Adah Sharma

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Adah Sharma
Adah Sharma hundred hearts ccl.jpg
Sharma at the CCL Hundred Hearts charity dinner in January 2015
Born (1989-05-11) 11 May 1989 (age 25)[1]
Palakkad District, Kerala
Nationality Indian
Occupation Actress
Years active 2008–present
Religion Hinduism

Adah Sharma (born 11 May 1989) is a Bollywood actress. Her debut film 1920, directed by Vikram Bhatt, was a box office success for which she garnered favourable reviews for her performance.[2][3]

Early life and education[edit]

Adah was born in Palakkad district Kerala. Her father was a captain in the merchant navy and mother is a dancer. Adah did her schooling from Auxilium Convent in Pali hill where she also lives.[4][5] She later graduated from Mumbai University with a degree in psychology.[6] She is a gymnast and is currently completing her graduation in Kathak from Gopi Krishna’s Dance Academy.[4]


Sharma made her cinematic debut with 1920. She made her Tollywood debut with the film Heart Attack starring opposite Nithiin. She also played a supporting role in the 2014 Hindi movie, Hasee Toh Phasee. she also signed telugu movie S/O Satyamurthy with Trivikram Srinivas which have Allu Arjun in the lead. She acted along with two other actresses Nithya Menon and Samantha Ruth Prabhu, in this film. In 2015, she starred alongside Puneeth Rajkumar in the Kannada movie Dheera Rana Vikrama.


Sharma's acting in the film 1920 earned her enthusiastic reviews from Bollywood film critic Taran Adarsh praising her performance saying "Adah gets the meatier part and she takes to it like a fish takes to water. She's excellent!"[2] while Times of India's Nikhat Kazmi commented ".[3][7]


Films that have not yet been released Denotes films that have not yet been released
Year Film Role Language Notes
2008 1920 Lisa Singh Rathod Hindi Nominated — Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut
2011 Phhir Disha Hindi
2013 Hum Hai Raahi Car Ke Priyanka Lalvani Hindi
2014 Hasee Toh Phasee Karishma Solanki Hindi
2014 Heart Attack Hayaati Telugu
2014 Pukaar Arthi Hindi TV Mini-Series on Life OK
2015 S/O Satyamurthy Pallavi Telugu
2015 Dheera Rana Vikrama Paaru Kannada
2015 Garam unknown Telugu Filming

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Adah Sharma | Adah Sharma Latest News, Biography, Photos, Videos, Wiki, Forum". 1989-05-11. Archived from the original on 2013-09-21. Retrieved 2013-03-20. 
  2. ^ a b "Movie Review: 1920 | : Entertainment news, movie, music and fashion reviews". Retrieved 2013-03-20. 
  3. ^ a b Nikhat Kazmi, TNN Sep 12, 2008, 10.26pm IST (2008-09-12). "1920 - Times Of India". Retrieved 2013-03-20. 
  4. ^ a b "Adah Sharma Biography". One India. Retrieved 23 March 2014. 
  5. ^ "Adah Sharma Gorgeous Photoshoot Gallery". Actressfoto. Retrieved 23 July 2014. 
  6. ^ "Adah Sharma walks the Ramp". Bollyone. Retrieved 23 March 2014. 
  7. ^ Adah Sharma

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