Actor / Singer Hindi
Aditi Rao Hydari Biography
Born : 28 October 1986
Height: 5' 4″ (1.6 m)
However, her first film to be released in theatres was the Malayalam Prajapathi, with superstar Mammootty. Her role as a devdasi in the film earned her admiration. In 2009, she was liked in her supporting role in Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra's Delhi-6. Aditi Rao Hydari won her first Screen award for her work in Sudhir Mishra's acclaimed film Yeh Saali Zindagi in 2011. She was also nominated for the Producers Guild film awards for her performance in a supporting role in Imtiaz Ali's Rockstar (2011). In the same year she appeared in the Airtel 3G commercial. In 2012, she made her singing debut with Anu Menon's London, Paris, New York opposite Ali Zafar. However, the film did not receive much commercial success.
Hydari delivered a standout performance in Mahesh Bhatt's Murder 3 in 2013 and was nominated for the Big Star Entertainment award. In the same year she appeared as the romantic interest of Akshay Kumar in Anthony D'Souza's Boss which received mixed response at the box office.
The character of Ruhana played by Hydari In Benoy Nambiar's Wazir (2016) earned her much attention from critics. She successfully conveyed the vulnerability of her character opposite Farhan Akhtar even though she had limited lines and had to mostly communicate with expressions. Gayatri Gauri in her review for Firstpost called Hydari's performance a "welcome change from the glamorous heroine we usually see on screen". Hydari next appeared in Abhishek Kapoor's romantic drama Fitoor alongside Tabu, Aditya Roy Kapoor and Katrina Kaif.
Aditi Rao Hydari's upcoming projects include Sudhir Mishra's Aur Devdas and Sanjay Leela Bhansali's Padmavati.