Quick Facts of Sakina Jaffrey
|Birth Name||Sakina Jaffrey|
|Date Of Birth||14/02/1962|
|Birth Place||New York|
|Siblings||Zia and Meera Jaffrey|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
|Hair Color||Dark Brown|
|Net Worth||$3 million|
|Height||5 feet 7 inches|
|Weight in KG||61 kg|
|Children||Cassius & Jamila Wilkinson|
|Famous for||Blindspot, Timeless|
|Awards||Screen Actors Guild Awards (Nominated)|
|Online Presence||Instagram, Twitter, Facebook|
|Married to||Francis Wilkinson ( 8 September 1990)|
|Movies||Daylight, Masala, The Truth about Charlie|
|Movies and TV Show||Law and Order, Blue Bloods, House of Cards|
Sakina Jaffrey is an American actress best known for the role of Linda Vasquez in the American tv series House of Cards. She made her film debut from the movie Masala. Her other notable works include Slaves of New York, The Perfect Murder, Daylight, The Guru, Raising Helen and many more.
Sakina Jaffrey’s Biography
She was born on 14th February 1962 in Manhattan, the United States of America with the birth sign Aquarius. Sakina holds American nationality and belongs to White ethnicity.
Jaffrey was born to father Madhur Jaffrey and mother, Saeed Jaffrey. She was raised alongside her sisters Zia and Meera Jaffrey.
She went to local high school and later enrolled in Vassar College from where she majored in Chinese Language and Literature in 1984.
Sakina Jaffrey’s Age and Body Statistics
- Age: Sakina is 57 years old as of 2019.
- Body Measurements: She has maintained her body well although the exact measurements are not available.
- Dress Size: Her dress size is 5.
- Bra Size: Sakina’s bra size is 32B.
- Height: She is 5 feet 7 inches or 174 cm tall.
- Weight: She weights 61 kg or 134 lbs.
- Hair Color: She has long beautiful dark brown hair.
- Eye Color: Her dark brown attractive eyes defines her independent, determined personality.
Sakina Jaffrey’s Relationship: Is she single or married?
Sakina Jaffrey is a married woman and mother of two. She tied the knot to the Bloomberg View editor Francis Wilkinson on 8th September 1990.
The couple is blessed with two children Cassius and Jamila Wilkinson. They currently reside in Nyack, New York City with their family.
The couple has been married for over 2 decades and has not shown any signs of divorce or split. She often shares pictures with her husband and expresses her love towards him.
Sakina Jaffrey’s Net Worth and Career
As an actress, she managed to earn net worth of $3 million through her career. Although she has disclosed her exact salary, the average salary of an actor ranges from $5,000 to $100,000 annually.
She gardens her fortunes from her work in different movies and tv shows. Her notable film works include Masala, The Nanny Diaries, Definitely, Maybe, The Domino Effect, Red Sparrow.
Her recent work is in the film A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood where she is playing the role of Ellen. The movie is set to release on 22nd November 2019.
Sakina has appeared in several tv series which include Law & Order, Third Watch, House of Cards, Blindspot, Timeless, Homeland, and more.
Recently, Sakina is featured in the American fantasy drama series American Gods. She will play the role of Mama-Ji in the upcoming series.
Sakina Jaffrey’s Interesting Facts
- She is the niece of actress Bharti Jaffrey and Hamed Jaffrey.
- She danced with Joffrey ballet at the City Center in NYC as a child.
- Sakina was born on the year of Tiger according to the Chinese zodiac year.
- She was nominated for the Screen Actors Guild Awards in the category of Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a drama series.