Mumaith Khan is a sultry film actress, model and TV personality, best known for her item songs. She rose to fame in Indian film industry with her sultry moves and singing abilities. Mumaith Khan is one among the contestants in the first season of the controversial and popular reality show Bigg Boss Telugu, hosted by Jr NTR. So here is a look at Mumaith Khan Biography, Wiki, Personal Life, Family, Movies and Recent Events.
Mumaith Khan Biography
She was born Mumait Abdul Rashid Khan on September 1, 1958 in Mumbai, India. Her mother’s name is Hasina Khan and her father’s name is Abdul Rashid khan. Mumaith’s family hailed from Pakistan but moved to India where they settled in the outskirts of Mumbai.
Her father is an Indian (Tamil Nadu) and her mother is a Pakistani. She has four sisters and to support her family, she joined a small dance troop for Rupees 1500/- per month. Her sister Zabyn Khan also entered the film industry and has done some cameo appearances in Telugu films.
Mumaith Khan got her break in a 2002 Hindi film Kaante where she did an item number and later she fetched several offers from various languages. She went on to do cameo roles (item dancer) in films, including Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam and Kannda. Mumaith Khan has acted with almost all leading actors in Indian film industry who is very popular for her sexy appealing moves and seducing voice.
She had been described as South India’s sultry, sexy jazz diva and her reputation has seen her in several films. In 2003, she had appeared in the sixth season of the television reality show Jhalak Dikhhala Jaa 6 Along with Sana Saeed & Tushar. Mumaith is one among the 14 contestants in the first season of reality show Bigg Boss, hosted by actor Jr NTR. The show airs on Star Maa channel from 9:30 pm on weekdays while on weekends the show starts at 9 pm.