Minissha Lamba

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Minissha Lamba
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Minissha Lamba at Nature Carnival to support the cause of save our tigers at Worli, 2011
Born Minissha Lamba
(1985-01-18) 18 January 1985 (age 29)
New Delhi, India
Occupation Actress
Years active 2005 – Present
Height 1.58 m (5 ft 2 in)

Minissha Lamba (born 18 January 1985[1][2]) is an Indian actress who appears in Bollywood films.[3] She made her debut with Yahaan (2005). Her other notable films include Honeymoon Travels Pvt. Ltd. (2007), Bachna Ae Haseeno (2008) and Bheja Fry 2 (2011).[4]

Early life[edit]

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 with honours from Miranda House [5] University of Delhi.,[6] where she was classmate with another actress Swara Bhaskar.[7]

Career[edit]

Minissha's ambition then, was to become a journalist. While studying for a degree in Delhi, she was offered to represent ad campaigns like LG, Sony, Cadbury, Hajmola, Airtel, Sunsilk etc. During an ad shoot for Cadbury she was approached by Bollywood director, Shoojit Sircar, who signed her to act in his film Yahaan (2005).[5] She has played supporting and leading roles in films such as Corporate, Rocky: The Rebel, Anthony Kaun Hai, Honeymoon Travels Pvt. Ltd., Anamika,[5] Shaurya and Dus Kahaniyaan. In 2008, she acted in Bachna Ae Haseeno her biggest success so far. Same year she was noticed for her bold role in Kidnap.[8] Her next major role was in Shyam Benegal film Well Done Abba (2010).[5]

Music Videos[edit]

She has also appeared in the music video for Himesh Reshammiya's song Tera Surroor from the album Aap Kaa Surroor which became very popular.

Filmography[edit]

Year Film Role Other notes
2005 Yahaan Adaa Nominated-Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut
2006 Corporate Megha Apte
2006 Rocky: The Rebel Priya
2006 Anthony Kaun Hai Jia R.Sharma
2007 Honeymoon Travels Pvt. Ltd. Zara
2007 Dus Kahaniyaan Priya
2008 Bachna Ae Haseeno Mahi
2008 Kidnap Sonia Raina
2008 Shaurya Kaavya Shastri
2008 Anamika Jia Rao / Jia Sesodia
2010 Well Done Abba Muskaan
2011 Bheja Fry 2 Ranjini
2011 Hum Tum Shabana Shabana
2011 Kontract Kannada film
2012 Joker News Reporter Extended appearance
2013 Zilla Ghaziabad Fauji's Girlfriend
2013 Heer and Hero Punjabi film
2013 Black Currency Intelligence Agent
2013 Double Di Trouble Punjabi film
2013 Hungame pe Hungama Post-production

References[edit]

  1. ^ "IMDB". Retrieved 26 June 2012. 
  2. ^ "Minissha Lamba to Skydive on her Birthday". Retrieved 25 August 2013. 
  3. ^ "I-have-dated-men-who-were-wrong-for-me-Minissha-Lamba". BCD. Retrieved 4 June 2013. 
  4. ^ "Minissha Lamba". BCD. Retrieved 4 June 2013. 
  5. ^ a b c d "Minissha Lamba dating Andrew Symonds". BCD. Retrieved 4 June 2013. 
  6. ^ "Minissha Lamba upcoming projects". BCD. Retrieved 4 June 2013. 
  7. ^ Swara Bhaskar#Early Life and education
  8. ^ "Minissha Lamba About Her Bikini Image". pics5.net. 10 September 2012. 

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