Indian actress who gained fame for having portrayed the character of Sakshi Singh Dhoni in the Bollywood film M. S. Dhoni: The Untold Story. Kiara Advani has also starred in films like Fugly and Machine. In 2018, she appeared in the Netflix anthology film Lust Stories, and the Telugu political drama Bharat Ane Nenu.
Kiara Advani Biography
Kiara Advani was born on the 31st of July 1992, in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. She is currently 29 years old.
|Birth Name||Alia Advani|
|Nickname||Alia, Kiara Advani|
|Date of Birth||July 31, 1992|
|Place of Birth||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|Ethnicity||Sindhi Hindu, Punjabi, Scottish, Irish, Portuguese and Spanish|
Family and Education
Kiara Advani is the oldest of two children of Jagdeep Advani, a Sindhi businessman and Genevieve Jaffrey, a teacher of Punjabi, Scottish, Irish, Portuguese, and Spanish ancestry. She has a younger brother, Mishaal. Actor Ashok Kumar is her step-great-grandfather while actor Saeed Jaffrey is her great-uncle. Her aunts are model Shaheen Jaffrey and actress Juhi Chawla.
Kiara Advani attended Cathedral and John Connon School in Mumbai and went on to graduate from Jai Hind College for Mass Communication, Mumbai.
Kiara Advani Boyfriend
She has kept her personal life away from media and thus there is not much information available of any relation she has had in the past or in the present.
|Height||Feet – 5 feet 5 inches|
Centimeters – 165 cm
Meters – 1.65 m
|Weight||Kilograms – 55 kg|
Pounds – 121 lbs
|Eye Color||Light Brown|
|Hair Color||Dark Brown|
Advani had her first theatrical release with Kabir Sadanand’s comedy-drama film, Fugly in 2014. The film earned her rave reviews which helped her to bag lead roles in M. S. Dhoni: The Untold Story, Bharat Ane Nenu and Bombay Talkies 2.
She hasn’t appeared in any TV show yet.
Playing Sakshi Singh Dhoni in the biopic, M. S. Dhoni: The Untold Story.
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Kiara Advani Facts
Her celebrity crush is Leonardo DiCaprio.
Hailing in a show business family, her great-grandfather, Ashok Kumar, and her aunt, Juhi Chawla, both were acclaimed actors.
Her mother is a Catholic and is of Scottish, Irish, Portuguese, and Spanish ancestry.
Her family shares a close bonding with Bollywood star Salman Khan. Her debut film was produced by Salman Khan.
Her performance in Fugly was praised by both film critics and moviegoers.
In 2018, she made her Telugu debut with the movie Bharat Ane Nenu co-starring Mahesh Babu and also appeared in Bombay Talkies 2.
She won the Emerging Star of the Year award at the 2019 Asiavision Awards.
In 2020, she played a cameo in the TV series Masaba Masaba.