Richa Chadda is an Indian actress as well as a Model. Her rise in the industry is not meteoric because she has to take the tortuous path of beginning from the scratch and having to take her steps one after the other before she attained the height she has gotten to today. She indeed has a story to tell; a story of patient perseverance.
She announced her entry into Bollywood in a comedy film in 2008. Looking back in time, she was given a bit role in the film. She majors in Hindi films. Between the years 2008-2012, she worked as a supporting actress in several films. The turnaround for Chadda came in 2012 in the film: Gangs of Wasseypur. That was her turning point; her efforts earned her a Filmfare award.
It was in year 2015 that Chadda got the opportunity to be cast as a lead character in the drama episode: Masaan. She made the best of the opportunity after a long wait in the industry. She has created a niche for herself in the Hindi genre of the industry. Chadda has also proved her ability in theater.
Aside acting in Hindi films, Chadda is also a Model. She has represented some brands as their cover model. Her modeling career has given her national recognition in India. She was represented India on the panel of judges in a film festival.
Aside her works in the industry, Chadda came out to tell the story of an ailment-bulimia (an eating disorder) which afflicted her. But thank goodness, she has fully recovered after seeking medical help. It was caused partly due to the prevalence of male gaze on her in the industry.
Chadda was born on the 18th day in December of 1986. Her birth took place in Amritsar, Punjab, India. She is the daughter of a Punjabi father and a Bihari mother. She is single with very beautiful features at a height of 1.65m and a weight of 57kg.
Sardar Patel Vidyalaya; Sophia College, Mumbai
She has taken part in many; one of such is: Masaan
She has three awards to date
- Occupation: Actress, Model
- Age: 29.
- Date of Birth: 18-12-1986
- Place of Birth: Amritsar, Punjab, India.
- Gender: Female
- Eye color: Brown.
- Hair color: Black.
Height And Weight
- Height in ft: 5’ 5”.
- Weight: 57kg.
- Parents: Punjabi father and a Bihari mother.
- Spouse/Boyfriend: Nikhil Dwivedi (Actor), Franck Gastambide (Actor)
- Nationality: Indian.