Why is Ritu Arya famous?

Ritu Arya is a well-known British actress and drummer who is popularly known for his role as Dr. Megan Sharma on the British soap opera “Doctor”, as Flash on a series “Humans” and as Lila Pitts on a Netflix series “The Umbrella” alongside Cynthia Erivo. Arya has been seen working on her career since the year 2013.

Quick Info
Full NameRitu Arya
Date of BirthSeptember 17, 1993
Birth Place India
ParentsNot Known
SpouseNot Known
Age 27 years
Height5' 5"
Net Worth$500000
Ritu Arya
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Bio, Family, and Young

Ritu Arya was born on 17 September 1993 in India and there is no information about her family and relatives as she used to keep her personal life private. She has two siblings and among them, one is a brother, Rahul Aryal and another is a sister, Jigna Aryal. Currently, she is 27 years old and her zodiac sign is Virgo.


Age, Weight, Height, and Nationality

Ritu Arya was born on 17 September 1993 in India. She holds an English nationality and belongs to British Indian ethnicity. She has got a height of 5 feet 5 inches (1.65 m) and a weight of 56 kg. In addition, her body measurements are 33-26-34 inches, and has black hair with black eyes.


Education and University

Earlier, Ritu Arya had her degree from the University of Southampton, and later, she was seen doing her training at the Oxford School of Drama.


Personal Life, Love life

Arya seems to be single as she has not mentioned her love life and used to keep her personal life private.


Social Media: Instagram, Twitter

Ritu Arya is active on Instagram with the tag name (“@rituarya”) where she has 814k followers. She is also active on Twitter with the tag name (“@Ritu_Arya_”) where she has 74.3 k followers.



Television Career

Ritu Arya started her television career after she had been cast as Bureau Girl on a British-French crime drama television series “The Tunnel” in 2013 where it was adopted from the Danish-Swedish crime series “The Bridge (Bron/ Broen)” of the year 2011.

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From the year of 2013 to 2017, she was cast into the recurring role of Dr. Megan Sharman on a British medical soap opera “Doctors” which was created by Chris Murray. For her role in this series had made her receive the nomination on a British Soap Award for Newcomer in the year 2017 and she became able to earn more fame and attention from the people. 

Further, she was seen appearing as Gail on an episode “The Sign of Three” on a British crime television series “Sherlock” in 2014 which was created by Steven Moffat and Mark Gatiss. After that, in 2016, she was cast as Kate on a series “We The Jury” and from the year 2016 to 2018, she was seen playing the role of Flash on a science fiction television series “Humans” which was written by the British team Sam Vincent and Jonathan Blakely and the drama was based on the “Real Human” which is the Swedish science fiction drama.

In the year of 2017, she was seen appearing in the role of Eleni or Beth on a storytelling television series “Crackanory” which was directed by Richie Pengelley. Likewise, she was cast into the recurring as Barsha Nambeesan on a medical drama series “The Good Karma Hospital” which was produced by Tiger Aspect. In the year 2019, she starred in the main cast as Becky on a series “Stick and Stones”. 

In 2020, she was seen playing the role of Gat on an episode “Fugitive of the Judoon” on a British science-fiction television program “Doctor Who” which was produced by the BBC. In the same year, she was also seen appearing in the role of Michaela on an eight-part British mystery thriller series “The Stranger” which was written by Danny Brocklehurst. 

Furthermore, she was cast as Lava on a British comedy-drama television program “Feel Good” which was created by Mae Martin and Joe Hampson. Likewise, she was seen playing the main role as Lila Pitts on an American superhero streaming television series “The Umbrella Academy” which was created for Netflix by Steve Blackman and developed by Jeremy Slater. Her role in the series leads to have more attention from people and became able to earn more popularity in her career.


Movies Career

Ritu Arya started her film career after she had been cast as Parita in a short movie “My Beautiful White Skin” in 2015. After that, in 2017, she was seen playing the role of Rachida in a British drama movie “Daphne” which was directed by Peter Mackie Burns and was written by Nico Mensinga. In the same year, she was also seen playing the role of Sonya in a short movie “Jessamine” and also seen in a short movie “The Super Recogniser”.

In the year 2018, she was cast as Saira on a short movie “Lady Parts” and in the following year, she was seen appearing in the role of Jenna in a romantic comedy movie “Last Christmas” which was directed by Paul Feig and was written by Bryony Kimmings and Emma Thompson.


Upcoming Movie

Further, Ritu Arya will be seen in an upcoming American action comedy thriller movie “Red Notice” which was written and directed by Rawson Marshall Thurber.

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Achievements, Awards, and Nominations

Ritu Arya had won the Socially Relevant Film Festival NY Award for Best Actress in 2016 and had been nominated for British Soap Awards and IGN Summer Movie Awards.


Net Worth

Ritu Arya is a talented, beautiful, and hard-working woman who has been seen appearing on several movies and series focusing on her acting career, has an estimated net worth of $500000.