The cute looking Diya Mirza with her fragile frame and a complexion of peachy cream is the perfect one for any beauty pageant. Born on December 9th 1981 to Deepa and Frank Handrich, Diya Mirza’s connection with the ramp dates back to 2000 when she won the title of Miss Asia Pacific.
Born and brought up in Hyderabad, Diya lost her father, a German graphic designer at the age of nine. Her mother remarried Ahmed Mirza. The actress thus took on the surname Mirza. Interestingly Diya started working at the age of 16 while continuing with her college education through correspondence. The self made actress was not only associated with a multi media firm as its marketing executive, but was also into modelling.
Exposure to modelling and ramp paved the way for her introduction to the tinsel world. Year 2001 saw her breakthrough with the film Rehna Hai Tere Dil Mein. Diya who worked in films such as Dus, Fight Club, and Acid Factory is yet to register a commercial success. The actress had short roles to play in successful films such as Parineeta and Om Shanti Om.
Influenced by her mother who is a social worker, Diya Mirza is also part of many projects geared towards social service. She has been involved with cancer and AIDS patients. Other than being related to the rural development project, and India’s Spastic Society she worked with the state Government (A.P.) to spread awareness about HIV and female infanticide. Her recent concern for the environment and open support to Medha Patkar hit the headlines.
The actress in collaboration with her friends also has a production house.more
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Dia Mirza considered Boman Irani as her father. Since Dia lost her father much before, she got a word from Boman that he would perform all the rituals of Dia when she gets married. On Saturday, Dia married to her long time beau Sahil Sangha and shockingly, Boman who is said to be a man of words d ... read more
Former beauty queen and Bollywood actress Dia Mirza did not cast her vote for the Maharashtra assemble polls today as she is busy preparing for her wedding with long time boyfriend Sahil Sangha, Saturday October 18th. "For the first time, will be missing out on my opportu ... read more
Dia Mirza and her long time beau Sahil Sangha got married in a private ceremony in New Delhi on Saturday and Dia’s close friends and Bollywood celebrities took to twitter to wish the newly wedded a happy and blissful married life. "Congratulations to my prettiest @deespeak as she begins a ... read more
It’s a big day for Bollywood actress Dia Mirza as she is going to get married to her long time beau, a filmmaker Sahil Sagha today. The marriage will be held in Delhi as Sahil hails from Delhi in Arya Samaj style. Dia and Sahil were dating for five long years and unlike other couples they ... read more
Bollywood celebrities took to twitter to wish their fans a very ‘Happy and Prosperous Diwali’. Here's what the celebrities tweeted: Amitabh Bachchan: Many thank you's first for all those that send me their wishes for Deepawali... may there be prosperity, & the brightness of ... read more
In a private ceremony, Bollywood actress Dia Mirza got married to her long time boyfriend Sahil Sangha on Saturday in Delhi. The couple was married in Arya Samaj style. Dia looked elegant in Ritu Kumar’s designed green and b ... read more
Former beauty queen and Bollywood actress Dia Mirza shines in pink at her reception. Dia was married to her long time beau Sahil Sangha on Saturday in a private ceremony. The couple was married in Arya Samaj rituals. They had saat pheras. The photo of Sahil Sangha putting sindoor on Dia’s ... read more
Actor Boman Irani is a fatherly figure to Dia Mirza. On October 18th, Dia is going to tie the knot with her boyfriend Sahil Sangha in Delhi and Boman Irani will be doing Dia’s ‘Kanyadaan’. He will do all the ritua ... read more
Dia Mirza looks beautiful in a yellow anarkali during the mehendi ceremony. She is glowing and she looks absolutely stunning in a yellow anarkali while her fiance, Sahil Sangha looked dapper in a red kurta and nehru jacket. The mehendi ceremony took place on Thursday night and close friends and r ... read more
After a colourful mehendi ceremony, Bollywood actress Dia Mirza is getting ready for her sangeet today. As per an insider, Dia will he dancing at her sangeet and the bride-to-be revealed that Sahil and his family are looking forward to her special dance number while Sahil doesn’t know on what son ... read more