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Malaika Arora Bio, Son, Age, Husband, Height, Net Worth & Wiki

Malaika Arora is a well-known Indian actor, TV reality-show judge, dancer, VJ, model, and TV presenter. She is mostly active in the Bollywood film industry and famous for her item songs in various movies like Munni Badnaam Hui from Dabangg, and Anarkali Disco Chali from Housefull 2. Malaika is very fit and she is a motivation for the people who want to maintain themselves fit when they age.  At the moment, she is infectious all eyes with her correlation with Arjun Kapoor, who is 12 years younger than her.

Malaika was born into a Punjabi Khatri family on 23 October 1973 in Chembur, Mumbai. Her father’s name is Anil Arora who served in the Merchant Navy, and her mother’s name is Joyce Polycarp. Her parents got separated when Malaika was just 11 years old. She has one younger sister, Amrita Arora, who is also an actress by profession. Malaika follows Hinduism.

Malaika Arora Khan first met Arbaaz during the shoot for a commercial ad for coffee in 1993. She got married to Arbaaz Khan on 12 December 1998 and got divorced in 2017. The duo parted their ways after 19 years of their marriage. The couple together has a son named Arhaan, born on 9 November 2002. After getting separated from Arbaaz, Arhaan’s custody went to Malaika while Arbaaz has the visitation rights. Her former father-in-law is an Indian scriptwriter, Salim Khan, and her former brothers-in-law are Sohail Khan and Salman Khan. Right now, Malaika Arora is dating Arjun Kapoor, and the couple has been seen hanging out together quite frequently.

Malaika Arora

Malaika Arora

Malaika Arora Wiki/Bio

Birth NameMalaika Arora
Nick NameMalla
Age(as in 2020) 47 Years
Debut• Film: EMI – Liya Hai Toh Chukana Padeg (2008)
• TV: Nach Baliye 1 (2005, as a judge)
ReligionHinduism
Sun Sign/Zodiac SignLibra
Birth PlaceChembur, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Date of Birth23 October 1973
NationalityIndian
ResidenceNot Known
Home TownBengaluru, Karnataka, India
HobbiesGardening, Jogging, Swimming, and Yoga

Family

Mother's NameJoyce Polycarp
Father's NameAnil Arora (Merchant Navy)
Malaika Arora Family

Malaika Arora Family

BrotherNot Known
SisterAmrita Arora (Younger, Actress)

Boyfriends/Affairs

Affairs/Boyfriends• Arbaaz Khan (Actor)
• Arjun Kapoor (Actor)

Marital Status, Husband and Children

Husband/SpouseArbaaz Khan (Divorced)
Malaika Arora Ex-Husband

Malaika Arora Ex-Husband

Marriage Date12 December 1998
ChildrenArhaan Khan

Education

School• Swami Vivekanand School in Chembur, Mumbai,
• Holy Cross High School, Thane
College/UniversityJai Hind College, Churchgate, Mumbai
Educational QualificationDegree in Economics and a minor in Communications
ProfessionActress, Model, VJ, TV Personality, Producer
Brands EndorsedNot Known
Career ManagerNot Known

Height, Weight, and Figure Measurements

Height (Approx.)in centimeters- 160 cm
in meters- 1.60 m
in Feet Inches- 5' 3"
Weight (Approx.)in Kilograms– 53 Kg
in Pounds- 117 lbs

Figure Measurements

Breast Size34 inches
Hips Size35 inches
Waist Size27 inches

Extra Ordinary Features

Race / EthnicityMixed (Malayali and Punjabi)
Hair ColorBlack
Eye ColorLight Brown
S*xual OrientationStraight
Dress Size4 US
Shoe Size9 US

Favourite Things

Favourite ActressesDeepika Padukone, Helen
Favourite ActorsShah Rukh Khan, Chunky Pandey, Rahul Khanna
Favourite Perfume BrandTom Ford's Black Orchid
Favourite LabelsFenty by Rihanna, Goop by Gwyneth Paltrow
Favourite FoodRice with Sambhar, Tea Cake, Fish Curry
Favourite DestinationGoa, Greece, Caribbean Island
ControversiesThere was a buzz that she was having an affair with actor Arjun Kapoor.

