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Biography for Ayesha Takia

Ayesha Takia

Birthdate: 10 April 1986

Birth Place: Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.

Height in feet: 5 feet 5 Inches

Eye Color: Brown

Sun Sign: Aries

Occupation: Model, Bollywood Actress

Marital Status: Married

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Ayesha Takia was born on April 10, 1986 in Mumbai, Maharashtra. She comes from a mixed family, She speaking in English, Hindi and Telugu.


St. Anthony's High School, but never went to college because she started to work when she turned sixteen.

Family Background

Her father, Nishit, is Gujarati, and her mother, Faridah, is half British and half Maharashtrian, an Anglo-Indian Muslim. She has a younger sister named Natasha. Takia married Farhan Azmi, a restaurateur and the son of politician Abu Asim Azmi, a Samajwadi Party leader, in an Islamic Nikah ceremony.

Acting Career

She started her carrer in a music video, Falguni Pathak's "Meri Chunar Udd Udd Jaye", with Shahid Kapoor, when she was fifteen. She then appeared in the video, Shake It Daddy, Which brought her to the attention of the movie industry, and a few film offers followed. She signed a contract for "Socha Na Tha", then for Taarzan: The Wonder Car. However, delays in making Socha Na Tha meant that Taarzan released first and was therefore her "debut" film. She won the Filmfare Best Debut Award in 2004 for her performance in Taarzan: The Wonder Car.


1. Filmfare Best Female Debut Award in 2004 for Taarzan: The Wonder Car,
2. Nominated—Zee Cine Award for Best Female Debut in 2004 for Dil Maange More.
3. Nominated—Filmfare Best Actress Award (Telugu) in 2005 for Super.
4. Winner—Screen Award for Best Actress (Critics) in 2006 for Door.


Year Released Movie Role Category
2004 Taarzan: The Wonder Car Priya Rakesh Kapoor Bollywood
2004 Dil Maange More Shagun Bollywood
2004 Socha Na Tha Aditi Malhotra Bollywood
2005 Shaadi No. 1 Bhavna Bollywood
2005 Super Siri Valli Tollywood
2006 Shaadi Se Pehle Rani Bhalla Bollywood
2006 Yun Hota Toh Kya Hota Khushboo Bollywood
2006 Dor Meera Bollywood
2007 Salaam-E-Ishq Gia Bakshi Bollywood
2007 Kya Love Story Hai Kajal Mehra Bollywood
2007 Fool and Final Tina Bollywood
2007 Cash Riya Bollywood
2007 Blood Brothers Keya Bollywood
2007 No Smoking Annie Bollywood
2008 Sunday Sehar Thapar Bollywood
2008 De Taali Amrita Bollywood
2009 8 x 10 Tasveer Sheela Patel Bollywood
2009 Wanted Jahnvi Bollywood
2010 Paathshala Anjali Mathur Bollywood
2011 Mod Aranya Mahadeo Bollywood
2013 Aap Ke Liye Hum Tamanna Bollywood


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