Nia Sharma

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Nia Sharma
Nia Sharma at Tellychakkar's bash.jpg
Neha Sharma

Years active2010—present

Nia Sharma is an Indian television actress.[1] Sharma is known for portraying the lead roles of Anu in Star Plus's Kaali - Ek Agnipariksha, Manvi in Star Plus's Ek Hazaaron Mein Meri Behna Hai[2][3] and Roshni in Zee TV's Jamai Raja.[4][5] She has also been a contestant in Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi in 2017 and ended being amongst the top 5 finalists. Currently, she is portraying the role of Aarohi in Colors TV's Ishq Mein Marjawan.

Sharma shot to popularity with the web series Twisted. She was ranked second in the Top 50 Sexiest Asian Women 2017 list published by British-based Eastern Eye newspaper. Sharma was ranked third in 2016.[6][7]

Personal life[edit]

Her real name is Neha Sharma but she changed as she found it common. She is the youngest child of their family. She has one elder brother. She is very close to her mother who is like her best friend.[8] Sharma was ranked No. 3 in 2016 and No. 2 in 2017 in the Top 50 Sexiest Asian Women List by British-based Eastern Eye newspaper.[6][7]


Nia Sharma began her television career on the serial Kaali- Ek Agnipariksha and Ishq Mein Marjawan Nia made her next move with the serial Behnein. Later, played a cameo role in the reality show The Player. In 2011 Nia played female Lead role Maanvi in Ek Hazaaron Mein Meri Behna Hai, a layered character with a range of emotions from drama to comedy to emotional shades, suffering from cancer. Nia is the first Indian Television actress to go bald onscreen and her finest performance won her "Best Actress Popular - Desh ki Dhadkan" Award at Indian Telly Awards in 2012.[9]

In 2014, Nia played the female lead role of Roshni in Zee TV's Jamai Raja opposite Ravi Dubey though she quit the show after two years in 2016.[10][11][12]

In 2017, Nia played female lead character Alia Mukherjee in Vikram Bhatt web series Twisted which was quite a departure from her previous roles and characters on Television.[13] Later, Nia participated in Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi season 8 titled pain in spain. Nia was eliminated first on 6 August, again on 27 August but made comeback as wildcard entry [14][15][16] and performed well in subsequent stunts, eventually became the first finalist of the season 8 [17]

Recently it was announced Nia Sharma to play the female lead role again in Vikram Bhatts' sequel of the Web series Twisted, to go on floors from January 2018.[18]


Year Show Role Channel Ref(s)
2010–11 Kaali - Ek Agnipariksha Anu Star Plus [19]
2011 Behenein Nisha Mehta [19]
The Player Cameo Channel V
2011–13 Ek Hazaaron Mein Meri Behna Hai Manvi Chaudhary Star Plus [20]
2011 Iss Pyaar Ko Kya Naam Doon? Guest
2012 Nayi Soch Ki Talaash Aamir Ke Saath Herself - Manvi Chaudary TV Movie
2012–13 Starlite Herself TV Series
2012 Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai Herself Star Plus
2013 Pyaar Ka Dard Hai Meetha Meetha Pyaara Pyaara Guest
2014–16 Jamai Raja Roshni Patel Zee TV [21]
2014 Pavitra Rishta Guest
Qubool Hai Herself/Roshni [22]
Box Cricket League 1 Contestant Sony TV
2015 Killerr Karaoke Atka Toh Latkah Contestant &TV
2016 Comedy Nights Bachao Herself Colors TV
Tashan-e-Ishq Herself/Roshni Zee TV
2017–18 Meri Durga Palasha Trivedi Star Plus
2017 Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi 8 Contestant Colors TV [14]
Rasoi Ki Jung Mummyon Ke Sung Contestant [23]
Bhaag Bakool Bhaag Herself [24]
2018 Aap Ke Aa Jane Se Herself Zee TV
2018–present Ishq Mein Marjawan Aarohi Kashyap/Anjali Sharma Colors TV [25]
2018 Udaan Sapnon Ki Aarohi
Internet Wala Love Guest
Ace Of Space 1 MTV India
Naagin 3 Colors TV
2019 Shakti - Astitva Ke Ehsaas Ki
2019 Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi 9

Web Series[edit]

Year Title Role Platform Reference
2017–18 Twisted Alia Mukherjee/Seema Khanna Web Series


