Yami Gautam is a popular young actress from the Indian Hindi film industry. Apart from being a popular actress in Bollywood, Yami Gautam is also a famous model who is seen frequently endorsing several top-end and luxurious products and brands in India.
Besides being renowned as an actress in the Bollywood movies, Yami Gautam has also appeared in movies from other Indian film industries, including the Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam and Punjabi film industries too.
About Yami Gautam
|Real Name||Yami Gautam|
|Date of Birth||28th November 1988|
|Age (as of October 2018)||29 years|
|Place of Birth||Bilaspur (Himachal Pradesh)|
|Education||Degree in Law from Punjab University (Chandigarh)|
|Height||5 ft 3"
(162 cm) approximately
Family & Relationships
|Brother||Ojas Gautam (Younger)|
|Sisters||Surilie Gautam (Younger)
|Net Worth ||INR 43,00,00,000
(USD 6 Million)
|Famous for||Vicky Donor (2012), Total Siyappa, Action Jackson (2014), Badlapur (2015), Sanam Re, Junooniyat (2016), Kaabil, Sarkar-3 (2017), Batti Gul Meter Chalu (2018)|
|First Movie||TV -
Chand Ke Paar Chalo (2009)
Ullasa Utsaha (2009)
Ek Noor (2011)
Vicky Donor (2012)
|Salary (per film)||INR 2,00,00,000
|Favorite Food||Chamba ka Rajma|
|Favorite Actors||Hrithik Roshan, Aamir Khan and Shah Rukh Khan|
|Favorite Actresses||Tyra Banks and Jessica Alba|
|Hobbies||Reading books and doing yoga|
Before making her debut in movies, Yami Gautam began acting in popular TV serials. Next, she debuted in the Kannada, Punjabi, Telugu, then Bollywood and later in the Malayalam and Tamil film industries.
Yami Gautam’s age is around 29 years as Yami Gautam was born on the 28th of November, 1988 in Bilaspur, a small town in Himachal Pradesh before her family shifted to Chandigarh. Yami Gautam’s height is around 5 ft 3 inches (162 cm) while Yami Gautam’s weight is around 50 kg (110 lbs). In her spare time, Yami Gautam loves to read books or do yoga, as part of her hobbies.
Yami Gautam’s father is the popular Bollywood film director, Mukesh Gautam, while Yami Gautam’s mother is Anjali Gautam. Yami Gautam’s younger brother is Ojas Gautam and Yami Gautam’s younger sister is Surilie Gautam, an actress too. Yami Gautam’s boyfriend is popular TV and Bollywood movie actor, Pulkit Samrat.
Talking about her commercial success, Yami Gautam’s salary per film is around INR 2 crores (USD 237,000). Along with her numerous brand endorsement deals, Yami Gautam’s net wort is currently estimated to be around INR 43 crores (USD 6 Million).
As for her success as a talented actress, Yami Gautam is the winner of several popular movie awards and has had numerous award nominations to her name as well.
Yami Gautam’s award-wins began when Yami Gautam won the 5th Boroplus Gold Awards’ Rising Filmstars from TV Award, the BIG Star Entertainment Awards’ Most Entertaining Actor Debut – Female award, the Zee Cine Awards’ Best Female Debut award and the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Awards’ Star Debut of the Year – Female award for her excellent role in her first Bollywood movie ‘Vicky Donor’ (2012).
Besides having won these prestigious awards, Yami Gautam has also had around 11 award nominations to her credit as well.
Interesting Facts About Yami Gautam
- Yami Gautam is a teetotaler and does not smoke or drink alcohol.
- As a child, Yami Gautam was shy and an introvert as well as being a bright student.
- Yami Gautam break as a TV artist was realized after a friend of her father took some picture of her from her mother and showed them to several production houses in Mumbai. Yami Gautam was finally selected by the director of ‘Chaand Ke Paar Chalo’ after she successfully passed the auditions.
- As a student, Yami Gautam’s aim was to become an IAS officer however modeling and acting later changed her career path.
- Yami Gautam and her co-star, Ayushmann Khurana, from her debut movie ‘Vicky Donor’ (2012) were family friends and knew each other even before they met on the sets of the movie.