Amyra Dastur is an Indian Parsi film actress born in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. She is model and also an actress. Amy made her Hindi cinema-acting debut with Issaq (2013), released on July 26, 2013, opposite Prateik, in which she plays a role named Bachchi Kashyap
|Full Name||Amy Rohinton Dastur|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters- 165 cm|
|in meters- 1.65 m|
|in feet inches- 5’ 5”|
|Weight (approx.)||in kilograms- 55 kg|
|in pounds- 121 lbs|
|Figure Measurements (approx.)||34-26-36|
|Eye Colour||Dark Brown|
|Debut||Bollywood Film: Issaq (2013)|
|Tamil Film: Anegan (2015)|
|Telugu Film: Manasuku Nachindi (2018)|
|Hindi TV: Shockers (2016)|
|Date of Birth||1993-05-07|
|Age (as in 2018)||25 Years|
|Birthplace||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign||Taurus|
|Hometown||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|School(s)||• Cathedral and John Connon School, Mumbai|
|• Dhirubhai Ambani International School, Mumbai|
|College||H. R. College of Commerce and Economics, Mumbai|
|Educational Qualification||Bachelor of Arts (B. A.)|
|Hobbies||Reading, Writing, Dancing, Playing the Guitar|
|Controversy||In 2018, during the #MeToo India Movement, she claimed that she had faced harassment in both the Bollywood and the South Indian Film Industry.|
|Relationships & More|
|Parents||Father- Gulzar Dastur (Surgeon and Director of Bhatia Hospital)|
|Mother- Delna Dastur (Advertising Professional)|
|Siblings||Brother- Jehangir Dastur (Younger; Chef)|
|Favourite Food(s)||Pizza, Sushi, Chocolate Brownies|
|Favourite Restaurant||Kitchen Garden by Suzette, Mumbai|
|Favourite Hotel||Explorers Hotel, Paris|
|Favourite Actor(s)||Aamir Khan, Emraan Hashmi|
|Favourite Actress(es)||Indian- Kangana Ranaut, Priyanka Chopra|
|American- Angelina Jolie|
|Favourite Film(s)||Bollywood- Guzaarish (2010)|
|Hollywood- Amadeus (1984), Syriana (2005)|
|Favourite TV Show||Game of Thrones|
|Favourite Director(s)||Sanjay Leela Bhansali, Sunil Shanbag|
|Favourite Play||Kaumudi directed by Abhishek Majumdar|
Some Lesser Known Facts About Amyra Dastur
- Does Amyra Dastur smoke?: No
- Does Amyra Dastur drink alcohol?: Not Known
- At a very young age, Amyra Dastur decided to be an actress.
- At the age of 16, she started modelling for TV commercials like Clean & Clear Foaming Face Wash, Vodafone, Dove, Airtel, Micromax, etc.
- She has also walked the ramp for various fashion designers.
- Amyra Dastur made her acting debut in 2013 by playing the role of Bachchi Kashyap in the Bollywood film ‘Issaq.’
- In 2015, she featured in Sonu Nigam‘s music video, Aa Bhi Jaa Tu Kahin Se.
- She also made her appearance on the sets of ‘Comedy Nights with Kapil’ (2015) and ‘The Kapil Sharma Show’ (2017).
- In 2017, Amyra acted in a Chinese action-adventure comedy film, Kung Fu Yoga as Kyra.
- In 2018, she became the first woman to appear on the cover of ‘Just Urbane.’
- Earlier, she was a non-vegetarian, but after she saw a video of animals being brutally slaughtered on YouTube, she turned vegetarian.
- Once, Amyra Dastur was at her friend’s house where she tried to call her mother, but after her mother didn’t answer the call, she smashed her wrist to a glass table in anger. This cost her a lot, as she had to undergo physiotherapy in England for a year.
- She has a fear of flying and darkness.
- She hates onions and never eats food that has onions in it.
- Amyra Dastur is fluent in English, French, Tamil, and Gujarati.
- She is an avid animal lover.
- She is a fitness enthusiast and visits the gym regularly.
- Amyra Dastur is fond of roller coaster rides.