Vidya Balan was born in Mumbai on 1st of January in 1979. She spent initial days of her life in Mumbai. She belong to Tamil family background. Her parents belong to Palakad and Malayalee. That is why she is claimed to be half Malayalee and half Tamil and she can speak in both languages. Basically she is a South Indian actress who overwhelmed Bollywood film industry due to her exceptional acting skills.
Her father is a vice president of Digicable named, P.R. Balan and her mother, Saraswathy Balan is a house wife. She has one sister, Priya Balan, who has also worked in advertising industry.
Moreover one her cousin Priyamani, has also worked in many South Indian films. She completed her early education from St. Anthony Girl’s High School and then she got admission in St. Xavier’s College for her graduation.
She got married to Siddharth Roy Kapur in 2012, who is also a famous film producer and also an entrepreneur. Prior her marriage, her affairs with her coworkers were hot topics of media headlines. This was the reason many rumors were spread relating to her divorce though she is living happily with her husband.
Due to her physical stature she remained the hot topic of media. People always critics on her body weight, her clothing though her looks were super sexy and attractive.
In the very beginning of her career, she has shown her multi talents via acting on television, music videos, a ramp walker and her breathe taking performances in pop songs. Some of her blockbuster movies are Halla Bol in 2008, Guru in 2007, Parineeta (2005), paa (2009), No One Killed Jessica (2011), Kahaani (2012) and Hamari Adhuni Kahaani in 2015.
She has worked really hard for making her career as she took numerous trainings and auditions to polish her skills. Ultimately she fulfilled her dream when her blockbuster movie, Parineeta. Was released. Her another success was The Dirty Picture.
Achievements and awards:
In 2005, she won Best Female Debut for Parineeta in Filmfare Award, best actreds awards for Paa in 2009 and two awards for dirty picture in 2011. In the same year she was bestowed with leading role model award for Ishqiya.
Vidya Balan Net Worth:
The total net worth of Vidya Balan is $18 million. As per her assets and charges for her films which she asked for she has made almost 110 crores. Her assets are composed of lavish cars like black Mercedes E-class and sedan cars. Due to her jaw dropping performance in “Paa” and appraisal from media, her father gifted her. Her testimonials, acting and advertisement are the major sources of her net worth.
In spite of a huge net worth, she didn’t liked to live posh life. She lived in simple apartment in Chembur with her family. Though she bought some apartments in Mumbai and khar for her family residence. Siddharth Roy Kapur, her husband bought an apartment of worth of 14 crore which is located in Juhu as a wedding gift. And currently she living over there with her husband.