Eesha Rebba (born 19 April 1990) is an Indian actress who predominantly works in Telugu films. She is known for films such as Anthaka Mundu Aa Tarvatha (2013), Bandipotu (2015), Oyee (2016), Ami Thumi (2017), Darsakudu (2017), and Awe (2018).

Eesha Rebba
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Rebba at the Mirchi Music Awards
Born (1990-04-19) 19 April 1990 (age 31)[1]
Warangal, Andhra Pradesh, (present-day Telangana), India[2]
Occupation
  • Model
  • Actress
Years active2013–present

Early life and careerEdit

Eesha Rebba was born in a Telugu-speaking family in Warangal, and was brought up in Hyderabad.[2] She has completed her post-graduation in MBA. Rebba worked as a model during college, after which she received an audition call from director Mohan Krishna Indraganti.[1]

Rebba made her debut in 2012 with the film Life is Beautiful. She then made her first appearance in a lead role in the film Anthaka Mundu Aa Tarvatha. The film was successful at the box office and was nominated for Best Film at the International Indian Film festival in South Africa.[3]

Her performance in the romantic-comedy film Ami Thumi received wide response and fetched her two awards.[4][5] Rebba played the character of a lesbian woman in the film Awe (2018). Critics praised her performance in the film.[6][7] Later, the same year she acted in four other films Brand Babu, Aravinda Sametha Veera Raghava, Subrahmanyapuram and Savyasachi. She made her Malayalam cinema debut in 2021 with the film Ottu.[8] She learned archery and kickboxing for her role in the film.[9]

FilmographyEdit

Key
  Denotes films that have not yet been released

FilmsEdit

Year Title Role Language Notes Ref.
2012 Life is Beautiful Harini Telugu
2013 Anthaka Mundu Aa Tarvatha Ananya Telugu Lead role debut
2015 Bandipotu Jahnavi Telugu
2016 Oyee Swetha Tamil Tamil debut
2017 Ami Thumi Deepika Telugu
Maya Mall Mytri Telugu
Darsakudu Namratha Telugu
2018 Awe Radha Telugu
Brand Babu Radha Telugu
Aravinda Sametha Veera Raghava Sunanda Telugu
Subrahmanyapuram Priya Telugu
Savyasachi Stranger Telugu Cameo appearance
2019 Raagala 24 Gantallo Vidya Telugu Vidya [10][11]
2021 Pitta Kathalu Priyanka "Pinky" Telugu Netflix anthology; Segment Pinky
Most Eligible Bachelor Geethika Telugu Cameo appearance
TBA Ottu   TBA Malayalam
Tamil
Malayalam debut [12]
Aayiram Jenmangal   TBA Tamil Filming [13]

Web seriesEdit

Year Title Role(s) Language(s) Network Notes
2021 3 Roses Rithika Telugu Aha Season 1; 8 episodes

Awards and nominationsEdit

Year Awards Category Film Result
2017 Cinegoers Award 2017 Best Sensational Heroine Ami Thumi
Darsakudu
Won
2018 Zee Telugu Apsara Awards Best Lady Performer - Won
16th Santosham Film Awards Special Jury Award for Best Actress Ami Thumi Won

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Eesha Rebba Birthday Special! 4 times the 'Awe' actress slipped into black outfits and proved she's a stunner". The Times of India. 19 April 2020. Archived from the original on 14 August 2020. Retrieved 14 August 2020.
  2. ^ a b "Why Telugu girl Eesha Rebba is an exception in Tollywood!". OnManorama. Archived from the original on 14 May 2019. Retrieved 14 May 2019.
  3. ^ "Telugu films find acclaim globally". The Times of India. Archived from the original on 6 April 2016. Retrieved 30 March 2017.
  4. ^ "Eesha Rebba Exclusive Interview- Ami Thumi Movie". ap7am.com. Retrieved 16 June 2021.
  5. ^ Dundoo, Sangeetha Devi (9 June 2017). "Ami Thumi: Battle of wits". The Hindu. ISSN 0971-751X. Retrieved 16 June 2021.
  6. ^ Natarajan, Saradha (25 June 2020). "The Lesbian Love tale of Krishna and Radha". Q Plus My Identity. Retrieved 16 June 2021.
  7. ^ Awe! Review {4/5}: Go watch this movie if you’re looking for something definitely out of the box and fresh, ‘Awe’ will not disappoint you, retrieved 16 June 2021
  8. ^ "Telugu actress Eesha Rebba to debut in Malayalam through Ottu - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 16 June 2021.
  9. ^ Adivi, Sashidhar (10 June 2021). "Eesha Rebba picks up archery and kickboxing". Deccan Chronicle. Retrieved 16 June 2021.
  10. ^ "Namo Namo from Eesha Rebba and Satyadev's Raagala 24 Gantallo released - Times of India". The Times of India. Archived from the original on 10 November 2019. Retrieved 23 May 2020.
  11. ^ "Raagala 24 Gantallo trailer: Eesha Rebba leads the proceedings in this riveting murder-mystery - Times of India". The Times of India. Archived from the original on 8 April 2020. Retrieved 23 May 2020.
  12. ^ "మలయాళ డెబ్యూ కోసం కసరత్తులు చేస్తోన్న ఈషా". Sakshi (in Telugu). 14 June 2021. Retrieved 16 June 2021.
  13. ^ "Aayiram Jenmangal first look: GV Prakash starrer has a sinister feel to it". The Indian Express. 25 August 2019. Retrieved 4 January 2021.

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