Monica Dogra – Singer, Actor, Model, Dancer | Gallery
Monica Dogra can play many parts – as a singer, dancer, lyricist or an actor, and has earned fan base for her talent, looks and attitude. “I am still trying to figure out who I am actually though I always try to be real. I enjoy everything that I do” this US-based Indian-origin artiste said once.
Monica, from a Kashmiri Hindu immigrant family, grew up in Baltimore, Maryland and attended NYU from 2000–2004, graduating with a bachelor’s degree in Music.
Monica entered Bollywood with Aamir Khan’s Dhobi Ghat (2011). She has made a guest appearance in Rock On!!. She also has a cool electronic rock duo called Shaa’ir and Func and released a couple of albums. Last year she earned a nomination at the MTV Europe Music Awards for her solo work.
She also sang a song “Dooriyan Bhi Hai Zaroori” with Vishal Dadlani in the film Break Ke Baad and a song Inkaar (Theme) for English version in the film Inkaar (2013). Earlier, She had hosted ‘The Dewarists’, a musical television series aired on Star World India.
Besides acting and singing, Monica has also modelled for some popular magazines.
In March 2014, she was featured on the Cover page of FHM Magazine. Her looks and attitude prompted the Man’s World photo-shoot to call her “The Thinking Man’s Naughty Dream“. She is also one of the judged for the show “The Stage” alongside Vishal Dadlani.