Fatima Effendi is a well-known actress and model from Pakistan. She was born on December 17, 1992 in Karachi, Pakistan. She is the daughter of actress, Fouzia Mustaq with two brothers and one sister. She got married to actor and model, Kanwar Arsalan on November 17, 2012 in Karachi. She gave birth to a baby boy, Almir Kanwar on September 4, 2013.
Fatima took up a degree in Fashion Designing. She initiated her career as a child actress in year 2001. But before she landed her hands into acting, she does some photo shoots and some modelling campaigns. She did few commercials for products like DJuice, Lipton Tea and Mobilink. She became famous for his appearance in Chal Jhooti in year 2011 on PTV. Followed by this, she did many television serials like Daam-e-Rasai, Man-O-Salwa, Meri Unsuni Kahani, Meri Unsumi Kahani, Gumshuda, Baji, Socha Na Tha, Isdq Ibadat, Kash Mai Teri Beti Na Hoti, Extras, Shab e Gham and more. She also appeared in the Pakistani drama, Pul Sirat by Ary Digital Episode, where she did her best role.
In year 2008, she was debuted as a television actress in the serial, Dulha Bhai on HUM TV. Then she did the many serials on Hum TV like Tum Se Kaise Kahoon by Haissam Hussain in 2009, Raju Chacha Ban Gaey Gentleman, Achay Ki Larki, Pappu Ki Paroson in 2011, Yeh kon Sa Dayar Hai and Shaadi Ka Ladoo – Mera Teacher Mera Shauhar. She also got her fame in the drama serial, Shehr-e-Dil Ke Darwazay and also in Baji. She immediately became one of the most renowned Pakistani actresses. She also did the serial, Aurat Ka Ghar Konsa and Kuch Kami Si Hai.
Farida Jalal Hindi Actress

Farida Jalal

Farida Jalal is a veteran film and television actress from India. She was born on March 14, 1949 at New Delhi. Farida was known for doing comedic roles but she also laid her hands to doing lead and supporting roles in more than 100 Bollywood films and has been part of the television industry for quite a long time. The actress started her career in 1960’s after winning the Filmfare’s United Film Producers Talent Hunt. She was luckily selected as finalists, together with Bollywood producer and actor, Rajesh Khanna. Farida got a film offer for the first time to do the film, Taqdeer which was offered by Tarachand Barjatya who is one of the audiences at that time. She gained her popularity after essaying a supporting role in the top-grossing romantic drama film, Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge in 1995. This film is a blockbuster hit that earns a total of ?122 Crore in India and abroad. Farida also got the Best Supporting Actress Award in Filmfare Awards for her marvelous role as Lajjo Singh, the mother of Simran (played by Kajol).Initially, Farida usually bagged the role of a sister or a scorned fiancée of the lead actors but she never bag the female lead role. She was critically acclaimed for her role as Alka Sharma, the mentally ill fiancée of Raj (played by Rishi Kapoor) in the Bollywood film, Bobby in year 1973 which was directed by Ram Kapoor. In the 80’s, she progressively turned her roles into an aunt, nani or a mother. She was notable for her role as Renu, the girlfriend of Arun (played by Rajesh Khanna) in Shakti Samanta’s film, Aradhana from which she sang the song, Bagon Me Bahar Hai, Kaliyon Pe Nikhar Hai. When she stayed in Bangalore from 1983 to 1990, she took a hiatus on acting. In 1990s, she acted in various blockbuster films in India such as Dil To Pagal Hai, Kuch Kuch Hota Hai, Kaho Naa…Pyaar Hai and a lot more. The actress finally bags the lead role in Shyam Benegal’s film, Mammo in 1995. This film received the National Film Award for Best Feature Film in Hindi and Farida got the Filmfare Critics Award for Best Performance. She also received the Best Supporting Actress Nomination for acting as the Ravi Khanna’s (played by Amitabh Bachchan) handicapped sister in the Hindi crime film, Majboor. Farida acted as the female lead in the film, Jeevan Rekha. Farida also received the Filmfare’s Best Supporting Award from the films, Paras and Henna. She got the Best Actress Award in the Harlem International Film Festival through the English Independent film, A Gran Plan in year 2012. The film was directed by Sangeeta Nambiar and stars Oliver Kennett. It was also screened in different Film Festivals in 2012.Besides her long journey in the silver screen, the actress also made a name in the small screen industry. She has been part of the television serials like Dekh Bhai Dekh, Yeh Jo Hai Zindagi, Balika Vadhu and more. She was starred on SAB TV’s comedy serial, Ammaji Ki Galli and in the fantasy sitcom, Shararat – Thoda Jaadu, Thodi Nazaakat which was aired on Star Plus and later, it was re-aired many  times on various channels. She also hosted Star Yaar Kalakaar, Star Parivar Awards and the 50th Filmfare Awards together with Saif Ali Khan and Sonali Bendre.Farida got married to her late husband, Tabrez Barmavar from Bhatkal in November 1978. When she settled in Bangalore from 1983 to 1990, she live with her husband and son, Yaseen since her husband is running a soap factory business there.Aother version of this bio...  Farida Jalal was born on 14th March 1949 in New Delhi. She is 5’ 1” tall. She met Tabrez Barmavar on the sets of Jeevan Rekha and fell in love with him during the shooting of the film. They got married in 1978. As she was not getting many film offers after marriage, they moved to Bangalore where her husband had a soap factory business. Unfortunately, he died in 2003. She has a son, Yaseen Jalal. Farida Jalal, a native of New Delhi, started her career as a child artiste in the 1960s, when she won the United Film Producers Talent Hunt sponsored by Filmfare. She along with Rajesh Khanna was chosen as finalists and was presented on stage as winners at the Filmfare Awards function. She got her first film offer for Taqdeer from Tarachand Barjatya. She is an Indian actress and comedian, who played lead and supporting roles in over a hundred Bollywood films. She is well known for playing a supporting role in the 1995 romantic-musical-comedy Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge, which is one of the highest-grossing Bollywood films of all time. She also acted in the popular film Kuch Kuch Hota Hai. She usually played the sister or rejected fiancée of the male lead but almost never the female lead. One of her most critically acclaimed roles is in Bobby where she played the part of the mentally challenged would-be fiancée of Rishi Kapoor’s Raj. During the 1980s, her roles progressed from sister and girlfriend to aunt, mother or nani. She is also remembered for her part in Aradhana, in which she plays Rajesh Khanna's girlfriend and sings the evergreen song "Bagon Me Bahar Hai, Kaliyon Pe Nikhar Hai". During the 1990s, she had a part in many major hits in India, among them Raja Hindustani, Kuch Kuch Hota Hai, Dil To Pagal Hai, Kaho Naa Pyaar Hai, Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham and Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge, for which she won a Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actress. In1995, she played the lead in film ‘Mammo’ which won the National Film Award for Best Feature Film in Hindi. She has also been a part of Indian television, with hit sitcoms such as Dekh Bahi Dekh and Shararat (Thoda Jadu, Thodi Nazaakat) to her credit. She acted in more than 200 films, in various roles, — often playing the stereotypical Bollywood mother, from 1963 to 2012, for five decades.


