Biography: Jia Khan was born on 20th February , 1988 in New York but raised inChelsae, London. She is the daughter of Ali Rizvi Khan, a Muslim American Indian and Rabiya Amin, a Hindi film actress of Agra, who is mostly remembered Tahir Hussain’s Dulha Bikta. Jia is the oldest of three daughters, her original name is Nafisa, but changed her name to Jiah after Angelina Jolie’s film GIA, citing that it was sexier.
She completed her studies in English literature and took acting courses from Lee Starnberg Academy of Dramatic Arts in New York.She is the most talented girl and has a good voice and also has a formal training in classical opera. It also said that ,she even tried to release her own album when she was 16 years old, and even took the six-pop numbers, but the financial crisis a hurdle and dreams not realized logged.
Apart from that, she can rock the dance floor with five different types of dances, namely, lambada, salsa, samba, belly dancing and Kathak. She likes dancing and swaying to the ground with her performance in all types of dance numbers.
The five feet six inches tall Jiah is also good at sports. She has great athletic ability in sports such as boxing, gymnastics,aerobics, swimming, cycling, tennis, soccer, rollerblading and martial arts. Jiah is also a piano player. She loves to play the piano and get lost in the world of music and imagination.
First, she resched for Mukesh Bhatt's Tumsa Nahin Dekha(2004), she was only 16 at that time , she felt the role was too mature for her ,so she backed herself and her role was offered toDia Mirza. She was not disheartened, waiting for the right offer, two years later in 2006, she was approached for Ram Gopal Verma's film Nishabd, which her debut Bollywood film, where she wasopposited to the famous actor Amitabh Bachchan (Big B). She had a wonderful experience with Big B for many, many things to learn from him. In fact, she feels that the whole movie experience has "spoilther as she "would now like to work only with the best."
Through her debut film, she was able to prominent place in the hearts of humans and this wild beauty with a long-legged was acclaimed for her courage,beauty good feature.