Aamna Sharif

Aamna Sharif (born 16 July 1982) is an Indian television actress known for portraying Kashish in Kahiin to Hoga and Komolika Chaubey Basu in Kasautii Zindagii Kay 2.[4][5]

Aamna Sharif
Aamna Sharif in 2018.jpg
Aamna Sharif in 2018.
Born
Aamna Sharif

(1982-07-16) 16 July 1982 (age 39)[1]
NationalityIndian
OccupationActress
Years active2001–present
Known forKahiin To Hoga
Kasautii Zindagii Kay (2018 TV series)
Spouse(s)
Amit Kapoor
(m. 2013)
[2]
Children1 (Son)[3]

Early lifeEdit

Aamna Sharif was born on 16 July 1982 in Mumbai, Maharashtra to an Indian father and a Persian-Bahraini mother.[6][7] She studied at St. Anne's High School, Bandra.[7]

Personal lifeEdit

In 2012, Sharif revealed that she suffers from acrophobia since childhood.[8] After dating for almost a year, Sharif married her film distributor-turned-producer boyfriend Amit Kapoor, on 27 December 2013,[9][10] and converted to Hinduism prior to her wedding.[11] They couple had their first child a boy in September 2015.[12][13] They named that son as Arain Kapoor.[14]

CareerEdit

During her second year in college, Sharif started receiving offers for modelling of various brands. Sharif started her career through featuring in music videos.[15] Sharif made her acting debut as Kashish Sinha in Kahiin To Hoga opposite Rajeev Khandelwal.[16] From 2012 to 2013, she played Muskaan Mishra in Sony TV's Hongey Judaa Na Hum opposite Raqesh Vashisth.

Shariff made her film debut with the 2009 Bollywood film Aloo Chaat opposite Aftab Shivdasani.[15] In the same year, she also starred in Aao Wish Karein, with Shivdasani again.[17] In 2014, she appeared in Mohit Suri's Ek Villain.[15] However, none of the films gained her recognition making her return to television in 2012 with Hongey Judaa Na Hum.[18]

In 2019, Sharif made her television comeback after six years with Star Plus's Kasautii Zindagii Kay where she plays the antagonist Komolika Basu replacing Hina Khan.[19]

FilmographyEdit

TelevisionEdit

Year Show Role Notes Ref(s)
2003–2007 Kahiin to Hoga Kashish Sinha/Kashish Sujal Garewal [16]
2003 Kasautii Zindagii Kay 2001 Guest (as Kashish) To promote Kahiin to Hoga
2004 Kumkum – Ek Pyara Sa Bandhan Special appearance
2005 Kkavyanjali
2006 Karam Apnaa Apnaa
2012–2013 Hongey Judaa Na Hum Muskaan Duggal [20]
2013 Ek Thhi Naayika Razia [21]
2019–2020 Kasautii Zindagii Kay 2 Komolika Chaubey Basu alias Sonalika (fake identity) replaced Hina Khan [22]

FilmsEdit

Year Film Role Notes References
2002 Jjunction Jennifer Tamil Film [23]
2009 Aloo Chaat Aamna [5]
2009 Aao Wish Karein Mitika [17]
2011 Shakal Pe Mat Ja Amina [18]
2014 Ek Villain Sulochana [18]
2021 Roohi Bindya [24]

Music videosEdit

Year Song Singer Ref
2001 Dil Ka Aalam Kumar Sanu
2002 Yeh Kisne Jaadu Kiya Falguni Pathak
2002 Chalne Lagi Hain Hawayein Abhijeet Bhattacharya
2002 Neendon Mein Khwabon Ka Abhijeet Bhattacharya
2002 Mujhko Piya Ki Yaad Sataye Preeti & Pinky
2005 Laamaseelu Soora Abdul Bari

Awards and nominationsEdit

Year Award Category Show Result
2004 4th Indian Telly Awards Best Fresh New Face (Female) Kahiin to Hoga Won
Best Onscreen Couple
Along with Rajeev Khandelwal
Won
Best Actor (Female) Nominated
2005 5th Indian Telly Awards Logitech Style Icon of the Year (Female) Won
Best Actor (Female) Nominated
2006 6th Indian Telly Awards Logitech Style Icon of the Year (Female) Won
Best Actor (Female) Won

