Punjabi at the Indian Television Academy Awards 2017
|Born|| (1979-08-13) 13 August 1979
|Years active||1996 - present|
|Netra in Reth
Kiran in Astitva...Ek Prem Kahani
Sindoora in Banoo Main Teri Dulhann
( m. 2003; div. 2013)
Kamya Panjabi is an Indian television actress, who generally plays the vamp or negative characters in Hindi television serials  and is also well known for Standup comedy. She became a contestant on Bigg Boss 7 in 2013.
Panjabi is an actress who has played several roles in Hindi films such as Kaho Naa Pyaar Hai (girl taunting Amisha Patel on the cruise ship), Na Tum Jaano Na Hum (lady in the final wedding scene) and Koi Mil Gaya (one of the inhabitants of the Hill Stations). In 1997, she featured in a music video called Mehndi Mehndi, and was also part of the music video Kala Shah Kala by Anamika. She was also seen in the movies Yaadein (talking to Kareena Kapoor at the cycle race competition), as well as in Phir Bhi Dil Hai Hindustani (as a news reporter). In addition, she was also seen in a Telugu movie titled Maa avida meeda ottu mee avida chala manchidi. (In the movie, Punjabi is seen as Prakash Raj's fiancé in Goa.) In "Priyamaina neeku" Telugu movie appeared in first song "nachenu ra nachenu ra".
Punjabi has played negative roles in Reth as Nethra, Astitva...Ek Prem Kahani as Kiran, Banoo Mein Teri Dulhann as Sindoora Singh (for which she won the award for Best Actor in a Negative Role), Woh Rehne Waali Mehlon Ki as Kamya, and in Amber Dhara as Deepika. Punjabi has also played positive roles in Piya Ka Ghar (TV series) as Simran, Maryada: Lekin Kab Tak as Uttara and Kyun Hota Hai Pyaar as Ramya. She was also seen in Parvarrish as Mandira in Sony TV. She was part of second season of Comedy Circus comedy show on Sony TV, in Nautanki the Comedy theatre and a contestant in Bigg Boss 7 in Colors. In the show, she has been very close to Pratyusha Banerjee. Kamya Punjabi to star in Darr Sabko Lagta Hai.
|2002||Kehta Hai Dil||Karishma Singh||Star Plus|
|2002||Piya Ka Ghar (TV series)||Simran||Zee TV|
|2002||Kyun Hota Hai Pyar (TV series)||Ramya||Star Plus|
|2005-2007||Woh Rehne Waali Mehlon Ki||Kamya Parashar||Sahara One|
|2006-2009||Banoo Main Teri Dulhann||Sindoora Pratap Singh||Zee TV Lead Antagonist|
|2007||Amber Dhara||Deepika||Sony TV|
|2009||Jeet Jayenge Hum||Devyani||Sony TV|
|2009||Naaginn - Waadon Ki Agniparikshaa||Naaginn (Special appearance)||Zee TV|
|2010-2012||Maryada: Lekin Kab Tak?||Uttara||Star Plus|
|2012||Parvarrish||Mandira Bhagat||Sony TV|
|2013-2015||Doli Armaano Ki||Damini Anirudh Sinha||Zee TV|
|2014||The Adventures of Hatim||Rihana||Life OK|
|2015||Killerr Karaoke Atka Toh Latkah||Herself||&TV|
|2016||Darr Sabko Lagta Hai (episode twenty two)||Vidhya||&TV|
|2016–present||Shakti — Astitva Ke Ehsaas Ki||Preeto Harak Singh||Colors TV|
|2008||Comedy Circus||Contestant||Sony TV|
|2013||Nautanki the Comedy theatre||Standup comedy||Colors TV|
|2013||Bigg Boss 7||Contestant||Colors TV|
|2014||Bigg Boss 8||Herself/Guest||Colors TV|
|2014-15||Box Cricket League||Contestant||Sony TV|
|2015||Bigg Boss 9||Herself/Guest||Colors TV|
|2016||Box Cricket League (season 2)||Contestant||Colors TV|
|2016||Comedy Nights Bachao||Herself||Colors TV|
|2016||Bigg Boss 10||Herself||Colors TV|
|2018||Bigg Boss 12||Herself/Guest||Colors TV|
Awards and nominations
|2007||Indian Telly Awards||Best Actor in a Negative Role (Female)||Banoo Main Teri Dulhann||Sindoora Pratap Singh||Won|
|2011||Star Parivaar Awards||Most Stylish Sadasya (Female)||Maryada: Lekin Kab Tak?||Uttara|
|2012||Indian Telly Awards||Best Actress in a Supporting Role (Jury)|
|2014||Lions Gold Awards||Appreciation Award||Bigg Boss 7||Herself||Won|
- Koi Mil Gaya. "Kamya Panjabi Movies, Biography, News, Photos, Videos & Awards | FilmiBeat". Entertainment.oneindia.in. Retrieved 22 April 2018.
- Colors (18 April 2018). "Aapkacolors | Colors TV US Website: Aapkacolors, Colors TV Shows, Photos, News, Promo videos". Colors.in.com. Retrieved 22 April 2018.
- "Kamya Panjabi goes bare back to support Ekta Kapoor for her film Lipstick Under My Burkha".
- Kamya Punjabi does a balancing act
- "HugeDomains.com - RadioSargam.com is for sale". Radio Sargam. Retrieved 22 April 2018.
- "Kamya Punjabi to star in 'Darr Sabko Lagta Hai'". TOI. 8 January 2016. Retrieved 9 January 2016.