Kiara Advani (born Alia Advani)is an Indian film actress, who appears in Bollywood films. She was born on 31st July 1992 and is the granddaughter of Ashok Kumar and the great grand niece of Saeed Jaffrey. She is also the niece of model Shaheen Jaffrey and actress Juhi Chawla. Before entering into Bollyood, Advani did two short courses in acting at Anupam Kher's school of acting and Roshan Taneja's institute as well. It was Salman Khan who guided Advani when she was entering into the industry. She made her debut in Grazing Goat Pictures' 2014 comedy drama film, Fugly opposite newcomer Mohit Marwah, Vijender Singh, Arfi Lamba and Jimmy Shergill. Her upcoming project is M.S Dhoni: The Untold Story opposite Sushant Singh Rajput set to release in 2016.