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Kasautii Zindagii Kay 2's Komolika aka Aamna Sharif celebrates birthday with Parth Samthaan & Mouni Roy". ABP News.
  2. ^ "Aamna Sharif, Amit Kapoor's Wedding: A Fashion Disaster". Businessofcinema.com. Archived from the original on 19 December 2017. Retrieved 16 August 2014.
  3. ^ "Aamna Sharif shares happy moments with 5 year old son Arain". News 18.
  4. ^ "New mommy Aamna Sharif debuts on Instagram; bff Mouni Roy welcomes her". Archived from the original on 14 April 2019. Retrieved 29 October 2018.
  5. ^ a b "From Kashish to Komolika: Aamna Sharif's transformation shouldn't be missed". Mid Day. Archived from the original on 11 October 2020. Retrieved 19 December 2019.
  6. ^ "Aamna Sharif birthday: 10 times the Ek Villain actress impressed the fashion police with her style game!". Times Now. Archived from the original on 19 December 2019. Retrieved 19 December 2019.
  7. ^ a b "Aamna Shariff: Who is she?". Indian Express. Archived from the original on 19 December 2019. Retrieved 19 December 2019.
  8. ^ "Aamna Sharif suffers from acrophobia". Times of India. Archived from the original on 11 October 2020. Retrieved 19 December 2019.
  9. ^ "Inside Aamna Sharifs wedding reception". NDTVMovies.com. Archived from the original on 22 February 2015. Retrieved 5 January 2014.
  10. ^ "TV Actor Aamna Sharif Ties the Knot". The New Indian Express. Archived from the original on 6 January 2014. Retrieved 5 January 2014.
  11. ^ "Aamna Sharif had changed her religion to marry boyfriend Amit Kapoor". www.magzter.com. Retrieved 18 June 2021.
  12. ^ "TV actress Aamna Sharif gives birth to a baby boy". Indian Express.
  13. ^ "TV actress Aamna Sharif gives birth to baby boy!". India Today. Archived from the original on 19 December 2019. Retrieved 19 December 2019.
  14. ^ "Aamna Sharif reavels her son's name; shares an adorable pic". Times of India.
  15. ^ a b c "Aamna Sharif doesn't look like her 'Kahiin To Hoga' days anymore; a look at her style evolution". Times of India. Archived from the original on 11 October 2020. Retrieved 19 December 2019.
  16. ^ a b "Aamna Sharif: Kahiin To Hoga was the best thing that ever happened to me". India Today. Archived from the original on 13 December 2019. Retrieved 13 December 2019.
  17. ^ a b "Review: Aao Wish Karein". Hindustan Times. Archived from the original on 11 October 2020. Retrieved 19 December 2019.
  18. ^ a b c "Rajeev Khandelwal, Indraneil Sengupta, Aamna Shariff and others: TV actors returning to their roots!". Daily News and Analysis. Archived from the original on 3 August 2018.
  19. ^ "Confirmed! Aamna Sharif to replace Hina Khan as Komolika in Kasautii Zindagii Kay | Entertainment News". timesnownews.com. Archived from the original on 11 October 2020. Retrieved 27 September 2019.
  20. ^ "Aamna Sharif back on small screen with Honge Judaa Na Hum". India Today. Archived from the original on 19 December 2019. Retrieved 19 December 2019.
  21. ^ "Huma Qureshi, Aamna Sharif share screen space in 'Ek Thhi Naayka'". Zee News. Archived from the original on 19 December 2019. Retrieved 19 December 2019.
  22. ^ "Aamna Shariff: When I was offered the role of Komolika in 'Kasautii Zindagii Kay 2', I instinctively knew that this is what will challenge me the most as an actor". Times of India. Archived from the original on 15 October 2019. Retrieved 19 December 2019.
  23. ^ "Read on to find out Aamna Sharif's career so far ahead of her comeback". Archived from the original on 19 December 2019. Retrieved 19 December 2019.
  24. ^ "Aamna Sharif is the new Komolika on Kasautii Zindagii Kay". Eastern Eye. Archived from the original on 11 October 2020. Retrieved 19 December 2019.

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