|Real Name||Javed Jaffrey|
|Profession||Actor, voice actor, dancer, comedian, impressionist, politician|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height||in centimeters- 180 cm
in meters- 1.80 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 11”
|Weight||in Kilograms- 74 kg
in Pounds- 163 lbs
|Body Measurements||- Chest: 41 Inches
- Waist: 34 Inches
- Biceps: 12 Inches
|Hair Colour||Black (Dyed Brown)|
|Date of Birth||4 December 1963|
|Age (as in 2016)||53 Years|
|Birth Place||Moradabad, Uttar Pradesh, India|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign||Sagittarius|
|Hometown||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|School||St. Theresa's High School, Mumbai, Maharashtra|
|College||R. D. National College, Mumbai, Maharashtra|
|Educational Qualifications||Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)|
|Debut||Film Debut: Meri Jung (1985)
TV Debut: Videocon Flashback (1994, aired on Channel V)
|Family||Father- Jagdeep Jaffrey (Comedian/Actor)
Mother- Begam Jaffrey
Brother- Naved Jaffery
Sister- Suraiya Jaffrey (Half-sister), Shakira Shafi (Half-sister), Muskaan Jaffrey
|Favourite Food||Shami Kebab, Chicken Biryani, Malaysian and Lebanese Cuisine|
|Favourite Destination||New York, London|
|Favourite Film||Hollywood: Fiddler On The Roof (1971)|
|Girls, Affairs and More|
|Wife/Spouse||Zeba Bakhtiar, Pakistani Actress (Ex-wife, Married 1989-1990)
|Children||Son- Mizaan Jaffrey (Elder), Abbas Jaffrey
Daughter- Alaviaa Jaffrey
Some Lesser Known Facts About Javed Jaffrey
- Does Javed Jaffrey smoke: Not Known
- Does Javed Jaffrey drink alcohol: Not Known
- Javed Jaffrey is the son of veteran comedian, Jagdeep Jaffrey.
- Jaffrey made a huge impact on his debut, with the film Meri Jung (1975); his portrayal of a negative character was widely appreciated.
- As an anchor, his TV shows named Videocon Flashback and Timex Timepass that aired on Channel V became instant hits in the early 90’s.
- Jaffrey is not only a judge but also the co-founder of India’s first dance reality show- Boogie Woogie.
- The song “Mumbhai,” from the film Bombay Boys was conceived, written and choreographed by Jaffrey. It remained at the #1 spot on the charts for 6 weeks.
- Jaffrey’s first wife, Zeba Bakhtiar, a Pakistani actress, was briefly married to singer Adnan Sami in 1993. Notably, this was Zeba’s third marriage.
- Jaffrey also gave his voice for a number of cartoon characters like Mickey Mouse, Goofy and Don Karnage. His commentary for Pogo’s Takeshi’s Castle, a Japanese TV show, became very popular among both kids and adults.
- His character of Charlie Anna in the first full-fledged Indian commercial animated film Roadside Romeo (a collaborative effort of Yash Raj Films and Disney) was highly appreciated.
- To date, Jaffrey has performed at over 300 live shows and events in both India and abroad. He has even shared the stage with late singer & dancer Michael Jackson.
- Jaffrey has been honoured with the life membership of International Film And Television Club of Asian Academy of Film & Television. In addition, he was also the brand ambassador of 1st India International Animation and Cartoon Film festival (2015).
- He joined the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) in March 2014 and contested in the Indian general elections from the Lucknow constituency. He finished 5th in the constituency securing only 41,429 votes.