Maryam Zakaria is a Swedish-Iranian actress working in Bollywood and South Indian cinema


Maryam Zakaria is a professional actress based out of the finance capital of India, Mumbai. She is best known for her work in films such as Agent Vinod and Grand Masti.

In Sweden, Zakaria worked as a model, choreographer, and a dance teacher who established the first-ever dance school in Sweden called 'The Indisk Dans Studio' to teach Bollywood dance.

She began her career as a model in Bollywood in 2009 and has appeared in various television ads like Set Wet, Coke, and Lays.

After performing an item number in a Tamil film, she went on to do acting and played one of the female lead characters in the Telugu film, 'Madatha Kaja'.

In 2012, she signed for Grand Masti as the lead actress, opposite Aftab Shivdasani, which was declared a superhit in India.

Dance Performances:

  • 'Dilli Ki Billi' in Muazzam Beg's film Sadda Adda
  • 'Dil Mera Muft Ka' alongside Kareena Kapoor in Agent Vinod
  • 'Diyalo Diyala' from 100% Love