Aamna Sharif

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Aamna Shariff Kapoor
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Aamna Shariff at Hira Manek's International Diamond Day
Born (1982-07-16) 16 July 1982 (age 32)
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Nationality Indian
Other names Kashish
Occupation Actress
Years active 2003–present
Spouse(s) Amit Kapoor (27 December 2013 – present)[1]

Aamna Shariff (born 16 July 1982)[2] is an Indian actress who appears in Hindi TV shows and Bollywood films.[3]

Personal life[edit]

She was born on 16 July 1982 in Mumbai, Maharashtra to an Indian father and Persian-Bahraini mother. She studied at St. Anne's High School, Bandra.

After dating almost for a year Aamna Sharif married her film distributor-turned-producer boyfriend Amit Kapoor on 27 December 2013.[4][5]


Modeling career[edit]

When Sharif was in her second year of college, she began receiving modelling offers for brands such as Close-Up Toothpaste, Beetel Mobile phones, Emami Cosmetic Cream, Clearasil Skin Cream, Nescafe and many others. Up till now, she has done more than fifty ads.She also appeared in Kumar Sanu's "Dil Ka Alam Main Kya Bataun Tujhe" music video as well Falguni Pathak's "Yeh Kisne Jadoo Kiya," Abhijeet's "Chalney Lagin Hain Hawain," Daler Mehndi's "Eh Le 100 Rupiya" and Shael's "Nachana Kamal Tera."

Television career[edit]

Shariff made her acting debut in the daily Kahiin To Hoga where she played the protagonist.The show was a major success and is one of the most successful shows in Star Plus history, ranking #5 on Star Plus's top 10 shows of all time. Most of the credit for the show's success goes to the sizzling chemistry between Aamna Shariff and her co-star Rajeev Khandelwal.She returned to acting on TV after six years, playing the lead role in SET India's serial "Hongey Judaa Na Hum" with co-star Raqesh Vashisth. This show ended on 20 March 2013 due to low TRPs.

Film career[edit]

Aamna Sharif on sets of 'Aao Wish Karein' in 2009

Shariff made her film debut in the 2009 Bollywood film Aloo Chaat opposite Aftab Shivdasani. She appeared in another film that same year with Shivdasani again, called Aao Wish Karein. Her latest film is Ek Villain directed by Mohit Suri.

She is the brand ambassador of "Wheel Detergent" with Salman Khan, "Sweet Dreams", "Kangan Fashion Jewellery", "Gem and Jewellery Creation", "Dressline" and "Bharatplaza".


Year(s) Serial Character Channel Notes
2003–07 Kahiin to Hoga Kashish Garewal Star Plus Female Protagonist
2012–13 Hongey Judaa Na Hum Muskaan Mishra Sony TV Female Protagonist
2013 Ek Thhi Naayika Raziya Life OK A mini series for promotion of Ek Thi Daayan
Along with Smriti Irani, Sakshi Tanwar, Shweta Tiwari,
Mauli Ganguly,Ankita Lokhande, Kritika Kamra and Pooja Gaur.


Year Film Role Notes
2009 Aloo Chaat Aamna Debut Film
2009 Aao Wish Karein Mitika
2011 Shakal Pe Mat Ja Amina
2014 Ek Villain Sulochana Opposite Riteish Deshmukh

Awards & Nominations[edit]

Year Award Category Show Result
2004 Star Parivaar Awards Favourite Behen Kahiin to Hoga Won
Favourite Jodi
Along with Rajeev Khandelwal
4th Indian Telly Awards Best Fresh New Face (Female) Won
Best Onscreen Couple
Along with Rajeev Khandelwal
Best Actor (Female) Nominated
2005 Star Parivaar Awards Favourite Patni Won
5th Indian Telly Awards Logitech Style Icon of the Year (Female) Won
Best Actor (Female) Nominated
2006 Star Parivaar Awards Favourite Behen Won
6th Indian Telly Awards Logitech Style Icon of the Year (Female) Won
Best Actor (Female) Won
2013 19th Lions Gold Awards Favorite Comeback on Television Hongey Judaa Na Hum Won

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