Bollywood actress Yami Gautam turns 29 today. The actress who was born on November 28, 1988 is famous for her attractive looks and dramatic performances. The actress just eight films old in Bollywood, but she has definitely made her mark in the industry.
Well, On the occasion of her birthday, here are some untold facts of Yami Gautam which you have never heard!
1. Wanted to become an IAS officer
Yami did her regular schooling, and later entered college to pursue a graduate degree in law honours. She had aspired to join Indian Administrative Services (IAS) as a young girl. But the destiny had other plans.
2. Yami is half Pahari and half Punjabi
Yami was born to a Punjabi father and a Pahari mother. She loves all the pahari delicacies; ‘Chamba ka Rajma’ being her favourite.
3. She left studies for acting
At the age of 20, Yami left studies to pursue a career in modeling and acting. Though she was pursuing studies in Law Honors (first-year PU Student of law), she left full-time studies for acting. Reports say that she has done her part-time graduation from Mumbai.
4. Yami is Avid reader
Yami is fond of reading books. She calls herself as a book worm. She takes out time from her busy schedule to read Sparks’ novels.
5. Yami’s father is a film director
Yami Gautam is the daughter of Punjabi film director Mukesh Gautam, who is working as a vice president with PTC Network, a leading Punjabi Channel.
6. Yami has worked in different languages films
Yami Gautam has worked in different language films, including Punjabi, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, Kannada and Hindi.
7. Yami’s sister is a popular face in Punjabi cinema
Yami has a sister Surilie Gautam, who made her big screen debut with the Punjabi film Power Cut. Surilie is a popular face of Punjabi cinema.
8. Yami is fitness enthusiast
Yami is a fitness enthusiast as she maintains her diet and likes to do cardio exercises, power yoga and other physical activities.
9. Yami and Ayushmann Khurrana are family friends
Yami Gautam and Ayushmann Khurrana are family friends. They met and knows each other very well before their film Vicky Donor. Yami said that knowing Ayushmann from past really helped her in the making of the movie.
10. The actress made her TV debut with the show ‘Chand Ke Paar Chalo’
She made her television debut with Chand Ke Paar Chalo, which was followed by Raajkumar Aaryyan. Following this, she played her most notable role in Yeh Pyar Na Hoga Kam, which aired on Colors. Furthermore, she participated in the reality shows Meethi Choori No 1 and Kitchen Champion Season 1.