Neha Sharma

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Neha Sharma
Neha Sharma at the Promo launch of 'Jayanta Bhai Ki Luv Story' 07.jpg
Born Neha Sharma
(1987-11-21) 21 November 1987 (age 28)
Bhagalpur, Bihar, India[1]
Occupation Actress, model
Years active 2007–present

Neha Sharma (pronounced [nɛːɦaː ʃrmaː] (Hindi: नेहा शर्मा) (Bengali: নেহা শর্মা); born 21 November 1987) is an Indian film actress and model. A native of Bihar, Sharma attended the Mount Carmel School in Bhagalpur and pursued a course in fashion design[2] from the National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT) in New Delhi.[3]

Sharma's first role was in the Telugu film Chirutha, released in 2007. Her first Hindi film was Mohit Suri's Crook, released in 2010.[4] Sharma made a cameo appearance in Kunal Kohli's Teri Meri Kahaani. She was highly appreciated in the semi-hit Kyaa Super Kool Hai Hum.

Early life

Neha Sharma was born on 21 November 1987 in Bhagalpur, Bihar. Her father Ajit Sharma, is a business-man turned politician and MLA of Bhagalpur, of Indian National Congress party. Sharma has campaigned for her father in various elections.[5][6][7] Sharma has three siblings. Sharma confessed being severely asthmatic in childhood and always unwell and weak physically. She also claimed to be completely cured of Asthma with blessing of a family in hyderabad.[8]

Personal life

Her hobbies are cooking, listening to music, reading and dance.[9] Sharma is trained in Indian classical dance form called Kathak. Apart from that she has also learned street hip hop, Latin dancing-salsa, merengue, jive and jazz from Pineapple dance studio, London.[8] She considers Kate Moss as her style inspiration. Sharma also aspires to launch her own clothing label.[10]


Year Film Role Language Notes Release Dates
2007 Chirutha Sanjna Telugu Debut Telugu Film 28 September 2007
2009 Kurradu Hema Telugu 12 November 2009
2010 Crook: It's Good To Be Bad Suhani Hindi Debut Hindi Film 8 October 2010
2012 Teri Meri Kahaani[11] Meera Hindi Special Appearance 22 June 2012
2012 Kyaa Super Kool Hain Hum[12] Simran Hindi 27 July 2012
2013 Jayantabhai Ki Luv Story[13] Simran Hindi 14 February 2013
2013 Yamla Pagla Deewana 2[14] Suman Khanna Hindi 7 June 2013
2014 Youngistaan[15] Anwita Chauhan Hindi 28 March 2014
2016 Hera Pheri 3[16] TBA Hindi Filming
2016 Xuanzang (film)[17] TBA Hindi, Mandarin Post-Production 8 February 2016


  • Placed at fifth in the List of Fastest Rising People (2010) in India. List was published by Google Zeitgeist.[18]
  • Featured at No. 31 in Times of India's 50 Most Desirable Women.[19]
  • Featured at No. 1 in the Times Poll of Hottest Female Debut.[20]
  • Featured at No. 7 on FHM 100 sexiest women in the world.[21]

See also


  1. ^ "Acting and looks don’t help, only box office does: Neha Sharma". Retrieved 18 January 2014. 
  2. ^ Sharma, Neha (9 September 2012). "Neha Sharma Albums". Neha Sharma. Retrieved 9 September 2012. 
  3. ^ Serial kisser arrives in city to promote crook Pooja Kashyap, TNN, Times of India, 2 October 2010
  4. ^ Neha about her debut in Telugu movie and Hindi movie
  5. ^
  6. ^ "Biography: Neha Sharma". Retrieved 12 December 2015. 
  7. ^ Retrieved 12 December 2015.  Missing or empty |title= (help)
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  9. ^ "Crook- It’s Good To Be Bad Hindi Film Actress Neha Sharma Interview". Calcutta Tube. 5 October 2010. Retrieved 13 July 2012. 
  10. ^ Sinha, Seema (5 May 2011). "Neha Sharma reveals her beauty secrets". The Times of India. 
  11. ^ "'Teri Meri Kahaani' is a path breaking film: Kunal Kohli - Movies News News - IBNLive". 23 May 2012. Retrieved 13 July 2012. 
  12. ^ Sarah Jane Dias, Neha Sharma in 'Kya Kool Hai Hum' sequel
  13. ^ Indicine Team (6 July 2012). "Jayanta Bhai Ki Luv Story First Look". Retrieved 25 February 2013. 
  14. ^ "Neha Sharma bags Yamla Pagla Deewana 2". 16 August 2012. Retrieved 25 February 2013. 
  15. ^ "Youngistaan movie review: Jackky Bhagnani, a good lover boy to Neha Sharma, but merely average as a politician". 28 March 2014. Retrieved 28 March 2014. 
  16. ^ "‘Hera Pheri 3′ shooting going full swing in Dubai". 14 April 2015. Retrieved 14 April 2015. 
  17. ^ "India-China ink maiden film co-production deal". 15 May 2015. Retrieved 24 January 2016. 
  18. ^ Google Zeitgeist 2010
  19. ^ Times of India 50 most Desirable Women, 2010.
  20. ^ Hottest Female Debut
  21. ^ August Cover Girl: Neha Sharma[dead link]

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