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Konkona Sen Biography:
Konkona Sen Sharma (born 3 December 1979) is an Indian actress, writer, and director who works primarily in Hindi and Bengali films. She has received two National Film Awards and four Filmfare Awards. The daughter of filmmaker–actress Aparna Sen, Sen Sharma appears primarily in arthouse independent films, and her achievements in the genre have established her as one of the leading actresses of contemporary parallel cinema. She has also acted in mainstream films like Laaga Chunari Mein Daag for which too she has received awards.
Making her debut as a child artist in the film Indira (1983), Sharma debuted as an adult in the Bengali thriller Ek Je Aachhe Kanya (2000). She first gained attention with the English-language film Mr. and Mrs. Iyer (2002), which was directed by her mother, and received the National Film Award for Best Actress for her performance. Her appearance in the drama Page 3 (2005) got her wider recognition, and she has since starred in a number of films, most of which have won her praise rather than commercial success. She won two consecutive Filmfare Best Supporting Actress Awards for her performances in Omkara (2006) and Life in a… Metro (2007), respectively.
Her performance in the former won her a second National Award under the Best Supporting Actress category. She was the first recipient of the Best Actress award at the Filmfare Awards East for her work in the Bengali film Goynar Baksho (2014). In 2017, her directorial debut film A Death in the Gunj was released and she won the Filmfare Award for Best Debut Director. In the same year she starred in Lipstick Under My Burkha, which won her numerous international awards.
Konkona Sen Sharma Biodata and Biography
|Name||Konkona Sen Sharma|
|Date Of Birth||3 December 1979|
|Age||41 Years (as in 2020)|
|Profession / Occupation||Actress, Writer, Director (Hindi, Bengali, English)|
|Height / Weight||5′ 1” / 57kg|
|First Movie||Indira (1983, Bengali as a Child Artist)|
|First Debut Movie||Ek Je Aachhe Kanya (2001, Bengali)
Mr. and Mrs. Iyer (2002, English)
Page 3 (2005, Hindi)
|Money Factor||Not Known|
Konkona Sen Sharma Family and Relatives
|Father||Mukul Sharma (Writer and Journalist)|
|Mother||Aparna Sen (Actress and Director)|
|Sisters||Kamalini Chatterjee (Elder)|
|Husband||Ranvir Shorey (Actor, m.2010, separated 2015)|
|Boy friends/ Affairs||Ranvir Shorey (Actor)|
Sen Sharma started dating actor and co-star Ranvir Shorey in 2007. The couple got married on 3 September 2010 in a private ceremony. The Times of India reported that Sen Sharma gave birth to her first child, Haroon, on 15 March 2011 at a South Mumbai hospital. Sen Sharma and Shorey announced their separation in September 2015. They still remain friends and share the custody of their son. The couple finally got divorced on 13 August 2020.
Konkona Sen Sharma Height, Weight and Body Measurements
|Height in Centimeters||155 cm|
|Height in Meters||1.55m|
|Height in Feet Inches||5′ 1”|
|Breast Size||34 inches|
|Waist Size||27 inches|
|Hip Size||35 inches|
|Eye Colour||Dark Brown|
Konkona Sen Sharma Favorites
|Favorite Colour||Not Known|
|Favorite Actor||Irrfan Khan|
|Favorite Director||Not Known|
|Favorite Movies||Not Known|
|Favorite Book||Hooked to This Is How You Lose Her by Junot Diaz|
|Favorite Sport||Not Known|
|Favorite Destination||Not Known|
Sharma was born on 3 December 1979 Her father Mukul Sharma was a science writer and journalist and her mother Aparna Sen an actress and film director. She has an elder sister, Kamalini Chatterjee. Sen Sharma’s maternal grandfather, Chidananda Dasgupta, was a film critic, scholar, professor, writer and one of the co-founders of the Calcutta Film Society. Her grandmother Supriya Dasgupta was a cousin of legendary modern Bengali poet Jibanananda Das.
Sen Sharma has a degree in English from St Stephen’s College, Delhi, which she received in 2001. She was a student of the Modern High School for Girls.
