Minissha Lamba (born 18 January 1985) is an Indian Film actress who appeared in Hindi films. She made her debut with Yahaan (2005). Her other notable films include Honeymoon Travels Pvt. Ltd. (2007), Bachna Ae Haseeno (2008), Well Done Abba (2009), and Bheja Fry 2 (2011).
Minissha Lamba at her birthday bash
|Spouse(s)||Ryan Tham (m. 2015)|
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 of Delhi.
While studying at Delhi University, Lamba began to model for ad campaigns like LG, Sony, Cadbury, Hajmola, Airtel, Sunsilk etc. She was also a part of the Femina's Generation "W" ad. During an ad shoot for Cadbury she was approached by Bollywood director, Shoojit Sircar, who signed her to act in his film Yahaan (2005). She had begun filming for Yahaan while still in Miranda House college. She subsequently began to play supporting and then leading roles in films such as Corporate, Rocky: The Rebel, Anthony Kaun Hai, Honeymoon Travels Pvt. Ltd., Anamika, 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. Her next major role was in the critically acclaimed director Shyam Benegal's film Well Done Abba (2009). "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 Colors TV's Bigg Boss 8. She got evicted after 6 weeks on 2 November 2014 (Day 42). One of her last appearances was a role in Double Di Trouble, alongside Dharmendra, Gippy Grewal, Gurpreet Ghuggi, Kulraj Randhawa, and Poonam Dhillon. 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.
|Rocky: The Rebel||Priya|
|Anthony Kaun Hai||Jia R.Sharma|
|2007||Honeymoon Travels Pvt. Ltd.||Zara|
|2008||Bachna Ae Haseeno||Mahi|
|2010||Well Done Abba||Muskaan|
|2011||Bheja Fry 2||Ranjini|
|Hum Tum Shabana||Shabana|
|2013||Zilla Ghaziabad||Fauji's Girlfriend|
|Heer and Hero||Maahi||Punjabi Film|
|Black Currency||Intelligence Agent|
|2014||Double Di Trouble||Harleen||Punjabi Film|
|2015||Bheja Fry 3||Preetika|
|2008||Chhoona Hai Aasmaan||Kavya Shastri||Supporting role|
|2014||Bigg Boss 8||Contestant||Colors TV||Entered Day 1, Evicted Day 42|
|2016||Comedy Nights Bachao||Guest||Along with Dino Morea|
|2018||Tenali Rama||Chandrakala||SAB TV|
|Internet Wala Love||Mahira||Colors TV|
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- "I-have-dated-men-who-were-wrong-for-me-Minissha-Lamba". BCD. Retrieved 4 June 2013.
- "Minissha Lamba". BCD. Retrieved 4 June 2013.
- "Minissha Lamba dating Andrew Symonds". BCD. Retrieved 4 June 2013.
- "Minissha Lamba upcoming projects". BCD. Retrieved 4 June 2013.
- "Minissha's Femina Ad". www.youtube.com.
- "Minissha Lamba turns Sassy from Pretty". www.TheHindu.com.
- "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 evicted from the house". Retrieved 2 November 2014.
- Pacheco, Sunitra (7 July 2015). "Minissha Lamba marries longtime boyfriend Ryan Tham". The Indian Express. Retrieved 16 August 2016.