This article is about mainstream Bollywood actress Anushka Sharma and her details like her age, height, family, and net worth. Anushka Sharma is a famous Bollywood actor who has appeared in over 20 films and most of her films have turned out to be superhit. Anushka Sharma entered the Bollywood Film Industry when her age was just 20 years.
Anushka Sharma is a Bollywood actor and producer who has worked in more than 20 films in her career and has won several awards. Anushka Sharma started her Bollywood career when her age was just 20 years old. Her debut film Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi with Shahrukh Khan was a super hit film that collected a whopping ₹86 Crores which was then the highest collection under Yash Raj Banner. Anushka Sharma during her early days in her career became a famous name in the Yash Raj Banner where she did Band Baaja Baarat opposite debutant Ranveer Singh in 2010 and Jab Tak Hai Jaan opposite Shahrukh Khan in 2012. Since then Anushka Sharma has become a household name in the Indian film Industry signing big-budget films with superstars like Salman Khan and Aamir Khan. Anushka Sharma is one of the top actresses in the Bollywood film industry to work with all the three Khans and deliver superhit films. Anushka Sharma is the only actress to feature in the most prestigious 300 crore club 3 times with films like PK, Sultan, and Sanju. Anushka Sharma, at the age of 27 years stepped in as a producer when she released NH10 under her production house Clean Slate Filmz in 2015.
Anushka Sharma Height, Weight and Physical Appearance
Anushka Sharma has a fair height as compared to other Bollywood actresses in the industry. The height of Anushka Sharma is 5 feet 9 inches. The height of Anushka Sharma in meters is 1.79m. Anushka Sharma’s weight is around 57 kgs. Anushka Sharma’s measurements are as follows:
Anushka Sharma Age, Family and Early Life
Anushka Sharma was born on 1 May 1988 and her age is 33 years. She belongs to a family with an army background. Her father Ajay Kumar Sharma was a colonel in the Indian Army. Her brother Karnesh Sharma also served in the Merchant Navy. Anushka Sharma’s mother Ashima Sharma was a housewife. Anushka Sharma got married to her long-term boyfriend Virat Kohli in 2017 who is the Captain of the Indian Cricket Team. At the age of 33 years, Anushka Sharma gave birth to a beautiful daughter named Vamika Kohli on 11 January 2021.
Anushka Sharma was born in Uttar Pradesh but she was raised in Bangalore. She did her education at the Army School in Bangalore. For college-level education, she moved to Mount Carmel College where she completed her Degree in Arts. Anushka Sharma never wanted to become an actor, instead, she always dreamt to pursue her career in modeling. After enrolling herself in the Elite Model Management her modeling career started kicking off as she was doing advertisement campaigns for big brands like Silk and Shine, Whisper, etc. During her modeling days, she started looking for new opportunities and joined an acting school, and started giving auditions for film roles.
Entry into Bollywood
Anushka Sharma entered in Bollywood film industry when her age was just 20 years old. After many auditions, she successfully landed the role as a female lead in her debut film Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi where she was cast opposite superstar Shahrukh Khan. her debut film was a massive hit. After the successful beginning in the film industry, she was offered two more films by Yash Raj Films named Badmaash Company and Band Baaja Baaraat. Superstar Ranveer Singh did his Bollywood debut with Anushka Sharma in the movie Band Baaja Baaraat.
In 2011, Anushka Sharma did Patiala House where she was paired opposite Akshay Kumar. This was Anushka Sharma’s first movie that was not produced by Yash Raj Films. her film Patiala House received a positive response from the audience and did well at the box office. The same year she did another film Ladies vs Ricky Bahl where she was cast opposite Ranveer Singh. Anushka Sharma’s character in the film was a salesgirl who was tasked to con a conman played by Ranveer Singh but instead she fell in love with Ranveer Singh. The film received a good response and became a hit.
In 2012, she did Jab Tak Hai Jaan alongside Shahrukh Khan and Katrina Kaif. The film was produced by Yash Raj Films and it was the 5th film of Anushka Sharma which was produced by Yash Raj Films. It was the second film of Anushka Sharma with Shahrukh Khan. Anushka Sharma won the Filmfare Award for the Best Supporting Actress. Jab Tak Hai Jaan received a positive response both from the audience and in the box office and became the third highest-grossing Bollywood film of the year 2012. In 2013, Anushka Sharma’s 7th film Matru ki Bijlee Ka Mandola directed by Vishal Bharadwaj released. She was cast alongside Pankaj Kapur and Imran Khan. This film was not up to the mark as compared to the other films of Anushka Sharma.
In 2014, at the age of 26 years, Anushka Sharma delivered her first biggest hit PK co-starring Aamir Khan. The film was directed by Rajkumar Hirani and was produced by Rajkumar Hirani and Vidhu Vinod Chopra jointly. The film was a blockbuster hit and it collected more than ₹300 Crores in the Indian Box Office. Internationally the film collected more than ₹700 Crores which is one of the most for any Bollywood film. Ranbir Kapoor did a cameo in the film PK.
