Born in the year 1987, Girija Oak has worked in Marathi films as well as in television. She also had a brief stint with Hindi films. Her acting in Shor in the City and Taare Zameen Par gained her recognition. Marathi actor Girish Oak is the father of Girija Oak. Her mother is a pharmacist. Having pursued a business management degree she later got associated with a theater workshop and tested waters in commercials. Girija entered the Marathi film industry with the 2010 flick Manini.

On her personal front, Girija is wedded to producer Suhrud Godbole. This couple is blessed with a boy. When she was 15 Girija entered the silver screen. Goshta Choti Dongraevadhi, Manini, Gulmohar, and Adgule Madgule are some of the Marathi flicks in which Girija had worked. IME Motion Pictures is the production venture of Mr. Suhrud Godbole. It is having its roots both in Mumbai and Pune. Chintoo, Pune 52 and Champions are some of the movies produced by this production house. 

Girija had tried her luck in a Marathi serial and she enacted the role of Manu in the serial Lajja. She became a notable personality by working in this serial. She did the role of a youngster who gets to see the dangerous side of cities. Her onscreen chemistry with Piyush Ranade in the serial was very much appreciated. The show became a roaring success in Zee Marathi television network. She has also worked on a natak called Don Special. She possesses good dancing talent and she worked in Zee Marathi Eka Peksha Ek Apsara Ali during the year 2011. Girija is pursuing MBA through distance education.

Giselli Monteiro

Giselli Monteiro is a Bollywood actress and a Brazilian model. The 2009 flick ‘Love Aaj Kal’ is her silver screen debut. Born on 16th November 1988, Giselli ventured into modeling when she was 17. Giselli had visited several countries such as Germany, Hong Kong, Singapore etc. for her modeling assignments. She tasted success as a model.  In Love Aaj Kal, which was directed by Imtiaz Ali, Giselli enacted the role of a traditional Sikh girl. She acted as the girlfriend of Saif Ali Khan in this film. Everyone was tight-lipped about Giselli’s role in Love Aaj Kal, during the promotions of the flick. She had also worked in ‘Always Kabhi Kabhi’, another Bollywood flick. This was under the production venture of Shahrukh Khan and directed by Roshan Abbas. But the flick bombed at the box office. After this movie she was totally forgotten as an actress. Her work as a model in India is also appreciated. She had done ramp walks for Ritu Kumar, Rohit Bal and others. She is the brand ambassador for PC Jewellers, Movil Mobiles and Wills Lifestyle.  Giselli was nominated at Star Dust Awards, IIFA and Star Screen Awards for her performance in Love Aaj Kal. She was nominated under new comer category. Giselli adorned the covers of Harper’s Bazaar, Maria Clarle, Elle and Femina magazine.   Another version of this bio... Giselle Monteiro (Giselli Monteiro) is a Brazilian model and a Bollywood actress. She was born on 16th November 1988 in Brazil, in the city Espirito Santo. She started her career as a model at the age of 17. For modeling, she went to countries like France, Italy, Hong Kong, Germany, Philippines, Singapore and Thailand. In 2008, she came to India. She was cast for a role of an old-fashioned Punjabi girl by Imtiaz Ali in his film, ‘Love Aaj Kal’. The name of her character was Harleen Kaur; the film starred Saif Ali Khan and Deepika Padukone. With the link of Anaita Shroff Adajania, Giselle approached Imtiaz Ali for the role of Saif Ali Khan’s girlfriend, who was in the second half, name of the character was Jo, but Ali’s wife suggested casting her in Harleen’s part. Later, she acted in the film released in 2011, ‘Always Kabhi Kabhi’. Apart from acting, she is also the Brand Ambassador of Movil Mobiles, PC Jewellers and Wills Lifestyle. She featured for the covers of Harpers Bazaar, ELLE, Femina and Marie Clarie which were of Indian edition. She also walked on the ramp of Rohit Bal, Ranna Gil and Ritu Kumar. She did advertisements for the Fashion retail store Westside in the year 2011. In 2010, she also appeared on Fantastico in Brazil, which was broadcasted by Rede Globo.    

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