Her name ‘Esha’ comes from Sanskrit and is derived from the Upanishads to mean “the divine beloved”.Profile
Date of Birth: 2nd November, 1981.
Address: 17, Jai Hind Society, 12th JVPD Scheme, Mumbai- 400 049
Height: 5′ 6″ (1.68 m)
Education: Masters Degree in Media Arts (Oxford University).
Debut Film: “Koi Mere Dil Se Poochhe”
Film Awards: Filmfare Best Debut Award for “Koi Mere Dil Se Poochhe ”
Star Screen Most Promising Newcomer (Female) Award for “Koi Mere Dil Se Poochhe”
Bollywood Movie Best Debut (female) Award for “Koi Mere Dil Se Poochhe”
Esha Deol is daughter of ‘Dream Girl’ Hema Malini and ‘He Man’ Dharmendra. She has a sister named Aahan. Esha is step sister of Bollywood star Sunny and Bobby Deol. Esha Deol is an accomplished classical dancer and National level Football player.
Esha Deol made her debut with the movie “Koi Mere Dil Se Pooche”. The film was unsuccessful at box office but she went on to win Filmfare Best Debutant Award for her performance. After that a series of unsuccessful films followed. Isha Deol’s first successful film at box office was “Dhoom”. Since then she has given two more hit films “Kaal” and “No Entry”. She was nominated for Filmfare Best Villain (Female) Award for her performance in “Ankahee”. She also featured in Tamil film “Ayitha Ezhuthu” directed by Mani Ratnam. Esha Deol gave rocking performance in the movie “Yuva” opposite Ajay Devgan. Esha Deol is set to star in her mother’s next directorial venture with Rekha and Abhishek Bachchan and also a film in which her mother and she will be starring together for the first time.
Darling, Cash , Just Married , Ankahee , Pyare Mohan , Shaadi No. 1 , Dus , No Entry , Kaal , Main Aisa Hi Hoon , Insan , Dhoom , Yuva , Chura Liya Hai Tumne , Kyaa Dil Ne Kahaa ,Na Tum Jaano Na Hum and Koi Mere Dil Se Pooche.
- Esha is fitness freak and she works out at Barbarian Power Gym owned by Satya, who is brother of Rakhi.
- Though she works in Hindi films, she is not so fluent in Hindi.
- As a part of the film “LOC Kargil” cast, Esha received a national award for being a part of the film.
- Esha Deol has done her graduation in “Computer Science” from Oxford University.