December 07, 2023

Meghna Gulzar Biography, Age, Husband, Children, Family, Caste, Wiki & More

Updated On : December 12, 2018

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Short Biography

Meghna Gulzar was born on 13th December 1973 in Mumbai, India. Meghna Gulzar is a noted Indian Director and is the sole daughter of actress Raakhee and lyricist and poet Gulzar. She has also penned down a book titled Because He Is...., which is from her father, Gulzar.

Meghna Gulzar Complete Bio & Career

Meghna Gulzar began her career as an independent writer for NFDC publication Cinema in India and The Times of India. As soon as she finished her graduation in Sociology, Meghna started working as an assistant director for the TV serials such as Kirdaar. She went to New York and did a brief course in film making from New York University in the year 1995. After her return, she associated with her father Gulzar, as started assisting her father on his films like Maachis and Hu Tu Tu. Meanwhile she started writing her own film. She also directed few documentaries for Doordarshan and also directed many music videos for various albums.
She began her full fledge career in the year 2002 by directing her debut film Filhaal which had stars like Sushmita Sen and Tabu. The movie went unnoticed and failed badly at box office. Her second movie was Just Married which released in 2007. The very same year her another venture Dus Kahaniya too was released. She came back after a gap of 8 long years and directed Talvar, which was based on 2008 murder case mystery. The movie was praised and so was she.
In her personal life, she married Govind Sandhu in the year 2000.

Meghna Gulzar Family, Relatives and Other Relations

She was born to a poet Gulzar and actress Rakhee Gulzar. She is married to Govind Sandhu since 2000 and together has a son named Samay Sandhu.

Life's Important Dates Of Meghna Gulzar

Body Measurements

Breast Size 32
Waist Size 28
Hip Size 34
Body Figure 32-28-34
Skin Colour Fair
Eye Colour Dark Brown
Hair Colour Black

Personal Info

Home Town Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Nationality Indian
Religion Sikh
Address Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
School St. Xavier’s Mumbai
College St. Xavier’s Mumbai
The Tisch School of Arts, New York University, New York
Qualification Graduation in Sociology
A short course in Filmmaking from the Tisch School of Arts, New York University
Hobbies Painting, Gardening, Listening to Music, Reading
Marital Status Married
Debut Film (Screenplay): Hu Tu Tu (1999)
Film (Screenplay): Hu Tu Tu (1999) Film (Director): Filhaal... (2002)


Favorite Color Black, Red
Favorite Actress Rekha , Tabu , Alia Bhatt
Favorite Actor Aamir Khan , Shah Rukh Khan , Amitabh Bachchan
Favorite Movie When Harry Met Sally...(1989)
Favorite Singer Kishore Kumar , Lata Mangeshkar
Favorite Song Jaage Hain... from the film Guru (2007) and Kabira from the film Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani (2013)
Favorite Place Mumbai, Kashmir
Favorite Food Golgappa, Non Vegetarian Food

Meghna Gulzar Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

49 years, 11months, 24 days old age Meghna Gulzar will turn 50 on 13 December, 2023. Only 5 days, 9 hours,40 minutes has left for her next birthday.

Birthdays Celebrated on Each Day of Week

Meghna Gulzar has celebrated the total number of 50 birthdays till date. See the analysis by days count and bar graph.

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