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Minissha Lamba
Minissha Lamba
(born 25 February 1985)[1]) is an Indian actress who appears in Hindi films.[2] She made her debut with Yahaan
Yahaan
(2005). Her other notable films include Honeymoon Travels Pvt. Ltd.
Honeymoon Travels Pvt. Ltd.
(2007), Bachna Ae Haseeno (2008), Well Done Abba
Well Done Abba
(2009), and Bheja Fry 2
Bheja Fry 2
(2011).[3] In 2014, Lamba became one of the contestants on Bigg Boss 8
Bigg Boss 8
but got evicted later.

Contents

1 Early life 2 Career 3 Music videos 4 Bigg Boss 8 5 Personal life 6 Filmography 7 References 8 External links

Early life[edit] Minisha Lamba was born in a JAT family[4][5]to Kewal Lamba and Manju Lamba in New Delhi
New Delhi
in 1985.Her brother is Aditya Lamba [6] She studied at Chettinad Vidyashram School, Chennai for a year and then shifted to Army Public School, Srinagar where she completed her schooling. She majored in English (Hons.) from Miranda House, University
University
of Delhi.[7][8] Career[edit] While studying for English (Hons.) Degree in Delhi
Delhi
University, she was offered to model in ad campaigns like LG, Sony, Cadbury, Hajmola, Airtel, Sunsilk etc. She was also a part of the Femina's Generation "W" ad.[9] During an ad shoot for Cadbury
Cadbury
she was approached by Bollywood
Bollywood
director, Shoojit Sircar, who signed her to act in his film Yahaan
Yahaan
(2005).[7] She had begun filming for Yahaan
Yahaan
while still in Miranda House
Miranda House
college. She has played supporting and leading roles in films such as Corporate, Rocky: The Rebel, Anthony Kaun Hai, Honeymoon Travels Pvt. Ltd., Anamika,[7] Shaurya
Shaurya
and Dus Kahaniyaan. In 2008, she acted in Bachna Ae Haseeno, her biggest success so far, which was produced by Yash Raj Films. Same year, she was noticed for her role in Sanjay Gadhvi's Kidnap.[10] Her next major role was in the critically acclaimed director Shyam Benegal's film Well Done Abba (2009).[7] "Well Done Abba" was awarded the National Film Award for Best Film on Social Issues for the year 2009 and Minissha's performance as Muskaan Ali was appreciated. In 2014, she participated in the reality TV series Bigg Boss 8, which is the Indian version of Big Brother. Before entering the house, Minissha told the PTI in an interview, “It is a reality show and the audience love when there is more drama but I am not going to be out of character to create drama… that is just not me. At least I am hoping that I will not do that. I don’t know what the situation is going to be like. I don’t know how I am going to react to things inside,” Minissha told PTI before entering the house". She said to Colors "I don’t think any strategy is going to work. One just needs to be his/her own natural self".[11] She got evicted after 6 weeks on 2 November 2014 (Day 42).[12] Her latest role was in Double Di Trouble, alongside Dharmendra, Gippy Grewal, Gurpreet Ghuggi, Kulraj Randhawa, and Poonam Dhillon. Music videos[edit] She has also appeared in the music video for Himesh Reshammiya's song "Tera Surroor" from the album Aap Kaa Surroor, which became very popular. Bigg Boss 8[edit] In September 2014, Lamba entered and participated in the popular Indian reality show Bigg Boss 8
Bigg Boss 8
which aired on Colors. She stayed in the house for six weeks until she got evicted. She opened up about her relationship with Aarya Babbar
Aarya Babbar
who was also in the show saying he told her that we should fake love each other. Aarya then got angry and told Salman Khan
Salman Khan
that this is not true.[13] Personal life[edit] Lamba got married to longtime boyfriend Ryan Tham on 6 July 2015.[14] Tham is the owner of Juhu nightclub, Trilogy and cousin of Pooja Bedi.[14] Filmography[edit]

