Reena Roy Age, Husband, Children, Family, Biography & More

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Marital Status: Divorced
Age: 64 Years
Hometown: Mumbai

Reena Roy

Real NameReena Roy
NicknameZaroorat Girl
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 160 cm
in meters- 1.60 m
in feet inches- 5’ 3”
Weight (approx.)in kilograms- 85 kg
in pounds- 187 lbs
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
Personal Life
Date of Birth7 January 1957
Age (as of 2021) 64 Years
BirthplaceMumbai, India
Zodiac signCapricorn
HometownMumbai, India
DebutFilm: Zaroorat (1972)
TV: Eena Meena Deeka (2000)
FamilyFather- Not Known
Mother- Not Known
Brother- Raja Roy
Sisters- Barkha Roy (Producer), Anju RoyReena Roy with her sister Barkha Roy
HobbiesRiding Bikes, Reading, Travelling
FoodPav Bhaji, Modak
Actor(s)Jeetendra, Anil Kapoor
Actress(s)Madhubala, Meena Kumari
SingerMohammed Rafi
Colour(s)Black, Red
Travel Destination(s)Goa, Kashmir, London
Boys, Affairs and More
Marital StatusDivorced
Affairs/BoyfriendsShatrughan Sinha (Actor, Extra-marital affair)Reena Roy with Shatrughan Sinha
Mohsin Khan (Former Pakistani Cricketer, Actor)
Husband/SpouseMohsin Khan (Former Pakistani Cricketer, Actor)Reena Roy with Mohsin Khan
Marriage Date1983
ChildrenSon- None
Daughter- Sanam KhanReena Roy daughter

Reena Roy

Some Lesser Known Facts About Reena Roy

  • Does Reena Roy smoke?: No
  • Reena Roy is a renowned Indian actress who was associated with Bollywood and was the most successful actress of her time.
  • She is born to a Muslim father and Hindu mother with 3 siblings.
  • Her parents got divorced at an early age and she started doing movies for financially supporting her mother and siblings.
  • She started her acting career in 1972 from the movie ‘Zaroorat’. Zaroorat
  • She was one of the top highest-paid actresses of her time.
  • She has appeared in the several popular Hindi films like ‘Nai Duniya Naye Log’, ‘Jaise Ko Taisa’, ‘Kalicharan’, ‘Vishwanath’, ‘Zakhmee’, etc.
  • In 1973, her rain-soaked dance ‘Ab Ke Sawan Mein’ with Jeetendra became a huge hit.

  • She got success and fame in 1976 from the superhit movie ‘Nagin’ in which she played the role of ‘female nagin’ for which she received her first Filmfare nomination as Best Actress. Nagin 1976
  • In 1977, she also worked in the Punjabi movies namely ‘Sat Sri Akal’ and ‘Vilayati Babu'(1981). A still from Sat Sri Akal   Vilayati Babu
  • In 1983, when her film career was at a high peak, she got married to the former Pakistani cricketer and actor Mohsin Khan and took a break from the film industry. Reena Roy with Mohsin Khan (Marriage Picture)
  • After some years of her marriage, she got divorced and her daughter Sanam was taken by Mohsin but now she lives with her mother.
  • Initially, the couple named their daughter ‘Jannat’ but after the huge success of the movie ‘Sanam Teri Kasam’ they changed her name to ‘Sanam’. Sanam Teri Kasam
  • In 1992, she came back to the film industry with the supporting role of ‘sister-in-law’ in the movie ‘Aadmi Khilona Hai’ but this time, she wasn’t that successful as an actress.  Aadmi Khilona Hai
  • In 1998, she was honored with the Filmfare Lifetime Achievement Award.
  • Her last project was the ‘Refugee’ movie in 2000 and the TV serial ‘Eena Meena Deeka’.
  • In 2004, she opened the acting school with her sister Barkha Roy.
  • She is a supporter of the ‘Indian National Congress’ party.
  • She is a good friend of Rekha as she helped Reena improve her dressing sense and hairstyles.
  • In July 2021, she appeared in one of the weekend episodes of Indian Idol Season 12, celebrating the ‘Reena Roy Special’ episode, where she talked about her passion for bikes. She said,

    I have loved riding bikes since my childhood. My sister Barkha, who made ‘Sanam Teri Kasam’ , specially added the bike scene in it because of my desire. I used to wake up in the morning, take my bike and go for rounds. I was the Bandra girl with a bike. I owned a Yamaha and once, when I was busy shooting, my younger sister tried to give it a ride and hurt herself. So, my mother returned the bike to the person we took it from and said that we didn’t want it in the house.”