Nia Sharma is an actress on Indian television. She is famous for her portrayal of character ‘Maanvi’ in Star Plus’s TV series ‘Ek Hazaaron Mein Meri Behna Hai,’ alongside Kushal Tandon. Nia’s debut as an actress on TV was in the show ‘Kaali’ where she essayed the character of Anu who is the best friend of the female lead Rachana, played by Swati Kapoor.
Nia Sharma was born as Neha Sharma in Delhi on September 17, 1991. She is the youngest child in her family. She has one brother who is but obvious older to her. Nia graduated in Mass Comm. from JIMS Rohini.
Nia is very fond of her mother and treats her like her best friend. The 5’2″ beauty changed her name from Neha to Nia because she felt that the former was too common a name. Even her father is not aware of the name change. She has disclosed this information only to her mother. Nia is however officially still named Neha Sharma.
Nia was recently listed as one of the Top 50 sexiest Asian Women in the British newspaper Eastern Eye. The list was compiled by Asjad Nazir and she was ranked as the fifth sexiest Asian woman.
Nia Sharma began her career as an actress with the serial Kaali where she played the role of Anu who is the best friend of the main lead Rachana. After Rachana is killed by Thakral, the show’s villain, Nia’s character became the main female lead, who then goes on to avenge the death of her friend. Sharma also participated in Channel [V]’s reality show titled ‘The Player,’ where she used her birth name Neha.
Nia then appeared as Nisha in the soap Behenein which was telecast on Star Plus. She played the role of Akshay Anand/Jay’s daughter. Nia then played the role of Maanvi in the daily soapEk Hazaaron Mein Meri Behna Hai, a production of Cinevistaa. It was the turning point in her acting career. Maanvi was a cancer patient in the show and Nia went full bald for the role. Sharma is supposedly the first actress on Indian television to have completely shaved her head for a show.
Ek Hazaaron Mein Meri Behna Hai: This show was telecast on Star Plus on a daily basis. It tells the tale of two sisters Maanvi and Jeevika, respectively essayed by Nia Sharma and Krystle D’Souza. The story is about their relationship and about the immense love that they have for each other. Nia plays the role of a naughty girl who always creates trouble, but later looks for guidance and help from her elder sibling.
Star Parivaar Awards of 2012: Nia received the ‘Nayi Soch’ award at this award show. Sharma was very excited to be bestowed the award. It was her first award of any kind after entering the TV industry and it made her very happy. She thanked her parents and all her co-stars.
Nia Sharma: Dating &Relationship
Nia Sharma was dating Varun Jain, her co-star from the serial ‘Kaali.’ Their chemistry on the show was very evident. They were seen together at many places even after the show ended. However, Nia currently maintains that she is very much single and that Varun and she are just good friends. She clarifies that the two of them did a great show together and that they keep in touch to this day. She reiterates that there never was and there isn’t anything between them other than friendship.
According to rumors, Nia dumped Varun after she got the lead role in the show. However, Varun states that the reports are completely wrong. They became busy with their respective shows and just did not have time for each other. He further elucidated that they were friends and that friends did not envy the professional growth of the other. According to Varun, it is only possible to be with a person ‘24 by 7’ when you are doing a show with that person, but that constant touch is lost after each one moves onto different shows. He maintains that the time apart from each other was never intentional, and that it is just work that prevents them from meeting on a daily basis.
The 1. 65 meter tall Nia Sharma is currently totally engrossed in belly dancing. She loves dancing and was looking for something that was interesting and relaxing, and which would help her pass her free time. The exotic dance form, belly dancing, had all this and more! When Nia first began the classes, she experienced intense body pain. However as her class includes a combination of dance workouts in addition to belly dancing, her body soon adapted to it. After these classes finish, Sharma plans to take up classes on Salsa dancing. Her career as a television actress is at a good place right now; she is not worried about her future prospects and hence wants to take things slow and enjoy life.
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