Kirron Kher Height, Weight, Age, Biography, Husband & More

Kirron Kher

Real NameKiran Thakar Singh Kher
ProfessionActress, Politician
Physical Stats & More
Heightin centimeters- 165 cm
in meters- 1.65 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 5”
Weightin Kilograms- 68 kg
in Pounds- 150 lbs
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
Personal Life
Date of Birth14 June 1955
Age (as in 2017)62 Years
Birth PlacePunjab, India
Zodiac sign/Sun signGemini
HometownChandigarh, India
SchoolNot Known
CollegePanjab University, Chandigarh
Educational QualificationsGraduate in Theatre Drama
DebutFilm Debut - Aasra Pyaar Da (Punjabi, 1983)
Television Debut - Isi Bahane (Hindi, 1988)
FamilyFather- Thakhar Singh Sandhu
Mother- Diljit Kaur
Kirron Kher with her Father
Brother- Amardeep Singh (Artist)
Sister- Sharanjit Kaur Sandhu, Kanwal Thakar Singh (Badminton Player)
HobbiesHoroscope, Jewellery
Favourite Things
Favourite FoodSamosa, Punjabi Food
Favourite ColourOff-whites
Favourite ActorAnupam Kher, Sunil Dutt
Favourite ActressNargis
Girls, Affairs and More
Marital StatusMarried
Affairs/BoyfriendsGautam Berry (Businessman)
Anupam Kher (Actor)
HusbandGautam Berry (Businessman)
Kirron Kher with her Ex-husband Gautam Berry
Anupam Kher, Actor (Married 1985)
Kirron Kher with her husband Anupam Kher
ChildrenSons- Sikandar Kher, Actor (Born 31 October, 1981)
Kirron Kher with her son Sikandar Kher
Daughters- N/A
Money Factor
Net Worth32 Crore INR

Kirron Kher

Some Lesser Known Facts About Kirron Kher

  • Does Kirron Kher smoke?: No
  • Does Kirron Kher drink alcohol?: No
  • She loves numerology and has changed her name from “Kiran” to “Kirron” in 2008.
  • In her childhood, she used to play badminton along-with her sister Kanwal Thakar Kaur (Arjun Award-winning badminton player).
  • She tried to pursue her acting aspiration in Mumbai throughout the 1980s, but without success.
  • When she met Anupam Kher, he was also a struggling actor.
  • In 1985, Kirron and Anupam, both worked in a play called “Chadnpuri ki Champabai”.
  • In 1990s, she hosted three television shows – “Purushkshetra”, “Kiron Kher Today” and “Jagte Raho with Kiron Kher”.
  • In 1999, she won National Award for Best Actress for the Bengali Film “Bariwali” directed by Rituparno Ghosh.
  • In 2002, she was nominated for Filmfare Best Supporting Actress Award for the film “Devdas”.
  • In 2003, she won numerous international Awards for best Actress for the film “Khamosh Paani”.
  • She also made a guest appearance in an American TV series “ER”, in October 2004.
  • In 2006, she got her second nomination for Filmfare Best Supporting Actress Award for the film “Rang De Basanti”.
  • Kirron Kher appeared as judge in “India’s Got Talent” series in the year 2009.
  • She has been involved with a non-profit movement against female infanticide called “Laadli”.
  • In 2009, KIrron Kher joined the “Bhartiya Janata Party” (a political party).
  • In 2011, she also participated in Anti-Corruption Movement led by Anna Hazare.
  • She has been an admirer of Narendra Modi since long before he became Prime Minister of India.
  • For the General Elections, 2014, BJP declared her as the Lok Sabha Candidate from Chandigarh.
  • In May, 2014, she became the Member of Parliament (MP) from Chandigarh by defeating Pawan Kumar Bansal.
  • She promised a Film City for Chandigarh and Chandigarh Administration has accepted her proposal.

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