Sakina Jaffrey is a popular American actress who has been working in the TV shows and film industry from 1988 till the current time. The beautiful American actress’s family has a great role in her becoming successful in her life career with the support of the family. She is best known for her starring role in a Netflix series, House of Cards (2013), and another NBC series called Timeless (2016). Both parents are from the Show-Business Industry.

The talented actress followed in her parent’s footsteps to build her career in the profession of acting and has achieved her aim since her childhood. Likewise, she is well known for her playing the role of ‘Doctor Hickman in the hit crime drama television series, name ‘Third Watch’.

Early Life

Jaffrey was born on the 14th of February 1962, in New York, United States, later she was raised in Manhattan, New York City. The celebrity holds American nationality, likewise, the birth sign is Aquarius according to astrologers. Her religion is Christianity and her ethnicity is Indian ancestors. But Jaffrey was raised in a supportive family.

Jaffrey was very active as well as multi-talented since her childhood days. So she has had an interest in becoming a popular actress from her childhood and as a result her hardworking toward her goal makes her a success.

Physical Appearances

The multi-talented actress has an attractive, slim, and healthy body. Jaffrey maintains her body by looking at some key factors that helped to maintain her figure, including genetics, dieting habits, exercise routines, and healthy health which affect her fans and followers much.

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Talking about the popular celebrity body measurement Her, the average height stands at 5 feet 8 inches (174cm), and the estimated weight is around 65 kilograms. Other body measurements including chest size, hip size, and waist size are 32-26-32 inches. Likewise, an American actress’s shoe size, dress size, and bra size are not revealed by her to people. But she has black hair color with dark brown beautiful eyes.

Family Background

The celebrity actress was raised in a small, lovely, and educated family. Her parents support her in every work. They are hardworking as well as popular also. She is the youngest daughter of Indian-born parents’ father Saeed Jaffrey who is an acclaimed popular actor, and her mother is a popular food and travel writer, name Madhur Jaffrey.

Her parents separated when she was just 3 years old and she then grew up under the supervision of her father. Later, she moved to the United Kingdom. Talking about Jaffrey’s siblings, she was blessed with two lovely sisters. Their name is Meera Jaffrey and Zia Jaffrey. The popular celebrity sisters are popular as well as talented also. They love each other and help with their needs.

Relationship Status

There is an interest among all the people and fans in the relationship and marriage of successful and popular celebrities. Most popular celebrities reveal their relationship to people. But some celebrities didn’t reveal it to the public they keep it secret. Some are happy in their married life and have been living together for ages.

Talking about popular American actress’s love life, She is happily married to a popular journalist named Francis Wilkinson in the year 1990. They have a good and outstanding relationship between their relationship. Jaffrey is very private in her personal life because she didn’t want to fall into rumors and controversies that harm her successful career life.

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Sakina Jaffrey with her husband and friend’s photo. [email protected]

The pair are enjoying their married life by visiting many romantic places. As a result, the loving couple was blessed with two lovely children, a boy; ‘Cassius Wilkinson’ and a girl; ‘Jamila Wilkinson’. They currently live in New York and are happily settled.

Education Background

Nowadays, a lot of celebrities and actors have a good quality education. They are mostly seen in the media or on social networking sites with their college or certificate degrees framed and hanging up on the wall. Some famous people even go to school after making it a big success in life.

Likewise, some drop out of high school because they could not afford to continue their education Because of their career, they drop their studies. Talking about the popular American celebrity actress’s educational background, She graduated from Vassar College in Poughkeepsie, New York.

There she graduated with a major in the Chinese Language because she had an interest in the language and the culture of Chinese people. Jaffrey was active, talented, and hardworking during her school and college days. She participated in all the programs organized by her school or college.

Career Highlight

Sakina Jaffrey is a popular American actress who performed in serval hit movies in her career life. The popular celebrity actress is hardworking and skillful since her early days. As a result, she started her acting career in 1998. The American actress came in highlight while acting in a debut movie name, The Perfect Murder as ‘Neena Lal’ 1988 was released.

Jaffrey performed in several hit movies during her career life. Some hit movies name is The Pilibhit Saga, Jug Jugg Jeeyo, Forensic, Nikamma, Ittu Si Baat, Ardh, Janhit Mein Jaari, Jungle Cry, The Indian in the CupboardRevolution no. 9The Mystic MasseurThe Truth About CharlieRaising Helen, and so on.

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The popular celebrity also achieved many awards and achievements some are; a nomination from the Screen Actors Guild Awards in 2015 for the Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama category for her role in ‘House of Card. We hope in the future days she will become more popular among the people.


Sakina Jaffrey is a popular American actress. She may have collected quite an impressive amount from her different occupations. The multi-talented actress’s source of income is acting and advertisements of ads. She also made appearances in serval hit movies during her career life.

The celebrity actress has gained success in her career because of her hard work and dedication, so she may be currently, living a comfortable and luxurious life. Jaffrey may have her own car, house, and other necessary things.

The popular celebrity’s estimated networth is around $4 Millions. The money pulled from a young age was real–enough to rank as one of the most popular celebrity actresses. In the upcoming days, Jaffrey will become more popular and gain a lot of fame and a good sum of money to live a luxurious life.

Social Media

The American young actress is active on different social media platforms like; Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. She likes to keep connected with the new technology on social media platforms.

The popular celebrity actress has a huge fan following on different social media platforms. She posted her memorable photos and videos rather than other unnecessary photos because she did not want to fall into any rumors and controversies that harm her professional successful life.

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Sakina Jaffrey Photo. Source@Alchetron

Jaffrey’s Instagram account id name is sakinajaffrey has around 8k followers and her Twitter account id name @sakinajaffrey has around 18k followers. Where she posted different photos and videos regarding her daily lifestyle and future plans.

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