Parsis are the community who migrated from Persia. There is a very less number of Parsi people in India. As we all know, half of Mumbai is owned by the Parsi community. They are considered to be very rich. They are very kind and down to earth. Here are some Parsi Celebrities of Bollywood.
1. BOMAN IRANI
is one of the finest actors in the Bollywood industry. He has worked very hard to enter Bollywood. He used to work in the Taj Hotel as a waiter. His first movie was Munna Bhai M.B.B.S. he was born on the 2 Nd November 1959. He is a Parsi Actor. He belongs to a Zoroastrian family.
2. DAISY IRANI
is an actress who worked in Bollywood as well as in the Tollywood industry. She was born on the 17th of June 1950. She belongs to a Zoroastrian family, and most probably she talks in Gujarati. She got married to KK Shukla. In one of the interviews, she has also mentioned that she was abused when she was just six years old on the movie set.
3. FARHAN AKHTAR
has done many amazing films in Bollywood. One of his most successful movies was
. He Transformed his whole Appearance for the movie. He also belongs to a Zoroastrian family. He was last seen in the movie Rock On. He did multiple roles in this film. He was the producer, writer, playback singer as well as actor in this movie.
4. FARAH KHAN
started her career as a dance choreographer. she has choreographed dance in many Bollywood films. Her mother is a Parsi. She was born on the 9th of January 1965. her father was a Muslim, Kamran Khan. Her parents divorced due to a shortage of money and also religion. She was born in Mumbai and she completed her graduation from St. Xavier’s College.
5. KURUSH DEBOO
has worked in many Bollywood films and also in Television series. He was seen in the movie Kabhi Haa Kabhi Naa. He has also acted in a supporting role in the movie Munnabhai M.B.B.S. He was Born on the 12th of September 1963. He was born and brought up in Navsari in Gujarat.
6. ARUNA IRANI
is the only actress who has worked in more than 500 films in Hindi, Marathi, Kannada, and Gujarati cinemas. Aruna’s mom is a Hindu and her father is a Parsi. She followed her father’s religion. She got married to the Bollywood film Actor Kuku Kohli.
7. JIM SARBH
Jim Sarb is a silver screen as well as a stage actor. He was seen in the movie 'Neerja.' He did a supporting role in this film. He has completed his studies at Emory University. He is a Parsi actor in the Bollywood industry. He has done web series such as Smoke, Made In Heaven, Flip, etc. He was also seen in one of the super hit films of Bollywood, Padmaavat.
8. CYRUS BROCHA
Cyrus was born on the 7th of August 1971. He belongs to a Parsi Family. His father is a Parsi and his mother is a Catholic Christian. He loved acting from his childhood. He used to participate in school plays. His parents are from Pakistan. Later they shifted from Rawalpindi to Bombay after the partition of India. When he was in his teenage he did his first film Jalwa.
9. AFTAB SHIVDASANI
Aftab is an actor, producer as well as a model. He is a Parsi. He completed his studies at St. Xavier College. He was born and brought up in Mumbai. When he was just 14 months old, he was selected to appear in a TV Commercial for a Brand called Rarex Baby. He made his debut in the Bollywood film as a child artist in the movie Mr. India.
10. JOHN ABRAHAM
is considered one of the hottest stars of the Bollywood industry. He started his career as a Model. He was born on the 17th of December 1972. He belongs to a Parsi family. He made his first debut in the Bollywood film Jism in the year 2003. John considers him as a religious person but doesn't follow any particular religion.