Reema Kagti (born in 1972) is an Indian Film Director and Screenwriter from Guwahati, Assam. In 2001, she started her career as an assistant director with the movie named “Lagaan” starring Aamir Khan.
The same year she also worked for the film “Dil Chahta Hai” (Farhan Akhtar movie). Furthermore, the 46-year-old filmmaker made her debut as a director with the film Honeymoon Travels Pvt. Ltd. in 2007.
She also appeared in the movie “Rock On” directed by Abhishek Kapoor as an actress. Kagti also assisted Farhan Akhtar in the movie “Lakshya” in 2004. As a screenwriter, she debuted with the Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara as a screenwriter.
Her recent work was the film “Gold” starring Akshay Kumar and Mouni. The movie was commercially hit in India. In addition, a Twitter user claimed that Reema sexually harassed the actress Mouni Roy during the making of a Gold film with #MeToo movement.
However, the actress recently claimed that she was not sexually harassed by Reema and any other person on the set. Ms. Roy tweeted a post on the Twitter and slammed the user who claimed the news.
I was not harassed on the set of Gold by anyone. Director or otherwise. I wish this maligning would stop as it not only harassing me and Reema Kagti but also taking away from women that have truly been wronged.@konkonas @rachitmehrotra https://t.co/QfApil8per
— Mouni Roy (@Roymouni) October 14, 2018
Moreover, celebrities like Konkana Sen Sharma, Zoya Akhtar, Alankrita Shrivastava, Meghna Gulzar, and other 10 women took pledged not to work with proven offenders.
Wiki, Age, Early Life & Parents
The director was born in 1972 in Guwahati, Assam, India. Therefore, Reema Kagti’s age is Forty-six (46) years old, as of 2018. The celebrity was born to Jitamrit Kagti (father) and Purobi Kagti (mother). Her dad is a chemical engineer and mom worked as a teacher. Reema’s most of the childhood spent in her hometown at Borhapjan, Tinsukia, Assam.
Furthermore, the filmmaker also has two sisters named Julie Kagti (elder sister) and Shivani Kagti (younger). Julie is a textile engineer and Shivani is an assistant editor at People magazine in Mumbai.
The 46-year-old director attended Delhi Public School. Later, she went to Sophia College and received a B.A. degree in Literature. Reema also did a post-graduate diploma in Social Communications Media at the Sophia Polytechnic.
As of relationship, the director never mentioned anything about her husband or boyfriend on the internet.
|Personal Life Information|
|Full Birth Name||Reema Kagti.|
|Working As||1. Film Director.
|Age||Forty-six (46) years old (As of 2018).|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||1972.|
|Birthplace/Hometown||1. Guwahati, Assam, India.
2. Borhapjan, Tinsukia, Assam.
|Star Sign (Zodiac Sign)||Not available.|
|Current Residence||Mumbai, Maharashtra, USA.|
|Famous for||1. Her movie "Gold" starring Akshay Kumar and Mouni Roy.
2. Recently accused of sexual harassment with #MeToo Movement.
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 5' 5".
Centimeters: 165 cm.
Meters: 1.65 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 62 Kg.
Pounds: 136 lbs.
|Body Measurements (Breast-waist-hips)||34-30-35.|
|Shoe Size (US)||6.|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown.|
|Parents||Father: Jitamrit Kagti.
Mother: Purobi Kagti.
|Siblings||Sister: 1. Julie Kagti.
2. Shivani Kagti.
|Famous Relatives||Not Known|
|Reema Kagti Husband & Relationship|
|Boyfriend||Name not Available.|
|Highest Qualification||Post Graduate.|
|School||Delhi Public School.|
|College/ University||1. Sophia College, Mumbai.
2. Sophia Polytechnic, Cumballa Hill, Mumbai.
|Hobbies & Favorite Things|
|Favorite Celebrities||Actor: Aamir Khan.
Actress: Rani Mukerji.
|Dream Holiday Destination||Paris.|
|Favorite Color||Dark blue and Black.|
|Love to do||Reading, Watching movies and Traveling.|
|Favorite Food||Italian Food.|
|Reema Kagti Net worth|
|Net Asset||Approx. Rs. 50-65 Lakhs Indian Rupees (As of 2018).|
|Salary Per Episode||Will Update.|
|Debut Movie (as a Director)||Honeymoon Travels Pvt. Ltd. (2007)|
|Debut Movie (as an Assistant Director)||Lagaan (2001).|
|Office Address||Not Known|
|Home Details||Not Known|
|Mobile or Phone Number||N.A.|
|Email Address||Will update soon.|
|Official Website||Not Available.
Some Lesser Known Facts about Reema Kagti (Director)
- She received the opportunity to work with director “Ashutosh Gowariker” in her initial career days.
- Her height is around 5 Feet 5 Inches (165 centimeters).
- The 46-year-old director associated with Excel Entertainment since the beginning.
- Furthermore, the film “Talaash: The Answer Lies Within” released in 2012 is Reema’s one of the super hit film.
- The filmmaker loves to write stories since her childhood and sold her first story to Tinkle magazine just Rs. 25.
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- As of 2018, the estimated Net worth of Reema Kagti is in between Rs. 50-65 Lakhs Indian Rupees.
- Moreover, her grandfather was a producer and actor. He made several movies in his time.
- She did an internship under Rajat Kapoor as an assistant director in his film “Private Detective”.