Maya Sarao (Actress) Age, Boyfriend, Religion, Net Worth, Movies

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Who is Maya Sarao?

Maya Sarao is a multitalented actress born on 30th July 1987 in a hindu family in India. Apart from an actress she is also an editor, fashion designer and copywriter. She has done initial schooling from India and learnt theatre from London. Not just that, she has worked as a ‘Set Dresser’ in movie ‘London has Fallen’. Most recently, she was seen in Sushmita Sen starrer web series Aarya 2 as Maya Bishnoi.

Quick Bio

Real NameMaya Sarao
Nick NameMaya
ProfessionActress, Copywriter, Editor and Fashion Designer
Date of Birth30 July 1987 (34 Years as on Jan 2022)
Birth PlaceIndia
HeightIn Inches – 5.7″ (5 Feet 7 Inches)
In Metre – 1.70 m
In Centimetres – 170 Cms
WeightIn Kilograms – 46 Kgs
In Pounds – 101 lbs
Hair ColorBlack
Hair TypeStraight
Eye ColorDark Brown
Body or Figure Measurements (in Inches.)Breast /Bust – 34
Waist – 26
Hips – 33
Sexual OrientationStraight
Zodiac SignLeo
Current LocationMumbai, Maharastra
Languages KnownEnglish, Hindi and Urdu
SchoolTheatre and Movies School in London
CollegeElite College in India (Graduate)
Acting CourseTheatre and Movies School in London
TheatreDid Theatre Plays in London
Hobbies and Favorites StuffActing, Cooking, Gymming, Reading, Travelling and Watching Movies
Favorite SportCricket
Favorite ColorBlack
Food PreferenceNon-Vegetarian
Favorite Book‘Ka’ written by Roberto Calasso
Favorite PlaceBali

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Physical Stats and Appearance

Maya is 5 feet 7 inches tall and weighs around 46 kgs. She maintained her weight by regularly gymming and meditation. Appearance wise she looks fit and got a great physique. If we look her closely, you will notice her dark brown eyes, and recently she got a new haircut for web series ‘Aarya’. Also read Who is Vasuki Sunkavalli Punj? Know her Age, Career, Husband, Family, Net Worth

Family and Relatives

Her father is a fighter pilot and mother is a home maker. Apart from their names, we do not have much information about her mother as she never publicised her details over the internet.

Maya shares a great bond with her sister Amara Sarao and Grandfather.

Affairs and Dating Information

Maya has never publicly discussed about her past relationship. However, she did post one picture on Instagram with her boyfriend, which means she did date some one in the past. As of July 2022, she is single and unmarried.

Maya Sarao Picture with Boyfriend
Source – Maya’s Instagram

Debut and Career

In 2011, Maya Sarao made her debut on the big screen from hindi bollywood movie ‘Patiala House’, where she played the character called ‘Manmeet Kahlon‘. In 2020, Maya played an advocate ‘Netra Jaisingh‘ in Tapsee Pannu starrer movie ‘Thappad’. Her character was loved by the audience and critics both. Also read Alia Bhatt Age, Family, Boyfriend, Career, Education, Movies

maya sarao scene from movie thappad
Maya Sara Movie Scene from Thappad with Manav Kaul

Afterwards, Maya got her first web series ‘Aarya’, streamed on Disney Hotstar, where she played a prominent role of Sushmita Sen’s friend, named ‘Maya Bisnoi’. Later, she was also casted in ‘Aarya Season 2’ and most probably we will see her in upcoming seasons too.

Maya’s co-stars in Aarya 2 are Sushmita Sen, Sikander Kher, Vishwajeet Pradhan, Viren Vazirani, Akash Khurana, Ankur Bhatia, Dilnaz Irani, Charu Shanker, Virti Vaghani, Pratyaksh Panwar, Lavishka Gupta, Jayant kripalani, Vikas Kumar, Sugandha Garg, Sohaila Kapur, Geetanjali Kulkarni, Tariq Vasudeva, Shataf Figar and Shweta Pasricha. Also read Who is Sini Shetty? See her Bio, Age, Height, Family, Boyfriend, Career, Education

In 2022, Maya Sarao acted in Yami Gautam starrer movie ‘A Thursday’, directed by Behzad Khambata and Produced by Ronnie Screwvala. Other actors in ‘A Thursday’ in pivotal roles are Dimple Kapadia, Neha Dhupia and Atul Kulkarni.

Awards and Nominations

Although Maya was applauded for her role in movie ‘Thappad’ however she could not be a part of any nomination or won any awards till December 2021.

Maya Sarao as Lawyer in movie Thappad
Maya Sarao scene as an advocate from Movie ‘Thappad’

Other Achievements

Maya is more than an actor, she is talented and holds various interests across fashion, acting, baking, copyrighting and what not. She is jill of all trades, She helps Hajra Ahmed in designs for her leather business

She has also worked as a ‘Set Dresser’ in movie ‘London has Fallen’ in 2016.


Maya has got a tattoo inked on her back.

Maya Sarao Tattoo on her back
Maya Sarao Tattoos

Facts About Maya Sarao

  • Maya is a fitness freak. Yoga and Gymming are the first things she does in the morning.
  • She loves animals, most of the time you will see her playing with her pets. She has got dog and a cat.
  • She drinks alcohol occasionally.

Salary and Net Worth

Maya never talked about her episodic, sponsorship or acting fees on any online or offline platform, therefore it is difficult to say how much she is worth. Since she isn’t a main lead actress and does cameos, she wouldn’t be earning more than 50 Lakhs per year across sponsorships, commericals, web series and movies. Because it is quite natural that she doesn’t have work through out the year.

Social Media Accounts

We checked Maya on Facebook and Twitter but it seems she doesn’t use any of these social media platforms. However, she does use Instagram quite often.

Maya Sarao Instagram