Dipannita Sharma

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Dipannita Sharma
Celebrities at Manish Malhotra - Lilavati Save & Empower Girl Child show (8).jpg
Dipannita Sharma From The Manish Malhotra - Lilavati's 'Save & Empower Girl Child' show
Born Dipannita Sharma
(1976-11-02) 2 November 1976 (age 37)
Duliajan, Assam, India
Alma mater Indraprastha College for Women
Occupation model and actress
Height 5 ft 9 in (1.75 m)
Weight 55 kg
Spouse(s) Dilsher Singh Atwal (2008 - Present)

Dipannita Sharma (Assamese: দীপান্বিতা শৰ্মা) (born 2 November 1976) is an Indian supermodel and an actress.[1] She came into the limelight after making it to the final five of the Miss India 1998 contest. She was also adjudged 'Miss Photogenic' in the same contest. She has walked the ramp for all major designers in the country & for international design houses such as Valentino & Fendi in India.She was the worldwide face of the press campaign for Breguet watches & jewellery for 5 years. She has endorsed & been the face of several skin care brands in India such as garnier, Nivea & Dettol soap. She has also hosted television shows , been a judge on a fashion based show on Mtv - Mtv making the cut & acted in the lead role on a show called Life Nahi Hai Laddoo before making her film debut with the 2002 bollywood film 16 December.

Personal life[edit]

Dipannita was born in the Oil India Limited colony town of Duliajan in Assam. Her father was a doctor in the O.I.L. Hospital. She studied in the Holy Child School Guwahati till her ninth standard, and pursued the rest of her school academics from St. Mary's school, Naharkatia.She later graduated in History from Indraprastha College for Women, Delhi.[2][3]

She is said to have dated actor Abhishek Bachchan but the couple never made their relationship public.[4][5] Dippanita is married to Delhi entrepreneur Dilsher Singh Atwal, a third generation businessman, and who is into his family business of mining,[6] and currently lives in Mumbai, India.

Filmography[edit]

Year Title Role Other notes
2002 16 December Sheeba Nominated – Zee and Screen awards Best Female Debut Award
2004 Dil Vil Pyar Vyar Payal Singh
Asambhav Kinjal
2005 My Brother... Nikhil Leena Gomes
Koi Aap Sa Preeti
2011 Ladies vs Ricky Bahl Raina Parulekar Nominated — (Zee Cine Awards 2012 best supporting actor female category)
2012 Jodi Breakers Maggie
2014 Pizza 2014 movie
2014 Take it easy In production[7]

Television shows[edit]

Serial Channel
Har dil jo love karega Zoom
Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week STAR World
Fear Factor - Khatron Ke Khiladi Colors TV
MTV making the cut MTV India
Piya Kay Ghar Jana Hai Ary Digital

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Dipannita Sharma". Archived from the original on 22 Oct 2007. Retrieved 29 May 2012. 
  2. ^ "Personal Agenda: Dipannita Sharma". Hindustan Times. February 24, 2012. 
  3. ^ "Catching Up With Dazzling Dipannita Sharma". 
  4. ^ "Abhishek and Aishwarya: Love, Set and Match". India Today. January 29, 2007. 
  5. ^ "'Abhishek was never a friend'". The Times of India. April 3, 2007. 
  6. ^ Soumyadipta Banerjee (11 February 2011). "There’s no three-year itch: Dipannita Sharma". DNA. 
  7. ^ "Back with pizzazz". The Hindu. 29 March 2014. Retrieved 4 April 2014. 

External links[edit]

Dipannita Sharma at the Internet Movie Database