Meghana Kaushik was born and brought up in Kolkatta and studied in various schools across India. She is a Bachelor in Journalism from Delhi University and has taken acting classes from Barry Johns Acting Academy, workshop with Neeraj Kabi, Theatre with Chilsag Chillies, Delhi. Meghana is a sports loving individual and has grown up playing tennis, horse riding, swimming, basketball. Meghana was in Delhi, modelling and working as a journalist when one day she saw a post of a casting person on Facebook. He was looking for models for Closeup TVC. She immediately forwarded her pictures and got selected. She had to shoot that commercial in Mumbai and since then Mumbai has become her home. She has worked for several big TV campaigns such as Pepperfry, SBI Cancer Suraksha, Myntra, Tanishq to name a few. She also went on to effortlessly essay the role of Sanjana in the film “Neerja” and more recently a primadonna singer, Nikita D’souza in a web series titled “Love, Lust & Confusion” for VIU Clips India. Meghana will soon be seen in a Horror web series for a renowned online platform. She is a fashion loving person who has her own style. We have decoded all the secrets of her fashionable look.
People know me as : Meg
Age : 26
Profession : Actor
One word that describes me best : Vivacious
As a person I am : Hardworking , logic driven, have a weird sense of humour, often laugh at my own jokes, love animals, happy soul , slightly old school and love to sleep.
Fashion to me is : A mix of my mood and the current trends.
My sense of style : Easy chic
Style Icon : Audrey Hepburn / Beyoncé
Dream Ramp walk for which designer : Sabyasachi
Dream movie to work as a lead actress : A film with either Zoya Akhtar or with Aamir Khan or BOTH ( hahahah) that would be a steal deal. Both of them are very gifted story tellers and have an eye to weave emotions very well in a narrative. Ofcourse, they always find such beautiful scripts that leave you wanting more.
One thing that makes me feel sexy : Good skin and hair
5 wardrobe essentials : A pair of well fitted shorts, white t-shirt, little red dress ( I love red), my favourite pair of comfy sneakers and a nude pair of heels.
My ideal outfit for a fun party : A floral short dress or a jumpsuit
For formal work setting : A well fitted dress with a blazer
For casual day out with friends : Shorts with a funky top
For a hot date : Depends on the date (wink)
Fashion trend I cannot stand : T-shirts with holes
Brands / Designers you wear : I love cotton so a lot of H&M, Cotton World, MUJI.
Designers : Gauri n Nainika, Sabyasachi, Manish Malhotra, Raw Mango
Favourite shopping destination : US
A Perfume I swear by : JO Malone English Oak
Favorite Lingerie brands, colours & styles : Victoria` Secret and La Senza. I crush on bright, funky designs and colors. Also I am always looking for newer fun stuff.
A valuable beauty tip : Less is More. Healthy skin is akin to confidence.
One makeup product you can’t go out without : Lipstick preferably red.
One message to the world : You have one life which is damn short. Pack in as much fun and adventure in it as you can. Leave no room for regrets