Kiara Advani is an Indian actress who has worked in many Bollywood and Telugu films. She has appeared in the Netflix anthology, Lust Stories, and the film M.S. She is also famous for her roles in Dhoni: The Untold Story.
She did her schooling at Cathedral and John Connon School, in Mumbai and did her graduated from Jai Hind College for Mass Communication, Mumbai. Her zodiac/sun sign is Leo. She was born Alia Advani but changed her name to Kiara Advani before her debut in Bollywood. She wanted to be an actress since she was 2. She was good in her studies and secured 92% marks in class 12. After graduation, she did short acting courses with Anupam Kher and Roshan Taneja.
Kiara Advani Height, Weight, and Body Measurement
Height: 5′ 5″
Weight: 55 kg
Eye Colour: Light Brown
Hair Colour: Brown
Body Measurement: 33-26-33
Kiara Advani Family
Kiara was born to Jagdish Advani, a Sindhi businessman, and Genevieve Jaffrey, a teacher who is half-British and half-Muslim. She has a younger brother, Mishaal.
Kiara Advani Career
She got her first acting break in Kabir Sadanand’s comedy-drama film ‘Fugly ‘; She came in the year 2014. Although the film received mixed reviews, she received positive reviews for his performance and praise as a versatile actor. She appeared in the biopic of Indian cricketer Mahendra Singh Dhoni as M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story; As his wife, Sakshi Dhoni. The film was a huge commercial success.
She played the lead role in Abbas Mustan ‘s film ” Machine ” by Kiara Advani in the Telugu political drama “Bharat Ane Nenu”. She worked with Ram Charan in Vinaya Vidya Ram (a Telugu film).
Kiara was praised for her role in the Netflix anthology: Lust Stories She is also known for her performances in films- Kalank, Kabir and Good News, etc.
Kiara Advani Awards and Recognition
Kiara Advani has also been honored with the award for:
- Best Performance in Telugu at the Zee Cine Awards for her work in the Telugu film Bharat Ane Nenu (2019).
- Asia Visiting Award for Emerging Star of the Year (2019)
Kiara Advani Favorite Things
Actors: Aamir Khan, Leonardo DiCaprio
Cricketers: Sachin Tendulkar, M.S. Dhoni
Facts About Kiara Advani
- She loves watching American TV serials.
- Salman Khan was a childhood friend of Kiara’s mother, Genevieve Jaffrey, as they grew up together in Bandra.
- She is the niece of model Shaheen Jaffrey, who is said to have dated Salman Khan in her 20s.
- Kiara’s mother and Juhi Chawla are close friends since childhood.
- Their father decided to let her children do whatever they wanted to do in their life after watching the 2009 Bollywood film, 3 Idiots.
- Although she always travels in driver-driven cars. To enjoy the local life, she once got on a local train. This train journey was her first and last.
- She and her brother often fought in childhood. Her mother had to bribe both of them so that they would not quarrel.
- She was an attention-getter since childhood. She would never take the camera off her face when her mother used to take pictures of her.
- She is a fitness freak and goes to the gym regularly.