Born in the Capital City of Tamil Nadu, Chennai. Famous Model Lisa Haydon has been brought up in Australia and has lived in Australia and the United States before moving back to India in 2007 to pursue a career in modeling.
Initially, her plans were to be a Yoga teacher but she soon moved away from that plan. It is fair to say her move worked out well for her, as at present she is one of the most accomplished and successful models. She first started to do modeling when she was in Australia only. Lisa Haydon then moved to India and straightaway found a lot of work for herself. She has featured in commercials for brands like Hyundai, Blenders Pride, and Myntra.com. Lisa has also walked the ramp for Wills Lifestyle Indian Fashion Week. She was also the face of India’s Number 1 Cosmetic Brand ‘Lakme’ for a good amount of time.
Some major fashion magazines like Verve, Elle, Femina, Harper’s Bazaar, FHM, and Adorn have featured her in their magazines as the cover face. While It is a dream for upcoming models to feature in the cover of one of these magazines, Lisa has defied all odds and has featured in all of them. In 2009, she was awarded the Best model award by Cosmopolitan Fun and the most stylish persona by Fearless Awards. Lisa Haydon also featured in the Kingfisher Calendar in the year 2011. Also having her own clothing line, she is one of the very few Indian personalities who is designing her line on an International Scale. She unveiled her first clothing collection in 2012. The reception she received was fairly excellent and left her feeling overwhelmed.
Apart from this, she has also been seen in Movies. While she has mostly made her presence felt in Bollywood films, she was also seen in a cameo role in the Telugu film ‘Racha’ in 2012.
Through her work in Bollywood has been limited, she has managed to leave a lasting impression on the audiences through her role. She made her debut in 2010 with the Sonam Kapoor starrer film ‘Aisha’. Her most loved and famous role came in 2014 alongside Kangana Ranaut in the film ‘Queen’. She played the role of a single mother in the film and managed to leave the audience in her awe with the performance. Her performance came as a surprise to many experts and the audience. She was last seen in films during 2016, where she played the role of Ranbir Kapoor’s girlfriend in “Ae Dil Hai Mushkil”.
Leaving no stone unturned, she has also been seen on Television. She judged the show “India’s Next Top Model” by MTV for the first two seasons. Then she was seen on Bindaas’s Web Television series “The Trip”. Recently She was seen as a judge on the show “Top Model India” which was broadcasted on the “Colors Infinity”.
Doing wonders in the country where she was born, she has made herself and everyone related to her proud with her work. An Inspiration to many upcoming models and actors, she is someone that one must try to follow off-camera as well.