Bhavna Vaswani Biography
|Height:||5 Feet 10 Inch|
|Birth Name||Bhavna Vaswani Shyamalan|
|Birth Place/City||Mahe, Pondicherry, India|
|Profession||Psychologist and Social Worker|
|Net Worth||$2.5 million|
|Married to||M. Night Shyamalan|
Bhavna Vaswani is an Indian-American psychologist as well as a social worker of Ugandan British descent. She is famous for being the wife of an American actor as well as a filmmaker, M. Night Shyamalan. Her partner is an American filmmaker, actor, and philanthropist, who is widely known for appearing in the movies like Lady in the Water, Signs, Unbreakable, The Sixth Sense, Glass, and others.
Born in India And Holds Asian Ethnicity
Bhavna Vaswani was born in India. She is of Ugandan-British descent. She moved to Uganda, where she spent some years of her childhood days. While her family was in Uganda with some other Asian families, they were expelled from there during the regime of Idi Amin.
Later on, she relocated to Hong Kong, where she joined the local school. She has three siblings: two sisters and a brother.
She moved to America along with her parents at the age of 17 due to her father's business. Vaswani completed her graduation from New York University. She later completed PH. D in Clinical Psychology from Bryn Mawr College.
Just after the completion of Ph.D. in clinical developmental psychology, Bhavna Vaswani started working in a local clinic in Philadelphia as a therapist where she counseled sexual abuse victims.
In 2001, Bhavna and her husband founded the M. Night Shyamalan Foundation, which helps the people facing hardship created by poverty and social, racial injustice. The foundation mainly focuses on under-developed countries in Asia, Africa, and North America.
Her Husband’s Profession
As mentioned above, Shyamalan is a famous American actor and filmmaker who has been actively working in the entertainment industry for over two decades. Till date, he has directed fourteen movies.
The actor started his professional career in the 1990s making his directorial debut with Praying with Anger in 1992. He has appeared in movies like Split, The Sixth Sense, Signs, Lady in the Water, The Last Airbender, Unbreakable, The Happening, among others.
Similarly, he has also worked in television series like Entourage, This Is Us, and Servant. He has directed, written, and produced Praying with Anger, The Village, The Happening, Signs, Lady in the Water, Old, Glass, The Visit, After Earth, among others.
Estimated Net Worth Of $2.5 Million
Bhavna Vaswani, who has been working as a psychologist and a social worker, has accumulated a net worth of around $2.5 million, as of 2021.
On the other hand, her husband M. Night Shyamalan has an alluring net worth of around $50 million, according to Celebrity Net Worth.
The filmmaker owns a luxurious house in Pennsylvania. He also had a house in Manhattan which he sold for $9.5 million in 2012.
Wife of Filmmaker M. Night Shyamalan
Bhavna Vaswani is living a happy married life with her husband M. Night Shyamalan. Her husband is an American actor as well as a filmmaker. The pair exchanged wedding vows in 1993 after a long-time relationship.
As per some sources, the pair started dating since their college days, however, the actual date is missing. The couple has shared three daughters: Saleka Shyamalan, Ishani Shyamalan, and Shivani Shyamalan together.
Age and Height
- Height: Bhavna has a tall height of 5 feet, 9 inches(1.76m).
- Since the early age of 14, Bhavna Vaswani wanted to become a therapist.