Aparnaa Bajpai

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Aparnaa Bajpai
Aparnaa Bajpai at a public relations event
Born Aparna Bajpai
(1990-09-04) 4 September 1990 (age 26)
Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh, India
Occupation Actress, Model
Years active 2010–present

Aparnaa Bajpai is an Indian film actress who has appeared in Tamil, Hindi and Malayalam 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 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 later played a dual role in Karuppampatti, opposite Ajmal, whilst she had also signed to be a part of Sasikumar's production venture, Thiru Nagar, which did not develop. Furthermore, she debuted in bollywood with a horror film "Horror Story". She is also playing a lead role in Ekta kapoor and Ken Ghosh's Next.She is making her debut in Malayalam Cinema through the fim Shyamopposite to Rahul Madhav.


Year Film Role Language Notes
2010 Easan Reshma Shivaraj Tamil
2013 Karuppampatti Shanthini
Horror Story Maggie Hindi
2014 Mumbai 125 KM 3D Diya Hindi
2016 XXX_(2016_film) Hindi Post-production
Shyam Sindra Malayalam