Name- Marzi Pestonji
Date of Birth- 29 December 1987
Age- 34 years(as in 2021)
Religion- Parsi (Zoroastrian)
Mother- Name Not Known
Father- Name Not Known
Marital Status/Marriage- Married
Wife- Kashmira Pestonji
Height- 5’8 approx.
Net Worth- N/A
Marzi Pestonji Biography
If we start to count the talented dancers in India who can dance like magic then the list would go millions and billions. But many dancers don’t show the world what they got except in functions, parties or home with their friends and family. Every dancer is different from one another. They come in different shapes, size, or genre. Meaning dance is different for different people and the way they express their dance is also different. In India as well, we have so many amazing dancers you name it. One of the talented dancers we have is Marzi Pestonji. He is one of those dancers who just not perform but, live, eat, feel, breathe and even sleep dancing. Here I am going to share small Marzi Pestonji biography, his family details, facts and other related information about him for his die-hard fans.
Who is Marzi Pestonji?
Marzi Pestonji is a popular Indian dancer and choreographer who has judged dance reality shows like Dance India Dance along with Geeta Kapoor and Terence Lewis, Super Dancer and few others. He has performed at IKF Milpitas, CA along with of very much talented dancers of local group. Marzi Pestonji also known as “Master Marzi” is a popular Bollywood choreographer who have choreographed many Bollywood actors and actresses. He has been member of another popular dancer Shiamak Davar’s dance team and worked him for over 20 years. Marzi has choreographed lots of music videos for so many movies that the list just goes on and on.
Marzi Pestonji Family
He is a brilliant dancer and choreographer who was born in Mumbai, Maharashtra into a middle class Parsi family. He took dancing as a career since he was just a student in school and used to participate in all the school functions and events. His family supported his dream of becoming a choreographer whole-heartedly.
Marzi Pestonji Wife
He is married to choreographer and crew member Kashmira Pestonji. She was his friend whom he met in Shiamak Davar’s Dance Academy. Soon the friendship blossomed into love and the couple decided to tie the knot after dating for some time. This amazing couple is blessed with a cute daughter whom they adore and love like anything.
Marzi Pestonji Career
Marzi is a graduate from a private college in Mumbai. He has been interested in dancing since his childhood and have showed keen interest in learning dance ever since then. During his schooling itself, he enrolled in popular choreographer Shiamak Davar’s dance academy and gradually became an essential part of the academy and Shiamka’s team. Later he started working with Shiamak in Bollywood movies, music videos and other dance events as his assistant choreographer.
It was 2011 when he got attention and started becoming popular. In the same year, he appeared in dance reality show “Dance India Dance Doubles” and loved by people for his cute acts and conversation during the show. Ever since then his popularity grew and he judged many dancing shows like Nach Baliye Season 7 with Preity Zinta and writer Chetan Bhagat. In 2017, he judged Dance India Dance season 6 with choreographer Mudassar Khan. From that time to this time, he has established a strong place for himself in the dancing industry.
Facts About Marzi Pestonji
Have a look at some lesser-known facts about our very own Master Marzi:
- He is a big fan of Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan. Not many people know that he has watched Amit ji’s movie “Amar Akbar Anthony” for over 300 times.
- He loves travelling to different places and few of his favorite destinations are Vancouver, Greece, Athens, Dubai and Machu Pichu.
- Marzi is a college graduate but never wanted to get into the corporate field and that is why he decided to turn his hobby into profession.
- He and his wife Karishma has worked with Shiamak Davar for over 2 decades, which is a long long time.
- Shimak Davar’s is his biggest inspiration, friend and teacher with whom he has worked for over 20 years and still have no plans of parting ways with him. Now this is what we call friends for life.
There are thousands and thousands of amazing dancers in India and so making to the list of best dancing is not an easy task. But Marzi being the best of most of the dancers, on the mere basis of his dedication and talent for dance has successfully left an ever-lasting effect on the audience and continuing to do so.