Kajal Aggarwal is an Indian Film Actress, Former Model and Playback Singer. She was born 19 June 1985 in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. Kajal Aggarwal was born and brought up in a Punjabi family settled in Mumbai. Her father Vinay Aggarwal, is an entrepreneur in the textile business and her mother Suman Aggarwal is a confectioner. Kajal’s younger sister Nisha Aggarwal is an actress in Telugu, Tamil and Malayalam cinema.
Kajal Aggarwal studied at St. Anne’s High School, fort and completed her pre-university education at Jai Hind College. She pursued her graduation in mass media, with specialization in marketing and advertising, from Kishinchand Chellaram College.
Kajal Aggarwal works in Tamil and Telugu Film Industry. She was made her screen debut in 2004 with Hindi Film Kyun! Ho Gaya Na.. where she had a minor supporting role as the friend of Diya. Her first Telugu Film Lakshmi Kalyanam (2007). Kajal Aggarwal established herself as one of the leading & commercial successful actor of South India.
She played a lead role in the high budget Telugu historical drama Magadheera, alongside Ram Charan Teja, which saw her playing double roles for the first time. The film, directed by S. S. Rajamouli, received overwhelming critical acclaim, while Aggarwal, in particular, was praised for her portrayal of a princess. In July 2011 Kajal Aggarwal made her Bollywood comeback after seven years with a leading role in the police story Singham, a remake of the same-titled 2010 Tamil film.
She worked in many other commercial successful Hit films including Darling (2010), Brindavanam (2010), Mr. Perfect (2011), Businessman (2012), Naayak (2013), Baadshah (2013), Govindudu Andarivadele (2014), Temper (2015), Khaidi No. 150 (2017) etc. Kajal Aggarwal also sung a Song “Yenaithu” in Kannada Film Chakravyuha.
Kajal Aggarwal has been nominated for four Filmfare Awards South. She is the brand ambassador for Lux. She endorses several retail and jewelry stores in south India — RS Brothers in Hyderabad, Sri Lakshmi Jewellery in Puducherry and AVR in Salem.