Kubbra Sait

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Kubbra Sait
Born (1983-07-27) 27 July 1983 (age 35)
Occupation
Years active2010-present
Parent(s)Zakariah Sait
Yasmin Sait
RelativesDanish Sait (brother) Tanveer Sait (uncle)
Websitekubbrasait.com

Kubbra Sait is an Indian actress,[1] TV Host and model who has appeared in films like Sultan, Ready and City Of Life. She plays Kuckoo in Netflix India’s first original show Sacred Games.

Early life and career[edit]

Kubbra Sait was born on 27 July 1983 in Bangalore to Zakariah Sait and Yasmin Sait. Her younger brother Danish Sait is a radio jockey and television host. In 2005, she moved to Dubai after her graduation from National Institute of Information & Management Sciences, Bangalore. She started hosting shows when she was about thirteen years old. Kubbra started her career as an accounts manager with Microsoft in Dubai before pursuing her career in the entertainment industry. She is a winner of the India's Best female Emcee Award in 2013.[2] She also won Miss Personality in Miss India Worldwide Beauty Pageant in 2009. Kubbra was praised for her role as a transgender woman named Kukoo in the Netflix show Sacred Games.[3]

Kubbra also played a supporting role in Gully Boy, directed by Zoya Akhtar released on 14th February 2019.[4]

Filmography[edit]

Films[edit]

Year Title Role Director Notes Ref.
2011 Ready Sunaina Anees Bazmee
2012 Jodi Breakers Vinita Ashwini Chaudhary [5]
2015 I Love NY Vidya Saxena Radhika Rao, Vinay Sapru [6]
2016 Sultan Herself (Anchor) Ali Abbas Zafar
2019 Gully Boy Scarlett Zoya Akhtar [7]
2019 Dolly Kitty Aur Woh Chamakte Sitare TBA Alankrita Shrivastava [8]

Television[edit]

Year Title Role Network Notes Ref.
2017 Going Viral Pvt. Ltd. Natasha Amazon Prime [9][10][11]
2018 Fourplay Brinda Alt Balaji [12][13]
2018 Sacred Games Kuckoo Netflix [14][15]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Lucky break for Kubbra Sait in Zoya Akhtar's Gully Boy". Mumbai Mirror. Retrieved 2018-07-08.
  2. ^ "Netflix's Sacred Games: Who is Kubbra Sait?". The Indian Express. 2018-07-08. Retrieved 2018-07-08.
  3. ^ "Kubbra Sait, who is stealing the limelight as Cuckoo in Saif Ali Khan-starrer Sacred Games - see photos". Retrieved 2018-07-08.
  4. ^ Mitchell, Molli (8 July 2018). "Sacred Games on Netflix: Who is Kubbra Sait? Who is the actress that plays Cuckoo?".
  5. ^ "Kubra Sait gears up for Bollywood". The Times of India.
  6. ^ "Why is Kubra upset?". The Tribune.
  7. ^ "Lucky break for Kubra Sait in Zoya Akhtar's Gully Boy". Mumbai Mirror.
  8. ^ Kubbra Sait joins cast of Dolly Kitty Aur Woh Chamakte Sitare, starring Bhumi Pednekar, Konkona Sen Sharma
  9. ^ "Kubbra joins Kunal Roy Kapur in 'Going Viral…'". The Statesman.
  10. ^ "Anuvab Pal takes on the virality of things with going Viral Pvt. Ltd". The Telegraph.
  11. ^ "SULTAN actress joins Kunaal Roy Kapur in 'Going Viral pvt Ltd'". Glamsham.
  12. ^ "Alt Balaji announces new series called Fourplay". The Times of India.
  13. ^ "Fourplay: Ekta Kapoor's new web series is a comic take on infidelity". The Indian Express.
  14. ^ "Netflix's Sacred Games: Who is Kubbra Sait?". The Indian Express.
  15. ^ "Anurag Kashyap made me shoot for the nude scene 7 times in Sacred Games, says Kubra Sait". Hindustan Times.

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