Eva Celia

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Eva Celia Lesmana
Born (1992-09-21) September 21, 1992 (age 26)
Jakarta, Indonesia
Other namesEva Celia
OccupationActor, musician

Eva Celia Lesmana (performing as Eva Celia) is an Indonesian actress and singer.[1]

The daughter of actress Sophia Latjuba and musician Indra Lesmana, Celia was born in Jakarta, Indonesia on September 21, 1992.[2]

Acting[edit]

Celia performed in several television soap operas.[3] She performed in Sherina as Sherina,[4] played the role of Juwita in Juwita Jadi Putri,[4] and as Siska in Sentuh Hatiku.[2][4]

She made her film acting debut in 2008, in the horror film Takut: Faces of Fear.[5][6] She went on to perform in Jamila and the President (2009) as the young Jamila,[5] Adriana (2013) as Adriana, and The Golden Cane Warrior (2014).[5]

In 2015, she produced a short film called Biang.[5]

Celia has also appeared in advertisements for GIV, Tolak Angin Anak, RexonaTeen, Suzuki Karimun Estilo, Emeron, and the Samsung Galaxy A8.[2][7]

Music[edit]

Celia is a jazz singer-songwriter, guitarist, and lyricist.[2][6][8] As the daughter of a well-known musician, she says that she was influenced by the music she heard at home growing up, even though she was never pressured by her father to pursue music.[2]

She released her first singles, "Reason" and "Against Time," in 2015.[8] She followed up the next year with her first album, And So It Begins. Performers on the album included Indra Lesmana, Aldhan Prasatya, Demas Narawangsa, and Tendra, and members of Snarky Puppy.

In 2016, she was nominated for "Penyanyi Solo Pria/Wanita Soul/R&B/Urban Terbaik" in the Indonesian Music Awards.[citation needed]

In 2017, she received nominations for both Album of the Year and Female Singer of the Year at the Indonesian Choice Awards.[9][10]

Her early public performances included Java Jazz 2013, where she performed with her father, Indra Lesmana. In 2017, she performed as part of "3 Stories, 1 Room," a tour of six Indonesian cities with musicians Kunto Aji and Jordi Waelauruw.[11]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "About". Eva Celia. Retrieved November 17, 2018.
  2. ^ a b c d e "Profil Eva Celia". VIVA (in Indonesian). October 26, 2017. Retrieved November 17, 2018.
  3. ^ "Against Time". Sonic Hits.
  4. ^ a b c "Biodata Aktris Cantik Eva Celia Terbaru dan Lengkap". Infokanlah.com. Retrieved November 17, 2018.
  5. ^ a b c d "Eva Celia Latjuba". IMDb. Retrieved November 17, 2018.
  6. ^ a b "Eva Celia vs Sherina, Siapa Musisi Sekaligus Aktris Laga Favoritmu?". kumparan (in Indonesian). Retrieved November 17, 2018.
  7. ^ "Samsung Indonesia: Galaxy A8 | A8+ The Next Eva Celia". Mobile Arena. March 6, 2018. Retrieved November 17, 2018.
  8. ^ a b "Eva Celia announces new album, And So It Begins". Bandwagon. September 15, 2016. Retrieved November 17, 2018.
  9. ^ Ernawati, Jujuk (May 21, 2017). "Tulus winning two categories in 2017 Indonesian Choice Awards". Viva. Retrieved May 21, 2017.
  10. ^ Putri, Adira (April 26, 2017). "This is list nominees of 2017 Indonesian Choice Awards". TabloidBintang. Retrieved May 21, 2017.
  11. ^ "'3 Cerita, 1 Ruang' Selesaikan Tur di Jakarta". kumparan (in Indonesian). Retrieved November 17, 2018.