Richa Chadda

Richa Chadda

Richa Chadda's Height, Weight, Biography & more…


Richa Chadda is one of the most talented actress in the Hindi film industry today who is mostly seen playing supporting characters.


Age and height:


Born on 18 December 1986 in Patna, Bihar, Richa Chadda is soon going to turn 31 years old. The extremely talented actress stands 5 feet 5 inch.




Richa Chadda had been dating her Fukrey co-actor Ali Fazal for quite some time but never spoke about it openly until the actor posted a picture with her on his Instagram handle. The actor captioned the picture confirming their relationship.




Richa Chadda is completely a self-made woman in the industry as she belongs from a non-film background. Her father, Somesh Chadda is the owner of a management firm and her mother, Kusum Chadda is a professor who has also written two books. Her mother is also known for having worked with Gandhi Smriti.




Richa started her career as a model. She later joined theatres and went on tours in and outside the country. She then also got trained by Barry John.

Richa Chadda started her movie career in the year 2008 with the movie Oye Lucky! Lucky Oye! The film might not have been a great commercial success but Chadda’s performance was noticed by both the audience and the critics.

She then moved on to playing many more supporting characters and every time she stood out and proved herself to be a better actor than many of the mainstream actresses. The character Nagma Khatoon played by her in the Anurag Kashyap directorial movie Gangs of Wasseypur got her recognition not in India but in overseas as well.

Some of her best movies are Gangs of Wasseypur (both parts), Fukrey, Fukrey returns, Sarbjit and Masaan.




Richa won the Stardust Editor’s choice performer of the year award for her movie Masaan in 2015. The same year, she got Films of India Online Awards for Special Jury Mention for Achievement in Acting for the same movie. She won Best Actress (Critics) for her movies Gangs of Wasseypur.




Richa Chadda can very well be given the tag of a queen of controversies as she has not created two or three controversies but many. One was when she gave a statement to a newspaper against the campaign #SelfieWithDaughter created by the Prime Minister of India himself! Although, she later gave clarification on her statement. But, she made the entire nation go berserk.




The beautiful actress loves biryani. Shahrukh Khan and Kareena Kapoor are her favourite stars and red is her favourite colour. She loves to wear Zara perfumes.




Richa Chadda had bulimia. She suffered from the disease for many years before finally seeking help from a psychiatrist.

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Real NameRicha Chadda
Famous RoleNagma Khatoon in Gangs of Wasseypur

Richa Chadda - Physical Stats & More

Height (In Cm)165
Weight(In Kg)57
Figure Measurement34-26-35
Eye colorDark Brown
Hair colorBlack

Richa Chadda - Other Details

Date of Birth1988-12-28
Home TownNot known
Birth Place Not known
Sun SignCapricorn
College St. Stephen's College, New Delhi
Education QualificationBachelors in History, Post Graduate Diploma in Social Communications Media