Yami Gautam is an Indian actress who primarily works in Hindi Cinema. She has appeared in several Indian television commercials and soap operas before making her entry into films with a Kannada film titled ‘Ullasa Utsaha’ in 2010. Yami made her Bollywood debut with Shoojit Sircar’s romantic comedy ‘Vicky Donor’. Thereafter, she has appeared in several Hindi and South Indian films including ‘Nuvvila’, ‘Hero’, ‘Gouravam’, ‘Action Jackson’ and ‘Badlapur’
Gautam made her film debut in the Kannada film Ullasa Utsaha. Though the film failed at the box office, Gautam received positive reviews for her performance.
Gautam later made her Bollywood debut with Vicky Donor, in which she starred opposite Ayushmann Khurrana. She played the role of the Bengali girl Ashima Roy, a girl who falls in love with a Punjabi boy with a past. Despite its small budget, the movie became a major commercial success and received critical appreciation.