Fatima Sana Shaikh is an Indian actress who works in Bollywood movies. She was born on 11 January 1992 in Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India. She got huge fame from Bollywood Blockbuster movie Dangal. Fatima plays the role of Geeta Phogat in Aamir Khan film Dangal. She first appeared in Bollywood film as a child artist in Chachi 420.
Fatima Sana Shaikh Career
Shaikh began her film career with the 1997 film Chachi 420, playing the role of ‘Bharti’ (Jaiprakash Paswan’s daughter).
In 2001, she appeared in One 2 Ka 4, which starred Shah Rukh Khan and Juhi Chawla. In 2008, she played the role of Zoya in the Indian drama film Tahaan. Fatima worked in the comedy film Bittoo Boss (2012), the romantic film Akaash Vani (2013) and Nitesh Tiwari’s biographical sports film Dangal (2016). She has also starred in Thugs of Hindostan with Amitabh Bachchan, Aamir Khan, and Katrina Kaif. She earned the award of Best Actor-Female in 2017 for Bollywood Movie Dangal.
Fatima Sana Shaikh education
She did her schooling from St. Xavier High School, Mumbai. She has graduated from Mithibai College of Mumbai.
Fatima Sana Shaikh Family, Caste, Boyfriend
Fatima Sana belongs to a Brahmin family and follows Islam religion. Although she was born in Hyderabad and brought up in Mumbai her family roots are from Jammu. Her father, Vipan Sharma is a Hindu and belongs to Jammu, whereas her mother, Raj Tabbasum is a Muslim lady from Srinagar. In the 1980s, her father shifted to Mumbai and got married to Raj Tabassum there. Fatima Sana is unmarried as of now. In 2015, after a long struggle,
she got the opportunity for Dangal after almost six rounds of the audition.
Fatima Sana Shaikh Physical appearance
Fatima Sana Shaikh is 5′ 7′′ tall and weighs around 51 kg and measurement is 33-25-33. She has dark brown eyes and her hair colour is black.
Fatima Sana Shaikh Biography
|Name||Fatima Sana Shaikh|
|Famous For||Dangal(Bollywood Movie)|
|Debut Movie||Chachi 420 (1997)|
|Debut Tv Show||Agle Janam Mohe Bitiya Hi Kijo|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height (approx.)||centimeters-168 |
feet inches-5 feet 6 Inch
|Weight (approx.)||in kilograms-51 kg|
|Eye Colour||Dark Brown|
|Date of Birth||11 January 1992|
|Birth Palace||Hyderabad, Telangana, India|
|Age||27 Years(As in 2019)|
|Residence||Mumbai, Maharastra, India|
|Star Sign/Zodiac Sign||Capricorn|
|Hometown||Mumbai, Maharastra, India|
|Hobbies||photography, Dancing, reading|
|Educational & Qualification|
|School||St. Xavier High School, Mumbai|
|College/University||Mithibai College, Mumbai|
|Relationships & More|
|Husband / Affairs(Boyfriend)||Not Known|
|Favourite Actor||Shahrukh Khan|
|Favourite Actress||Deepika Padukone, Priyanka Chopra, Preity Zinta|
|Favourite Food||Chicken, Kebabs, Mutton Biryani|
|Favourite Films||American Psycho(Hollywood)|
|Favourite Books||Many lives, Many Masters by Brian Weiss, Only Love Is Real by Brian Weiss|
|Source of Income & Net Worth and Car Collection|
|Net worth||$1.7 Million(Approx)|
|Income Source||Acting, Advertisement|
Some Lesser Known Facts about Fatima Sana Shaikh
- in April 2015, she auditioned for Dangal, and after 6 rounds she got selected.
- Fatima Sana Shaikh started acting as a child artist in the film Chachi 420.
- In early 2015, Fatima Sana Shaikh almost gave up her acting dreams for cinematography, because she was jobless for the last 3 years.
- She is also an artist. Her drawings and sketching are worth watching.
- Fatima Sana Shaikh is a great photographer. She has worked as a photographer in a studio.
- During rehearsing for a wrestling scene for Dangal, she misjudged the timing and got fractured her ankle.