Disha Patani is an Indian actress who works primarily in Hindi films. She began her acting career with the Telugu film Loafer (2015) opposite Varun Tej, and later received critical acclaim for her performance in her Hindi debut, the sports biopic M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story (2016). She starred in the Chinese action comedy Kung Fu Yoga (2017). She went on to play the romantic interest of the lead male character in the commercially successful Hindi action films Baaghi 2 (2018), Bharat (2019) and Malang (2020).