Ayesha Takia (born April 10, 1986) is an Indian actress who mainly appears in Bollywood films. Her maternal grandmother isEnglish.She made her debut in the movie “Tarzaan – The Wonder Car” as a lead role. The Movie didn’t do wonders but surely made Ayesha popular, she had also made her entry in telugu movies. Prior to films she could be seen in various ads and music videos, a popular music video of her is “Shake it Daddy’.
Ayesha had never let her lack of speaking Hindi fluently come in her way. A go-getter, she is no stranger to the silver screen and has faced cameras even at the tender age of 4. Her continuity was what got her noticed and the makers of 'Socha Na Tha' approached her in 2004 to play the lead role opposite Dharmendra's nephew Abhay Deol which she accepted.She also signed up for another film 'Tarzaan The Wonder Car' which proved to be her debut in Bollywood, as the release of 'Socha Na Tha' was delayed.With 'Tarzaan The Wonder Car' Ayesha quickly made her mark in Bollywood and not only was noticed but also received an Award - The Best Filmfare Debut.Thereafter her films have done poorly at the Box Office, although she scored highly with teenaged audience in India and abroad, especially with her performance in 'Dil Maange More' and 'Shaadi No. 1'.