Yami Gautam was born on November 28, 1988, in Himachal Pradesh, India. Her father, Mukesh Gautam, is a director, and her mother, Anjali Gautam, is a housewife. Yami has a younger brother Ojas Gautam and her younger sister Surilie Gautam is also an actress.
She did her regular schooling and later entered college to pursue a graduate degree in law honors. She had aspired to join Indian Administrative Services (IAS) as a young girl. However, at the age of 20, Gautam decided to start her acting career. Though she was pursuing studies in Law Honors (first-year PU Student of law), she left full-time reviews for acting.
Yami is blessed with a height of 5 ft 3 inches (1.62m). He is 32 years old( (2020). Gautam has brown eyes with black hair. Her zodiac sign is Sagittarius.
She is interested in interior decoration, listening to music, and also fond of reading.
Career and Achievement
Yami made her debut on a big screen from Kandaga movie in 2009. Her Bollywood debut was in 2012 from the movie Vicky Donor. The film was a blockbuster of that year. After two year gap, Yami appeared in two movies in the year 2014. Firstly, she did Total Siyappa and Action Jackson. However, both of them under-performed in the box-office.
In 2015, her film Badlapur became a hit, and her work was praised a lot. Then, in 2016, her romantic film Sanam Re!, alongside Pulkit Sharma, was a blockbuster.
The following year, Yami shared her screen with Hrithik Roshan in a blockbuster movie Kaabil. Also, she appeared in political thriller Sarkar 3, alongside Amitabh Bachchan. However, the film was a failure.
Gautam’s greatest success came in 2019 when she appeared in Aditya Dhar’s military action thriller film Uri: The Surgical Strike. She reunited with Ayushmann Khurrana in Amar Kaushik’s comedy-drama Bala, a satire on physical attractiveness. The movie was released and emerged as a commercial success, and critics praised the performance of Yami Gautam as Pari.
Her brand endorsements include Glow & Lovely, Cornetto, Samsung Mobile, Chevrolet, among others.
Yami has won awards for the best debutant actress and best actress for her different works.
Assets and Income
Income: 3 crores per films (INR)
Net worth: $ 6 Million
Relationship status: Unmarried
Pulkit Sharma (Actor)
Foods: Chamba Ka Rajma
Director: Sanjaya Leela Bhansali, also Ram Gopal Verma
Actor: Amir Khan Shahrukh Khan, also Hrithik Roshan
Actress: Jessica Alba
Film: Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge
Colour: white, black, too white
Sports: Cricket, Football
Destination: New York, London