Anushka Sharma Wiki, Height, Age, Husband, Family, Biography & More

Anushka Sharma is an Indian actress and film producer who works in Hindi films. As one of the most popular and highest paid actresses in India, she has received several awards, including a Filmfare Award

Nickname(s) Anu, Nushie
Profession(s) Actress, Producer
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.) in centimeters- 175 cm
in meters- 1.75 m
in feet inches- 5′ 9″
Weight (approx.) in kilograms– 55 kg
in pounds– 121 lbs
Figure Measurements (approx.) 34-26-34
Eye Colour Hazel Brown
Hair Colour Black
Personal Life
Date of Birth 1 May 1988
Age (as in 2019) 31 Years
Birthplace Ayodhya, Uttar Pradesh, India
Zodiac sign/Sun sign Taurus
Nationality Indian
Hometown She basically belongs to Ayodhya, Uttar Pradesh but she grew up in Bengaluru and now she is settled in Mumbai.
School Army School, Bengaluru
College/University Mount Carmel College, Bengaluru
Educational Qualification Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)
Masters in Economics (Correspondence)
Debut Film: Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi (2008)
Religion Hinduism
Caste Brahmin
Food Habit Vegetarian
Political Inclination Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)
Address Badrinath Towers, 20th floor, Seven Bungalows, Andheri, Mumbai
Hobbies Dancing, Reading
Awards, Achievements Filmfare Awards
Best Supporting Actress Award for Jab Tak Hai Jaan (2013)

International Indian Film Academy Awards
• Best Actress Award for Band Baaja Baaraat (2011)
• Best Supporting Actress Award for Jab Tak Hai Jaan (2013)

Controversies • While paying her homage to Late Dr APJ Abdul Kalam on twitter, she misspelled his name as “ABJ Kalam Azad”. After it, she was criticized on twitter and she deleted that tweet and posted another one, which was again wrong as she wrote “APJ Kalam Azad”. At the third attempt, she finally tweeted it correctly i.e. “Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam”.

• There was a rift in her relationship with Virat Kohli for a while in the early 2016. If reports are to be believed then the reason behind it was that Virat invested a good amount of money in Anushka’s film Bombay Velvet, which unfortunately failed at the box office. And, when Virat asked about the money loss to Anushka, she felt upset. Virat even unfollowed her on Twitter and Instagram, but after few months they got back together.

Boys, Affairs, and More
Marital Status Married
Affairs/Boyfriends Zoheb Yusuf

Ranveer Singh (Actor)

Virat Kohli (Indian Cricketer)

Marriage Date 11 December 2017
Husband/Spouse Virat Kohli
Parents Father– Ajay Kumar Sharma (Army officer)
Mother– Ashima Sharma
Siblings Brother– Karnesh Sharma (Merchant Navy)
Sister– None
Favourite Things
Favourite Actor Shah Rukh Khan
Favourite Actress Rani Mukerji
Favourite Film Bollywood: Jab We Met, Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge, Chak De! India and Dil Se
Hollywood: The Shawshank Redemption, Life Is Beautiful, In the Mood for Love, Fish Tank
Favourite Colour(s) White, Grey, Black, Navy blue
Favourite Perfume Ralph Lauren Blue
Favourite Destination(s) The Himalayas, Goa
Style Quotient
Car Collection Range Rover SUV
Money Factor
Salary (approx.) ₹8 Crore/Film (as in 2018)
Net Worth (approx.) $9 Million

Interesting Facts About Anushka Sharma

  • Does Anushka Sharma smoke ?: No.
  • Does Anushka Sharma drink alcohol ?: Yes
  • Anushka always wanted to be a model and she came to Mumbai from Bengaluru and started her modeling career at LakmeFashion. She walked down the ramp for Wendell Rodricks and did many campaigns for her.
  • She was referred to by her first producer, Aditya Chopra, as a “not so beautiful actress” when she came to her first film, Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi, to audition.
  • She came to Mumbai with her boyfriend named Zoheb, who also tried to take advantage of opportunities as a model. He was unable to pursue his career due to lack of offers and returned to his home town, whereupon they lost their relationship due to the great distance between them.
  • Shahrukh Khan said that the film “Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi” has become such a hit because of Anushka Sharma and not because of him.
  • In 2014 she underwent plastic facial surgery.
  • In December 2014, she auctioned her leather jacket from the film Jab Tak Hai Jaan on eBay to collect donations for the flooded states of Kashmir and Assam.
  • Anushka met her cricket star Virat Kohli in a shampoo commercial in which Virat was fascinated by her and the two of them started dating.
  • The two Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma are currently said to live together in their house in Mumbai.
  • She is obsessed with shoes, hair masks, shampoos and conditioners.
  • Anushka is afraid of lizards.
  • One of the most interesting things about Anushka Sharma is that she is very shy. You announced it in an interview. She said, “I’m not a very confident person, I could come across because of my films, but I’m very, very shy. I need time to open up and talk to people.”
  • In the past she was not vegetarian, but in 2015 she became a vegetarian. In the same year she won together with the actor Aamir Khan the “Hottest Vegetarian Award” from PETAIndia.
  • She is a big animal lover. She always looks after street animals and birds.
  • On December 11, 2017, Anushka and Virat married in a private ceremony in Tuscany, Italy. More details here!

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