Rimi Sen, or Rimii as she likes to be called these days, was an Odissi dancer who happened to catch the eye of a movie director while auditioning for an ad. And the rest, as they say, is history.
Basics on Rimi Sen
Born on 21st September 1981 in Kolkata, Rimi was christened Shubhomitra Sen.
Her school days were spent in Bidya Bharti Girl’s High School. She also trained in Odissi and was part of Aloka Kanungo’s dance group.
Rimi auditioned for a Coke ad when the director noticed her and offered her a role in Hungama (2003).
Rimi Sen’s Movies
Rimi Sen’s first movie was as Anjali in Priyadarshan’s Hungama (2005). After working with Hema Malini and Amitabh Bachchan in Baghban (2005), she landed a role in the blockbuster Dhoom (2006) as Abhishek Bachchan’s wife Sweety.
Rimi continued to be seen in some of the biggest hits, mostly of the comedy genre, like Garam Masala (2005), Phir Hera Pheri (2006), Golmaal (2006) and Dhoom 2 (2006). In 2007, she played Mini opposite Neil Nitin Mukesh. Her next movie De Taali (2008) didn’t do well.
Her next releases include Horn Ok Pleass and Airport