Ishita Sharma was born on December 2nd 1992. She hails from Lucknow. She is an actress and TV show host who has also appeared in advertisements, much adored for her sweet personality, deep-dimpled smile and gorgeousness.
She started her acting career on Indian television in 2004, appearing on Shaka Laka Boom Boom (Star Plus) as Simple. True to that name, she has continued to play modest, innocent and practical roles in almost all of her career. Her most recent appearance on a series was on
Kuch Toh Log Kahenge (Sony Entertainment Television India) as Anjali Solanki.
Ishita has also played a handful of important roles in the films ‘Loins of Punjab Presents’ as Preeti Patel, ‘Dil Dosti Inc’ as Kintu, ‘Sakkarakatti’ as Deepali, ‘
Dulha Mil Gaya’ as Samarpreet ‘Samara’ Kapoor, ‘Cycle-Kick’ as Suman and ‘
Pyaar Ka Punchnama’ as Charu. Of these, Pyaar Ka Punchnama became a cult movie.
Most people recognize her from Dance India Dance’s (DID) season 4 which she hosted with fellow co-host actor
Jay Bhanushali. However, she is also a dancer with a deep love for the art form. She identifies herself as a Kathak dancer and has founded a dance institute called Aamad which provides training in Kathak, Kalaripayattu and T’ai Chi. The purpose of Aamad, she states, is to break out of the norm - to create interest in traditional classical forms of dance in the youth of today, so that both the old and new forms could flourish together. On this note, her idol is renowned teacher and dancer Uma Dogra who Ishita refers to as her Guru Maa.
The bubbly girl is happily married to Indian movie actor
Mohit Chadda since 2011. Despite the fact that there is a running joke on DID that she and one of their mentors Mudassar are in love, she has revealed this is not true - their relationship is just friendly make-believe banter on the show.
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Ishita Sharma is an actress from India and has done Hindi and Tamil movies. She has also acted in two TV serials.
Ishita Sharma was born on 8 February 1988 in Gaya, Bihar, into a family of filmmakers. Apart from being an actor, Ishita is a trained Belly Dancer, a Kathak dancer and also is the founder of AAMAD- a dedicated dance, martial arts and yoga studio in Versova, Andheri.
Ishita moved to Mumbai at an early age to fulfill her dreams. She is one of the very few actors to have made appearance in the small screen after starting off on the big one. Her first project was an English movie “Lions of Punjab Present” in 2007. The same year she had another release – “Dil Dosti Inc”. The very next year she got a chance to work in the movie “Sakkarakatti” and later on, she got “Dulha Mil Gaya” in 2010 which proved to be a turning point in her career.
She played a very important role in the movie “Dulha Mil Gaya” and thus was noticed by the audience. After that, Ishita appeared in an advertisement for “LIC”. She became famous after essaying the role of Anjali in “Kuch Toh Log Kahenge” which was telecasted on Sony TV. Her character was the best friend of the lead character which was played by
Kritika Kamra. Apart from that, Ishita also hosted the TV Reality show Dance India Dance Season 4 with Jay Bhanushali.
On the personal front, Ishita is married to noted actor Mohit Chadda. The couple entered the wedlock in the year 2011. Her name is constantly being linked with choreographer Mudassar after the duo showed excellent chemistry between them and interest in each other during the reality show but later she revealed that all those were done for TRP stunts.