Saiyami Kher is one of the newest entrants in the tinsel town, who made her acting debut opposite Harshvardhan Kapoor with the film ‘Mirzya’. Though the film bombed at the box office, Saiyami was noticed for her beautiful looks and decent acting chops. Interestingly, the promising actress had started making headlines even before the release of her first Hindi film. When renowned filmmaker, Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra, announced his next big film ‘Mirzya’ and let the world know that he has roped in Saiyami as his heroine, people wanted to know who she was and where did she come from. So, to quench their curiosity, everyone thronged the internet and tried to gleam as much info about the new girl on the block as much possible.
At that point of time, many people did not know that Saiyami Kher is the daughter of Uttara Mhatre Kher, who was Miss India in 1983. She is the grand-daughter of yesteryears actress Usha Kiran and niece of Tanvi Azmi and Shabana Azmi. Before joining Bollywood, Saiyami had already made her acting debut in a South film. Her first Telugu film ‘Rey’ starred Sai Dharam Tej as the male lead and was released in 2015. The film was received well by the audience and opened to decent response at the ticket window. Before taking up acting as her career, Saiyami had been a model for many well-known brands in India. She shot to fame as a Calendar girl before joining films. Currently, the actress has a couple of Hindi films in her kitty, one of them being ‘Lucknow Central’ opposite Farhan Akhtar.
TRIVIA: Before entering the filmdom, Saiyami has done a lot of mediating and has even did an advertisement with Saif Ali Khan for Image eye-wear.