Jiya Irani

Jiya Irani (born July 26, 1989) is a popular Malayalam actor, model, Internet star, photographer, and media personality from Kerala, India. He rose to fame for his negative roles in Malayalam movies and TV shows. His well-known movies are Asuravithu, Anandhabhadrasanam, and Mullassery Madhavankutty. 

Jiya Irani and Rithu ManthraJiya Irani and Rithu Manthra

Apart from this, people are also recognizing him as the lover of famous TV show actress Rithu Manthra. She is appearing in the Bigg Boss Malayalam season 3 and getting fame from that. Moreover, she also worked in many daily soaps. Her fans are shocked after hearing that she is in a relationship with Jiya. 

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Quick Facts & Wiki

Full Real NameJiya Irani.
Age (as of 2020)31 years.
Date of Birth26 July 1989.
ProfessionModel, Actor, and Media star.
EducationHigher School.
Place of BirthFort Kochi, Kochi, Kerala, India.
Net worthINR 5-6 Crore (approx.).
Alma materLocal Private School.
Important LinksInstagram: @JiyaIrani
Facebook: @JiyaIrani
CasteParsi Community.
Height(approx.)In Feet Inches: 5′ 9″.
In Meters: 1.79 m.
In Centimetres: 179 cm.
Eye ColorDark Brown.
Hair ColorBlack.
Hair LengthShoulder length.
Weight (approx.)In Kilograms: 72-76 kg.
In Pounds: 158-167 lbs.
Zodiac SignLeo.


Irani took birth on 26 July 1989 in Fort Kochi, Kochi, district of Kerala, India. His full name is Jiya Irani. The linked zodiac sign with his birthdate is Leo. 

He has completed his education at a local school in Kochi. He has a keen interest in modeling so he pursued it with his higher school education. He also learned photography side by side. He first took part in a fashion show, when he was in school. 

Family & Caste

Jiya was brought up amidst huge love and care by his parents. He has not shared any information related to his father and mother. We also have no knowledge about his brothers and sisters. 

Jiya Irani with his son JagonJiya Irani with his son Jagon

He follows the Muslim religion and wishes Eid to his fans every year. As per the information of Wikipedia, he came under the wider Parsi community.

Personal Life

Irani has confessed in an interview with Kochi Times, that he was earlier married with whom he has a son as well. His Instagram account has numerous pictures with a child named Jango and in one post he has also written “Dada’s Naughty Boy”. From all this, we can say that he lives with his son. Jiya Irani further said that he has divorced his earlier wife in March 2021. 

First Wife

Jiya Irani has written Dada`s Naughty boy on a picture with JagonJiya Irani has written Dada’s Naughty boy on a picture with Jagon

Girlfriend & Relationships

Jiya has shared many pictures on social media with his girlfriend named Rithu Manthra. He said that his divorce has been finalized and now he can post pictures publicly with his lover. Rithu is an actress, model, and singer, who is currently in the ‘Malayalam Bigg Boss season 3’ show. In the show, she was rumored to have a close friendship with some fellow contestants.

Kochi Times wrote an article about Jiya Irani and Rithu ManthraKochi Times wrote an article about Jiya Irani and Rithu Manthra

Rithu and Jiya are having four years relationship and they also went for hangouts together. Jiya has hundreds of pictures with Manthra on his phone. Their relationship came into the eyes of the public when Jiya starts posting pictures with her. 

Jiya Irani with his girlfriend Rithu ManthraJiya Irani with his girlfriend Rithu Manthra


Jiya Irani has started his career as a model and did many fashion shows. His perfect physique attracts the attention of some directors and gave him chance to do some commercials. He advertised many branded products including luxury goods. Afterward, he enters the film industry of Malayalam.

According to the sources, he firstly appeared in the movie named ‘Mullassery Madhavan Kutty Nemom P. O.’ which was directed by Kumar Nanda in 2012. He did a minor supporting role in this film. He got a chance to work with K.P.A.C. Lalitha, Innocent, and Sonal Devaraj.

Jiya Irani appeared in the Mullassery Madhavankutty movieThe cover of Jiya Irani’s movie Mullassery Madhavankutty

After this movie, he got an offer for the next movie in the same year. The name of the film was Asuravithu, directed by A.K. Sajjan. It was an action movie. The lead role was played by Baburaj, Rony David, and Asif Ali. The movie was unable to reach the top. 

Further, he did a sequence movie named Anandhabhadrasanam, which was 2nd part of the Anandabhadram film. It was directed by Santosh Sivan. The first was the blockbuster but unfortunately, the second part could not earn fame.  

Poster of the movie `Asuravithu`Poster of the movie ‘Asuravithu’

Net Worth

Jiya Irani has earned thousands of fans from his negative role but in fact, he is a very polite and kind person. He charges around INR 3-4 Lakhs for each film. Let me tell you that his net worth is roughly calculated at INR 5-6 Crores approximately. 

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Being a model, he loves doing photoshoots and creative editing.Jiya’s Instagram account has filled with his photoshoot pictures.Jiya Irani likes photoshootsJiya Irani likes photoshootsHe loves doing thrill and adventure and also tried climbing on the mountain with rope. Mollywood actor loves riding bikes and cars but Royal Enfield Bullet has a special place in his heart.Irani also made Reels on Instagram, which earns a good number of views.Jiya Irani loves adventureJiya Irani loves adventureA question would be arising in the heads of Jiya’s fans that does he Smoke, so the answer is ‘Yes!’He often posts positive and egoistic quotes on his social media account.Jiya Irani smokesJiya Irani is smokingBeing a Muslim, he always celebrated Eid with his followers.Rithu Manthra’s lover has done many advertisements for newly launched cars such as Hyundai, Verna, and others.Jiya Irani celebrates EidJiya Irani celebrates Eid

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