Asha Parekh Wiki, Age, Biography, Husband, Affairs, Family & More

Asha Parekh Wiki, Age, Biography, Husband, Affairs, Family & More. Asha Parekh is an Indian Film Actress, Film Producer, and Dancer. Asha Parekh was born 2 October 1942 in Bombay, Bombay Presidency, British India.

Asha Parekh father Bachubhai Parekh and her mother Sudha Parekh. Asha Parekh is currently Unmarried. she had an affair with Nasir Hussain, Filmmaker & Rumored.

Asha Parekh Wiki
Asha Parekh Wiki

Asha Parekh Age 76 Years Old. Asha Parekh Height 5 ft 3 in approx. 161 cm and Weight 62 Kg approx. 137 Pounds. Her Body Measurements 34-24-35 Inches. Asha Parekh Bra Size 34B, Waist 24 Inches, and Hip 35 Inches. Her Shoe Size 8 (US) and Dress Size 4 (US). Asha Parekh Hair Color Black and Eye Color Dark Brown. Her Star Sign Libra and Religion is Hinduism. 

Asha Parekh is a Very popular Bollywood Film Actress. She was super-hit on her time in 1959s to 1973s. Asha Parekh is awarded by Padma Shri by The Government of India. She established herself as one of the most successful and influential Bollywood Actresses of All Time. She was made her screen debut in 1952 Hindi Movie Maa.

Asha Parekh Wiki
Asha Parekh Wiki

Asha Parekh Wiki, Age, Biography, Husband, Affairs, Family & More

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Actress Name Asha Parekh
Nickname Asha
Profession Actress, Model
Age(as in 2018) 76 Years
Date of Birth 2 October 1942
Birthplace Bombay, Bombay Presidency, British India
Nationality Indian
Sun Sign Libra
School Not Available
College Not Available
Educational Qualification Not Available
Debut Film Maa (1952)
Height & Weight
Height in Centimeters 161 cm
Height in Meters 1.61 m
Height in Feet-Inches 5′ 1″
Weight in Kilograms 62 Kg
Weight in Pounds 137 lbs
Body Measurements
Body Measurements 34-24-35 Inches
Bra Size 34B
Waist Size 24 Inches
Hip Size 35 Inches
Shoe Size 8 (US)
Dress Size 4 (US)
Hair Color Black
Eye Color Dark Brown
School Not Known
College Not Known
Educational Qualification Not Known
Debut Hindi Film: Aasmaan, 1952 (as Child Artist)
Dil Deke Dekho, 1959 (as Lead Role)
Gujarati Film: Akhand Saubhagyavati (1963)
Punjabi Film: Kankan De Ohle (1971)
Kannada Film: Sharavegada Saradara (1989)
TV Director: Jyoti (Gujarati serial of the early 1990s)
Awards • In 1971, won Filmfare Best Actress Award for Kati Patang.
• In 1992, awarded Padma Shre by the Government of India.
• In 2002, awarded Filmfare Lifetime Achievement Award.
Family Father– Bachubhai Parekh
Mother– Sudha Parekh
Sister– N/A
Brother– N/A
Religion Jainism (Father), Islam (Mother)
Address Azad Road, Juhu, Mumbai
Hobbies Dancing, Doing Yoga
Controversies During her tenure as the President of the Cine Artists’ Association, she was criticized for censoring films; especially not giving clearance to Shekhar Kapur’s Elizabeth.
Favorite Things
Favorite Actor Shammi Kapoor, Dev Anand
Favorite Actress Waheeda Rahman, Helen, Saira Bano
Favorite Director Bimal Roy
Favorite Dance Teacher Bansilal Bharati
Favorite Singer Asha Bhosle
Boys, Affairs and More
Marital Status Unmarried
Affairs/Boyfriends Nasir Hussain, Film Maker (Rumored)
Husband N/A
Children None
Money Factor
Net Worth Not Known

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Some Lesser Known Facts About Asha Parekh Wiki

  • Does Asha Parekh smoke?: Not Known
  • Does Asha Parekh drink alcohol?: Not Known
  • She is an ardent follower of Sai Baba.
  • She started performing stage shows at an early age.
  • She was born in a middle-class Gujarati Jain family in Mumbai.
  • Her father was from Paldi near Pirana Ahmedabad in Gujarat.
  • Her father was a Jain while her mother was a Muslim.
  • After doing a couple of child roles, she quit acting to resume her schooling.
  • Being the only child of her parents, she was the pivot of her parents’ lives.
  • Her mother, Sudha Parekh, enrolled her in classical dance classes at an early age.
  • She was cast by Nasir Hussain in six more of his films.
  • She was also associated with Nasir Hussain as a distributor of his films for 21 years.
  • She started her film career as a child artist with the 1952 film ‘Aasmaan’ in which her screen name was Baby Asha Parekh.
  • At a stage function, Bimal Roy saw her dance and cast her at the age of twelve in the 1954 film ‘Baap Beti.’
  • At the age of 16, she tried to make her debut as a heroine. However; she was rejected by Vijay Bhatt in his 1959 film ‘Goonj Uthi Shehnai,’ citing she was not a star material. Precisely 8 days later, Nasir Hussain cast her in his film ‘Dil Deke Dekho’ opposite Shammi Kapoor, which made her a huge star.
    Asha Parekh Wiki
    Asha Parekh Wiki
  • She became a symbol of glamor girl, excellent dancer, and tomboy in most of her films. However, she also did serious roles in 3 of her favorite films- ‘Do Badan’ (1966), ‘Chirag’ (1969), and ‘Main Tulsi Tere Aangan Ki’ (1978).
  • She did 3 Gujarati Language films including ‘Akhand Saubhagyavati’ (1963), which became a huge hit.
  • She also acted in a few Punjabi Language films including ‘Kankan De Ohle’ (1971) opposite Dharmendra and the hit Kannada film- Sharavegada Saradara (1989).
  • After playing the lead roles in the films, she started playing the supporting roles of Bhabhi (sister-in-law) and Mother. However; she described it as the ‘awkward phase’ of her career.
  • She founded a production company called ‘Akruti’ and produced serials like ‘Baaje Payal,’ Palash Ke Phool,’ ‘Kora Kagaz,’ and a comedy serial ‘Daal Me Kaala.’
  • After her mother’s death, Asha sold her bungalow and shifted into a smaller house to take care of her ailing father who passed away later.
  • At present, she concentrates on her dance academy called ‘Kara Bhavan’ and the Asha Parekh Hospital (named in her honor) in Santa Cruz, Mumbai.
  • From 1994 to 2000, she remained President of the Cine Artists’ Association.
  • In 2008, she judged a Reality Show ‘Tyohaar Dhamaaka on the 9X Channel.
  • She remained unmarried throughout her life. However; in an interview, she revealed that she had a longtime boyfriend but declined to explain the relationship.
  • In 2017, her autobiography titled ‘The Hit Girl’ (co-written by Khalid Mohammed) was released by Salman Khan. 
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    Asha Parekh Wiki

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