Ira Dubey Wiki, Height, Age, Husband, Family, Biography & More

Ira Dubey


Ira Dubey is an Indian actress and producer. She primarily works in the Hindi theatre, film, and television industries. She is known for playing the role of Pinky Bose in the Hindi romantic comedy-drama film ‘Aisha’ starring Sonam Kapoor.


Ira Dubey was born on Wednesday, 1 August 1984 (age 39 years; as of 2023) in Delhi, India. Her zodiac sign is Leo.

A childhood image of Ira Dubey with her mother

She attended The Cathedral & John Connon School in Mumbai. She did her graduation at St. Xavier’s College in Mumbai. Later, she pursued a course in filmmaking at Yale University in Connecticut, USA. She did acting training at Barry John Acting Studio. At Yale, she received training in various aspects of acting, including speech and movement development, Shakespearean works, the Meisner technique, and the Michael Chekhov acting method, among others.

Physical Appearance

Height (approx.): 5′ 4″

Hair Colour: Black

Eye Colour: Black


Parents & Siblings

Her father, Ravi Dubey, former senior vice president of corporate communications at the Tata Group, passed away in 2015 after battling pancreatic cancer. Her mother, Lillete Dubey, is an Indian actress. Her sister, Neha Dubey, is also an actress and a psychoanalytic psychotherapist.

Lillete Dubey with her husband Ravi Dubey

Ira Dubey with her mother and sister


She is unmarried.



Ira started performing at the age of six and pursued a career in both film and theatre. She participated in more than ten productions at Yale, showcasing her talent in plays such as ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream,’ ‘Othello,’ ‘The House of Bernarda Alba,’ and ‘Beckett’s Shorts.’ In September 2014, Ira embarked on a tour performing Heath Raffo’s solo play ‘9 Parts of Desire,’ directed by Lillete Dubey. Later, she appeared in Tennessee Williams’ ‘Glass Menagerie,’ and portrayed Portia in William Shakespeare’s ‘Merchant of Venice.’ In 2016, Ira was cast as Nora in Henrik Ibsen’s ‘A Doll’s House.’

Ira Dubey while performing in the theatrical production ‘A Doll’s House’


In 2000, she played the role of Kavita in Zee TV’s show ‘Apna Apna Style.’


She made her film debut by playing a minor role in the 2007 Hindi-English romantic musical comedy film ‘Marigold,’ featuring Salman Khan and Ali Larter. Later, she appeared in the 2009 satirical mockumentary ‘The President is Coming,’ alongside Konkona Sen Sharma and Shernaz Patel. She rose to fame by playing the role of Pinky Bose, the stylish best friend of Aisha Kapoor (played by Sonam Kapoor), in the Hindi film Aisha (2010).

Ira Dubey with Sonam Kapoor in a still from the 2010 Hindi film ‘Aisha’

In 2014, she appeared in ‘M Cream,’ a Hindi film that premiered at the Rhode Island International Film Festival and eventually won the Grand Prize for Best Feature Film.

Ira Dubey in a still from the 2014 film ‘M Cream’

In 2015, she appeared as Ananya Saikai, an Assamese woman, in the Hindi drama film ‘Aisa Yeh Jahaan’ opposite the Indian music band Euphoria’s frontman Palash Sen. In 2016, she played a supporting role in Gauri Shinde’s comedy-drama ‘Dear Zindagi,’ starring Alia Bhatt and Shah Rukh Khan in lead roles.

Web Series

She appeared as Rima/Rosie in ZEE5’s 2019 web series ‘Parchhayee – Ghost Stories by Ruskin Bond.’ In 2022, she played the role of Akanksha Shastri in the Hindi comedy-drama web series ‘Potluck.’

Poster of the 2022 Hindi web series ‘Potluck’


She received Best Actress Award for the 2015 Hindi film ‘Aisa Yeh Jahaan’ at the 3rd Indian Cine International Film Festival.


She has got a tattoo inked on her back.

Ira Dubey’s tattoo on her back

She has got the ‘Om’ symbol inked on her nape.

Ira Dubey’s tattoo on her nape

She has a sun tattoo inked on her left hand’s wrist.

Ira Dubey’s tattoo on her left hand’s wrist


  • Film(s): ABCD 2 (2015), The Japanese Wife (2010)
  • Perfumes: Chanel’s Coco Mademoiselle, Jean Paul Gaultier Classique


  • She is an animal lover.

    Ira Dubey with her pet dogs

  • She has a 150-year-old French perfume called ‘Fragonard,’ which was gifted by her father.
  • She follows a non-vegetarian diet.

    Ira Dubey’s Instagram post about cooking prawns

  • She is often spotted consuming alcohol in public.

    Ira Dubey enjoying alcohol