It was in 2015 when Anushka Sharma at the age of 27 years stepped into production with her newly launched Clean Slate Films. NH10 was the first release under her production house and she played the lead role in it. The film was screened at the 5th Beijing International Film Festival. Anushka Sharma’s first production film NH10 received a great response at the box office.
In 2015, Anushka Sharma appeared in a crime drama Bombay Velvet directed by Anurag Kashyap. The film co-starred Ranbir Kapoor and Karan Johar. Anushka Sharma’s character was inspired by the life of 1950-1960 heroines. To prepare for the role Anushka Sharma used lip enhancers. The film was not well received at the box office it was labeled as a flop. It was only the second film of Anushka Sharma after Matru Ki Bijlee Ka Mandola which failed to win the audience’s hearts. In the same year, Zoya Akhtar’s Dil Dhadakne Do release had Anil Kapoor, Ranveer Singh, Farhan Akhtar, Anushka Sharma, and Priyanka Chopra in the lead role. Anushka’s performance in the film was praised by the audience and the film received a good response at the box office. Anushka Sharma received Filmfare Nomination for the Best Supporting Actress for her role in Dil Dhadakne Do.
In 2016, at the age of 28 years, Anushka Sharma did Sultan which was her second biggest hit after PK. It was Anushka Sharma’s 7th film with Yash Raj Studios. In Sultan, Anushka Sharma was paired opposite Salman Khan and both of them played the role of a wrestler. She portrayed the character of Aarfa Hussain who motivated Salman Khan’s character Sultan Ali Khan to take up wrestling sport. For this film, Anushka Sharma trained with the wrestlers and learned to speak the Haryanvi language. Her performance was highly praised by the media and critics. The film received a positive response and became her second film to collect ₹300 Crore in the Indian Box Office. Sultan became the second blockbuster film of her career.
In 2016, her film Ae Dil Hai Mushkil directed by Karan Johar released. the film had Anushka Sharma, Ranbir Kapoor, Fawad Khan, and Aishwarya Rai in the lead role and superstar Shahrukh Khan and other actors like Alia Bhatt, Lisa Haydon in the cameo role. Anushka Sharma was in the role of Alizeh Khan. The film was well-received at the box office and the all-time earning was around ₹230 Crores. Anushka Sharma received the nomination for the Filmfare Award for the Best Actress.
In 2017, Anushka Sharma along with her brother Karnesh Sharma and Fox Studios produced a film under their production house Clean Slate Filmz named Philauri. She was in the lead role in the film along with co-star Diljit Dosanjh and Suraj Sharma. In her next collaboration with Shahrukh Khan in Jab Harry Met Sejal was praised by the audience. The film was directed by Imtiaz Ali and it was her third film with Shahrukh Khan. Both her 2017 releases weren’t greatly welcomed by the audience and turned out to be a box office flop.
2018 was the year when she produced another film named Pari which was the first horror film. She was in the lead role of the film alongside Parambrata Chatterjee and Ritabhari Chakraborty. Pari was widely praised for the story and her acting was praised too. The film collected $100 Million worldwide which made Pari a huge success. She also did a cameo in the 2018 biopic Sanju which was a biography of Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt. Ranbir Kapoor was in the lead role of the film and Anushka Sharma was playing the role of a biographer. The film was a blockbuster earning more than ₹300 Crores in the box office. It was the third film of Anushka Sharma which was able to earn ₹300 Crore. At the age of 30 years, Anushka Sharma became the only Bollywood actress to get featured in 3 films which were blockbuster hits, and successfully entered the most prestigious 300 Crore Club in Bollywood.
Anushka Sharma Marriage and Relationship
After entering the modeling world, Anushka Sharma was in a relationship with Zoheb Yusuf. She met Zoheb Yusuf in Bangalore and he was a ramp model. Anushka Sharma and Zoheb Yusuf were in a serious relationship for two years after they broke up in 2012 during the shoot of her first film Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi. Then after entering the Bollywood film industry, she was dating Deepika Padukone’s husband and actor Ranveer Singh. Anushka Sharma met Ranveer Singh on the sets of Band Baaja Baaraat. She was in a serious relationship with Ranveer Singh and both of them confessed and accepted their relationship in public. They broke their two years relationship. Later Anushka Sharma met Virat Kohli in shooting for a shampoo brand. Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma started dating in 2013 and very soon they opened up and accepted their relationship in public. After 4 years of relationship, they finally married each other in 2017 in a private wedding in Italy. In 2021, Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma were blessed with a daughter named Vamika Kohli.
Anushka Sharma Net Worth and Car Collection
Anushka Sharma is one of the highest-paid actresses in the Bollywood film industry. With two films in the prestigious 300 crore club, her fee per film are around ₹7 Crores per movie. The movie fees of Anushka Sharma are one of the main reasons why her net worth is around ₹294 Crores. She also endorses big brands and her fees per brand endorsement is around ₹4 crores which is one of the highest for any Bollywood actress. The endorsement fees are also one of the reasons for such high net worth of Anushka Sharma.
Anushka Sharma is the owner of multiple super-luxurious cars such as: