Born: October 12, 1991
Age : 23
Birthplace : Chennai
Siblings: Shruti Haasan
Parents: Kamal Haasan, Sarika
Wiki : Akshara Haasan comes from a well-known Film family of Bollywood and South Indian Film World called Tollywood. As her name suggest, you can very well guess her to be the younger sister of Shruti Hassan and a daughter of a veteran actor of Bollywood and South Indian movies called Kamal Hassan. She was born and brought in Chennai on 12th October in the year 1991 in a Tamil and Marathi parents (his father a Tamil, while mother is a Marathi). She did her schooling from Chennai and later completed it from the popular school called Indus International School at Bangalore. Being from a film background, she has her roads to acting simple.
Akshara Haasan started working young after her leaving her college in the midst to become assistant director to the popular director called Rahul Dholakia in the year 2010 in a movie called Society wherein her mother Sarika was in the lead role. Another film she did with her father in the year 2013 called Vishwaroopam. She then got the offer from the veteran director Mani Ratram to work in his movie called Kadal, however, she refused on personal grounds and continued working as an assistant director. She will be soon seen opposite Dhanush in a movie along with Amitabh Bachchan. Apart from being an assistant director, she has also played the roles of screenwriter and choreographer. Her debut movie in Bollywood would be with the movie called Shamitabh, which she is currently filming.
Now, she is focusing in her acting career in B Town by remaining acting in different parties and events, simply to harness the chance she can get from producers and filmmakers present at these places. Despite the fact that she happens to be the daughter of a start, she prefers to stay away from the character of haughty actress and remains friendly and down to earth. She is very much different from her elder sister Shruti Hassan who is focussing more on South Indian movies as she turned flop for the Bollywood films. Hence, you would find Akshara Hassan playing all safe and making her profile strong enough to get more Bollywood movies. As per reports, she is currently busy learning the right Hindi, which unfortunately her sister failed to do. Besides, she is even learning dance and music, which would help her in carving a good career in Bollywood.