Boman Irani : Net Worth, Height, Weight, Age, Affairs, Wiki, Facts and Figures

Boman Irani, an Indian film actor, is known for his remarkable performances in Bollywood. The Bollywood actor his journey from being a photographer to a renowned actor is truly inspiring.

This blog post will delve into the life and career of this versatile actor, shedding light on his early life, personal relationships, rise to stardom, career highlights, and some interesting facts about him.

Boman Irani
Boman Irani

Early Life and Upbringing

Boman Irani was born on December 2, 1959, in Mumbai, India, to an Irani Zoroastrian family. His father passed away six months before he was born. He grew up with dyslexia, which he eventually overcame.

He finished his secondary schooling at St. Mary’s School and then undertook a two-year waiter course at Mithibai College in Mumbai. He also managed a bakery and namkeen shop in Mumbai that was run by his mother.

Boman Irani - Early Life And Upbringing
Boman Irani – Early Life And Upbringing

Personal Life – Age, Zodiac Sign

Boman Irani - Personal Life
Boman Irani – Personal Life
Personal DetailsInformation
Full NameBoman Irani
NicknameBoman
Alternative Names(s) (also known as)Boman Irani
Date of Birth2 December 1959
Age (as of 2023)64 years
ReligionZoroastrianism (Parsi)
Zodiac SignSagittarius
NationalityIndian
BirthplaceNagpada, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
HometownMumbai, Maharashtra, India
Current AddressMumbai, Maharashtra, India
Education QualificationDiploma in Polytechnic
Hobbies and InterestsPhotography
Languages KnownHindi, English, Gujarati, Bengali and Marathi
Social Media Profiles link (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter)Facebook, Instagram, Twitter
Wikipedia Profile linkBoman Irani
IMDb Profile linkBoman Irani
Website linkN/A

Physical Appearance – Height, Weight, Body Measurements

Boman Irani - Physical Appearance
Boman Irani – Physical Appearance
Physical StatsInformation
Body TypeAverage
Body Measurements (Chest – Waist – Hips)N/A
Height in feet, inches, cm6’ 2″, 188 cm
Weight in kg, lbs88 kg, 194 lbs
Chest43 inches
Waist38 inches
Biceps13 inches
Eye ColourDark Brown
Hair ColourBlack
HairstyleShort and straight
Distinctive FeaturesBalding hairline, expressive eyes, deep voice
TattoosN/A

Family and Relationships – Girlfriend/Wife, Affairs

Boman Irani’s acting career began relatively late, at the age of 44. He started with theatre and later made his film debut in 2001 with the film ‘Everybody Says I’m Fine!’. However, it was his performance in ‘Munna Bhai M.B.B.S.’ that brought him acclaim and made him a household name.

Boman Irani - Family And Relationships
Boman Irani – Family And Relationships
Relationships DetailsInformation
Marital StatusMarried
Spouse – WifeZenobia Irani
FatherN/A
MotherJerbanoo Irani
Children Danesh Irani, Kayoze Irani
Siblings Shirin, Shenaz and Roshan
Affairs – Girlfriend(s) N/A
Significant RelationshipsN/A

Rise to Stardom

Boman Irani’s acting career began relatively late, at the age of 44. He started with theatre and later made his film debut in 2001 with the film ‘Everybody Says I’m Fine!’.

However, it was his performance in ‘Munna Bhai M.B.B.S.’ that brought him acclaim and made him a household name.

Boman Irani - Rise To Stardom
Boman Irani – Rise To Stardom

Debut Film – Josh

Boman Irani - Debut Film
Boman Irani – Debut Film

Successful Film – Housefull 2

Boman Irani - Successful Film
Boman Irani – Successful Film

Career Highlights, Awards, and Achievements

Boman Irani has featured in over 100 films. Some of his notable works include ‘Munna Bhai M.B.B.S.’, ‘3 Idiots’, ‘Housefull’, and ‘Don 2’. He has won a Filmfare Award and an IIFA Award for his performance in ‘3 Idiots’. Boman Irani has also hosted the IIFA Awards multiple times.

