Aparnaa Bajpai

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Aparnaa Bajpai
Aparnaa Bajpai at a public relations event
Born Aparna Bajpai
September 4, 1990
Kanpur, India, India
Occupation Actress, Model
Years active 2007–present

Aparnaa Bajpai is an Indian film actress who has appeared in Tamil language films. She is best known for her role in the 2010 film, Easan, directed by Sasikumar.

Early life[edit]

Aparnaa Bajpai was born to Ramesh and Sushma Bajpai, whilst she has two brothers Ashish and Arpit.[1] Aparnaa did her schooling from St.Xaviers.Sr Sec School Chandigarh before going on to pursue college in Delhi, which she is currently taking a break from to complete professional assignments. She is currently situated in Chennai whilst filming for her Tamil films. Aparnaa's close friend is Disha Pandey, who has also recently made her debut in Tamil films.


Aparnaa began her career doing modelling and appearing in various commercials, including one for a soft drink with Aamir Khan.[2] Noted director Sasikumar selected Aparnaa for a role in Easan after spotting her in such an advertisement. The film featured her opposite Vaibhav Reddy, as Reshma Shivaraj, a rich Kannada language college girl and unlike other actresses, Aparnaa dubbed for her role herself.[3] The film opened in December 2010 to critical acclaim, with the ensemble cast being praised as "near-perfect", with Aparnaa's performance being described as "fabulous" by critics.[4][5]

She will appear in a double role in her forthcoming film, Karuppampatti, opposite Ajmal, whilst she has also signed to be a part of Sasikumar's production venture, Thiru Nagar. Furthermore, she is also playing a lead role in the upcoming Telugu film, O Manasa.


Year Film Role Language Notes
2010 Easan Reshma Shivaraj Tamil
2013 Karuppampatti Shanthini
Horror Story Maggie Hindi
O Manasa Telugu Post-Production
2014 Mumbai 125 KM 3D Kalpana Hindi Post-production
Bangles TBA Malayalam Filming