Here is everything you should know about Kusha Kapila, the Instagram influencer who recently had her debut at Cannes.
Kusha Kapila, a popular Instagram personality recognized for her comedic personas, began her career as a fashion correspondent and has now become one of the most widely followed influencers on the platform. Her recent appearance on the red carpet at Cannes 2023 has further elevated her profile. Here is a comprehensive rundown on this influential figure.
Kusha Kapila early life
Kusha Kapila, born on September 19, 1989, hails from north Delhi and attended school in south Delhi. She obtained her undergraduate degree in English literature from Indraprastha College for Women at Delhi University. Subsequently, she enrolled in the National Institute of Fashion Technology to pursue a Bachelor of Design. Originally, her aspirations were centered around becoming a journalist.
In 2013, Kusha Kapila embarked on her career as a Fashion correspondent, contributing to a Delhi-based apparel online platform. She later ventured into the role of a trend analyst and content writer for Fashion Forward Trends. In 2016, she transitioned to Times Internet, where she served as a Fashion Editor. Following that, she joined Idiva as a writer, creating videos for their Facebook page.
Kusha Kapila’s journey to fame
During her tenure at Idiva, Kusha Kapila gained significant recognition when she introduced a comedic character named ‘Billi Massi’ in her videos, which garnered immense popularity. Inspired by this success, she made the decision to create her own Instagram page, producing original content, particularly focusing on the rising trend of 60-second reels that were gaining widespread fame.
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Kusha Kapila Husband
Kusha Kapila is married to Zorawar Singh Ahluwalia, who works at Diageo. They first crossed paths at a mutual friend’s wedding in 2012 and after dating for 4-5 years, they tied the knot in 2017.
Kusha Kapila Instagram and Net Worth
Kusha Kapila boasts a substantial fan base on Instagram, with an impressive 3.2 million followers. Her success has translated into an estimated net worth of Rs 20 crore.
Kusha Kapila work
Kusha Kapila has gained widespread recognition for her comedic content on social media platforms. She is particularly known for portraying characters like the “South Delhi girl,” despite facing some backlash for it. Another notable character she has created is “Billi Massi.” In addition to her online presence, Kusha has also made appearances on television shows such as “Case to banta hai” and “LOL Hasse to phase.” In 2020, she made her acting debut with a cameo role in the Netflix anthology film “Ghost Stories.” Since then, she has been seen in projects like “Plan A Plan B,” “Selfiee,” the web series “Masaba Masaba,” and “Minus One: New Chapter.”
Kusha Kapil at Cannes 2023
Kusha Kapila recently made her debut at the Cannes Film Festival in partnership with Fetch India. She captivated her fans with her remarkable appearance on the red carpet, showcasing breathtaking looks. The social media influencer shared her red carpet look, featuring an exquisite gown from the renowned Italian clothing brand Avaro Figilo.