Mallika Sherawat is one of the hottest and most outspoken actresses in the Indian film industry, who has also been a part of several international projects. This sultry seductress has a sexy figure and bold attitude, which have helped her catch the fancies of Indian as well as international audience.
Net Worth: $ 145 million
Income Sources: Mallika has amasses this huge net worth by working in Bollywood and Hollywood movies. She is one of the most sought after and famous item girls in the industry today and is well known for adding a whole new dimension to any movie by doing just a single item number in it. She also done some modeling assignments including television commercials of BPL and Santro with Amitabh Bachchan and Shahrukh Khan respectively, besides featuring in a few music videos.
Born: 24th October, 1976 (38 years old)
Real Name: Reema Lamba
Marital Status: Divorced
Height/Weight: 5 feet 6 inches
Mallika Sherawat was born as Reema Lamba in a conservative Jat family in a small village called Moth in Hisar district of Haryana. Her schooling was done from DPS Mathura Road, while she joined Miranda House in Delhi for completing her college education. She had to overcome the objections of her conservative family before making an entry into modeling and film industry, for which she even had to obtain divorce from her husband.
Mallika Sherawat’s Bollywood debut came with a small supporting role in a movie called “Jeena Sirf Mere Liye”, which had Kareena Kapoor in the lead role. Mallika did the movie with the name of Reema Lamba, but she came into the limelight with a film called “Khwahish”, which was famous for having the largest number of kissing scenes in the industry till date. Next came, “Murder”, a thriller movie which again presented Mallika in her hot and seductive avatar. It was a huge hit and fetched Mallika several offers for Hindi and Hollywood films, including “The Myth”, with super star Jackie Chan. She bagged films like “Pyaar ke Side Effects” and “Welcome”, besides doing popular item songs in “Guru” and “Aap ke Suroor”. She has recently been seen in an outstanding performance in a movie called “Dirty Politics”, in which she has played the controversial character of Bhawari Devi. She is a well known face in Hollywood and has been honored with several awards there too, bringing pride to the country.
House and Cars
Mallika has come a long way from being a small town girl to one of the richest celebrities in the country. Today, she owns a beautiful house in Andheri area of Mumbai, in addition to another one in Kovalam, Kerala, which serves as a luxurious getaway for her. It is alos heard that she owns a plush apartment in Beverley Hills, USA, which is equipped with amenities like a scenic view of the city, a private swimming pool and a private elevator. She also has a great collection of luxury cars, to which she desires to add a Rolls Royce very soon.