Sana Althaf was born on June 6, 1999 to a Muslim family settled in Kochi, Kerala. She had her elementary schooling at a local school near her house. Later, she completed her schooling from Bhavan's Adarsha Vidyalaya in the commercial capital of Kerala. She hopes to continue her studies taking commerce stream along with her other assignments in the tinsel town. Apart from the studies, she is finding time to practice Karate at home with her father. She proudly claims that she is a Black Belt holder in Karate. In the past, she has also anchored the TV shows aired by popular television channels of the state.
Tryst with Destiny
Once Sana Althaf told the interviewing scribe that she never wanted to be an actor. She further added that she was very much contented with what was she doing in martial arts, dancing and literary fields. She rather wanted to build her career in any one of these lines. The destiny has something else in store for her. She has entered into the world of cinema accidentally. Hence, the upcoming actress initially struggled to keep up the expectations reposed on her by the filmmakers. However, the young actress quickly acquired the tenets of acting from the seniors on the set to present a decent performance. The movie drew negative reactions from the critics and the general public. Hence, she could not cash in on her decent performance in the flick.
Career as an Actress
The upcoming actress Sana Althaf made her acting debut in the Malayalam film industry with the movie Vikramadithyan. In this film, she donned the role of ACP Adithya Menon and acted alongside Dulquer Salmaan. This flick was directed by reputed Mollywood director Lal Jose. The actress had to content with the supporting the role in this film. Her real break in the tinsel town came when she was offered a leading character role in the movie Mariyam Mukku. In this James Albert-directed flick, she acted opposite to Fahad Fazil. The name of the character in this film is Salomi. Though the movie became a flop at the Box Office, the young actress' performance was well noted by critics and the general public. The upcoming actress also featured in a third flick in a supporting role after the flop show of the second film. The name of the third movie is Rani Padmini. In this flick, she is doing the role of a paraglider. This movie is directed by another reputed director of Mollywood Ashiq Abu. We have to wait for some more time to see how this film fairs at the Box Office.
The upcoming actress Sana Althaf is very happy in the world of literature. She loves to read books, mainly novels, and update her soft skills to become a successful person in the competitive world. She has been passionate about dance since her childhood. That is the reason her parents trained her in some of the classical dance forms that she is comfortable with. She has even appeared at the state level school festivals representing her school and brought laurels to it. She used to take part in recitation and elocution competitions at the school and district levels, and won appreciations for her performances. Through such participations and constant reading, she had acquired a good vocabulary and command over the English and Malayalam languages. Apart from these, she also has taken part in Karate competitions to showcase her profess in the martial art form.
Sana Althaf is an upcoming actress in the Mollywood. She made her debut in the cinema field by featuring in the movie Vikramadityan. When she got the offer, the young actress was doing her schooling at Bhavan's Adarsh Vidyalaya in Kochi, Kerala. She has passed out of her school only this year (2015) in flying colours. The actress does not want to sacrifice her academics for the acting purpose. She wants to continue her studies for the time being. She has a multi-faceted personality who has proven her skills in literature, anchoring, acting, Karate and dancing. During her school days, she used to take part in elocution and recitation competitions. During the free time, she practices Karate at home with her father. She proudly says that she is a Black Belt in Karate.
According to the actress, the opportunity to feature in movies came as an accident. However, she picked up the basics of acting quickly enough from the senior crew members of the shooting staff. Till date, she has appeared in three Malayalam films. In the debut flick Vikramadityan, she did the supporting role. The real break for Sana Althaf came when she was given an opportunity to do a lead role in the film Mariyam Mukku. Though the movie did not do well, her acting skills were well appreciated and noted. That is the reason why she got a third offer from another filmmaker Ashiq Abu. He readily agreed to sign her for his flick Rani Padmini. Let us wait how this film comes out in the later half of this year (2015).
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