Zaira Wasim Height Weight Bra Size Age Biography Family Wiki Net Worth, Affairs, Marriage & much more. Zaira Wasim (born 23 October 2000) is an Indian actress of Kashmiri origin who works in Hindi films. The recipient of numerous accolades, including a Filmfare Award and a National Film Award, Wasim was honoured with National Child Award for Exceptional Achievement by Ram Nath Kovind, the President of India, at a ceremony in New Delhi in 2017.
Wasim made her film debut with the role of wrestler Geeta Phogat in the biographical sports film Dangal (2016), which emerged as the highest grossing Indian film, grossing more than ₹2,000 crore (US$290 million) worldwide. She rose to prominence by starring as a aspiring singer in the musical drama Secret Superstar (2017), which also ranks among the highest-grossing Indian films. Her performances in both films earned her critical acclaim as well as several awards, including the National Film Award for Best Supporting Actress for the former and the Filmfare Critics Award for Best Actress for the latter.
Wasim was born to a Muslim family in Kashmir, India to Zahid and Zarqa Wasim. Her father works as an Executive Manager in Srinagar and her mother is a teacher. She completed tenth grade from St. Paul’s International Academy in Sonwar Bagh, Srinagar for which she scored 92 percent in her Board examinations. She is presently a 12th-grade student in the Humanities stream in Jammu’s Heritage School under Central Board of Secondary Education.
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In June 2015, Wasim was signed by director Nitesh Tiwari to make her film debut with the biographical sports film Dangal (2016). Principal photography of the film began in September 2015 and she finished her part in December the same year. The film, which narrated the story of pehlwani amateur wrestler Mahavir Singh Phogat (Aamir Khan) who trains his two daughters Geeta (Wasim) and Babita (Suhani Bhatnagar) to become India’s first world-class female wrestlers, received positive reviews from critics and emerged as the highest-grossing Indian film worldwide, earning more than ₹20 billion (US$290 million) worldwide. For her performance, Wasim received positive comments as well as several awards, including the National Film Award for Best Supporting Actress and a nomination for the Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut.
As of March 2019, Wasim has completed shooting for The Sky Is Pink, the biopic of motivational speaker Aisha Chaudhary, a 19-year-old girl who died due to the disease of pulmonary fibrosis. Co-starring Priyanka Chopra and Farhan Akhtar, the film is set to theatrically release in India on October 11, 2019.
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|Dangal||2016||Geeta Phogat||Nitesh Tiwari||National Film Award for Best Supporting Actress|
Nominated –Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut
|Secret Superstar||2017||Insiya Malik||Advait Chandan||Filmfare Critics Award for Best Actress|
Nominated –Filmfare Award for Best Actress
|The Sky Is Pink||2019||Aisha Chaudhary||Shonali Bose||Post Production|