Boman Irani - Career Highlights, Awards, And Achievements
Boman Irani – Career Highlights, Awards, And Achievements
Career DetailsInformation
Profession(s)Actor, photographer and voice artist
Debut FilmEverybody Says I’m Fine! (2001)
Notable Roles Dr. Asthana (Munna Bhai M.B.B.S.), Viru Sahastrabuddhe or Virus (3 Idiots), Lucky Singh (Lage Raho Munna Bhai), Vardaan (Don and Don 2), Kishen Khurana (Khosla Ka Ghosla), Professor Bora (Main Hoon Na), Batuk Patel (Housefull series)
Recent Films – New Movies Total Dhamaal (2019), Made in China (2019), Jhalki (2019), Drive (2019)
Upcoming Films 83 (2021), Unchai (2022), Dunki (2023)
Popular Television Series N/A
Awards and Achievements Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor for 3 Idiots (2010), IIFA Award for Best Performance in a Negative Role for Don (2007), Screen Award for Best Comedian for Lage Raho Munna Bhai (2007), Zee Cine Award for Best Actor in a Comic Role for 3 Idiots (2010)
Endorsements/Brand Collaborations P Mark Mustard Oil, Kent RO, Tata Sky, Ambuja Cement, Parle-G, ICICI Bank, Saffola, Britannia, Dabur, Tata Motors, etc.
Philanthropy/Charity Work Supported the Shabana Azmi Mijwan Welfare Society, which works for the empowerment of rural women and girls, Participated in the Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon to raise funds for various causes, Supported the Teach for Change initiative, which aims to improve the quality of education in government schools, etc.
Professional Associations Irani Moviestone, a production company founded by him
Training and EducationTrained in acting by Hansraj Siddhia and Alyque Padamsee, Trained in photography in Chennai
Production CompanyIrani Moviestone
Box Office Success – Hit Movies Munna Bhai M.B.B.S. (2003), Main Hoon Na (2004), No Entry (2005), Lage Raho Munna Bhai (2006), Don (2006), Heyy Babyy (2007), Dostana (2008), 3 Idiots (2009), Housefull (2010), Don 2 (2011), Housefull 2 (2012), Cocktail (2012), PK (2014), Happy New Year (2014), Dilwale (2015), Housefull 3 (2016), Sanju (2018)
Critical Acclaim Movies Munna Bhai M.B.B.S. (2003), Khosla Ka Ghosla (2006), Lage Raho Munna Bhai (2006), 3 Idiots (2009), Well Done Abba (2010), Ferrari Ki Sawaari (2012), PK (2014), Sanju (2018)

Assets and Finances – Net Worth

Boman Irani - Assets And Finances
Boman Irani – Assets And Finances
Financial ProfileInformation
Net Worth in Rs. and DollarsRs. 170 crore, $23 million
Per Movie Charges in Rs. and DollarsRs. 2-3 crore, $270,000-$400,000
Per Endorsement Charges in Rs. and DollarsRs. 50-60 lakh, $67,000-$80,000
Sponsorship DealsN/A
Business VenturesIrani Moviestone, a production company
InvestmentsN/A
Real Estate HoldingsA bungalow in Mumbai
Luxury Items/Properties OwnedN/A
Cars CollectionAudi Q7, Mercedes-Benz E-Class

Favorite Things, Likes and Dislikes

Boman Irani - Favorite Things, Likes And Dislikes
Boman Irani – Favorite Things, Likes And Dislikes
Favorite ThingsInformation
Favorite ActorAmitabh Bachchan, Shah Rukh Khan
Favorite ActressN/A
Favorite FilmThe Sound of Music
Favorite Music BandsN/A
Favorite SportCricket
Favorite BooksIf by Rudyard Kipling
Favorite ColorN/A
Favorite FoodDhansak, biryani and prawns curry rice
Things s/he likeActing, photography, traveling
Things s/he dislikeN/A

Top 5 Best Films – Boman Irani

Film NameYear of ReleaseCharacter Played
Munna Bhai M.B.B.S.2003Dr. J. C. Asthana
3 Idiots2009Viru Sahastrabuddhe
PK2014Cherry Bajwa
Sanju2018Father of Sanjay Dutt
832021Farokh Engineer

Controversies – Boman Irani

  • Boman Irani doesn’t see a point in voicing concerns unless his opinion can make a difference .
  • Top builder in family feud .
  • Watch: Boman Irani pranks with paps in hilarious viral video, netizens say itni acting free mein .
  • PK Controversy: Boman Irani Says People Have to Respect Filmmaker’s Point of View .
  • Boman Irani on his struggle, recalls always smelling of ‘ghee’ as he ran a wafers shop: ‘My wife told me to wear it as a badge of honour’ .
Boman Irani - Controversies
Boman Irani – Controversies

Interesting Facts – Boman Irani

  • Boman Irani did freelance photography for a famous Indian newspaper, though he got a real step forward after he got a chance to shoot for Miss .
  • Boman Irani suffered from dyslexia, a reading ailment in his earlier years of life .
  • Irani’s upbringing was fully done by his mom as his father died before his birth .
  • Boman Irani’s epiphany came when he saved money for seven years to take his family for their first-ever vacation to Ooty, but they ended up in a desolate run-down hotel called Shawham Palace .
  • Boman Irani decided to take control of his life, and instead of living the petty existence of a photographer selling small photos, he would start to dream and live big and provide more for his family .
Boman Irani - Interesting Facts
Boman Irani – Interesting Facts

Boman Irani’s journey is a testament to his perseverance and talent. His story is an inspiration to many aspiring actors who dream of making it big in the Indian film industry.


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