Amyra Dastur

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 NameAmy 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 ColourDark Brown
Hair ColourBlack
DebutBollywood Film: Issaq (2013)
Tamil Film: Anegan (2015)
Telugu Film: Manasuku Nachindi (2018)
Hindi TV: Shockers (2016)
Personal Life
Date of Birth1993-05-07
Age (as in 2018)25 Years
BirthplaceMumbai, Maharashtra, India
Zodiac sign/Sun signTaurus
HometownMumbai, Maharashtra, India
School(s)• Cathedral and John Connon School, Mumbai
• Dhirubhai Ambani International School, Mumbai
CollegeH. R. College of Commerce and Economics, Mumbai
Educational QualificationBachelor of Arts (B. A.)
ReligionParsi (Zoroastrianism)
HobbiesReading, Writing, Dancing, Playing the Guitar
ControversyIn 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
Marital StatusUnmarried
Affairs/BoyfriendsNot Known
ParentsFather- Gulzar Dastur (Surgeon and Director of Bhatia Hospital)
Mother- Delna Dastur (Advertising Professional)
SiblingsBrother- Jehangir Dastur (Younger; Chef)
Sister- None
Favourite Things
Favourite Food(s)Pizza, Sushi, Chocolate Brownies
Favourite CuisinesThai
Favourite RestaurantKitchen Garden by Suzette, Mumbai
Favourite HotelExplorers 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 ShowGame of Thrones
Favourite Director(s)Sanjay Leela Bhansali, Sunil Shanbag
Favourite DestinationParis
Favourite PlayKaumudi 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.
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