Scarlett Mellish Wilson is a British model and dancer, who works in Indian cinema.[2] She was one of the contestants of Bigg Boss 10.[3]

Personal Life

Wilson got married to Pravesh Rana in August 2016.[4]


Scarlett was born and brought up in UK. She studied performing arts at the Tiffany Theatre College in London.[5] She got trained in ballet and jazz.[6] She said that she has been dancing since the age of one.[7]

She came to India in 2009 to work in Bollywood and began modeling.[8] She also assisted on choreography for the TV show Chak Dhoom Dhoom [5] and worked across many cities in various projects including television and commercial ads [7] with actors like Hrithik Roshan and Saif Ali Khan.[6]

She had worked with numerous choreographers including Bosco-Caesar who recommended her to director Dibakar Banerjee. She appeared in the item number "Imported Kamariya" in his political thriller film Shanghai in which she also had a small role.[7][8] She said that her role in Shanghai was inspired by Katrina Kaif.[9] After Shanghai she appeared in many item numbers in Bollywood films like Bajatey Raho and R... Rajkumar [10][11] and in the various South Indian film industries. She danced in Telugu films Cameraman Gangatho Rambabu,[12] Chandee [13] and Yevadu and in Kannada films Mahanadhi [14] and Prem Adda.[15] She will be seen in Vijay's Tamil film Jilla too.[16] She also performed in the Punjabi music video Feem (Cut Like A Diamond) by Jazzy B.[17] She won her first lead role in an upcoming film written & directed by Ahsan Hyder in which she is paired opposite Rajeev Khandelwal.[18] Scarlett featured in an item song Manohari in 2015 Indian bilingual film Baahubali: The Beginning, directed by S. S. Rajamouli.[19][20] In 2014, Wilson participated in Dare 2 Dance. She also participated in Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa in 2015.

Wilson was among of the fifteen housemates of the Indian reality show Bigg Boss 10 but after one week staying in the house, she got eliminated in the first week.[21][22][23][24][25]


Year Film Role Language Notes
2012 Shanghai Tina Ray Hindi
2012 Cameraman Gangatho Rambabu Telugu Item number alongside Pawan Kalyan
2012 Prem Adda Kannada Special appearance
2013 Samar Tamil Item number alongside J. D. Chakravarthy
2013 Bajatey Raho Hindi Special appearance
2013 Mahanadhi Kannada Special appearance
2013 Chandee Telugu Special appearance
2013 R... Rajkumar Hindi Item number alongside Sonu Sood
2013 Yevadu Telugu Item number alongside Ram Charan Teja
2013 Dussehra Hindi Filming
2014 Jilla Item song Tamil 'Jingunamani' song alongside Vijay
2015 Baahubali: The Beginning Telugu, Tamil Item number alongside Prabhas

TV appearances


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 Scarlett Mellish-Wilson. Retrieved on 2013-11-20.
  2. Sonali Joshi (2012-05-05). British model Scarlett is B-town's latest sexy import | Mail Online. Retrieved on 2013-11-20.
  3. Scarlett Wilson to participate in Bigg Boss this year!. The Times of India (17 September 2016). Retrieved on 21 September 2016.
  4. Scarlett Wilson ties the knot with Pravesh Rana; First look of the bride. Retrieved on 26 August 2016.
  5. 5.0 5.1 I feel I was born in the wrong country: Scarlett Mellish Wilson : EYECATCHERS - India Today. (2012-05-19). Retrieved on 2013-11-20.
  6. 6.0 6.1 Sukarna Mondal DC (2012-06-14). ‘Imported Kamariya’ in T’wood | Deccan Chronicle. Retrieved on 2013-11-20.
  7. 7.0 7.1 7.2 Scarlett's Bollywood fever. (2012-05-31). Retrieved on 2013-11-20.
  8. 8.0 8.1 Imported Kamariya fame Scarlett eyes period film : Bollywood, News - India Today. (2012-06-12). Retrieved on 2013-11-20.
  9. Scarlett Wilson's role in Shanghai inspired by Katrina. Hindustan Times (2012-05-23). Retrieved on 2013-11-20.
  10. Meet the item girl in R... Rajkumar - Movies. (2013-10-15). Retrieved on 2013-11-20.
  11. Scarlett, Sonu groove in Prabhu Dheva’s next - Times Of India. (2013-10-14). Retrieved on 2013-11-20.
  12. Sashidhar AS, TNN Jul 1, 2012, 05.00PM IST (2012-07-01). After Charan, it is Pawan for Scarlett Wilson - Times Of India. Retrieved on 2013-11-20.
  13. TNN Jul 18, 2013, 12.20PM IST (2013-07-18). Scarlett Wilson to shake a leg for Chandi - Times Of India. Retrieved on 2013-11-20.
  14. Sunayana Suresh, TNN Aug 21, 2012, 03.43PM IST (2012-08-21). Scarlett’s hot in Sandalwood - Times Of India. Retrieved on 2013-11-20.
  15. Jul 24, 2012, 12.17PM IST (2012-07-24). Scarlet Wilson is in demand ! - Times Of India. Retrieved on 2013-11-20.
  16. Scarlett Wilson to groove with Vijay in Jilla. (2013-07-04). Retrieved on 2013-11-20.
  17. Jazzy B - Feem By Diamond Cut (Official Video) - Oneindia Videos. Retrieved on 2013-11-20.
  18. Item girl now heroine: Scarlet Wilson - Entertainment - DNA. Retrieved on 2013-11-20.
  19. Prabhas is shy and extremely humble: Scarlett Wilson.
  20. 'Baahubali' Special Song: Nora Fatehi, Scarlett Wilson, Gabriela Bertante to Sizzle in Rajamouli's Film.
  21. Shocking! Scarlett Wilson evicted from Bigg Boss 10!. Colors TV (2 October 2016). Retrieved on 4 November 2016.
  22. Bigg Boss 10 September 25 Day 7 update: Scarlett Wilson first to be eliminated from the show. Daily News and Analysis (1 October 2016). Retrieved on 4 November 2016.
  23. BREAKING: Scarlett Wilson evicted from Bigg Boss 10 in the first elimination. Times of India (22 October 2016). Retrieved on 4 November 2016.
  24. Bigg Boss 10: Day 7; Weekend Ka Vaar. TellyUpdates (23 October 2016). Retrieved on 4 November 2016.
  25. Bigg Boss 10: Ex Jhalak contestant Scarlett Wilson is the first contestant evicted. Retrieved on 25 September 2016.

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Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 8
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2nd runners—up
Other Contestants
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