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Overview (3)

Date of Birth 24 March 1979Bombay, Maharashtra, India
Nickname Emmy
Height 5' 6" (1.68 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Emraan Hashmi was born on March 24, 1979 in Bombay, Maharashtra, India. He is an actor, known for Once Upon a Time in Mumbai (2010), The Dirty Picture (2011) and Shanghai (2012). He has been married to Parveen Shahani since December 14, 2006. They have one child.

Spouse (1)

Parveen Shahani (14 December 2006 - present) (1 child)

Trivia (26)

Son, Ayaan Hashmi, was born on February 4th, 2010.
Married long time girlfriend, Parveen Shahani, on December 2006.
Nephew to Mahesh Bhatt and Mukesh Bhatt.
Grandson of Bollywood character actress Purnima.
Brother-in-law of Bollywood actress Udita Goswami.
Cousin of Bollywood actresses, Smiley Suri, Alia Bhatt and Onjalee Nair, and Bollywood directors, Mohit Suri, Vishesh Bhatt and Pooja Bhatt.
Used the screen name Farhaan Hashmi for a few months in the early part of his career. He went back to using Emraan Hashmi a short while later.
Grand nephew of 1930s actress Shirin. Shirin is the sister of Emraans actress grandmother Poornima (Zanjeer).
Distant relative of Shiv Darshan (Father Suneel is Mahesh Bhatt's cousin. Mahesh is Emraan's uncle.).
Emraan Hashmi's grandmother actress Poornima (Zanjeer) was Mahesh Bhatt's mother (Shirin Mohammed Ali) biological sister.
Father Anwar Hashmi acted in Baharon Ke Manzil (1968).
Elder brother named Calvin Hashmi. He is settled in the UK.
The 1988 film Kabzaa , Starring Sanjay Dutt was shot inside his apartment. As a child he would watch the shooting daily in his living room.
Did several Television ads as a child.
Auditioned for Yeh Zindagi Ka Safar in 2001 opposite Amisha Patel.
Emraan Hashmi's grandmother Poornima's first marriage was with film journalist Shauqat Hashmi who went to Pakistan after separating from Poornima.They had a son Anwar Hashmi who acted in Baharon Ki Manzil in 1968 opposite Farida Jalal. Anwar is the father of Emraan Hashmi.
Emraan Hashmi's grandmother Poornima remarried to Producer-Director Bhagwan Dass Varma.This makes Bhagwan Dass Varma Emraan Hashmi's step grandfather. Bhagwan Dass Varma passed away in 1962.
Emraans'Great grandfather (Grandmother Poornima's father) was Ram Sheshadri Ayangar. A Tamil Brahmin who used to handle accounts at Manmohan Desai's film distributor father Kiku Bhai Desai's office.
According to Poornima (Emraan's grandmother) that era's well known director Raman B. Desai, who was also their neighbor, had offered Poornima 'Radha's' role in his Guajarati film 'Radheshyam'. Poornima was still in school at that time. For the film, her elder sister Shirin, gave her the alias 'Poornima' in place of her real name 'Meher Bano'. The film 'Radheshyam' was released in the year 1948 and at that time Poornima was merely 16 years old. According to Poornima, "My first Hindi film was Kedar Sharma's 'Thes' where I was playing the second lead." Featuring Bharat Bhushan and Shashikala in the main roles, this film was released in the year 1948.
Cousin of Milan Luthria. ( Milan's grandmother and Emraan grandmother Poornima were sister's.
Cousin of Darmesh and Suneel Darshan. ( His grandmother Poornima and the Darshan brother's grandmother Shirin were sister's).
Uncle To Shiv Darshan ( Dad's cousin).
Starred in Ramesh Khatkar's shelved film " Rokda" Co starring Arshad Warsi , Ashmit Patel , Ashish Chaudhary, Riya Sen, Tanushree Dutta and Shamita Shetty. This was in 2005.
After the film Footpath, he changed his screen name to Farhan Hashmi. By the time Murder was ready for release, he decided to go back to the name Emraan.
Was signed for Tanuja Chandra's Hope and a Little Sugar opposite Mahima Chaudhry. He later opted out.
Was approached for Rana Daggubati 's role in Dum Maaro Dum.

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