Fatima Sana Shaikh
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Fatima Sana Shaikh is an Indian actress and photographer. She mainly appears in Bollywood movies and television serials. She is best known for her role as baby girl Bharti in Chachi 420. In her most recent role, she plays Geeta Phogat, an Indian wrestler and Mahavir Singh Phogat's (played by Aamir Khan) daughter in the Bollywood film Dangal.
Fatima at Success party of Dangal.
January 18, 1991 |
Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India
(now in Telangana, India)
Early life and careerEdit
Fatima was born to parents Vipan Shara, a Hindu from Jammu and Raj Tabassum, a Muslim from Srinagar. Shaikh began her film career with the 1997 film Chachi 420 with Kamal Hasan. She played the role of Bharti, Jaiprakash "Jai" Paswan and Janki Paswan's daughter.[clarification needed] In 2001, she appeared in One 2 Ka 4, which starred Shah Rukh Khan and Juhi Chawla. In 2008, she played the role of Zoya in Indian drama film Tahaan. In 2009 she switched to TV soaps such as Ladies Special where she played the role of the daughter of one of the protagonists, and Agle Janam Mohe Bitiya Hi Kijo in which she played a negative role. She worked in the comedy film Bittoo Boss (2012), the romantic film Akaash Vani (2013) and the inspirational movie Dangal (2016). On 5 May 2017, it was announced that Shaikh would star in Thugs of Hindostan with Amitabh Bachchan, Aamir Khan and Katrina Kaif.
|1997||Chachi 420||Bharti Ratan|
|2001||One 2 Ka 4|
|2011||Best Of Luck Nikki||Richa Shivoy||Special Appearance in episode Boys meet Girls|
|Akaash Vani||Sumbul Yaqoob|
|2015||nuvvu nenu okkatavudam||sruthi|
|2018||Thugs of Hindostan||TBA|
|2017||Dangal||Best Actor – Female (Popular)||Nominated|
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- "Meet Aamir Khan's Wrestler Daughters".
- Dangal girl Fatima Sana Shaikh turns up the heat in a swimsuit!
- ""Dangal" girl Fatima's dad a Hindu from Jammu, mother a Muslim from Srinagar".
- "Kamal Hasan daughter in Chachi 420". The Indian Express. Retrieved 9 March 2017.
- "Fatima Sana Shaikh Joins Yash Raj Films' Thugs of Hindostan Along with Amitabh Bachchan and Aamir Khan". www.yashrajfilms.com. Retrieved 2017-05-11.
- "Katrina Kaif Joins YRF's Star-Studded Mega Project Thugs of Hindostan". www.yashrajfilms.com. Retrieved 2017-05-11.
- "Movie Review: Akaash Vani". Mumbai: Mid Day. 26 January 2013. Retrieved 27 June 2013.