Origina name :: Jana Synková
Date of Birth :: April 23, 1979
Height :: 5'8" (1.73 m)
Married to :: Satyakam Gupta (painter by profession)
They formally separated on 18th May 2005.
Yana is a model-actress of Czech-origin currently working in India. She has adorned numerous magazine covers, like ELLE, Cosmopolitan, Femina, and Maxim.
Yana was the model for the premier Kingfisher's calendar in 2005. She has performed dance numbers in many films. However the remix of babuji zara dheere chalo, brought her name and fame. Before comming to India, she had modeled for Calvin Klein and Victoria's Secret. She drew much attention in Europe.
Her recent appearances have been in Tamil film cameo item numbers.She was awarded the new face of the year for Lakme cosmetics in 2001. Apart from Czech, she can also speak Spanish, Japanese, English and some Hindi.