Amrita Rao was born in the Rao family on June 7, 1981 in Mumbai, She speaks Konkani. She comes from a well to do Hindu family. Her dad owns an Advertising Agency. Amrita did not want to purse any career with Bollywood as she wanted to graduate in psychology, which she eventually did.
Amrita Rao Profile
She made her acting debut with film Ab Ke Baras in the year 2002 but rose to fame with her film Ishq Vishk (2003) against Shahid Kapoor and was nominated for the Filmfare Best Female Debut Award for her role. She earned fame for her roles in films like Masti (2004), Main Hoon Na (2004), Vivah (2006).
She made her Telugu movie debut with Superstar Mohan Babu in super hit film Athidhi in the year 2007. She got critical acclaim for her role in 2008 movie Welcome to Sajjanpur. Her recent movies was Jolly LLB (2013) & Satyagraha (2013)