ApunKaChoice.com
site  movies  celebs  music  news  showtimes  user  
Hello, Stranger Login | Sign up
ApunKaChoice » Slide Show » Jiah Khan’s life sketch: A bold and lively girl
 

Jiah Khan’s life sketch: A bold and lively girl

Jiah Khan bids adieu to this world at 25. Here’s a look back at her short life
By Priyanka Kapoor
Date: Tue, Jun 04, 2013 08:30:31 GMT
 

Slide Show

1 of 11    

RIP, Jiah Khan!

Jiah Khan may not have risen to the heights of superstardom, the girl nonetheless had the distinct honour of working with some great actors in her short Bollywood career.

25 is too short an age to snuff one’s life out. Jiah Khan, who was found hanging at her flat in Sagar Sangeet Building in the posh Juhu area of northwest Mumbai around Monday midnight, has bid adieu from this world prematurely, leaving Bollywood in shock and disbelief.

Though the reason of her suicide is yet to be officially confirmed, people close to Jiah Khan say she was depressed about her career going nowhere. In the last six years, she worked in only three films, and had the leading role in just one.

Here’s a brief life sketch of the girl who told us to “Take Light” in her very first film. There was as much boldness and mystery to her as vivacity.

Jiah Khan was born in New York in 1988 to an Indian American father and a small-time Hindi actress mom. She was christened Nafisa Khan. She grew up abroad, and also joined the Lee Strasberg Academy of Dramatic Arts in New York, but she quit it mid-way to pursue Bollywood dreams.

She was just sixteen when Mukesh Bhatt sought her to play the lead role in his 2004 production Tumsa Nahin Dekha opposite Emraan Hashmi. But she backed out, paving the way for Dia Mirza to step in.

It was in 2006 that Nafisa got her first Bollywood break with Ram Gopal Varma’s Nishabd which released in 2007. She changed her name to Jiah Khan and embarked on a promising career. What happened thereafter? What went wrong? Read on ahead.
« Previous 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 Next »  
More on Jiah Khan suicide

Jiah Khan was very depressed about her career: Ram Gopal Varma
 
IPL spot-fixing: Vindu Dara Singh and Gurunath Meiyappan granted bail
YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE
Jiah Khan’s death case: CBI starts probe
Jiah Khan’s death case: CBI starts probe
Rabia running ugly smear campaign against my son Sooraj, says Aditya Pancholi
Rabia running ugly smear campaign against my son Sooraj, says Aditya Pancholi
Raksha Bandhan special: Bollywood’s most loved on-screen brother-sister pairs!
Raksha Bandhan special: Bollywood’s most loved on-screen brother-sister pairs!
Jiah Khan suicide case: Sooraj Pancholi granted bail
Jiah Khan suicide case: Sooraj Pancholi granted bail
Tags :
, , ,
comments powered by Disqus


 
Now Trending : Salman Khan | Shahrukh Khan | Ranbir Kapoor | Aishwarya Rai | Katrina Kaif | Kareena Kapoor | Priyanka Chopra | Poonam Pandey | Sherlyn Chopra | Alia Bhatt | New Hindi Movies

Photo Galleries 

Watch: ‘Khoobsurat’ Sonam Kapoor burns the dance floor in song ‘Abhi Toh Party Shuru Hui Hai’

Must watch: ‘Men, Women & Children’ trailer starring Adam Sandler, Jennifer Garner

Naga Chaitanya, Pooja Hegde at ‘Oka Laila Kosam’ song launch

Watch: Shahid Kapoor full of angst in ‘Haider’ song ‘Bismil’

Huma Qureshi, Kalki Koechlin, Kunal Kapoor at ‘Katiyabaaz’ screening

Shahid Kapoor, Shraddha Kapoor at ‘Haider’ music launch

Monica Bedi at a salon launch in Kolkata

Pix: Priyanka Chopra, Madhuri Dixit dance on 'Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa'
Wallpapers 

Mardaani Wallpapers

Mad About Dance Wallpapers

Raja Natwarlal Wallpapers

Mary Kom Wallpapers

Happy New Year Wallpapers

Singham Returns Wallpapers
Hot Celebrities 

Aishwarya Rai

Lara Dutta

Aditi Rao Hydari
New Movies 

Mardaani

Mad About Dance

The Expendables 3
Videos 

Trailer ‘Happy New Year’ starring Shah Rukh Khan & Deepika Padukone

'Daawat-e-Ishq' featuring Aditya Roy Kapur and Parineeti Chopra

Sonam Kapoor’s wild and sensuous side in 'Khoobsurat' song 'Engine Ki Seeti'

Hum Na Rahein Hum 'Creature 3D' song featuring Bipasha Basu

Priyanka Chopra as the irrepressible boxer in 'Mary Kom' song ‘Ziddi Dil’

Singham Returns song Aata Majhi Satakli featuring Ajay Devgan, Kareena Kapoor, Yo Yo Honey Singh


Copyright © ApunKaChoice.com
ApunKaChoice.com : Latest Bollywood News, Bollywood Movies Reviews, Bollywood Wallpapers
privacy policy
Partner Sites : Sports - CricketZone - IndiaExpress.com [ Mobiles Festivals Bikes Cars ] - CardWeaver

photo gallery - new movies - celebs - wallpapers - the celeb A-Z - News & Gossip - Music - Video - Hot Topics
Anushka Sharma - Katrina Kaif - Kareena Kapoor - Priyanka Chopra - Deepika Padukone - Sonakshi Sinha - Aishwarya Rai - Poonam Pandey - Sherlyn Chopra
Salman Khan ( Bigg Boss 6 ) - Shahrukh Khan - Shahid Kapoor - Hrithik Roshan - Aamir Khan - Ranbir Kapoor