Amyra Dastur Wiki/Biography
Amyra Dastur, also known as Amy Rohinton Dastur, was born on 7 May 1993 (aged 25; as in 2018) in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. Since childhood, she wanted to become an actress, and, to fulfil her dream, she started modelling at the age of 16. In 2013, she shot to stardom, after four years of her stint in the modelling world, with her debut Bollywood film, Issaq. Amyra Dastur is a well-known name in the South Indian film industry as well.
Amyra Dastur Career
Amyra Dastur did her schooling from Cathedral and John Connon School, Mumbai and Dhirubhai Ambani International School, Mumbai. She completed her Bachelors in Arts from H. R. College of Commerce and Economics, Mumbai. She started her career as a model and has done numerous TV commercials like Vodafone, Micromax, Dove, Clean & Clear Foaming Face Wash, Airtel, etc. She has also walked the ramp for many famous fashion designers. She got her first role in 2013 in the Bollywood film, Issaq as Bachchi Kashyap. Apart from Bollywood, she has also done several Tamil and Telugu films like Anegan (2015), Manasuku Nachindi (2018), Raju Gadu (2018), etc. Amyra also featured in Sonu Nigam’s pop song, Aa Bhi Jaa Tu Kahin Se (2015). In 2017, she did a Chinese comedy film, Kung Fu Yoga, in which she played the role of Kyra.
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Twitter Handle: twitter.com/AmyraDastur93
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Instagram Handle: instagram.com/amyradastur93
Amyra Dastur Physical Stats & More
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters– 165 cm
in meters– 1.65 m
in feet inches– 5’ 5”
|Weight (approx.)||in kilograms– 55 kg
in pounds– 121 lbs
|Figure Measurements (approx.)||34-26-36|
|Eye Colour||Dark Brown|
Amyra Dastur Personal Life
|Date of Birth||7 May 1993|
|Age (as in 2020)||27 Years|
|Birthplace||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign||Taurus|
|Hometown||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|School(s)||• Cathedral and John Connon School, Mumbai
• Dhirubhai Ambani International School, Mumbai
|College||H. R. College of Commerce and Economics, Mumbai|
|Educational Qualification||Bachelor of Arts (B. A.)|
|Hobbies||Reading, Writing, Dancing, Playing the Guitar|
|Controversy||In 2018, during the #MeToo India Movement, she claimed that she had faced harassment in both the Bollywood and the South Indian Film Industry.|
Amyra Dastur Family
|Parents||Father– Gulzar Dastur (Surgeon and Director of Bhatia Hospital)
Mother– Delna Dastur (Advertising Professional)
|Siblings||Brother– Jehangir Dastur (Younger; Chef)
Amyra Dastur Favourite Things
|Favourite Food(s)||Pizza, Sushi, Chocolate Brownies|
|Favourite Restaurant||Kitchen Garden by Suzette, Mumbai|
|Favourite Hotel||Explorers Hotel, Paris|
|Favourite Actor(s)||Aamir Khan, Emraan Hashmi|
|Favourite Actress(es)||Indian– Kangana Ranaut, Priyanka Chopra
American– Angelina Jolie
|Favourite Film(s)||Bollywood– Guzaarish (2010)
Hollywood– Amadeus (1984), Syriana (2005)
|Favourite TV Show||Game of Thrones|
|Favourite Director(s)||Sanjay Leela Bhansali, Sunil Shanbag|
|Favourite Play||“Kaumudi” directed by Abhishek Majumdar|
Facts About Amyra Dastur
- Amyra likes to read and write during her free time.
- She also likes to play the guitar.
- She used to be a non-vegetarian. However, when she saw the animals being slaughtered brutally, she turned vegetarian.
- Once Amyra smashed her wrist in a glass table only because her mother did not answer her call. She also underwent physiotherapy in England for the same.
- In 2018, she became the first woman to appear on the Just Urbane magazine cover.
- She hates onions, and she never eats food that has onions in it.
- Amyra has a fear of darkness and flying.
- She is fluent in various languages like English, Gujarati, French, and Tamil.
- She is fond of roller coasters.
- She is also an avid animal lover.