|Real Name||Geetanjali Thapa|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height (Approx.)||in centimeters- 168 cm
in meters- 1.68 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 6”
|Weight (Approx.)||in Kilograms- 56 kg
in Pounds- 123 lbs
|Eye Colour||Dark Brown|
|Date of Birth||Year- 1988|
|Age (as in 2016)||28 Years|
|Birth Place||Gangtok, Sikkim, India|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign||Not Known|
|Educational Qualifications||Honours degree in English|
|Debut||Film: I. D. (2012)
|Family||Father- Not Known
Mother- Not Known
Brother- Not Known
Sister- Not Known
|Hobbies||Watching movies, playing with pets|
|Favourite Food||Momo's, Thukpa, Falooda|
|Favourite Actor||Aamir Khan|
|Favourite Actress||Sonam Kapoor|
|Favourite Film||Bollywood: Jab We Met (2007)
Hollywood: Moulin Rouge! (2001), Australia (2008)
|Boys, Affairs and More|
Some Lesser Known Facts About Geetanjali Thapa
- Does Geetanjali Thapa smoke: Not Known
- Does Geetanjali Thapa drink alcohol: Not Known
- Thapa, initially, aspired to become a pilot and wanted to procure a commercial flying license in Delhi.
- Although born and raised in Sikkim, Thapa’s first acting opportunity came when she was spotted modeling by a casting agent at her college in Kolkata. The agent offered her a role in a local film, which she accepted keenly, however, the film was later shelved and Thapa’s debut was left in vain.
- In 2007, she was crowned the winner of Mega Miss North East beauty pageant.
- A few years later, she made her silver-screen debut with the film- I. D. (2012). Thapa’s performance in the movie fetched her two international awards for Best Actress at the Los Angeles Film Festival and the Madrid Film Festival.
- The following year, Thapa’s Monsoon Shootout, a Hindi thriller, was screened at the Cannes Film Festival. The movie received a warm reception from various international critics.
- She also featured in a short film by Anurag Kashyap titled That Day After Everyday. The movie proved to be a huge success on YouTube as it managed more than 7 million views in weeks of its official release.
- Riding high on international fame, Thapa was left speechless when her movie Liar’s Dice (2014) was nominated in the best foreign-language film category at the Oscars. Notably, the film also starred ace Indian actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui. Additionally, she was awarded the National Film Award for the same.
- Her movie, Tigers (2014), which also features Emraan Hashmi as the male lead, was selected for screening in the Contemporary World Cinema Section at the 2014 Toronto International Film Festival.
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