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.
Yami Gautam’s Basic Personal Info
|Born||28th November 1988 (34years old)|
|Country||Bilaspur, Himachal Pradesh, India|
|Net Worth||2 million USD|
|Debut Movie||Kannada- Ullasa Utsaha (2009)
Punjabi- Ek Noor (2011)
Bollywood- Vicky Donor (2012)
|Debut TV||Chand Ke Paar Chalo (2008)|
|Salary||1-2 crores/per film (INR)|
|College||Degree in Law from Punjab University, Chandigarh|
|Father||Mukesh Gautam (Punjabi film director)|
|Sibling||Surilie Gautam (Younger, Film actress)
Ojas Gautam (Younger)
|Boyfriend Dated||Pulkit Samrat|
|– in cms||162 cm|
|-in meters||1.62 m|
|-in feet inches||5’31/2”|
|-in KG||50 kg|
|-in Pounds||110 lbs|
|– Waist||25 inches|
|– Biceps/Hips||33 inches|
|Shoe Size||8 US|
|Favourite Food||Chamba ka Rajma|
|Favourite Film||Dilwale Dulhaniya Le jayenge|
|Favourite Destination||London, New York|
|Favourite Color||Black, Red and White|
|Favourite Actor||Aamir Khan, Shah Rukh Khan and Hrithik Roshan|
|Favourite Actress||Jessica Alba and Tyra Banks|
|Favourite Fashion||Rocky S, Sabyasachi and Masaba|
Hobbies, Likes & Dislikes
|Hobbies||Reading, interior decoration and listening to music|
|Cars Collection||Audi A4|
- 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.
- 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
|Phone Number||Not Share Publicly|
|Mobile Number||Not Share Publicly|
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