Arif Zakaria (Actor) Height, Weight, Age, Wife, Biography & More

Arif Zakaria

Full NameArif Zakaria
Famous RoleEmmi Begum in film 'Darmiyaan: In Between' (1997)
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 175 cm
in meters- 1.75 m
in feet inches- 5’ 9”
Weight (approx.)in kilograms- 70 kg
in pounds- 154 lbs
Eye ColourDark Brown
Hair ColourBlack
Personal Life
Date of Birth11 November 1966
Age (as in 2017)51 Years
BirthplaceMumbai, Maharashtra, India
Zodiac sign/Sun signScorpio
HometownMumbai, Maharashtra, India
SchoolNot Known
CollegeSydenham College of Commerce and Economics, Mumbai
Educational QualificationGraduate
DebutBollywood: Darmiyaan: In Between (1997)
Hollywood: Dance Like a Man (2004)
TV: Chunauti (1987)
Political InclinationCongress
AddressZakaria House, 97, Prof. Almedia Road, Bandra(West), Mumbai
AwardNational Award for film 'Darmiyaan: In Between' (1997)
Girls, Affairs and More
Marital StatusMarried
Affair/GirlfriendNamrata Sharma (Columnist at Mumbai Mirror)
Marriage DateYear, 2002
Wife/SpouseNamrata Sharma (Columnist at Mumbai Mirror)
ChildrenSon- Aimaan‬ Zakaria
Arif Zakaria wife Namrata Sharma and son Aimaan Zakaria
Daughter- None
ParentsFather- Zakaria Ahmed
Mother- Name Not Known
SiblingsBrother- Asif Zakaria (Politician)
Arif Zakaria brother Asif Zakaria
Sister- Not Known
Favourite Things
Favourite BookOcean of Cobras by Murad Ali Baig

Arif ZakariaSome Lesser Known Facts About Arif Zakaria

  • Arif was born in a Konkani Muslim family.
  • He is the cousin of well-known Indian-American journalist ‘Fareed Zakaria’ and brother of Indian politician ‘Asif Zakaria’ who is the member of Indian National Congress.Arif Zakaria cousin Fareed Zakaria
  • His uncle ‘Rafiq Zakaria’ was also the member of Congress party and served as deputy to the Congress leader ‘Indira Gandhi.’
  • He started working as a theatre artist when he was in college and did more than 700 shows all over the world.
  • He was also the part of the popular Australian musical ‘The Merchants of Bollywood’ that is based on the story of Indian choreographer ‘Vaibhavi Merchant‘ and her grandfather ‘B. Hiralal.’
  • Arif Zakaria got his first break in 1987 in the TV serial ‘Chunauti’ that aired on DD National.
  • He also acted in some short films like ‘Tryst with Destiny’ (English, 2007), ‘Aamad’ (Hindi, 2017), etc.