Roma Asrani

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Roma Asrani
Roma Asrani (2011) (cropped).jpg
Born Roma Asrani
(1984-08-25) August 25, 1984 (age 30)
Trichy, Tamil Nadu, India
Occupation Actress, model
Years active 2005–present

Roma Asrani (born August 25, 1984) is an Indian model turned actress who works mainly in Malayalam-language films.[1] She made her début in the Telugu film Mr. Errababu in 2005. She has also acted in Tamil and Kannada movies. She got her first break through her debut Malayalam film Notebook, the film was a huge success and her performance was critically acclaimed by the both critics and audience. She got her first Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actress for her role.[2]


Roma Asrani was born to a family from Delhi, who later settled in Chennai.[3] Her father Muralidhar and mother Madhu run a wholesale jewellery shop in Chennai.[4]


She made her entry into Malayalam films with the movie Notebook, directed by Roshan Andrews and became very popular after the success of the film. For her performance in Notebook she was adjudged best newcomer by Kerala Film Critics Association, Asianet, Amrita TV and Kalakeralam. Her second film July 4 (2007),directed by Joshiy however, was a flop.But it was a notable one. Her movie Chocolate (2007) with Prithviraj was a big hit, and this movie was a turning point in her career. She has also acted in a music album by the band Team Malayalee with popular singer Vineeth Sreenivasan and actor Prithviraj for the number Minnel Azhake which was a big hit in south India.[5]

Roma has also acted in the Telugu movie Mr. Errababu (2005) and the Tamil movie Kathale En Kathale (2006). She made her Kannada début with Aramane (2007), starring Ganesh in the lead. Further, she reappeared in the Telugu industry after a break in the movie Chalaki in 2010.She has acted in some advertisements.


Asianet Film Awards

Filmfare Awards South

Amrita Film Awards

Kairali TV - World Malayali Council Film Awards

Other awards


Year Title Language Role Notes
2005 Mr. Errababu Telugu Pooja
2006 Kadhale En Kadhale Tamil Krithika
2006 Notebook Malayalam Sarah Elizabeth
2007 July 4 Malayalam Sreepriya
2007 Chocolate Malayalam Ann Matthews
2008 Shakespeare M.A. Malayalam Malayalam Alli
2008 Aramane Kannada Geetha
2008 Minnaminnikoottam Malayalam Rose Mary
2008 LollyPop Malayalam Jennifer
2009 Colours Malayalam Pinky
2009 Utharaswayamvaram Malayalam Uthara
2010 Chalaki Telugu Subbalakshmi
2011 Traffic Malayalam Mariam
2011 Kathayile Nayika[7] Malayalam Archana
2011 Mohabbat Malayalam Guest Role
2011 1993 Bombay, March 12 Malayalam Abida
2011 Chappa Kurishu Malayalam Ann
2011 Doubles Malayalam Guest role
2012 Casanovva Malayalam Ann Mary
2012 Grandmaster Malayalam Beena
2012 Face to Face Malayalam Dr. Uma
2014 Namaste Bali Malayalam Post-Production


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