Minissha Lamba at Nature Carnival to support the cause of save our tigers at Worli, 2011
18 January 1985
New Delhi, India
|Years active||2005 – Present|
|Height||1.59 m (5 ft 3 in)|
Minissha Lamba (born 18 January 1985) is an Indian actress who appears in Bollywood films. She made her debut with Yahaan (2005). Her other notable films include Honeymoon Travels Pvt. Ltd. (2007), Bachna Ae Haseeno (2008), Well Done Abba (2009) and Bheja Fry 2 (2011).
Minisha Lamba was born in a Punjabi family to S. Kewal Lamba and Manju Lamba  in New Delhi in 1985. She studied at Chettinad Vidyashram School, Chennai for a year. She majored in English (Hons.) from Miranda House  University of Delhi.,
Minissha was inspired by the bravery of CNN journos as a teenager. Her Career in films was something other people noticed and suggested from a Young age, including the likes of Dr. Farooq Abdullah, the then Chief Minister of J&K. It was destiny which brought Minissha from Delhi to Mumbai. While Studying for English (Hons.) Degree in Delhi University, she was offered to Model in Prestigious ad campaigns like LG, Sony, Cadbury, Hajmola, Airtel, Sunsilk etc. She was also a Part of the Socially Path-Breaking Femina's Generation "W" ad. During an ad shoot for Cadbury she was approached by Bollywood director, Shoojit Sircar, who signed her to act in his film Yahaan (2005). She had begun filming for Yahaan while still in Miranda House college, with Due Diligence, Hard-Work and sheer Dedication, She successfully completed both her Graduation and the Filming in the same year!
In 2008, She acted in Bachna Ae Haseeno her biggest success so far, which was Produced by Yash Raj Films. Same Year She was noticed for her Bold role in Sanjay Gadhvi's Kidnap (film). Her next major role was in, The Critically Acclaimed & Noted Director Shyam Benegal's film Well Done Abba (2009). The Critically Acclaimed Film, "Well Done Abba" was awarded the Prestigious National Film Award for Best Film on Social Issues for the year 2009 and Minissha's performance as Muskaan Ali was appreciated.
|2005||Yahaan||Adaa||Nominated-Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut|
|2006||Rocky: The Rebel||Priya|
|2006||Anthony Kaun Hai||Jia R.Sharma|
|2007||Honeymoon Travels Pvt. Ltd.||Zara|
|2008||Bachna Ae Haseeno||Mahi|
|2008||Anamika||Jia Rao / Jia Sesodia|
|2010||Well Done Abba||Muskaan|
|2011||Bheja Fry 2||Ranjini|
|2011||Hum Tum Shabana||Shabana|
|2012||Joker||News Reporter||Extended appearance|
|2013||Zilla Ghaziabad||Fauji's Girlfriend|
|2013||Heer and Hero||Punjabi film|
|2013||Black Currency||Intelligence Agent|
|2014||Double Di Trouble||Punjabi film|
|2013||Hungame pe Hungama||Post-production|
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