|Sharmishtha Raut Nipankar|
|Birth Date||:||22 April 1984|
Sharmishtha Raut is an Indian actress who works predominantly in Marathi film and television industry. She is popular for her negative role of Neerajaa in the serial Mann Udhaan Varyache which aired on Star Pravah. She is also known for her role in Zee Marathi Serial Unch Maza Zoka Aahe.
Her most memorable role was Neerja / Nirja in Mann Udhan Varyache, and then she played a major role in other television series.
In May 2018, she joined the Bigg Boss Marathi Show (1st season) as one of the contestants.
Despite becoming a well-known face on television, Raut prefers theatre, giving more work satisfaction.
Man Udhan Varyache 
This show is about a girl called Gauri, who sacrifices her love for Nikhil. She steps out of his life when she finds out about his love for Neeraja, but fate has other plans for her. Nikhil has lost his wife, Neeraja. His daughter, Asmee who is now seven and motherless finds out about Gauri and wants to bring her back as her mother. In the meantime Gauri has agreed to marry Raj, who loves her dearly. However, deep within, she still loves Nikhil. On the other hand Nikhil’s mother pressurises him to marry Aditi, but he still longs for Gauri. They come face to face by a twist of destiny and misunderstandings rise. Will Asmee succeed in bringing Nikhil?
- 22 April 1984.