Chaddha in 2010
|Born||1972 (age 46–47)|
|Alma mater||Hans Raj College|
Chaddha was born in 1973, and grew up in Delhi, where she developed interest in theatre and started taking theatre workshops. She majored in English literature from Hans Raj College (University of Delhi).
Making her film debut with Dil Se.. (1998), over the years, Chaddha has acted as a character actor in films like Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam (1999), Parzania (2007), Delhi 6 (2009), Luck by Chance (2009) and Talaash (2012). In 2011, she also appeared in short film, Prakata Het Yad in gibberish, with actor Rituraj Singh. The film won he Audience Choice award in the Short Films category at River to River. Florence Indian Film Festival. She appeared in the 2012 film Talaash as Nirmala, a sex worker. The year 2015 saw her triumph with a quirky turn as Nain Tara Tiwary (Buaji) in Sharat Katariya's Dum Laga Ke Haisha.
Her early appearance on television, was on Love Marriage (2002), thereafter, she made a comeback in television in 2007 playing a business tycoon in Kasturi. This was followed by series like Na Aana Is Des Laado (2009–2012), Kitani Mohabbat Hai (2009), Kahani Saat Pheron Ki (2007), Kuch Toh Log Kahenge (2001–2013) and Lakhon Mein Ek (2012).
She has also acted in stage plays, Rajat Kapoor's C for Clown (2007), Atul Kumar's The Blue Mug (2010) with Rajat Kapoor, Munish Bhardwaj, and Vinay Pathak, Konkona Sen Sharma and Ranvir Shorey, played Desmadona in Roysten Abel's Othello in Black& White and a 2012 production of Henrik Ibsen's play Hedda Gabler, wherein she played the lead role of Hedda. She is also involved in running a theatre group, "The Company Theatre" in Mumbai. She is currently involved with an internet television series, Permanent Roommates, which is under the banner of The Viral Fever (TVF).
|Denotes films/shows/series that have not yet been released|
|1998||Dil Se..||Amar's mother|
|1999||Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam||Anupama|
|2000||Phir Bhi Dil Hai Hindustani||News reporter|
|2004||Ek Hasina Thi|
|Luck by Chance||Guest appearance|
|2010||West Is West||Rehana Khan|
|2012||Love You to Death||Maya|
|2015||Dum Laga Ke Haisha||Nain Tara|
|2017||Raees||Amina Alam (Raees' mother)|
|2018||Rajma Chawal||Kabir’s Aunt|
|Badhaai Ho||Sangeeta Sharma (Reene's mother)|
|Zero||Beena Singh (Bauua's mother)|
|2019||Gully Boy||Safeena's mother|
|Jabariya Jodi||Abhay's mother|
|Sandeep Aur Pinky Faraar||Sunita Dahiya|
- Shri Krishna (1993–1995)
- Hip Hip Hurray (1998 - 2001)
- Love Marriage (2002)
- Kasturi (2007)
- Na Aana Is Des Laado (2009–2012)
- Kitani Mohabbat Hai (2009)
- Kahani Saat Pheron Ki (2009)
- Kuch Toh Log Kahenge (2011–2013)
- Hitler Didi (2012)
- Lakhon Mein Ek (2012)
- Pavitra Rishta (2013–2014)
- Hello Pratibha (2015)
- Chandra Nandni (2017)
- Web Series
- "Mirzapur" as Vasudha Pandit
- "Permanent Roommates" (Season 2, Episode 1)
- "Tanhaiyan" as Raza's mother (khala)
- "Adulting" as Nikhat's mother (Season 1, Episode 2)
- She has appeared in many videos playing various characters for the popular YouTube channel FilterCopy
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..renowned theater artiste Sheeba Chaddha
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