Sushant Singh Rajput
Sushant Singh Rajput is an actor, dancer, and philanthropist who starts his career life with television serials and now he is star actor of Bollywood. Along with the actor, he is an entrepreneur. His debut film in Bollywood is Kai Po Che! in 2013 and also nominated for the Filmfare award for Best Male Debut but he won the Screen Award for Best Male Debut in 2014.
Name: Sushant Singh Rajput
Occupation: Actor, Dancer, and Philanthropist
Date of Birth: 21 January 1986
Father Name: K.K. Singh
Mother Name: Name Not Known
Relatives: Mitu Singh (elder sister) and 3 elder sister
Marital Status: Unmarried
Sushant Singh Rajput was born on 21 January 1986, Patna, India. He is also known by his nickname Guddu and his eye color is Dark Brown. His Zodiac sign is Aquarius. Before coming to the Indian Hindi Cinema, he worked in two television shows Kis Desh Mein Hai Meraa Dil (2008) as Preet Juneja which telecast on Star Plus and Pavitra Rishta as Manav Deshmukh on Zee TV. During the time when he was learning dance, he selected as a group background dancer at the 51st Filmfare Awards. In 2006, he has performed in the opening ceremony of the 2006 Commonwealth Games in Australia.
Caste, Family, and Relations
Sushant Belong to Rajput Family where his father K.K. Singh is a retired government officer and his mother did in 2002 due to brain hemorrhage. he has 4 elder sister and Mitu Singh is from one of them who is State Level Cricketer. He was in relationship with an actress Ankita Lokhande for 6 years. Both appeared on the television show Pavitra Rishta. According to the rumored, he was dating Kiriti Sanon during the film Raabta.
Sushant Singh completes his schooling life with St. Karen’s High School, Patna and Kulachi Hansraj Model School, New Delhi. He cleared the DCE Entrance exam with the seventh rank and take admission in Mechanical Engineering stream in Delhi College of Engineering. He was a National Olympiad Winner in Physics. But along with studies, he also participates in theatre and dance and because of this, he couldn’t be focusing on study properly. So, he decided to drop the college life and go with our acting career. After completed 3 years of college, he dropped out of college in the last year of engineering and get forward to pursue his dream. He shifted to Mumbai to build a career in acting and he gets a chance to give audition for TV serial show Kis Desh Mein Hai Meraa Dil. He selected in audition and get the role of Preet Juneja in Kis Desh Mein Hai Meraa Dil. In 2009, he gets another show Pavitra Rishta in which he played the role of Manav Deshmukh and he quit this show in 2011. He also won three television awards for the best male actor and most popular actor. In 2010, he joined two dance reality shows Zara Nachke Dikha and Jhalak Dikhla Jaa 4.
In 2013, He debuts with Abhishek Kapoor’s Kai Po Che in the Bollywood industry along with Rajkumar Rao and Amit Sadh. This film was a commercial success at Box Office. After this, he gets the lead role in Maneesh Sharma’s film Shuddh Desi Romance along with Parineeti Chopra and Vaani Kapoor which is produced by Yash Raj Film. He appeared in Rajkumar Hirani’s PK in 2014 opposite Aamir Khan and Anushka Sharma. This film has the biggest hit at Box Office. In 2015, he appeared in Detective Byomkesh Bakshy. In 2016, he appeared M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story film which is based on the cricketer Mahendra Singh Dhoni and he played of MS Dhoni in this movie along with Kiara Advani and Disha Patani. This movie has super hit and collected 216 crores INR at Box Office. Due to this movie, He was first time nominated for the Filmfare awards for Best Actor. He appeared in several movies such as Raabta(2017), Kedarnath(2018), Sonchiriya(2019), Drive(2019). In 2019, he appeared in Chhichhore film along with Shraddha Kapoor. This movie has commercial success at Box Office.
Some Interesting Facts
Favourite Colors: Black
Favourite Dishes: Pani Puri, Rajmah Chawal, Chicken, Lobsters, Aloo Paranthas, Prawns.
Favourite Beverages: Lime Juice and Tea with extra sugar
Favourite Bollywood Actors: Shah Rukh Khan, Ryan Gosling, James Dean, Keanu Reeves, Daniel Day-Lewis.
Favourite Actress: Jennifer Lawrence, Tabu, Isha Sherwani
Favourite Director: Rajkumar Hirani, Sanjay Leela Bhansali, and Anand Gandhi
Favourite Sport: Tennis
Favourite Cricketer: Sourav Ganguly
Favourite Destination: New Zealand, Norway
Per Movie Charge: 5-6 Crore INR (approx)