Marital Status: Unmarried
Age: 34 Years
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters- 163 cm
in meters- 1.63 m
in feet inches- 5’ 4”
|Weight (approx.)||in kilograms- 55 kg
in pounds- 121 lbs
|Figure Measurements (approx.)||34-25-34|
|Debut||Film (Bollywood): Jai Santoshi Maa (2006) as Mahima
Film (Telugu): Taj Mahal (2010) as Shruthi
Film (Tamil): Vaaliba Raja (2016) as Sweety
TV: Kittie Party (2002)
|Awards, Honours, Achievements||• BIG Star Entertainment Award for BIG Star Most Entertaining Actor in a Comedy Role (Female) for the film “Pyaar Ka Punchnama 2” (2015)
• Big Star Entertainment Award for Most Entertaining Ensemble Cast for the film “Pyaar Ka Punchnama 2” (2015)
• Dada Saheb Phalke Film Foundation Award for Best Actress In Comic Role for the film “Pyaar Ka Punchnama 2” (2016)
• GeoSpa AsiaSpa Award for Rising Star of India (2018)
• Dada Saheb Phalke Film Foundation Award for Best Actress in a Negative Role for the film “Sonu Ke Titu Ki Sweety” (2018)
• Exhibit Tech Award for Fashion Influencer Of The Year (2018)
|Date of Birth||17 May 1985 (Friday)|
|Age (as in 2019)||34 Years|
|Birthplace||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|Hometown||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|School||Lilavatibai Podar High School, Mumbai|
|College/University||Jai Hind College, Mumbai|
|Caste/Sect||Shia (Dawoodi Bohra Community) Live Mint|
|Food Habit||Non-Vegetarian Times of India|
|Hobbies||Reading Books, Dancing, Watching Movies, Travelling|
|Relationships & More|
|Affairs/Boyfriends||Kartik Aaryan (Actor, Rumoured)
|Parents||Father- Tanvir Bharucha (Businessman)
Mother- Tasneem Bharucha (Homemaker)
|Siblings||Nushrat is the only child of her parents.|
|Favourite Food||Chicken, Biryani, Mutton|
|Favourite Beverage||Fresh Fruit Juice|
|Favourite Actor(s)||Salman Khan, Ranbir Kapoor|
|Favourite Actress(es)||Kajol, Vidya Balan|
|Favourite Film||Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro|
|Favourite Books||Sherlock Holmes by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, The White Tiger by Arvind Adiga|
|Favourite Netflix Series||Sacred Games|
|Favourite Film Directors||Imtiaz Ali, Vishal Bhardwaj|
|Favourite Colours||Grey, Olive, Brown|
Some Lesser Known Facts About Nushrat Bharucha
- Nushrat Bharucha was born into a Bohra Muslim Family in Mumbai.
- She actively took part in plays and drama in her school days.
- Her first stage performance was at the age of 4 when she played the role of Ms Hawaii during her school’s annual function.
- While she was doing her graduation, Nusrat went to a talent management firm to work there as a scout, but she was offered a role in the serial “Kittie Party.”
- She did the show for a year, and then, made an exit from it because of long working hours and ill-treatment of a few fellows.
- Nushrat then continued doing theatre for a few years.
- Nushrat started her career with an ad commercial alongside actress Asin.
- After completing her graduation, Nushrat decided to make her career as an actor in the films.
- Some of her popular Bollywood films include “Love Sex Aur Dhokha,” “Pyaar Ka Punchnama,” “Akaash Vani,” “Darr @ The Mall,” “Pyaar Ka Punchnama 2,” and “Sonu Ke Titu Ki Sweety.”
- Bharucha has featured on the covers of various magazines like “FHM India,” “Exhibit,” “Femina Brides,” and “Travel+Leisure.”
- She has also walked the ramp for fashion weeks like “Bombay Times Fashion Week” and “IFFD India Runway Week.”
- In 2019, Nushrat featured in Guru Randhawa‘s Punjabi song “Ishq Tere.”
- Although she is a hardcore non-vegetarian, she turned vegan during the shooting of the film “Sonu Ke Titu Ki Sweety.” While sharing her experience of turning vegan, Nushrat says, “I belong to a Bohri Muslim family, and for us, food is our biggest celebration. We are used to elaborating five to six-course meals. So, to give up on our signature dishes, which can only be made with chicken/mutton, was like living someone else’s life suddenly! This wasn’t only a dietary change, but a lifestyle change and a drastic one at that. Initially, it was really tough to deal with the cravings. The decision tested my willpower and I am happy that I succeeded.” Times of India
- She is a fitness enthusiast and visits the gym regularly.
- Bharucha is passionate about dogs and often shares pictures with them on her social media accounts.
- She is a die-hard fan of Ranbir Kapoor.
- Nushrat considers Nawazuddin Siddiqui as her inspiration.
- Bharucha told during an interview that her community didn’t consider acting as a good profession, so, during her initial days in the industry, she would tell her extended family that acting was just a summer job for her.
- She shared in an interview that she had grown up in an orthodox as well as a liberal atmosphere.
- Here’s an interesting video about Nushrat Bharucha’s biography:
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