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Vidya Balan Age, Height, Husband, Family, Biodate, Wiki & More

Updated On : January 4, 2019

Other Name: Vidya Roy Kapur
Other Professions: Model Television Actress
Appearance: Bollywood Bengali Malayalam

Vidya Balan Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

40 years, 8 months, 16 days old age Vidya Balan will turn 41 on 01 January, 2020. Only 3 months, 14 days, 10 hours, 11 minutes has left for her next birthday.

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Vidya Balan has celebrated the total number of 40 birthdays till date. See the analysis by days count and bar graph.

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Short Biography

Vidya Balan was born on 01-01-1979 in Chembur, Mumbai in the state of Maharashtra, India. She is an Indian Film Actress, Model & Television Actress who best known for her work in Hindi, Bengali and Malayalam films.

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Vidya Balan Complete Bio & Career

Vidya has completed her primary education from St. Anthony Girls' Secondary School, Chembur, Mumbai. Vidya Balan graduated in Sociology from St. Xavier's College, Mumbai. When Vidya Balan was doing post graduation from  Mumbai Univ in sociology, at that time she got the offer of the first movie.
Balan started her career with music videos, soap operas, and commercial advertising, and she started her career in the field of film, from the Bengali film, Bhalo Theko (2003), for which film critics took her brownie Later, she started her career in Hindi films from Parineeta (2005), The movie was highly praised by reviewers, although the film proved to be unsuccessful  at box office. But critics in this movie liked Vidya's acting very much. For that movie, she won Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut Won and her first successful business venture was Raj Kumar Hirani  Munnabhai (2006).
Balan has thus established itself as a successful actress. Once again, her acting debut was on the verge of film pundits and it was the second most successful film of that year. In 2007, Vidya was Mani Ratnam's film Guru's first film in which she was playing as a disgrace, and Vidya's acting was highly appreciated by critics. This movie did a great job at the Bollywood box office. Vidya Balan's career was the best time since 2009, when Vidya got the best time in films like  Ishqiya, Pa, No One Killed Jessica, and The Dirty Picture.
After acting in these films, Vidya Balan made her tremendous hold as one of Bollywood's most prominent modern artists. Vidya Balan has received many awards and honours to play these superb roles in the films. Apart from films, she appointed as the goodwill ambassador of an NGO Arpan, that spread awareness on the sexual abuse in 2017. She married to Sidharth Roy Kapoor in 2012.

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Honours & Awards

Padma Shri Civilian Award 2014 Arts

Vidya Balan Family, Relatives and Other Relations

She was born to P. R. Balan and Saraswathy Balan. She has a sister named Priya Balan. She got married to Siddhartha Roy Kapoor in the year 2012. After that, she took a break from the industry. Recently she was again in the limelight due to her performance in Begum Jaan.

Life's Important Dates Of Vidya Balan

Body Measurements

Breast Size 35
Waist Size 28
Hip Size 35
Body Figure 35-28-35
Skin Colour Fair
Eye Colour Brown
Hair Colour Black

Personal Info

Home Town Chembur, Mumbai , Maharashtra, India
Nationality Indian
Religion Hindu
Address Sea facing flat in Juhu Tara Road, Mumbai
School St. Anthony Girls' High School, Mumbai
College St. Xavier's College, Mumbai
University of Mumbai, Mumbai
Qualification Masters degree in Sociology
Hobbies Reading, Travelling, Dancing
Marital Status Married
Debut Hindi Film - Hum Paanch (1995)
Bhalo Theko (2003, Bengali film)
Best Movies “Heyy Babyy (2007)
Kismat Connection (2008)
Ishqiya (2010)
Paa (2009)
No One Killed Jessica (2011)
The Dirty Picture (2011)
Kahaani (2012)
Kahaani 2: Durga Rani Singh (2016) among others
Salary 10 crore/film (INR)
Net Worth $15 million


Favorite Color Black, Red
Favorite Actress Shabana Azmi , Madhuri Dixit , Julie Walters , Julia Roberts , Kate Winslet
Favorite Actor Al Pacino , Morgan Freeman , Amitabh Bachchan , Shah Rukh Khan
Favorite Movie Bollywood: Gol Maal (1979)
Hollywood: Before Sunrise, Before Sunset
Favorite Place Goa, Dubai
Favorite Food Thai cuisine

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Vidya Balan

  • In 2011, she won the National Film Award for the film The Dirty Picture.
  • Vidya began her acting career with the popular comedy show " Hum Panch" by Ekta Kapoor in 1995.
  • In 2014, Vidya was awarded the Padma Shri.
  • Vidya was appointed to be a member of the Indian Central Film Certification Board in August 2017 to certify the films for theatre exhibitions.
  • South Indian actress Priyamani is her second cousin.
  • Her father, P. R. Balan, is vice president of ETC Channel.
  • She has won the Critics Award for Best Actress for Ishqiya in 2010.
  • She married to Sidharth Roy Kapoor who is the Managing Director of The Walt Disney Company India.
  • Usually she talks to her husband and her family in Bangla language

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