Dangal girl, Zaira Wasim won a National Film Award for Best Supporting Actress, for the film. She was born on October 23, 2000, in Srinagar, Jammu Kashmir. Zaira studied at St. Paul’s International Academy under Jammu Kashmir State Board.
Her mother is a teacher and her father is an executive manager in the bank at Jammu Kashmir.
She has also featured in the small commercial advertisements like the Nokia Lumia and Tata sky.
Her hobbies include playing the guitar, reading novels, watching television series like Game of Thrones, listening to hip-hop music.
In her recent released movie “Secret Superstar”, Zaira is playing the lead role where she is trying her luck to achieve her dream as a singer.