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Kalki Koechlin Biography, Age, Height, Ex-Husband, Boyfriend, Children, Family, Facts, Wiki & More

Updated On : January 10, 2023

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Short Biography

Kalki Koechlin was born on 10th January 1984 to French parents in Pondicherry, India. Her parents had come to India as hippies during 1970s and decided to settle in India.  She is an Indian Film Actress, Television Actress, Theatre Actress, Voice Artist, Screenwriter, Television Presenter & Feminist who is known for her work in Bollywood industry.

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She went to Goldsmiths, University of London, to study drama and theatre. In London, she worked with a theatre company, Theatre of Relativity for a couple of years. She performed in various plays, including "The Dispute," "The Rise of the Wild Hunt" and David Hare's "The Blue Room" during her stint with the theatre group.
Kalki eventually decided to relocate to Mumbai to work in Indian cinema. She started off by doing modelling assignments for television commercials. She finally made her Hindi film debut with the role of Chandramukhi (Chanda) in Anurag Kashyap's Dev.D in 2009. Kalki, who was fluent in English, Tamil and French, had to learn Hindi for her role in Dev.D. Since then she has appeared in a lot of critically acclaimed movies such as Shaitan, That Girl in Yellow Boots, Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara and Shanghai. Her biggest commercial successful film till date is Yeh Jawani Hai Deewani which released in 2013. She was heavily praised for her performance in Margarita with a Straw in 2015. The film also won the National Award. Her upcoming films are Jiah Aur Jiah, Ribbon, CandyFlip and Azmaish-Trials of Life.
In addition to films, she has also produced and performed in various acclaimed plays. Her performance in the play Skeleton Woman won her the prestigious MetroPlus Playwright Award.

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Kalki Koechlin Family, Relatives and Other Relations

Father Joel Koechlin
Mother Francoise Armandie
Brothers Oriel Koechlin, Kochi Koechlin
Sister None
Ex-husband Anurag Kashyap (2011-2015)
Boyfriend Guy Hershberg
Daughter One (Name Not Known)

She was born to Joel Koechlin and Francoise Armandie. She has two brothers named Oriel Koechlin and Kochi Koechlin. She was married to noted Indian film Director and Producer Anurag Kashyap in April 2011 but the marriage was short-lived and the couple divorced after four years of their marriage in 2015. She is in a relationship with musician Guy Hershberg and together has a daughter, who was born on 07-02-2020.

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Body Measurements

Breast Size 32
Waist Size 24
Hip Size 33
Body Figure 32-24-33
Skin Colour Fair
Eye Colour Amber
Hair Colour Light Brown

Personal Info

Home Town Ooty, Tamil Nadu
Nationality French , Indian
Religion Hindu
Address Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
School Hebron School, Ooty
College Goldsmith, University of London
Qualification Degree in Drama and Theatre
Hobbies Reading and Writing
Marital Status Divorced
Debut Bollywood Film (Cameo Appearance) - Laaga Chunari Mein Daag (2007)
Bollywood Film (Lead Role) - Dev.D (2009)
Television (Cameo Appearance) - Man's World (2015)
Television (Lead Role) - Kalki's Great Escape (2016)
Best Movies Dev.D (2009), Shaitan (2011), Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani (2013), Margarita with a Straw (2015) among others
Salary N/A
Net Worth USD 20 Million
Official Website N/A


Favorite Color White and Yellow
Favorite Actress Rekha , Madhubala
Favorite Actor Kamal Haasan , Raj Kapoor
Favorite Movie Water (2005)
Favorite Food Pasta and Pizza

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Kalki Koechlin

  • Kalki is a multi-linguist and can fluently speak in Hindi, French, English and Tamil.
  • The chief engineer of historic monuments like the Statue of Liberty and the Eiffel Towel was his grandfather named Maurice Koechlin.
  • Some four decades ago his parents met in India and decided to stay back in India.

Kalki Koechlin Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

40 years, 5months, 5 days old age Kalki Koechlin will turn 41 on 10 January, 2025. Only 6 months, 25 days, 6 hours,43 minutes has left for her next birthday.

Birthdays Celebrated on Each Day of Week

Kalki Koechlin has celebrated the total number of 40 birthdays till date. See the analysis by days count and bar graph.

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