Neha Bajpai is an Indian actress who is best known for being the wife of Manoj Bajpayee.In 1998, she appeared in the Bollywood film Kareeb alongside Bobby Deol in which she played the role of Neha. Neha Bajpai in a still from the Bollywood film Kareeb.In the same year, she met Manoj Bajpayee at the premiere of the Bollywood film Satya, and soon, they became good friends with each other. In an interview, Shabana said, Manoj and I have known each other for 10 years. I met him right after Kareeb was released. And since then weve been together. Were individuals and yet a compatible couple..After dating each other for almost eight years, they decided to get married, and on 23 February 2006, they got married to each other. In an interview, she said, Manoj and I understand each other well. We do not mix our professional and personal lives. We have a very healthy relationship..In an interview, she revealed that she and Manoj didnt like to attend parties or social gatherings. She said, Manoj and I dont need to socialise or go out to feel happy. We share long evenings of tea, silences and warm vibes right in our house. Nothing gives us more joy than to be together in our house..Shabana Raza is also known as Neha, which is the name of her character in the 1998 Bollywood film Kareeb, and since then, because the Google search shows her name as Neha, she has been popular by the name Neha. In an interview, while talking about this, she said, I was never Neha. I was always Shabana. I was forced into changing my name too. I was not okay with it at all. My parents proudly named me Shabana. There was no need to change it, but nobody listened to me. I have matured a lot since I entered the industry. I was very apprehensive about everything before but I understand better now..In 2013, she appeared in Sanjay Guptas film Alibaug in which her characters name was named after her real name, Shabana Raza. In an interview, she talked about this. She said, That is why working with Sanjay and the whole team of Alibaug has been the best experience of my life. I told Sanjay that I want to go with my real name, and he was okay with it. I had lost my identity and now, I got it back..In 1999, she appeared in the Bollywood film Hogi Pyaar Ki Jeet alongside Ajay Devgan in which she played the role of Meena Singh. Neha Bajpai in a still from the film Hogi Pyaar Ki Jeet.In 2000, she played the role of Shehnaz in the Bollywood film Fiza alongside Hrithik Roshan. Neha Bajpai in a still from Fiza.In 2001, she played the role of Antara Pandit in the Bollywood film Ehsaas: The Feeling alongside Suniel Shetty.