Actress Mita Vashisht is known for playing a wide range of television roles. She was born on 2 November 1967 in Pune, Maharashtra to Captain Rajeshwar Dutt Vashisht, who retired as a colonel from the Indian Army, and Meenakshi Mehta Vashisht, a teacher and a singer. Mita started her journey as an actor and also worked in theatre as an actress and director. She even played a key role in Ekta Kapoor's Kahani Ghar Ghar ki, Suvreen Guggal, Kaala Teeka, Jodha Akbar and many more shows. She was even seen in movies like Var Var Vari, Chandni, Tarpan, Dil Se.., Taal, Ghulam, Pitaah, Oops!, Phir Milenge, Youngistaan, Kaagaz, Chhorii and many more.