Indira Varma - Biography
Last Modified: Jul 31, 2020
|Best Known For:||Game of Thrones, Kama Sutra: A Tale of Love|
|Net Worth:||$1.5 million|
|Born on :||September 27, 1973 (age 47)|
|Birth Name /
|Indira Anne Varma|
|Birth Place:||Bath, Somerset, England|
|University:||Royal Academy of Dramatic Art|
|Ethnicity:||Multi-ethnic (Indian, Swiss, Genoese-Italian)|
|Husband's Name:||Colin Tierney|
Evelyn Tierney (daughter)
|Height:||1.71 meter (5 feet 7 inch)|
|Weight:||59 kg (130.07 lb)|
|Eye Color:||Dark Brown|
|Shoe Size:||10 US|
|Dress Size:||4 US|
|Breast Size:||34 inch|
|Waist Size:||26 inch|
|Hip Size:||34 inch|
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Who is Indira Varma?
Indira Varma is an actress by profession and British by nationality. She is best known for her role in Kama Sutra: A Tale of Love, Paranoid and as Ellaria Sand in Game of Thrones.
Indira Varma: Age, Family, Education
Indira Varma’s birth took place on 27 September 1973 in Bath, Somerset, England. She was born as Indira Anne Varma to Indian father and a Swiss-Italian mother. She is the only child of her parents and does not have any siblings.
Indira Varma with her father (Image: Instagram)
She enrolled at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA) in London in 1992, graduating from the same in 1995. Varma was also a member of Musical Youth Theatre Company.
Her ethnicity includes Indian, Swiss, Genoese-Italian.
Indira Varma: Boyfriend, Husband, Children, Divorce
Indira Varma is a married woman. She married her longtime boyfriend Colin Tierney in 1996. With her husband, he has a daughter named Evelyn Tierney.
Colin is also an actor and is well known for starring in The Walk (2005), Nowhere Boy (2009), and Splintered (2010).
The couple resides in Hornsey, London and there have been no rumors of extramarital affairs or divorce.
Indira Varma: Career
Indira Varma started her career soon after graduation in 1996. That year she was cast as Maya in film Kama Sutra: A Tale of Love and in TV series Crucial Tales.
Source: ScoopWhoop (Indira Varma in Kama Sutra: A Tale of Love)
This was soon followed by roles in Clancy's Kitchen (1997), Jinnah (1998), Bride and Prejudice (2004) and in TV series Psychos (1999), Attachments (2000-2001), In a Land of Plenty (2001), Arena, Broken News (2005), Little Britain (2005).
Finally, in 2005, she landed her breakthrough role of Niobe of the Voreni in the TV series Rome. She portrayed the character until 2007.
Since then Indira Varma has starred in Torchwood (2006), 3 lbs (2006), The Whistleblowers (2007), Moses Jones (2009), Human Target (2010-2011), Silk (2012), Paranoid (2016). Carnival Row (2019).
In 2014, Varma landed the role of Ellaria Sand in Game of Thrones, portraying the character until 2017. In films, she has starred in Mindscape (2013), Exodus: Gods and Kings (2014), Official Secrets (2019), The One and Only Ivan, Dreamland, Netflix's Holiday Secrets (2019) among others.
She is also active in theatre and has been acting in plays since 1997.
Indira Varma: Awards, Nominations
Varma was nominated for 2016’s Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series for her role in Game of Thrones.
Indira Varma: Net Worth, Salary
Varma’s net worth and salary have not been officially estimated. However, online sources have claimed her net worth to be $5 million.
Indira Varma: Social media
On Social media, she is active on Twitter but is absent from Facebook and Instagram, although many fan accounts are set up in her name.
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