Yami Gautam Biography



Yami Gautam, A Complete Actress!

Yami Gautam is the Indian actress who seems to be destined to become an actress as she has it all what it takes to become an actress. She looks gorgeous, acts very maturely, interacts sensibly, dances well and purely has her focus on acting. Well all these remarks are felt by industry experts and also the audience after watching her in ‘Vicky Donor’. She surely had made her presence felt in the industry and is looked upon as the most promising actress in time to come.

She was born on November 28th,1986 in Chandigarh. Her father, Mukesh Gautama works for Zee News channel as coordinator. She did her regular schooling and later joined college for pursuing a graduate degree in law honors. She was a very good student and initially dreamed to become an IAS officer. However, as it seems she was destined to become an actress so she quit her studies in her first year of college itself and took up acting to have it as a full time career. Nonetheless it is believed education is a most important asset to one’s life Yami to felt the same hence enrolled in part time graduation course in a Mumbai college. She indulges in reading and listening music when free or de-stressing herself from the hectic work commitments.

The actress was first seen on silver screen in television commercials namely ‘Fair and Lovely’ by HUL and second ‘Samsung Galaxy Y DUOS’ by Samsung. With her lovely smile and charming looks she was successful in acquiring a distinctive recognition at the small screen, the crucial start from bigger projects. These advertisements have been largely instrumental in shaping her career today as an actress.

As said, she was like by many as a performer hence soon she bagged the television serials. Her first break as actress was Raajkumar Aaryyan which was aired on NDTV Imagine. Next was Chand Ke Paar Chalo and last was Yeh Pyar Na Hoga Kam for Colours channel. She found working for television as a stepping stone in acting world.

She then entered in films with regional movies. In the year 2010 she did Kannada film ‘Ullasa Utsaha’ and next was in 2011 she came in Telugu films ‘Nuvvila’. She also has Punjabi film ‘Ek Noor’ and a Malayalam movie ‘Hero’ to her credit before joining the Hindi film industry.

Yami, finally joined Bollywood with ‘Vicky Donor’ were she played the role of Bengali girl Ashima Roy opposite Ayushmann Khurrana who was Vicky Arora. The film is produced by John Abraham and directed by Shoojit Sircar. They worked as team and the actress gives credit of the film to their team work.

She told she bagged the interesting role in the interesting film all because of her commercials she did in the past. Casting director of film ‘Vicky Donor’ had seen her advertisements which are aired consistently on television and also had some brief about her work in serials and regional films. He called her for the screen test for the role of Ashima, liked her performance at the screen test and rest the film landed in her kitty.

Today, after ‘Vicky Donor’ success Yami Gautam is a house hold name and looking at present scenario it seems soon she would be seen more often in good films under reputed banners working with all reputed names just like her first debut movie!