Kajal Agarwal Biodata, Husband Name, Age, Movies list, Marriage
Kajal Agarwal (Actress)
Kajal Agarwal is an South Indian actress, who holds the leading position, especially in the Kollywood and Telugu cinema industry. Apart from the Acting profession, Kajal Agarwal is also a leading model and a powerful celebrity.
Kajal also stands up for some of the top brands as brand ambassador. She was nominated for four South Indian Filmfare Awards, which is an honour.
Kajal Agarwal family
Kajal Agarwal was born on 19 June 1985 (Age 32) in a Punjabi family. Her father is a textile business entrepreneur running on his own, while her mother Suman Agarwal takes care of the confectionery setup.
It is worth to mention that, Kajal Agarwal’s business manager is her mother.
Kajal Agarwal has a sibling called Nisha Agarwal, who is another film star from Kajal’s family involved in the acting profession pertaining to Tamil, Malayalam and Telegu industry.
Kajal Agarwal Biography
- Name: Kajal Agarwal
- Nick Name: Kajal
- D.O.B (Date of Birth): 19 June 1985
- Age: 32 Years
- Mother Tongue: Hindi
- Religion: Hindu
- Nationality: Indian
- Home: Town Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
- Residence: Mumbai, India
- Profession: Actress, Singer and Model
- Father’s Name: Vinay Agarwal (Textile Businessman)
- Mother’s Name: Suman Aggarwal (Kajal Agarwal’s Manager)
- Sibling: Nisha Agarwal (Actress) (younger Sister)
- School: St. Anne’s High School, No.8, Dr Ambedkar Statue Chowk Area, Madame Cama Rd, Fort, Mumbai, 400001 & Jai Hind College
- College: Kishinchand Chellaram College, Churchgate, Mumbai
- Degree Obtained: Mass Media Graduation
- Marital status: Unmarried
- Husband name: N/A
- Boyfriend: Unknown
- Son: N/A
- Daughter: N/A
Body Measurements (Vital Statistics)
- Bust/waist/hip: 34-28-34
- Height in Centimeters: 162 cm
- Height in Meters: 1.62 cm
- Height in Inches: 5′ 2″
- Weight in Kg: 52Kg
- Weight in Pounds: 114 lb
- Hair Colour: Dark Brown
- Eye Colour: Black
- Skin Colour: Fair
- Favourite Actor: Unknown
- Favourite Actress: Aishwarya rai
- Favourite Spot: Switzerland, Brazil
A part of Kajal Agarwal’s education was completed at St. Anne’s High School, fort and Jai Hind College. Later, she moved to Kishinchand Chellaram College opting for the mass media graduation, with marketing and advertising as a major subject.
Kajal Agarwal is also planning for the MBA studies and expected to receive the degree soon.
Kajal Agarwal is also involved in promoting and representing many commercial products during her career. Previous to the acting career, Kajal was in many modelling. Some of the popular brandings from her are
- As a brand ambassador, Kajal Agarwal represented the Celebrity Cricket League
- She was also in promoting the beauty soap, Lux, Colgate, Bru Coffee, Poorvika Mobile shops
- Represents jewellery ornaments from the brand of RS Brothers in Hyderabad, Sri Lakshmi Jewellery in Pondy and AVR Swarna Mahal, Salem.
- In 2013, Kajal Agarwal is the brand ambassador for Panasonic
- Green trends spa
- The popular hair oil, the Dabur Amla Nelli for long and strong hair is also supported by Kajal as Brand ambassador.
Kajal as Singer
Apart from the acting and modelling career, Kajal Agarwal is getting known for her singing talent. In 2016, she sang a song (Yenaithu) in Kannada language for the movie Chakravyuha music composed by S. Thaman.
Kajal Agarwal made her debut in a Hindi movie titled Kyun! Ho Gaya Na in the year 2004. Whereas, Lakshmi Kalyanam is her first Telegu movie in the year 2007, familiarizing Kajal in the Telegu movie industry.
Chandamama has become Kajal Agarwal’s first box office hit in the Telegu industry in the same year.
Kajal as Princess hit
2009 made Kajal Agarwal to cross a milestone in her career through a historical fiction reincarnation Telugu movie titled Magadheera co-starring Ram Charan, directed by S. S. Rajamouli.
