Facts of Jameela Jamil
|Full Name:||Jameela Jamil|
|Age:||34 years 9 months|
|Birth Date:||February 25, 1986|
|Lucky Color:||Sea Green|
|Best Match for Marriage:||Cancer, Scorpio|
|Birth Place:||Hampstead, United Kingdom|
|Mother's Name:||Shireen Jamil|
|Marital Status:||In Relation|
|Profession:||Actress, Model, Activist, Presenter|
|Education:||Queen’s College School|
|Height / How tall? :||5 feet 11 inches (1.80m)|
|Net Worth:||$1.9 million|
|Waist Size:||25 inch|
|Bra Size:||34 inch|
|Hip Size:||35 inch|
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Jameela Jamil is a British Actress, Model, Presenter, and Activist who is famous for hosting radio show BBC Radio One request show.
She is also famous for her appearance in “The Good Place” (NBC comedy series) as Tahani.
- 1 What is Jameela Jamil Famous For?
- 2 How old is Jameela Jamil? Family, Ethnicity, Childhood
- 3 Education Details
- 4 All About Jameela Jamil’s Career
- 5 Activist
- 6 Awards and Nominations
- 7 Net Worth
- 8 Jameela Jamil: Husband, Children
- 9 Abortion
- 10 Raped
- 11 Suicide
- 12 Height:
- 13 Instagram, Facebook, Twitter
- 14 Did You Know?
What is Jameela Jamil Famous For?
- Is a British actress, model, and activist.
- Won Achievement of the Year in 2018.
How old is Jameela Jamil? Family, Ethnicity, Childhood
She was born on the 25th of February 1986 in Hampstead, the United Kingdom to father of Indian-British ethnicity and mother “Shireen Jamil” is from Pakistan.
When she was 17 years old, she got involved in an accident and broke her back. This left her in bed-fast for one and a half years.
She grew up along with her brother named Adnandus Dyzantae. As a teenager, the model suffered from anorexia nervosa. Jamil used to teach English to foreign students at the Callan School of English, Oxford Street, London.
Further, she worked as a photographer, model, and as a fashion scout for Premier Model Management Limited.
For education, she attended Queen’s College School, where she was bullied because of her race and weight.
All About Jameela Jamil’s Career
Jamil began her career as an English teacher. Later, she presented on T4 from 2009 until 2012. Then she began hosting the radio show “The Official Chart”.
Similarly, she worked as a co-host of “The Official Chart Update” alongside Scott Mills on BBC Radio 1.
She became the first female presenter of the BBC Radio 1 Chart show. In 2016, Jamil shifted to America to become a screenwriter. The actress cast as Tahani Al-Jamil in the American television series “The Good Place” which changed her life as an actress.
In addition, she hosted the Last Call with Carson Daly in 2018, Hollywood Game Night in 2018, Still Laugh-In: The Stars Celebrate in 2019, etc.
Furthermore, she gave the voice of Gandra Dee in the episode The Dangerous Chemistry of Gandra Dee in Ducktales in 2019.
Likewise, she appeared as a lead host for Misery Index in 2019 and appeared as a voice role of Phoenix in the episode Animal Farm in Big City Greens in 2020.
Recently, she gave the voice of Auntie Pushpa as a recurring role in Mira, Royal Detective in 2020.
Recently, the activist shared pictures of a recent Avon campaign on Twitter. She also criticized the company for shaming women over cellulite. Avon launched a new line of lotions which ensure to reduce cellulite, firm skin, and soften stretch marks.
In addition, she launched Why Not People? in 2015 which is a live entertainment event accessible to people with disabilities.
Further, she created an Instagram account I Weigh in March 2018 which she was inspired by a picture that she received from Kourtney, Kim, and Khloe Kardashian about women’s weight.
Awards and Nominations
She has been awarded the Achievement of the Year at the Film and TV Awards for being the best T4 presenter, courtesy of ITV Studios in 2018.
She has an estimated net worth to be about $1.9 million and she has accumulated that sum of money from her acting career.
Jameela Jamil: Husband, Children
Jameela is currently in a relationship with her boyfriend James Blake (English singer, songwriter, and musician). The couple is dating since 2015. Further information about the couple is not available.
Jamil revealed in May 2019 that she had an abortion in her life. She also added that was the best decision she made. She explained that she was not ready for, emotionally, psychologically, and financially.
In an interview with Hard Talk a BBC News Channel program on October 3, 2019, she revealed that she had been raped several times in her life. Initially, she blamed herself but later blamed the society that produces that scenario.
In World Mental Health day held on October 10, 2019, she revealed that she survived a suicide attempt in 2013. She revealed the reason that the lack of services for the struggle ones with mental health issues.
In addition, she explained that she participated in EMD therapy to treat her post-traumatic stress disorder.
She has a height of 5 ft. 11 inches and she weighs 60 kg. Her body measurements are 34-25-3 inches and her bra size is 33B. Also, Jameela has black hair and brown eyes.
Instagram, Facebook, Twitter
She has around 425k followers on Facebook, about 1M followers on Twitter, and around 2.8M followers on Instagram.
Did You Know?
- Several people criticized for casting in an LGBT-interest show.
- She attempted suicide.
- She was raped several times.