Today is the birthday of yesteryear heroine Farha Naaz, the elder sister of actress Tabu. She was a leading Bollywood actress of the mid 1980s and early 1990s, but disappeared from showbiz after her marriage to Vindu Dara Singh, son of wrestler Dara Singh. In remembrance of the actress on her 49th birthday today, we bring you some of the unseen personal pictures from her younger days and how she looks now. Take a look.
Farha Naaz was born in Hyderabad on December 9, 1968.
She is the elder sister of actress Tabu.
Farha Naaz made her debut in 1985 with Yash Chopra’s ‘Faasle’ opposite Mahendra Kapoor’s son Rohan Kapoor.
Her debut film was a box-office flop, but she received many offers from notable directors.
Farha Naaz was part of many hit films in the mid 80s and 90s.
‘Naseeb Apna Apna’ (1986), ‘Imaandaar’ (1987), ‘Hamara Khandaan’ (1987), ‘Naqab’ (1989), ‘Yateem’ (1988), ‘Baap Numbri Beta Dus Numbri’ (1990), ‘Begunaah’ (1991), ‘Bhai Ho To Aisa’ (1995) and ‘Sautela Bhai’ (1996) are some of her hit films. Her performance in J.P. Dutta’s Yateem got her critical acclaim.
She has worked with some of the biggest actors like Rajesh Khanna, Rishi Kapoor, Anil Kapoor, Mithun and Govinda.
She, however, saw a low phase in career between 1993 and 1996 when her films flopped at the box office.
She later shifted her focus to television. She made a comeback in Bollywood in a supporting role in ‘Hulchul’ in 2004.
Farha was first married to Dara Singh’s son Vindu Dara Singh.
They have a son together – Fateh Randhawa. They are now divorced.
She later fell in love with actor Sumeet Saigal.
They got married in 2003.
Farha Naaz is the niece of veteran actress Shabana Azmi.
Take a look at how the yesteryear actress looks now. Seeing them, we bet fans would want to see her on the big screen again.
Her Instagram account is filled with pictures that show an unseen side of her personal life to fans.
Farha Naaz posing for a picture with her friend.
In a picture from her holiday in Italy.
Another photo from her vacation diaries.
Farha Naaz posing in front of the Leaning Tower of Pisa in Italy.
Here’s wishing the yesteryear actress all blessings and happiness on her birthday.