The movie fetched the highest grossing of Telugu movies and projected Kajal Agarwal’s fame all directions by nominating her for many awards.
Some of the other Telugu movies that become box office for Kajal Agarwal are Darling, Naayak, Govindudu, Andarivadele, Businessman, Khaidi No. 150, Temper, Mr. Perfect, Brindavanam Baadshah and etc.,
Kollywood Entry and Flops
After gaining huge success in Tollywood industry, this highly paid actress turned to the Kollywood industry and continued to have the same series of successful movies.
In 2008, Kajal made her debut in the Tamil movie Pazhani directed by Perarasu’s, opposite Bharath, which did not recognise her role. She also made few guest roles in Venkat Prabhu’s Saroja and Bharathiraja’s Bommalattam.
In 2009 Kajal starred opposite to Vinay in Modhi Vilayadu, which was again a failure in her movie list.
Kajal Agarwal though, was not recognised earlier in the Tamil movies, later she raised to the top position that she featured in many high budget movies starred with the leading actors of the industry.
Especially, Naan Mahaan Alla with Karthi, Maattrraan with Surya, Thuppakki, Jilla, Mersal with Vijay are some of the best movies pinned Kajal in the hearts of the Tamil audience.
Year 2010 Journey
Kajal Agarwal has begun her career in 2010 by acting a comedy romantic movie Darling, directed by A. Karunakaran, which has become a huge box office hit. She received the second Filmfare nomination for the performance in the movie.
By the same year end, Kajal joined Karthi for the for Naan Mahaan Alla, which is based on the true story. The movie appreciated Kajal’s cute action as a girlfriend and poking fun on Karthi.
The same movie was remade in Telugu as Naa Peru Siva, which was again a commercial hit in Tollywood.
The last movie that featured in Telugu for Kajal Agarwall is Brindavanam, in which she joined with the leading Telugu star Jr. NTR.
The movie is based on the comedy dual love story, Co starring Samantha. Brindavanam gave an economic hit, while getting Kajal Agarwal the CineMAA Award for Best Actress
In 2011, Kajal joined with Prabhas for the movie Mr. Perfect, which is a romantic movie, directed by Dasaradh. Kajal Agarwal took the role of the Doctor and revealed her acting skills are realistic in the movie, that nominated her for the third Filmfare award for the Best Actress in Telugu.
The movie was a huge commercial box office hit and success. In the same year May, Kajal replaced Anushka Shetty for the movie Veera and joined Ravi Teja for the first time. The movie however was a moderate success for her.
July 2011 was a major tweak for Kajal. She came back to Bollywood industry after a long gap of seven years in joining with Ajay Devgn for the movie Singham.
The movie was a Tamil remake of same movie titled Singham, in which Surya features as a police officer.
Kajal was not much into the role as Kavya Bhosle, since the Domination of Police story kept her at a regular pace.
However, Kajal was nominated for the Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut and Zee Cine Award for Best Female Debut
Komal Nahta stated that “Kaajal Aggarwal acts with effortless ease. Her performance is good”. Whereas, Filmfare mentioned that “Kajal who looks pretty and has done what she has been told to, but probably deserved a meatier debut”.
Kajal’s Block Buster come back (2012)
In 2012, the awaiting blockbuster movie in Telugu for Kajal Agarwal was Businessman Co-starring with handsome Mahesh Babu. The movie was directed by Puri Jagannadh and the movie is based on the gangster story. However, the role of Kajal’s was not huge in the movie.
Later, in the same year, the leading Tamil cinema director, K.V. Anand directed the movie Maattrraan, in which Kajal performed a leading role. The movie is based on a Science fiction story moving around twin brother attached together.
Kajal performed a keen job which gained her decent critics.
For Example: The Indian Express mentioned that: “Kajal does with utmost sincerity as the foreign language translator Anjali. It’s this trait and her graceful demeanour which makes Kajal a pleasant watch”.
Kajal Agarwal’s next project in the same year was A. R. Murugadoss‘s Thuppakki opposite Vijay. Thuppaki movie was a huge commercial box office hit in her carrier and gained some decent comments about her acting.
