Elisabet Avramidou Granlund, she is professionally known as Elli Avram, is a Swedish Greek actress and is now based in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. Elli is also known for her Bollywood film Micky Virus (released on 25 October 2013). Elli came to prominence after joining the Indian reality TV program Bigg Boss Season 7.
Avram took an interest in figure singing, dancing, & skating, from her initial years. Elli got to study acting from her mother and aunt who runs a theater in Skåne County, Sweden. The actress felt a connection to India since her childhood. In a conference with the local Stockholm press Mitt I, the actress stated, “Even when I was five, I was fascinated by Indian dance and the colorful outfits.” Since Elli’s father is a Greek musician, the actress found some Greek songs are related to Indian melodies. Actress Elli dreamt of being a Bollywood actress since her adolescence. Elli Avram would go to a video shop in Stockholm, Sweden, that used to sell Hindi language movies and she would buy Bollywood movies from there. Elli also used to watch Hindi language movies on YouTube.
Biography & Wiki
|Age, Biography & Wiki|
|Real Name||Elisabet Avramidou Granlund|
|Debut||Film-Förbjuden Frukt, in the year 2008|
|Language Known||Hindi & English|
|Date Of Birth||29 July 1990|
|Age (as of 2021)||31 Years|
|Star Sign/ Zodiac Sign||Leo|
|Height & Physical Overview
|Height in Centimeters||170 cm|
|Height in Meters||1.70 m|
|Height in Feet & Inches||5′ 7″|
|Weight in Kilograms||55 kg|
|Weight in Pounds||121 lbs|
|Figure Measurement (approx.)||34-28-34|
|Family & Relatives|
|Boyfriends, Affairs, and Marital Status|
|Affairs/Boyfriends||Hardik Pandya (Cricketer)|
|Education and School, College|
|Educational Qualification||Degree in Society Economics|
|College/University||Frans Schartau High School, Stockholm|
|Favorite Things and Like & Dislike|
|Actor||Shah Rukh Khan|
|Actress||Aishwarya Rai Bachchan|
|Hobbies||Dancing, Singing, Skating|
|Color||Red, Pink, Blue, Black|
|Holiday Destination||Goa, London, Dubai|
|Car Collection||Not Known|
|Salary (approx.)||Not Known|
|Net Worth (approx.)||$3 Million|
Elli Avram has a Stunning figure and she is 170 cm tall which is 5 feet 6 inches. She has a keen interest to maintain her body fitness her weight is 55 kg. Elli Avram is very health conscious she always takes care of her looks and appearance. She visits the gym regularly and her figure measurement is 34-28-34 and she has attractive Black hair and Green eyes.
Family Background and Relationship
Elli Avram was born on 29th July 1990 in Stockholm, Sweden. She grew up in Tyresö Kommun, Stockholm. Avram’s Greek father, Jannis Avramidis, is a musician who is now settled in Stockholm, Sweden; and her Swede mother, Maria Granlund, is an actress Maria had a part in Ingmar Bergman’s Fanny and Alexander. She has also a brother named Konstantin Avramidis. Her affair with Hardik Pandya, he is an Indian cricketer, but the two have some problem with each other and they both got to break up and Hardik Pandya engaged with Natasa Stankovic.
Pretty Elli became a member of the Stockholm-based Pardesi Dance Group, and gave dance plays, primarily on Hindi songs, At the age of 17. The actress has completed many acting projects in Sweden, the most important of them is the December 2008 crime drama romance film, Förbjuden Frukt, where Avram acted the part of Selen – the lead role teen girlfriend. Förbjuden Frukt is set against the backdrop of violent criminality, where Elli falls in love with a guy with a criminal past. In the year 2010, Elli joined in the Miss Greece beauty contest. Elli also performed on the Swedish TV-show Gomorron Sverige.
In September 2012, Avram moved to Mumbai, Maharashtra, India on a tourist visa to pursue an acting profession in Bollywood. About the decision of acting in Bollywood films, she expressed in an interview with N Magazine, ” When I was 14, I had a television in my room and watched Devdas, starring Shah Rukh Khan (King Khan) & Aishwarya Rai) which is almost 4 hours long. Elli didn’t move the entire time. Avram thought, ‘Wow, Avram desire to act and dance like that. Elli has to do Bollywood films.'” Elli signed up with a modeling agency and soon got a work visa. The agency helped her getting auditions. The 1st considerable project Elli managed to get was a television advertisement for Eveready Industries India with the leading Indian actor Akshay Kumar. The 1st Swedish actress to play in Bollywood, Avram has been noted for expressions very similar to the actress Katrina Kaif.
