Aruna Shields Biography
Aruna Shields is an Indian actress from United Kingdom, who had working in her first Bollywood movie Prince and nammed 'INDIA'S NEW BOND GIRL' by Times 2010.
Aruna of Anglo Indian decent (Scottish/English/Indian) begun her education at a convent school before winning an academic scholarship to attend boarding school. She went onto gain a distinction from the Guildhall School of Music and Drama. She also obtained a degree from Central St Martins, London.
Aruna's passion lay in performance and while at a theatrical workshop she was spotted by an acting agent. Aruna is now training with celebrity acting coach Howard Fine in LA.
Aruna's earlier work includes touring in theatre for over a year. Lead Neera in art-house film Mr. Singh/Mrs.Mehta. Various other leads in Independent and feature films like Mission Improbable, Live Bait, Private Moments etc...
Aruna Shields, Fearless and talented has leads in two studio feature films releasing in cinema's soon. With starring roles in evertying from action to arthouse she's hot property.
Aruna's the explosive femae lead in action thriller Prince. India's answer to the Bond franchise - with a budget that makes you go 'phew'. She's espionage agent Maya, Prince’s partner in crime, a femme fatal but much more than just eye candy. Aruna performs all her own stunts: free falls, gymnastic flips, gliding...even motor-bike bungee jumps!
She's also just finished the lead in epic adventure AO THE LAST NEANDERTHAL. A griitty beauty and the beast love story set 30,000 years ago in a lost savage world. She's, tribal woman, AKI, who saves the last Neanderthal After global auditions and Penelope Cruz interested in the part Aruna finally secured the challenging role. Aruna spent months learning prehistoric languages, spear throwing, and authentic body movement. Produced by European cinema chain UGC.
* Dance: Egyptian, Indian and dancing with snakes, Club/Freestyle, Flamenco, Belly
* Spoken Languages: Hindi, French, 1st Lan : ENGLISH
* Athletic Skills: Martial Arts, Rollerblading, Swimming
* Accents: Spanish, French, Italian, Middle Eastern, Standard American, Cockney, Georgie (Northern English), Asian, British
* Performance Skills: Stunts, Martial Arts, Dancing
* Guildhall School of Music and Drama, UK, Speech and Drama
* Central St Martins, London