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Biography for Amrita Rao

Amrita Rao

Birthdate: 17 June 1981

Birth Place: Chitrapur, Karnataka, India.

Height in feet: 5 Feet 5 Inches

Eye Color: Black

Sun Sign: Gemini

Occupation: Model, Bollywood Actress

Marital Status: Single

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Amrita was born on 7th Jun 1981, in Chitrapur, Karnataka, India. She is a Bollywood Actress and Model. She speaks very well Konkani language she is also well versed in Marathi, English and Hindi. She comes from a Hindu family.she wanted to graduate in psychology.Amrita Rao was born in a conservative Saraswat Brahmin family.


Amrita Rao done her schooling from Canossa Convent Girls School High School in Mumbai, and later pursued degree in psychology from Sophia College in Mumbai.

Family Background

Her father owns an advertising agency in Mumbai. Her younger sister Preetika Rao, is a model and film journalist.

Acting Career

Amrita Rao started her career in showbiz industry as a model and then graduated to acting in films. Her first assignment was for the "Fairever face cream". Since then Amrita Rao has appeared in more than thirty five advertisements.

She was noticed by the film director Raj Kanwar in Cadbury's Perk advertisement and signed her for his movie "Ab Ke Baras" in year 2002, did not do well at the Box Office but she was admired and appreciated for her performance. Her second film "Ishk Vishk " in year 2003, was a super hit.


1. Filmfare Best Female Debut Award in 2003 for for Ishk Vishk.
2. Nominated in Filmfare Best Supporting Actress Award in 2004 for Main Hoon Na.
3. Nominated in Winner Stardust Best Actress Award in 2008 for Welcome to Sajjanpur.


Year Released Movie Role Category
2002 Ab Ke Baras Anjali Thapar Bollywood
2002 The Legend of Bhagat Singh Mannewali Bollywood
2003 Ishq Vishk Payal Mehra Bollywood
2004 Masti Aanchal Mehta Bollywood
2004 Main Hoon Na Sanjana Bollywood
2004 Deewaar Radhika Bollywood
2005 Vaah! Life Ho Toh Aisi! Priya Bollywood
2005 Shikhar Madhavi Bollywood
2006 Pyare Mohan Piya Bollywood
2006 Vivah Poonam Bollywood
2008 My Name is Anthony Gonsalves Riya Bollywood
2008 Shaurya Neerja Rathod Bollywood
2008 Welcome to Sajjanpur Kamala Bollywood
2009 Victory Nandini Bollywood
2009 Short Kut: The Con is On Mansi Bollywood
2013 Jolly LLB Sandhya Bollywood
2013 Singh Saab the Great Shikha Chaturvedi Bollywood
2013 Satyagraha Sumitra Bollywood


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