Karishma Kotak is a British-Indian model, actress, and television presenter. She has appeared in various Indian films and television shows, such as “Bigg Boss 6”. Karishma Kotak has also modeled for several brands and publications such as Kingfisher Calendar. 

She is one of the most well known female sports anchors in India. If you also love Karishma and want to know more about her then this blog is for you. Here we are going to discuss Karishma Kotak biography, we will be talking about her career, her personal life, and many other things, so keep reading till the end.

Karishma Kotak Age, and Early life

Karishma Kotak was born on 26th May 1982, (Age: 42 years), she was born in London, England, and is of Indian Origin and a Gujarati. She currently lives in Mumbai and sometimes in London.

Karishma comes from a large family with seven Masis, two Mamas, and many cousins. She loves all of them and they all are a happy loving family. She loves to read and her hobbies include reading, traveling, and watching movies.


Karishma Kotak Wiki

Full NameKarishma Kotak
Name in Hindiकरिश्मा कोटक
Nick NameKarishma
ProfessionModel, Actor, Anchor
Age42 years
Date of Birth26 May 1982
Mother TongueEnglish/Gujarati
Zodiac/Sun SignGemini
Birthplace London, England
HomeTownNorth West London, England
Current AddressMumbai/London
Hobbiestraveling and watching movies

Education, Qualification

Karishma was born in London and did her schooling in a boarding school over there. The details regarding her college are not yet known and will be updated soon. Although she has a bachelor’s degree in Arts in the field of Advertising and Marketing.

SchoolBoarding school
College Yet to Update
Degree/Graduation Bachelor of Arts in Advertising and Marketing

Karishma Kotak Husband, Boyfriend & Relationship Status

As of now Karishma Kotak is not married. She is a young and attractive female and she is bound to have boyfriends. Karishma Kotak’s boyfriend’s name is Niketa Madhok he is a model, she was rumored to be dating Vishal Karwal he is an actor.

Karishma Kotak with Vishal Karwal

She is currently rumored to be dating Karan Wahi who is also a famous Indian TV actor.

Karan Wahi and Karishma Kotak

Karan Wahi and karishma kotak

Karan Wahi, who is a famous TV actor and bachelor, was recently linked with Karishma Kotak, a former contestant on Bigg Boss. When asked about their rumored relationship, Karan denied it but said that Karishma is a good friend of his.

He thinks that rumors are funny and that people only link two actors together if they are seen together more than once. Karan is happy to be linked up with someone after being in the industry for 12 years.

He also mentioned that he does not see the point of discussing things that are not true and will only talk about his personal life when necessary.

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Niketan Madhok and Karishma Kotak

Karishma Kotak and her boyfriend Nitin Niketan Madhok were in the news when she participated in the popular reality TV show Bigg Boss in 2012.

Niketa Madhok and karishma kotak

After being in the house for 12 weeks, she was eliminated in the mid-week elimination round. When asked about her ex-boyfriend, Niketan Madhok, she revealed that they dated for only two months seven years ago, and there was no need to talk about it in the house.

She also made it clear that she was not interested in Santosh Shukla, who had proposed to marry her on the show. Lastly, she expressed her wish to see her good friend Niketan or Urvashi as the winner of the show.

Karishma Kotak Family, Siblings

Karishma Kotak’s father’s and mother’s names are not known, the same will be updated soon. The available information is that her father is a Gujarati and comes from Gujarat, whereas her mother is from East Africa.

As per the information available on the internet, her family still lives in London. Karishma Kotak has a brother, her brother’s name is Sunny Kotak, and Karishma Kotak’s sibling’s name is Anshu Kotak.

Parent’s NameFather: Yet to update
Mother: Yet to Update
Siblings/CousinsBrother: Sunny Kotak (Younger)
Karishma Kotak with Her Brother
Sister: Anshu Kotak
Relationship StatusUnmarried
BoyfriendNiketan Madhok (Model)
Vishal Karwal (Actor)
Karan Wahi (Actor)

Karishma Kotak Height, Weight (Physical Appearance)

Karishma Kotak
Height In centimeters: 170 cm
In meters: 1.70 m
In Inches: 5’7”
Weight55 Kgs
Body Measurements34-25-35
Eye ColorBlack
Hair ColorBrown

Karishma Kotak Career in Modeling 

Karishma Kotak began her modeling career at the young age of 16. She worked for the adult magazine ‘Just Seventeen’ and undertook other such projects in Essex. In her early twenties, she traveled to India and recognized the tremendous potential that the Indian fashion industry had to offer.

