Minissha Lamba (born 18 January 1985) is an Indian actress who appears in Bollywood films. She made her debut with Yahaan (2005). Her other notable films include Honeymoon Travels Pvt. Ltd. (2007), Bachna Ae Haseeno (2008), Well Done Abba (2009) and Bheja Fry 2 (2011).
Minisha Lamba was born in a Sikh family to S. Kewal Lamba and Manju Lamba in New Delhi in 1985. She studied at Chettinad Vidyashram School, Chennai for a year. She majored in English (Hons.) from Miranda House University of Delhi.
Minissha was inspired by the bravery of CNN journos as a teenager. Her Career in films was something other people noticed and suggested from a Young age, including the likes of Dr. Farooq Abdullah, the then Chief Minister of J&K.
It was destiny which brought Minissha from Delhi to Mumbai. While Studying for English (Hons.) Degree in Delhi University, she was offered to Model in Prestigious ad campaigns like LG, Sony, Cadbury, Hajmola, Airtel, Sunsilk etc. She was also a Part of the Socially Path-Breaking Femina’s Generation “W” ad. During an ad shoot for Cadbury she was approached by Bollywood director, Shoojit Sircar, who signed her to act in his film Yahaan (2005). She had begun filming for Yahaan while still in Miranda House college, with Due Diligence, Hard-Work and sheer Dedication, She successfully completed both her Graduation and the Filming in the same year!