Birthdate: 18 May 1949
Birth Place: New Delhi, New Delhi, India.
Height in feet: 5 Feet 3 Inches
Eye Color: Black
Sun Sign: Taurus
Marital Status: Married
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Farida Jalal was born on 14 Mar 1949 in New Delhi
She married an actor Tabrez Barmavar. In the year 2005, she was the co-host of the 50th “Filmfare Award” in Mumbai. Tabrez Barmavar was the husband of Farida Jalal who is passed away in 2003.
She entered the Bollywood film world in the year 1960 after winning the selection competition organized by the film magazine film fare. She was mainly accommodated in secondary roles of sister or hero’s discarded fiancée. She could never fetch a lead role as a film heroine. Later on she started getting roles of mother or grandmother or an aunt of the lead cast in the film. From 1960’s to the year 2000 Farida acted for more than 40 years. She received many awards for her roles played in films, she has more than half a dozen Best supporting actress award to her credit. Some of her acclaimed roles were in the films ‘Bobby’, Aradhana’, ‘Raja Hindustani’, Dil to Pagal Hai’, Kuch Kuch Hota Hai’, Dilwale Dhulania Le jayenge’ ‘Mammo’, ‘Kaho Na Pyaar Hai’ etc. She also has some appearance on Television shows such as ‘Dekh Bhai Deka’, and ‘Balika Vadhu’ and currently on Disney channel’s serial ‘Shararat (Thoda Jadu, Thodi Nazaakat). She recently did a role in a Punjabi film ‘yaariyan’.