An Indian model and actress, Lin was born in Manipur and resides in Imphal. She auditioned for the role of Mary Kom Click to look into! >> Read More... , in the biopic based on the famed Manipuri boxer. Although Priyanka Chopra got the lead role in the film, Lin managed to get to play the role of the boxer's friend in the movie. Unlike Priyanka, she did no prosthetic make-up for the role, and her background in archery helped her for the role. She graduated from Sophia College in Mumbai and began her journey in Bollywood. She worked in Rangbaaz, which is Naseeruddin Shah's theater group.

She also went to New York Click to look into! >> Read More... to study acting at the Adler Studio of Acting. She walked the ramp for several mainstream fashion designers like Tarun Tahiliani.

She has also been featured on the calendar of Kingfisher and has been a model with Elite. She had her first feel of Bollywood when she got a small role to play in Shah Rukh Khan's Om Shanti Om Click to look into! >> Read More... . She realizes that since she wouldn’t be considered suitable for Indian roles, she marks herself as foreign whenever she goes for auditions. She has appeared in several commercials for the Malaysian and Indonesian markets.

Divya Menon Hindi Actress

Divya Menon

This upcoming diva is almost 26-years-old. She has finished her fashion designing course at NIFT, Kolkata. She joined Sabyasachi Mukherjee after her course as an assistant designer. She even used to do modelling for him sometimes. Her first debut movie in the industry was " Detective Byomkesh Bakshy". She was offered the movie by director-producer Dibakar Banerjee through Sabyasachi Mukherjee. When she walked in for the interview, she had negative thoughts about the results and thought that she lost the role, but she was soon shortlisted and selected to play the role of Satyavati, wife of Byomkesh Bakshi. Her co-actors in the movie were Sushant Singh Rajput, Anand Tiwari and Swastika Mukherjee. The movie was based on fictional detective Byomkesh Bakshi created by Sharadindu Bandyopadhyay. The movie did well at the box office and earned four stars. Diya confessed in an interview that she was very scared and nervous in front of the camera as it was her first time. She compared acting to modelling and said that modelling doesn't want you to express yourself as acting demands in front of the camera. She said the director never judged her acting during the shooting so even she never judged herself and left the decision to the audience. She said she is not a model by her profession. She used to model for some of Sabyasachi Mukherjee's works because he thought that she can do well as a model. She feels blessed to debut in the industry under the two top most banners, Yash Raj Films and Dibakar Banerjee Productions. She is waiting for the upcoming projects and willing to do even better in each of them.

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Malika Haydon

Malika Haydon is a new Bollywood actress and model. She is born in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India. She was born to Venkat (a Malayali) and Anna Haydon (an Australian). Her father is a life coach and mother is a mistress of the house. She has a sister named Lisa Haydon, an Indian supermodel and six other siblings (three sisters and three brothers). Malika is 5 feet 9 inches tall. M Haydon has mostly grown up in Mumbai. Malika can’t speak Hindi but is having a good Australian accent in her English speaking. She is an aspiring Indian actress/ model and an artistic person also. She is not much social but very deep and is like a rock, which helps everyone in their most difficult situation. Malika completed her schooling from an international boarding school and higher studies from Sydney, Australia. She began modeling at the age of 18 and came into the global industry at the age of 19 through Pepsi commercial song during a cricket world cup. She has never thought about coming in Bollywood, but when she got a chance to work in B-town, she accepted it. Malika made her debut in B-town by performing an item song “I’ll do the talking tonight” and “Pyar ki pungi” in the movie ‘Agent Vinod’. This was a good start in her career of B-town. In 2012, she came as a calendar girl in the Kingfisher calendar. Through this, she gave a boom to her modeling career. Malika is DJ by profession and also one of her sisters. She is producing her unique music in the name ‘The Elektrovertz’ and also currently working with various clubs. She has also known for being a showstopper for several fashion shows and has worked with many famous designers like Rohit Bal.   Another Version Bio...   Malika Haydon was born on October 19, 1988, in Chennai, India. She is 28 years old. She is a model and actress by profession. Her father is Indian, but her mother is of Australian decent. By profession, her father is a life coach while her mother is a housewife. Actress and model, Lisa Haydon is her sibling. All in all, they are seven siblings, four of them being sisters and three of them being brothers. Her father’s name is Venkat, and her mother’s name is Bernadette Maria. She used to live firstly, in Australia, then she shifted to the United States and then in the year 2007, she came back to India to pursue her career in modeling and acting. Now a days, the whole family, including Lisa Haydon, lives together except one of their brother, who works as a chef in Australia. Two of her sisters run a ballet school. She was born in Chennai and brought up in Mumbai. When she was half a year old, her parents decided to shift their base to Australia and lived there for some time, but returned to India. But Malika stayed at Australia until the age of 12. As she used to live in Australia, most of her schooling is done from an International Boarding School. Then to complete her higher studies, she went to Sydney. After completing her studies, she took up the job of Accountancy. As she has spent most of the time in Australia, she does not know how to speak Hindi. When she came back to India, she decided to do something in the showbiz Industry. She started doing modeling and shooting ad films and commercials. At the age of 19, for the first time, she appeared on camera by starring in a Pepsi commercial while the cricket word-cup was going on. She has not got a very big break till now but, she has done dance numbers and item numbers in Bollywood movies. Her debut in Bollywood was through an item number ‘I’ll do the talking tonight’, she did another song for the movie named Agent Vinod, starring famous actors like Kareena Kapoor Khan and Saif Ali Khan, and the name of the song was ’Pyar Ki Pungi’. Right now she is working as a DJ with her partner named Nina Shah. The duo is producing their music under the name label ‘The Elecktrovertz’. She has also been associated with popular designers like Rohit Bal and has appeared as a showstopper in various fashion shows.

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Malika Haydon Hindi Actress