Malaika Arora is one of the best Indian actresses. She has also been on the jury panel of India’s Got Talent since 2012. Let us tell you more about Malaika Arora.
Malaika Arora Age and Lifestyle
Malaika Arora born on 23 October 1973, is not only a gorgeous actress but also a model, dancer, VJ, producer and TV presenter and is currently 49 years old. Her loved ones call him by the name ‘Malla’. She has stolen the hearts of millions through her stunning item songs in various movies. Since she is a good dancer, and everyone loves watching her dance.
She is an absolute fitness enthusiast and one of the best actresses of Bollywood. Being a mother and one of the leading actresses, Malaika Arora is a very good example of today’s woman; Strong and independent
Malaika Arora Height, and Weight
Malaika Arora is approx 5′ 3″ tall, weighs around 53kg, has light brown eyes and black hair.
Malaika Arora Family and Ex-husband
Malaika Arora was born in Chembur, Mumbai in a Punjabi Khatri family. Her father, Anil Arora who served in the merchant navy, and her mother, Joyce Polycarp, were separated when Malaka was just 11 years old. She has a younger sister, Amrita Arora, who is also an actress by profession. Malaika follows Hinduism. Married to Arbaaz Khan on 12 December 1998 and divorced in 2017.
Met Arbaz for the first time in 1993 for a commercial for Coffee. Both of them fell in love with each other after 19 years of their marriage. The couple has a son together named Arhaan, who was born on 9 November 2002.
After separating from Arbaaz, Arhaan’s custody goes to Malaika, while Arbaaz has the right to meet. Her former father-in-law is an Indian screenwriter, Salim Khan and her former brother; Sohail Khan and Salman Khan.
Malaika Arora Boyfriend
Arjun Kapoor is said to be her alleged boyfriend, and the couple has often been spotted together.
Malaika Arora Career
Malaika Arora studied at Holy Cross High School Thane till 9th standard. She completed her secondary schooling from Swami Vivekananda School, Chembur. After completing her schooling, she took admission in Church Hit College, Jai Hind College but she could not complete her graduation due to her work commitments. When MTV started operating in India, Malaika Arora was one of the few VJs who got selected. She hosted the show ‘Club MTV’ for the first time. She did many commercials for various brands. She was featured in the album Song; “Good Nalo Ishq Mitha” opposite Bali Sagu and Jass Arora.
In 1998, her item number, chaiyya chaiyya, from the film Dil Se, earned her much fame and recognition.
In 2008, she played her first lead role in the film, EMI, which was a huge flop at the box office. She made the film, Dabangg under her ex-husband’s production house, in which she did the item number ‘ Munni Badnaam Hu ‘. In an interview, she said that she never wanted to work in films. Malaika also judged the shows, Nach Baliye 1, Nach Baliye 2, Zara Nachke Dikha and Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa. She has also been a judge on India’s next Top Model show.
Facts about Malaika Arora
- She started receiving professional dance training when she was just four years old.
- Malaika Arora started her modeling career at the age of 17.
- Malaika Arora was declared as the ‘Sexiest Woman’ by ‘Maxim Magazine’ in 2007.
- She likes to eat rice with sambar, tea cakes and fish curry.
- Her favorite actors are Shah Rukh Khan and Chunky Pandey, while her favorite actresses are Deepika Padukone and Helen.
- Tom Ford’s Black Orchid is her favorite perfume brand.
- She likes to vacation in Goa, Greece and Caribbean islands.
- In 2018, Malaika launched her own yoga studio, ‘DivYuga’ in Mumbai and invited her ex-husband, Arbaaz Khan, at its inauguration.