Pritam Roywrote on Mar 31 2010 6:28PM
Aruna Shields was born in England and graduated in Journalism. But her first passion was performing arts. After working with the BBC for some time, she got qualified from the Guildhall School of Music and Drama. She was considered as one of the foremost contemporary dance performers. She appeared in commercials for several international brands and also featured in some music videos. She also appeared at London Fashion Week, and on Breakfast with Frost, and made appearances in other stage and TV shows with the BBC and Channel 4 among others. She recently trained with Howard Fine in Los Angeles. When Kumar Taurani was looking for a new international face for Prince, starring Vivek Oberoi and doing auditions in London, he found her.
She likes Hrithik Roshan and Nandita Das among current actors. She is also a fan of Satyajit Ray movies. Among Hollywood stars, she is a fan of Charlize Theron, Thandie Newton and Halle Berry. She will be next seen in an international studio feature film, AO The Last Neanderthal, which releases in Sept 2010.