Date of Birth: 3rd March 1968
Neelam was a very successful actress in the mid 1980s who later took up her family’s jewellery designing business. She started her career with ‘Jawani’ in 1984 and followed this up with a string of hits ‘Illzaam’, ‘Love 86’, ‘Aag Hi Aag’ and some years later ‘Hum Saath Saath Hain’. She even became popular for her small role in Karan Johar’s directorial debut ‘Kuch Kuch Hota Hai’ where she played VJ Neelam. Her passion for jewellery designing came to the fore in 1999, after which she quit acting. In 2004, she opened her showroom in Mumbai called Neelam Jewels. In early 2011, she married actor Samir Soni.