Amrita Arora

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Amrita Arora
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Amrita Arora at the Kallista Spa Launch, Mumbai, (2012)
Born (1981-01-31) 31 January 1981 (age 33)
Chembur, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Occupation Actress, VJ
Years active 2002 – present
Spouse(s) Shakeel Ladak (2009 – present)
Children Azaan Ladak (b. 2010)
Rayaan Ladak (b. 2012)
Relatives Malaika Arora Khan(Sister)
Arbaaz Khan(Brother-in-law)
Salman Khan

Amrita Arora (born 31 January 1981) is a Bollywood actress.[1]

Personal life and education[edit]

Arora was born in Chembur to a Malayali mother Joyce Polycarp and Punjabi father Anil Arora. She attended Swami Vivekananda High School, Chembur, Mumbai.[2] Her sister is Malaika Arora Khan. She is married to Shakeel Ladak, a businessman and they have two sons named Azaan born on 5 February in 2010 and Rayaan born on 20 October in 2012.[3][4]

Career[edit]

Arora made her Bollywood debut in 2002 opposite Fardeen Khan in the film, Kitne Door Kitne Paas, which was not successful at the box office. Her first successful film was the action comedy, Awara Paagal Deewana. A series of flops followed, among them the controversial Girlfriend (2004), about a lesbian relationship, in which she appeared opposite Isha Koppikar.

In 2007, she made a special appearance in Farah Khan's film, Om Shanti Om in the song "Deewangi Deewangi" with her sister and brother-in-law Arbaaz Khan. In the same year, she appeared in Speed and Red: The Dark Side, also starring Aftab Shivdasani and Celina Jaitley. The films received mixed reviews at the box office.

In 2009, her releases were Deha and Team the Force. The same year, she appeared in a supporting role in Kambakth Ishq, produced by Sajid Nadiadwala.

Amrita's upcoming project is Ek Tho Chance.

Filmography[edit]

Key
Films that have not yet been released Denotes films that have not yet been released
Year Film[5] Role Other Notes
2002 Kitne Door Kitne Paas Karishma Patel
2002 Awara Paagal Deewana Mona
2003 Ek Aur Ek Gyarah Preeti
2003 Zameen Singer/Dancer Special appearance in song "Dilli Ki Sardi"
2004 Shart: The Challenge Saryu
2004 Girlfriend Sapna
2004 Mujhse Shaadi Karogi Roma Cameo
2004 Rakht Natasha Bahadur Singh
2006 Deha Rini Sinha/Rini M. Desai
2006 Fight Club - Members Only Sonali Bose
2007 Red: The Dark Side Ria Malhotra
2007 Heyy Babyy Herself Special appearance in song "Heyy Babyy"
2007 Speed Sameera Mehra Special appearance
2007 Om Shanti Om Herself Special appearance in song "Deewangi Deewangi"
2008 Rama Rama Kya Hai Dramaaa Khushi Bhatia
2008 Hello Radhika Jha
2008 Heroes Priya Cameo
2008 Golmaal Returns Esha Santoshi
2009 Kambakkht Ishq Kamini Sandu
2009 Team – The Force Riya
2010 Raakh Nalini
2014 Ek Tho Chance Nishi

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