Smriti Irani Biodata and Biography
|Name||Smriti Zubin Irani|
TV Actress & Producer
|Height||in centimeters : 170cm
in meters : 1.7 m
in feet : 5'7"
|Weight||in kilograms : 82 kg
in pounds : 181 lbs
|Date-Of-Birth||23 Mar, 1976|
Smriti Irani’s Childhood and Family
Smriti was born on 23 March, 1976. Her mother Shibani Bagchi is a Bangali and her father Ajay Kumar Malhotra is a Punjabi Khatri. She is eldest in 3 sisters. She does not has any brother. Smriti’s grandfather was in Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS), So Smriti was also a member of RSS from her childhood. She passed her 12th class from Holy Child Auxilium School in New Delhi. After 12th, She got admission in School of open learning at University of Delhi.
There is some controversy about Smriti’s Education. In 2004, Smriti said she has done B.A. from Delhi University. But in 2011 and 2014, she said her highest education qualification was B. Com part 1 from School of Open Learning at University of Delhi.
Smriti Irani Measurments
Smriti Irani Residence
|Birth Place||Mumbai, Maharashtra|
|Home Town||Mumbai, Maharashtra|
Smriti Irani’s Age and Height
Smriti is 42 years old now. Her height is 5 feet 7 inches.
Smriti Irani’s Relationship, Husband and Children
We don’t know about Smriti’s boyfriend and extra affairs, She is married to a Businessman.She has one son and one daughter and one step daughter.
Smriti Irani Education School and College
|School||Holy Child Auxilium School, New Delhi|
|College||University of Delhi,Delhi|
|Other Qualification||Not Known|
Smriti Irani Family and Relatives
|Father||Mr. Ajay Kr. Malhotra (Punjabi Khatri)|
|Mother||Smt. Shibani Bagchi (Bangali)|
(Eldest in 3 sisters)
|Husband||Zubin Irani (Businessman)|
|Son||Zohr Irani (Born in 2001)|
|Daughter||Zoish Irani (Born in 2003)
Shanelle Irani (Step Daughter)
Smriti Irani Favourites
|Favourite Politician||Narendra Modi|
|Favourite Food||Gujrati Cuisines, Tea, Coffee|
Smriti’s Acting Career
After doing a song with Mika Singh in 1998, She debut in TV series AATISH and Hum Hai Kal Aaj aur Kalin 2000, both serials aired on Star Plus.
Here is a list of all her series
- Kyuki saas bhi kabhi bahu thi (2000 – 2008)
- Thodi si zameen (2006 – 2007)
- Virrudh (2007 – 2008)
- Kya Haadsa Kya Haqeeqat (2002 – 2004)
- Waaris (2008)
- Teen Bahuraniyan (2007 – 2009)
- Maniben.com (2009 – 2010)
- Ek thi Naayka (2013)
- Ramayan (2001)
She has won many awards. In 2000, she won th elead role of Tulsi Virani in Kyuki saas bhi kabhi bahu thi. She holds the record of winning five consecutive Indian Television Academy Award for Best Actress – Popular, Four Indian Telly Awards.
List of Awards
- Indian Television Academy Awards ( 6 times)
- Indian Telly Awards (3 times)
- Garv Indian TV Awards
- In 2004, Smriti’s educational degree became controversial because in 2004 she said she had degree in BA while in 2004 she claimed she have degree in commerce.
- Media criticized her for not taking appropriate action in the suicide case of a Dalit student of Hyderabad University.
- In 2014, Irani make a decision to replace German with Sanskrit as third language in Kendriya Vidyalayas. And she was criticized for her action.
- A number of bureaucrats left her ministry citing her high-handed way of functioning.
Some Lesser Known Facts About Smriti Irani
- In 1998 Miss India Contest, Irani was one of the finalists.
- Does Smriti Smoke? = No
- Does Smriti drink? = No
- Her mother was a member of Jana Sangh.
- Irani worked at the Mc Donalds in Bandra, Mumbai as a waitress.
- She appeared in a song of the album “Saawan Mein Lag Gayi Aag” with Mika Singh in 1998.