Juhi Chawla Age, Height, Weight, Husband, Salary & Bio




  • Juhi Chawla is an extremely talented actress and renowned for her bubbly characters in Hindi films.

    Prior to being a Bollywood actress, Juhi Chawla was renowned as the 1984 Miss World pageant winner and also for being a popular model.

    Juhi Chawla has played some of the most memorable comic and vivacious roles in Hindi cinema. Apart from being a popular Bollywood actress, Juhi Chawla is also known for her role in the Telugu, Tamil, Kannada, Malayalam, Bengali and Punjabi film industries too.

    About Juhi Chawla

    Bio

    Real NameJuhi Chawla
    Date of Birth13th November 1967
    Age (as of September 2018)50 years
    Nationality
    Indian
    Religion
    Hinduism
    Place of Birth
    Ambala (Haryana)

    Physical Stats

    Height
    5 ft 4"
    (163 cm) approximately
    Weight
    123 lbs
    (56 kg)
    approximately
    Hair Color
    Black
    Eye Color
    Dark Brown

    Family & Relationships

    FatherLate Dr. S Chawla
    (Officer in IRS)
    MotherLate Mona Chawla
    (worked in Oberoi's Hotel)
    BrotherLate Sanjeev Chawla
    (former CEO of Red Chillies Entertainment)
    SisterLate Sonia Chawla
    Marital StatusMarried
    HusbandJay Mehta
    (Businessman)

    Career

    Profession
    Actress/Film Producer/Model
    Salary (per film - in 1995)INR 25,00,000
    (USD 35,000)
    Famous for
    Sultanat (1986), Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak (1988), Kaafila, Pratibandh, CID (1990), Bol Radha Bol, Raju Ban Gaya Gentleman (1992), Shatranj, Hum Hain Rahi Pyar Ke, Darr (1993), Andaz Apna Apna, Paramaatma (1994), Ram Jaane, Kartavya (1995), Loafer, Daraar (1996), Yes Boss, Ishq, Mr. and Mrs. Khiladi (1997), Duplicate, Jhooth Bole Kauwa Kaate (1998), Arjun Pandit (1999), Phir Bhi Dil Hai Hindustani (2000), One 2 Ka 4, Aamdani Atthanni Kharcha Rupaiya (2001), Jhankaar Beats (2003), My Brother.. Nikhil, Paheli (2005), Salaam-E-Ishq: A Tribute To Love, Om Shanti Om (2007), Bhootnath, Krazzy 4 (2008), Luck By Chance (2009), I Am (2011), Son Of Sardaar (2012), Bombay Talkies (2013), Gulaab Gang (2014)
    First Movie
    Sultanat (1986)
    Favorite FoodDosa, Paneer Shashlik, Gulab Jamun, Rasmalai and caramel custard
    Favorite ActorsAamir Khan and Shahrukh Khan
    Favorite ActressSridevi
    HobbiesReading books and doing yoga

    Juhi Chawla remains one of the most beautiful, bubbly and charismatic actresses to have appeared in Bollywood. Thanks to her natural charm and cuteness, Juhi Chawla has millions of fans worldwide.

    Juhi Chawla’s age is around 50 years as Juhi Chawla was born on the 13th of November, 1967 in Ambala, Haryana. Juhi Chawla’s height is around 5 ft 4 inches (163 cm) while Juhi Chawla’s weight is around 56 kg (123 lbs). In her spare time, Juhi Chawla loves to read books or do yoga, as part of her hobbies.

    Juhi Chawla’s father was the late Dr. S Chawla, who worked as an officer in the Indian Revenue Service (IRS), while Juhi Chawla’s mother was the late Mona Chawla, who worked in the housekeeping department of Oberai’s Hotels. Juhi Chawla’s elder brother was the former CEO of Red Chillies Entertainment, late Sanjeev Chawla, who was also known as Bobby Chawla. Juhi Chawla’s sister was the late Sonia Chawla. Juhi Chawla’s husband is popular international businessman, Jay Mehta, whom she has been married to since 1995. Juhi Chawla and Jay Mehta have two lovely children, daughter Jhanvi Mehta and son Arjun Mehta.

    At the peak of her career, somewhere in the mid 1990s, Juhi Chawla’s salary per film was around INR 25 lacs (USD 35,000).