Gauri Pradhan Tejwani

Gauri Pradhan Tejwani or Gauri Pradhan or Nandini Virani is an Indian actress and model. She was born on 16th September, 1977 in Pune, Maharashtra, India. She has an elder brother and a younger sister. Her father is an Ex-Officer of Indian Army. She completed her schooling from Carmel Convent School in Udampur, near Jammu and Graduation at S.P. College. In 2004, she got married to Hiten Tejwani. She gave birth to twins, son Neevan and daughter Katya on 11th November 2009.She began her carrier as a model and in 1998 she participated in Miss India. She did many advertisements for different companies such as Bru, Dabur, Ponds, Santoor, Keo Karpin, Sprite, Colgate, Philips etc. She got her first break in a TV serial as a lead role in “Noorjahan” as an empress Noorjahan which was telecast on Doordarshan in 1998. After that, she played a lead role in a Sony TV serial named “Kutumb” in 2001. The show was a super-hit and another sequel of the same show was produced. She also worked in “Naam Gum Jayega” as Priyanka Singh. She did a few cameos and short series as well. In 2004 she got a supporting role in the famous Indian television show “Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi” by the name of Nandini. The telecast was featured on Star Plus. She got many awards for this role. She was also a part of “Left Right Left” as Shona Das who an Army Consultant. She took a break of five years from her career because of her delivery.She participated in many reality shows with her husband Hiten Tejwani such as Nach Baliye 2, Kabhi Kabhi Pyaar Kabhi Kabhi Yaar, Kya Aap Paanchvi Paas Se Tez Hain?, Nach Baliye 4. She won “Star Parivar Award” for favorite yogya bahu, favorite Jodi, favorite bahu in different years. She won “Sansui Television Awards” for best actress in supporting role, “India Ne Banadi Jodi Awards” for best Jodi of the decade. And all these awards were given for the popular TV serial “Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi”.

Gauri Pradhan Tejwani Hindi Actress