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Udita Goswami (born 9 February 1984)[1] is an Indian actress who works in Hindi cinema.

Udita Goswami
Udita Goswami at the Success bash of 'Aashiqui 2' at Escobar.jpg
Goswami at the success bash of Aashiqui 2 at Escobar
Born (1984-02-09) 9 February 1984 (age 34)
Dehradun, Uttar Pradesh, India
(now in Uttarakhand, India)
Occupation Actress, Model
Height 1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)
Spouse(s) Mohit Suri (m. 2013)
Children 1

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Early lifeEdit

Goswami was born in Guwahati, Assam[2] to a Garhwali father from Uttrakhand and an Assamese mother. Goswami's grandmother is a Nepalese national[3] who is a sister of former Nepalese Prime Minister Tulsi Giri. She spent most of her childhood in Kathmandu, Nepal later she moved and she completed her education in Dehradun where she studied at Cambrian Hall and D.A.V. Public schools until class 8.[citation needed]

CareerEdit

Goswami kickstarted her career as a model and later moved to expand her portfolio to the Hindi film industry.

"At 16, I walked the ramp in Dehradun for a fashion institute. After that, I shifted to Delhi to pursue my career in modelling, I sent some pictures which were taken at home to an MTV Model Mission contest. I was selected and won. Slowly, I started getting more assignments and did a lot of commercials. I became one of the top models in Delhi. I was the first one to appear on the cover of Elle magazine.", she stated in an interview. [4]

She worked as a model for brands like Pepsi, Titan Watches and debuted in Bollywood opposite John Abraham with Paap, which was also Pooja Bhatt's directorial debut. She later starred in Zeher alongside Emraan Hashmi and Aksar opposite Dino Morea. She also appeared with Upen Patel in Ahmed Khan's music video for the remix of Kya Khoob Lagti Ho.[5]

In 2012, she played the lead role in Diary of a Butterfly directed by Vinodh mukhi which released to unfavorable reviews [6]

Personal lifeEdit

Goswami was in a relationship with Mohit Suri for 9 years before marrying him in 2013, and they have a daughter named 'Devi'.[7]

FilmographyEdit

Year Film Role Other notes
2003 Paap Kaaya Nominated in Zee Cine Awards for Best Female Debut
2005 Zeher Anna Verghese
2006 Aksar Sheena Roy Singh
2006 Dil Diya Hai Pannu Special appearance
2007 Aggar Jhanvi
2009 Kisse Pyaar Karoon Sheetal
2009 Fox Sophia
2009 The Man Delayed
2009 Helloo India
2010 Chase Nupur Chauhan
2010 Apartment Friendly appearance
2010 Rokkk Ahana
2012 Mere Dost Picture Abhi Baki Hai Mohini
2012 Diary of a Butterfly Gul

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ The Hitlist Team (7 February 2011). "Birthday time for Udita Goswami". Mid Day. Retrieved 16 April 2018. 
  2. ^ "'Emraan is like my brother' - Udita Goswami", Bollywood Hungama, 18 September 2007
  3. ^ "'Udita Grandmother is Nepalese' - Udita Goswami", aboututtarakhand.com, 7 March 2014
  4. ^ Rajul Hegde (10 May 2010). "'I don't dress to please others': Udita Goswami". Rediff.com. Retrieved 16 April 2018. 
  5. ^ "Udita and Upen team up", IndiaFM News Bureau, 19 July 2005
  6. ^ TNN (28 April 2016). "Diary of a Butterfly Movie Review". The Times of India. Retrieved 16 April 2018. 
  7. ^ "Mohit Suri, Udita Goswami marry in a private ceremony- Bollywood- Movies News-IBNLive". Ibnlive.in.com. 2013-01-30. Retrieved 2013-02-12. 

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