Ayesha Takia | Family, Wedding Pics, Age, Biography, Education, Height, Scandal, Weight, Husband, Wiki & More
Born: April 10, 1986 (age 31), Mumbai, India
Height: 1.65 m
Spouse: Farhan Azmi (m. 2009)
Parents: Faridah Takia, Nishith Takia
Ayesha Takia (born 10 April 1986) is an Indian former actress who appeared in Bollywood films. She made her film debut in Taarzan: The Wonder Car for which she won the Filmfare Best Debut Award in 2004. Her notable films also include Dor (2006), for which she won the Screen Award for Best Actress (Critics), and Wanted (2009)
Ayesha Takia was born in Mumbai to a Gujarati Hindu father and Muslim mother. She is an alumni of St Anthony’s Girls High School, Chembur
Real Name Ayesha Takia
Profession Actress, Model
Physical Stats & More
Height in centimeters- 165 cm
in meters- 1.65 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 5”
Weight (approx.) in Kilograms- 63 kg
in Pounds- 139 lbs
Eye Colour Brown
Hair Colour Black
Date of Birth 10 April 1986
Age (as in 2016) 30 Years
Birth Place Mumbai
Zodiac sign/Sun sign Aries
Hometown Chembur, Mumbai
School St. Anthony’s school, Mumbai
Educational Qualifications High School
Debut Taarzan: The Wonder Car (2004)
Family Father- Nishit Takia
Mother- Faridah Takia
Ayesha Takia with her family
Ethnicity Gujarati, British and Maharashtrian
Hobbies Reading, listening to music, watching movies, dancing, traveling
Favourite Pakistani Artists Ghulam Ali and Abeeda Parveen
Favourite Movies Lamhe (1991), Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam (1999) and Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge (1995).
Favourite Brands Mango, Zara, Diesel, FCUK, Guess and G-star
Favourite Food Indian and Italian (Pizza, Pasta, wonton Soups, Vada Paav, salads) and
Chinese Hakka Noodles
Favourite Pet Cats
Favourite Music Hip-hop, Techno, Trance, Soft rock, Rock, Ghazal, Sufi, Hindi Film Songs
Favourite Actors Bollywood: Aamir Khan, Amitabh Bachchan, and Shah Rukh Khan
Hollywood: Johnny Depp
Favourite Actresses Priyanka Chopra, Rani Mukerji, Sridevi
Favourite Director Sanjay Leela Bhansali
Favourite Perfumes 212 Sexy by Carolina Herrera, Armani Code by Giorgio Armani, Cherie by Christian Dior, and True Star by Tommy Hilfiger
Boys, Affairs and More
Marital Status Married
Affairs/Boyfriends Sidharth Koirala (Actor)
Ashmit Patel (Actor)
Farhan Azmi (Entrepreneur)
Husband/Spouse Farhan Azmi
Children Son- Mikail Azmi
Ayesha with her son Mikail Azmi
Net Worth $10 million
Cars BMW 7 Series and Honda City
Some Lesser Known Facts About Ayesha Takia
Her first appearance was for an ad, promoting the popular health drink Complan. She was part of their signature ad with Bollywood actor Shahid Kapoor in “I’m a Complan boy, I”m a Complan girl”.
Her next milestone was appearing in Falguni Pathak’s video song Meri Chunar udd udd jaye in 2000, which caught a lot of attention among the masses and it brought initial fame to Ayesha.
She also appeared in a remix song Nahin Nahin Abhi Nahin. It was the era of remixes in India then and this song’s popularity brought her in the limelight. She soon started to receive offers for Bollywood movies.
Takia’s debut was supposed to be with the movie Socha Na Tha but due to delays in its production, Taarzan: The Wonder Car was released first.
Apart from Hindi movies, she has also worked in Telugu movies.
Ayesha showed her bold and ethical side when she condemned her politician father-in-law, Samajwadi Party MLA Abu Azmi’s opinion on punishing the rape victims too!
She’s declared herself vegan in a public statement when she appeared in an ad for PETA India.
She was on the “Most Desirable Woman of India” list in 2006.
An ardent cat lover, Ayesha had a cat named Morrison.
When Takia was not married to her now husband Farhan Azmi, she paid a nice gesture to him by keeping Ramadan for the whole month. Now she is a converted Muslim after marrying him.
If she wasn’t an actress, she would have been a travel show host as she loves to travel and be in front of the camera.
For her fitness, she does aerobics, yoga and meditation.
Ayesha always asks the producers to refrain from intimate scenes and requests to put the clause in the contract.
She once turned down a role in the Hollywood movie- “A Knight With The King”.
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