Amita Suman Biography

Amita Suman is a young and talented actress who hails from Nepal. She just landed the breakout role of her acting career and won the hearts of viewers worldwide in Shadow and Bone. Only because of this performance, she garnered 101K followers on her Instagram account overnight and it will be drastically increased for sure in the future.

Early Life

Amita was born on 19th July 1997 in Bhedihari, Nepal and she was raised by her parents Madan and Gita Suman who owns a Chip shop in Worthing. She has an elder sister whose name has not been shared with the media yet. Amita is a high school graduate but the details about her school have not been shared with the media yet. For her higher and further studies, she went to Sussex Downs College. In 2018 she graduated from the Academy of Live and Recorded Arts as she was passionate about acting.

However, being a Nepali she had an Indian accent and due to this, she struggled so much in her earlier days. When she joined drama schools, she was said to work on her Indian accent as she would likely get mostly stereotypical roles. Slowly, she started to get little jobs in dramas and even on television which let her continue her journey without any stress.

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Amita Suman Career

The year she graduated from the Academy of Live and Recorded Arts she landed a minor role in TV series named Casualty where she played the role of Nina Biswas. She also appeared in two other TV series named Ackley Bridge as Sameera and Doctor Who as Umbreen. In 2019 she appeared in an American fantasy-adventure TV series named The Outpost. She had a recurring role as a character named Naya.

In October 2019 it was announced that she will be cast in a series developed by Eric Heisserer named Shadow and Bone. On 23rd April 2021, her series named Shadow and Bone is going to be released as she plays the main role of Inej Ghafa. So she has been giving about the same, about her experience on the sets. She is also promoting her series and likes to update her fans about her activities.

Amita Suman Biography

Real Name Amita Suman
Birth Date July 19, 1997
Age (as of 2023) 25 Years
Birth Place Bhedihari, Nepal
Nationality British
Profession Actress
Religion Hinduism
Sun sign Cancer

Physical Statistics

Height in feet inches – 5’ 7” – in Centimetres – 170 cm
Weight in Kilograms – 55 kg  –  in Pounds –  121 lbs
Shoe Size 7 (U.K.)
Hair Color Dark Brown
Eye Color Dark Brown
Body Type Slim


Father Madan Suman
Mother Gita Suman
Sister One


College The Academy of Live & Recorded Arts (2018), East Sussex College Eastbourne

Relationship Status

Marital Status In Relation
Affair Yes
Who is her Boyfriend? Johnny Thackway
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Personal Life

Amita is in a relationship with Johnny Thackway who is a model and fitness trainer. The details of their relationship have not been in the limelight. Her focus is currently on her upcoming projects and likes spending quality time with her friends and family.

Amita Suman Net Worth

Amita has recently started working in the entertainment industry and has appeared in more than four TV series. In her recent series named Shadow and Bone, she earns around $20,000 per episode. According to sources her net worth has been kept private and is currently under review, Her other sources of income are generated from brand endorsements and by attending events.


  • At the age of 7, she moved to Brighton, England with her family.
  • She is a fitness enthusiast and has a disciplined schedule.
  • She received training in knife juggling for her role of Inej Ghafa in Shadow and Bone.
  • Amita is also fluent in the Bhojpuri language.
  • She stands against racism and has supported the Black Lives Matter rallies.
  • Amita appeared in a short film named Daughter which is directed by Christian Kinde. The movie premiered at the Hospital Club in Covent Garden.
  • She was recently interviewed by Flaunt Magazine.

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