Born: 9 November 1979
After beginning her career as a model, she also acted in several ads on television.
Payal’s Bollywood debut was in the film Yeh Kya Ho Raha Hai?, a Hindi remake of American Pie.
Since then she has been in several other films until receiving recognition for her role in 36 China Town.
Payal actively works with drug addicts and alcoholics, and has been appointed the Brand Ambassador of the International Human Rights Organization.