Kriti Kharbanda

Kriti Kharbanda

Kriti Kharbanda (1988-0) is a Kannada Actress known for the movies Super Ranga(2014), Belli(2014), Minchagi Nee Baralu(2015)

Other NamesKriti Kharabanda
Date Of Birth29 October 1988
Age35 years 7 months 23 days
Place Of BirthNew Delhi
Zodiac SignScorpio
Education (High School)Baldwin Girls High School, Bangalore
Education (Graduation)Sri Bhagawan Mahaveer Jain College
Favorite ActorFarhan Akhtar
Favorite DirectorS. S. Rajamouli
Mother TonguePunjabi
FatherAshwani Kharbanda
MotherRajni Kharbanda
Debut MoviesBoni (2009)(Telugu) , Chiru(2010)(Kannada) , Bruce Lee - The Fighter(Tamil) , Raaz: Reboot(Hindi)
EducationBishop Cotton Women's Christian College
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Height5' 3
BrotherJaiwardhan Kharbanda
SisterIshita Kharbanda
Favorite ActressJulia Roberts
Favorite FoodChilli chicken
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Kriti Kharbanda was born on Saturday, 29 October 1988 in New Delhi to Ashwani Kharbanda (Father), Rajni Kharbanda (Mother), a Punjabi Couple.

Childhood & Early Life

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Kriti Kharbanda choldhood photo

She was born in New Delhi in 1988, in 1990 her family moved to Bangalore. She has a younger sister Ishita Kharbanda and a younger brother Jaiwardhan Kharbanda.

She was about to be named Maureen, after Maureen Wadia, her grandfather did not approve of the name, her parents were thinking of names Sonia & Kritika. Her mother didn't like the name Kritika, they finally settled on Kriti, a shorter version of Kritika.

She was very much involved with the cultural and extracurricular  activities in the school. She was involved with Advertisements, TV & Modelling even at a young age. She was fondly called Drama Queen by her friends for her "excessive" involvement in activities.

kriti kharbanda with sister ishita
Kriti kharbanda with sister Ishita

Her mother has been very supportive of her career in Modelling & Films. Kriti attributes her discipline & success so far to her Mother's encouragement and dedication.

She has a Pet Dog named Puchki

Kriti Kharbanda with her parents
Kriti Kharbanda with her parents, Father- Ashwani Kharbanda & Mother- Rajni Kharbanda


She has been part of the Commercials of the Brands like

  • Bhima Jewellers: A jewels brand
  • Spar: A Dutch retail Chain
  • Fair and Lovely: A beauty products company
  • Vivel: A beauty soap
  • Velocit: Pregnancy Tester
  • Mahindra Verito: A car commercial
  • Tanishq: Gold Jewelleries


  • High School: Baldwin Girls High School, Bangalore.
  • Pre University College: Bishop Cotton Women's Christian College, Bangalore.
  • Graduation: Sri Bhagawan Mahaveer Jain College, Bangalore.
  • Diploma: Kriti has a diploma in jewel designing. When she retires from movies she wants to take it up as profession.

Film Career

Kriti made her debut into films through Boni (2009) a Telugu movie directed by Raj Pippalla opposite male lead Sumanth. She was picked for the movie after her appearance in the SPAR ad pleased the director.

Next She played in the Kannada movie Chiru(2010) directed by Mahesh Babu, against Chiranjeevi Sarja , It was her Kannada Debut. She was still studying in College when she agreed to do the film. She took break from college to act, she went back to college after shooting and finished it once and for all.

With successes like Googly (2013) directed by Pavan Wadeyar starring Yash, Super Ranga(2014) with Kannada super star Upendra directed by Sadhu Kokila She became a sensation in the Kannada film industry, she is one of the most sought after stars in Kannada film industry.

Her performance in Super Ranga won her the Best Actress award at 4th South Indian International Movie Awards.

Raaz: Reboot(2016) opposite Emraan Hashmi marks Kriti's debut in Hindi films.

With the Telugu Action Comedy movie Bruce Lee being remade into Tamil, She will be making her debut in Tamil.

She wants to become a director later in her career.

Kriti Kharbanda: Photos, Pictures

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Interesting Facts and Trivia

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  1. In the Bangalore Times' "Most Desirable list of women for 2015" she ranked 47th.
  2. She was voted Bangalore's most Beautiful Woman of 2015 by the voters. She had won the same back in 2013 and this was her second time winning the title.
  3. She is not related to the popular Bollywood actor Kulbhushan Kharbanda

Kriti Kharbanda: Filmography (8)

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2015 Minchagi Nee Baralu[Actress(Priyanka)]
2014 Thirupathi Express[Actress(Prarthana)]
2014 Super Ranga[Actress(Swati)]
2014 Belli[Actress(Sneha)]
2013 Galaate[Actress(Ankitha)]
2013 Googly[Actress(Swathi)]
2012 Prem Adda[Actress(Girija)]
2010 Chiru[Actress(Madhu)]