Saiyami Kher is an Indian model and film actress. She will make her debut as a Hindi film actress in the Rakesh Omprakash Mehra directed “Mirziya” opposite actor Anil Kapoor’s son and actress Sonam Kapoor’s brother, Harshwardhan Kapoor. The movie is a contemporary take on a Punjabi folklore called ‘Mirza Sahiban.’
Kher began her career as a model and campaigned for varied brands like Levis, L’Oreal, Pantaloons, and Idee eyewear, etc. The success of her modelling assignments and the subsequent face recognition got her the opportunity of being featured as a Calendar Girl in the well-known and prestigious Kingfisher calendar.
In 2015, the 5’5” beauty made her debut in the Telugu film industry with the movie ‘Rey’ opposite actor Sai Dharam Tej. She was then cast as the main lead in the upcoming movie ‘Mirziya.’ Saiyami has also bagged a good but brief role in director Mani Ratnam’s next Telugu-Tamil untitled bilingual film starring Karthi, Nani, and Nithya Menon.
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- Saiyami was born in 1992 to Adwait Kher, son of actress Usha Kiran, and 1982 Femina Miss India World winner Uttara Mhatre. Actress Saunskruti Kher is her sister. Actresses Shabana Azmi and Tanvi Azmi are her aunts.
- Saiyami’s parents currently live in Nashik, Maharashtra, India, where they own and run 3 restaurants as well as a flourishing furniture business. Her mother was a member of the political party MNS, but she later resigned from it. She is currently involved in charity work.