An Actress, Model, VJ, TV Personality, and Producer, Malaika is one of the most popular names in the Industry.
Age and Height
Malaika Arora was born on the 23rd of October, 1973 and is 45 years of age (as of 2018). She is 5 feet and 3 inches tall.
She got married to actor and producer Arbaaz Khan in the year 1998. They have a son named Arhaan. In the year 2017, the couple officially got divorced. The custody of Arhaan remains with Malika.
She was born in Chembur, Mumbai, Maharashtra. In her family, she has her father, Anil Arora who was in Merchant Navy, her mother Joyce Polycarp, and sister Amrita Arora.
Malika started her career in the TV Industry as a VJ for MTV India when it first started its operations. She hosted “Club MTV” and was later seen with Cyrus Broacha on “Love Line” and “Style Check”. After this, she entered the modelling world and appeared in many advertisements and album songs. She did her first Item Number “Chaiyya Chaiyya” in the film “Dil Se…” in the year 1998.
In 2008, she did her first major acting role in the film EMI, which was a failure on the box office. In 2010, she was signed for the song “Munni Badnaam Hui” which was an item number for the film “Dabangg. It was produced by her then husband Arbaaz Khan. On the 12th of March, 2011, she set a world record of 1235 dancers dancing to the song which she led.
She was the celebrity endorser for the Taiwan Excellence in the year 2012. She has performed live in many concerts with many celebrities like Atif Aslam, Shaan, Bipasha Basu, etc. and at places like LG Arena Birmingham, and O2 Arena in London.
She confessed that she never wanted to go into acting and would like to keep doing cameo roles for different movies. She has done cameo roles in many movies including “Happy New Year”, “Housefull 2”, “Helloo India”. And as a dancer, she has been seen in “Pataakha”, “Dolly Ki Doli”, “Dabangg”, “Housefull” etc.
She first made her appearance on TV shows through “Nach Baliye” as a judge. She has been a judge in numerous shows since then, including India's Next Top Model and India's Got Talent.
Rumours have it that Malaika Arora is romantically involved with Arjun Kapoor and are soon to be married.
She received the Colors Golden Petal Awards for Best Jury (Non-Fiction) in 2013.
She is a fitness freak and loves Jogging, Swimming and Yoga.
|Real Name||Malaika Arora Khan|
|Famous Role||Munni (Dancer) In Dabangg|
|Height (In Cm)||161|
|Eye color||Light Brown|
|Date of Birth||1973-8-23|
|Home Town||Not known|
|Birth Place||Thane, Maharashtra, India|
|Sun Sign||Not known|
|College||Jai HInd College, Churchgate, Mumbai|
|Education Qualification||Degree in Economics and a Minor in Communications|