Kiran Rao is famous Indian film producer, screenwriter and film director in Hindi movie cinema. She is also famous for the ex-wife of Bollywood star Aamir Khan. She is the co-founder of Paani Foundation, a non-profit organization who works for mission of drought fighting in Maharashtra. Check all the details below about Kiran Rao Wiki, Age, Height, Family, Husband, Children, Net Worth, Biography & More.
Kiran Rao born on Wednesday, 7th November 1973 (Age 47 years; As in 2020) in Banglore, Karnataka, India. Her hometown in Kolkata. At present, she lived in Bandra, Mumbai. Her zodiac sign is Scorpio. Her nationality is Indian. She belongs to Hindu caste religion. Her real name is Kiran Rao Khan.
She completed her schooling from Loreto House, Kolkata, India.
Thereafter, her parents moved to Mumbai in 1992 and she completed her graduation in food sciences from Sophia College for Women in 1995. Thereafter, she attended Social Communications Media course at same college for two months and then quit after moved to Delhi.
In Delhi, she completed her master’s degree in Mass Communication at AJK Mass Communication Research Center at Jamia Millia Islamia.
Height: 5′ ft 3″ inch (approx)
Weight: 52 Kg (approx)
Eye Color: Dark Brown
Hair Color: Black
Skin Color: Fair
Family & Husband
She don’t disclosed any information about her family on any of the media sources. Her first cousin is Aditi Rao Hydari, who worked as an actor in many bollywood films.
She is married to Bollywood Star Aamir Khan in December 2005, after divorced his first wife Reena Dutta. Both are very happily married couple.
They have one children son Azad Rao Khan born on 5th December 2011 through surrogacy.
But on 3rd July 2021, both announced divorced after 15 years of marriage via joint statement and both continue to nurture their son as co-parents.
She started her career in 2001 as minute role of supporting actress in movie “Dil Chahta Hai” and she worked as the assistant director in “Lagaan” hit film directed by Ashutosh Gowariker.
Thereafter, she worked as second assistant director with director Mira Nair hit movie “Monsoon Wedding”.
In 2004, she also worked as assistant director in “Swades”.
She was working in many bollywood movies as Producer like “Jaane Tu… Ya Jaane Na” (2008), “Peepli Live” (2010), “Dhobi Ghat” (2011), “Delhi Belly” (2011), “Talaash” (2012), “Dangal” (2016), “Secret Superstar” (2017), “Rubaru Roshni” (2019).
In 2010, she scripted and directed the film Dhobi Ghat released in January 2011 created by Aamir Khan Productions. She also sang a Marathi song “Toofan Aalaya” in Satyamev Jayate Water Cup Anthem.
Kiran Rao net worth is $300 Million US Dollars. She was worked in many movies as assistant director, director, screenwriter and producer these all are the sources of earning of Kiran Rao.
And if you know her ex-husband is also Big Bollywood star Aamir Khan who is also very rich actor of Bollywood. So, her net worth is provided by the media sources and also she made many investments in big ventures along with Bollywood.
Social Handles of Kiran Rao
Amazing Facts of Kiran Rao
- She was born in Bangalore but grew up in Calcutta now Kolkata.
- Her paternal and his cousin maternal grandfather J. Rameshwar Rao was the Raja of Wanaparthy (Wanaparthy is a districty of Telangana), large estate under the Nizam of Hyderabad.
- She founded Paani Foundation for mission to fighting drought in Maharashtra.
- In 2015, she was the chairperson of the Mumbai Film Festival – MAMI.
- She met first time his ex-husband Aamir Khan on the set of movie Lagaan.
- Kiran Rao is an atheist.
- She is vegetarian and also influenced her husband Aamir Khan to turn vegetarian and both of them decided to turn vegetarian.
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