Mona Lisa (real name: Antara Biswas) is an Indian Actor, most popular for her Bhojpuri movies. She has appeared in more than 50 Bhojpuri movies and has worked with Bhojpuri superstars like Pawan Singh, Dinesh Lal Yadav and others. Apart from Bhojpuri movies, she has also appeared in Hindi Bengali, Oriya, Tamil, Kannada and Telugu movies. She made her Bollywood debut the with movie Blackmail starring with actors like Ajay Devgan and Sunil Shetty. Later, she was seen in Tauba Tauba along with Laxmikant Berde. Apart from acting in several Indian movies, in 2003, she appeared in Bangladeshi movie titled Top Somrat directed by Montazur Rahman Akbar. She is one of the celebrity contestants in this year's Bigg Boss Season 10 which airs on Colours TV.
Born on 21st October 1980 in Kolkata, West Bengal, she was born in a Hindu Bengali family and her birth name is Antara Biswas. she completed her schooling from Julien Day School and later completed her graduation in BA program in Sanskrit. She got the stage name of Mina Lisa because of her uncle. She started her career with first Bhojpuri movie 'Bole Shankar' (2008). After that, she got viral in Bhojpuri movie industry. Monalisa is the only actress who has worked with almost every Bhojpuri superstars like Pawan Singh, Dinesh Lal Yadav and others. Monalisa is the only Bhojpuri actress who highly searchable on the internet. She has done almost 30 item songs in movies till date. She appeared in popular comedy show 'Comedy Nights Bachao'.
Monalisa is a very talented and famous name in Bhojpuri entertainment world and enjoys a steady fan following on social platforms like Twitter and Facebook. Before starting out in Bhojpuri movies she worked in Hindi and Telugu movies but without much success. However, her success is Bhojpuri Movies is quite phenomenal. Till now she is the only actress who has worked in 55 Bhojpuri Movies. She is a rising actress and also a very good dancer. She also appeared in few Oriya songs and later made her Bollywood debut with movie Blackmail starring with actors like Ajay Devgan and Sunil Shetty. Later, she was seen in Tauba Tauba along with Laxmikant Berde. Apart from acting in several Indian movies, in 2003, she appeared in Bangladeshi movie titled Top Somrat directed by Montazur Rahman Akbar. She has appeared in many Hindi movies but all her Hindi movies have been commercially and critically failed. Some of her other Bollywood movies include To the London Calling, Ek Chatur Naar, Ek Main Ek Tum, Royal Utsav, Hamilton Palace, Khoobsurat- The Beauty, Meri Life mein Unski Wife and Khubsurat Naukrani. Despite her failure in Bollywood, she earned a huge name for herself in Bhojpuri industry and she is the most searched Bhojpuri actress.
She is currently featured in the popular realty show of Colors titled Bigg Boss 10. She is included in the house as the celebrity contestant and she is all set to give tough competition to all other contestants of the reality show and it is expected that she will keep the viewers entertained and enthralled with her oomph factor.