Aahana Kumra’s Journey From Acting in theatres to web-series to Bollywood Movies and then finally getting rewarded with “Dada Saheb Phalke Excellence Award” – A Journey to Cherish!
What less than excellence would one expect from an actress who had made her debut with Mr. Amitabh Bachchan?
Aahana Kumra was cast in a television series, Yudh, in which she played Mr. Bachchan’s daughter.
Aahana Kumra has been associated with the theatre circuit, television industry, Hindi and South Indian movies and also the web series industry.
Aahana Kumra’s professional stint with theatre began with Akvarious Productions and she went on to do several plays with Naseeruddin Shah’s theatre company – Motley – where she played leading roles in productions such as ‘By George’ and ‘Arms and the Man’.
She worked with Makrand Deshpande on a play called ‘Sona Spa’ which was eventually turned into a film and gave her a taste of cinema acting.
On the web series front, Aahana has been doing web series from a time when the industry had just started blooming. Her debut web series was “Official Chukyagiri (YouTube/ Arré)”, followed by Inside Edge (Amazon Prime), It Happened In Hong Kong (Viu), Ready 2 Mingle, Rangbaaz and the most recent one being, Aisha My Virtual Girlfriend Season3.
She is also known for her strong acts in films like Lipstick Under My Burkha and The Accidental Prime Minister, actress Aahana Kumra has always kept everyone entertained with her powerful acting.
Always critically acclaimed for her work, Aahana won the prestigious Dadasaheb Phalke Award for ‘Emerging Talent of the Year’, for the second time!
Her upcoming web series include Marzi opposite the dapper, Rajeev Khandelwal!
Cannot wait to see Aahana to enchant us more with her acting! 🙂
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