Laudya Cynthia Bella is an most popular Indonesian singer and actress of mixed Sundanese, Javanese and Minangkabau descent.
Laudya Cynthia Bella Career
Bella worked as a model before moving to acting. She was selected as a Kawanku magazine finalist in 2002. She played Biyan in the film Virgin (2004), for which she was nominated for Best Leading Actress at the 2005 Indonesian Film Festival and won “Best Female Leading Role” award at the 2005 Festival Film Bandung.
Bella joined to Melly Goeslaw’s vocal group, BBB (stands for Bukan Bintang Biasa), together with Raffi Ahmad, Chelsea Olivia Wijaya, Dimas Beck, and Ayushita in 2006. In addition, BBB appears in the drama-themed film was directed by Lasja Fauzia, titled Bukan Bintang Biasa. Still same of year, Bella had appeared a cameo role in the film Berbagi Suami and played as Risa Apriliyanti in a horror-themed movie, Lentera Merah.
She also starring in the soap opera Jurangan Jengkol, for which she earned a trophy for “Famous Actress” category at the 2006 SCTV Awards. In addition, Bella has appeared in several soap opera television and advertisement. In 2011, Bella has played for film which had coincide in Lebaran, titled Di Bawah Lindungan Ka’bah, for which she won “Best Leading Actress” award at the 2012 e-Guardians Awards and was nominated for “Best Female Leading Role” at the 2012 Festival Film Bandung.
In 2013, Bella starred a thriller-horror movie, Belenggu, for which she won the “Favorite Actress” award at the 2013 Indonesian Movie Awards. She was nominated for Best Leading Actress at the 2013 Indonesian Film Festival and nominated for “Best Actress” at the 2013 Indonesian Movie Awards.
In 2014, Bella starred in the drama Haji Backpacker. This movie follows the main character as she travels to Mecca for the Hajj. It was shot in nine countries: Indonesia, Thailand, Vietnam, China, India, Tibet, Nepal, Iran, and Saudi Arabia. She received a nomination for “Most Riveting Role” at the 2014 Maya Awards.
- Cinta di Ujung Sajadah
- Buya Hamka
- Surga Yang Tak Dirindukan 2
- Aisyah: Biarkan Kami Bersaudara
- Talak 3
- Surga Yang Tak Dirindukan
- Surga Yang Kurindukan
- Best Friends Forever
- CH2 (Cinta Hati Hati)
- Kuingin Menikah