Amrita Rao Profile

Height : 5ft 5in - 165cm
Weight : 45 kg
Figure : 34:27:34
Bra Size : 34B
Complexion : Fair
Body Type : Average
Eyes : Black
Education : Graduate
Birthday : 07-06-1981
Age : 32 yrs
Relationship : Single
Zodiac Sign : Gemini
Hair Color : Black
Hair Pattern : Normal
Profession : Model, Actress
Religion : Hindu

Industry : Bollywood
Hometown : Chitrapur, India
Current Location : Mumbai, India
Languages : English, Hindi, Marathi & Konkani

About Amrita :Amrita was born in the Rao family on June 7, 1981 in Mumbai, She speaks Konkani. She comes from a well to do Hindu family. She has also got a sister called Preetika Rao who is a model turned South Indian actress. Her dad owns an Advertising Agency.

Amrita did not want to purse any career with Bollywood as she wanted to graduate in psychology, which she eventually did.

Work Experience :Amrita has modeled for approximately 35 advertisements. Her first assignment was for Fairever Face Cream. Amongst other assignments that got her noticed were Hindustan Lever's 'Close-up' Cadbury's Perk, & Nestle Bru Coffee.

Amrita made her acting debut in Ab Ke Baras (2002) alongside Arya Babbar. She went on to star with Shahid Kapoor in Ishq Vishk (2003) and became an overnight star after the success that film for her portrayal of Payal. She followed this up in 2004 with Masti, Main Hoon Na with Shahrukh Khan and Zayed Khan, and Deewaar. The year 2005 saw her performing as Priya in Vaah! Life Ho Toh Aisi! and Madhvi in Shikhar. In 2006, she starred in Pyare Mohan alongside Vivek Oberoi, and Sooraj R. Barjatya's blockbuster Vivah opposite Shahid Kapoor.

Her first part in 2007 was a special appearance for the song "Heyy Babyy" in the eponymous film, Heyy Babyy. She then made her debut in the Telugu film industry with Athidhi opposite Mahesh Babu.

Amrita's movies in 2008 include My Name Is Anthony Gonsalves with Nikhil Dwivedi and Welcome to Sajjanpur with Shreyas Talpade. The following year, she portrayed Nandini in Victory and Mansi in Shortkut opposite Arshad Warsi.

Her only release in 2011 was Love U...Mr. Kalakaar!, in which she played Ritu, the main role, alongside Tusshar Kapoor. She acted in Hook Yaa Crook, which is awaiting release. Amrita Rao is currently working in two films which will be released in 2013.

Awards :- Winner: Stardust Award for Best Actress (2009)
Movie: Welcome To Sajjanpur

- Winner: Filmfare Award for Best Female Debutante (2003)
Movie: Ishq Vishk

- Nominated: Screen Award for Best Actress (2007)
Movie: Vivah

- Nominated: Filmfare Award for Best Actress In Supporting Role (2004)
Movie: Main Hoon Na

- Nominated: Award for Most Promising Newcomer - Female (2003)
Movie: Ab Ke Baras