Farida Jalal Age, Husband, Children, Biography & More

Real Name Farida Jalal
Nickname Not Known
Profession Actress
Physical Stats & More
Height in centimeters- 152 cm
in meters- 1.52 m
in Feet Inches- 5’
Weight in Kilograms- 68 kg
in Pounds- 150 lbs
Eye Colour Dark Brown
Hair Colour Salt & Pepper
Personal Life
Date of Birth 14 March 1949
Age (as in 2016) 67 Years
Birth Place New Delhi, India
Zodiac sign/Sun sign Pisces
Nationality Indian
Hometown New Delhi, India
School St Joseph’s Convent , Panchgani, Maharashtra
College Not Known
Educational Qualification Not Known
Debut Film:– Taqdeer (1967)
TV:– Yeh Jo Hai Zindagi (1984)
Family Father– Not Known
Mother– Not Known
Brother– Khalid
Sister– N/A
Religion Islam
Hobbies Watching Movies, Dancing
Favourite Things
Favourite Actress Meena Kumari
Favourite Colour White, Pink, Grey
Boys, Affairs and More
Marital Status Married
Affairs/Boyfriends Late Tabrez Barmavar (Actor)Farida Jalal Husband Tabrez Barmavar
Husband/Spouse Late Tabrez Barmavar (Actor) (m. 1978–2003)
Marriage Date Year-1978
Children Son– Yaseen Jalal

Farida Jalal

 Some Lesser Known Facts About Farida Jalal

  • She does not smoke.
  • She does not drink alcohol.
  • She has done her work in the films of Hindi.
  • In a Young Talent Contest held by United Picture Producer she held in it which is sponsored by Filmfare.
  • Her parents get divorced after her birth. She born in New Delhi.
  • Her career started in the year 1967 and her first film was Taqdeer and till now she has acted in around 200 Indian films.
  • She has played the role of as a mother starting from the year 1990s.
  • She has also done acting in many type of serials of sas bahu.
  •  She has also hosted the 50th Filmfare Awards with Saif Ali khan and Sonali which was held in the city of Mumbai.
  • She was the victim of a death hoax in 2017.
  • She has also married her co actor Tabrez Barmavar and also has a son whose name is Jeevanrekha. Her husband is also having a detergent factory in Bangalore.
  • In her lifetime, she has received around 5 filmfare awards and many more awards for the best supporting Actress.
  •  She is a trained Kathak dancer.
  • She has successfully transitioned to numerous shows on Indian television alongside her work in films. Some of her notable works are the sitcom Yeh Jo Hai ZindagiDekh Bhai DekhShararat and Ammaji Ki Galli. She was seen in the soap opera Satrangi Sasural on channel Zee TV portraying the role of Gomti Vatsal a.k.a. Dadi Maa.
  • During the 1990s, Jalal had a part in many major hits in India, among them Raja HindustaniKuch Kuch Hota HaiDil To Pagal HaiKaho Naa… Pyaar HaiKabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham… and Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge, for which she won a Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actress. In 1995. Farida Jalal played the lead in film Mammo. The film won the National Film Award for Best Feature Film in Hindi. Jalal won the Filmfare Critics Award for Best Performance .She acted in many television serials, such as in the hit sitcom, Dekh Bahi Dekh.
  • In 2005, she co-hosted the 50th Filmfare Awards alongside Saif Ali Khan and Sonali Bendre, in Mumbai. In 2008, she made a special appearance in the Punjabi film Yaariyan. Recently, she appeared in the soap opera Balika Vadhu.


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