Pallavi Sharda Profile
Name : Pallavi Sharda
Birth Place : Perth Australia
Occupation : Actress
Years active : 2010 – present
Pallavi Sharda Biography
Pallavi Sharda is an Indian-Australian film/theatre actress and dancer, trained in the classical Indian dance form of Bharatha Natyam.
Pallavi Sharda Early Life
Pallavi Sharda was Born in Perth and raised in Melbourne into an academic family. Pallavi Sharda finished her LLB and BA (Media & Communications) & Diploma in Modern Languages (French) at the University of Melbourne. Pallavi Sharda is currently based out of Mumbai.
Pallavi Sharda Career
Pallavi Sharda made her Bollywood debut with the film My Name Is Khan (2010), a Karan Johar film, in which Pallavi Sharda had a suppporting role. In March 2010 Pallavi was crowned ‘Miss India Australia’ in Sydney.
Pallavi Sharda then starred in the comedic-drama film, Dus Tola (2010), in which Pallavi Sharda played the role of Geeta, ‘the village dance teacher’ opposite actor Manoj Bajpai. Dus Tola hit Indian theatres on 22 October 2010 and Pallavi’s performance earned critical acclaim.
Pallavi’s second release, an Indo-American film called Walkaway was released on 29 October 2010 across USA.
Pallavi Sharda’s another Bollywood release, Love Breakups Zindagi released on 7 October 2011.
Pallavi Sharda is the lead actress in the theatrical musical, Taj Express directed by Shruti Merchant and choreographed by Vaibhavi Merchant.
Pallavi Sharda is about to make her Australian film debut with comedy film Save Your Legs. She has also been confirmed for the female lead role in Abhinav Kashyap’s Besharam (2013) opposite Ranbir Kapoor. The film is her first breakthrough role.
Pallavi Sharda Filmography
Year Title Role Notes
2010 My Name Is Khan Sajida Bollywood debut
2010 Dus Tola Geeta
2010 Walkaway Sia
2011 Love Breakups Zindagi Radhika
2012 Heroine Gayatri
2013 Save Your Legs Anjali Australian film debut
2013 Besharam Filming; first Bollywood solo lead role