Aditi Rao Hydari

Aditi Rao Hydari
Name at birth: 
Aditi Rao Hydari
Date of Birth (DOB): 
31 years old
Native/Birth Place: 
(Current city) 
Years active: 
5 ft 7 in
Not Known

Biography/Wiki in one line Name: Aditi Rao Hydari, DOB/Birthday: 28 October 1986, Age: 30 years, Height: 5 ft 7 in, Weight: Not known, Native/Birth place: Hyderabad, Residence: Mumbai, Occupation: Actress, Debut (first) film: Prajapathi, Movies list: Prajapathi and Sringaram and Kaatru Veliyidai, College: Lady Shri Ram College

Aditi Rao Hydari is an Indian film actress who works predominantly in the Hindi and Tamil language films. She was born in the family of Muhammad Saleh Akbar Hydari and J. Rameshwar Rao in Hyderabad. Hydari made her on screen debut in the Malayalam film Prajapathi (2006) alongside veteran actor Mammootty. The film had her play the role of a devadasi and her performance in the film garnered positive reviews from critics.

Hydari rose to fame after her performance in Sudhir Mishra's 2011 romantic thriller film Yeh Saali Zindagi, a role that won her the Screen Award in the Best Supporting Actress category. She has subsequently starred in several successful Bollywood films including Rockstar (2011), Murder 3 (2013), Khoobsurat (2014), Wazir (2016) and Fitoor (2016). She is also a classical bharatanatyam dancer and trained under Leela Samson.

Hydari was born on 28 October into two royal lineages, that of Muhammad Saleh Akbar Hydari and J. Rameshwar Rao of erstwhile Raja of Wanaparthy family. She is the great granddaughter of Akbar Hydari and the grand niece of Muhammad Saleh Akbar Hydari, former Governor of Assam. Filmmaker Kiran Rao is her maternal first cousin. Her maternal grandparents are Raja J Rameshwar Rao, who headed the administration of Wanaparthi state during its day, and Shanta Rameshwar Rao, a much respected educationalist in the city of Hyderabad and the chairperson of publishing house Orient Blackswan. Her mother has Mangalorean Konkani roots. Aditi started learning Bharatanatyam at age six and became a disciple of acclaimed dancer Leela Samson. She did her schooling at Rishi Valley School, near Bangalore and graduated from Lady Shri Ram College, University of Delhi.