Bollywood actress Anushka Sharma is not only known for her acting but, she is also appreciated for her correct and logical stand.
Well now, the actress has become the only Bollywood actor to feature in this year’s Forbes ‘Asia 30 Under 30’ list. Anushka has been acknowledged by the Forbes as a youth icon.
Forbes wrote, “The 29-year old started out her career as a model in 2007, making her acting debut in 2008 in the hugely successful ‘Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi,’ which won her a Filmfare award for Best Actress.”
The description further read, “Going on to act in a further 19 films (three of which have not yet been released), Sharma also holds social causes dear to heart, appearing in a ‘Right to Education’ advert released by the Indian government.”
Sharma made her acting debut in Aditya Chopra’s romantic drama Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi (2008), opposite Shah Rukh Khan. She has since acted in movies like “Band Baaja Baaraat”, “Jab Tak Hai Jaan”, “PK”, “Bombay Velvet”, “Dil Dhadakne Do”, “Ae Dil Hai Mushkil” and “Jab Harry Met Sejal”.
As a producer, Anushka, who is married to ace cricketer Virat Kohli, has made films like ‘NH10’, ‘Phillauri’ and ‘Pari’ under her banner Clean Slate Films. She starred in all three films herself.
The Forbes list highlights 300 young individuals driving change in Asia. India’s badminton ace P.V. Sindhu also features in the list.
On the work front, Anushka is currently busy in the shooting of her upcoming film Sui Dhaaga.