In an industry where memories live short, the loyalty of young Bhoomika Chawla is of a rare kind. Her integrity is her appeal; her speech and actions speak of her innocence and straightforwardness. She hit Bollywood with the Satish Kaushik directed “Tere Naam” opposite Salman Khan. This film was a remake of Tamil superhit “Sethu“.

This 20-year-old artiste started her career in south Indian films where she has tasted both success and failure. Despite the many failures she has faced, Bhoomika says, “I can`t forget that it is the Telugu film industry that has given me fame and success.” “When I was young,” Bhoomika continues, “I always felt I should be famous.” Having given a string of hits down south namely “Khushi“,”Okkadu“,”Missamma” to name a few, she has already become a household name.

Bhoomika’s outstanding quality is her enthusiasm. She has kept away from the nonsensical controversies that abound in Bollywood, and is more in love with her profession. “I want to do all genres of cinema. I don’t want to get stuck to any particular role,”says the actress, who believes that in destiny that took her to fame and glamour. “I started with commercials and music videos and when I applied for screen tests in Mumbai, I couldn’t make it. But when I came to Hyderabad, I passed the test. Destiny has certainly played a role,”she says.

When she is not shooting, Bhoomika catches up with reading. “I love to read both fiction and non-fiction. I love Paulo Coelho, Jeffrey Archer, Sidney Sheldon, Danielle Steel, Taslima Nasreen and Tehmina Durrani.” Sometimes she just loves to stand by the window and see people and traffic pass by. Her other interests include music and dance.

Bhoomika may eventually land up in direction or cinematography some day. Lenses and camera fascinate her and she hopes to direct films one day. Till then she wants to enjoy playing the numerous characters she is asked to play, and she has already been seen in movies like Run, Samba, Tere Naam, Dil Ne Jisse Apna Kaha, Silsilay and Family. Her forthcoming movies include My Father Gandhi and Beenam.

 

Movies Done By Bhumika Chawla

  • 2000 Yuvakudu Sindhu Telugu
  • 2001 Badri Janaki (Jaanu) Tamil
  • 2001 Kushi Madhumitha / Khushi Telugu Filmfare Award for Best Actress – Telugu
  • 2001 Snehamante Idera Yuvrani Padmini Telugu
  • 2002 Roja Kootam Mano Tamil
  • 2002 Vasu Divya Telugu
  • 2003 Okkadu Swapna Reddy Telugu
  • 2003 Missamma Meghana Telugu Nandi Award for Best Actress
  • 2003 Simhadri Indu Telugu
  • 2003 Tere Naam Nirjara Bharadwaj Hindi Zee Cine Award Best Female Debut
  • 2003 Aadanthe Ado Type Telugu Special appearance
  • 2004 Run Jhanvi Choudhry Hindi
  • 2004 Samba Nandu Telugu
  • 2004 Naa Autograph Divya Telugu CineMAA Award for Best Actress
  • 2004 Dil Ne Jise Apna Kahaa Dhani Hindi
  • 2005 Silsiilay Zia Rao Hindi
  • 2005 Dil Jo Bhi Kahey… Dr. Gayarti Pandey Hindi
  • 2005 Jai Chiranjeeva Neelima Telugu
  • 2006 Sillunu Oru Kaadhal Ishwarya Tamil Nominated—Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actress – Tamil Family Dr. Kavita Hindi
  • 2006 Mayabazaar Anupama Telugu
  • 2007 Gandhi, My Father Gulab Gandhi Hindi
  • 2007 Sathyabhama Sathyabhama Telugu Nandi Special Jury Award
  • 2007 Gangotri Gangotri Bhojpuri
  • 2007 Anasuya Anasuya Telugu
  • 2008 Swagatam Vidhya KK Telugu
  • 2008 Mallepuvvu Malleshwari “Malli” Kanneganti Telugu
  • 2008 Yaariyan Simran Punjabi
  • 2009 Bhramaram Jaya Malayalam
  • 2009  Naa Style Veru Parvati Telugu
  • 2009 Amaravathi Amaravathi Telugu
  • 2010 Yagam Nandini Telugu
  • 2010 Thakita Thakita Vishali Telugu Also producer; special appearance
  • 2010 Collector Gari Bharya Indira Gautam Telugu
  • 2011 Siruthai Rathnavel Pandian’s wife Tamil Photo appearance
  • 2012 Godfather Kannada Special appearance
  • 2013 Buddy Padma Malayalam
  • 2013 Chithirayil Nilachoru Fake beggar Tamil Special appearance
  • 2014 Laddu Babu Madhuri Telugu
  • 2014 April Fool Swapna Telugu Cameo appearance
  • 2015 Luv U Alia Bhoomi Kannada
  • 2016 Hindi
  • 2016 M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story Jayanti Gupta Hindi
  • 2017 Middle Class Abbayi Jyothi Telugu Zee Apsara Award for Best Supporting Actress
  • 2017 Kalavaadiya Pozhuthugal Jayanthi Tamil
  • 2018 U Turn Maya Tamil Telugu Bilingual
  • 2018 Savyasachi Siri Telugu
  • 2019 Khamoshi Mrs. Desai Hindi
  • 2019 Kolaiyuthir Kaalam Mrs. Anand Tamil
  • 2019 Bhram Ankita Paul Hindi Web series on ZEE5
  • 2019 Ruler Niranjana Prasad Telugu
  • 2020 Kannai Nambathey dagger TBA Tamil Filming
  • 2020 Seetimaarr TBA Telugu Filming

 

Awards And Nominations Received By Bhumika Chawla

  • 2001 Kushi Filmfare Award for Best Actress – Telugu Won
  • 2003 Missamma Filmfare Award for Best Actress – Telugu Nominated
  • 2003 Missamma Nandi Award for Best Actress Won
  • 2003 Tere Naam Zee Cine Award for Best Female Debut Won
  • 2003 Tere Naam Filmfare Award for Best Actress Nominated
  • 2003 Tere Naam Star Screen Award for Best Actress Nominated
  • 2007 Anasuya Filmfare Award for Best Actress – Telugu Nominated
  • 2007 Sathyabhama Nandi Special Jury Award Won
  • 2017 MCA Zee Telugu Apsara Awards 2018 for Best Supporting Actress Won
  • 2018 MCA Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actress – Telugu Nominated
  • 2018 MCA SIIMA Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role (Female) Won
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