Fatima Sana Shaikh Biography: Wiki, Age, Career, Movies, Boyfriend, Photos & More

Fatima Sana Shaikh is an Indian film actress born in Hyderabad, Telangana: Read her biography wiki & know more about age, family, movies, and more.

Fatima Sana Shaikh Biography

Fatima Sana Shaikh (Age 28 Years) is a renowned Indian film actress. She was born on 11 January 1992 in Hyderabad, Telangana, India. Later on, she shifted to Mumbai and at present lives in an apartment (in Mumbai) that is on the same lane as Govinda and Vivek Oberoi’s residence.

She has done multiple movies and television shows. Although, her first film was Ishq (1997) as a child artist. However, she got fame with the movie Dangal (2016) in the role of “dhaakad girl” Geeta Phogat for which she also received multiple awards.

Fatima Sana Shaikh Intro

Full NameFatima Sana Shaikh
Nick NameFati
Name MeaningMeans “one who is beautiful like the stars”
Birth Date11 January 1992
Age31 Years (As of 2023)
Zodiac SignCapricorn
Marital StatusSingle
BirthplaceHyderabad, Telangana, India
ResidenceMumbai, Maharastra, India
Hobbies /Personal InterestsTraveling, Dancing, Reading Books


SchoolSt. Xavier High School
College/UniversityMithibai College, Mumbai
Highest QualificationGraduation

Physical Appearance

Height168 cm or 1.68 m or 5 feet 6 inches
Weight53 Kgs
Eye ColorDark Brown
Hair ColorBlack
Body TypeHourglass Slim

Family & Relationships

FatherVipan Sharma
MotherRaj Tabassum
SiblingsElder Brother [Name Not Known]
Husband/SpouseNot Married
Affairs & BoyfriendsAamir Khan (Rumored Source),
Sunny Singh Nijjar
PetsBijli [Yorkshire Terrier Dog], Nush [Not Known]


DebutFilm: Chachi 420 (Child Actor 1997), Bittoo Boss (2012) & Nuvvu Nenu Okkatavudam(Telugu 2015)

TV: Agle Janam Mohe Bitiya Hi Kijo (2009)
ProfessionFilm Actress
  • Ishq (1997) as
  • Chachi 420 (1997) as Bharti ratan [Child Artist]
  • Bade Dilwala (1998) as Baby Sana [Child Artist]
  • One 2 Ka 4 (2001) as Inspector Abbas’ youngest daughter [Child Artist]
  • Tahaan (2008) as Zoya
  • Bittoo Boss (2012) as Priya
  • Akaash Vani (2013) as Sumbul
  • Nuvvu Nenu Okkatavudam (Telugu, 2015) as Shruti
  • Dangal (2016) as Geeta Phogat
  • Thugs of Hindostan (2018) as Zafira Baig
  • Ludo (2020) as Pinky
  • Suraj pe mangal bhari (2020) as Tulsi Rane
  • Ajeeb Daastaans (2021) as Lipakshi
  • Zamaanat: And Justice for All (2021) as baby sana
  • Thar (2022) as Chetna
  • Dhak Dhak (2023) as Sky
  • Sam Bahadur (2023) as Indira Gandhi
Television series
  • Best Of Luck Nikki (Disney Channel, 2011) as Rohan’s Girlfriend Richa Shivoy in Season 1 Episode 9 (Boys Meets Girls).
  • Ladies Special (Sony Entertainment Television Channel, 2009) as Nanda Shinde’s daughter Geeti.
  • Agle Janam Mohe Bitiya Hi Kijo (Zee TV) as Suman
  • What to Watch (Zee TV) as tv series
Music Videos
  • Palkein Kholo (2020) sung by Vishal Bhardwaj
Ad Shoots (Brands Endorsed)
  • Fossil Hybrid Smartwatch
  • Dabur Almond Hair Oil
  • Samsung M31s
  • MCaffeine (Caffeinated Personal Care Brand)
  • Dyson Corrale Hair Straightener
  • Tata Harrier
  • KitKat Choclate
  • 25o2 Lipsticks
  • Multiple Small Clothing Brands
Magazine Covers
  • Peacock Magazine [2016]
  • Femina [November 2016]
  • India Today Power Issue [March 2017]
  • Femina Wedding Times [November 2018]
  • L’Officiel India [November 2018]
  • Cineblitz Cover Page [29 June 2021]
  • High On Persona [ June 2021]
Awards Won
  • News 18 Movie Awards (2017) in category Best Debut (Female) for Film Dangal.Jackie Chan Action Movie Awards (2017) in category Best Action Actress for Film Dangal.Filmfare OTT Awards (2022) in category Best Actor in a Web Original Film (Female).69th Filmfare Awards (2024) in category Best Actress (Critics).

Money Factor

Net WorthINR 82.5 crores (Approximately)
Cars OwnedHyundai Creta [MH02-EK-7855]

Social Media Profiles


Fatima Sana Shaikh Lesser Known Facts

  • In 2019, the hot actress Fatima Sana Shaikh was in controversy for not observing Ramadan and posting pictures of drinking coffee. (Source)
  • During the shoot of the Dangal (2016) movie, Fatima and her co-actresses Zaira Wasim, Sanya Malhotra, and Suhani Bhatnagar used to live in Aamir Khan’s old apartment in Mumbai for nearly 6 months.
  • She was among the top 30 shortlisted candidates for the role of a wrestler in the movie.
  • Apart from acting, she also loves dancing, sketching, and drawing.
  • The actress is also a part of a non-profit organization named the scribBle foundation. This organization makes art more accessible to children from disadvantaged backgrounds.
  • Many rumors stated that Fatima and Sanya (Dangal’s co-actress) were in a relationship. Later on, the news came out as false information. Both the actresses are good friends and are spotted together multiple times.
  • She is a dog lover and uploaded multiple photos on her Instagram handle.
  • Fatima Sana Shaikh is the first women brand ambassador of the Indian car manufacturing brand, Tata Motors (Tata Harrier).
    Fatima Sana Shaikh and Tata Harrier Collaboration
  • The actress Fatima Sana Shaikh also appeared in best of luck Nikki season 1 episode 9 as Richa Shivoy, Rohan’s girlfriend.
  • She loves teddy bears and has a big size teddy bear (soft toy) at her apartment.


Is Fatima Sana Shaikh married?

No, the actress isn’t married yet. However, Aamir Khan and Sunny Singh Nijjar were Fatima’s rumored boyfriends.

Is Fatima Sana Shaikh a wrestler?

No, Fatima is not a wrestler by profession. Although her routine during the Dangal shoot was similar to the wrestler’s. She also learned the Haryanvi language at the time of the shoot.

What does her family do for a living?

Fatima’s father, Vipan Sharma is a businessman by profession. Her mother, Raj Tabassum is a homemaker. However, her elder brother’s name and profession is not known yet.

Does the actress smoke or drink alcohol?

No, Fatima is a teetotaler and doesn’t drink alcohol or smoke cigarettes. She neither likes to attend parties.

Passionate writer and a traveling enthusiast. I am a movie buff and followed this passion.