In the meantime, Karishma continued to participate in various projects and fashion shows in the UK, which included regional campaigns for popular brands such as FCUK and Toni & Guy.

She also graced the runway for the prestigious London Fashion Week in 2004. Alongside modeling, Karishma hosted a UK TV show called The Show, which primarily revolved around entertainment, movies, and lifestyle.

Acting Career 

After starting her career in modeling and appearing in music videos, Karishma Kotak went on to do TV commercials for several popular brands like Dove, Saffola, Ponds, Tanishq, Diesel, Wella Hair Color, Sagar Sarees, and Titan Xylus.

She even became the brand ambassador for Dove Soap and her face was seen on billboards and hoardings across major cities in India.

Karishma also made her acting debut in 2007 with the Telugu film Shankar Dada Zindabad and later appeared in the Hindi film Mr. Joe B Karvahlo in 2014. In 2016, she ventured into Punjabi cinema with the film ‘Kaptaan’.

Additionally, she hosted her own TV show, The Karishma Show in 2005.

Karishma Kotak Music Videos

Karishma Kotak has made a few appearances in music videos.

Music Video Name Artist
Me Against MyselfJay Sean
MadbhariSapna Mukherjee and Sonu Nigam
Belly DancingDJ Apache Indian
OscerBadshah and Gippy Grewal

Karishma Kotak Movies list

Movie NameRoleYear
Shankar Dada ZindabadJahnavi2007
In Ghost House InnDorothy Fernandez2010
Mr Joe B. CarvalhoNeena2014
Luckhnowi IshqSunaina2015
Love Affair2015
Freaky AliAditi2016

TV Shows

TV Show NameYear
The Karisma Show
Spa Diaries
It’s in
Nacho Rrey2010
Bigg Boss Season 62012
Mazaak Mazaak Mein2016
International Indian Film Academy Awards 2013
Darr Sabko Lagta  Hai2015

Karishma Kotak Sports Presenter

2020 T10 League2020
2020 Bangabandhu Cup2020
Bangladesh Football Premier League2018-2019
Mumbai Premier League2018-2019
Karnataka Premier League2016-2017
Tamil Nadu Premier League
2019 Cricket World Cup2019
Asian Premier League2017
Karnataka Premier League2016
Indian Premier League2013

Karishma Kotak Net Worth and Salary

Karishma Kotak’s Net Worth is around $100K to $1 Million.

Net Worth in Dollars$100K to $1 Million
Net Worth In Indian RupeesYet to Update
SalaryYet to Update

Bigg Boss 6 Karishma Kotak Father

Karishma Kotak, a contestant on the TV reality show Bigg Boss 6, had to leave the show after receiving news of her father’s passing. Despite being nominated for eviction, she was given the option to remain in the show or leave to attend to her family emergency.

The Colors Channel confirmed her departure from the show in a statement, citing her father’s severe liver sclerosis as the cause of his death.

Social Media (Instagram, Twitter)

InstagramInstagram Profile@karishmakotak26
TwitterTwitter Profile@karishmakotak

Karishma Kotak Favorite

Favorite ActorHugh Laurie, Ranbir Kapoor, Shah Rukh Khan
Favorite ActressKim Kardashian
Favorite MovieThe Wolf of Wall Street
Favorite MusicianRaghav, Lana Del Rey 
Favorite DestinationBarcelona, London 

Unknown Facts about Karishma Kotak

  • Initially, Karishma Kotak’s career aspirations were to become a teacher.
  • In the year 2013, Karishma co-hosted the Indian Premier League 6 (IPL) season.
  • Karishma Kotak is an animal lover and is a proud owner of a dog named Duke.
  • In the past, she has hosted several UK TV shows such as Spa Diaries, The Karishma Show, and It’s In.
  • Karishma has graced the cover of many popular magazines like FHM, Vogue, Maxim, Asian Woman, OK!, Elle, Hello!, Time n Style Beauty, and Snoop.
  • To maintain her fitness, Karishma follows a healthy diet and attends one-hour spinning classes five days a week.


Who is Karishma from Bigg Boss?

Karishma Kotak is a model and television personality who appeared on the Indian reality TV show, Bigg Boss. She is also a sports anchor.

Is Karishma Kotak Indian?

Karishma Kotak is Indian. She was born and raised in North-West London, United Kingdom but has Indian roots.

What is the age of Karishma Kotak?

Karishma Kotak’s age is 42 years. She was born on May 26, 1982.