Jameela Jamil Biography, Age, Height, Father, Family, Husband, Net Worth & More

This article covers a detailed story about the British Actress Jameela Jamil. It Covers more details about Jameela Jamil’s Wikipedia, Biography, Age, Height, Career, Caste, Affairs, Marital Status, Ex-Husband, Nick Jonas, James Blake, Forehead, tall, Father, Mother, Family, Kids, birthday, Sister, Pics, latest photos, Son, Daughter, Boyfriend, Husband, About, web series, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Height, Net Worth, Salary, Facts, Occupation, Profession, Education Qualification, Achievements, Awards, Photos, Videos, Gossips, News, Career, & More.

Jameela Jamil Bio/Wiki:

Jameela Jamil is a British Actress, Model, Radio, Presenter, Writer, and Activist whose full name is Jameela Alia Burton-Jamil. She started her career by hosting a pop-cultural series on Channel T4. She was then the Radio host of BBC One’s show The Official Chart. She was also the host of BBC Radio 1’s The Official Chart Update Show with Scott Mills.

Jameela Jamil was born on 25 February 1986 in Hampstead London to an Indian father and a Pakistani mother. She was born with diseases such as congenital hearing loss and labyrinthitis. To correct this problem, Jameela has undergone multiple operations, her left ear hearing is 70 percent and her right ear hearing is 50 percent.

Jamil was diagnosed with hypermobile Ehlers-Danlos syndrome at the age of 9. It was a genetic disorder affecting the body’s connective tissue. Jamil was diagnosed with a disease called coeliac when she was 12 years old. She experienced mercury poisoning at the age of 21. To whom she attributes the mercury leakage from the filler of her amalgam teeth.

This process proceeds in a very improper way to remove amalgam from teeth that burn holes in the digestive system. Jamil suffered from an illness called anorexia nervosa in her teens, which prevented her from eating a full meal between 14 and 17 years of age. Jameela believes that her eating disorder has developed due to social pressures, including a magazine article that sells weight loss products.

When Jameela was just 17 years old, then she was hit by a car while running away from a bee, breaking several of her bones and also damaging her spinal cord. The doctor had said that she would be able to walk once in her life now but through steroid treatment and physiotherapy, she would later recover slowly, using a Zimmer frame for treatment.

She credits her car accident to recovering from anorexia disease, which has changed her relationship with her body in this accident. Jamil did her schooling at Girls College School in London but could not complete her because she had a car accident at the age of 11. She then taught English to foreign students at London’s Colon School of English for 2 years.

Jameela was discovered by a producer when she was teaching English to foreign children at London’s Colony School and asked Jamil to audition as a presenter. After that Jameela applied to become a presenter via email after seeing the job advertisement for the T4 channel and her application was accepted.

Jameela appeared in the music series at the end of 2008 on the youth channel E4, owned by Channel T4. In January 2009, Jamil took over the responsibility for her place when the previous presenter of the T4 channel, Alexa Chung, left the morning show and also succeeded as co-host, working alongside Nick Grimshaw.

In 2010, Jameela Jamil presented The Closet, an online fashion advice show produced by Twenty Twenty Television, aired on Bebo, a social networking site. After this, from 2011 to 2014, she used to write a column for the women’s monthly magazine company.

In 2012, Jamil replaced himself as the host of the show by replacing June Sarpong, the host of the Playing It Straight reality show. In June 2012, Jamil started his first fashion collection together with Very.

In late 2012, Jamil became the radio host of The Official Chart and was also the co-host of The Official Chart Update with Scott Mills on BBC Radio. Jamil made history in the field of radio by becoming the first only female presenter of the BBC Radio One chart

In 2016, Jameela left London and shifted to Los Angeles. She had no plans to act where she went to work as a screenwriter. While she was working as a writer at 3 Arts, her agents told her that Michael Schur, who created culinary and entertainment, was looking for a British actress for her new upcoming comedy series.

But as Jamil had no experience in acting, she went to audition for this comedy series and there she lied to the casting director stating that she had acting experience. She was later interviewed by Michael Schur and all the producers, where she claimed her improvisational comedy and experience were later offered a role in a comedy series.

The comedy series was titled The Good Place which aired in September 2016 on NBC’s channel. The show was a fantasy comedy series by NBC in which Jameela played the character of Tahani Al Jamil. Her character in this series was known for her tendency to drop names. In the February 2018 issue of Jamil, The Cut made the cover of an American magazine for the first time.

She gave her voice as a guest in an animated television series Duck Tales. In the year 2018, Jamil joined Disney Junior’s animated series Meera, Royal Detective based on Indian culture and customs, which aired in March 2020, on Disney Channel and Disney Junior Channel.

The series was dubbed and released in English, Hindi, and Tamil languages. Jameela played Meera’s Aunty Pushpa in the Disney Junior Channel’s Meera, Royal Detective series. Apart from this, Jameela Jamil has worked in many TV series and films.

