Farida Jalal

Active - 1967 - 2015  |   Born - Mar 14, 1949 in New Delhi, India  |   Genres - Musical, Drama, Comedy Drama, Romance, Fantasy

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  • Won a talent contest, the United Film Producers Talent Hunt, which paved her way to an acting career.
  • Made her big screen debut in Taqdeer (1967).
  • Met her husband Tabrez Barmavar on the set of Jeevan Rekha (1974).
  • Took an 8-year hiatus after marriage and returned to the acting world with the movie Henna (1991).
  • Converted to Christianity in 2015, taking up a new middle name Farida Josephine Jalal.