Jaya Ahsan
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Jaya Ahsan Biography

Actor
Jaya Ahsan
Jaya Ahsan Biography
Gender Female
Marital Status Married
Career Started In 1998
Education Diploma in Robindra Sangeet and Indian Classical Music
Birth Place Dhaka, Bangladesh
Height (in Cms) 163 cms
Height (in Feet Inches) 5 feet 4 inches
Zodiac Sign Cancer
Nationality Bangladeshi
Religion Islam
Mother Tongue Bengali
Date Of Birth Jul 01, 1972
Age 46 years

Introduction

Jaya Ahsan is a Bangladeshi actress who has been a part of several commercial and middle-of-the-road films in Bangladesh and received huge appreciation from critics and masses. She debuted in the Bangladeshi film industry with the movie Dubshatar, although, the movie was not successful at box office, her acting was highly appreciated. Arindam Sil cast her for Aborto which became Ahsan's first film in Tollywood. After that, she essayed a pivotal role in Srijit's Rajkahini. She has worked in over 30 films and has been a part of more than 70 TV series including Bangladeshi and Indian filmography.

Jaya Ahsan Early Life

Jaya was born in Dhaka and is the daughter of the freedom fighter Md. A.S. Maswood and Rehana Maswood. Jaya was a model in her early career days and did modeling and many promotional advertisements for brands like Coca-Cola. She left modeling and joined a Newspaper company Bohrer Kagoj which evoked her interest in media. She joined a children's school but after a short stint she returned to modeling. She performed a role in a Bangladeshi teledrama Panchami for which she came into the acting spotlight. 

Jaya Ahsan Career

Before becoming a TV and film actress, Jaya started her career as a model in the late 1990s. She has worked in various teledramas and series. She got vast recognition for her role as Aaysha in Anechy Shurjer Hashi and Monika in Labonyo Probha. She was very selective when it came to the plot and her character which made her gain success in the Bangladeshi television industry. So far, she has acted in numerous Tv series and Tv films, gave stunning performances back to back and soon became the most popular and highest paid actress in the television industry of Bangladesh. Jaya gained success on big screen in her later age and she received three National Film Awards of Bangladesh in the Best Actress category. Jaya is always praised by the critics for her unrivaled acting performances and her most memorable works as an actor can be seen in Zero Degree, Chorabali, Guerrilla, and Aborto. Jaya also won many awards for her performances in Indian-Bangla films like Eagoler Chokh, Bishorjon, and Rajkahini. The actress is currently working on the series of acting projects lined up for 2018. 

Jaya Ahsan Movies

RajKahini Purnodoirgho Prem Kahini 2 (2016) Purnodoirgho Prem Kahini (2013) Eagoler Chokh Bishorjon Zero Degree Guerrilla Aborto
Jaya Ahsan Movies

Jaya Ahsan Pictures

Jaya Ahsan showing her award Jaya Ahsan with her pet Jaya Ahsan posing in a stunning red-white saree Jaya Ahsan clicking selfie on a movie set Jaya Ahsan on vacation Jaya Ahsan Pictures Jaya Ahsan Pictures Jaya Ahsan holding her award Jaya Ahsan nailing the traditional look Jaya Ahsan during Durga Puja
Jaya Ahsan Pictures

Jaya Ahsan Education

Jaya took a diploma course in Rabindra Sangeet and training in classical music along with her regular studies.

  • Jaya Ahsan Family

    Jaya Ahsan Family
    Husband
    Faisal Ahsan
    Father
    Md. A.S. Maswood
    Mother
    Rehana Maswood

    Jaya is the daughter of the freedom fighter Md. A.S. Maswood and Rehana Maswood. She has two sisters and one brother. In the year 2006, she got married to Faisal Ahsan who hails from the Nawab family of Dhaka and was one of the leading TV models of Bangladesh. However, the couple got officially separated in the year 2012.

    Jaya Ahsan Family Pics

    Jaya Ahsan posing with her mother Jaya Ahsan clicking selfie with her mother Jaya Ahsan with her Husband Faisal Ahsan Jaya Ahsan enjoying at swing with her mother Jaya Ahsan with her mother during Durga Puja
    Jaya Ahsan Family Pics
  • Jaya Ahsan Awards

    Jaya Ahsan has proved to be one of the most dedicated actors in the film industry. Because of her brilliant performances, she has bagged some prominent awards like National Film Awards, Meril Prothom Alo Awards, BACHSAS Film Award, Tele Cine Awards, International Bangla Film Critic Award, 12th Dhaka International Film Festival, Lux Channel i Performance Award, CJFB Performance Award, and Charuniram Award.

    Jaya Ahsan Awards List
    Year Movie Category Award
    2006 Hutkura Best TV Actress Meril Prothom Alo Awards (Critics Choice)
    2008 Antorikkho Best Actress CJFB Performance Award (tv)
    2008 Antorikkho Best Actress Charuniram Award (tv)
    2009 Tarporo Angurlota Nondoke Bhalobashe Best TV Actress Meril Prothom Alo Awards (Public Choice)
    2009 Panjabiwala Best Actress CJFB Performance Award (tv)
    2009 Panjabiwala Best Actress Charuniram Award (tv)
    2010 Mayesha Best Actress Charuniram Award (tv)
    2011 Guerrilla Best Film Actress Meril Prothom Alo Awards (Critics Choice)
    2011 Choita Pagol Best TV Actress Meril Prothom Alo Awards (Public Choice)
    2011 Guerrilla Best Actress 40th BACHSAS Film Award
    2011 Guerrilla Best Actress National Film Award
    2011 Guerrilla Best Actress International Bangla Film Critic Award
    2011 Guerrilla Best Actress 12th Dhaka International Film Festival
    2011 Guerrilla Best Actress Lux Channel i Performance Award (film)
    2011 Choita Pagol Best Actress Lux Channel i Performance Award (tv)
    2012 Chorabali Best Actress National Film Award
    2012 Chorabali Best Film Actress Meril Prothom Alo Awards (Public Choice)
    2013 Purno Doirgho Prem Kahini Best Film Actress Meril Prothom Alo Awards (Public Choice)
    2015 Zero Degree Best Actress National Film Award
    2015 Rajkahini Best Supporting Role Female Tele Cine Awards
  • Jaya Ahsan Favourites

    Jaya Ahsan Favourites
    Food Fish, Mutton Curry, Chocolates
    Color Black, Red, Yellow
    Singers Lata Mangeshkar, Asha Bhosle
    Actor Amitabh Bachchan
    Holiday Spot Singapore, Thailand
  • Jaya Ahsan Education

    Jaya took a diploma course in Rabindra Sangeet and training in classical music along with her regular studies.

  • Jaya Ahsan Trivia & Facts

    • Jaya Ahsan worked for a Bangladeshi Newspaper company named Bhorer Kagoj
    • She was the first Bangladeshi actress to be invited to attend Cannes Film Festival in 2013
    • She has opened a music school and her solo art exhibition in Dhaka
    • She is the brand ambassador of USAID (US Agency for International Development) to help the women and children
    • Jaya also is a playback singer and has sung songs like “Jongoler Daak” in Palre Theka, “Tomer Khola Hawa” in Dubshatar movie
  • Jaya Ahsan Social Profiles