Avram eventually received her 1st breakthrough by bagging a lead cast in Saurabh Varma’s comedy thriller movie Mickey Virus, which was released on 25 October 2013. The beautiful actress recalled, “The photographer who took photographs of me knew a filmmaker who was seeing for a girl for a lead part. I called him and had come to audition for his film.” Elli disclosed, “Before I auditioned for Mickey Virus, I asked the director to send me the lines so Avram could memorize the words because Avram didn’t know Hindi yet.
I was sent 4 pages of dialogue and no one could know how to pronounce certain words. At the trial, they loved my acting but the accent wasn’t right.” Elli was shortlisted along with two hundred other hopefuls and managed to knock others. Avram revealed in a conference, “When I said to the director that mom worked with Ingmar Bergman, he gave a strong reaction: ‘What!? Has she worked with Bergman?’ They were incredibly impressed.” For her Bollywood launch, Elli has received formal practice in dance form and Hindi pronunciation. In this movie, Elli acts the part of Kamayani George, the love interest of the part Mickey Virus, acted by Manish Paul, who is a successful television host and is making his debut in the film industry. The movie, shot in Delhi, India, was released on 25th October 2013.
In the year 2013, Avram joined as a candidate on an Indian reality television program, Bigg Boss 7, where celebrities from many walks of life live together in a big house, completely cut off from the outside world. They try to avoid being evicted every week by public votes, to reward money at the end. The program, based on Dutch-based Endemol’s Big Brother, went on aired on Colours Television in September 2013 and is hosted by Salman Khan.
After spending 10 weeks on the program, Elli got evicted in 2013. Avram told in an interview with PTI (Press Trust of India), “I did not come to Bigg Boss for money or fame but with the agenda to have entertainment. This program has supported me become a household name. I am very humbled by the appreciation I have got from the fans and will cherish this knowledge for years to come.” In 2013, colleges in Chandigarh, India, reportedly banned the students from possessing or displaying banners of Avram on the campus and dormitories as the college authorities considered her pictures inappropriate.
Avram played a dance act on the song “Chamma Chamma”. The special song was released in 2018 by Tips Industries and earned over 15 million YouTube views in just three days of its release. Despite the popularity of the song, the film flopped in the box-office At the song launch event, Avram said, “I signed up for this dance song because it’s such an iconic thing to get to be a character of the recreation of it.” In the year 2019, Elli acted in a music video named, Haaye Oye, released by Sony Music India. In the year 2020, she acted in Mohit Suri’s film Malang along with Disha Patani, Aditya Roy Kapur, and Legendry Anil Kapoor.
Contact and Social Media Information
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Some Lesser Known Facts About Her
- Does Elli smoke?: No
- Does Elli drink alcohol?: Not Known
- Elli was a candidate for the Miss Greece beauty contest in the year 2010.
- Avram made her Indian television appearance with Bigg Boss Season 7 in the year 2013.
- Before making her debut in Bollywood Film Industry with “Micky Virus”, Elli played in the Swedish crime-drama-romantic movie “Förbjuden Frukt” and television series “Gomorron Sverige.”
- Elli acted in an ad advertisement for Eveready batteries opposite actor Akshay Kumar.
- In the year 2017, Avram changed the spelling of her surname “Avram” to “AvrRam” by adding an extra R to it.
Q- Is Elli Avram married?
A- Currently, she is unmarried and her ex-boyfriend is Hardik Pandya.
Q- Where is Elli Avram from?
A- Stockholm, Sweden.
Q- How old is Elli Avram?
A- As of 2021, she is 31 years old, born on 29 July 1990.
Q- Is Elli Avram in Mirzapur?
Q- Who is the heroine of the Mickey virus?
A- Elli Avram.
Q- Can Elli Avram speak Hindi?
Q- Who is Elli?
A- Elli Avram is a Swedish Greek actress and model.
Q- How tall is Elli Avram?
A- She is 170 cm tall which is 5 feet 6 inches.