Amrita Puri is an Actress and Model who belongs to India. In films such as Aisha, Kai Po Che, and Blood Money, she is known for her pivotal roles. She is from Mumbai, Maharashtra, and began her theatre career in Mumbai.
|Real Name||Amrita Puri|
|Height (approx.)||In centimeters- 163 cm|
In meters- 1.63 m
In Feet Inches- 5′ 4”
|Weight (approx.)||In Kilograms- 52 kg|
In Pounds- 114 lbs
|Figure Measurements (approx.)||34-28-34|
|Date of Birth||20 August 1983|
|Age (as in 2020)||37 Years|
|Birth Place||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign||Leo|
|Hometown||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|School||Bombay Scottish School, Mumbai|
|College||St. Xavier’s College, Mumbai|
|Educational Qualifications||B.A (English Literature)|
M.A (Mass Communication)
|Debut Film||Aisha (2010)|
|TV||Charulatha (Rabindranath Tagore stories) on Epic TV|
|Father||Aditya Puri (MD at HDFC Bank)|
Amrita Puri was born in Mumbai, Maharashtra, on 20 August 1983. She is Aditya Puri’s daughter, who is the Managing Director of HDFC Bank (the largest private sector bank in India). She belongs to a Punjabi family living in the district of Gurdaspur (Punjab). Her father moved to Mumbai before Amrita’s birth.
In 2017, Amrita married Imrun Sethi (a restaurant owner & cook in Mumbai). She is going to be married at a private ceremony in Bangkok.
Amrita began her career with theatre work after graduation. In many plays, she acted. Along with freelancing for a lifestyle magazine, she also did Copywrite for advertising agency Ogilvy.
After some time, she tried to find out their future in Bollywood and she gives some auditions. She was chosen for Kotex’s promotional ad after offering so many auditions and later appeared in advertising and television ads for many brands, including People First, Garnier, and L’Oreal.
“Soon Amrita started her Bollywood journey by doing a debut in 2010 with Sonam Kapoor’s starring film Aisha“. She played Shefali Thakur’s role and received plenty of critical acclaims. This movie is based on Emma, a novel by Jane Austen. In 2012, Amrita was featured as Aarzoo’s female lead in the film Blood Money. This movie was a box-office failure, but she established herself as a leading female star.
The most critically acclaimed film by Amrita, released in 2013, was Kai Po Che! In which she played the role of the sister of Sushant Singh Rajput and the love-interest role of Vidya Bhatt for Rajkummar Rao.
She was recently seen on Amazan’s prime video web series “Four more shots please!” in 2019. ”. Amrita will be featured in Mental Hai Kya, Singh & Kaur, Shor Shagun Shaadi, three Bollywood movies.
Amrita Puri was raised in Mumbai. She also worked in the theatre and she had an affinity for drama and literature since her childhood, which attracted her to the theatre during her college days, where she knew she wanted to be an actress.
English play Retellings View From The Stage by Quasar Thakore Padamsee was her first play. She worked as a copywriter at O&M before pursuing her career in acting.