  • Quco Hair Perfume[26]
  • Sprite



See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Onscreen bahu Nia Sharma flaunts her toned figure in a Victoria Secret bikini".
  2. ^ "Ek Hazaaron Mein Meri Behna Hai". The Indian Express. Retrieved 29 May 2012.
  3. ^ Audiologist trains TV show actor by Serena Menon, Hindustan Times. 2012-01-25.
  4. ^ Olivera, Roshni (4 August 2014). "Bahus offer tips to the latest Jamai on ZeeTV". The Times of India. Retrieved 7 January 2015.
  5. ^ "Jamai Raja completes 100 episodes!". The Times of India. 19 December 2014. Retrieved 7 January 2015.
  6. ^ a b "Deepika Padukone dethrones Priyanka Chopra, becomes sexiest Asian woman". The Indian Express. 8 December 2016.
  7. ^ a b "I'm loving the attention I have got after ranking 3rd on sexiest Asian women's list: Nia Sharma - Times of India".
  8. ^ "Nia Sharma – The Barbie doll of silver screen!".
  9. ^ a b "12th ITA Awards: Nia Sharma Awarded *The New Dhadkan Of Young India*". Retrieved 6 November 2012.
  10. ^ "Nia Sharma bids farewell to Jamai Raja; posts pic". Retrieved 9 August 2016.
  11. ^ Olivera, Roshni (4 August 2014). "Bahus offer tips to the latest jamai on TV". Times of India. Retrieved 7 January 2015.
  12. ^ "Jamai Raja completes 100 episodes". Times of India. 19 December 2014. Retrieved 7 January 2015.
  13. ^ "SEE PICS Nia Sharma Looks HOT In First Teaser Her Latest Web Series Twisted". 3 March 2016.
  14. ^ a b "Khatron Ke Khiladi 8 final contestants list: Nia Sharma, Manveer Gurjar, Hina Khan to fight their fears this season". Retrieved 8 May 2017.
  15. ^ "Nia Sharma in 'Khatron Ke Khiladi'". Retrieved 29 March 2017.
  16. ^ "Khatron Ke Khiladi 8 6 August 2017 Review: Nia Sharma Gets Eliminated From Rohit Shetty's Show". 7 August 2017.
  17. ^ "Khatron Ke Khiladi 8 finale week: Nia Sharma becomes the first finalist on the show". 18 September 2017.
  18. ^ "Nia Sharma To Star In The Sequel Of Vikram Bhatts Web Series Twisted via indiacom". 20 November 2017.
  19. ^ a b "Nia Sharma – The Barbie doll of silver screen!".
  20. ^ "Krystle and Nia Sharma to play leads in Cinevistaas' next". Metro Masti. Retrieved 27 September 2011.
  21. ^ "Nia Sharma back to act opposite Ravi Dubey". The Times of India. Retrieved 9 April 2016.
  22. ^ "'Rangat-E-Eid' in 'Qubool Hai'". Retrieved 29 July 2015.
  23. ^ "Nia Sharma's secret is finally out, find out what line of work she wanted to be in". 11 December 2017.
  24. ^ Team, Tellychakkar. "Integration: Nia Sharma to challenge Bakool in Bhaag Bakool Bhaag". Retrieved 8 August 2017.
  25. ^ "Jamai Raja star Nia Sharma to play the lead in this romantic thriller?". India Today.
  26. ^ "Television actresses in Advertising". Retrieved 19 January 2018.
  27. ^ "Star Parivaar Awards 2012: Krystle D'Souza, Deepika Singh, Barun Sobti, Sanaya Irani, Mohammad Nazim, here are the winners! - TV - Indian TV - ibnlive". Mumbai: IBN Live. 26 March 2012. Retrieved 25 April 2012.
  28. ^ a b c d e f "Zee Rishtey Awards 2014 Official Home Page, Vote online for your Favourite Jodi, Favourite Parivaar, Favourite Popular Face Male and Favourite Popular Face Female on Zee TV. Watch ZRA contestant and nomination and performance videos. Watch this space for 2014 Zee Rishtey Award Winners on".
  29. ^ "Television Style Awards 2015 Winners List: Gautam Gulati, Karishma Tanna, Divyanka Tripathi Nia Sharma and Others Take Trophies". IBTIMES. Retrieved 31 March 2015.
  30. ^ "ITA Awards 2015 Complete Winners List: Yeh Hai Mohabbatein, Meri Aashiqui., Saathiya Shine". 7 September 2015.
  31. ^ a b c "Star Parivaar Awards 2012". Hotstar. Retrieved 8 March 2016.
  32. ^ "Nia Sharma, Deepika Singh, Viraf Patel look at the nominees for twelfth Indian Telly Awards!". Retrieved 29 April 2013.
  33. ^ "The 14th Indian Television Academy Awards 2014". Archived from the original on 7 November 2014.
  34. ^ "Indian Telly Awards 2015: Varun Singh, Karan Patel, Sriti Jha, Kapil Sharma winners". The Indian Express. 30 November 2015. Retrieved 31 March 2016.
  35. ^ Sarkar, Prarthna. "Zee Gold Awards 2015 Highlights, Complete Winners' List: 'Yeh Hai Mohabbatein' Bags Most Honours; Karan-Divyanka's Romance Steals the Show". International Business Times-India Edition. Retrieved 25 October 2016
  36. ^ a b "Zee Rishtey Awards 2015: 'Kumkum Bhagya', 'Ek Tha Raja, Tashan-e-Ishq...' get lucky". The Times of India. Retrieved 3 April 2016.

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