Shamna Kasim

Shamna Kasim

Shamna Kasim, also as Poorna, is an Indian film actress, Professional Dancer and model. She is also known for her work in the South Indian Film Industry.

Real NameShamna Kasim
Nickname(s)Poorna, Chinnaty
Profession(s)Actress, Model
Famous ForHer roles in horror films
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 162 cm
in meters- 1.62 m
in feet inches- 5’ 4”
Weight (approx.)in kilograms- 55 kg
in pounds- 121 lbs
Figure Measurements (approx.)34-26-34
Eye ColourBrown
Hair ColourBlack
Personal Life
Date of Birth23-Jan-89
Age (as in 2018)29 Years
BirthplaceKannur, Kerala, India
Zodiac sign/Sun signAquarius
HometownKannur, Kerala, India
School(s)Ursuline Senior Secondary School, Kannur
St. Teresa's Anglo Indian Higher Secondary School, Kannur
College/UniversityNot Known
Educational QualificationB. A. (English)
DebutMalayalam: Manju Poloru Penkutty (2004)
Telugu: Sri Mahalakshmi (2007)
Food HabitNot Known
HobbiesListening to Music, Dancing, Traveling
Boys, Affairs and More
Marital StatusUnmarried
Affairs/BoyfriendsNot Known
ParentsFather- Kassim
Mother- Ramla Beevi
SiblingsBrother- Shanavas
Sisters- Sheriffa, Arifa, Shaina
Style Quotient
Car CollectionAudi

Some Lesser Known Facts About Shamna Kasim

  • She was born into a Muslim family as the youngest of five siblings at Kannur, Kerala, India.
  • Shamna is a trained and an accomplished Kathak and Bharatnatyam dancer. She started her career as a dancer performing in various dance shows and competitions. Shamna Kasim, An Indian Classical Dancer
  • She started her acting career at the age of 15 in 2004.
  • She is better known by her stage name Poorna.
  • She got fame and support from her outstanding performance in the Telugu horror-thriller series of Avunu in which she played a role of Mohini.
  • She is tagged as the ‘horror queen’ and ‘the ghost queen of Telugu films’ for her splendid performances in the Telugu horror movies.
  • Shamna is one of the few actresses who dared to go hairless for playing a character in the movie.
  • She has been the subject of the cover page of several magazines since last decade.
  • She has secretly been in the relationship with her boyfriend for two years but broke up with him for the sake of both families.
  • Her notable performance included Avunu, Avunu 2, Savarakathi, Nuvvala Nenila, Raju Gari Gadhi, and Avanthika. Shamna Kasim In The Movie Avanthika

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