Friday, 10 July 2020

Anushka Sharma

Anushka Sharma


Anushka Sharma was born in a Brahmin family on 1 May 1988 in Ayodhya, Uttar Pradesh, India. However, she was raised in Bangalore and completed her schooling from Army School. She completed her bachelor and master degree program from Mount Carmel College, Bengaluru. Her father is a native of Uttar Pradesh, while her mother belongs to Garhwal region of Uttarakhand. After her higher education, Anushka moved to Mumbai to make her career in Modelling. She got enrolled at the Elite Model Management and style consultant Prasad Bidapa trained her.Anushka Sharma is an Indian model turned actress and film producer who predominantly works in Hindi film industry. 

Childhood & Early Life:

Anushka Sharma was born on May 1st, 1988, in Ayodhya, Uttar Pradesh, to Colonel Ajay Kumar Sharma, an army officer, and Ashima Sharma, a homemaker. She has an elder brother named Karnesh Sharma who earlier served in the Merchant Navy and is now a film producer.
She grew up in Bangalore where she attended the Army School before receiving a degree in arts from Mount Carmel College. She initially wanted to pursue a career in modeling or journalism, and moved to Mumbai after completing her education to seek modeling opportunities.

Personal Life & Legacy:

Anushka Sharma has been in a relationship with cricketer Virat Kohli since 2013, when they met while shooting for a commercial. Their affair and alleged breakup had been a hot topic for tabloids till the couple finally got married at a private ceremony in Italy on December 11, 2017.


Anushka was born to Army Colonel Ajay Kumar Sharma and homemaker mother Ashima Sharma. His elder brother, Karnesh Sharma is a film producer and earlier he has served in Merchant Navy. In an interview, Anushka Sharma said, “I take pride in saying that I am an army officer’s daughter even more than being an actor.”


Anushka Sharma did her schooling from Army School, Bengaluru and received a degree in Bachelors of Arts (B.A.) at Mount Carmel College, Bengaluru. After graduation, Anushka moved to Mumbai to make a career in modelling and joined the Elite Model Management. Anushka also studied Masters of Economics through correspondence. Anushka Sharma later took up acting classes and auditioned for film roles.


Anushka made her modelling debut at the Lakme Fashion Week for designer Wendell Rodricks’s Les Vamps Show. Since then, she has campaigned for the brands like Silk & Shine, Whisper, Nathella Jewelry, and Fiat Palio.

She made her acting debut in Aditya Chopra’s romantic drama Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi in 2008 with co-actor Shahrukh Khan. Thereafter, she has done many movies like Badmaash Company, Band Baaja Baaraat, Patiala House, Jab Tak Hai Jaan, PK, etc.

Reportedly, in 2014, she was pursuing her Master Degree Program in Economics through correspondence.


Anushka turned vegetarian in 2015. She was named as the “hottest vegetarian of 2015” by PETA.

She drinks alcohol.

She practices meditation regularly.

Anushka is afraid of Lizards.

Anushka and her family is an ardent follower of Anant Dham Atmabodh Ashram in Haridwar. Maharaj Anant Baba is their spiritual guru.

In 2014, Anushka underwent a facial plastic surgery that changed his facial appearance a bit. 

In 2015, she was among The Huffington Post‘s list of “100 most influential women on Twitter.”

She auctioned off her leather jacket, which she wore in the film Jab Tak Hai Jaan, on eBay in December 2014 to help raise funds for the flood-ravaged states like Kashmir and Assam.

She is a huge animal lover. She always takes care of street animals and birds.


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