Ashwini Bhave (also spelled Ashvini Bhave) is an Indian model and actress known for her work on movies and television series in Hindi and Marathi. Born and raised in India, she now lives in the San Francisco Bay area.
Ashwini Bhave Career
Bhave was first noticed on television in a Hindi science fiction series Antariksh. He later played the main heroine in Marathi movies such as Dhadakebaaz, Ashi Hi Banwa Banwi and Kalat Nakalat in front of the main Marathi movie stars such as Laxmikant Berde, Ashok Saraf, Sachin and Vikram Gokhale.
His career includes more than 40 films with several critically acclaimed performances in films such as Kalat Nakalat, Ahuti, Ashi Hi Banawa Banvi, Bhairavi, Purush and the film Heena by R.K. Productions Subsequently, he starred in other Hindi films such as Meera Ka Mohan, Honeymoon, Sainik and Bandhan. Bhave switched back to television and Marathi cinema. In 1993, he starred in the Kannada film Vishnu-Vijaya directed by Keshu, starring South Indian actor Dr. Vishnuvardhan, Akshay Kumar (his co-star in Sainik), Ashutosh Rana and others. In 1997 he starred in the Kannada film by V. Manohar, Rangenahalliyage Rangada Rangegowda, starring the legendary Kannada star, Ex-MP and the current Karnataka State Housing Minister, Dr. Ambareesh and Ramesh Aravind
Ashwini Bhave Personal life
Bhave graduated with a degree in Philosophy from Ruparel College, Mumbai and a degree in Film and Television from the Academy of the University of Art in San Francisco. Ashwini is married to Kishore Bopardikar, an entrepreneur.  In 2007, she returned as a producer and lead actress in the Marathi Kadachit language film, which was shown in both Maharashtra and the US.