'The Kerala Story’s' Adah Sharma’s real name, her films & more
Actor Adah Sharma is on cloud nine with the success of her film, The Kerala Story. The film, directed by Sudipto Sen, has already crossed Rs 150 crore.
'The Kerala Story' has had a blockbuster start at the box office. Despite multiple controversies and bans in several states, the movie earned over Rs 81 crore net at the domestic box office in its first week.
The film has surpassed the collections of hits starring Kangana Ranaut, Alia Bhatt, and Vidya Balan to become the highest-opening woman-led Bollywood film in history.
The film's cast includes Adah Sharma, Yogita Bihani, Siddhi Idnani, and Sonia Balani. It easily broke the previous record for the highest opening week collections by a female-led Hindi film. Tanu Weds Manu Returns, starring Kangana Ranaut, set the record with Rs 69.95 crore in its first week in 2015.
With the success of the film, Adah Sharma has also gained popularity.
Know all about Adah Sharma
Actress Adah Sharma has been in the limelight since the release of 'The Kerala Story'. The film's plot centres around three girls. Adah Sharma played the main character in it.
Adah Sharma has been acting for many years, however, rose to fame with 'The Kerela Story.'
Adah, 31, grew up in Mumbai in a Tamil Brahmin family.
After completing her school education, Adah Sharma stepped into modelling and also has training in gymnastics.
Adah Sharma's real name
Adah Sharma's real name is Chamundeshwari Iyer. Yes, you read it right. But why did she change her name?
The actor in an interview with a Youtuber shared that 'Adah Sharma' is her screen name which she has kept because her real name is a bit difficult in colloquial language.
Adah Sharma's filmy career
The actor is trained in Kathak as well as Salsa. While talking about her filmy journey, it was not an easy one. Adah, who calls herself an outsider in the entertainment industry, has worked in Tamil and Telugu films
She made her Bollywood debut in the 2008 film '1920', directed and produced by Vikram Bhatt.
Adah has also played key roles in films like 'Commando 2', 'Commando 3' and 'Hasee Toh Phasee'.
Adah Sharma has worked in some web series like 'Pukar', 'The Holiday', 'Pati Patni Aur Panga', and 'Aisa Vaisa Pyaar'.
- PTC NEWS