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Sooraj Pancholi Wiki and Biography

Sooraj Pancholi is an upcoming Indian film star, who is soon to be launched in Bollywood. He was born on 5 July 1990 in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh. He has been launched in superstar Salman Khan's upcoming home production "Hero". Sweet girl Athiya Shetty, who is the daughter of Sunil Shetty is debuting as female lead in the film.

He has learned acting skills, dancing as well as martial arts. He has also assisted Sanjay Leela Bhansali in Guzaarish and Kabir Khan in Ek Tha Tiger.


Personal Profile Details

Name : Sooraj Pancholi

Born on : 05 July 1990

Real Age : 25 years

Height : 5'8" Approx

Father's Name : Aditya Pancholi

Mother's Name : Zarina Wahab

Occupation : Actor

Sister : Sana Pancholi

Hobbies : Dance and Martial Arts

Sooraj Pancholi

In Hero

Sooraj Pancholi is all set to make his debut in Bollywood with 'Hero' which is remake of 'Hero'(1983) directed by Nikhil Advani also starring Athiya Shetty as female lead. The movie is scheduled to release on September 11, 2015. The trailer of the flick was launched by Salman Khan, filmmaker Subhash Ghai, and director Nikhil Advani where Sooraj got emotional. About Athiya, he said, "Athiya is the biggest support in the entire film industry... Because of her I am looking like a hero in the film."



Jiah Khan, late Bollywood actress who committed suicide, was in a relationship with Sooraj Pancholi. Jiah's mother Rabia had alleged that Sooraj should be probed for the death. But Sooraj said, "Had I been guilty, then deep inside I would have been broken. But I know what the scenario was and I know that I am not guilty. That is what pulled me through." Sooraj is very much single and not ready to get into relationship.


Sooraj Pancholi was born and brought into a filmy family. His father, Aditya Pancholi is a film actor and mother, Zarina Wahab is also an actress who works in both television and films. At the age of 14, Sooraj left his parents home to stay with his grandparents. After they passed away, he has seen his own livelihood. He is a big fan of his mother Zarina Wahab's work especially in Chit Chor and Gharoanda. He is very much close to his sister Sana Pancholi.


Sooraj Pancholi and Tiger Shroff

The friendship has burgeoned between the two biggest rival debutants, Sooraj Pancholi and Jackie and Ayesha Shroff's son Tiger Shroff. He and Tiger have become close friends and allies, so much so that he has borrowed Tiger's gym trainer to help get the right body tone for his action sequences. They sometimes train and work-out together.


Latest buzz

*** Sooraj Pancholi Interview

*** Sooraj Pancholi's upcoming debut movie