Mr. Siddharth P Malhotra of Cinevista Limited quoted: “We decided to call Nia in for an audition and the minute she started auditioning…I knew we had found our Manvi! “ That says it all what Nia was meant to play, this particular role captured the hearts & made a mark with her most amazing performance in the superhit show ‘Ek Hazaaron Mein Meri Behna Hai’ which aired from 3 October 2011 to 13 September 2013 on Star Plus. This show still holds a lot of fond memories in people’s hearts and people look forward to seeing a season 2 of this show. EHMMBH was primarily based on the relationship of two sisters, Jeevika played by Krystle D’Souza and the younger sister Maanvi played by Nia. Maanvi Chaudhary is remembered for her bubbly nature, her cuteness and her positivity towards life. This is one of the best characters that Nia has played so far in her career. She played Maanvi the younger sister of Jeevika who was carefree, immensely lovable, endearing, outspoken & who loved her sister immensely. The most beautifully woven tale of two sisters and the portrayal of emotions hooked the people to watch this show. And Maanvi became the house hold name because Nia brought life to the character. The story took serious turn when Maanvi was diagnosed of cancer in the show.
A title ‘Desh Ki Dhadkan’ that she won because of her passion & dedication to play the character so finely. Nia Sharma is the first ever television actress who choose to be shown bald on national TV as the character demanded due to the side effects of chemotherapy. In today’s world where beauty and looks are considered to be so important, Nia did not care about this at all. This show had tons of highly emotional scenes and tremendous scope to various shades of Maanvi’s character like playing a sister or portraying a girl in love or being shown as a wife. Nia managed to leave an everlasting impression on viewer’s minds and hearts. Maanvi’s rawness and madness was magic to watch onscreen.
While playing Maanvi, Nia received much deserved recognition and appreciation from the well-known stars of B-town and priceless fans. Ek Hazaaron Mein Meri Behna Hai hold pivotal stand in Nia’s career, life and her fans heart, it was a show and character that people will always remember – hamesha aur hamesha ke baad bhi.