|Shahana Goswami Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 3 in|
|Date of Birth||May 6, 1986|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
Shahana Goswami is an Indian actor, theatre artist, and dancer who has been cast in a number of movies such as Yun Hota To Kya Hota, Ra.One, Ru Ba Ru, Honeymoon Travels Pvt. Ltd., Heroine, Rock On!!, Rock On II, Firaaq, Jashnn, Tu Hai Mera Sunday, Gali Guliyan, Mirch, Break Ke Baad, Tera Kya Hoga Johnny, Midnight’s Children, Game, Vara: A Blessing, Under Construction, Zwigato, Force of Destiny, and Made in Bangladesh. Additionally, she has also worked in various shows which include the likes of Bombay Begums, A Suitable Boy, Hush Hush, and The Last Hour. Shahana Goswami has also been a recipient of various accolades like the Filmfare Award, Stardust Award, Lions Gold Award, Cineblitz Award, and Jeeyo Bollywood Award.
New Delhi, India
Shahana Goswami studied at Sardar Patel Vidyalaya, an education school located in Lodhi Estate, New Delhi. Later on, she got enrolled at Sophia College (affiliated with the University of Mumbai) in Mumbai.
Moreover, she took Odissi lessons for 10 years under the guidance of Guru Padmashri Kiran Segal and traveled and performed extensively with her dance troupe.
Actor, Theatre Artist, Dancer
- Father – Omkar Goswami (Economist, Writer)
- Mother – Anomita Goswami (Editorial Consultant)
- Siblings – Shahana Goswami has a brother who has worked as a physicist.
5 ft 3 in or 160 cm
60 kg or 132 lbs
Boyfriend / Spouse
Shahana Goswami has dated –
- Milind Soman – She went out with actor, supermodel, film producer, and fitness enthusiast Milind Soman in the past.
Race / Ethnicity
Shahana Goswami has been cast in a commercial for Fevicol.
Shahana Goswami Facts
- During her school years, she served as the house captain and sports champion. Also, she represented her school in athletics, badminton, basketball, and volleyball at the zonal level.
- Shahana Goswami once participated in the National Artificial Wall Climbing Competition and secured the 2nd position.
- She made her debut film appearance as Payal in the 2006 Hindi-language drama film Yun Hota Toh Kya Hota, directed by Naseeruddin Shah. The film’s lead cast included Konkona Sen Sharma, Irrfan Khan, Ayesha Takia, Jimmy Sheirgill, Paresh Rawal, Boman Irani, and Saroj Khan.
- Along with Arjun Rampal, Farhan Akhtar, Prachi Desai, Purab Kohli, Koel Purie, Luke Kenny, Nicolette Bird, and Daizy Ingall, Shahana Goswami co-starred as Debbie Mascarenhas in the 2008 Hindi-language musical drama film Rock On!!. The film is inspired by the critically acclaimed South Korean movie A Happy Life and it was archived at the Academy Film Archive library.
- For her performance in Rock On!!, Shahana Goswami bagged the Filmfare Award for “Best Actress (Critics)”, Star Screen Award for “Best Supporting Actress”, Lions Gold Award for “Best Supporting Actress”, and Cineblitz Award for “Best Supporting Actress”. Moreover, she was also nominated for IIFA Award for “Best Supporting Actress”, Filmfare Award for “Best Supporting Actress”, and Stardust Award for “Breakthrough Performance – Female”.
- She co-starred as Muneera in the 2008 political thriller film Firaaq (English: Separation) and this role won her the Stardust Award for “Breakthrough Performance – Female” and Lions Gold Award for “Best Supporting Actress”.
- In 2021, she started appearing as Fatima Warsi in the Netflix drama series Bombay Begums. Her co-stars for the project included Pooja Bhatt, Amruta Subhash, Plabita Borthakur, and Aadhya Anand.
- Opposite Kapil Sharma, Shahana Goswami co-starred as a homemaker named Pratima in the 2022 Hindi-language drama film Zwigato.
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