Kiara Advani is an Indian film actress born to Jagdeep Advani, a businessman, and Genevieve Jaffrey, a teacher.
She has a younger brother, Mishaal. Her father is Sindhi while her mother is of half Muslim and half British descent.
Kiara said that her father, only after watching the 2009 film 3 Idiots, allowed his kids to pursue a career in whatever they were passionate about. She is the great 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 pursuing a career in film, Advani did a short course in acting at Anupam Kher’s school of acting.