Konkona Sen Sharma Education School and Colleges
|Education Qualification||Degree in English|
|School||Modern High School for Girls, KolkataCalcutta International School, Kolkata|
|College / University||St. Stephen’s College, Delhi|
Konkona Sen Sharma Residence and Contact Address
|Birth Place||Kolkata, West Bengal, India|
|Home Town||Kolkata, West Bengal, India|
|Present Residence||Mumbai, Maharasthra, India|
|House Address||Goregaon, Mumbai, Maharasthra, India|
|Phone No / Mobile No||Not Known|
|Email ID||Not Known|
Konkona Sen Sharma Awards, Honours, Achievements
|Civilian Awards||Not Known|
|National Honours||Not Known|
|National Film Awards||Not Known|
Sen Sharma made her debut as a child artist in the Bengali film Indira (1983). In 2000, she made her adult debut in the Bengali film Ek Je Aachhe Kanya, in which she played a negative character. It was followed by a role in Rituparno Ghosh’s acclaimed film Titli, opposite Mithun Chakraborty and her mother Aparna Sen.
In 2001, she starred in the English-language film Mr. and Mrs. Iyer, directed by Aparna Sen. The film performed well mainly in multiplexes and was a major critical success. Sen Sharma’s performance as a Tamil housewife and her mastery of the accent were received well and she was awarded the National Film Award for Best Actress. Her performance was later included in the 2010 issue of the “Top 80 Iconic Performances” by Filmfare.
“What’s special about her performance as Meenakshi Iyer is not the effort she put into it as much as the apparent lack of it. […] Be it her squabbling with the urbane photographer Jehangir Chaudhary or her gently reprimanding him about how her name is pronounced (It’s Mee-naa-kshi not Minakshi) or even when she is screaming at her infant, you believe it’s Meenakshi you´ve met. And therein lies the key to her iconic performance.”
—Filmfare on Sen Sharma’s performance in Mr. and Mrs. Iyer (2002)
This was followed by the National Film Award-winning social film, Page 3 (2005). Her role of a smart journalist drew praise and she became a more familiar face to the movie-going public.
Sen Sharma was offered the lead role in Mira Nair’s Hollywood film, The Namesake (2007), but owing to clashing dates with other films, she could not commit to the project. However, she followed it with acclaimed performances as a mentally ill woman in 15 Park Avenue (2005) and as a middle age village woman in Omkara (2006). For the latter, she received both the Filmfare Best Supporting Actress Award and the National Film Award for Best Supporting Actress. Her next release Deadline: Sirf 24 Ghante (2006) got average reviews. In 2006, Sen Sharma made her directorial debut with an 18-minute Bengali short film titled Naamkoron (Naming Ceremony) for the Kala Ghoda Film Festival.
Following this, Sen Sharma acted in Dosar, a Bengali art film by Rituporno Ghosh which was premiered at several international film festivals. She won the Best Actress award at Mahindra Indo-American Arts Council (MIAAC) Film Festival for her performance.
Her first release of 2007 was her second collaboration with Madhur Bhandarkar, a noir film named Traffic Signal, in which she played a street prostitute. Later that year, she appeared in Anurag Basu’s Life in a… Metro. The film opened to positive reviews and performed well at the Indian box office. Metro depicted the lives of different individuals in Mumbai, and Sen Sharma’s performance as a young and insecure woman earned her a second Filmfare Award.
|2005||Karkat Rashi||College girl||Hindi||TV Movie|
|2005||Koffee with Karan||Herself||English||Star One||Season 1, Episode 16 (Guest with Rahul Bose)|
|2007||Season 2, Episode 09 (Guest with Kunal Kapoor & Riteish Deshmukh)|
|2009||54th Filmfare Awards||Herself||English||Sony TV||Co-Host with Ranbir Kapoor, Imran Khan & Deepika Padukone|
|2013||Ek Thhi Naayka||Herself||Hindi||Life OK||TV Mini-Series (2 episodes, 1.3 & 1.4) for the promotion of Ek Thi Dayaan|
|2015||The Tara Sharma Show||Herself||English||Star World||Season 3, Episode 3 (Konkona Sen Sharma & Moms)|
|2018||Guftagoo||Herself||Hindi, English||Rajya Sabha TV||Episode “Guftagoo with Konkona Sensharma”|
|2018||Side Hero||Herself||Hindi||Eros Now||Original Web Series (Episode 1: “Aaj Ki Party”)|
|2020||Mumbai Diaries – 26/11||Chitra Das||Hindi||Amazon Prime Video||Original Web Series|