Smriti Zubin Irani Biography, Height, Age, Husband, Family, & More

Smriti Zubin Irani is an Indian politician who transitioned from a career as an actress, fashion model, and television producer. She currently serves as a Member of Parliament in the Lok Sabha, representing Amethi. Smriti Irani originally gained fame as a successful TV actress before venturing into the realm of politics. Today, she is known as an actress-turned-politician and represents the Amethi Constituency in the 17th Lok Sabha (2019-2024). In this article, you’ll find a comprehensive Smriti Zubin Irani biography.

Smriti Zubin Irani Biography

Born with the name Smriti Zubin Irani, the individual we’ll discuss in this article is a multi-talented figure who has excelled as a politician and a renowned actress while making significant contributions to society. Interestingly, before venturing into the television industry, Irani worked at a McDonald’s fast-food restaurant in Bandra, as she faced challenges in securing roles in TV serials.

Family

Smriti Irani’s family background is characterized by its diversity. Her paternal heritage combines Punjabi and Maharashtra roots, while her maternal lineage traces its origins to Bengali and Assamese heritage. This rich cultural background has enabled her to converse in various Indian languages, including Hindi, Bengali, Marathi, Gujarati, and Punjabi. She is the eldest daughter of her parents, with two younger sisters. Her father, Ajay Kumar Malhotra, is of half-Punjabi and half-Maharashtra Hindu descent. Her mother, Shibani Bagchi, is Bengali-Assamese and was a member of Jana Sangh, which is the right-wing faction of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS). Smriti Irani’s family ties also extend to her grandfather’s association with the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh.

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Personal Information

Real Name Smriti Malhotra
Nickname AKA Smriti
DOB (Date of Birth) 23 March 1976
Age 47 Years
Birth Place New Delhi
Zodiac Sign Aries
Nationality Indian
Hometown New Delhi, India
Religion Hinduism

Education/Qualifications

School Holy Child Auxilium School, New Delhi
College School of Open Learning, University of Delhi
University School of Open Learning, University of Delhi

Physical Stats

Height

Feet & Inches 5’ 7”
Meter 1.70 m
Centimeters 170 cm
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Black
Figure Measurements 35-28-38

Family Information

Father Name Ajay Kumar Malhotra
Mother Name Shibani Bagchi
Brothers N/A
Sisters N/A
Husband Zubin Irani (Businessman)
Children Son- Zohr Irani (Born in 2001), Daughters- Zoish Irani (Born in 2003), Shanelle Irani (stepdaughter) (married to Arjun Bhalla)

Affairs

Boyfriend Zubin Irani (Businessman)

Profession

Profession Actress, Model, Politician
Net Worth $1 Million USD

Favorites

Color Blue
Food Macher Jhol Bhaat, Tomato Chutney, Jhinge Posto, Aloo Bhajaa, Ilish Machh Shorshe Diye, Pizza, Chocolates
Drink Whiskey Sour
Actor/Actress Rekha, Hema Malini, Dharmendra, Saif Ali Khan, Shah Rukh Khan
Songs Kishore Kumar’s Romantic
Movies  The Usual Suspects (1995)
Hobbies Doing Yoga, Listening to Music, Travelling, Playing Carrom

Age

Smriti Irani, originally named ‘Smriti Malhotra,’ was born on Tuesday, March 23, 1976, in New Delhi. She is 47 years old.

Education

Smriti Irani completed her 12th grade education and pursued the first year of a Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com) degree at the Delhi University’s School of Open Learning. However, she did not complete the full three-year degree course.

 Height and Weight

Smriti Irani is 41 years old, stands at a height of 5 feet 7 inches (170 cm), and has a weight of 82 kilograms (181 lbs).

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Early Life

Smriti Irani’s original name is Smriti Malhotra, and she was born to a diverse family. Her father, Ajay Kumar Malhotra, is of half-Punjabi and half-Maharashtra Hindu descent, whiles her mother, Shibani (née Bagchi), and is a Bengali Hindu. Smriti is the eldest of three sisters. The addition of “Irani” to her name occurred after her marriage. Smriti Irani was born on March 23, 1976, in New Delhi, into a middle-class family. She received her education at the Holy Child Auxilium School in New Delhi, which is administered by Catholic nuns.

Career

Smriti Irani has become a prominent figure in Indian politics today. Despite her initial recognition and success in the television industry, Smriti Irani has achieved equal success and popularity in politics. In 1998, she appeared in the song “Boliyan” from the album “Sawan Mein Lag Gayi Aag” alongside Mika Singh. Smriti Irani made her acting debut in 2000 with TV series like “Aatish” and “Hum Hain Kal Aaj Aur Kal,” both airing on Star Plus. Alongside her acting career, she has been actively involved in politics. She joined the BJP (Bharatiya Janata Party), one of India’s most influential political parties, in 2003. In 2002; she portrayed the iconic character Sita in Zee TV’s “Ramayan” alongside Nitish Bharadwaj.

Net Worth

Smriti Irani’s estimated net worth is approximately 7 Crores INR, equivalent to about $1 Million USD.

Television List

Show Character Year
Yeh Hai Jalwa Host 2008
Waaris Producer 2008
Virrudh Vasudha Sushant Sharma 2007–2008
Thodi Si Zameen Thoda Sa Aasmaan Uma 2006–2007
Teen Bahuraniyaan Vrinda Desai 2007–2008
Savdhaan India Host 2012
Ramayan Sita 2001–2002
Mere Apne Sharda 2007–2008
Maniben.com Maniben Jaman Kumar Patel 2009–2010
Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi Tulsi Mihir Virani 2000–2008
Kya Hadsaa Kya Haqeeqat Smriti 2001–2003
Kuch… Diiil Se Host 2003
Kavita Kavita 2000
Hum Hain Kal Aaj Aur Kal 2000
Ek Thhi Naayka Swati 2013
Aatish Younger twin sister 1999

Theatre projects List

Character Projects Language
Sargam Kuch Tum Kaho Kuch Hum Kahein Hindi
Mridula Garv Thi Kaho Ame Gujarati Chhiye Gujarati
Mother Muktidham Gujarati
Mother Jai Bolo Telangana Telugu
Mani Maniben.com Gujarati
Devika Koi Taru Bau Saru Thayu Gujarati

Films List

Film Language Character Year
Malik Ek Hindi Personification of Dwarkamai 2010
Jai Bolo Telangana Telugu Activist 2011
Amrita Bengali Amrita 2012

Awards List

Award Function Category Show Year
Indian Television Academy Awards Best Actress (Popular) Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi 2001
Indian Television Academy Awards Best Actress (Popular) 2002
Indian Telly Awards Best Actress in a Lead Role
Indian Television Academy Awards Best Actress (Popular) 2003
Indian Telly Awards Best Actress in a Lead Role
Best TV Personality
Indian Television Academy Awards Best Actress (Popular) 2004
Indian Television Academy Awards Best Actress (Popular) 2005
Indian Telly Awards Best Actress (Jury) Virrudh 2007
Indian Television Academy Awards ITA Milestone Award Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi 2010

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