Mirzapur 2 actor Priyanshu Painyuli is all set to tie the knot with long-term girlfriend Vandana Joshi. They will have a mountain wedding in Dehradun on November 26, following all necessary safety protocols due to COVID-19.
Who is Vandana Joshi
Vandana Joshi is an actor and a dancer. She has done television shows like Dil Se Diya Vachan and Teri Meri Love Stories. She has also done two musicals Taj Express and Jaan-e-jigar. Vandana also won Zee Rishtey’s favourite Bahu award for her role in Dil Se Diya Vachan. She portrayed the role of Nandani in this show. The show was telecasted on Zee Tv from 2010 to 2011.
Vandana was born and raised in Delhi. She completed her graduation from Kamla Nehru College, South Campus, Delhi University. She was one of the contestants of Zee Tv’s Dance India Dance season 2.
Vandana Joshi and Priyanshu Painyuli
The couple first met in 2013, during their theatre days in Mumbai. They were part of Vaibhavi Merchant’s musical Taj Express. They reportedly came close while doing this show and finally decided to get married in 2020.
In an interview with Hindustan Times, Priyanshu said, “We’ve been thinking of getting married early this year but didn’t have a date in mind and then Covid happened.” He further added, “We had to change our plans but we didn’t want to postpone the wedding. We thought why not end the year on a happy note.”
Priyanshu said that they have always liked and understood each other. He said, “I’ve been a fan of her dancing, I can’t really compete with what she does on stage.” Priyanshu will be next seen in Taapsee Pannu's Rashmi Rocket while Vandana will be next seen in a web series.
Vandana also shared the pictures from her Mehendi ceremony on Instagram and wrote, “And it has began. Mehndi night.” She posted her backshot showing her Mehendi look in the black and white picture. Priyanshu commented, "Wokay then beautiful its time."
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Earlier, Vandana also posted a picture with Priyanshu on Instagram and wrote, "Time flies but I am glad we stood by each other, Chose each other every single time. #2weekstogo"
Sagrika Giri is an intern with SheThePeople.TV