Vidya Balan Bio, Wiki, Age, Family, Affairs, Career & Net Worth

Vidya Balan is an Indian actress who works predominantly in Hindi cinema. Known for pioneering a change in the portrayal of women with her roles in female-led films.

Vidya BalanBiography

  • Famous Name: Vidya Balan
  • Real Name: Vidya Balan
  • Nickname: Vidhi, V
  • Date of Birth: January 1, 1979
  • Age:  42 Years (as of 2021)
  • Gender: Female
  • Citizenship: Indian
  • Religion: Hinduism
  • Zodiac/Sun Sign: Capricorn
  • Birthplace: Poothamkurussy, Puthur, Palakkad, Kerala
  • Hometown: India
  • Famous As: Actress
  • Profession: Actress

Vidya Balan Family

  • Father:P. R. Balan
  • Mother:Saraswathy Balan
  • Sister:Priya Balan
  • Brother: N/A

Vidya Balan Boyfriend, Affairs

  • Affairs/Boyfriends: N/A
  • Marital Status: married
  • Husband Name:Siddharth Roy Kapur
  • Children: N/A

Vidya Balan Educational Qualifications

    • School:St. Anthony Girls’ High School.
    •  College:St. Xavier’s College and The University of Mumbai.
    • Qualifications: Master’s degree in Sociology.

Vidya BalanPhysical Body Measurements

  •  Height: 5 ft 3” ,1.6M ,160CM
  • Weight: 62 kg (in pounds- 136 lbs)
  • Body Measurements: 36-28-37 Inches
  • Eye Colour: Black
  • Hair Colour: Black

Vidya Balan Favourite Things

  • Favorite Actor: Shahrukh Khan, Amitabh Bachchan, Morgan Freeman, Al Pacino
  • Favorite Actress:Julie Delpy,Julia Robert, Madhuri Dixit,
  • Food  :Thai food
  • Favorite Holiday Destination: New York, New Zealand
  • Favorite Color: Red
  • Favorite Outfits: 
  • Hobbies: Reading
  • Director – Gulzar and Hrishikesh Mukherjee
  • Book – Brida by Paulo Coelho
  • Musician – Zakir Hussain, Michael Jackson, Enrique, Indian Ocean, Midival Punditz
  • Color – Red
  • Perfume – Issey Miyake

Vidya Balan Net Worth & Income

  • Net worth (2021): $5 Million USD 
  • Net Worth (2020): Not Known
  • Annual Salary: Not Known
  • Income Source: Not Known

Frequently Ask Questions

  • Does Vidya Balan smoke? No
  • Does Vidya Balan drink alcohol? Yes

Interesting Facts

  1. Vidya Balan was awarded the National Film Award for Best Actress for The Dirty Picture (2011) and has won five Filmfare Awards.
  2. Besides acting in film, Vidya promotes humanitarian causes and supports charitable institutions
  3. In March 2011, she endorsed World Wildlife Fund’s Earth Hour campaign in India.
  4. She has graced the covers of famous magazines and writes columns occasionally for leading publications in the country.
  5. Vidya Balan is the youngest person to receive “The Prabha Khaitan Puraskar” for her efforts toward women empowering by the Calcutta Chamber of Commerce in 2012.
  6. In 2014, she was awarded the Padma Shri, the fourth highest civilian award in India, for her contributions to the entertainment industry.
  7. Vidya Balan is a multilingual, who can speak in English, Tamil, Hindi Malayalam and Bengali.
  8. She is critics’ delight, who often criticizes her for her choice of attire because of her weight.

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