    Juhi Chawla first came to limelight when she won the Miss India title in 1984. In the pageant she was crowned Miss Catwalk, Miss Perfect Ten, Miss Popular and Miss Miraculous titles too. When competing at the Miss Universe pageant, Juhi Chawla won the Best National Costume award, in 1984.

    Apart from having won these beauty titles, Juhi Chawla has also won several prestigious awards for her amazing acting skills, and has also been nominated numerous times.

    The list of Juhi Chawla’s award-wins include winning the Filmfare Awards’ New Face of the Year award for her impressive performance in the super hit ‘Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak’ (1989) and winning the Filmfare Award for Best Actress for her role in ‘Hum Hain Rahi Pyar Ke’ (1994). Juhi Chawla has also won the Bollywood Movie Awards’ Most Sensational Actress award for her role in ‘Duplicate’ (1999).

    Besides, Juhi Chawla has also won the Star Screen Awards’ Best Supporting Actress award for ‘3 Deewarein’ (2004) and the Star Screen Award for Best Ensemble Cast for ‘Luck By Chance’ (2010). Juhi Chawla was also the winner of the Sansui Awards’ Best Supporting Actress award for her impressive performance in ‘Jhankaar Beats’ (2004).

    Apart from winning these acting awards, Juhi Chawla has also been nominated for awards numerous times.

    The list of Juhi Chawla’s award nominations include the Filmfare Awards’ Best Actress award nomination for her impressive performance in ‘Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak’ (1989), the Filmfare Awards’ Best Actress award nomination for ‘Pratibandh’ (1991), the Filmfare Awards’ Best Actress award nomination for ‘Bol Radha Bol’ (1993), the Filmfare Awards’ Best Actress award nomination for ‘Daraar’ (1997), the Filmfare Awards’ Best Actress award nomination for ‘Yes Boss’ (1998), the Filmfare Awards’ Best Film award nomination (as producer) for ‘Asoka’ (2002), the Filmfare Awards’ Best Supporting Actress award nomination for ‘I Am’ (2012), and the Filmfare Awards’ Best Supporting Actress award nomination for ‘Gulaab Gang’ (2015).

    Juhi Chawla has also been named for International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Awards’ Best Supporting Actress award nomination for her role in ‘Jhankaar Beats’ (2004), the IIFA Awards’ Best Supporting Actress award nomination for her performance in ‘My Brother.. Nikhil’ (2006), and the IIFA Awards’ Best Supporting Actress award nomination for ‘Gulaab Gabg’ (2015).

    Besides these, Juhi Chawla also ranked in the Zee Cine Awards’ Best Actress award nomination for her role in ‘Ishq’ (1998), the Zee Cine Awards’ Best Actress award nomination for ‘Duplicate’ (1999), the Zee Cine Awards’ Best Film award nomination (as a producer) for ‘Asoka’ (2001), the Zee Cine Awards’ Best Supporting Actress award nomination for her role in ‘3 Deewarein’ (2004), and also the Zee Cine Awards’ Best Supporting Actress award nomination for her impressive performance in ‘My Brother.. Nikhil’ (2006).

    Apart from these, Juhi Chawla was also listed in the Star Screen Award’ Best Actress award nomination for her impressive acting in ‘Daraar’ (1997), the Star Screen Awards’ Best Actress award nomination for ‘Yes Boss’ (1998), the Star Screen Awards’ Best Actress award nomination for ‘My Brother.. Nikhil’ (2006) as well as the Star Screen Awards’ Best Actress in a Negative Role award nomination for her impressive gangster portrayal in the critics’ applauded ‘Gulaab Gang’ (2015).

    Interesting Facts About Juhi Chawla

    • Juhi Chawla is a teetotaler and does not smoke nor does she drink alcohol.
    • Juhi Chawla comes from a Punjabi background from her father’s side and has Gujarati lineage on her mother’s side.
    • Juhi Chawla was 18 when she made her Bollywood debut with ‘Sultanat’ (1986).
    • Juhi Chawla has trained extensively in classical singing and is an expert Kathakali dancer.
    • Juhi Chawla and Madhuri Dixit were termed as rivals during their career peak, in the 1990s.
    • Juhi Chawla is the co-owner of ‘Dreamz Unlimited’ the popular movie production house, along with director Aziz Mirza and actor Shahrukh Khan.
    • Juhi Chawla is also the owner of the IPL franchise team of KKR (Kolkata Knight Riders), along with her husband Jay Mehta and Shahrukh Khan.

     

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