#Discover100Creators You may know her as the Swaggy South Delhi Girl or Instagram’s Billi Mausi! With 2.8 Million followers on Instagram, @KushaKapila is one of the most popular creators in India and an advocate for body positivity. Here is the celebrity creator's journey🧵
Not that we need to give an intro but here's a bit about Kusha. Kusha Kapila is an Indian content creator, writer, actress, & social media celebrity. Her character “Billi Masi,” a no-filter South Delhi aunty spilling secrets of the high society shenanigans has been a huge hit.
Apart from taking digs at the country's rich, her content tickles funny bones and often reflects challenging conversations about the many issues women face in India.
👧🏻 Early Days Since childhood, Kusha has been passionate about singing and dancing. She faced a tough time in school as she often received hate and criticism from her teacher.
In college, she joined theatre and did street plays too. Back then, she was inspired by Barkha Dutt and desired to become a journalist.
💼 Where it all began Kusha started out as a Fashion Correspondent for a Delhi-based firm Apparel Online in 2013. She then worked as a Trend Analyst, Content Writer, Copywriter and Digital Content Head and Content Developer in multiple firms.
In 2016, she moved to Times Internet to be a Fashion Editor. Then, she joined iDiva as a writer and became a fashion editor there. It is at iDiva, Kusha started creating videos for their Facebook page. https://twitter.com/iDivaOfficial/status/1174217205329944577
🎥Starting a YouTube Channel Though Kusha started her channel back in 2011, she began posting actively in 2019; starting with a vlog. Fast-forward to date, she has 418K subs and has garnered 67 Million views.
🎥 Entering the OTT space Kusha made her Bollywood debut in Karan Johar’s Ghost Stories on Netflix. She appeared in a number of digital reality shows including Amazon Prime’s LOL Hasse toh Phasse, Voot’s Go Fun Yourself, Myntra’s Fashion Superstar, etc. https://twitter.com/KomalNahta/status/1179395221572014083
Kusha has also been a part of Back Benchers, Son of Abish, and Kitchen, Khanna and Konversations. Most recently she starred in Plan A Plan B and was a part of #KoffeewithKaranSeason7. https://twitter.com/KushaKapila/status/1574822708294037504
✨What is Kusha into lately Kusha continues to work with many popular faces from Bollywood and has made it to the cover of many magazines including Harper’s Bazaar. She is an active philanthropist too. She has many projects lined up for the year. So follow her and stay tuned ⚡