Who is Bhumika Chawla?
Bhumika Chawla (born Rachna Chawla; 21 August 1978) is an Indian actress and a former model known for her work predominantly in Telugu, Hindi, and Tamil films. She made her film debut in the Telugu film Yuvakudu (2000).
Bhumika Chawla Biography, Wiki
Bhumika Chawla was born Rachna Chawla on August 21, 1978, she is an Indian actress and an old model. She made her film debut in the film Telugu Yuvakudu (2000) and has since worked in various Indian film industries.
She has appeared in more than thirty films in Telugu, Tamil, Hindi, Malayalam, Kannada, Bhojpuri and Punjabi. His notable performances include Badri (2001), Kushi (2001), Okkadu (2003), Tere Naam (2003), Missamma (2003), Sillunu Oru Kaadhal (2006), Gandhi, my father (2007), Anasuya (2007) and Buddy (2013).
Bhumika Chawla was born into a Punjabi family in New Delhi, India, where she completed her studies. His father was an army officer. Bhumika has two brothers and sisters, an older brother and a sister.
She moved to Mumbai in 1997 and began her career with commercials and music video albums in Hindi. She appeared in the television series Zee Hip Hip Hurray.
|Real Name||Rachna Chawla|
|Profession||Actress & Model|
|Husband Name||Bharat Thakur|
|Children Name||Not Known|
|Age||44 Years (2022)|
|Height (Approx.)||5 feet 5 inches|
|Weight (Approx.)||56 kg|
|Date of Birth||21 August 1978|
|Birth Place||New Delhi, India|
|School Name||Not Known|
|College Name||Chintaman College of Commerce, Sangli|
|Father Name||Not Known|
|Mother Name||Bali Chawla|
|Sibling Name||Not Known|
|Source Of Income||Acting|
|Net Worth, Salary||Not Known|
Bhumika Chawla Career
Chawla started off her film career in the Telugu film industry, starring in the feature film Yuvakudu (2000) alongside actor Sumanth.
Her second release, Kushi (2001), in which she starred opposite Pawan Kalyan was a box office success, winning her the Filmfare Award for Best Actress – Telugu following which she acted in several films in Telugu, including Okkadu (2003) opposite Mahesh Babu and Simhadri (2003) opposite Jr. NTR, which became two of the year’s highest grossers in Telugu.
Meanwhile, she made her debut in the Tamil film industry as well, starring in the film Badri (2001) opposite actor Vijay, which was followed by her second Tamil film Roja Kootam (2002). Her performance in Missamma (2003), as a businesswoman with cancer, was applauded. She was nominated for the Filmfare award for Best Actress – Telugu and won the Nandi Award for Best Actress.
After a number of critically and commercially successful films in the South, Chawla starred in her first Bollywood film, Tere Naam (2003), alongside Salman Khan. The film was one of the year’s highest grossers.
It was a critical success and her performance in the film won her many positive notices as well as several nominations for Best Debut at different award ceremonies. She was nominated for her first Filmfare Best Actress Award and won the Best Debut trophy at the Zee Cine Awards ceremony.
Subsequently, she got to star in a number of Hindi films as Run (2004), a remake of the same-named Tamil film, Dil Ne Jise Apna Kahaa (2004), again opposite Salman Khan, Silsilay (2005) and Dil Jo Bhi Kahey… (2005) alongside Amitabh Bachchan. She returned to Telugu, acting in the films Naa Autograph (2004) (a remake of the Tamil film Autograph) and Jai Chiranjeeva, alongside Chiranjeevi and Sameera Reddy.
While Chawla’s performance in the former won her accolades and the CineMAA Jury Award for Best Actress, the latter went to become a super hit film.
In 2006, Chawla appeared in the Tamil film Sillunu Oru Kaadhal, alongside real-life couple Surya and Jyothika which became a big hit worldwide, while playing a vital role in the Hindi film Family – Ties of Blood, in which she shared screen space with Amitabh Bachchan and Akshay Kumar, and starring in the Telugu fantasy film, Mayabazar.
Following this, she acted in the Hindi film Gandhi, My Father as Gulab Gandhi and played the title roles in the Telugu films Sathyabhama, in which she played a woman who has Short-term memory loss, and Anasuya, a crime thriller, and in the Bhojpuri film, Gangotri (2007 film), a sequel to the successful 2006 Bhojpuri film Ganga, acting again alongside Amitabh Bachchan.
Her performance in Anasuya (2007), as an Investigative journalist who covers the case of a serial killer, received critical acclaim. She was nominated for the Filmfare Award for Best Actress – Telugu and won the Santosham Best Actress Award.
In 2008, she made her debut in the Punjabi film industry, starring in Yaariyan, opposite Gurdas Maan, following which she debuted in Malayalam as well, starring in Bhramaram alongside Mohanlal. Currently, she is working on half-a-dozen films in Tamil, Telugu, and Hindi, which include Thangar Bachan’s Kalavadiya Pozhudugal opposite Prabhu Deva in Tamil, Yagam alongside Navdeep and Sathyaraj in Telugu and Classmates, a remake of the 2006 Malayalam film, in Hindi.
Some Interesting Facts About Bhumika Chawla
- She was born and brought up in New Delhi, India.
- She was born into a Hindu family.
- Her zodiac sign is Leo.
- She started her career with tv advertisements.
- She made her debut with Tamil movie Yuvakudu in 2000.
- She made her Hindi debut with Tere Naam movie.
- Bhumika married Bharat Thakur, he is a Yoga teacher.
- Bhumika also worked in languages like Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam and Bhojpuri languages.
Bhumika Chawla FAQ’s
Q.1 Who is the boyfriend/husband of Bhumika Chawla?
Ans. Bhumika Chawla’s husband’s name is Bharat Thakur.
Q.2 Who was Bhumika Chawla?
Ans. Bhumika Chawla is a famous Actress & Model.
Q.3 What is the Age of Bhumika Chawla?
Ans. Her age is 44 years as of 2022.
Q.4 What is the name of Bhumika Chawla’s Father?
Ans. Her father’s name is Not Known.
Q.5 What is the name of Bhumika Chawla’s Mother?
Ans. Her mother’s name is Bali Chawla.
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