Sarah-Jane Dias in September 2016
3 December 1982 |
|Occupation||Actress & Musician|
|Height||5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)|
Sarah-Jane Dias was born to a Roman Catholic family in Muscat. She is from a Mangalorean Konkani-speaking family. Her father, Eustace Dias, is a marketing manager with Oilfields Supply Centre and her mother is named Yolanda. She also has a sister named Elena Rose Dias.
Dias attended Indian School Al Wadi Al Kabir until Grade 11, when she transferred to Indian School Muscat. She then attended university at Mumbai's St. Andrews College. Prior to winning Miss India World title in 2007, she had won the Miss India Oman title.
In Mumbai, Dias was discovered by Suresh Natrajan by chance when she walked onto his set and was immediately hired for the campaign he was shooting. At the age of 21, she won a talent hunt TV show, which gave her a chance to host a Channel V show. She then became the host of Get Gorgeous, a supermodel hunt TV show on the network.
Dias scored her first major film role in the 2010 Tamil romantic comedy, Theeradha Vilaiyattu Pillai opposite Kollywood star Vishal Krishna. She appeared in a Telugu film named Panjaa with Tollywood star Pawan Kalyan which was released in 2011. She also appeared in the Hindi movies Kyaa Super Kool Hai Hum opposite Ritesh Deshmukh in 2012 and in O Teri opposite Pulkit Samrat in 2014. In 2016, she appeared in a Musical Thriller Film Zubaan, which was released in March 2016. She was currently seen in The British-Indian historical film Viceroy's House.
|2010||Theeradha Vilaiyattu Pillai||Priya||Tamil||Debut film
|2012||Kyaa Super Kool Hain Hum||Anu||Hindi|
|2014||Happy New Year||Laila||Hindi||Cameo appearance|
|2015||Angry Indian Goddesses||Frieda||Hindi|
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