Kajal portrayed a college going girl involved in boxing activities and the comedy she makes around her father reached and enjoyed by a wide range of Tamil audience.
Thuppaki movie also collected over ₹100 crore, is noteworthy.
In the same year 2012, Kajal finally completed the year with good comments about her acting in the movie Sarocharu, joining Ravi Teja, however the movie was not successful in theatres.
In 2013, V. V. Vinayak’s directed the movie Naayak, and Kajal coupled with Ram Charan Teja and Amala Paul. The movie was a huge box office hit and Kajal Agarwal’s performance was appreciated by the judges.
Next project of the year 2013 is the Special 26 in Hindi, and Kajal was noted for her performance in the film.
The upcoming next movie was Baadshah, co-stars Jr. NTR, Kajal performance was praised and Times of India mentioned that: “Kajal is as usual an eye candy. She’s got a good role and has done justice to her performance. Also, she looks stunning in the songs.”
The 2013, Diwali release, All in All Azhagu Raja was released for Kajal Agarwal and the whole movie is worth mentioning Kajal’s innocent comedy.
The comedy sequence of Kajal Agarwal is still a major stuff for television comedy channels today.
Commercial Hits 2014
In 2014, Kajal took up the police officer role in the movie Jilla Co starring Vijay. The movie was directed by R. T. Neason, and the movie were a commercial hit.
The other highest box office hit in Telugu industry with over ₹416.5 million is Govindudu Andarivadele, that fetched positive reviews about Kajal Agarwal.
2015 and recent projects
Kajal featured a leading role in Telugu movie titled Temper (2015) in the direction of Puri Jagannadh. Opposite Jr. NTR, Kajal played a role of an animal lover and the movie was a big hit at the box office. A critic of the Times of India stated that: “Despite her limited role, the actress does well”.
There were two Tamil movies released in the same year, the Balaji Mohan’s local gangster story titled Maari joining Dhanush.
The movie is based on the bird racing and critics mentioned that it is of a regular movie. Regarding the performance of Kajal’s in Maari Rediff marked that: “Kajal Aggarwal does have a significant role to play, but their onscreen chemistry just does not work”.
The movie Maari was not a hit, but was an economical success.
The other release of the year 2015 with the male star Vishal is Paayum Puli, directed by Suseenthiran.
The movie received poor reviews about the screenplay.
In 2017, kajal union with Ajith Kumar in the movie Vivekam and features as Yazhini Kumar, who is a musical teacher in a foreign country. She portrayed the role of a beautiful, trustful and supportive wife character.
On the other hand, Kajal Agarwal joined Vijay, one of the leading stars in the Tamil cinema, in Mersal, and she portrayed the role of a Doctor. The movie Mersal created a huge agitation in India for talking about the GST implementation.
Awards and Honours
- Nominated for Filmfare awards for the Best Actress in Telugu for the movie Magadheera (2009), Darling (2010), Mr. Perfect (2011), Singham (2012 Hindi) Govindudu Andarivadele (2014).
South Indian International Movie Awards
- Won SIIMA Award for Best Actress of the year 2013 for the movie Thuppakki and Youth Icon of South Indian Cinema.
- Nominated for SIIMA Award for Best Actress for the movie Mr. Perfect and Businessman in (2012), Baadshah and Thuppakki (2013) and Govindudu Andarivadele (2014)
CineMAA Awards for Best Actress (Awarded by Movie Artists Association Group)
- Winner 2011 – Brindaavanam (Telugu, 2010)
- Winner 2013 – Thuppakki (Tamil, 2012)
- Nominated – Magadheera (Telugu, 2009)
- Nominated – Mr. Perfect (Telugu, 2011)
- Won Vijay Award for Favourite Heroine for the movie Thuppakki (Tamil, 2012)
- Nominated for Vijay Award for Best Actress for the same movie Thuppakki (Tamil, 2012)
- Nominated for the Gorgeous Belle award in 2015 for Maari (2015) and won the award of Gorgeous Belle of the year (2016)
Award Winner for
- The Fashion Icon of the year & Most Popular Female celebrity on Social Media
- 2013 – Femina Penn Shakti Awards
- 2016- Femina Power List South and Hyderabad Times Most Desirable Women.
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