Boman Irani is an Indian film actor, theatre artist and well known photographer. His education includes schooling from St. Mary's School and then completed his polytechnic diploma course from Mithibai ...Associated to charities Nanhi kali,The Times Foundation
Boman Irani is an Indian film actor, theatre artist and well known photographer. His education includes schooling from St. Mary's School and then completed his polytechnic diploma course from Mithibai College. Irani is a member of the Parsee Television Actors Community and is its secretary. He is married to Zenobia, with whom he has two sons, Danesh and Kayoze Irani.
Irani started out in a number of advertisements like Fanta, Ceat and Krackjack biscuits .He made his entry in Bollywood with film "Josh", which got success at the box office. With the movie Munna Bhai M.B.B.S. Irani became really popular. His role as J. Asthana earned him a Filmfare Award nomination for Best Comedian. His comic as well as minor antagonist type role in 3 Idiots was also commendable.
Since then Irani has played in many comedic hits like Main Hoon Na, Lage Raho Munna Bhai, Dostana, Khosla Ka Ghosla, Waqt: The Race Against Time, No Entry, 3 Idiots, Housefull, Ek Main Aur Ekk Tu, Housefull 2 and Cocktail. He has also been part of many multi- starers' movies like Veer-Zaara, Maine Gandhi Ko Nahin Mara, Lakshya, Honeymoon Travels Pvt. Ltd., Sorry Bhai, Page 3, My Wife's Murder.
He has also played negative roles in Don: The Chase Begins Again , Don 2: The King Is Back, Eklavya. He acted in his first Telugu movie Attharintiki Daaredhi as the grandfather of Pawan Kalyan . Boman Irani hosted the IIFA Awards with actor Ritesh Deshmukh in 2008, 2009, 2010 and 2011 in Toronto.He has been on Kaun Banega Crorepati with Sanjay Dutt.