Nikki Tamboli (Big Boss 14 Fame) Bio, Tv Shows, Boyfriend, Networth and Lifestyle

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Quick Bio

Real NameNikki Tamboli
Nick NameNiks
ProfessionActress, Model
Date of Birth21 August 1996 (26 years as on June 2022)
Birth PlaceAurangabad, Maharashtra
HeightIn Inches – 5’6″ ( 5 Feet 6 Inches)
In Metre – 1.70 m
In Centimetres – 170 cms
WeightIn Kilograms – 58 Kgs
In Pounds – 127 lbs
Hair ColorDark Brown
Hair TypeStraight
Eye ColorDark Brown
Body or Figure Measurements (in Inches.)Breast /Bust – 34
Waist – 26
Hips – 34
Sexual OrientationStraight
Zodiac SignLeo
HometownAurangabad, Maharashtra
Current LocationMumbai
Languages KnownHindi, English, Marathi
SchoolPodar International School, Aurangabad, Maharashtra
CollegeB.Com Graduate from Kishinchand Chellaram College, Mumbai
Theatre/Acting SchoolActing Course in Mumbai
Hobbies and Favorites StuffSinging, Dancing, Basketball, Yoga, Gymnastics
Favorite ColorOrange
Favorite ActorRajnikant, Salman Khan
Favorite ActressNayanthara
Favorite MoviesUnknown
Food PreferenceFish and quinoa salad

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Who is Nikki Tamboli?

Nikki Tamboli is an Indian actress and model born in Aurangabad (Maharashtra) in a Marathi family. She worked predominantly in Tollywood and Kollywood cinema. However, she got recognition and fame after participating in reality based show ‘Big Boss 14’.

Physical Stats and Appearance

Nikki Tamboli is very hot and glamourous. She has got hourglass figure having 34 breast size, 26 waist size and 34 hips size. If we look at her physical stats, she is 5 feet 6 inches tall and weights around 58 kgs. Upon asking, Nikki disclosed that she is a foodie yet eats only healthy diet to maintain her figure. Recently, she started practising yoga and gymnastics. She has got dark brown eyes and straight black hair.

Nikki Tamboli Physical Appearance
Nikki Tamboli Physical Appearance

Family, Siblings, Spouse and Children

Nikki Tamboli had 4 members in family. Her father Digambar Tamboli worked at Exide Industries and mother Parmila Bodhke Tamboli is a homemaker. Her 29 years old brother Jatin Tamboli who was diagnosed of Tuberculosis and Pneumonia in 2021 got COVID-19 in hospital. Due to underlying diseases his health deteriorated and he couldn’t survive.

Nikki Tamboli father and mother
Nikki Tamboli’s Mother and Father

In an interview Nikki said, ‘It was the first time my father cried and he was literally banging his head on the bed saying I couldn’t save my son’.

Even in 2022, Nikki’s mother mourns her brother’s death. But Nikki tries to keep her family happy and alive.

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Nikki with her brother Jatin Tamboli (Died in 2021)

As of June 2022, Nikki is single and unmarried.

Affairs and Dating Information

Nikki Tamboli has had a few affairs in the past. However, her first rumoured boyfriend was DJ Rohit Gida and most recently she was linked up with Pratik Sehajpal, whom she met in the house of Big Boss 14.

Debut and Career

Nikki Tamboli started her career as a model with print shoots. But she wanted to do more than garment shoots. Therefore, she went to audition for Miss India but got rejected because her height was 1 inch shorter than the eligible height. Instead, she was told to try for Miss Diva but she was least interested in it. Anyway, Nikki thought to give it a try but got distracted by a guy whom she loved. Moreover, the relationship was one sided, the guy never got interested in her but Nikki wasted time on him instead.

After this episode got over, she auditioned for Splitsvilla where she was handed over a script of one page. According to the script she had to shout on someone who spit on her foot. Unfortunately, the audition did not go through.

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Nikki did not stop auditioning and fortunately she made her acting debut from Tollywood (Telugu) movie Chikati Gadilo Chithakotudu, released in 2019.

In 2019, Nikki uploaded a photo on social media. Which grabbed attention of a film maker and she was approached for a Tamil movie Kanchana 3. This was her first movie in a serious role in Kollywood. Nikki received a pay cheque of 5 lakh rupees as a signing amount for this movie.

Nikki Tamboli in movie kanchana 3
Nikki Tamboli in Tamil movie – Kanchana 3

However, she got fame and recognition after participating in reality show ‘Big Boss 14‘ hosted by actor Salman Khan. Soon after this, Nikki participated in Fear Factor : Khatron Ke Khiladi 11.

Nikki Tamboli in Khatron Ke Khiladi 11
Nikki Tamboli in Khatron Ke Khiladi 11

In 2022, she participated in shows like The Khatra Khatra and Zee Comedy Show.

Apart from that appeared in other Telugu movies like Thipparaa Meesam (2019) and Ante Sundaraniki (2022). Also, she got a chance to work in bollywood movie called Indian Fashion Factory (2020).

Upcoming Projects

As of now there is no information on her upcoming projects.

Awards and Nominations

  • Nikki was 2nd runner up in Big Boss 14.
  • Nikki Tamboli has received International Iconic Awards in 2021 for best entertainer.
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Nikki Tamboli got International Iconic Awards in 2021

Lifestyle and Luxury

  • Nikki Tamboli owns iPhone 13 Pro Max.
  • She buys her make up in bulk, her first make up kit costed her 1 lakh rupees.
  • She owns luxurious Audi Q5.
Nikki Tamboli with her luxurious car Audi Q5
Nikki Tamboli with her luxurious car Audi Q5

Trivia and Less Known Facts

  • Her first pay cheque was of 5 lakh rupees.
  • She had first fan encounter in Chennai.
  • Before getting her first movie she faced a lot of rejections, even after doing big boss 14 she is getting a lot of rejections. Which she disclosed in an interview.
  • She had a crush on actor Salman Khan.
  • Her first email id was Nikkisweetheart @
  • She got rejected from Miss India contest because her height was short by 1 inch.
  • Later she thought to participate in Miss Diva contest but she got distracted and focussed on one sided love instead.
  • Nikki is good in sports but during her school days she least interested in studies.
  • Nikki Tamboli is an avid animal lover, infact she has a pet at home.
Nikki Tamboli with dog
Nikki Tamboli with cute Dog

Salary and Net worth

As per her work profile and amount of work she is doing currently. Her net worth is estimated around 1 crore rupees. However, this could increase many fold if she gets into another reality show similar to big boss 14. Nikki earns most of her income from tv shows, music videos, movies. Another chunk of earnings come from endorsements, collaborations and brand promotions on social media.

Social Media Accounts

Nikki Tamboli Instagram