Everything You Need To Know About Alaya Furniturewala

Everything You Need To Know About Alaya Furniturewala
NameAlaya Ebrahim Furniturewala
ProfessionActress, Model
Date Of Birth28 November 1997
BirthplaceMumbai, Maharashtra
Age24 Years (2022)
EducationDiploma in Acting
SchoolJamnabai Narsee School, Mumbai
CollegeUniversity- New York University (Dropped out), New York Film Academy


Alaya Furniturewala is an Indian model and actress who has recently stepped into the Bollywood film industry. The budding actress has bagged one bollywood movie named Jawani Janeman opposite the superstar Saif Ali Khan. Alaya Furniturewala is still finding her way in Bollywood to become the star she desires.

Personal Details

Alaya F was born to Farhan Ebrahim Furniturewala and Pooja Bedi on 28th November, 1997 in Mumbai, Maharashtra. Her mother is also an actress. Hence she gets her acting talent from Pooja Bedi. Alaya Furniturewala made her way in Bollywood for the first time in 2020 with the film Jawani Janeman starring opposite the Nawab of Bollywood, Saif Ali Khan.

Alaya Furniturewala has completed a Diploma in Acting from the New York Film Academy. She studied in the school named Jamnabai Narsee School of Mumbai and was later admitted in New York University for her further education. But soon she realised her interest was more in acting and modeling which is why she dropped out from the same and completed her diploma in acting.

Early Life and Career

Talking about the early life of Alaya, her father Farhan Furniturewala who is the MD of Furniturewalla, does not live with them. Her mother Pooja Bedi and Farhan Furniturewala separated in 2003 when Alaya was 6 years old. Alaya was majorly raised by her mother as after the separation, Pooja Bedi got custody of her children. Alaya also has a younger brother who lives with her and Pooja Bedi.

Since childhood Alaya Furniturewala was passionate about acting and drama. Hence she pursued a diploma course in acting. As soon as she completed the course, she started her career as a model. She first acquired major limelight when she was featured in reality show Maa Exchange on Sony Entertainment Television with her mother Pooja Bedi. And that was when later she got an offer of her first bollywood film Jawani Janeman. The movie belonged to the comedy genre. After the release of the film, Alaya was highly praised for her acting skills by critics as well as the audience. Later she also signed three more films which are still under making.

Father’s name- Farhan Ebrahim Furniturewala

Mother’s Name- Pooja Bedi

Religion- Muslim

Brother(s)- Omar Furniturewala

Sister(s)- None

Other relatives- Grandfather (Maternal): Kabir Bedi

Grandmother(Maternal): Protima Bedi

Residence- Mumbai, Maharashtra

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Lifestyle and Likes

Alaya Furniturewala lives a modern life. She mostly wears modern clothes and is non vegetarian as per her eating habits. Alaya does not consume alcohol and does not smoke cigarettes. You can follow her on instagram by the instagram ID @alaya.f

Talking about the physical appearance of Pooja Bedi’s daughter, Alaya, she has a wheatish skin color. The color of her eyes as well as hair is black. She weighs around 56 kgs and has a height of 5’6’’. Her body measurements are 32, 26, 32.


Alaya Furniturewala was born and brought up in Mumbai. She is a dropout from New York University as she discovered her passion for acting and modeling. Alaya is a marvelous scriptwriter apart from being an actress. She was once featured on the cover of Femina along with her mother Pooja Bedi. Alaya has done one film Jawani Janeman and has also signed three more bollywood movies. She is a professionally trained contemporary and kathak dancer.

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