Jameela Jamil (born February 25, 1986) is a British Actress, Model, Presenter, and Activist from Hampstead, United Kingdom. She is famous for hosting radio show BBC Radio One request show. Furthermore, the 32-year-old actress also starred in “The Good Place” (NBC comedy series) as Tahani.
Jamil started her career as an English teacher. Later, she became a presenter on T4 from 2009 until 2012. The actress then hosted the radio show “The Official Chart”. Moreover, she also co-hosted “The Official Chart Update” alongside Scott Mills on BBC Radio 1.
In addition, Jameela 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.
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 fact, the tagline of the product states that dimples are cute on your face but not on the thighs. The actress offended with the new advertisement and bashed the company on her Twitter account.
Trivia, Parents & Before Fame
The Actress was born on the 25th of February 1986 in Hampstead, United Kingdom. As of 2018, Jameela Jamil’s age is 32 years old. Her father belongs to Indian-British ethnicity and Jamil’s mother “Shireen Jamil” is from Pakistan.
Furthermore, she has a 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.
Moreover, she also worked as a photographer, model, and as a fashion scout for Premier Model Management Limited. Jameela is in a relationship with her boyfriend James Blake (English singer, songwriter, and musician). The couple is dating since 2015.
|Real Full Birth Name||Jameela Alia Burton-Jamil.|
|Profession||Actress, Model, Presenter, and Activist.|
|Famous for||hosting radio show BBC Radio One request show.|
|Age (As of 2018)||32 years old.|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||February 25, 1986.|
|Birthplace/Hometown||Hampstead, United Kingdom.|
|Debut||TV-Show: Freshly Squeezed (2009, as Herself and Lead host).|
|Awards & Achievements||Will update.|
|Sun Sign (Zodiac Sign)||Pisces.|
|Current Residence||Los Angeles, California, USA.|
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 5' 11".
Centimeters: 180 cm.
Meters: 1.8 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 60 Kg.
Pounds: 132 lbs.
|Body Measurements (Breast-waist-hips)||34-25-35.|
|Shoe Size (US)||8.|
|Tattoo details?||Will Update.|
|Parents||Father: Name not available.
Mother: Shireen Jamil.
|Siblings||Brother: Adnandus Dyzantae.|
|Personal Life Relationship|
|Dating History?||Not available.|
|College/ University||Will update.|
|Hobbies & Favorite Things|
|Favorite Celebrities||Actor: Robert Downey, Jr.
Actress: Jennifer Aniston.
|Dream Holiday Destination||Paris.|
|Love to do||Travel, Shopping and Singing.|
|Favorite Food||Indian Cuisine.|
|Net worth (approx.)||$1.2 Million US dollars (As of 2018).|
|Annual Income & Earnings||Under Review.|
|Office Address||Not Known|
|Home Details||Will Update.|
|Mobile or Phone Number||N.A.|
|Email Address||Not found.|
Some Lesser Known Facts about Jameela Jamil
- Her real full birth name is Jameela Alia Burton-Jamil.
- Money Factor: the estimated Net worth of Jameela Jamil is $1.2 Million US Dollars, as of 2018.
- Currently, the actress is living in Los Angeles, California, USA.
- The 32-year-old star is also popular on the picture sharing application Instagram having 961+ k followers.
- She has an amazing height of 5 Feet 11 Inches (180 centimeters) and weighs 60 kilograms (132 Pound) approximately.
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- As an activist, Jamil launched Why Not People? in late 2015. This company hosted entertainment events dedicated to disabled people.
- Moreover, Jameela also listed as one of BBC’s 100 Women during 2018.
- In March 2018, Jamil began an Instagram account called “I Weigh”.
- This was motivated by a picture of Kourtney, Khloé and Kim Kardashian with their half-sisters Kendall and Kylie Jenner, detailing each woman’s weight.