Kritika Kamra

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Kritika Kamra
Kritika Kamra at Premiere of 'Ugly'.JPG
Kamra in 2016
Born (1988-10-25) 25 October 1988 (age 31)[1][2]
NationalityIndian
Occupation
  • Actress
  • model
Years active2007–present

Kritika Kamra (pronounced [krɪʈʰɪkaː kaːmraː]; born 25 October 1988) is an Indian film and television actress.[3]

Kritika is known for playing Arohi in television shows Kitani Mohabbat Hai, Dr. Nidhi in Kuch Toh Log Kahenge, Ananya in Reporters and Chandrakanta in Prem Ya Paheli - Chandrakanta. In 2014 she participated in the dance reality show Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa.

Kamra made her Bollywood debut in 2018 with Mitron.[4]

Early life[edit]

Kritika was born in Bareilly, Uttar Pradesh[5] and grew up in her hometown Ashoknagar, Madhya Pradesh.[citation needed] She did her early schooling at Anand Primary School, Sukhpur, where her father is a dentist and mother a nutritionist and an educationist in Shri Anandpur Trust Charitable Hospital, Ashoknagar. She also briefly attended Tara Sadan Sr. Secondary school, Ashoknagar, M.P. She completed her middle school from St. Joseph's Senior Secondary School, Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh and then pursued secondary and higher secondary studies at Delhi Public School, New Delhi.[6][7][8] She then went on to study fashion at National Institute of Fashion Technology but dropped out after her first year, as she was cast for Yahan Ke Hum Sikandar.[9]

Filmography[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2018 Mitron Avni Bollywood Debut, Female Lead

Web ventures[edit]

Year Project Name Project Type Role Ref(s)
2015 Best Girlfriend Short film Sonali [10]
2015 Dry Dreams Short film Unnamed [11]
2016 Friend Zoned Company boss [12]
2016 White Shirt Short film Vani [13]
2017 Mera Jahan Music video Unnamed [14]
2019 Hai Pyaar Kya Music video Unnamed

Television[edit]

Year Show Role Notes Ref(s)
2007–08 Yahaan Ke Hum Sikander Arshiya [15]
2009 Kitani Mohabbat Hai Arohi Sharma [16]
2009–10 Pyaar Ka Bandhan Kajol Das/Pratiksha Das [17]
2010 Zara Nachke Dikha Contestant [18]
Ganga Kii Dheej Geeta
2010–11 Kitani Mohabbat Hai 2 Arohi Kashyap Tara Ahluwalia [19]
2011–13 Kuch Toh Log Kahenge Dr. Nidhi Verma [20]
2012–13 V The Serial Kritika Kamra Cameo [21]
2013 Ek Thhi Naayka Veera Episode 15 & 16 [22]
2014 Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 7 Contestant Eliminated 3rd week - 29 June 2014 [23]
2015 MTV Webbed 2 Host [24]
Reporters Ananya Kashyap [25]
2016 I Don't Watch TV herself Web series [26]
2017 Prem Ya Paheli - Chandrakanta Princess Chandrakanta [27]
2019 Khatra Khatra Khatra Herself Guest [28]

Awards and nominations[edit]

Year Work Award Category Result
2009 Kitani Mohabbat Hai Indian Telly Awards Popular Fresh New Face (Female) Won[29]
2012 Kuch Toh Log Kahenge Won[30]
2015 Reporters Lions Gold Award Best Onscreen Couple (along with Rajeev Khandelwal) Nominated[31]
2017 Prem Ya Paheli - Chandrakanta Indian Telly Awards Best Actress in a Lead Role Nominated[32]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "TV actors and their birthday bash pictures". The Times of India. 17 August 2015.
  2. ^ "Kritika Kamra chooses Game Of Thrones cosplay for her birthday bash".
  3. ^ "Kritika Kamra: I don't enjoy saas-bahu dramas". The Times of India.
  4. ^ "Telly queen Kritika Kamra talks about making her Bollywood debut with Mitron". Time Now.
  5. ^ Chakraborty, Debashish (25 October 2019). "Kritika Kamra: Kritika Kamra latest photos, Style, Fashion Trends photos pics: These glamour-defining shots of the Mitron actress will melt your heart for good | Entertainment News". www.timesnownews.com. Retrieved 14 February 2020.
  6. ^ "Born in Uttar Pradesh, Kritika completed her High school and higher secondary schooling from Delhi Public School, Vasant Kunj, New Delhi".
  7. ^ "Kritika Kamra: Kanpur feels like home". The Times of India.
  8. ^ "Know more about Kritika Kamra #JDJ 7". Colors.
  9. ^ "You can call it my first major show". Hindustan Times.
  10. ^ "The Internet success of Kritika-Vikrant's Best Girlfriend to set a series rolling". The Times of India.
  11. ^ "Watch: Kritika Kamra kills Barun Sobti for water".
  12. ^ "A twisted tale". The Hindu. 12 February 2016.
  13. ^ "Kunal Kapoor and Kritika Kamra to feature in Short film 'White Shirt'". mid-day. 24 June 2016. Retrieved 14 February 2020.
  14. ^ "Watch: Chandrakanta actress Kritika Kamra stars in a music video - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 14 February 2020.
  15. ^ "I hardly get time for myself: Kritika Kamra". The Times of India.
  16. ^ "It's showtime, folks!". The Times of India.
  17. ^ "Balaji Telefilms Limited : Television, Motion Pictures".
  18. ^ "I'm On A Break From Fiction: Kritika". indiatimes.com. 15 April 2014.
  19. ^ "Imagine to bring season 2 of Kitani Mohabbat Hai".
  20. ^ "Meet Kuch Toh Log Kahenge's Dr Nidhi Varma". Rediff. 5 October 2011.
  21. ^ "Chose to stay away from The Serial: Kritika Kamra". The Times of India.
  22. ^ "'Ek Thi Daayan' scared 'nayika' Kritika Kamra". Zee News. 22 April 2013.
  23. ^ "Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 7 to be tougher this season". dna. 26 May 2014.
  24. ^ "Kritika Kamra will anchor MTV Webbed". The Indian Express. 4 April 2014.
  25. ^ "Kritika Kamra: I'm not a damsel in distress, but a strong, opinionated woman". The Times of India.
  26. ^ "Trailer of 'I Don't Watch TV' web series launched – Watch it here". Zee News. 15 February 2016.
  27. ^ "Kritika Kamra: My role in Chandrakanta is neither spineless nor 'a bechari'". The Times of India. Retrieved 24 February 2017.
  28. ^ "Kritika Kamra and Jubin Nautiyal on Colors' Khatra Khatra Khatra". Iwmbuzz.com. Retrieved 31 July 2019.
  29. ^ "2009 nominations". Archived from the original on 15 January 2016. Retrieved 17 February 2016.
  30. ^ "Telly awards 2012 Jury Awards winners". Retrieved 14 February 2020.
  31. ^ "Indian Telly Awards 2015 - Nominees". Archived from the original on 14 September 2015. Retrieved 17 February 2016.
  32. ^ "ITA Nominations". Indian Telly Awards.

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