September 26, 2022

Zaira Wasim (Actress) Biography, Age, Height, Weight, Boyfriend, Family, Caste, Wiki & More

Updated On : October 6, 2021

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Short Biography

Zaira Wasim was born on 23-10-2000 in Srinagar in the state of Jammu and Kashmir, India. She is an Indian Film Actress & Model who is known for her work in Bollywood movies.

Other Name: Zaira, Boo, Zai
Other Professions: Model
Appearance: Bollywood

Zaira Wasim Complete Bio & Career

Zaira Wasim was born and raised in Srinagar. She was an intelligent student and scored over 92 percent in her 10th board exams. She came to reckoning after she was cast to play the young Geeta Phogat in the much-acclaimed film Dangal. Her performance won her National Award and various other awards as well. Post this film she started getting awards from various producers, however decided to pick and choose.
After having a successful stint in Dangal, she was again cast alongside Aamir Khan in Advait Chandan's musical drama film Secret Superstar. This movie too was a huge hit and she won a lot of accolades for her performance in the film. Along with success, she was also surrounded by controversy as well. She was criticized severely for cutting her hair for the role in the film Dangal. In 2017, she was harassed mid-air by a passenger on her flight from Delhi to Mumbai. In 2019, she announced that she will be retiring from films as this comes from her religion. She was heavily criticized for her statement and was not taken well by various artists from the film industry. She was last seen in the Bollywood film The Sky is Pink.
After around two years in Oct 2021,  she shared her picture in Burkha on her Instagram account, with the title line "Peace mercy and blessings of almighty Allah on you Zaira".

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Zaira Wasim Family, Relatives and Other Relations

She was born to Zahid Wasim and Zarqa Wasim. She has a brother named Zoraiz Wasim.

Life's Important Dates Of Zaira Wasim

Body Measurements

Breast Size 33
Waist Size 28
Hip Size 34
Body Figure 33-28-34
Skin Colour Fair
Eye Colour Dark Brown
Hair Colour Black

Personal Info

Home Town Srinagar
Nationality Indian
Religion Islam
Address Srinagar, India
School St. Paul's International Academy, Sonwar
Jammu's Heritage School, Jamuu & Kashmir
College N/A
Qualification N/A
Hobbies Dancing and Playing with her cat
Marital Status Unmarried
Debut Film - Dangal (2016)
Best Movies Dangal (2016), Secret Superstar (2017), and The Sky Is Pink (2019)
Salary N/A
Net Worth N/A
Official Website N/A


Favorite Color Green and Black
Favorite Player Geeta Phogat
Favorite Sport Cricket and Wrestling
Favorite Actress Priyanka Chopra
Favorite Actor Aamir Khan
Favorite Film Director Shonali Bose
Favorite Singer Shreya Ghoshal , Monali Thakur , Ed Sheeran
Favorite Food Rojan Josh

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Zaira Wasim

  • She stayed at Aamir Khan's old flat along for 6 months with Fatima Sana Sheikh and Sanya Malhotra when they were preparing for the film Dangal.
  • She has also appeared in commercials of Tata Sky and Microsoft Lumia.
  • She can play the guitar very well.
  • She has been felicitated with the National Child Awards for her achievements in education, sports, music, and arts.
  • She decided to retire from films post the release of her film The Sky is Pink citing religious reasons.
  • She was called as Kashmiri Youth Icon by the former Chief Minister of J&K, Mehbooba Mufti.

Zaira Wasim Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

21 years, 11months, 3 days old age Zaira Wasim will turn 22 on 23 October, 2022. Only 26 days, 10 hours,40 minutes has left for her next birthday.

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