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Bridgerton Alum Charithra Chandran-Everything From Height, Age, To Ethnicity And Net Worth



Facts of Charithra Chandran

Birth DateJanuary 17,1997
Full NameCharithra Surya Chandran
EthnicityTamil origin
Birth CityScotland
Gender IdentityFemale
Height165 cm
EducationOxford University
FilmographyBridgerton,Alex Rider
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Charithra Chandran is a British actress. She rose to fame for portraying Edwina Sharma in the hit Netflix series Bridgerton.

Similarly, she played the lead role of Sabina Pleasance in the British spy thriller Alex Rider.

The rising actress is making headlines for her strong on-screen presence and off-screen opinions.

Recently, she voiced her opinion regarding the struggles in the industry for people of color.

So, how old is Charithra Chandran? What is her height? How much is her net worth? We have all the details regarding her personal and professional life here. 

Who Is Charithra Chandran? Ethnicity, Parents, Age & Height

Charithra Chandran was born Charithra Surya Chandran on 17 January 1997 in Scotland and grew up in Oxford. Her parents are medical professionals, and she is reportedly the only daughter.

The actress is currently 26-year-old and 5 feet 5 inches tall.

She is Indian, mainly of Tamil origin, and is highly influenced by their culture.

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Gorgeous Tamil beauty Charithra Chandran

Her parents separated when she was only two, and she and her father returned to India, and she stayed with her grandparents in Tamil Nadu.

Chandran returned to the UK when she was four. She attended the school in Liverpool.

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Cuteness Alert!! Chandran with her adorable father 

Chandran earned her bachelor’s in Politics, Economics, and Philosophy at Oxford University in 2019. 

Soon after, with the longing to pursue her lifelong dream of becoming an actor, she joined National Youth Theatre. 

Prior, she also worked part-time at the New Policy Institute.

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Net Worth And Personal Life-Is She Dating?

The young actor Charithra Chandran is still in the initial phase of her career and is relatively early to discuss her riches. However, her estimated net worth is $500k. 

British actors earn £23,487 per year or £12.04 per hour on average, and theatre artists get around £25k annually.

Chandran earns a decent sum from endorsements, sponsorships, and advertisement deals.

Considering her Instagram followers, 789k followers (July 2022), and engagement rates of 6.16%, she can charge up to between $2,356-$3,927 per sponsored post.

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Charithra Chandran sponsoring Make-up brand Ilia beauty

Scrolling through her Instagram, she seems a highly family-oriented person. 

Her feed is all about her family, and traditions and we can also see the cultural influence on her from her older generations.

As for her personal life, there are no reports on her dating life and possible boyfriend

However, some sources have claimed that she is married and has a husband. The news is a hoax.

Since there is no news of her relationship status, we can assume she is single at the moment.

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Career Highlights: Edwina Sharma In Bridgerton

After a few years of training and performing in the National Youth Theatre, the 26-year-old began her next journey. 

In 2021, she appeared in season two of the famous British spy thriller Alex Rider. Chandran played the role of an intelligent and confident teen Sabina Pleasance.

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Chandran during her time at NYT 

Notably, the actress also appeared in the short film The Talents and the tv show Class S in 2022. 

We will also see her in the upcoming show titled Pillow Talk as Stella. 

She believes that her theatre background helps her as an actor.

"I feel I'm very lucky that in both the shows that I'm in, a lot of the actors have strong theatre backgrounds. That training is quite notable when people have that kind of background and it reflects in the way that they operate and approach a script."

Now, let's talk about Bridgerton!! If you are not living under a rock, then you have surely heard of the massive hit Netflix series Bridgerton-a sensuous and steamy take on the 19th-century romance based in London.

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Charithra Chandran as Edwina Sharma in season two of Bridgerton

While season one was about another Bridgerton Daphne Bridgerton's (Phoebe Dynevor) journey to find her true love (Regé-Jean Page), season two was focused on Anthony Bridgerton's (Jonathan Bailey) journey of finding romance and dealing with two new-comers in the town-the Sharma sisters.

Chandran played the role of Edwina Sharma, the chosen bride of Anthony, who later gets attracted to her elder sister Kate Sharma (Simone Ashley).

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Her upcoming project is a television show named Pillow Talk. She will portray the lead role of Stella. 

'Minorities are often there to tick boxes", Says Charithra Chandran

Chandran, in an interview, revealed the struggles people of color face in the industry.

She revealed that 'Minorities are often alluded to as being there to tick boxes, to fill a quota."

The young actress then talked about how the lack of representation will affect the confidence of minorities.

'It penetrates our minds and makes us feel like we're not worthy of success. I had people at university tell me, 'You only got the lead in that show because they needed to have a person of color in it."

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Family is everything-Chandran with her "Gang" 

Further, she added about the disadvantage and the impact the new talent faces.

'It makes you doubt everything. If I'm being really honest and vulnerable, in my head I'm like, 'Oh God, if people don't like me in this or if I've done a bad job, I've ruined it for my entire community.

'When you are a minority you invariably feel the weight of representing your entire community.'

Updated On Sun Jul 17 2022 Published OnSun Jul 17 2022 By Riley

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