Former model and an actress, Bhumika Chawla is best known for the film “Tere Naam”.
Age and Height
Bhumika Chawla was born on the 21st of August, in the year 1978, in New Delhi, India. She is 5 feet and 3 inches tall. The actress has recently turned 40 years old in August 2018.
Bhumika Chawla is said to have dated her longtime boyfriend and Yoga teacher Bharat Thakur for four years before finally getting married to him. The couple got married on 21st October, in the year 2007. The marriage took place in a Gurdwara, at Devlali, Nashik. The couple had a son in February 2014.
Bhumika Chawla was born in a Punjabi army family in New Delhi. She has two siblings - an elder brother and an elder sister. Bhumika was called by her nickname ‘Guddiya’, which translates to ‘a doll’. Her elder brother is in the army too. Her mom’s name is Bali.
Bhumika Chawla, a former model, started off her career in the film industry through the Telugu movie Yuvakudu opposite actor Sumanth in the year 2000. She has numerous films under her name in Telugu, Panjabi, Bhojpuri, Kannada, Malayalam, Hindi, and Tamil languages.
The second release of her life was the film named “Khushi” in which she starred opposite Pawan Kalyan, in the year 2001, which was a huge box office success. Some of her most notable works include ‘Okkadu’ opposite Mahesh Babu and ‘Simhadri’ opposite Nandamuri Taraka Rama Rao Jr. in the year 2003. Both these films were the year’s highest grosser.
Her debut in the Bollywood industry was in the year 2003, in “Tere Naam”. In the film, she starred opposite Salman Khan, which again was a huge box office hit and an iconic film of the time. She has acted with many Bollywood actors like with Salman Khan in “Tere Naam” and “Dil Ne Jise Apna Kahaa”, with Abhishek Bachchan in the film “Run” and Amitabh Bachchan in “Silsilay” and “Dil Jo Bhi Kahey”. She has also worked in “Gandhi My Father” and “Benaam”.
In 2004, she went back to Telugu films and starred in “Naa Autograph”. Her debut in the Punjabi film industry came in the year 2008 with “Yaariyan” in which she was featured opposite Gurdas Maan, and then she debuted in the Malayalam film industry with Bhramaram. She also appeared in the Tamil film “Sillunu Oru Kaadhal”, which was a worldwide hit.
There aren’t many controversies related to Bhumika except for the fact that there was a circulation of MMS of a couple in intimate positions and the woman appeared to be Bhumika. But when approached, she denied any involvement.
From the list of her various awards and nominations, the CineMAA Jury Award for Best Actress for the movie “Naa Autograph” is the most notable one. She even bagged the Filmfare Awards for Best Actress – Telugu for ‘Khushi’.
Bhumika’s birth name is Rachna Chawla.
|Real Name||Bhumika Chawla|
|Famous Role||Madhumitha In Kushi|
|Height (In Cm)||161|
|Figure Measurement||Not known|
|Date of Birth||1978-8-21|
|Home Town||Not known|
|Birth Place||New Delhi, India|
|Education Qualification||Not known|