Seema Azmi

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Born Seema
8 January
Guwahati, Assam, India
Nationality Indian
Occupation Theater & Film Actress
Known for 'Chak De! India (film)

Seema Azmi (also known as 'Seema' ) is an Indian film and theater actress. She was born in Guwahati, Assam, India, with Azamgarh origin[1] and brought-up in Delhi where she completed her schooling and her graduation from Delhi university. She joined National School of Drama Delhi [2] and completed her training in 2001 and was selected for the NSD Repertory Company the same year.[citation needed] She is currently an eminent Bollywood actor, theatre director and writer.


Year Title Director Role
2005 Water Deepa Mehta Bahu- Rani [1]
2007 Chak De! India Shimit Amin Rani Dispotta
2008 Saas Bahu Aur Sensex Shona Urvashi Lata K. Kodialbal
2011 The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel John Madden Anokhi
2011 Aarakshan Prakash Jha Shambhu Yadav's Wife
2014 Sound of Silence: The Collision of Storms Within (Short) Vipin Paraashar The Girl
2015 Chitrafit 3.0 Megapixel Divakar Ghodake Shavla
2015 The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel John Madden Anokhi

Upcoming Films[edit]

Theater Experience[edit]

Early years[edit]

Azmi joined Asmita theatre group, Delhi in 1996.[3] Her plays include Girish Karnad's Rakt Kalyan (Taledanda), Mahesh Dattani's Final Solutions, Ek Mamooli Aadmi, Swadesh Deepak's Court Martial, and Dario Fo's Accidental Death of an Anarchist.[4]


  1. ^ Dr. Ratan Bhattacharjee (2012-08-15). "Seema Azmi: An Actress with a Difference". Retrieved 2016-09-11. 
  2. ^ National School of Drama Alumni List For The Year 2001
  3. ^ Dipanita Nath (2010-04-06). "To Sara, with Love". The Indian Express. Retrieved 2016-09-11. 
  4. ^ Prominent Actor's of Asmita theatre

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