Information about Hansika Motwani
August 09, 1991 (age 15) Mumbai, India
Koi... Mil Gaya (2003)Jaago (2004)Hum Kaun Hai? (2004)
Hansika was supposed to make her cinematic debut as a child artiste in a film entitled Yahoo which also starred Juhi Chawla and Govinda, an offer she received from Chawla who recommended her to the director after noticing her acting capabilities. Unfortunately, the film was severely delayed and was shelved, permanently. Thanks again to Juhi, Hansika went on to do a Hyundai Santro ad with Shahrukh Khan. Soon after this, Hansika was bagged with offers, notedly from prominent Indian filmmaker Rakesh Roshan for a brief role in Koi... Mil Gaya, which also starred Hrithik Roshan and Preity Zinta .
She has also done several ad films for brands like Samsung Electronics, Bournvita and Pepsi and has said that she "loves doing ad films" .
Haniska Motwani and Allu Arjun as featured in the film
Prior to this, Hansika also acted in many Hindi soap operas like Ekta Kapoor's Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi, a popular kids show of star plus namely Shakalaka Boom Boom , Sony TV's Hum 2 Hain Na, Des Mein Nikla Hoga Chand and Zee TV's Tum Bin, to name a few. She got her first big break after acting in Mehul Kumar's Jaago. The film, based on true events, told the story of a 10-year-old mentally challenged girl, who was raped on a local train on August 14, 2002. Though the film did not do so well at the box-office, it gained Hansika good reviews from all centres . She has also done films like Hawa and Escape from Taliban, which unfortunately, bombed at the box office .
Hansika later went on to do the Amitabh Bachchan starrer, Hum Kaun Hai?, a remake of the Hollywood film, The Others. She played Sara, the daughter of Dimple Kapadia character in the film who suffers from extreme photosensitivity. She also played a role in Dheeraj Kumar's Aabra Ka Dabra.
She also took part in Celebrity Fame Gurukul, a singing competition among some other celebrities for charity. Though she was not a very good singer, Hansika noted that she accepted to be a part of the show because she wanted to do something for the children of Make-A-Wish Foundation .
Hansika made her debut as a heroine in Puri Jagannadh's Telugu film, Desamuduru opposite Allu Arjun. The film is about a crime reporter who falls in love with a sannyasi, played by Hansika . She also has a Hindi film entitled He: The Only One in where she will be essaying the role of a killer, hell bent on taking revenge for her family . She has also signed a Tamil film, Sarvam, directed by Vishnuvardhan which will be a youthful love story .
Hansika is set to debut as a leading actress in Bollywood with Himesh Reshammiya in Aap Ka Suroor - The Real Love Story. She is playing the role of Himesh Reshammiya's girlfriend Ria. The film is set for June 2007 release.
Year Film Role Other notes
2007 He - The Only One Anjali Filming
2007 Aap Ka Suroor Ria Post Production
2007 Desamuduru Vaishali
January 12, 2007 
2004 Aabra Ka Dabra
2004 Hum Kaun Hai? Sara
2004 Jaago Shruti
2003 Koi... Mil Gaya The Super Six
2003 Escape From Taliban Guncha
2003-2004 Shaka Laka Boom Boom Karuna
2002-2004 Des Mein Nikla Hoga Chaand Tina
1999-????? Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Th