Anushka Sharma is an Indian actress, model, and film producer. She was born on May 1, 1988, in Ayodhya, Uttar Pradesh. Before becoming an actress, she was a model. Anushka Sharma was selected as Wendell Rodricks’s finale model for Les Vamps Show at the Lakme Fashion Week and made her debut in the field of modeling.
She has done campaigns for brands like Silk and shine, Whisper, Nathella jewellery etc. Anushka Sharma has acted in 15 films till now and has successfully established herself as an actress in the Hindi film industry. She made her acting debut opposite Shah Rukh Khan in 2008 in Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi. She was nominated for Filmfare awards for best actress and best female debut after the success of her movie.
She is one of the highest paid actresses in India. She has received several awards in her acting career for best actress in several films including Ladies vs Ricky Bahl and Band Baaja Baaraat, best-supporting actress (for her role in Jab Tak Hai Jaan).