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

Zaira Wasim

Zaira Wasim

Zaira Wasim Height, Weight, Age, Family, Biography

Real Name Zaira Wasim
Nickname Zai, Boo
Profession Actress
Famous Role Geeta Phogat in Dangal (2016)
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.) in centimeters- 155 cm
in meters- 1.55 m
in Feet Inches- 5′ 1″
Weight (approx.) in Kilograms- 50 Kg
in Pounds- 110 lbs
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Black
Personal Life
Date of Birth 23 October 2000
Age (as in 2018) 19 Years
Birth Place Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir
Zodiac sign/Sun sign Scorpio
Nationality Indian
Hometown Hawal, Downtown, Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir, India
School St. Paul’s International Academy, Sonwar, Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir, India
Jammu’s Heritage School, Jammu and Kashmir, India
College N/A
Educational Qualifications Currently studying in class XIth
Debut Film Debut: Dangal (2016)
Family Father– Zahid Wasim (Executive manager of Jammu and Kashmir Bank)
Mother– Zarqa Wasim (a Teacher)
Sister– N/A
Brother– Zoraiz Wasim
Religion Islam
Hobbies Breaking things, Listening songs, Sleeping, Reading, Hanging out with friends, Playing with her pet cat
Favourite Things
Favourite Song Jealous by Labrinth
Favourite Singer Ed Sheeran
Favourite Colour Black
Boys, Affairs and More
Marital Status Unmarried
Affairs/Boyfriends Not Known

Facts About Zaira Wasim

  • She competed among thousands of girls for the role of “Geeta Phogat”, daughter of “Mahavir Singh Phogat” (Aamir Khan) in the film Dangal.
  • She had social anxiety and self-esteem issues before she started her acting career.
  • She did a vigorous training for playing the role of a wrestler.
  • Zaira, along with Fatima Sana Sheikh, Sanya Malhotra, Suhani Bhatnagar stayed at Aamir Khan’s old apartment in Mumbai for 6 months while they were preparing for the film.
  • In 2015, she appeared in Microsoft Lumia & Tata Sky advertisements.
  • She currently studies at 10th standard.
  • Her parents were against her decision to act in the film but Zaira’s school principal convinced them for letting Zaira work in the film.
  • She is of half Kashmiri and half Punjabi descent.
  • She can play guitar very well.
  • She is a cat lover.
  • She said in an interview that she is very shy in nature and has a limited number of friends. She loves doing destructive things, breaking things and has some weird likings like turbulent flights, wind turbines & earthquakes.
  • In November 2017, she won The National Child Awards for Exceptional Achievement for her extraordinary abilities in fields such as academics, culture, arts, sports, music etc. in the age group of 5-18 years.

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Updated: November 23, 2017 — 7:22 pm

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