Life Journey

Malaika Arora studied at Holy Cross High School Thane till 9th grade. She did secondary schooling from Swami Vivekanand School, Chembur. After completing her schooling, she took admission at Jai Hind College, Churchgate, and completed her graduation in Economics and a minor in Communications.

Malaika loves to do dance and modeling since childhood. During her teenage years, her photo appeared in the magazine Society, which brought in modeling assignments and the offer to be an MTV VJ. She hosted shows such as Club MTV, Love Line, and Style Check for ‘MTV’ and appeared in ad campaigns of De Beers, Pearl Pet, Tanishq, Mafatlal, and MR Coffee. She then appeared in the music videos Gur Naalo Ishq Mitha by Bally Sagoo and Dholna. However, the dance item that made her a household name was Chaiyya Chaiyya from film Dil Se in 1998.

Malaika Arora Net Worth

According to Woodgram, Malaika Arora’s net worth is around $10 million. The star is often seen sporting designer clothing and making extravagant fashion statements. Reports claim that the Malaika Arora owns a BMW 7 Series 730ld and an apartment in Mumbai. Malaika Arora reportedly charges ₹ 1.75 crores for one dance number in movies.

Estimated Net Worth in 2019 (Approx)$10 Million
Estimated Net Worth in 2018(Approx)Under Review
Annual SalaryUnder Review
Income SourceActress, Model, VJ, TV Personality, Producer

On the other hand, Malaika Arora’s income has been coming from VJing on MTV when the channel was first launched, co-hosting a show with Cyrus Broacha, she has been a judge on several shows like Nach Baliye, Nach Baliye Season 2, Zara Nachke Dikha, Jhalak Dikhla Ja and India’s Got Talent. She has worked as an actress in films like Houseful, Happy New Year, and EMI. Malaika Arora’s income also comes from endorsing 30+ brands.

Career

In 2008, Malaika Arora appeared as Nancy in the film EMI – Liya Hai Toh Chukana Padega. However, the film was not commercially successful. Then, She made cameo appearances in films such as Om Shanti Om, Maa Tujhhe Salaam, Housefull, Helloo India, and Happy New Year.

Arora is chiefly remembered for her dance numbers, which include Ekwari Tak Le from the movie Bichhoo in 2000, Maahi Ve from Kaante in 2002, Kaal Dhamaal from Kaal in 2005, Heyy Babyy from Heyy Babyy in 2007, Hoth Rasiley from Welcome in 2007, Munni Badnaam Hui from Dabangg in 2010, Anarkali Disco Chali from Housefull 2 in 2012) and many others.

In the year 2005, She began appearing on various TV reality shows, especially dance shows as a celebrity judge. She was a judge in the first two seasons of ‘Nach Baliye’ (2005–2006) and in ‘Zara Nachke Dikha’ (2008), on ‘Star One.’ Later, she appeared as a judge in seasons 4 and 8 of ‘Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa’ (2010 and 2015). From 2012 to date, she has been judging the ‘Colors TV’ reality show ‘India’s Got Talent.’ She has been hosting and judging the show ‘India’s Next Top Model’ for ‘MTV India’ since 2017.

Along with her actor-producer husband Arbaaz Khan, Arora turned producer with the award-winning movie ‘Dabangg’ (2010). Later, she co-produced ‘Dabangg 2’ (2012) and ‘Dolly Ki Doli’ (2015).

In 2007, Arora was named the “Sexiest Woman” by men’s magazine ‘Maxim’. Malaika owns her yoga studio, Divayoga, in Mumbai, which was launched in 2018. Along with Bipasha Basu and Sussanne Khan, Arora has been contributing as a style editor of the lifestyle brand ‘The Label Life’ since 2015.

