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Kirron Kher Bio/Wiki
|Real Name/Full Name||Kirron Kher|
|Debut Movie||Punjabi– Aasra Pyaar Da (1983)|
Hindi– Pestonjee (1988)
|Kirron Kher Height||In Centimeter- 165 cm|
In Meter- 1.65 m
In Feet- 5’5”
|Date Of Birth||14 June 1955|
|Kirron Kher Age (2021)||66 Years|
|Home town||Chandigarh, India|
|College/University||Punjab University, Chandigarh|
|Affairs/Boyfriend||Gautam Berry (Businessman)|
Anupan Kher (Actor)
|Kirron Kher Husband||Gautam Berry (Businessman) (Married- 1979)|
Anupan Kher (Actor) (Married- 1985)
|Children||Son- Sikhndar Kher (Step Son)|
|Parents||Father- Thakkar Singh Sandhu|
Mother- Diljit Kaur
|Sibling||Brother- Amardeep Singh (Artist)|
Sister- Sharanjit Kaur Sandhu, Kanwal Thakkar Singh
|Kirron Kher Net worth (2019)||47.5 Crore (as she declared on general election 2019 as a candidate)|
Family, Early Life and Education
Kirron Kher was born on 14 June 1955 in a prosperous family of Punjab. After this, everyone including the family started living in Chandigarh. He received his early education from the school in Chandigarh, after which he did his graduation from the Indian Theater of Punjab University, Chandigarh.
Kiran married Mumbai-based industrialist Gautam Berry. Due to some sourness and rifts in the relationship, both of them got divorced by mutual consent.
In the same year 1985, Kirron Kher married film actor Anupam Kher. He also has a son from his first marriage, whose name is Sikandar Kher.
Kirron Kher Career
As An Actor:
Kirron Kher started her career with the film industry. She made her film debut in the year 1983 with the Punjabi film Apsara Pyaar Da. In the year 1996, he worked with Amrish Puri in ‘Sardari Begum’.
After this, Kirron Kher appeared on the big screen in the year 2002 in Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s film ‘Devdas’, playing the role of the mother of the film’s actress Aishwarya Rai. This film was also the biggest superhit film of 2002. Kirron Kher has mostly played the role of mother in her acting.
In 2014, she was seen as Manju (Mili’s mother) in the film Khoobsurat, and in the same year she played Asha’s Mother in the film Total Siyapaa.
As a Politician
Joining the Bharatiya Janata Party in the year 2009 made a different identity as a worker.
Bharatiya Janata Party(BJP) declared her as the Lok Sabha candidate from Chandigarh for General Elections, 2014. Subsequently, in May 2014, she won the seat with 1,91,362 votes, defeating sitting MP, Congress leader Pawan Bansal.
Kirron Kher, BJP candidate, won in 2019 Indian general election Chandigarh constituency by a margin of 46,970 votes.
Awards and Honors
- In the year 1997, she was awarded the National Film Award for Sardari Begum.
- In the year 2003, she was also honored with the Best Supporting Actress Award by IIFA for the film Devdas.
- In 2003, he was awarded for Best Actor for a Leading Role at the Karachi International Film Festival for Silent Water.
- She was awarded the Star Screen Award for Best Supporting Actress in 2006 for Rang De Basanti.
- In 2010, she was awarded the Apsara Award for Best Actress Supporting Role for the film Kurbaan.