Muskkaan Jaferi is an Indian actress and dubbing artist. Muskkaan is also known for her singing skills in Bollywood. She is the daughter of veteran Indian comedian and actor Jagdeep Jaffrey. The renowned Indian actors Javed Jaffrey and Naved Jaffrey are her half-brothers.
Actress and Voice Over Artist
Playing the role of Madhuri Dixit’s daughter in the Netflix series The Fame Game in 2022
Physical Stats & More
in centimeters– 162 cm
in meters– 1.62 m
in feet & inches– 5’ 4”
in kilograms– 50 kg
in pounds– 110 lbs
Short Film: Medium as Naisha (2016)
Age (as of 2021)
Relationships & More
Father– Jagdeep Jaffrey (veteran actor)
Mother– Sugra Jaferi
• Hussein Jaffrey
• Naved Jaffrey (actor)
• Javed Jaffrey (actor) Sisters– 2
Suraiya Jaffrey and Shakira Shafi
Some Lesser Known Facts About Muskkaan Jaferi
Muskkaan Jaferi is an Indian voice-over artist and actress. She is also a versatile singer. She is best known for being the half-sister of Indian actor Javed Jaffrey and the daughter of Jagdeep Jaffrey.
In 2016, Muskkaan Jaferi made her debut in the short drama movie Medium as Naisha.
Muskkaan Jaferi has given her voice to the Hindi character Moana in Alita-Battle Angel, Vanellope in Ralph Breaks the internet, and Nancy in Stranger Things. Muskkaan is a theatre artist, and she appeared in a theatre play titled ‘Mother Courage and Her Children’ produced by Q Theatre Productions in 2017. In this play, Muskkaan Jaferi appeared along with the renowned theatre artist Arundhati Nag. In 2018, she acted in the theatre play titled ‘A Farming Story’ which was directed by Faezeh Jalali.
In 2017, Muskkaan Jaferi appeared in the television drama series The Good Karma Hospital as Anushka Channar. In 2018, she was cast in the web series Nobleman as Pia, and in 2020, she appeared in the web series Mismatched, which was a comedy-drama romance series streamed on Netflix. In this series, Muskkaan played the role of Celina Matthews, who was Prajakta’s roommate. In 2021, Muskkaan Jaferi appeared in the television drama series Finding Anamika streamed on Netflix.
In 2022, Muskkaan Jaferi was cast in the web series ‘The Fame Game,’ which was streamed on Netflix. In this web series, she played the role of Madhuri Dixit’s daughter. While shooting for the series, Muskkaan hid her identity for months from Madhuri Dixit on the sets of The Fame Game that she is the daughter of veteran Indian actor Jagdeep Jaffrey and the sister of Javed Jaffrey. Madhuri Dixit told in an interview with a media house that she was surprised to know after many months that Muskkaan was the sister of Javed Jaffrey. Madhuri said,
We were halfway through the series when I got to know and I was like, ‘Why didn’t you tell me’, and she just said, ‘I want to be known as me’. And that was amazing.”
Madhuri Dixit and Javed Jaffrey worked together in the thriller film 100 days in 1991. In the film, they danced together in the song Le Le Dil De De Dil.
Javed Jaffrey and Madhuri Dixit in a still from the thriller movie 100 days
In 2022, Muskkaan stated in a conversation with a media house that she wanted to build her own identity in the entertainment industry that was why she concealed her identity from Madhuri Dixit. Muskkaan said,
I have always looked up to my father. I have learnt a lot from him. I always wanted to do him proud but always wanted to do it myself.”