Brazilian model Giselli Monteiro enthralled the film viewers with her debut as Harleen Kaur in Imtiaz Ali’s Saif Ali Khan–Deepika Padukone starrer Love Aaj Kal, She was nominated: Star Screen Awards (Most Promising Newcomer), Stardust Awards (Exciting New Face) and IIFA Awards 2010.
Giselli, then starred in Always Kabhi Kabhi, co-starring with Ali Fazal, Zoa Morani, Satish Shah, Lilette Dubey, Vijay Raaz, Mukesh Tiwari and Manoj Joshi. It was produced by Shah Rukh Khan under his Red Chillies Entertainment and directed by Roshan Abbas. The film gave her a foothold as it did reasonably well at the box office.
Now, the Brazilian has signed her third film titled Pranam Walekum in which she will play the role of a nautanki wali. This film will be directed by Sanjay Mishra. It is being co-produced by Bhushan Sharma and Amit Chauhan under the banner of Promodome Films. Music is composed by Sachin Gupta & Amit Mishra.