko.
Personal Life :
- Rasika was born in Akola. Her family includes her parents – Her mother Manisha is also an actress and her father is a Chartered Accountant, who works abroad.
- Besides her interest in acting, she is well trained in the Bharatnatyam dance form, she also has learned classical singing for two years when in Junior college. She is a big fan of Priyanka Chopra, Deepika Padukone, and Mukta Barve.
- The company Dreamers PR handled her marketing and PR activities.
- Though all her schooling and education happened in Dombivili, she now lives in Mumbai to pursue her career. Her 11th and 12th standards were completed at Penderkhar College. She has also completed her Bachelors of Mass Media from Joshi – Bedekar college in Thane.
Professional Life :
- Rasika started her acting career with Youth Festival and Rajya Natya Spardhas. Prior to that, when she was in the 11th – 12th Standard, she started performing as a singer in music concerts. Ek Vaja Kshan was her first ekankika.
- In the 52nd Natya Spardha, her Natak Love Aaj Kal won the first prize. Later, she also participated in the Lux Jhakas Heroine contest on 9X TV and faced the TV camera for the first time.
- She bagged the second lead role for Zee Marathi’s Mazhya Navryachi Bayko in 2016. Her character Shanaya is negative & tries to lure the main male lead. Actress Anita Date and actor Abhijit Khandkekar play her co-stars in the serial.
Lavani Performance :
In 2016, she was noticed for a great lavani ‘Kashyala Lavato Naat’ in the movie Poster Girl. Actress Sonalee Kulkarni and Hemant Dhome convinced her to perform the Lavani.
Surprisingly, the lavani was shot in one day. The lavani was sung by Bela Shende and choreographed by Phulawa Khamkar.
She was also seen in the movie BUS STOP, directed by Sameer Joshi, where she plays a youthful girl.
- Lux Jhakaas Heroine
- Majha Navryachi Bayko
- Bus Stop
- Kashyala Lavato – Lavani Performance