Kiara Advani an Indian actress is a combination of beauty and talent. She has worked in several Bollywood and Telugu movies and has become famous with her performance and received a lot of appreciation for her roles in Netflix anthology " Lust Stories" and for the movie "M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story". Her most successful movies in film career are Kabir Singh and Good Newwz. Both of the movies were release of 2019 and were biggest grossing films.
Born as Alia Advani, Kiara was a very bright student and she did complete her schooling from the Cathedral and John Connon School, Mumbai and pursued her graduation from Jai Hind College for Mass Communication, Mumbai. Being born to a Sindhi businessman Jagdish Advani and Genevieve Jaffrey a teacher who has Scottish, Irish, Portuguese, and Spanish origins, she had a dream of becoming an actor since her childhood and also did few acting courses after completion of her graduation. However, you may not know that she is great- granddaughter of the veteran Bollywood actor Late Ashok Kumar and grandniece of Late Sayeed Jaffrey.
Career and Filmography:
Kiara Advani started her career by debuting into Bollywood with Kabir Sadanand's Fugly, with the movie she also received positive reviews and was praised for her performance. She changed her name from Alia to Kiara before her beginning of Bollywood career. Later she was seen in “M. S. Dhoni: The untold story ", the movie was a huge commercial success. She played a real-life character of Sakshi Rawat, an intern in a hotel. She did well as wife of M.S. Dhoni in the movie. The role of M.S was played by Late. Sushant Singh Rajput.
She appeared in a number of movies which includes Abbas-Mustan's action thriller Machine, special appearance of her in Abhishek Varman's period drama Kalank, Sandeep Vanga's romantic drama Kabir Singh and Raj Mehta's comedy movie Good Newwz. Both Kabir Singh and Good Newwz were highest grossing hindi films for the year. Kiara made her debut in Telugu cinema with Mahesh Babu starrer Bharat Ane Nenu, in Boyapati Srinu's Vinaya Vidheya Rama. She made her OTT debut with Netflix Lust Stories containing the story about female sexuality in four segments. She appeared in music video named Urvashi with Shahid Kapoor sung by Yo Yo Honey Singh.
Kiara Advani is also endorsing many brands. She is also seen in advertising the online fashion store MYNTRA. Apart from this she is also brand ambassador of Colgate and housing.com.
In the year 2020 Kiara was seen in a Netflix thriller film Guilty, also in horror comedy Laxmii opposite Akshay Kumar which received mixed reviews, in Indoo ki Jawani, being the first movie to be released in theaters post pandemic.
Kiara Advani is tied up with number of projects in the upcoming years. She will be seen in Dharma production's action war film Shershaah. The movie is inspired from the life of army officer Vikram Batra and she will be playing the role of his fiancee. The role of officer is played by Sidharth Malhotra.
Kiara Advani has won many awards in different categories for film Bharat Ane Nenu. She was also nominated for Best Actress (Viewer's Choice) for her movie Kabir Singh in Zee Cine awards.