Minissha Lamba was born on 18th January 1985 into a Haryanvi Jat family in New Delhi. She attended Chettinad Vidyashram School, Chennai and Miranda House, University of Delhi, in New Delhi. She holds degree in English from Delhi University. She never wanted to be an actress, her dream was to be a brave Journalist but accidentally landed in films.
During her college days itself she started her career as a model and endorsed several reputed brands like LG, Sony, Hajmola, Airtel, Cadbury, Sunsilk etc. Her Bollywood debut was with Yahaan co-starring Jimmy Shergill and Yashpal Sharma in 2005.
Minissha Lamba subsequently appeared in numerous commercial hits like Corporate co-starring Bipasha Basu, Kay Kay Menon and Raj Babbar, Honeymoon Travels Pvt. Ltd. co-starring Amisha Patel, Abhay Deol, Boman Irani and Kay Kay Menon, Dus Kahaniyaan co-starring Diya Mirza, Arbaaz Khan, Sunil Shetty and Jimmy Shergill, Bachna Ae Haseeno co-starring Ranbir Kapoor, Deepika Padukone, Bipasha Basu and Kunal Kapoor, among other films.
She participated in reality TV show Bigg Boss 8 in 2014.
Minissha Lamba family members’ names, childhood and photos
She was born to Kewal Lamba and Manju Lamba.
She has a brother named Karan Lamba.