Professional Chef, Norman, Gets Married After Nine Years of Courtship


Norman How, living in China, is not associated with the film or TV industry. He is a professional chef and runs a restaurant in India. He and his longtime girlfriend were dating each other since 2009. His wife, however, does not intend to settle in China after their marriage.

She is an Indian actress, working actively in Hindi television, studied at St. Anne’s High School, received three Star Parivaar Awards for portraying the role of Radhika “Baby” Thakkar, a physically handicapped young girl, in the popular TV series Baa Bahoo Aur Baby.

Meet Benaf Dadachanji, 31, professionally active as an actress since 1996.

Benaf started her career in show business with various ad films. She has appeared in Santosh Sivan directed Hindi film Halo (1995) as Shasha and in the film China Gate (1998) as Lali. She won the Special Jury Award at the 43rd National Film Awards for Halo. She later started her career in Hindi TV industry playing various roles in popular serials like Baa Bahu aur Baby, Jhansi Ki Rani and Choti Bahu 2. Since May 2012 she appears as Paulomi in Byah Hamari Bahu Ka.

‘Yeh Moh Moh Ke Dhaage’ was a popular Indian TV serial on Sony TV in 2017.

Norman and Benaf Dadabandji married in a secret way without letting the world know. But, last Friday night Benaf and Norman hosted a grand reception in Mumbai, which saw several TV Celebs like Rakesh Bapat, Riddhi Dogra, Sharad Kelkar and Kirti Kelkar in attendance.

Their wedding pictures show Norman in a black suit, while his wife in a an off-shoulder gown.

In a conversation with media, Benaf confirmed the marriage, saying, “After nine years of courtship, we decided to get married and we are feeling very fine now. These nine years passed so swiftly that we didn’t realise and I think that the coming years will also be like this.”

Will she shift abroad?

“No, never,”Benaf said, ”I will stay here and stay connected with the TV industry.”