Biography / trivia
# Sarah-Jane Dias was born 3rd December 1982 in Muscat, Oman in a Roman Catholic family to Eustace Dias, a marketing manager and Yolanda, house wife. She has a sister, Elena-Rose.
# Her schooling was done at “Indian School Al Wadi Al Kabir” and “Indian School Muscat”. She attended “Mithibai College” and “St. Andrews College” in Mumbai.
# At the age of 14 only she won “Miss India Oman” title in 2007. She also won the title of “Femina Miss India 2007”. She even represented India at Miss World 2007.
# Before entering films she was working as VJ at “Channel V”. Suresh Natrajan initially played vital role in molding her career. When she was 21 she got an opportunity to host a Channel V show and later hosted “Get Gorgeous” show which went on to be very successful.
# Her acting debut was with “Brides Wanted” in 2006 but the release date was postponed several times. Hence her first movie which was released in theatre was Tamil film “Theeradha Vilaiyattu Pillai” in 2010 opposite Vishal Krishna. The film was a huge commercial hit and her performance was appreciated by film lovers.
# Her Bollywood acting debut was with “Game” opposite Abhishek Bachchan in 2011 but the movie failed miserably at the box office. In the same year she did her Telugu debut with “Panjaa” opposite Pawan Kalyan and movie was considered commercial success.
# Her favourite cuisine is Japanese and Chinese food.
“I love cooking and if I wasn’t part of the glamour world, I would have probably opted to be a chef. As of now, acting is my sole focus.”
“There are a lot of actresses who have come with no star backing. It’s just a matter of perspective. In my case, I am a very hard working girl. I have gone through struggles and I had to overcome some challenges. The industry has been very welcoming to me and I am grateful for that.”
“There are a lot of people who think that it’s easy being in the glamour world. It’s actually all the more difficult. You know, whatever happens…whether you had a big fight with your boyfriend or you are not feeling well, you will have to be some other character in front of the camera. Nobody cares about what you are feeling, you have to become somebody else and cry or laugh at will.”
“Music is my passion. I am on a high when I sing. I love being on stage.”
Filmography / all movies list
|1||2010||Theeradha Vilaiyattu Pillai||Thiru||Vishal Krishna,Neetu Chandra|
|2||2011||Game||Abhinay Deo||Abhishek Bachchan,Kangna Ranaut|
|3||2011||Panjaa||Vishnuvardhan||Pawan Kalyan,Anjali Lavania|
|4||2012||Kyaa Super Kool Hai Hum||Sachin Yardi||Tusshar Kapoor,Ritesh Deshmukh|