Sharma is a gymnast. She has been dancing since the age of three, and has completed her graduation in Kathak from the Natraj Gopi Krishna Kathak Dance Academy in Mumbai. She had learnt salsa for four months in the US, besides jazz and ballet, and has claimed to be ""very good"" at belly dancing.
Trying to enter in the film industry, Sharma auditioned for several roles, but was rejected either because of her curly hair or because the makers felt that she looked too young. She eventually landed the lead female role in the 2009 Hindi horror film 1920 opposite Rajneesh Duggal, directed by Vikram Bhatt. Her portrayal of a possessed woman was unanimously praised by critics. The Times of India's Nikhat Kazmi commented that she ""delivers a consummate performance"", lie nowrunning.com wrote that she ""rocks in her debut with a great performance"". Other reviewers labelled her performance as ""excellent"", ""[exceptionally] brilliant"", and ""incredibly convincing"". The film was a commercial success, too, Bhatt's first box office hit after six years and 10 films, and earned Sharma a Best Female Debut nomination at the 54th Filmfare Awards."
"Adah Sharma (born 11 May 1992) is an Indian film actress who mainly appears in Hindi and Telugu-language films. Sharma, after finishing her schooling, made her acting debut with a leading role in the 2008 Hindi language horror film 1920, a box office success. Her portrayal of a possessed woman in the film was critically praised and earned her a Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut nomination. After the release her romantic comedy film Hasee Toh Phasee (2014), she ventured into the South Indian film industries, making films in Telugu.
Adah Sharma was born in Mumbai, in a Tamil Brahmin family, and was raised in Mumbai. Her father, S. L. Sharma, who hails from Madurai, was a captain in the merchant navy and her mother, a native from Nattupura (bordering Palakkad), is a classical dancer. Adah did her schooling from Auxilium Convent High School in Pali Hill, Bandra, Mumbai. When she was in Class X, she had decided that she wanted to become an actress. She wanted to drop out of school but her parents insisted that she complete her schooling atleast. After finishing her Plus Two, she stopped studying.
|Category :||Actors & Famous People|
|Votes :||1 vote|
|Author's City :||Kolkata|
|Author's Country :||India|
|Date Of Birth :||11 May 1992|
|Posted By :||Parikshit Dutta|
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