Mandana Karimi is an Iranian model turned actress. She was born and brought up in Tehran. Her mother Zahra is Iranian and father Ali Riza is Indian. She lived in Iran till she was 15 and then moved to Dubai and completed her education there.
She was seen making her debut in Bhaag Johnny movie opposite Kunal Kemmu and Zoa Morani. She has done few modelling assignments in India and in the middle East. She was also seen in a commercial opposite Arjun Kapoor. She even lived in Hong Kong for few years. But wherever she goes, Karimi is complimented for her looks being similar to Hollywood beauty Elizabeth Hurley. Now she will soon be seen in upcoming film Kya Kool Hain Hum 3 opposite Tusshar Kapoor. Currently, she is seen as one of the contestant of Bigg Boss Nau.