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Birth of Jerifa Wahid
Jerifa Wahid was born in the year 1979 in Kolkata but later on she along with her family moved and established herself in Assam. Apart from being a media artiste and a popular actress, she is also a legal professional who practiced as a lawyer in Gauhati High Court.
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Career of Zerifa Wahid started in movies as a child actor with her debut in the Assamese Feature film Abhimaan in 1990..
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As a Producer:
Jerifa Wahid also is a successful producer who owns her own production company which is named ‘Jerifa Wahid Productions’. This production house was launched on September 2007 in the presence of noted celebrities of Assamese film industry.
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Jerifa Wahid was awarded the Best Actress award in the year 2002 for her perofrmance in the film ‘Agnisakshi’.
Jerifa Wahid is one of the popular actresses of Assamese film industry. She is one of the most sought after face present in the industry with a good career graph. She has immense talent which she has been displayed in a number of films and stage shows.
Jerifa Wahid was born in the year 1979 in Kolkata but later moved and established herself in Assam. Besides being a media artiste and a popular actress, she is also a legal professional who has practiced as a lawyer in Gauhati High Court. However, Jerifa Wahid prefers the acting scene and kept her acting profession going because of her passion and keen interest towards the profession.
Jerifa Wahid is a graduate in law and has a post graduate degree in history from Delhi University.
Jerifa Wahid has engaged herself in a number of stage and cinema performances apart from mobile theatres and other numerous cultural shows. She has worked as a child artist at the beginning of her career and later went on to play different characters in notable films. Her films include hits like Naayak, Agnisakshi, Tumi Mur Mathu Mur, Kadambari, Gun Gun Gaane Gaane, Abhimaan, Prem Geet and Jatra among others. In the film ‘Antaheen’, Jerifa Wahid excelled in acting by beautifully playing the role of a rural girl in bare minimum getup. She has also participated and acted in many plays directed by famous film makers like Dr. Bhabendra Nath Saikia, Bidyut Chakraborty and Moloya Goswami among others. The plays she has acted in include Godhuli, Suryastha, Eti Tumar and Ghulam.
Jerifa Wahid also is a successful producer and owns her own production company named ‘Jerifa Wahid Productions’. This production house was launched by her on September 2007 in the presence of noted celebrities of Assamese film industry. The production house was established with a view to produce and promotes as many as five plays per year and she intends to give full freedom and creativity to the directors to take their own decision regarding the work. Jerifa Wahid has also successfully acted and produced well known stage plays like Girish Karnad’s ‘The Fire and the Rain’, the Assamese version of which was named as ‘Agnibrishti’ and plays like British Dramatist Peter Shaffer’s ‘Five Finger Exercise’ which was named as ‘Pancharatna’ in its Assamese version. Jerifa Wahid also initiated an NGO legal panel in 2007 which aims at providing assistance to all the womenfolk who have been victims of domestic violence.
Achievements of Jerifa Wahid :
Jerifa Wahid was honored the Best Actress award in the year 2002 for her impressive performance in the film ‘Agnisakshi’.