Kiran Rao, born on 7th November at Bangalore in a Brahmin family, is an Indian director, producer and screen writer in Bollywood. She has completed her graduation from Sophia College for Women. She moved to Delhi to complete her post graduation.
Kiran Rao is married to actor Aamir khan and they have a baby boy- Azad Rao Khan. Kiran met Aamir Khan during the shooting of the film Lagaan, when she was the assistant director of Ashutosh Gowariker, She was also assistant director for the film Saathiya, Swades: We, the People and second assistant director to Mira Nair for the film Monsoon Wedding.
Kiran Rao also played a small role in the film Dil chahta hai and has scripted and directed the film Dhobi Ghat.
She was associated with films like Taare Zameen Par and Jaane Tu... Ya Jaane Na as the associate producer and was the producer of the films Peepli Live, Delhi Belly, Dhobi Ghat, Talaash and television show Satyamev Jayate for Aamir Khan Productions.