1980 in Delhi, India), is an Indian actress. She is best known for her role as
Gauri in Lagaan: Once Upon a Time in India. She began her career touring
with the dance group “The Planets” and her first acting role was in
the television soap, Amanat. She then got an acting role in the film Hum
Aapke Dil Mein Rehte Hain (as Kajol’s younger sister) and also in Hu Tu
Tu. This finally led her to her role opposite Aamir Khan in Lagaan: Once
Upon a Time in India where she played a village belle. She was nominated in
this role for the Filmfare best debut actress award.
“Amanat”, which was telecast on Zee TV. She got few hit films to her
credit in Hindi and Telugu including Munnabhai M.B.B.S. and Santosham.
She has starred in Punjabi films such as Lakh Pardesi Hoye. She has also
starred in a Malayalam film Loud Speaker directed by Jayaraj.