Marital Status: Unmarried
Age: 30 Years
|Real Name||Anjum Fakih|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height||in centimeters- 180 cm
in meters- 1.80 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 11”
|Weight (approx.)||in Kilograms- 51 kg kg
in Pounds- 113 lbs
|Figure Measurements (approx.)||30-26-32|
|Eye Colour||Dark Brown|
|Date of Birth||12 September 1989 (Tuesday)|
|Age (as in 2019)||30 years|
|Birth Place||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign||Virgo|
|Hometown||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|College||University of Mumbai|
|Educational Qualification||Not Known|
|Debut||TV: MTV Chat House (2015)|
|Family||Father: Kamaluddin Fakih
Mother: Sultana Fakih
|Hobbies||Cooking, Painting, Doing Poetry|
|Controversies||• Anjum came into controversy for posting a picture of herself wearing revealing clothes during the month of Ramadan. She was trolled on social media and was considered a black spot to the Muslim Community. Later, in a reply to her haters, Anjum posted- "Do you know what is better than charity and fasting and prayer? It is keeping peace and good relations between people, as quarrels and bad feelings destroy mankind."
• In 2019, a video of Fakih went viral in which she was seen smoking. The video was captured by the television actress, Shraddha Arya. Anjum received a lot of criticism for her act. In response to the controversy, she said- "Shraddha and I share a very warm equation off-screen, and she uploaded the video in jest. The intention was to not hurt anybody’s sentiments. I take responsibility for all my actions. However, I do not promote smoking and would not encourage people to take it up either."
• In 2019, Anjum posted a note through her social media account on the occasion of Republic Day. In the note, she mentioned it as 68th Republic Day instead of 70th Republic Day. She was trolled for her act.
|Favourite Actor||Chris Hemsworth (Hollywood Actor)|
|Favourite Actress||Krystle D'Souza|
|Favourite Icon||Tyra Banks (American TV Presenter)|
|Favourite Sport(s)||Football, Cricket|
|Boys, Affairs and More|
Some Lesser Known Facts About Anjum Fakih
- Does Anjum Fakih smoke?: Not Known
- Does Anjum Fakih drink alcohol?: Not Known
- Anjum Fakih was born into a Konkani Muslim Family. She says that she is a half-Indian and half-Arab. Her parents live in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Rediff
- Anjum Fakih is an Indian television actress and model, who was a part of MTV’s Chat House (2015).
- She belongs to a conservative family. Talking about her family, she says-
Since 4th grade to 2009, I wore a burqa, but in 2010 I decided I will live my life on my own terms and will wear what I want. I took all my salwar kameez and burqa and dumped it all.”
- When she shared her desires to become a model with her parents, they asked her to leave their home. So she left her home at the age of 19 to pursue modelling and acting as her career.
- Her parents didn’t support her financially and she relocated to Mumbai with the help of money that she had collected through babysitting and tuitions in Saudi Arabia.
- She started her career as a model with the Elan Modelling Agency Pvt Ltd.
- At the beginning of her acting career, she did small roles in TV serials like “Aahat,” “MTV Chat House,” and “My Way.”
- She gained recognition after playing the role of ‘Rani Rageshwari Singh’ in Zee TV’s show “Ek Tha Raja Ek Thi Rani.”
- She has also appeared in TV serials like “Time Machine,” “Tere Sheher Mein,” “Devanshi,” and “Kundali Bhagya.”
- Anjum says that her height has been her biggest disadvantage in getting the positive lead roles.
- Anjum has won the title “Ford Super Model” in the field of modelling.
- She is an avid animal lover and has a pet cat, Ivy.