Kajal Agarwal was born in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India in a family of an entrepreneur and a confectioner. Her father Mr. Vinay Agarwal is an entrepreneur and her mother Suman Agarwal is a confectioner. Kajal Agarwal also has a younger sister Nisha Agarwal, who is also an actress and have worked in a couple of movies in Telugu and Tamil film industry. Her younger sister married the Managing director of Gold’s Gym Mr. Karan valecha.
Kajal Agarwal is called as ‘kaju’ from her loved ones. She also has a pet named ‘Kaaju’. She blows her birthday candles on 19th June every year, with her birth year being 1985. She has a zodiac sign of Gemini.
She took her higher education from Jai Hind College and took a further course of mass media with a specialization in marketing and advertising from K.C College Mumbai. She planned to pursue post graduation in management, but her modeling career took the pace and she bagged up some movie offers too. Starting from Bollywood (in 2004), she got offers from Tamil and Telugu film industries also.
Kajal Agarwal Net Worth
Kajal Agarwal has an estimated net worth of $4.2 million US dollars as of 2017. She charges INR 1 crore to 1.5 crore per film. Kajal Agarwal is ranked 53rd in Forbes India Lists and fixed 37th on the top fame lists. Moreover, she topped the ranking of the best actresses from Tollywood and hence she is one of the highest paid actresses in the Tamil and Telugu film industry. Having her flagpoles in three film industries of Tamil, Telugu, and Hindi she has gained a huge fan base with a lot of endorsements too. She has worked in around 38 films in total till now.
Kajal Agarwal owns a BMW 5 series car which is worth INR 60 Lakh approximately.
She is also the co-founder of the jewelry stores of Marsala. It has a trending online store with premium fashion wears for women who are unique and glamorous. She also owns her own flat in Mumbai posh area which would be worth around two to three crores currently.
Apart from being a major actress of the south film industry, she has done tremendous work in the field of modeling. She has also she has tried her skills of singing as a playback singer in a couple of her movies like ‘Do lafzon ki Kahani’ and she has even sung a song in a Kannada movie. In some of her recent interviews, she has shown her interest to transfer her interest to businesses. Though currently, she is focusing on the jewelry business she started in partnership with her sister Nisha Agarwal.
Kajal Agarwal has been the brand face for many big brands such as Bru coffee, Lux soaps, Samsung mobile company, Lakshmi Jewelers, Panasonic India, Dabur Amla Hair Oil, AVR Jewellery store, etc. Not just multinational brands, but local vendors like Chennai Shopping mall and Green trends (beauty salon chain) also took her as brand ambassador to represent their services.
Some of The Highest Grossing Movies of Kajal Aggarwal are,
Magadheera: INR 1.25 billion
Arya 2: INR 30 crore
Darling: INR 250 million
Singham: INR 140 crore
Businessman: INR 629.30 crore
Special 26: INR 1.03 billion
Kajal Agarwal has given many tremendous performances in her short career of around 12 years. For which she was nominated four times in Filmfare awards of the south. She has been recognized as one of the best Tollywood actresses and an elegant dancer. She has mesmerized many audiences with her acting skills in movies like Magadheera (2009), Chandamama (2007), Special 26 (2013), Mr. Perfect (2011) etc.
Kajal Agarwal is also known as ‘Miss Congeniality’ of Tollywood, she has been in the news because of her elegant looks and saucy pictures that get trendy on social media sites. She has been recently in news for her dress that she wore at Filmfare awards in 2016 since she was looking pretty hot and sexy in that pink gown. In 2017 she has three Tamil movies lined up (Garuda, Vivegam and Vijay 61) with major Tollywood stars like Vijay, Ajith Kumar, and Vikram. She also has one Kannada movie Tathaastu which is to be released in November 2018.
With that charming smile, traditional looks and sexy glances she has surely won many hearts in every film industry she has worked in. The amount of sincerity she has shown in her acting skills has surely won her many awards with a lot of praises she is thankful of. She has received both positive and negative reviews on her acting and movies, but for now, she is one of the highest paid actresses of the south with major blockbusters in her bag. All of her fans will wait up for upcoming movie ‘Garuda’ with Vikram, which is most talked about in Tollywood.