Sushant Singh Rajput Biography, Age, Body Measurements, Family, First Movie
Who is Sushant Singh Rajput?
Born on 21 January 1986 (Age 34 years), Sushant Singh Rajput was a self-made talented Bollywood actor. He was not only a great actor but also a great human being. He started his career with television series and became a superstar of the Bollywood film industry. Shushant gave many blockbusters and hit movies to the industry.
However, Sushant is no more with us, but his memories always remain alive in our hearts.
Sushant Singh Rajput Biography
Rajput was born at Maldiha village, Purnia (Bihar). Among the five siblings, he was the youngest. Since childhood, Sushant was a bright student. Mr. Rajput moved to Delhi along with his family after completing the 10th board from St. Karen’s High School, Patna in 2000. Two years later his mother passed away.
After completion of his 12th standard from Kulachi Hansraj Model School, Delhi, he pursued mechanical engineering from Delhi College of engineering.
During his college days, he got fascinated by acting and theatre and decided to become an actor. Therefore he joined Barry John‘s theatre and Shiyamak Davar‘s dance academy to improve his acting and dancing skills. In the middle of his studies, he flew to Mumbai to live his dream.
Breakthrough & Achievements
After struggling a lot, Rajput got his first break in the television series Kis Desh Me Hai Mera Dil in 2008. He played the character of Preet Juneja. From this series, he started gaining, some recognition.
In 2009 he auditioned for the television series Pavitra Rishta and get selected for the lead role. He played the character of Manav Deshmukh. This character made him very popular across India.
He also participated in two television reality shows Jara NachKe Dikha 2 and Jhalak Dikhla Ja 4.
The year 2013 was very lucy for Mr. Rajput as he got his first break in Bollywood cinema in Abhishek Kapoor‘s directed movie Kai Po Che!. His acting was much appreciated by the audience.
In the same year, he appeared in Sudh Desi Romance opposite Pareeneeti Chopra and Vaani Kapoor.
Inspired by his acting, Rajkumar Hirani signed him for PK (2014), Which was the biggest blockbuster of the year.
In 2017, he appeared in M. S. Dhoni: the untold story which proved to be a breakthrough for his film career. He won the Screen Award for the best actor. His performance in the movie established him as one of the finest actors in Bollywood. His other successful movies are Kedarnath, Chhichhore, and Dil Bechara.
|Real Name||Sushant Singh Rajput|
|Date of Birth||21 January 1986|
|Birth Place||Maldiha, Purnia, Bihar|
|Death||June 14, 2020|
|School||St. Karen’s High School, Patna (10th),|
Kulachi Hansraj Model School (12th)
|College/University||Delhi College of Engineering|
|Education Qualifications||Intermediate (12th Standard)|
|Hobbies||Reading, Dancing, Playing video games, Gazing at stars|
|Height||5 Feet 10 Inches (177.8 cm)|
|Eye Colour||Dark Brown|
Sushant Singh Rajput Family
Krishna Kumar Singh.
He was an employee at Bihar State Handloom & Handicrafts Corporation in Patna.
She was a housewife and died in 2002.
Meetu Singh, Priyanka Singh, Rani Singh, Shweta Singh (from left)
Sushant Singh Rajput First Movie
|Cast||Sushant Singh Rajput, Rajkumar Rao, Amit Sadh, Amrita Puri, Manav Kaul, Asif Basra|
|Writer||Chetan Bhagat, Abhishek Kapoor|
|Music Director||Amit Trivedi|
Sushant made his film career debut in the movie Kai Po Che! in 2013. It was based on the novel 3 Mistakes Of My Life by Chetan Bhagat. The story revolves around three best friends. Their friendship falls apart when some tragedies take place.
|Cast||Sushant Singh Rajput, Sanjana Sanghi, Saif Ali Khan, Swastika Mukherjee, Sahil Vaid|
|Music Director||A. R. Rahman|
Unfortunately, Sushant Singh Rajput‘s last appearance for the movie was “Dil Bechara“. According to the source, it’s a history in Indian cinema that the movie collected Rs. 2000 crores in its opening day as it was watched by over 95 million audiences in merely 24 hours across the world on the OTT platform Indiatoday. However, we are fortunate enough to dove into a drop of talent of an ocean.
Net worth, Salary, House, Car Collection
|Net Worth||155 crores (INR)|
|Salary||5 – 6 crores per movie (INR)|
|Brand Endorsement||1 crore (INR)|
|House||Bandra Kurla Complex (Rented 2 L)|
Maserati Quattroporte (1.73 crores),
Range Rover (58 L)
BMW K 1300 R (21 L)
Affairs / Girlfriends
They met on the set of Pavitra Rishta. After being in a long relationship for about 6 years, they broke up.
Before the death of Sushant on 14 June 2020, they were in a relationship for about 2 years.
