Mahira Kakkar

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Actress (1982)
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Relationship Timeline Of Mahira Kakkar

Husband : John Paul David
Mahira Kakkar married to John Paul David.

Mahira Kakkar is a famous actress from India who is renowned for her acting skills in different roles. Her name holds the meaning of talented which was kept by her grandparents.

She is currently residing in the United States of America and her nationality is American but she was born on 18 September 1982 in Calcutta, India. She follows Hinduism as her religion. 

Early Life and Family

Mahira Kakkar was born and raised in India by her parents. She has not disclosed her father's name but her mother's name is Mira Kakkar. Mahira has not revealed whether she has any siblings or not. 

John Paul David wearing black sweater and Mahira wearing pink blouse with silver sari.
Mahira Kakkar posing with her husband, John Paul David for her Instagram feed. Photo Source: Instagram @mahirakakkar

Mahira has got a really supportive and caring family. Her parents supported her when she was interested in Ballet Dancing and they let her join the field. She has also won prizes in a different contest which were held in her school. From an early age, she was inspired to become an actor, ballet dancer, or rock star. 


Mahira is currently residing in America but she did her schooling at Modern High School for Girls which is located in Calcutta, India. She was really good at her studies from childhood. Apart from her studies, she was also interested in Bharatanatyam dance and Indian Classic music. 

After finishing her schooling she then moved to the US for her higher studies. She enrolled in The Juilliard School Drama Vision in New York where Harold Guksin was her mentor. After she finished her training at the drama academy she then slowly joined commercial theater and television. 

Professional Life and Career

Mahira started her career from scratch where she did the many side roles in local theaters and Television. The Indian-born actress is most famous for her roles in the movies Hank and Asha which was released in 2013. Not only that, she has given many hit movies throughout her career such as The Blacklist(2015), Louir(2015), and many more. 

Mahira Kakkar wearing a blue Kurtha.
Mahira Kakkar has a photo for her Instagram feed while dancing. Photo Sources: Instagram@mahirakakkar


Mahira Kakkar was awarded the best actress award at the Napa Valley Film Festival(2013) for the role of 'Asha' in Hank and Asha. 

What is the Net Worth of Mahira Kakkar?

After all the hard work Mahira has put in her acting career she has been able to account for a hefty sum of money. According to the sources the actress has a total net worth of $3 Million. She is currently living a lavish life. 


Mahira Kakkar is married to John Paul David who is a programmer by profession and the couple is residing in New York City. However, the couple is not interested in sharing information about their married life with the media and audience. 

Body Measurements

Mahira is 5feet 4inches(162.56cm) tall and has a slim body figure. She has black hair color with brown eyes which suits her perfectly with her appearance. The actress weighs around 54 Kgs.

Personal Life

Mahira loves to travel and explore new places. According to her, it gives pleasure to her heart. The actress is mostly active on her official Instagram account @mahirakakkar.

She is keen on learning different languages and she knows how to speak Afghani, French, Pakastani Cockney, German, and English languages. She has got tattoos on both arms. 

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