Anushka Sharma | Biography, Age, Height, Net Worth (2021), Relationship, Family, Education | Indian Actress & Model

Anushka Sharma Biography

About Anushka Sharma

Anushka Sharma is one of the self-made Bollywood actresses and recently a film producer as well. None of the family members had before worked in movies but the brother and sister joined the industry and are doing great. Anushka Sharma was born on the 1st of May 1988 in Ayodhya, Uttar Pradesh. As of May 2020, Anushka is 33 years of age and she is 5 feet and 6 inches in height.

Anushka initially intended to become a model and was working as one before the start of her career as an actress. In 2007, she made her debut as a professional model at the Lakme Fashion Week for designer Wendell Rodricks and was picked to be his finale model at the Spring Summer 2007 Collection. But she found it very difficult to maintain a blank look like a model and discovered that she was born to be an actress. And so she joined acting classes and auditioned for film roles. Finally, in 2008, she made her debut in a romantic drama Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi opposite Shahrukh Khan.

Educational Qualification Background

Anushka’s father was in the army so she had studied in the army school in her earlier life. Once she finished her studies, she joined Mount Carmel College of Bangalore University. She finished and received her degree in Bachelor in Arts. She originally wanted to pursue a career in modeling or journalism and had not thought of becoming an actress. After her graduation, she moved to Mumbai to work further as a model.

Family, Parents, and Siblings

Anushka Sharma was born as the second child to the family after her brother. Her father Ajay Kumar Sharma was the colonel of the army and her mother Ashima Sharma was a homemaker. Her father belonged to Uttar Pradesh while her mother was from Garhwali. And Anushka, as she says, is more proud to be an army officer’s daughter than being an actress. She has an elder brother named Karnesh Sharma who is also a film producer and had earlier served in the Merchant Navy. She was raised and brought up in Bangalore with her own family until she moved to Mumbai.

Anushka Sharma Husband & Children

Even before the start of her career when she was still struggling, Anushka was thought to be dating Joeheb Yusuf, who was also a struggling model who had come to Mumbai from Bangalore. It is believed that when Anushka got a break in her first movie Yusuf had returned to Bangalore and their relationship had gone off soon after. During her career as an actress, she has worked with various male actors in the industry and the media has been curious about her love life as much as anything else.

Anushka Sharma was also seen dating Shahid Kapoor and Ranveer Singh. Ranbir Kapoor had even admitted in the media that they were dating but because of some misunderstandings, they had parted ways but he still missed Anushka. Anushka was also seen together with Arjun Kapoor in cafes and several places but it was believed only to be a publicity stunt. 

Finally, Anushka found the love of her life in the cricketer Virat Kohli who is also the captain of the Indian Cricket Team. The couple attracted abundant media coverage in India during their relationship. The couple finally tied their knots in September of 2013 and are happily married. She gave birth to a daughter named Vamika Kohli on January 11, 2021.

Earnings, Income & Net Worth (2021)

Anushka Sharma has reached this place with her hard work and love for the work she does. She is one the versatile actress playing the shy girl in her first movie or a lunatic in another, she does best in what she attempts which is the reason for her success in the industry. And so the actress rightfully charges around 14 crores per movie she works in.

As of 2021, Anushka is estimated to have a net worth of around 40 million USD. She earns through her work in movies, a lot through brand endorsement deals, appearance in print and video advertisements for several brands like TVs Scooty, Nivea, Elle 18 cosmetics, Bru Coffee, Pantene, etc and her own brand of a clothing line called “Nush”. She has social media accounts having millions of followers like Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram.

She has won 1 Filmfare Award, 3 IIFA awards, and many other glorious awards for her remarkable work in movies. 

Anushka Sharma Biography & Wiki Quick Summary

Name: Anushka Sharma

Country: India

Nationality: Indian

Profession: Indian Actress

Age: 33 years (2021)

Height: 5 feet 6 inches

Birth Place: Ayodhya, Uttar Pradesh, India

Date Of Birth: 1 May 1988

Net Worth (2021): $40 million USD 

Education Qualification: B.A

School: Army School

College: Mount Carmel College 

Father’s Name: Ajay Kumar Sharma

Mother’s Name: Ashima Sharma

Brother’s Name: Karnesh Sharma

Sister’s Name: N/A

Marital Status: Married 

Boyfriend: Joeheb Yusuf, Ranveer Singh, and Shahid Kapoor

Husband: Virat Kohli

Facts: Anushka Sharma is terrified with lizards. She loves animals. And she won the “Hottest Vegetarian Award” by PETA India in 2015. 

Upcoming Movies(2021): Paani and Kaneda

Facebook Account: Yes 

Instagram Account: Yes

Twitter Account: Yes

Wikipedia: Yes


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