Shazahn Padamsee is an Indian actress and model who has also done several stage performances. She made her Bollywood debut with movie Rocket Singh: Salesman of the Year alongside Ranbir Kapoor, D. Santosh and Naveen Kaushik. The movie was declared an above-average grosser at the box office.
In 2010, Shazahn acted in Tamil movie Kanimozhi opposite actor Jai Sampath. The movie was panned by critics and it was a failure at the box office. In the same year, she starred in Telegu movie Orange alongside actors Ram Charan and Genelia D'Souza.
Shazahn next starred in Dil Toh Baccha Hai Ji in 2011, which featured Ajay Devgn, Emraan Hashmi and Omi Vaidya in the lead roles. The film got positive reviews from critics and performed better than her previous movies at the box office.
The following year she starred in Housefull 2, which is the second installment of the Housefull film franchise. The movie featured a large ensemble cast and got positive reviews upon its release with its box office performance making it the fifth highest-grossing Bollywood film of 2012.
She next acted in Telugu action comedy film Masala, which is a remake of the 2012 Hindi film Bol Bachchan. Along with Shazahn, the movie also starred Venkatesh, Ram and Anjali in lead roles. The 2013 movie got positive reviews upon its release, but it was a commercial failure at the box office. In 2015, she starred in Hindi comedy movie Solid Patels alongside Shiv Panditt, Kettan Singh, Vaishali Desai, and Ali Asgar.
Shazahn Padamsee was born on October 18, 1987 in Paris, France to Alyque Padamsee and Sharon Prabhakar. Her father Alyque was a veteran theater actor, who was born in 1928 into a traditional Khoja Muslim Ismaili family hailing from the Kutch region of Gujarat. Her mother Sharon is an Indian pop singer, theatre personality and public speaker.
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