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Yami Gautam: Net Worth, Biography, Careers, Achievements and More

Yami Gautam is an Indian film actress who has appeared in South Indian and Bollywood films. She was born in a Himachali family in Bilaspur, Himachal Pradesh and was brought up in Chandigarh. She left her full-time studies to pursue her career in acting. Gautam was twenty when she moved to Mumbai to pursue a career in movies.  She made her television debut with Chand Ke Paar Chalo, which was followed by Rajkumar Aaryyan.

Yami Gautam decided to pursue a career in acting while doing her graduate degree in law honours. She moved to Mumbai, seeking acting opportunities. She has been the face of several commercial ad campaigns, including Fair&Lovely, Samsung Mobile, Chevrolet, Cornetto, etc. She won Zee Cine Award for Best Female Debut for her role in Vicky Donor. Yami was named among the Most Desirable Woman list by times in 2012. Yami Gautam made her film debut in Kannada film Ullasa Utsaha. Gautam later made her Bollywood debut with Vicky Donor, in which she starred opposite Ayushmann Khurrana. The film became a major commercial success and received critical appreciation. Later, she did films like Action Jaction (2014), Badlpaur (2015), Sanam Re ( (2016), Kaabil (2017), Sarkar (2017).

Her acting career has given her wings to achieve and live on her dreams; after the above-mentioned movies, Yami was signed for Batti Gul Meter chaalu with Sharadha Kapoor and Shahid Kapoor in 2018, followed by Uri: The surgical strike with Vickey Kaushal, which again a blockbuster movie and was loved by all the people, next she was seen in the movie Bala with Ayushman Khurana and Bhumi Pednekar.

Her latest movie is Ginny weds sunny, starring Vikrant Massey in 2020. Yami is honoured with times’ No. 12 Most Desirable Woman of 2012. Also, she has done brand endorsements, including Fair & Lovely, Cornetto, Samsung Mobile, Chevrolet, and many other brands.

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Yami Gautam’s Basic Personal Info

Name Yami Gautam
Born 28th November 1988 (34years old)
Gender Female
Profession Actress, Model
Birth Sign Sagittarius
Country Bilaspur, Himachal Pradesh, India
Nationality Indian
Religion Hindu Brahmin
Height1.61 m
Weight50 kg
Hair ColorBlack
Eye ColorBrown
FatherMukesh Gautam
MotherAnjali Gautam
ChildrenNot available
Net Worth2 million USD

Career Highlights

Debut MovieKannada- Ullasa Utsaha (2009)

Punjabi- Ek Noor (2011)

Bollywood- Vicky Donor (2012)

Debut TVChand Ke Paar Chalo (2008)
Net Worth n/a
Salary 1-2 crores/per film (INR)


CollegeDegree in Law from Punjab University, Chandigarh

Family Members                   

Mother Anjali Gautam
FatherMukesh Gautam (Punjabi film director)
SiblingSurilie Gautam (Younger, Film actress)

Ojas Gautam (Younger)

Marital StatusUnmarried
Spouse Name
Married Year
Boyfriend DatedPulkit Samrat

Physical Stats

Sexual OrientationStraight
– in cms162 cm
-in meters1.62 m
-in feet inches5’31/2
-in KG50 kg
-in Pounds110 lbs
Body Measurements
– Chest/Bra34C
– Waist25 inches
– Biceps/Hips33 inches
Eye ColorBrown
Hair ColorBlack
Hair Type
Shoe Size8 US

Favourite Things 

Favourite FoodChamba ka Rajma
Favourite Sport n/a
Favourite FilmDilwale Dulhaniya Le jayenge
Favourite DestinationLondon, New York
Favourite ColorBlack, Red and White
Favourite Actor Aamir Khan, Shah Rukh Khan and Hrithik Roshan
Favourite Actress Jessica Alba and Tyra Banks
Favourite FashionRocky S, Sabyasachi and Masaba

Hobbies, Likes & Dislikes

HobbiesReading, interior decoration and listening to music

Style Quotient 

Cars Collection Audi A4
Bike Collection



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Brand Endorsements

  • Fair & Lovely, Cornetto, Samsung Mobile, Chevrolet.

Controversies & Interesting Facts 

  • Shweta Sarmat, Pulkit Sarmat’s ex-wife, accused Yami of breaking her married life.
  • When Abhay Deol stirred controversy and lased out Bollywood celebrities for endorsing fairness cream and thus endorsing racism, Yami stood out in defence of herself on Facebook, wrote, “When we talk about individuality and choice, it’s my life, my decisions… why question my credibility? I am a self-made girl. I will not run my career on somebody else’s decision or ideology. I have my own mind.”
  • Ayushmann Khurrana and Yami Gautam are family friends’ way before they did Vicky Donor together.
  • Yami considers Tyra Banks as her fashion idol.
  • She had aspired to join Indian Administrative Services (IAS) as a young girl, but at the age of 20, Yami decided to start her acting career.
  • She was iTimes’s No. 12 Most Desirable Woman of 2012.
  • Her first commercial ad commercial was for Fair & Lovely, directed by Anurag Basu.
  • Recently she was accused of hurting Assamese and their culture; a video of her got viral where she is seen pushing away a boy who came to be her local fan- Clearing the rumours, she issues her statement that her reaction was just self-defence. It has nothing to do with hurting anyone’s sentiments.

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  • 2012: 5th Boroplus Gold Awards for Rising Film Stars From TV- Vicky Donor
  • 2012: BIG Star Entertainment Awards for Most Entertaining Actor (Film) Debut – Female- Vicky Donor
  • 2013: Zee Cine Awards for Best Debut- Vicky Donor
  • 2013: IIFA Awards for Star Debut of the Year – Female – Vicky Donor

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