Bollywood Film Actress Anushka Sharma at The Wolf of Wall Street Screening - Exclusive HD Candid Photographs in Mini Gown...
Born: May 1, 1988 (age 25), Ayodhya, Uttar Pradesh, India
Height: 1.75 m
Upcoming movie: Peekay
Siblings: Karnesh Sharma
Parents: Ajay Kumar Sharma, Ashima Sharma
Occupation: Actress, model
Anushka Sharma, born on 1st May 1988 is an Indian film actress and model who appears in Hindi films. Sharma's father, Col. Ajay Kumar Sharma, is an army officer and her mother Ashima Sharma is a housewife. She has an elder brother named Karnesh, who is in the Merchant Navy. She studied in Army School and graduated with specialization in arts from Mount Carmel College, Bangalore. She later moved to Mumbai to further pursue her modelling career, where she currently resides.
In 2008, she was signed by Aditya Chopra for a three-film contract with Yash Raj Films and consequently made her acting debut in Chopra's Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi. She later received critical acclaim for her role as an ambitious wedding planner in the 2010 romantic comedy Band Baaja Baaraat. Both films earned her Best Actress nominations at the Filmfare Awards. Sharma later gathered critical appreciation for her performance in the 2012 romantic drama Jab Tak Hai Jaan, which earned her the Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actress. Due to these prime achievements, Sharma has often been noted as one of the most promising contemporary actresses of Hindi cinema.