Boman Irani How A Shy Dyslexic Kid Became A Star

How A Shy Dyslexic Kid Became A Star Boman Irani
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(Last Updated On: July 16, 2018)

Who is Boman Irani?

Boman Irani is an Indian film and theatre actor, voice artist and photographer of Irani descent.

He is well-known for his comedic and villain roles in Bollywood films.

Some of his famous films are  Don, Munna Bhai MBBS, 3 Idiots, Happy New Year, PK and Dilwale.

“When I was child, I never spoke. Teacher used to write remarks on my note book. My mom sent me to a trainer. I started talking, and it gave me confidence.” Boman Irani

Boman Irani – Early life 

  • Born on 2 December 1959, in Mumbai.
  • Finished his schooling in St. Mary’s School, Mumbai.
  • He was dyslexic and had ADHD and had a lisp.
  • Studied a 2-year waiter course at Mithibai College in Mumbai.
  • After his polytechnic diploma course, he joined the Taj Mahal Palace & Tower and worked there as a waiter and in room service.
  • Got promoted and worked as a waiter at the rooftop French restaurant, Rendezvous.
Fear is one thing that can ruin everything. It's the greatest problem. Boman Irani Click To Tweet

Boman Irani – Success Story

Boman Irani faced several failures in his early life and stared out late as an actor.

But he never gave up his passion and determination to work hard.

In all the jobs he has done, he perfected them and excelled.

His acting passion started since his early days and talks about how his mother urged him to watch one movie many times and analyse it from different perspectives.

In his childhood, he had a speech problem and had mocked at, which made him a reticent kid.

But, overcoming all his struggles, he became a famous photographer before he forayed into acting.

Since then, he has entertained the masses with appreciated roles in movies such as Munnabhai M.B.B.S, Lage raho Munna Bhai, 3 Idiots, Khosla ka Ghosla, etc.

Boman Irani believes that passion drives everyone to excel.

One can understand a person by the way he removes his wallet and puts his hand to take out money. Boman Irani Click To Tweet


How A Shy Dyslexic Kid Became A Bollywood Star?

A well known and acclaimed Bollywood actor, Boman Irani shares his tumultuous life journey from being a waiter to an actor.

Watch his inspiring talk about his journey to success.


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