Riya Vij is a 17-year-old actress from Delhi. She was born on 14th December 1998 in a Punjabi family. Her parents are Sandeep Vij, who is an entrepreneur, and her mother is Kavita Vij, a homemaker. She is doing her schooling in Sanskriti school.
Her hobbies are playing piano and painting. She made her Bollywood debut in a movie named ‘
Gippi’ in 2013. She acted in the role of
Gurpreet Kaur (Gippy). She was 14 when she made her Bollywood Debut. At first, She was not interested in acting this movie. She went to audition along with her friend who was very much interested in working for this film.
She auditioned along with her friend who forced her to do. But, she got the offer to act in the movie. For some time, it also tested their friendship. She was one out of 30000 people who gave auditions for acting in Gippi. Gippi is a beautiful film in which a teenager gets bullied by her classmates because of her overweight.
The film is all about the obese students’ problems in their schools. Director Sonam Nair made his debutant with this film and presented the movie beautifully to audiences. Riya acted very nicely in this movie and done justification for her character. After this movie, she acted in Salman Khans blockbuster ‘
She played the role of Bubbles in Kick movie. In an interview, she tells that she wants to act in Ranbir Kapoor's film. She likes
Deepika Padukone and
Parineeti Chopra. She taught that acting in Bollywood will be like a cake walk, but later realized that it is not at all easy. She opines that girls should not concentrate on Size0, and they should be themselves. Parents also should not embarrass their kids before everyone.