Zaira Wasim is a Bollywood actress and model. She made her Bollywood debut from ‘Dangal’ movie in which she played the role of Young Geeta Phogat. She was born on 23 October, 2000 in Srinagar. Her film career started when she was only 14 years old.
She has completed 10th standard in school St. Paul’s International Academy, after that she is currently studying in 11th Class in Jammu’s Heritage School.
She is the daughter of Zahi Wasim and Zarqa Wasim. Her father works as the Manager and her mother is pursuing teaching profession.
Zaira Wasim Personal Information
|Real Name||Zaira Wasim|
|Date Of birth||23 october 2000|
|Father Name||Zahid Wasim|
|Mother Name||Zarqa Wasim|
|Bollywood Debut||Dangal (2016)|
|Education||Studying In 11th Standard|
|School||Jammu’s Heritage School|
She was first seen in the back 2015 Tata sky and Microsoft tv advertisements. but her appearance went un-noticed
After that she did blockbuster film ‘Dangal’ in 2016. She received many appreciations for her role in Dangal movie. Her “Dhakkad” song also went famous on Youtube with over 7 million views.
She got many awards for her tremendous performance in the movie, even she received an award from President of India for National Child Award for Exceptional Achievement.
After that, she worked in ‘Secret Superstar’ 2017 which also became a blockbuster movie.
Controversies around Zaira
there has been a lot of controversies around her. first, when her hair was cut during the production of Dangal film, many Muslims went against her.
After that recently in 2017, She was molested in flight by a man. She uploaded her pictures related to that issue on social media and she filed FIR against that man. And alBollywoodod celebrities raised voice in support of her. However, later in Jan 2018 she withdrawn the FIR.
Zaira Wasim has no boyfriend currently. And she is not Married.
Zaira’s favourite actor is Aamir Khan and her favourite actress is Sonakshi Sinha , She likes to attend Award shows. She likes to hang out with her friends and hiking.
Her favourite colour orange. She has an attraction towards horse riding. she had taken a professional coaching for horse riding. She also learnt wrestling during the shoot of Dangal movie for her character.