Divya Khosla Kumar is an Indian actress, Film director, and producer. She primarily works in Bollywood movies. She started her career as a model for print. She entered Bollywood with Anil Sharma’s patriotic Film ‘Ab Tumhare Hawale Watan Saathiyo’ in 2004. After this, she quit films and started focusing on the direction. She appeared as an actress in the recently released Satyamev Jayate 2.
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Full / Real Name
Divya Khosla Kumar
Directing Yaariyan (2014 Bollywood Movie)
Actress, Film Director, Film Producer
Date of Birth
20 November 1987
34 as of 2021
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
University or College
Janki Devi Memorial College, Delhi
Morphology of Divya Khosla Kumar
53 Kg | 117 lbs
170 cm | 1.70 mts | 5′ 7 Feet
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Personal Life and Relationships
Divya Khosla Kumar was born in Delhi. Her father runs a small printing press in the city and her mother is a teacher. She completed her education in Delhi. She did her graduation in commerce. During her college days, Divya actively took part in modeling and moved to Mumbai to follow her dream of entering in Modelling and Entertainment industry.
Divya got married to Bhusan Kumar, who is managing director and chairman of the famous music label and film production house T-Series. She has a son named Ruhaan.
Relationships and Affairs
Career Path Of Divya Khosla
Divya started her career as a model and she soon got a break at the age of 20. She started her career as an actress with the 2004 Telugu film Love Today. She also appeared in a video of the pop song “Aiyyo Rama” sung by Falguni Pathak. Her first Bollywood film was the 2004 patriotic film “Ab Tumhare Watan Watan Sathiyon” directed by Anil Sharma. In the film, Divya played the love interest of Akshay Kumar.
After her first Bollywood film, Divya took a break and started focusing on the direction. Divya’s first film as a director was the 2014 coming age romance film Yaariyan. Then in 2016, Divya directed Sanam Re which starred Yami Gautam, Pulkit Samrat, and Urvashi Rautela. Divya was also one of the producers of the 2015 film Roy starring Ranbir Kapoor. She returned to the silver screen as a lead in the 2021 film ‘Satyamev Jayate 2′ opposite John Abraham.
Career and Financial Stats
Awards and Achievements
$1 Million – $5 Million
10 Million Approx
Working in movies as an actress, director, and producer
$42k-$46k per movie
Four storey houses in suburbs of Mumbai
Favorite and Beloved Things
Salman Khan, Hrithik Roshan
Madhuri Dixit, Priyanka Chopra, and Ellen DeGeneres
Zoya Akhtar, Farah Khan, and Meghna Gulzar
She loves listening to light pop music
Interest & Hobbies
Dancing, writing, and reading
Facts About Divya Khosla Kumar
- After completing a course in cinematography and editing, Divya directed music videos for Agam Kumar Nigam, Jermaine Jackson, Tulsi Kumar, and a few ad films.
- After directing 20 music videos, Divya did her first directorial venture Yaariyan in 2014.
- In an interview, Divya revealed that the first film which she watched in theatre was Hum Aapke Hain Kaun.
- Divya and her family lived in rented apartments until she was in class 10.
- Divya’s maternal grandfather was in the Indian army.
- Divya’s source of inspiration is her mother and her mother-in-law.
- Divya has a deep faith in Lord Ganesha.