Farida Jalal’s real name is Faida Tabrez Barmavar nee Jalal . She was born 18th May and is a bollywood actress by profession. She was married to actor Tabrez Barmavar who died in September 2003 and has a son Yasmeen.
Farida Jalal started her career in the sixties, when she won the United Film Producers Talent Hunt sponsored by Filmfare. She starred in her first movie as a child artiste in the 1960’s hit 'Chaudvin Ka Chand'. Thereafter she starred in a total of close to 130 movies as a character actress, and her roles included playing the parts of a daughter, sister, a fiancée, & a family friend. She usually played the sister or rejected fiancée of the male lead but almost never the female lead.
Her most critically acclaimed role is in Bobby where she played ...» read full biography