Yami Gautam is an Indian film actress and model who predominantly appears in Hindi films. She has also appeared in a few Kannada, Telugu, Punjabi, Malayalam and Tamil films. In addition to acting, she is a prominent celebrity endorser for brands and products.In 2012, Gautam made her Bollywood debut with the film Vicky Donor. Upon release, the film was a critical and commercial success, and Gautam gained positive reviews and several nominations for her performance.Her following projects included the films Action Jackson , Badlapur , Sanam Re and Kaabil .Early life and backgroundYami Gautam was born in a Brahman family in Bilaspur, Himachal Pradesh and was brought up in Chandigarh. Her father Mukesh Gautam is a Punjabi film director. Her mother is Anjali Gautam. Yami has a younger sister Surilie Gautam, who made her big screen debut with the Punjabi film Power Cut.