Movies List

1998Dil Se..
1999Pyar Ke Geet
2000Bichhoo
2001Indian
2002Maa Tujhhe Salaam
Kaante
2005Kaal
2007Heyy Babyy
Athidhi
Om Shanti Om
Welcome
2008EMI
2009Helloo India
2010Prem Kaa Game
Housefull
Dabangg
2012Gabbar Singh
Housefull 2
Dabangg 2
2014Happy New Year
2015Dolly Ki Doli
2018Pataakha

TV Shows & Serials List

2005–06Nach Baliye
2008Zara Nachke Dikha
Nachle Ve with Saroj Khan
2009Perfect Bride
2010, 2015Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa
2015Swaragini
2012–presentIndia's Got Talent
2017–presentIndia's Next Top Model
2019MTV Supermodel of the Year
2020India's Best Dancer

Facts About Malaika Arora

  • Does Malaika Arora Khan smoke?: No
  • She has dancing specialization in Ballet, Bharatnatyam, and Jazz Ballet.
  • She incepted her modeling career at the age of 17.
  • In 2012, Malaika Arora was earned the Taiwan Excellence celebrity endorser Award.
  • Her all-time favorite fashion era is the 1980s.
  • Malaika along with, actress Bipasha Basu and Sussanne Khan, runs a lifestyle brand – The Label Life.

FAQs

Why did Malaika Arora and Arbaz Khan separate after a 19-year-old marriage?
There was a lot of speculation about Malaika and Arbaz Khan’s divorce. But the main reason is that Malaika was dating a Dubai businessman. At some place, Malaika also commented that she was fed up with Arbaaz khan taking money from his brother Salman khan. Malaika had issues with Arbaaz Khan’s failure in acting and that he always needed support either from his brother Salman Khan or from her. Malika is also known for her bold dressing style, which she said was not liked by his brother in law Salman khan and he used to comment on that. But now the main reason that a lot of people are speculating is that Malaika was in a relationship with Arjun Kapoor. They were spotted in different places together. But they don’t speak anything about that. Let’s see how soon this news will be confirmed. But this couple still seems to be sober with each other after their divorce and they meet with each other cordially for the sake of their child.
Is Malaika Arora is going to marry an actor Arjun Kapoor?
In an interview with Deccan Chronicle, Arjun opened up on his marriage plans with Malaika Arora. When asked if he is planning to tie the knot soon, Arjun said, “I have no qualms about saying that I am not getting married. People go bald after getting married (laughs).” He further revealed that there would be nothing secretive about this wedding (whenever it happens), and he would make everyone a part of wedding celebrations. “Marriage is definitely not going to happen now. I’m happy on both, the personal and professional fronts. I have always been open. Be assured that I will not shock you all; if there is something to be spoken about, I will inform you all and make you a part of it,” added Arjun Kapoor.
How does Malaika Arora maintain her lifestyle?
Malaika Arora, the gorgeous and beauty looks half of her age. Malaika’s sizzling figure is due to her hard work, strict diet plan, rigorous workout regime, and disciplined life. The curvaceous beauty has managed to keep her sizzling figure with diet and exercises. She is ravishing in every outfit. Malaika Arora Khan manages to keep herself lean and slim with her diet plans, fitness regime, and yoga exercises. She eats everything but in moderation. She likes biryani, doesn’t skip meals, doesn’t do dieting, and has craving for rice and starch. Malaika’s fitness formula is a mix of cardio, weight training, various types of dances, and Yoga exercises. She is a fitness freak actress, who has shaped his toned and sporty body through a disciplined fitness regime, yoga, gym, controlled diet, and discipline life. She is a fitness enthusiast dazzling queen who follows a strict lifestyle regimen to maintain herself fit and healthy.
Will Salman Khan take any action against Arjun Kapoor if he marries Malaika Arora?
There is no reason for anyone to take any sort of action when two people are divorced. Even if his brother was not already involved with someone else, the couple is divorced so neither has any say over what they are currently doing in their love life. And Salman Khan has nothing to do with it in any case. She wasn’t his wife. Just his sister in law. That doesn’t give him any legal right to interfere.
Has Malaika Arora successfully replaced Helen?
Definitely not and never will either. Although they belong to the same family by marriage, Malaika has a long, long way to go before she reaches anywhere near the status, fame, achievement, grace, and respect garnered by Helen ma’am. According to Wikipedia Helen has acted in over 700 movies, mostly as a dancer but she also has acted in several movies having a significant role. Helen has been nominated several times for a Filmfare award and also won for her role in Lahu Ke Do Rang, later followed by a Lifetime achievement award.

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