Flora Saini (born on 29th September 1978) is an Indian film and television actress who has worked in Tollywood, Punjabi, Hindi movies. She is also a model by profession. Her screen name is Asha Saini. She is best known for appearing the Hindi movie Stree in 2018. She portrayed the role of Stree in that movie.
Flora Saini Biography
|Debut||Film: Prema Kosam (1999)TV: Apna News Aaega (2019)Web Series: Maid in India (2016)|
|Height||5’4” or 1.63 m or 163 cm|
|Weight||60 Kg or 121 lbs|
|Date of Birth||29th September, 1978 (42 years old in 2020)|
|Birthplace||Chandigarh, Punjab, India|
|Hometown||Chandigarh, Punjab, India|
|Residence||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|School||Army School, UdhampurThe Army Public School, Delhi|
|Affairs||Gaurang Doshi (Ex)|
|Net Worth||₹5 million (approx.)|
|Hobbies||Listening to Music, Travelling, Reading|
Early life and Background
Asha Saini was born in Chandigarh, Punjab, India in an army background family. Her father, JS Saini is a retired army colonel. Her mother’s name is Kamal Saini. Flora follows Hinduism and holds Indian nationality. Coming from an army background her family moved a lot. She first joined Army Public School in Udhampur and then joined The Army Public School in Delhi after her family shifted to Delhi. After completing her schooling her family moved to Kolkata from where she completed her graduation. Flora wanted to become a model from a very young age so she started participating in various modelling shows and contests. At the age of 20, she made her debut in the film industry.
Flora Saini was in a relationship with the film producer Gaurang Doshi. The couple met in the 2004 and started dating. They dated for a while but things didn’t work out for them. Flora alleged that Gaurang harassed her and even beat her at their apartment. She filed several police cases against him and accused him of physical assault.
|Actor||Shahrukh Khan, Deepika Padukone, Salman Khan|
|Destination||Chandigarh, Himachal Pradesh|
Flora started her career in 1999 by making her debut with the Telugu film Prema Kosam where she portrayed the role of Aishwarya. Her acting skills and looks got her a ton of films. She appeared in more than five movies in the year 2000 and nine films in 2001. She has appeared in more than fifty films since her debut making several records in the process. Most of her movies are of Tollywood. Flora appeared in the popular Hindi film Stree in 2018, this movie made her even more popular in the industry. Apart from movies she has appeared in many commercials, web series and television shows. She was also in the popular web series Aarya that was released on Hot star.
- Apna News Aaega in 2019
- Mere Sai – Shraddha Aur Saburi in 2020 as Suvarna Bai
- Prema Kosam in 1999 as Aishwarya
- Antha Mana Manchike in 2000 as Nisha
- Sabse Bada Beiman in 2000
- Yeh Hai Green Signal in 2000
- Manasunna Maraju in 2000
- Chala Bagundi in 2000 as Ganga
- Cheppalani Vundi in 2001
- Sardukupodaam Randi in 2001 as Nisha
- Time pass in 2001
- Akka Bavekkada in 2001 as Shilpa
- Navvuthu Bathakalira in 2001
- Narasimha Naidu in 2001 asSandhya
- Prematho Raa in 2001 as Anitha
- Rowdysheeter in 2001
- Subhakaryam in 2001
- Nuvvu Naaku Nachav in 2001 as Asha
- O Chinnadana in 2002 as Asha
- Adrustam in 2002 as Smita / Pinky
- Kodanda Rama in 2002 as Sangeetha
- Sontham in 2002 as Asha
- Bharat Bhagya Vidhata in 2002 as Shabnam
- Ottesi Cheputhunna in 2003
- Love in Nepal in 2004 as Maxi
- 143 in 2004
- Swamy in 2004
- Gajendra in 2004
- Giri in 2004
- Mr. Errababu in 2005
- Nammanna in 2005
- Sorry Enaku Kalyanamayidichu in 2005 as Manju
- Kusthi in 2006 as Abhi
- Michael Madana Kamaraju in 2008 as Mandira
- Swagatham in 2008 as Deepthi
- Kuselan in 2008
- Dheemaku in 2008 as Indira Devi
- Chedugudu in 2008
- Dindigul Sarathy in 2008
- Aa Intlo in 2009 as Pallavi
- Junction in 2009
- Comedy Express in 2010
- Naane Ennul Illai in 2010
- Kanagavel Kakka in 2010
- Broker in 2010 as Ganapathi’s wife
- Vismaya Pramaya in 2010 as Meera
- Vah Re Vah in 2010
- Chattam in 2011
- Money Money, More Money in 2011
- Dabangg 2 in 2013 as reporter
- CID in 2013 as Eesha
- Aakasamlo Sagam in 2013 as Vasu
- Sahasra in 2013
- Paisa Yaar N Panga in 2014 as Meera Punjabi
- Ya Rab in 2014
- Lakshmi in 2014 as Swarna
- MSG:The Messenger in 2015 as Muskan
- Dhanak in 2015 as Gypsy Woman
- Guddu Ki Gun in 2015 as Nurse
- Do Lafzon Ki Kahani in 2016
- Begum Jaan in 2017 as Maina
- Stree in 2018 as Stree
- Fraud Saiyaan in 2019 as Shraddha
- Bahut Hua Samman in 2020 as Sapna Rani
- Darbaan in 2020 as Anukul’s wife
- 12 o’clock in 2021
- Maid in India Maid in 2016
- Gandi Baat in 2018 as Sajeli
- X.X.X in 2018 as Rukmani Lalwani
- Inside Edge from 2018 to 2019 as Ayesha Dewan
- Wanna Have A Good Time in 2019
- Bombers in 2019 as Minister’s Wife
- Dupur Thakurpo in 2019 as Phulwa Boudi
- Mayanagari: City of Dreams in 2019 as Mystery Woman
- Aarya in 2020 as Radhika “Rads”
- Paurashpur in 2020 as Nayantara
- Flora was arrested for having forged Visa documents in 2008. She was banned from Tamil film industry because of this controversy.
- After doing the role of a suicide bomber in the controversial movie MSG, she was threatened and verbally abused on social media, phone calls and messages.
- She alleged during the MeToo campaign in 2018 that she was harassed by the film producer Gaurang Doshi.
Lesser known Facts
- Flora is an avid dog lover. She posts a lot of pictures with dogs in her Instagram.
- She holds the record for the most number of film releases on a single day, in the Limca Book of Records.
- Flora changed her screen name to Asha Saini after her first film producer advised her to.
- She participated in the Miss Kolkata Beauty Pageant contest.
- She loves doing modelling.
- Flora won the Uttarakhand Ratan Award in 2010 and The Great Daughter of Soil Award in 2013 for her work towards poor and helpless.