Kitu Gidwani

Active - 1997 - 2001  |   Born - Oct 22, 1967   |   Genres - Drama, Science Fiction

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  • Is the daughter of Sindhi parents who had migrated as refugees from Pakistan to Worli in Mumbai.
  • Acted in French plays early in life due to her great interest in French.
  • Made her small screen debut in Trishna (1984).
  • Made her acting debut in film with Govind Nihalani's Rukhmavati Ki Haveli (1992).
  • Has acted in two French films Black (1987) and Ils se marièrent et eurent beaucoup d'enfants (2003).
  • Won the best actress award at the Festival of Three Continents held in Nantes, France in 1998 for the film Dance of the Wind (1997) that was co-produced by five countries.
  • Dated Sujay Sood, a New York based writer, whom she met at National Centre for the Performing Arts (NCPA), Mumbai.
  • Scuffled against women workers of Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) while protesting a flyover.
  • Learnt Latin Ball room dancing for five years under the guidance of her friend Sandeep Soparkar.