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Vidya Balan Biography

Vidya Balan Biography

Vidya Balan full name is  Vidya P. Balan. She is an Indian actress of Bollywood industry. Vidya Balan was born on 1 January 1979 in Poothamkurussy, Puthur, Palakkad, Kerala, India. she is 40 years old (In age 2018). Her father, P. R. Balan, is the executive vice-president of Digicable and her mother, Saraswathy Balan, is a homemaker. Her elder sister name is Priya Balan and her second cousin Priyamani is an actress. Vidya grew up childhood in the rural neighborhood of Chembur, Mumbai and went to St. Anthony Girls’ High School. She attended St. Xavier’s College to pursue a bachelor’s degree in sociology and later earned a master’s degree from the University of Mumbai.

Vidya Balan Career Life:- 

She starts her career by the Bengali film Bhalo Theko which released in 2003. The director of this film was Goutam Halder and she got the Anandalok Puraskar Best Actress award. The turning moment in her career came when she acted in the Hindi film Parineeta in 2005. This film brought her enormous accomplishment after which there was no thinking back for Vidya. 2009 to 2011 was the golden period of Vidya’s career when she acted in films like Paa (2009), Ishqiya (2010), The Dirty Picture (2011), and No One Killed Jessica (2011). Besides acting in the film, Vidya promotes humanitarian causes and supports charitable institutions, children’s education and the empowerment of women. In March 2011, she endorsed the World Wildlife Fund’s Earth Hour campaign in India. she was the youngest recipient of the award.

Vidya Balan Upcoming Movie List:-

  • N.T.R: Mahanayakudu

Vidya Balan All Movie List:-

The Dirty Picture, Tumhari Sulu, Kahani, Hamari Adhuri Kahani, Begum Jaan, Parineeta, Bhool Bhulaiyaa, Ishqiya, Kahaani 2, Kismat Konnection, Paa, Heyy Babyy, No One Killed Jessica, Ghanchakkar, Bobby Jasoos, Shaadi Ke Side Effects, N.T.T, Guru, Halla Bol, Te3n, Bhalo Theko, Lage Raho Munna Bhai, Eklavya: The Royal Guard, Urumi: The Warriors Who Wanted to Kill Vasco Da Gama, Salaam-E-Ishq, Ferrari Ki Sawaari, Mahabharat.

Vidya Balan Biography

Real Name
Vidya P. Balan
Nickname
Vidya
Profession
Actress

Physical Stats:

Height (approx.):
in centimeters- 163 cm
in meters- 1.63 m
in Feet-Inches- 5’4″
Weight (approx.):
in Kilograms- 70 kg
in Pounds- 154 lbs
Body Measurements (approx.):
Chest: 35 Inches
Waist: 30 inches
Biceps: 14 Inches
Eye Colour:
Dark Brown
Hair Colour:
Black

Personal Life

Date of Birth:                            
1 January 1978
Age (as in 2018):
40
Birth Place:
Poothamkurussy, Puthur, Palakkad, Kerala, India
Zodiac sign:
Capricorn
Nationality:
Indian
Hometown:
Chembur, Mumbai, Maharastra, India
School:

St. Anthony Girls High School, Mumbai

College:
St. Xavier’s College, Mumbai University of Mumbai, Mumbai
Educational Qualifications:
Masters degree in Sociology
Religion:
Hinduism
Marital Status
Married
Marriage Date
December 14, 2012
Family
Father: P. R. Balam

Mother: Saraswathy Balan

Sister: Priya Balam

Husband: Siddharth Roy Kapur

Sons: N/A

Daughter: N/A

Best Friends
Hobbies
Reading, Playing
Likes & Dislikes
Like: Good thing

Dislikes: Bad thing

Favourite Thinks

Favorite Food
Thai cuisine
Favorite Actor
Amitabh Bachchan, Shah Rukh Khan
Favorite Actress
Madhuri Dixit, Shabana Azmi
Favorite TV Show
Big Boss
Favorite Sports
N/A
Favorite Athlete
N/A
Favorite Colour
Red

Facts About

  • Does Vidya Balan smoke?::- No
  • Does Vidya Balan drink alcohol?::-
  • She did a role as one of the four-five girls of the famous television show, ‘Hum Panch’, before entering Bollywood.
  • Actor Aditya Roy Kapur and Kunaal Roy Kapur are her brothers-in-law.
  • Vidya Balan was very popular with her advertisements in households, even before acting in movies.
  • She can speak English, Tamil, Malayalam, Bengali, and Hindi fluently.