It was said that they met on the set of Raabta and started dating each other. Later they denied all the rumors.
|Sara Ali Khan|
It was rumored that they were dating after meeting on the set of Kedarnath.
|Actor||Shahrukh Khan, James Dean, Keanu Reeves, Daniel Day-Lewis, Ryan Gosling|
|Actress||Isha Sherwani, Jennifer Lawrence, Tabu|
|Movie||DDLJ (1995), Payaasa (1957)|
|Food||Rajma Chawal, Chicken, Pani Puri, Prawns, Lobsters, Aloo Parantha|
|Holiday Destination||Norway, New Zealand|
- Sushant had bought a piece of lunar land on the moon which he often used to see with his highly advanced telescope. Timesofindia
- His first wish was to become a pilot.
- He was a trained martial art macho man which he learned from Allan Amin and assisted Mohit Suri in Raaz 2. India
- He was the winner of the National Olympiad in Physics. He reportedly secured the 7th rank in an All India Engineering Entrance Examination (AIEEE) in 2003. Timesofindia
- His sisters Mitu Singh was a state-level cricket player. Hindustantimes
- Before starting his film career he was a background dancer and performed at the Commonwealth Games (Melbourne) closing ceremony in 2006 with Aishwarya Rai Bachchan. Timesofindia
- He did theatre in Nadira Babbar‘s theatre group for two and a half years.
- In his struggling days, he used to take home tuitions to get by.
- He rejected five movies before signing Kai Po Che!.
- He donated 1 crore in the CM relief fund in Kerala floods and 1.25 crores in Nagaland floods.
- Shushan was pursuing filmmaking studies in California but left it when he was offered, Kai Po Che!.
- He was one of the biggest fans of Saurav Ganguly.
- The movie “Romeo Akbar Walter” was first offered to Sushant.
- His death sparked a debate over nepotism. In his support, Tiger Shroff said that “though star kids have an advantage over outsiders, they have added pressure as well to sustain in the industry“. Republicworld
- Dil Bechara co-star Sanjana Sanghi accused him of sexual harassment in 2018 when both are shooting for the movie.
- While Sushant was returning home after a long drive in Mumbai, he was chased by his fans, instead of accepting greetings, filled with anger he abused them.
- He directly involved in a fight with Suraj Pancholi during an award function. As a result, he was banned from working with big banners. This is because Suraj is a member of Salman Khan’s fan club.
- It was rumored that he married secretly with Ankita Lokhande due to their family pressures and was in a live-in relationship for a long time.
On 14th June 2020, the whole country was shocked by the news of Sushant’s death. He committed suicide by hanging himself. Long-term depression is said to be the reason behind his decease.
Sushant Singh Rajput Movies List
|Kai Po Che! (2013)||Director: Abhishek Kapoor|
Co-Stars: Rajkumar Rao, Amit Sadh, Amrita Puri, Manav Kaul, Asif Basra
Writer: Chetan Bhagat, Abhishek Kapoor
|Shuddh Desi Romance (2013)||Director: Maneesh Sharma|
Co-Stars: Parineeti Chopra, Vaani Kapoor, Rishi Kapoor
Writer: Jaideep Shani
|PK (2014)||Director: Rajkumar Hirani|
Co-Stars: Amir Khan, Anushka Sharma, Sanjay Dutt, Saurabh Shukla
Writer: Rajkumar Hirani, Abhijat Joshi
|Detective Byomkesh Bakshy! (2015)||Director: Dibakar Banerjee|
Co-Stars: Swastika Mukherjee, Divya Menon, Anand Tiwari, Neeraj Kabi
Writer: Sharadindu Bandyopadhyay
|M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story (2016)||Director: Neeraj Pandey|
Co-Stars: Disha Patani, Kiara Advani, Anupam Kher, Bhumika Chawla, Rajesh Sharma, Kumud Mishra
Writer: Dilip Jha, Neeraj Pandey
|Raabta (2017)||Director: Dinesh Vijan|
Co-Stars: Kriti Sanon, Rajkummar Rao, Jim Sarbh, Varun Sharma
|Kedarnath (2018)||Director: Abhishek Kapoor|
Co-Stars: Sara Ali Khan, Nishant Dahiya, Nitish Bhardwaj, Alka Amin
Writer: Kanika Dhillon, Abhishek Kapoor
|Sonchiriya (2019)||Director: Abhishek Chaubey|
Co-Stars: Manoj Bajpai, Bhumi Pednekar, Ranvir Shorey, Ashutosh Rana
Writer: Abhishek Chaubey, Sudip Sharma
|Chhichhore (2019)||Director: Nitesh Tiwari|
Co-Stars: Shraddha Kapoor, Varun Sharma, Tahir Bashin, Prateik Babbar
Writer: Piyush Gupta, Nitesh Tiwari
|Drive (2019)||Director: Tarun Mansukhani|
Co-Stars: Jacqueline Fernandez, Pankaj Tripathi, Sapna Pabbi, Boman Irani, Vikramjeet Virk
Writer: Tarun Mansukhani
|Dil Bechara (2020)||Director: Mukesh Chhabra|
Co-Stars: Sanjana Sanghi, Saif Ali Khan, Swastika Mukherjee, Shahil Vaid
Writer: Shashank Khaitan
Apart from the movie list of Sushant Singh Rajput mentioned above, he also seen in the movie Welcome to New York (2018) as a guest appearance.
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