Born in Hydrabad, Aditi Rao Hydari is from two royal lineages of Muhammad Saleh Akbar Hydari and Raja J Rameshwar Rao of erstwhile Wanaparthi princely state of Andhra Pradesh. She has royalty in her being great granddaughter of Akbar Hydari and the grand niece of Muhammad Saleh Akbar Hydari, former Governor of Assam.
The actress also posses the knack of Indian classical dancing and knows Bharat Natyam. She was first spotted in Bollywood in Delhi 6 but rose to fame with her performance in Yeh Saali Zindagi. Rumor mongers say that she got married to Satyadeep Mishra but recently the 33-yr old has denied to all such stories.
In the movie London, Paris, New York she has also made her first singing debut. Before coming into Bollywood she gave a shot to Tamil cinema where her debut brought her to fame. It was Sringaram which earned lots of accolades, awards and critical claims.