Maxima is named after Russian author Maxim Gorky. She has a place with a Bengali-speaking Basu family living in Delhi. She is an Alumna of Kalindi College, Delhi University.
After her first marriage finished in a separation, she wedded her second spouse Prashant in a private Hindu wedding function held in Kanpur. The couple met on a film set, where Prashant functioned as an Art Assistant.
She has intended for famous Bollywood films like Ram Leela (2013), Bajirao Mastani (2015) and Dangal (2017), which turned into the most noteworthy earning Indian film ever, supplanting senior originators Rushi Sharma and Manoshi Nath. She won the Filmfare Award for Best Costume Design in 2016 for Bajirao Mastani. She worked in Bajirao Mastani and Ram Leela collectively with creator Anju Modi, both shared 4 successes and 2 assignments mutually. Afterward, Maxima turned out alone for Dangal.
She made her presentation with Slumdog Millionaire (2009), in which she planned ensembles and helped Danny Boyle, who acquired the Academy Award for Best Director for the movie. Afterward, she changed to planning outfits with 2013 blockbuster Goliyon Ki Raasleela Ram-Leela. Chief Sanjay Leela Bhansali allowed her the opportunity. He later rehashed her for his next adventure Bajirao Mastani. She was acclaimed broadly. Sanjay, Priyanka Chopra, Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh was all in acclaim for her dresses on their characters. She acquired the Filmfare Award for Best Costume Design in 2016 for the film. In 2017, she worked in two movies : Bank Chor and Dangal, the last option being the most noteworthy netting Indian film ever. In 2017, famous creators Manoshi Nath and Rushi Sharma were planned to configuration dresses for Dangal, the most elevated earning Indian film ever. Yet, co-maker Aamir Khan supplanted them with her, giving the explanation that they charged a lot of cash for the film’s spending plan. The film procured her second Filmfare Nomination.
Laal Kaptaan (2019)
The Elder One (2019)
Bank Chor (2017)
Bajirao Mastani (2015)
Goliyon Ki Raasleela Ram-Leela (2013)
Peepli (Live) (2010)
Boat of Theseus (Nurse) – – 2012
Peepli (Live) (TV journalist) – – 2010
first Unit Director/Assistant Director
Boat of Theseus (Segment – Aida’s Story)
Slumdog Millionaire (Assistant : Director)