Winning An Award For Her First Film
Anushka Sharma has been making waves in the industry right from the first movie she appeared in, Band Baaja Baarat. Her career graph becomes more impressive when you realise that she has had no family background in the Hindi film industry. On her b’day today, 1 May 2020, Here’s a look at some of her incredible achievements that cement her place as one of Bollywood’s biggest stars.
Band Baaja Baarat proved to be a great launching pad for Ranveer Singh as well as Anushka Sharma. She won an IIFA Award for Best Actress on her debut for her performance in this film. She went on to work with Shah Rukh Khan in Jab Tak Hain Jaan and won a Filmfare award for her role in this movie too.
Picking Challenging Roles For Herself
She likes to take the path less traveled and challenge herself which shows her variety. She picked the role of a wrestler in the movie Sultan with Salman. On the other hand, she chose the role of a physically challenged scientist in Zero with Shah Rukh. She played the role of an urban news reporter in PK. She also played the role of a small-town wife in Sui-Dhaaga.
Co-Owning Her Own Production House
To find better roles for herself and bring different stories to the big screen she also started her own production house. Anusha co-owns Clean Slate Films with her brother. Till date they have made some instantly memorable films like NH10, Phillauri and Pari. These films also give Anushka a chance to showcase her acting talent in different roles.
Watch Anushka’s gritty action-thriller here.
Launching Her Own Fashion Label
Breaking out from the film line Anushka Sharma took a leaf from Virat Kohli’s book. While he collaborated for form the fashion label ‘Wrogn’, Anushka started her own brand brand called Nush. This became a popular clothing an accessory brand found at most online and retail stores around.
Starting an Animal Shelter. And a mention in 'Top 30 under 30' list by Forbes.
While all the rest might count as big achievements for most, Anushka doesn’t count them as the best thing she has done. Anushka has been quoted saying that building her own animal shelter and veterinary hospital is her biggest achievement. This animal shelter was started on her birthday last year.
With this impressive list of achievements under her belt, it’s not surprise Anushka Sharma was counted among the Top 30 under 30 by Forbes last year. We can’t wait to see what this boss-lady goes on to do next. What she did tell us is that, no one can make her do anything. Watch her interview on Starry Nights here.