Giselle Monteiro is a Brasilian model, born in Espirito Santo, Brasil in 1990. She started her modeling career at the age of seventeen and has travelled to Italy, Germany, France, Greece, Hong Kong, Singapore, Thailand and Philippines. Giselle says she was destined to come to India and play a role. “My dad used to call me Indian when I was a kid and sing songs for me on India,” she says. She came to Mumbai in 2008. While in Mumbai, she approached Imtiaz Ali through Anaita Shroff Adajania. Thats how, she got the role of Harleen, Saif Ali Khan's 'Punjabi kudi' girlfriend in the movie Love Aaj Kal.
She is also the brand ambassador for Wills Lifestyle, Movil Mobiles and PC Jewellers. She is currently playing an important role in Roshan Abbas's movie, Always Kabhi Kabhi. Apparently Shah Rukh Khan liked her performance in the movie Love Aaj Kal, and thats how, she got a chance in this SRK's Red Chillies Entertainment production.