We are back to talk about your favorite celebrities, influencers, artists, and more. Today we will be looking at one of the most well-known TV artists and an Indian model of our times. She is most commonly known for her bold fashion choices which have even gotten her into controversies with multiple people in the media.
You might have gotten a hint of who we might be referring to, right? She is none other than, Uorfi Javed.
Uorfi Javed was formerly known as Urfi Javed and she hails from a Muslim family. She was born on 15th October 1996 in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh. Her mother’s name is Zakiya Sultana and she also has a brother named Sameer Aslam and four sisters, Asfi Javed, Urusa Javed, Dolly Javed, and Asfi Javed.
The actress has managed to keep her personal life under wraps, hence not much is known about her family. However, she did reveal in an interview about one incident that broke everything. When she was in her first year in college, someone put her photos on a porn site. Uorfi claimed that was when her father started abusing her both physically and mentally and ran away from her family along with her two sisters.
She got her education from City Montessori School, Lucknow. The model later graduated from Amity University, Lucknow after pursuing Mass Communication. After this, her journey with the entertainment industry commenced.
Uorfi began her modeling career and walked the ramp for multiple fashion designers. She further also worked as an assistant for one of the fashion designers.
Uorfi Javed’s acting career began with her role in TediMedi Family back in 2015. She went on to bag a role in SonyTV’s soap, Bade Bhaiya Ki Dulhaniya, where she played the role of Avani Pant in 2016. She went on to bag other roles in soap operas like Chandra Nandini, Meri Durga, Bepannah, Jiji Maa, and many more.
Back in 2021, she also was one of the participants in Voot’s reality show, Bigg Boss OTT. After he stint in Bigg Boss, she rose to fame as people started believing she is Javed Akhtar’s granddaughter. However, Shabana Azmi, Javed Akhtar’s wife, clarified they aren’t related.
Uorfi was supposed to be in Star Plus’ hit show, Anupama along with her then-boyfriend, Paras Kalnawat but did not get the opportunity, which she claims is because of him.
This year, she was seen in a music video with Kunwarr. The model was also one of the guest contestants in MTV’s Splitsvilla X4.
Uorfi Javed began dating her co-star from Meri Durga, Paras Kalnawat in 2017 but broke up in 2018. In 2022, the actress changed the spelling of her name after the advice of a numerologist.
The model seems to be single currently but has drawn attention and criticism because of her fashion choices. She is often trolled for her bizarre and bold fashion taste. The actress has a strong presence on social media and often is at the receiving end of controversies and trolling. She has slammed the trolls multiple times as she states this only makes her confident.
Uorfi Javed has now made a name for herself and is well-known among the Indian audience. She has also proved that irrespective of what people say about her, she will be her true self.