Reema Lamba famous as Mallika Sherawat is a well-known Indian actress and model. She is predominantly working in Hindi language movies. Known for her bold onscreen attitude in movies like Khwahish and Murder, Sherawat has established herself as a bold symbol and as one of the most celebrities in Bollywood.
Mallika Sherawat was born in a Jat family on 24 October 1976 in Moth, Hisar district, Haryana. Mallika’s father is named Mukesh Kumar Lamba, a leading Jat philanthropist and her mother’s name is Santosh Sherawat. Mallika adopted the screen name of “Mallika”, meaning “empress”, to avoid confusion with other actresses named Reema. She has a brother named Vikram Lamba. She was earlier married to Captain Karan Singh Gill, a pilot in 2000 and separated in 2001. Mallika was then in a relationship with Vijay Singh and is currently engaged with Cyrille Auxenfans.
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Mallika Sherawat completed her schooling at Delhi Public School, Mathura Road. She then completes a degree in philosophy from Miranda House, Delhi University. During the beginning days of her career, she claimed to be from a very conservative small-town family, and that she faced several hurdles from them in pursuing her career. However, her family has denied this as a story created by her to give her an aura of a rustic girl who made it big in Bollywood.
Before opening in movies, Mallika appeared in TV commercials with Amitabh Bachchan for BPL and SRK for Santro. She also performed in Nirmal Pandey’s “Maar Dala” and Surjit Bindrakhia’s “Lak Tunoo” music video. She debuted in movies with a small role in Jeena Sirf Merre Liye where she was credited as Reema Lamba. Sherawat brought to notice her presence in the 2003 movie, Khwahish. In the year 2004, she starred in Murder, a movie inspired by Hollywood’s Unfaithful. She was noticed for her bold role.
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Mallika Sherawat acted in The Myth, a Chinese film, co-starring with Jackie Chan in 2005. She performed the character of an Indian girl who saves Chan’s character from a river. Her appearance in the 2006 film Pyaar Ke Side Effects, co-starring Rahul Bose, won her praise from around the industry and the movie did moderately well at the box office.
Her first release in the year 2007 was Mani Ratnam’s Guru, in which she appeared in the song “Mayya Mayya”. She appeared as a guest role in Himesh Reshammiya’s Aap Ka Suroor – The Real Love Story and reportedly charged INR 15 million for a 10-minute face. Her last release of 2007 was Welcome, which did exceptionally well at the box office.
Sherawat’s 2008 releases were Maan Gaye Mughal-e-Azam and Ugly Aur Pagli. Both were unsuccessful at the box office. Her next Bollywood release was Double Dhamaal, which went on to becoming a moderate success at the box office, taking ‘above average’ status at the box office.
Mallika also did some item numbers in movies including Bin Bulaye Baraati (Shalu Ke Thumkey), Thank You (Razia Gundon Mein Phas Gayi), and in Osthe (Kalasala), which is a Tamil movie. In the year 2012, she appeared in an item number in Tezz (Laila).
In 2013, it was stated that Mallika would star in a reality dating show called Bachelorette India – Mere Khayalon ki Mallika. Sherawat starred in a Hollywood movie named Hisss, co-starring Irrfan Khan and directed by Jennifer Lynch in 2009. She starred in another Hollywood movie, Politics of Love, aka Love, Barack, directed by William Dear. She performs the role of Aretha Gupta, a devoted local Obama volunteer coordinator.
In the year 2012 Sherawat featured with American pop star Bruno Mars in his parody video of Salt-N-Pepa Whatta Man for the comedy website Funny or Die. Mallika was featured in a reality television show named The Bachelorette India in 2013, which was adopted from The Bachelorette to find the perfect bachelor for herself.[table id=2310 /]
Facts About Mallika Sherawat
- Does Mallika Sherawat drink alcohol?: Not Known
- Does Mallika smoke?: No
- Before acting, Mallika worked as an air hostess.
- In the movie Khwahish, Mallika did 17 kisses with co-star Himanshu Malik.
- The diamonds that Mallika wore at the 2005 Cannes Film Festival was worth INR 4.5 crores by Orra Diamonds.
- Mallika is a vegetarian.
- On a couple of incidents, Mallika had the opportunity to meet Barack Obama.
- In the year 2011, her brother Vikram Lamba was arrested after he accidentally fired a bullet while brushing his revolver, which injured a person in Mumbai.
Mallika Sherawat says she was fired from films for refusing to get intimate with co-actors offscreen.
The actress has, for some time now, been the talk of the town for her love life with French beau Cyrill Auxenfans, a real estate businessman.
The company refused to give him the car as an ordinary man, which angered her and also divided the company’s credibility.
It is easy to demonize Mallika for saying India is regressive. Through her own actions, she has become a symbol of everything taboo. Of course, her ‘stardom’, if you can call it that, is a consequence. She is what you would call (in)famous and coming from a non-entertainment background, this is probably what she looked at as the shortest route to her two seconds of fame.
47 years old (24 October 1976).