October 06, 2022

Shamna Kasim (Poorna) Biography, Age, Height, Weight, Boyfriend, Family, Facts, Wiki & More

Updated On : September 13, 2021

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Short Biography

Shamna Kasim was born on 23-05-1989 in Thayyil, Kannur in the state of Kerala, India. She is an Indian Film Actress, Model, Dancer & Television Actress who is known for her work in Malayalam, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada & Bollywood cinema.

Other Name: Shamna Kurikkal Kudiyil, Chinnaty, Poorna
Other Professions: Model Dancer Television Actress
Appearance: Tamil Telugu Malayalam Kannada Bollywood

Shamna Kasim Complete Bio & Career

“Atrocities of this kind were meted out to actresses earlier too. But the government always failed to punish the accused. That is the reason why such crimes are repeated”.
Said the ‘new-age Julie’ of the Malayalam film industry, Shamna Kashim, on the recent attack on an actress in Kochi. She was then at Muscat to inaugurate a showroom of elite jewellry and was all set to enthrall the Oman audience as a part of elite jewellry Visakha sandhya when she was asked about it.
The 27 years old actress, popular as Poorna, is a prominent classical dancer, actress, and model active in the Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, Kammada & Bollywood film industries. Debuting with Manju Poloru Penkutty, she has acted in more than 50 films and has performed in many stage shows. 
She has won many acclamations for her role as a ghost in Telugu movies and was titled ‘The Ghost Queen of The Telugu Films’ by The Hindu in 2010 and since then there has been no looking back for her career. 
But her movie career was not a bed of roses. In one of her movie audio releases, teary-eyed she has confessed that after facing repeated failure she had decided to quit the film industry altogether.  It was after her Telugu movie success that she decided to give herself another chance.
The sensation of the Malayalam film industry, Poorna had alleged that director Rajesh Pillai had cut off her role in her then movie that was released in 2015. She was rumored to be pregnant and married to a north Indian guy those she clarified and assured were only rumors.
Then she was seen in many movies in Malayalam, Tamil, Telugu & Kannada languages. In 2021, she was seen in A. L. Vijay's movie Thalaivi (a film based on politician/actress J. Jayalalithaa's biography) which was released on 10-09-2021 in Tamil, Telugu & Bollywood cinema. In which she shared the screen along with actress Kangana Ranaut & actor Arvind Swami.

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Shamna Kasim Family, Relatives and Other Relations

She was born to a fisherman father Kassim and a homemaker mother Ramla Beevi Kasim. She has three elder sisters named Sheriffa Kasim, Arifa Kasim, Shaina Kasim & an elder brother named Shanavas Kasim.

Life's Important Dates Of Shamna Kasim

Body Measurements

Breast Size 34
Waist Size 26
Hip Size 34
Body Figure 34-26-34
Skin Colour Fair
Eye Colour Brown
Hair Colour Black

Personal Info

Home Town Kannur, Kerala, India
Nationality Indian
Religion Islam
Address Kannur, Kerala, India
School Ursuline Senior Secondary School, Kannur
St. Teresa's Anglo Indian Higher Secondary School, Kannur
College Didn't Go
Qualification B. A. Correspondence in English
Hobbies Listening to Music, Dancing, Traveling
Marital Status Unmarried
Debut Malayalam Film - Manju Poloru Penkutty (2004)
Telugu Film - Sri Mahalakshmi (2007)
Tamil Film - Muniyandi Vilangial Moonramandu (2008)
Kannada Film - Josh (2008)
Bollywood Film - Thalaivi (2021)
TV - Super Dancer Malayalam (2007)
Web Series (Tamil) - Kannamoochi (2020)
Best Movies Seema Tapakai (2011), Avunu (2012), Jayammu Nischayammu Raa (2016), Rakshasi (2017), Power Play (2021) among others
Best Friends John Jacob
Salary INR 50-75 Lakhs Per Film
Net Worth $5 Million (approx)
Official Website N/A


Favorite Color Black
Favorite Sport Cricket
Favorite Actress Manju Warrier
Favorite Actor Mohanlal , Mammootty
Favorite Singer Unni Menon
Favorite Place Dubai, Goa
Favorite Dress Saree
Favorite Food Ghee Roast Dosa with Sambar

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Shamna Kasim

  • Shamna is better known by her stage name ''Poorna''.
  • She has huge fan following on social media.
  • Her Instagram account has more than 1 million followers.
  • She is a professional dancer and has performed at number of events.
  • She has participated in many dance reality shows both as a contestant and judge.

Shamna Kasim Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

33 years, 4months, 13 days old age Shamna Kasim will turn 34 on 23 May, 2023. Only 7 months, 16 days, 7 hours,5 minutes has left for her next birthday.

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Shamna Kasim has celebrated the total number of 33 birthdays till date. See the analysis by days count and bar graph.

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