Her full name is Yami Gautam Dhar, and she was born on 28 November 1988 who has acted in many films in different languages like Malayalam, Tamils, Hindi, and Telugu. She rose to fame when she did an advertisement for glow and Lovely. She began her career in acting television drama. Later she stepped into South Indian Movies, and after that, she also entered into Bollywood. She was born in Bilaspur, Himachal Pradesh. She is 33years old. Her father was Mukesh Gautam and became active in acting from 2008 to the present. Her religion is Hinduism. Mukesh Gautam is a director by his profession and used to direct the film. Yami Gautam's mother's name is Anjali Gautam. She did her graduation with Law Honours and had a dream to become Indian Administrative Officer when she was in her twenties. She loves decoration, interior decoration, reading, and listening to music.
Yami is the wife of Aditya Dhar, and she married on 4 June in a state called Himachal Pradesh. Their marriage was a low-key affair, and all ceremonies were performed under the presence of close relatives. Yami had met Aditya on Uri: The Surgical Strike, where Dhar was directing the film. Uri's film was based on a Terror attack that happened in Army in Uri and its aftermath. Their love for each other hit a new peak during the film's promotions. Yami was impressed with Aditya's humility and goodness. She says that Aditya knows to balance work and family life.
When she was 20 years old, Yami came to Mumbai, just like many others. She started with a Television show called Chaand Ke Paar Chalo and was played a lead role in Rajkumar Aaryyan. Yeh Pyar Na Hoga Kam is a show which was telecasted on the colors channel was well received by the audience. Yami had been part of many shows like Kitchen Champion Season 1 and Meethi Choori No. 1.
Her first film was in Kannada, and it was called Ullasa Utsaha, and she was in the lead role. Her first Hindi film was Vicky Donor, and it was Shoojit Sircar's movie; her co-actor was legendary Actor Ayushmann Khurrana, Dolly Ahluwalia, and Annu Kapoor. Yami had to portray the role of a Bengali woman who came into a relationship with a boy who was from a Punjabi Family. The boy used to donate his sperms to the couple who had some problem. This secret was revealed after the marriage. This movie did exceedingly well at the box office, earning Rs 645Million. Yami was also applauded for her work in the film and had won Best Female Debut at Zee Cine Awards. Her presence was not seen in Bollywood for two years and then reappeared in a film called Action Jackson. His co-star was celebrated actor Ajay Devgn. Yami had been asked to play the role of Ajay Devgn's wife. This film was directed by the well-known director Prabhudeva, and in the same year, she did another film called Total Siyappa, and it featured Kirron Kher, Anupam Kher, and Ali Zafar. Action Jackson did not perform at the box office, and the same goes with Total Siyappa.
Later she did a film featuring Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Varun Dhawan, and the film name was Badlapur. With this film, Yami Gautam's career bounced back. The theme of the story is a man avenges the murder of his wife. It performed superbly at the box office and earned Rs 770 globally. She also did a romantic film called Sanam Re with Pulkit Samara. Junooniyat, which she did, is also based on the same genre and but the fact is both movies did not perform on box office and did not earn much from their release.
She did a thriller film called Kaabil. This movie featured superstar Hrithik Roshan. It was well-received by the audience. Some critics praised the movie. The movie is based on a blind person who tries to take revenge for her blind wife. Her wife was raped. But it earned $28 million dollars globally. Sarkaar 3 also featured Yami Gautam, and it was directed by Ram Gopal Varma. It was made in line with the previous released Sarkaar. Some of the top actors featured in the franchise are Manoj Vajpayee, Amitabh Bachchan, Amit Sadh. She did a movie with Shahid Kapoor, and it was unsuccessful at the box office and not able to collect money. Her film name was Batti Gul Meter Chaalu. It has a star cast like Shraddha Kapoor and Divyendu Sharma.
Yami got huge success from the film called Uri- The Surgical Strike. It is based on military action that the Indian Army took in Pakistan Occupied Kashmir in response to the terror attack in Uri. Yami met Dhar through this project. Her co-star was Vicky Kaushal, and it also featured Paresh Rawal Kirti Kulhari. It collected money Rs 3.36 billion worldwide. She again collaborated with Ayushmann Khurrana and did a film called Bala, which was successful at the box office. She was asked to play the role of Tik Tok Celebrity Pari. Critics liked it very much. Her film Ginny weds Sunny, which has talented Actors like Vikrant Massey. It was released on an OTT platform called Netflix, and after that, she did a movie Bhoot Police in which Arjun Kapoor, Jacqueline Fernandez, and Saif Ali Khan were featured.
Yami has supported many brands, and these brands have played a crucial role in the upliftment of Yami's career. Some of the brands she supported include Revlon, Samsung Mobile, Chevrolet, Glow and Lovely, and cornetto.
Yami's list of film
Yami's Television show list
Nominations and Awards
Yami was severely trolled for the endorsements for the fairness cream. She said she did not know how to respond to it, and she is asked to speak on the issue by the journalist. There was also controversy related to Yami's relationship with the Pulkit Samrat. Media reports suggested they were in a relationship. This fake news is believed to be Pulkit Samrat's broken marriage. Samrat ended his marriage with his wife, Shweta Rohira. Yami has worked with Pulkit Samrat in the movie called Sanam Re. Samrat was compelled to remove from Twitter as this issue was popping up on social media. Her wife even called Yami; A home breaker. Yami was alleged for dishonoring Assamese culture. This issue came into the picture when a fan came tried to welcome her with a traditional scarf, and Yami's team pushed the man back.
A Quick Summary of Yami Gautam
A quick glance at the personal info
Marriage date: 3 June 2021
Age: 33 Years
Husband: Aditya Dhar
Summary of her Journey
Popular for: Featured in fair a fair and Lovely TV advertisement
Weight: 50 kg
Height: 165 cm
Hair Colour: Black
Eye Colour: Brown
Figure Measurements: 33-25-33
Vicky Donor (2012) as Ashima Roy
Telugu Film Industry
Film Name: Nuvila (Character name -Archana)
Kannada Film Industry
Film Name: Ullasa Utsaha (Character Mahalakshmi)
Malayalam Film Industry
Movie name: Hero (Character name: Gauri Menon)
Date of Birth: 28 November 1998 (Monday)
Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius
School: Yadvindra Public School, Chandigarh
University/ College: Panjab University, Chandigarh
Educational Qualifications: Law Degree (Hons) - Dropout. Later she continued her graduation in 2019 from Mumbai.
Ethnicity: Half Pahari and Half- Punjabi
Her mother is a Pahari, and her father is a Punjabi
Food Habit: Vegetarian
Martial Status: Married
Boyfriends/Affairs: Pulkit Samrat (Actor)
Marriage Date: 4 June 2021
Favorite things of Yami Gautam
Actors: Hrithik Roshan, Aamir Khan, Shahrukh Khan.
Actress: Madhuri Dixit, Jessica Alba, Tyra Banks
Food: Pizza, Chamba ke Razma
Movies: Titanic (1997)
Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge (1995)
Perfume: Ever Dior and Forever
Film Directors: Neeraj Pandey, Sriram Raghavan, Shoojit Sircar, Imtiaz Ali, Raju Hirani
Fashion Designer: Masaba Gupta, Rocky Star, Sabyasachi Mukherjee
Favorite Holiday Destination: Ladakh
Car Collection: Audi A4.
Less Known Facts
Does she smoke?
Does she consume Alcohol?