Birthday: 03-12-1979
Age: 39
Star sign: Capricorn

Konkona Sen Sharma is a Bollywood actress hailing from Kolkata, West Bengal. She was born on 3 December 1979 in a Bengali family. She completed her schooling at the Calcutta International School and later moved to Delhi for a bachelor’s degree in English literature from Delhi University’s most prestigious college- St. Stephen’s. Cinema has already been existent in her genetic roots. Her mother, Aparna Sen, is a noted actress and director in Bengali cinema. Moreover, she is the granddaughter of Chidananda Dasgupta, a film critic who also established the Calcutta Film Society. In 1983, the four-year-old Konkona was first seen on the big screen in a Bengali film titled ‘ Indira’. Her official Tollywood debut was in 2000 in ‘Ek Je Aachhe Kanya,’ for which she was awarded at the Bengal Film Journalists' Association Awards (2002).

After this, she worked with her mother in another Bengali film titled ‘ Titli’ and was honored for her work at the Kalakaar Awards. Next, her mother, Aparna Sen, directed and cast her in the lead role for the film ‘Mr. And Mrs. Iyer.’ The film was made in pure English and won her a National Award in the Best Actress’ category. Apart from this, her major works have been in three films; the first being ‘ Omkara’. She played a supporting role in the film and worked alongside Saif Ali Khan. This film brought her three awards-theFilmfare Award, the Zee Cine Award and the National Award. The second one was ‘ Page 3’, her first Hindi film, directed by Madhur Bhandarkar, based on the ugly reality of the media’s culture in Bombay. The Kalakaar Awards and the Zee Cine Awards acknowledged her work in the film. The third film was Anurag Basu’s ‘Life in a… Metro,’ which revolved around nine individuals struggling in the city of Bombay.

She won an IIFA Award and a Filmfare Award for it. In 2009, Konkona made her debut in the field of theater in ‘The Blue Mug,’ directed by Atul Kumar. In 2015, she took to directing and writing with her first film titled ‘ A Death In The Gunj’. Popular stars like Kalki Koechlin and Om Puri starred in the ‘coming of age’ film about a guy’s masculinity. Konkona married actor Ranvir Shorey in 2010 after being in a relationship with him for about three years. Unfortunately, the couple parted ways recently, but both are in good terms with each other and, have a four-year-old son named Haroon.

Koena Mitra Hindi Actress

Koena Mitra

Koena Mitra is an Indian model, actress and the winner of Miss Gladrags Model in the year 2001. Born in the city Kolkata in West Bengal to a Bengali family, Koena holds a major in psychology. She is also trained in swimming, tennis and basketball. Koena started her modeling stint when she was in her schooldays. Later she also came onto be included in top 12 semifinalists of Ms. Intercontinental Pageant. Koena has done many popular commercials like Miranda, Maruti Alto, and Clinic All Clear. She started her Bollywood career with a special appearance in the movie, ‘Road’ in the year 2010. Later she appeared in many commercial movies, Apna Sapna Money Money, and The Unbeatable in the year 2009, and in Musafir, which came out in the year 2004, and also in Ek Khiladi Ek Haseena. Mitra did the greatest mistake of her life by going under the knife. This ruined her career as her nose job had gone wrong. Koena confessed that she had been in a relationship several times, but lamented that most men, who were initially attracted to her personality had a problem with it later. In the year 2009, Koena faced an embarrassing situation at the hands of the airport security officials in Bangalore. She said that the security personnel had bullied her. In an official interview given to a popular magazine, Koena revealed that she isn’t the only one to go under the knife. She said that she wouldn’t blame anyone as it was her personal choice. In October 2015, Koena Mitra filed an FIR against her maid alleging that a sum of 1 lakh had gone missing from her Oshiwara Apartment in Mumbai. In February 2014, Koena was seen at the launch of a fashion store in Mumbai and was looking visibly attractive and better. Some news report also made a buzz that Koena was going to make her comeback in Bollywood.

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Kriti Malhotra

Kriti Malhotra is a Bollywood film actress, who initially works as a costume designer and wardrobe supervisor. She completed her studies at Nowrosjee Wadia College in Pune, where she took a Bachelor of Arts in Geography. She also studied Fashion Apparel Design in college. Before venturing to the filmdom, Kriti works as a wardrobe supervisor and costume designer for films like Sarkar Raj (2008), Bollywood Hero (2009), Delhi-6 (2009), Action Replayy (2010), No Problem (2010), Michael (2011), Shanghai (2012), Boss (2013), Special Chabbis (2013), Baby (2015), and the upcoming M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story (2016). Besides films, she also worked on television commercials such as Dr. Fixit’s Angry Kid. She was debuted in the 2011 drama film, Dhobi Ghat, helmed by another debutant, Kiran Rao. Kriti never thought of acting until Kiran saw her photo on a social networking website. She was called for a screen test and although she kept saying no, one of the unit members, who is close to her called her relentlessly and eventually, she accepted the offer. Kriti shared that it was a nerve racking experience the first time she saw herself on screen. She was seen acting opposite Aamir Khan in the movie. The following year, she starred and played the role of Bilkis in Vasan Bala’s Hindi crime thriller film, Peddlers. Her character is a terminally ill migrant, who will turn into a drug mule to protect her daughter. Kriti is a big fan of Salman Khan since she was seven years old. She loves watching TV shows like Dexter, How I Met Your Mother, House, Modern Family, Gossip Girl, Grey’s Anatomy, etc. She shared that she can get fashion ideas when watching Gossip Girl. After Dhobi Ghat, she was offered to do an ad for Fair & Lovely, which she declined. She was also offered to do ads with actors John Abraham for Tata Docomo and Ranbir Kapoor for Alto. However, she has to give them up because the time she received the offer, she has a wardrobe supervision job in Delhi for Special Chabbis. Later on, she was paid by Mahindra Retail for donning a corporate film. She attended the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) for Dhobi Ghat, and it was her first red carpet experience. Kriti never had an agent, so she personally stitched the orange gown she wears during the event, which cost her Rs 2000.

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