Mallika SherawatPublished: January 24, 2015
Mallika Sherawat is an Indian actress and a former model. Known for her bold onscreen attitude in such films as Khwahish (2003) and Murder (2004) Sherawat has been frequently featured in the media as a sex symbol. She then appeared in successful romantic comedy Pyaar Ke Side Effects (2006) which won her much critical acclaim. Since then, she has appeared in successes like Aap Ka Suroor – The Real Love Story, Welcome (both 2007)- her biggest commercial success so far- and Double Dhamaal (2011). She is one of the few Bollywood stars trying to crossover to Hollywood, with films like Hisss (2010) and Politics of Love (2011).
Her first movie in Tamil Kamal Hasan, Dasavathaaram. Her second film in Tamil, Osti special appearance in song. In 2009, Sherawat starred in a Hollywood film named Hisss, co-starring Irrfan Khan and directed by Jennifer Lynch. Sherawat starred in another Hollywood film, Politics of Love, aka Love, Barack, directed by William Dear. he film is a romantic comedy set during Barack Obama’s campaign for the US Presidency. First look of Love, Barack was unveiled by Sherawat at Cannes 2010.
Sherawat won the 2008 Renaissance Artist Award at the 16th Annual Diversity Awards held in California. On 14 August 2009, Sherawat received Honorary Citizenship of Los Angeles in recognition of her career achievements and charitable work.
|Real Name||Reema Lamba|
|Place of Birth||Hisar,Haryana|
|School||Delhi Public School, Mathura Road|
|College||Miranda House, Delhi University|
|Debut movie||Jeena Sirf Merre Liye (Hindi)|
|Parents||Mukesh Kumar Lamba – Sherawat Lamba|
|Spouse||Karan Singh Gill (Divorced)|
|Date of Marriage||2000|
Sherawat appeared in television commercials with Amitabh Bachchan for BPL and Shahrukh Khan for Santro