Feature films

Year Film Role Other notes

2005 Yahaan Adaa Nominated-Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut

2006 Corporate Megha Apte

2006 Rocky: The Rebel Priya

2006 Anthony Kaun Hai Jia R.Sharma

2007 Honeymoon Travels Pvt. Ltd. Zara

2007 Dus Kahaniyaan Priya

2008 Bachna Ae Haseeno Mahi

2008 Kidnap Sonia Raina

2008 Shaurya Kaavya Shastri

2008 Anamika Jia Rao / Jia Sesodia

2010 Well Done Abba Muskaan

2011 Bheja Fry 2 Ranjini

2011 Hum Tum Shabana Shabana

2011 Kontract

Kannada film

2012 Joker News Reporter Extended appearance

2013 Zilla Ghaziabad Fauji's Girlfriend

2013 Heer and Hero Maahi Punjabi film

2013 Black Currency Intelligence Agent

2014 Double Di Trouble Harleen Punjabi film

Television series

Year Show Role

2008 Chhoona Hai Aasmaan Kavya Shastri (Episodic appearance)

2014 Bigg Boss 8 Self/Contestant - Evicted in Day 42 on 2 November 2014

2016 Comedy Nights Bachao (Episode 57) Self

2018 Tenali Rama
Tenali Rama
(Subseries: Vishdhaar Ka Prahaar) Chandrakala (Vish Kanya)

References[edit]

^ " Minissha Lamba
Minissha Lamba
to Skydive on her Birthday". Retrieved 25 August 2013.  ^ "I-have-dated-men-who-were-wrong-for-me-Minissha-Lamba". BCD. Retrieved 4 June 2013.  ^ "Minissha Lamba". BCD. Retrieved 4 June 2013.  ^ https://qz.com/447657/a-tale-of-two-bollywood-weddings/ ^ http://m.indiatoday.in/lite/gallery/happy-birthday-8-unknown-facts-about-birthday-girl-minissha-lamba/1/13919.html ^ http://www.imdb.com/name/nm1999369/ ^ a b c d " Minissha Lamba
Minissha Lamba
dating Andrew Symonds". BCD. Retrieved 4 June 2013.  ^ " Minissha Lamba
Minissha Lamba
upcoming projects". BCD. Retrieved 4 June 2013.  ^ "Minissha's Femina Ad". www.youtube.com.  ^ " Minissha Lamba
Minissha Lamba
turns Sassy from Pretty". www.TheHindu.com.  ^ " Minissha Lamba
Minissha Lamba
on 'Bigg Boss': Won't create drama to get footage". The Indian Express. PTI. 22 September 2014. Retrieved 10 October 2014.  ^ "'Bigg Boss 8': Minissha Lamba
Minissha Lamba
evicted from the house". Retrieved 2 November 2014.  ^ "True or False? Aarya Babbar
Aarya Babbar
Claims He Was in a Relationship With Minissha Lamba
Minissha Lamba
on Bigg Boss 8". Retrieved 12 October 2014.  ^ a b Pacheco, Sunitra (7 July 2015). " Minissha Lamba
Minissha Lamba
marries longtime boyfriend Ryan Tham". The Indian Express. Retrieved 2016-08-16. 

External links[edit]

Minissha Lamba
Minissha Lamba
on IMDb Minissha Lamba
Minissha Lamba
news at DNA India

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WorldCat Identities VIAF: 88308102 LCCN: no2007005500 GND: 138264058

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Bigg Boss 8

Contestants

Sonali Raut Upen Patel Soni Singh Aarya Babbar Diandra Soares Sushant Divgikar Sukirti Kandpal Praneet Bhat Natasa Stankovic Minissha Lamba Deepshikha Puneet Issar Pritam Singh Ali Quli Mirza Renee Dhyani Dimpy Ganguli Nigaar Khan

Runner—up

Karishma Tanna

Winner

Gautam Gulati

Host

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