The bubbly and charming girl Nauheed Cyrusi made her debut in B-town with Padam Kumar's Supari. Before getting her film offers, she was a model appearing in commercials on TV. She became very popular music video with Chira’s Piya Basanti, which was directed by Pradip Sarkar. She was recognized as the Piya Basanti girl and got her first break in Super.
When she was just 14, she went to take part in an audition in Mumbai and got selected for Dhara Oil advertisement. Laer she appeared in Britannia biscuits advertisement too and later migrated to the shooting of the musical video. After this musical video had become hit, she got offers from films. Her prime interest was to face camera often, so moving from modelling to acting was a natural effort.
Since her parents were from the aviation industry, she wanted to be an air-hostess. She was not confident about making a big mark on film. But as offers were coming to her, she had to accept it. It is said that her colleague Veejay Purab Kohli had suggested her name for the film Supari. They both had worked for Zee TV serial Hip Hip Hurray earlier. In Supari, she played a Parsi girl who is in love with
Uday Chopra. She also had a song in the film.
She later was seen in Vikram Bhatt's ‘Inteha’ with
Ashmit Patel [Amisha Patel's younger brother] and Vidya Malavade. It was a horror thriller and had a negative shade. She also appeared in Ahmed Khan’s Lakeer with
Sunny Deol, Sunil Shetty,
John Abraham. She also appeared in
Amitabh Bachchan film Bhootnath. She even acted in a Telugu flick ‘Sakhiya’with
Tarun Kumar. As her films were not doing too well, she appeared in many TV shows.
She appeared in ‘Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi Level 2’ on Colors Channel, which was hosted by
Akshay Kumar. In this show, she could not reach the second runner position and got eliminated as a fourth contestant. Again, she was seen in reality television show -Welcome – Baazi Mehmaan Nawazi Ki – aired on Life OK. This British origin actress was born on October 19, 1982. This actress was last seen in a small role in
Salman Khan film ‘
Jai Ho’ (2014) directed by