- Birthday10 January, 1982
- Fun Trivia:After being signed on to play the role of Chatur Ramalingam, Omi was asked not to study Hindi, not to watch Hindi films, and to gain weight.
Hailing from a Konkani Goan family, Omi Vaidya was brought up in California. He completed his studies form LA, California and NY. His acting career began with small roles in TV shows and commercials. However, he got noticed only when he featured in a Punjabi music video by Bohemia. In 2009 came a Bollywood offer that perhaps turned the tables for him and he gave his most notable performance as Chatur in ‘3 Idiots’. His performance also won him awards like Best Comedian, Best Debut and Best Supporting Role. In 2009, Vaidya tied the knot with Minal Patel and they had their first child in 2015.