Remember the little girl in Dangal who played the role of Geeta Phogat. Zaira Wasim stunned everyone with performance in the film. Zaira did an amazing job of younger Geeta and she even won the National Film Award for Best Supporting Actress for Dangal.
Zaira is all set to entertain us with her second film Secret Superstar. Today we will tell you some interesting facts about Zaira we bet you did not know.
Her parents first opposed the idea of Zaira entering to Bollywood.
Zaira’s aunt and school principal convinced her parents to make a big way in Mumbai.
Before Dangal she featured in commercials like Tata Sky and Nokia Lumia.
Zaira Wasim was finalized from among 19000 girls to play the role of younger Geeta Phogat.
The Kashmiri girl is fond of playing guitar, reading novels and watching T.V. series, Game Of Thrones
In Secret Superstar Zaira will be seen playing a 14-year-old Muslim girl named Insia from Vadodara. The film will be depicting the aspirational struggle of Zaira who sets out to achieve her dream of being a singer. Aamir Khan will be seen playing the character of Shakti Kumar, a musician and reality show judge.
Secret Superstar is directed by debutant Advait Chandan and co-produced by Aamir Khan, Kiran Rao, Akash Chawla and Zee Studios. The musical drama also features Meher Vij, Raj Arjun, Tirth Sharma, Kabir Sheikh and Farrukh Jaffer.