Reena Roy (Actress) Age, Husband, Family, Biography & More

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 in 2018) 61 Years
Birth PlaceMumbai, India
Zodiac sign/Sun 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
HobbiesReading, Travelling
Favourite Things
Favourite Food(s)Pav Bhaji, Modak
Favourite Actor(s)Jeetendra, Anil Kapoor
Favourite Actress(s)Madhubala, Meena Kumari
Favourite SingerMohammed Rafi
Favourite Colour(s)Black, Red
Favourite 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
  • Does Reena Roy drink alcohol?: Not Known
  • 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 the Muslim father and Hindu mother with 3 siblings.
  • Her parents got divorced in her 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 in 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 ‘Refugee’ movie in 2000 and TV serial ‘Eena Meena Deeka’.
  • In 2004, she opened the acting school with her sister Barkha Roy.
  • She is the supporter of ‘Indian National Congress’ party.
  • She is a good friend of Rekha as she helped Reena improve her dressing sense and hairstyles.