Roma Asrani is an Indian model-turned-actress who works mainly in Malayalam-language films. She made her début in the Telugu film Mr. Errababu in 2005. She has acted in Tamil and Kannada films too.
Roma - the new sensation of South Indian films, is basically from North India, but settled in Chennai. Her father Murlidhar runs a wholesale Jewellery Shop in Chennai and mother Madhu is helping him in his business. She started her career as a model during her school days. She has done many Advts in Malayalam & Tamil, such as Kalyan Sarees, Triveni notebook,Sunny Jacob Jewellers, Swadeshi Mermer, Archana Silks etc.
She made her entry into films with the Malayalam movie 'Notebook' became very popular after the success of her debut film. For her performance in 'Notebook' she was awarded Best Newcomer by film critics, Asianet tv, Amrita tv & Kalakeralam. Her second film July 4 (2007) was a flop, but her performance in the movie was appreciated. Her movie Chocolate (2007) with Prithviraj was a big hit, and this movie is definitely a turning point in her career. She has also acted in a Music Album by the band Team Malayalee with popular singer Vineeth Sreenivasan and famous actor Prithviraj for the number 'Minnel Azhake'.
She has also acted in the Telugu movie Dr. Erra babu (2007) & tamil movie Kathale en kathale (2006). And her debut Kannda movie is Aramane (2007) starring Ganesh in the lead. This talented girl seems to have a promising future in the industry.
Asrani was born into a Hindu Sindhi family from Delhi, who later settled in Chennai. Her father Muralidhar and mother Madhu run a wholesale jewelry shop in Chennai.
She made her entry into Malayalam films with the movie Notebook and became very popular after the success of the film. For her performance in Notebook she was adjudged best newcomer by Kerala Film Critics Association, Asianet, Amrita TV and Kalakeralam. Though her second film July 4 (2007) was a flop, her performance in the movie was appreciated. Her movie Chocolate (2007) with Prithviraj was a big hit, and this movie was a turning point in her career. She has also acted in a music album by the band Team Malayalee with popular singer Vineeth Sreenivasan and actor Prithviraj for the number Minnel Azhake.
She has also acted in the Telugu movie Mr. Errababu (2005) and the Tamil movie Kathale En Kathale (2006). She made her Kannada début with Aramane (2007), starring Ganesh in the lead.
Asianet Film Awards
2006 - Asianet Award for Best Female New Face of the Year - Notebook
2008 - Best Star Pair Award, Utharaswayamvaram
2009 - Best Star Pair Award, Minnaminnikoottam, Shakespeare M.A. Malayalam