Usha Nadkarni


Personal Info

  • Born : 13 September 1946
  • Place : Bombay, Bombay Presidency, British India
  • Occupation : Actress
  • Years Active : 1979 – present
  • Residence : Mumbai, Maharashtra, India


Usha Nadkarni

Usha Nadkarni (born 13 September 1946) is an Indian television and Bollywood, Marathi actress who is best known for her role of Savita Deshmukh in the popular show Pavitra Rishta, for which she was nominated in Zee Rishtey Awards as ‘Best Evil Mother-In-Law’.


Year Show Character Channel
2006 Rishtey Zee TV
2006–2007 Thodi Si Zameen Thoda Sa Aasmaan Girija Star Plus
2006–2007 Virrudh Nani Sony TV
2007–2008 Kuchh Is Tara Shanta Tai Sony TV
2009–2014 Pavitra Rishta Savita Damodar Deshmukh Zee TV
2012 Kairee Narrator Colors TV
2012 Madhubala – Ek Ishq Ek Junoon Mrs. Dixit (Mukund’s mother) Colors TV
2013 Mrs. Pammi Pyarelal Kamini Faujdar Dadi Colors TV
2016 Khulta Kali Khulena Parvati Sadashiv Dalvi (Aaji) Zee Marathi

She has also acted in Zee Horror Show. Recently she appeared in Colors comedy show.


Year Award Category Character Show
2011 Zee Gold Awards Best Actor In A Negative Role(Female) Savita Deshmukh Pavitra Rishta
BIG Television Awards Favorite Teekha Character Savita Deshmukh
2012 Zee Gold Awards Best Actress In A Negative Role (Critics) Savita Deshmukh


Trailers & Videos


Rustom Movie Trailer