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Bhumi Pednekar

Bhumi Pednekar

Bhumi Pednekar is an Indian actress known for her portrayals of headstrong women in Hindi films. She made her debut in Bollywood with the critically acclaimed film “Dum Laga Ke Haisha” in 2015, where her performance as an overweight bride garnered widespread praise and earned her the Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut. Bhumi’s ability to take on unconventional roles that address social issues and challenge societal norms has set her apart in the industry.

Throughout her career, she has delivered remarkable performances in movies like “Toilet: Ek Prem Katha,” “Shubh Mangal Saavdhan,” and “Sonchiriya,” earning accolades from both audiences and critics. Her versatility and dedication to portraying complex characters have led her to be recognized as one of the best actresses in Bollywood.

Beyond her acting prowess, Bhumi is also an environmental advocate, actively supporting campaigns and initiatives focused on sustainability and climate change awareness. She uses her platform to raise awareness about important issues and promote eco-friendly practices.

With her impressive body of work and unwavering commitment to her craft, Bhumi Pednekar continues to captivate audiences and establish herself as a formidable force in the Indian film industry.

Meet Bhumi Pednekar on Sunday, 13 August, at 2 PM, Clemenger BBDO Auditorium, National Gallery of Victoria as part of IFFM Chats.