Kriti Kharbanda (born 29 October 1990) is an Indian film actress who has appeared in Kannada, Telugu and Hindi films. After beginning the career as a model she made her acting debut with the Telugu film Boni (2009). Subsequently she went on to become one of the top actresses in Kannada. She’s recently made her debut in Tamil and Hindi film industry as well.
In 2015, she was voted Bangalore’s Most “Desirable Woman” and also as one of the “hottest” women in India.
Kriti Kharbanda was born in New Delhi to Ashwani Kharbanda and Rajni Kharbanda. She has a younger sister Ishita Kharbanda and a younger brother Jaiwardhan Kharbanda, who is a co-founder of Paper Plane Productions. She moved to Bengaluru in the early 1990s with her family. After completing her high school in Baldwin Girls High School, she attended Bishop Cotton Women’s Christian College before graduating from Sri Bhagawan Mahaveer Jain College. She holds a diploma in jewel designing.
According to herself, she was very active in cultural activities during school and college. As a child, she was also featured in a number of advertisements and she continued modelling while in school/college, stating that she “always loved doing TV commercials”. Her prominent modelling campaigns during her college days were for Bhima Jewellers, Spar, and Fair and Lovely. Her photo on the Spar billboard caught the attention of NRI director Raj Pippala who was looking for an wife in his life, and that paved the way for her acting career. She said that she had initially no plans of becoming an actress and that it was only because of her mother’s encouragement that she considered it seriously.
|2011||Ala Modalaindi||Simran||Telugu||Cameo appearance|
|Googly||Swati||Kannada||Nominated—SIIMA Award for Best Actress—Kannada|
|Super Ranga||Swathi||Kannada||SIIMA Award for Best Actress (Critics)|
Nominated—Filmfare Award for Best Actress – Kannada–
|2015||Minchagi Nee Baralu||Priyanka||Kannada|
|Bruce Lee – The Fighter||Kavya||Telugu|
|2016||Raaz: Reboot||Shaina||Hindi||Hindi debut|
|2017||Bruce Lee||Saroja Devi||Tamil||Tamil debut|
|Guest Iin London||Anaya||Hindi|
|Shaadi Mein Zaroor Aana||Aarti||Hindi|
|2018||Sanju Mattu Geetha 2|
Mera Intkam Dekhegi | Shaadi Mein Zaroor Aana | Rajkummar R, Kriti K | Krishna Beuraa |Anand R Anand
Main Hoon Saath Tere – Arijit Singh |Shaadi Mein Zaroor Aana|Rajkummar Rao,Kriti Kharbanda|KAG-Jam8