Swara Bhaskar is a talented Indian actress who is born to a very elite family. Her mother was a professor of film studies in Jawaharlal Nehru University and her father was a Naval Officer. She was born in April, 1987. She studied in Sardar Patel Vidyalaya. She completed her graduation in English from Delhi University. Later, she did masters from Jawaharlal Nehru University in Sociology. In the early years of her career, she was associated with a theatre group called ‘Act One’ in Delhi. Her first film was ‘Madholal Keep Walking’ in 2009. She was the lead actress in the movie ‘Listen...Amaya’ (2013). She became popular after the release of the film ‘
Tanu Weds Manu’ in 2013 as Kangana Ranaut’s friend ‘Payal’. She received Zee Cine Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role for the films ‘Tanu Weds Manu’ and ‘
Raanjhanaa’. She hosted a TV series called ‘Samvidhaan’ in 2014. She will soon be seen in the movie ‘
Prem Ratan Dhan Payo’ playing the role of Salman Khan’s sister. She acted in the film ‘
Guzaarish’ (2010) as Radhika Talwa and ‘
Aurangzeb’ (2014) as Suman. She is a trained Indian classical dancer. Her teacher is Guru Leela Samson. She also won the Screen Awards for Best Supporting Actress for the film ‘Raanjhanaa’.