After five years of marriage, Bollywood actress Konkona Sen Sharma and Ranvir Shorey have decided to mutually part ways.
- Konkona Sen Sharma and Ranvir Shorey got married on 3 September 2010 in a private ceremony.
- The couple have starred together in films like “Traffic Signal”, “Mixed Doubles”, “Aaja Nachle” and “Gour Hari Daastan.”
- Konkona Sen Sharma and Ranvir Shorey, who are parents to four-year-old son Haroon, took to their respective Twitter accounts to announce their split.
Actor Ranvir Shorey, 43, tweeted, “Konkona and I have mutually decided to separate, but continue to be friends and co-parent our son. Will appreciate your support. Thank you.” Bollywood actress Konkona Sen Sharma, 35-year old, who will be next seen in Meghna Gulzar’s murder thriller ‘Talvar’ took to her twitter page to share the same message.
Konkona Sen Sharma is an Indian actress. She is the daughter of filmmaker and actress Aparna Sen. Sharma appears primarily in Indian art-house and independent films, and her achievements in the genre have established her as one of the leading actresses of contemporary parallel cinema.
Making her debut as a child artist in the film Indira (1983), Sharma debuted as an adult in the Bengali thriller Ek Je Aachhe Kanya (2000). She first gained attention with the English-language film Mr. and Mrs. Iyer (2002), which was directed by her mother, and received the National Film Award for Best Actress for her performance in the film. Her appearance in the drama Page 3 (2005) got her wider recognition from audiences, and she has since starred in a number of films, most of which have garnered her critical praise rather than commercial success. She won two consecutive Film-fare Best Supporting Actress Awards for her performances in Omkara (2006) and Life in a… Metro (2007), respectively. Her performance in the former won her a second National Award under the Best Supporting Actress category. She was the 1st recipient of the Best Actress award at the Filmfare Awards East for her work in the Bengali film Goynar Baksho (2014).
Ranvir Shorey is an Indian actor and former VJ. Since making his debut in Ek Chhotisi Love Story (2002), he has starred in a number of high-profile films such as Jism (2003) and Lakshya (2004). He has also starred in the critically acclaimed films Traffic Signal, Bheja Fry (2007) and the critical and commercial hit Mithya (2008).
Along with friend and co-star Vinay Pathak, he was the host of the successful talk show Ranvir Vinay Aur Kaun? and The Great Indian Comedy Show which aired on STAR One.
He made his debut opposite Manisha Koirala in the film Ek Chhotisi Love Story (2002). The film was a box office failure. His next film Jism (2003) was a hit but he had a minor role in the film. It was not until 2006 that he got noticed in the comedy Khosla Ka Ghosla. The film was released to much acclaim and his comic role was praised. He also did a role of playing Nanoo in the comedy Pyaar Ke Side Effects alongside Rahul Bose as his funny friend. He also appeared in the multi-starrer Honeymoon Travels Pvt. Ltd. (2007) which was moderately successful. He has also appeared in a Yash Raj Films, titled Aaja Nachle which was released in November 2007. Mithya, which was released in February 2008, has Ranvir Shorey as the lead actor and has been critically acclaimed. Recently Ranvir was seen in movies like Ugly Aur Pagli and a box office hit Singh Is Kinng. He is currently hosting Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa season 7 airing on SET India.Image/BCCL