Jividha Sharma

Jividha Sharma is an Indian film and television actress known for her work in Hindi and Punjabi film industries.

Jividha Sharma
Years active1998–2013


Born to a Delhi-based Punjabi family, Sharma made her film debut in the Tamil language romance Kaadhale Nimmadhi (1998).[1][2][3] The next year, she played a supporting role in Subhash Ghai's musical drama Taal (1999).[4] Her breakthrough came with the romantic action film Yeh Dil Aashiqanaa (2002). Directed by Kuku Kohli, it featured Sharma playing a terrorist's sister opposite Karan Nath.[5][6] Rediff.com's reviewer wrote that she had "done a good job".[7][8] That same year she played the lead role in Telugu film Yuvaratna. A critic wrote for The Hindu that except the last few scenes, Sharma was "lifeless throughout".[9] Full Hyderabad's reviewer noted that she was "one of those assembly-line heroines for Tollywood".[10] A Hindi film Sila with her in the lead role was announced but never completed.[11]

Mini Punjab (2009) marked Sharma's debut in Punjabi films and she was paired with Gurdas Maan.[4][12] She followed this with Yaar Anmule (2011),[13] Dil Le Gayi Kudi Punjab Di (2013), Lion of Punjab[1] and Dil Saada Lutiya Gaya.[5] The latter, a romantic film had her paired opposite Ashmit Patel.[14]

Aruna Irani, the producer of Yeh Dil Aashiqanaa, cast Sharma for her TV serials Tum Bin Jaaoon Kahaan and Zameen Se Aasman Tak. The former was well received and dealt with the topic of life after death.[15]


  1. ^ a b Sachdeva, Jamcy (17 November 2015). "एेश्वर्या के साथ शुरू किया था फिल्मी करियर, अब पंजाबी फिल्मों में कर रहीं काम" [Began her film career with Aishwarya, now working in Punjabi films]. Dainik Bhaskar (in Hindi). Retrieved 1 November 2017.
  2. ^ Kapoor, Jaskiran (30 March 2009). "Punjab Mail". The Indian Express. Retrieved 1 November 2017.
  3. ^ Singh, Harneet (24 January 2002). "Yeh Dil Ashiqana". The Times of India. Retrieved 1 November 2017.
  4. ^ a b Arora, Kusum (25 March 2009). "Dream comes true for Jividha: Actress Jividha Sharma is elated working with Gurdas Mann in movie Mini Punjab". The Tribune. Retrieved 1 November 2017.
  5. ^ a b Shrikhand, Ananta (1 August 2013). "Jividha has her plate full". The Times of India. Retrieved 1 November 2017.
  6. ^ Salam, Ziya Us (30 December 2002). "Fresh arrivals?". The Hindu. Archived from the original on 24 March 2003. Retrieved 1 November 2017.
  7. ^ Kulkarni, Ronjita (18 January 2002). "Cupid meets Kandahar". Rediff.com. Retrieved 1 November 2017.
  8. ^ Vetticad, Anna M.M. (28 January 2002). "Film review: 'Yeh Dil Aashiqanaa' is not a remarkable film". India Today. Retrieved 1 November 2017.
  9. ^ "Hardly heroic". The Hindu. 2 December 2002. Retrieved 1 November 2017.[dead link]
  10. ^ Kalanidhi, Manju Latha. "Yuvaratna Review". Fullhyd.com. Retrieved 1 November 2017.
  11. ^ "Rakesh-Jividha-Aashima teamed". Bollywood Hungama. 29 August 2002. Retrieved 1 November 2017.
  12. ^ "Gurdas' latest flick boasts of animated song". The Tribune. 22 April 2009. Retrieved 1 November 2017.
  13. ^ Saini, Neha (26 September 2011). "Yaar Anmule cast seeks divine blessings for reel friendship". The Tribune. Retrieved 1 November 2017.
  14. ^ "Now, Bollywood dudes enter Pollywood". The Tribune. 6 November 2013. Retrieved 1 November 2017.
  15. ^ "Communicating with the dead". The Tribune. 28 December 2003. Retrieved 1 November 2017.

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