Name: Anushka Sharma
Nick name: Anu, Nushie
Date of Birth: 01 May, 1988
Place of Birth: Bangalore
Height: 5 feet 9 inch
Zodiac Sign: Taurus
Hair Color: Dark brown
Eye Color: Hazel
Education Qualification: Graduated with specialization from Mount Carmel College, Bangalore
Father’s Name: Ajay Kumar Sharma (Army officer)
Mother’s Name: Ashima Sharma (Housewife)
Brother’s Name: Karnesh (Merchant Navy)
Debut movie: Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi
Latest movies: Badmaas Company, Band Baaja Baaraat, Patiala House, Ladies Vs Ricky Behl
Favorite Color: Black
Favorite food: Butter chicken & sea foods
Favorite hobbies: Dancing, Music and reading books
IIFA Award for Best Actress: Band Baaja Baaraat
Best female debut: Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi
Best actress in a leading role: Band Baaja Baaraat
Before coming in acting industry, Anushka Sharma wanted to make her name in modelling world. She began her modelling career at the Lakme Faishion Week. Anushka Sharma has also done campaigns for Fiat Palio, Silk & Shine, Whisper and Nathella Jewelry.
Anushka Sharma signed her first movie Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi opposite Shahrukh Khan in 2008. Her performance was praised by critics in movie Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi.
It was said that Anushka Sharma gave confident performance in the movie Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi. It is no small achievement to share screen space with an actor of the caliber of Shahrukh Khan. And Anushka managed it very well from start to end.
Her second film Badmaash Company opposite to Shahid Kapoor also received many compliments. Her and Shahid Kapoor awesome hot chemistry was the highlights point for this movie. In 2010, Anushka Sharma signed her third film Band Baaja Baaraat opposite Ranveer Singh.
In the movie Band Baaja Baaraat, Anushka Sharam played a middle class Delhi- Punjabi girl. For her best performance in BBB, Anushka Sharma nominated for Filmfare Award for Best Actress. Later, Anushka Sharma signed Patiala House in 2011. Though the film has not done very good at the box-office, performance of Anushka sharma is being praised. Ladies Vs Ricky Behl was the last movie of Anushka Sharama for the year 2011. In the movie, Anushka Sharma again paired with Ranveer Singh.