Lisa Ray Age, Height, Boyfriend, Husband, Family, Biography & More
Bio Full NameLisa Rani Ray Profession(s)Actress, Model Physical Stats & More Height (approx.)in centimeters- 168 cm in meters- 1.68 m in Feet Inches- 5' 6" Weight (approx.)in Kilograms- 57 Kg in Pounds- 126 lbs Figure Measurements36-27-35 Eye ColourHazel Green Hair ColourDark Brown Personal Life Date of Birth4 April 1972 Age (as in 2018)46 Years Birth PlaceToronto, Ontario, Canada Zodiac sign/Sun signAries NationalityCanadian HometownEtobicoke, Toronto, Ontario, Canada SchoolEtobicoke Collegiate Institute, Islington, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Richview Collegiate Institute, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Silverthorn Collegiate Institute, Toronto, Ontario, Canada CollegeCentral School of Speech and Drama, London London Centre for Theatre Studies, London Desmond Jones school of Physical Theatre, London Academy of Live and Recorded Arts (ALRA), London Educational QualificationPost Graduate degree in Acting from the Academy of Live and Recorded Arts (ALRA) in 2004 DebutModel : appeared in an advertisement for Bombay Dyeing in the 1990s
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She was born to a Polish mother and Hindu Bengali father in Toronto, Canada.
She was very close to her maternal grandmother and used to speak Polish with her.
She was very friendly with her father and used to watch movies of Satyajit Ray and Federico Fellini.
She also spent some of her childhood time in Calcutta (now Kolkata).
She was excellent in her studies and completed 5 years of high school in 4 years.
She first came to public attention in the 1990s when she appeared in the Bombay Dyeing advertisement opposite Karan Kapoor.
She planned to attend a university in Canada to study journalism. However, her plan was derailed after her mother was injured in a car accident.
She became a sensation after appearing on the cover of Gladrags magazine wearing a red Baywatch-style swimsuit.
She was ranked 9th most beautiful woman of the millennium in a poll by Times of India.
In the mid-1990s, she became famous worldwide after appearing in a music video of the late Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan’s Aafreen Aafreen.
She made her Bollywood debut in 2001 with Kasoor after turning down a number of roles.
Divya Dutta dubbed her voice in Kasoor.
In 2005, she appeared in the Oscar-nominated film Water by Deepa Mehta.
She returned to Toronto in 2008 upon her mother’s death.
She also appeared in a few uninhibited sex scenes.
In 2009, she revealed that she has Multiple Myeloma at the Toronto International Film Festival.
She also started a blog- The Yellow Diaries, to share her cancer experience.
She underwent a stem cell transplant on Christmas 2009 and in April 2009, she announced that she was cancer-free due to the transplant. However, she is not completely cured of the disease as Multiple Myeloma is an incurable disease.
She is considered an inspiration to the cancer patients.
She is pure vegetarian and even avoids dairy products.