Zaira Wasim (born in 23 October 2000) is an Indian film teen actress. She made her acting debut with the biographical sports drama Dangal (2016) and followed with a starring role in the musical drama Secret Superstar (2017), both of which rank among the highest-grossing Indian films of all time. The former ranks among the highest-grossing films in China and the latter is the highest-grossing Indian film featuring a female protagonist of all time. Wasim's acclaimed portrayal of an Indian sportswoman Geeta Phogat in the former won her the National Film Award for Best Supporting Actress and a headstrong aspiring singer in the latter won her the Filmfare Critics Award for Best Actress. She was honoured with National Child Award for Exceptional Achievement by Ram Nath Kovind, the President of India at a ceremony in New Delhi.