Nauheed Cyrusi

Nauheed Cyrusi (born 19 October 1982) is an Indian actress, model, and VJ.[1]

Nauheed Cyrusi
Cyrusi in 2014
Cyrusi at the Blackberrys Spring/Summer 2013 collection unveiling
Born (1982-10-19) 19 October 1982 (age 39)
Belfast, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
Years active1999–2015,2021-present

Early lifeEdit

Cyrusi was born into an Indian Parsi Zoroastrian family in Belfast, Northern Ireland.[2]


Nauheed first appeared in an advertisement for Dhara Refined Oil, while she was in school. Subsequently, she went on to appear in advertisements for Head & Shoulders, Britannia Little Hearts Biscuits, and Ayurvedic Concepts (now Himalaya).[1]

She also appeared in several music videos, most notably for the song "Piya Basanti".[3]

She made her debut in 2003 with Padam Kumar's Hindi film, Supari, starring Uday Chopra. Subsequently, Vikram Bhatt chose her for Inteha opposite Ashmit Patel. She then appeared in youth-oriented tele-series Hip Hip Hurray.[1] In 2004, Cyrusi starred in the Telugu film Sakhiya with Tarun Kumar.

She attended the India Fashion Week and the Allen Solly Fashion Show, along with fellow actress Koel Purie. In 2007, she appeared in Life Mein Kabhie Kabhiee , ADA...A Way of Life, and Anwar, which was directed by Manish Jha.and also lakeer.

She had roles in Kisaan and Kurbaan in 2009 and Kuch Spice To Make It Meetha in 2012 with Purab Kohli and Kavish Mishra (Composer).

Personal lifeEdit

She married Rustom Contractor on 5 January 2017[4]


Year Album Other Notes
2000 Piya Basanti Features along with Donovan Wodehouse and Sung by Sultan Khan, K. S. Chithra
1999 Chahat Teri Chahat Mein Video Song Harry Anand, features along with Aarti Chabria


Year Film Role Language
2003 Supari Dilnawaaz 'Dillu' Hindi
Inteha Tina Saxena Hindi
2004 Lakeer Bindiya Hindi
Sakhiya Chandana Telugu
2006 Holiday Samara Hindi
Rockin' Meera Meera English
2007 Anwar Mehru Hindi
Life Mein Kabhie Kabhiee Monica Seth Hindi
Aggar Ritu Hindi
2008 Sirf Shalu Hindi
Bhootnath Tina Hindi
Rafoo Chakkar: Fun on the Run Juli Vipun Patel Hindi
2009 42 km Divya Hindi
Aasma: The Sky Is the Limit Dia Hindi
Love Ka Tadka Hindi
Meeting Se Meeting Tak Hindi
Betchalor Party Tanu Hindi
Kisaan Titli Kaur Hindi
Main Aurr Mrs Khanna Neena Hindi
Kurbaan Salma Hindi
2010 Ada... A Way of Life Gul Hindi
2012 Shirin Farhad Ki Toh Nikal Padi Anahita Hindi
Kuch Spice To Make It Meetha Tarana Hindi
2014 Jai Ho Simran Choudhry Hindi
2015 Jaan Ki Baazi Hindi Post-production


Year Title Role
2013 Welcome - Baazi Mehmaan-Nawaazi Ki Herself
2009 Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi (season 2) Herself
2000 Just Mohabbat Guest appearance
1999 Hip Hip Hurray Meera
2021 Dev DD 2 Aditi
2021 Bombay Begums Piya


  1. ^ a b c Monika Baldwa, "'My idols are Kajol and Madhuri'" (June 05, 2003).
  2. ^ "Amyra Dastur to Farhan Akhtar: Prominent Parsis in Bollywood". News18. 15 May 2014. Retrieved 10 October 2019.
  3. ^ Sharma, Saubhagya (5 October 2019). "Remember Piya Basanti girl Nauheed Cyrusi? The actress hasn't aged at all and these photos are proof!". Timesnow news. Retrieved 10 October 2019.
  4. ^ "Popular VJ and Hip Hip Hurray actress Nauheed Cyrusi ties the knot". The Times of India. 6 January 2017. Retrieved 10 October 2019.

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