Real NameJameela Alia Burton-Jamil
Nick NameJameela Jamil
ProfessionModel and Actress
Popular forHer role as Tahani Al-Jamil in the NBC comedy series The Good Place
Date of Birth25 February 1986 (Monday)
Age (as of 2024)38 years
BirthplaceHampstead, London, England
HometownHampstead, London, England
Current AddressLondon, England
SchoolCallan School of English, London, UK
Educational QualificationGraduate
Zodiac SignPisces ♓
Debut inTelevision: Freshly Squeezed (2009)
Movie: How to Build a Girl (2019)

Body Measurement & Physical Stats:

Jameela Jamil’s age is just 38 years old in 2024 and she is one of the most beautiful models and actresses who belongs to London. She works hard to keep her body fit and does gym workouts daily. She takes very nappy food which helps in keeping her body fit and looking attractive.

Jameela Jamil’s height is 5 feet 11 inches, which is 180 cm. Her body weight is 69 kg which is equal to 152 lbs. Jameela Jamil’s figure measurement is 33-25-35. Her eye color is dark brown and her hair color is also brown.

Age (as of 2024)38 years
Heightin centimeter: 180 cm
in meter: 1.80 m
in feet: 5’11” Feet
Weight in Kilogram69 kg
Weight in Pounds152 lbs
Body Measurement33-25-25
Eye ColourDark Brown
Hair ColourBrown

Jameela Jamil Family Members & Their Relationship:

JameelaJameela Jamil was born into a middle-class family, her ethnicity is Indian-Pakistani. She follows the Christian religion. Jameela Jamil’s father’s name is Ali Jamil who is from India and her mother’s name is Sireen Jamil, who is from Pakistan. She is still unmarried so, they have no children.

She has one sibling elder brother whose name is Adnandus Dyzantae. She is in a relationship and lives with her partner/boyfriend, James Blake. James Blake is an English singer-songwriter and Jameela dating James for 5 years.

ParentsFather: Ali Jamil
Mother: Shireen Jamil
SiblingsBrother: Adnandus Dyzantae (elder)
Sister: Not Known
Child/KidsNot Applicable
Husband NameNot Known
Marital StatusUnmarried
Affair/ Boyfriend NameJames Blake
Jameela Jamil with her boyfriend
Marital StatusUnmarried
Marriage DateNot Married till now
Affairs With/GirlfriendsJames Blake
Jameela Jamil with her boyfriend

Favorite Things:

If we talk about Jameela Jamil’s favorite thing, her favorite actor is Robert Downey Jr. She is a huge fan of Robert Downey Jr. Her favorite actress is Jennifer Aniston. She follows her very much like her acting. Her hobbies Travelling and listening to music and acting. Her favorite color is Red and Black. Belo w in the given table, we give you all the details of her favorite things.

Favorite ActorRobert Downey Jr
Favorite ActressJennifer Aniston
HobbiesTraveling and Acting
Favorite FoodIndian Cuisine
Favorite ColorRed and Black
Favorite FilmIron Man
Favorite DestinationParis

Jameela Jamil Net Worth, Income & Salary:

According to some reports, Jameela Jamil’s total net worth value is more than 5 Million US dollars. And her income source is from modeling and acting.

SalaryApproximately she charges 300k to 500k US Dollars per movie
Total Net WorthApprox INR 5 Million US dollars (approx, as of 2023)

Social Media Handles & Other Contact Details:

FacebookNot Known
Instagram@jameelajamil (3.7m+ followers)
Twitter@jameelajamil (1m+ followers)
YouTube@jameelajamil (75k+ subscribers)
Mobile NumberNot Available

Some Interesting Facts About Jameela Jamil:

  • Jameela Jamil was born in Hampstead, London, England.
  • Jameela Jamil is a British actor, model, and activist of South Asian origin.
  • Her favorite actor is Robert Downey, Jr and the actress is Jennifer Aniston.
  • She belongs to the religion of Christians.
  • At the age of 9, she was diagnosed with a genetic disorder.
  • She created radio history by becoming the first solo female host of the BBC Radio Chart Show.
  • She is an avid animal lover and has owned a pet dog.
Jameela Jamil animal lover
  • She is also known as a philanthropist and a popular activist.
  • She joined Youtube in Oct 2018.
  • In 2013 she survived a suicide attempt.
  • In 2016, she was suspected of having breast cancer.
  • She revealed that she has been raped many times in the past.
  • She also endorses the movement against climate change and has supported activists such as Jane Fonda and Greta Thunberg.

Disclaimer; All images are available on the Jameela Jamil official Instagram Account. Images can be taken from her official Instagram account for educational purposes. Image Credit goes to the respective owners of the Image Creator. We try to gather accurate data but sometimes there might be some mistakes, Kindly let us know if you find mistakes, and we will correct them. We do not take any Guarantee/Claim That the information we have gathered is 100% correct.

This is the full details on Jameela Jamil Biography, Wiki, Age, Height, Father, Family, Husband, Net Worth & More. Please share this post with your friends and keep visiting us on celebwale.com for famous personalities and trending people’s biographies with updated details. If you have any thoughts, experiences, or suggestions regarding this post or our website. you can feel free to share your thoughts with us.