Nauheed Cyrusi, who is famous for her lead role in the movie, Lakeer, is going to turn 31 today. She has also worked in films such as Kurbaan, Bhootnath and Anwar. She has also modelled in her early years and is currently running a flower shop in the posh are of South Mumbai.
Nauheed was born in a Parsee Zorastrian family in Mumbai. She studied in JB Vacha School, and graduated from Jai Hind College and Basant Singh Institute of Science, Churchgate, Mumbai. She is currently pursuing M Com from the Mumbai University through correspondence. Initially, she wanted to become an air hostess, but after modelling for three years, she decided that she wanted to become an actress. When she was a school student, she went to an audition and got the part in an advertisement of Dhara Refined Oil. She also did a commercial for EverYuth Orange Peel-Off Skin Vitaliser, which was a craze among girls across the country.
She made her debut in the movie, Supari, opposite Uday Chopra, but the movie bombed. She then played the lead role in Lakeer, starring Sunny Deol, John Abraham, Sunil Shetty and Sohail Khan. She was seen in the movie, Kisaan, also starring Jackie Shroff, Sohail Khan, Arbaaz Khan and Diya Mirza. She played the role of a girl named Titli from a village in Punjab, opposite Sohail Khan.