Monica Dogra is an Indian origin, American musician, and actress. She is known for her Bollywood debut role as Shai in the film Dhobi Ghat. She was seen alongside Aamir Khan and Prateik Babbar in the film.
Born on October 25, 1982, Monica has also starred in the films like Fireflies, David, Teraa Surroor and many others. She is currently serving as one of the judges of the show The Stage alongside Vishal Dadlani.
Monica Dogra: Early Life and Personal Life
Monica Dogra was born Monica Sharma Dogra in Baltimore, Maryland, the U.S. Her parents are from Jammu and later migrated to the U.S. She went to Oakleigh Elementary School, Montessori and Dulaney High School. She enrolled at NYU and earned a bachelor’s degree in musical theatre.
#happymothersday mom – you are an OG. That means original gangster. That means, you have had the courage to walk your own walk and talk your own talk…. and that’s where I learned it from. Our family is anything but conventional…. but when we find strength in our differences… we make space for other people to do the same…. and we make the world a tolerant, colorful, and compassionate place. Thank you for your love and acceptance! Love you. . . . #mamasharma #monicadogra #dmoney #happymothersday from #chotumotu #yesiwasachubbykid #chotababy 😉
The stunning beauty, Dogra is 5 feet 7 inch tall and weighs 126 lbs. This Scorpio zodiac actress possesses an attractive physique of 34-28-34 inch. She has dark brown eyes and brown color hair outcasting her natural looks.
Monica has not made an official announcement regarding her boyfriends and love affairs until now. However, she has been caught up in the rumor of being linked with Shantanu Maheshwari and guitarist Randolph Correia. All the rumors were proved baseless with no confirmation from both sides. She is possibly single with more focus in her career.
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Monica Dogra: Career
Monica used to work as a bartender in her college days. In 2005, she launched her electronic rock group Shaa’ir+Func along with Randolph Correia, a guitarist. Their first album New Day: The Love ALbum was released in 2007. Thereafter, they released Light Tribein 2008 and Mantis in 2010.
in 2010, she sang a song Dooriyan Bhi Hai Zaroori for Bollywood movie Break Ke Baadalongside Vishal Dadlani. She also sang the theme song in English for the film Inkaar. Other than singing Dogra made a guest appearance in Indian rock musical drama Rock On!!. In 2008, she bagged the lead role in the Kiran Rao‘s film Dhobi Ghat. She became a judge for a musical talent contest Never Hide Sounds by Rolling Stone.
Likewise, Monica is the host of a STAR World India‘s musical TV series The Dewarists. She got an opportunity to perform for a series of shows with award-winning violinist Scott Tixier in 2013.
In addition, Dogre featured on the cover page of FHM in 2014 followed by Maxim India Magazine in 2013 and 2015. In 2017, she became the contestant of Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi 8 securing 4th position in the competition. As of now, she is the judge of the show The Stage alongside other judges like Vishal Dadlani.
#TheStage3 is back and better than ever. A new format – public voting – the furthest corners and smallest of towns representing the insane talent that #India truly has! I couldn't be more proud to be a part of this game changing show. . . . #tunein #playitloud #musicsaves #yassss #monicadogra #shibanidandekar @vishaldadlani1 @devsanyal @ehsaan #homiestatus #friendshipgoals #goals
Monica Dogra: Net Worth
Monica Dogra earns a handsome amount of money from her profession. Her main source of income is singing while she also makes some amount from acting and serving as a judge and a host. No wonder she lives a lavish life along with her family. Her current estimated net worth is still under review.