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Name: Zarina Wahab
DOB: July 17,1959
Birth Place: Visakhapatnam,Andhra Pradesh, India
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Became a thorough professional with the movie Vishwaroopam(2013).


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Full Biography of Actress Zarina Wahab

Zarina Wahab is an Indian actress and former model, who was critically acclaimed for starring roles, such as in Chit Chor and Gopal Krishna in the 1970s. She has also appeared in Malayalam films including the critically acclaimed Madanolsavam, Chamaram, Palangal and Adaminte Makan Abu.

Wahab was born into an Andhra Muslim family in Kadapa, Andhra Pradesh. She is fluent in Telugu (her mother tongue), Urdu, Hindi and English. She was trained at Film and Television Institute of India (FTII), Pune.  Wahab has two sisters and one brother.

After receiving negative feedback about her appearance from film producer Raj Kapoor, Wahab worked on her appearance and attended film parties and events. She eventually got noticed and was cast in films.  She was usually cast as the middle-class, natural beauty. Wahab had a major hit film in Basu Chatterjee\'s Chit Chor (1976). She earned a Filmfare nomination as Best Actress for her role in Gharonda (1977).
She has acted in Telugu, Tamil, Malayalam films.

Wahab made a comeback to Malayalam films with Calendar, in 2009. She appeared in My Name Is Khan as the mother of Rizwan Khan (Shah Rukh Khan\'s character).Wahab currently plays older roles in television serials.

Wahab met actor Aditya Pancholi on the sets of Kalank Ka Tika. Pancholi is 6 years her junior. They married in 1986 and have a daughter, Sana and son Suraj. News of their turbulent marriage, her husband\'s temper and rumors of infidelity have been in the gossip columns.  Wahab\'s daughter is an actress.  Her son, Suraj, was arrested in June, 2013, for aiding and abetting the suicide of his girlfriend, Jiah Khan.

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