Mallika Sherawat (Hindi: ??????? ??????, born Reema Lamba) is an Indian actress who appears in mainly Bollywood films and a former model. Known for her bold onscreen attitude,Sherawat has been frequently featured in the media as a sex symbol.She is one of the few Bollywood stars trying to crossover
Sherawat was born Reema Lamba in Rohtak, Haryana to a Jat family.She adopted the screen name of "Mallika", meaning "empress", to avoid confusion with other actresses named Reema. "Sherawat" is her mother's maiden name. She has stated that she uses her mother's maiden name because of the support that her mother has provided her.She went to school at Delhi Public School, Mathura Road.She has obtained a degree in philosophy from Miranda House, Delhi University.