Sushant Singh Rajput wikiSushant Singh Rajput is an Indian television and Bollywood actor. He is best known for playing the role of Preet in Kis Desh Mein Hai Meraa Dil and Manav in Pavitra Rishta. He is also known for his dancing skills in shows like Zara Nachke Dikha and Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa. Bollywood newbie Sushant got success through his first film Kai Po Che and was then seen in Shuddh Desi Romance opposite Parineeti Chopra. Recently, he was seen in the movie PK alongwith Aamir Khan and Anushka Sharma. Now, he will be seen playing the roles in upcoming movies like Detective Byomkesh Bakshi, Paani and MS Dhoni - 'The Untold Story'.
BiographySushant Singh Rajput was born and brought up in the family of doctors and engineers. So he was expected to follow the family tradition by choosing a similar career. His mind set on his goal, he appeared in the All India Engineering Entrance Examination (AIEEE) 2003, passed it with flying colours and got enrolled in the Delhi College of Engineering in the Mechanical Engineering stream. He was the national Olympiad winner in Physics.
He cleared 11 national engineering exams, including the Indian School of Mines at Dhanbad, but wanted to stay in Delhi for Barry John's theatre and Shiamak Davar's dance classes. He was qualified for a scholarship and secured a rank of 7 at the All India Engineering Entrance Examination (AIEEE) 2003. He also tried for IIT entrance test. However later, he dropped out after a couple of years, to follow his dreams of joining the glamour industry.
Personal Profile DetailsName : Sushant Singh Rajput
Born : January 21, 1986
Age : 29 years
Height : 5'10"(approx)
Eye Color : Brown
Hair Color : Black
Education Qualification : Engineering
Dating : Ankita Lokhande (Television actress)
Place of Birth : Patna, India
Occupation : Actor, dancer
PKSushant was seen as Sarfraz Yousuf in Rajkumar Hirani's film PK. He was seen alongwith Aamir Khan and Anushka Sharma. PK is an Indian comedy-drama film which has released on 19 December, 2014.
Detective Byomkesh BakshiSushant will be seen as Byomkesh Bakshi in Yash Raj Films upcoming movie Detective Byomkesh Bakshi. The film is based on the detective character Byomkesh Bakshi created by writer Sharadindu Bandyopadhyay. The film also stars Anand Tiwari and Swastika Mukherjee in principal roles. Sushant will solve mysteries and find the missing clues. Sushant learned the history to essay the role of Byomkesh Bakshi. With the release of the motion poster, there is a lot of curiosity about his look and character in the film. The movie is based on a character which was created by the Bengali writer Sharadindu Bandyopadhyay. The film is set to release on April 10th 2015.
In MS Dhoni - The Untold StoryMS Dhoni - The Untold Story is a Biopic film directed by the A Wednesday fame Neeraj Pandey. The movie is going to be on the name of Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni. Sushant Singh Rajput will be seen playing the legendary Indian cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni in this biopic.
PaaniPaani is an upcoming Indian film directed by Shekhar Kapur. Paani is a futuristic love story based on Romeo and Juliet starring Sushant Singh Rajput in the lead.
FamilyStylist Sushant was born on January 21, 1986 in Patna, to the Rajput family. He is the youngest of all four elder sisters. A tragedy struck in 2002, when his beloved mother passed away, he was at the age of 16.
Girlfriend/Love LifeYoung and dashing actor Sushant Singh Rajput is dating Ankita Lokhande, who became a household name after portraying Archana in Zee TV's Pavitra Rishta. Both met first on the sets of Zee TV's Pavitra Rishta and then fell in love with each other. Today Sushant has taken the road to Bollywood while Ankita is standing as his driving force in television.
MarriageAccording to the sources, Sushant Singh Rajput and Ankita Lokhande who has been living together for the past five years have reportedly tied the knot in a hush hush ceremony in Ujjain. If rumours had to be believed, when Ankita told her family of her decision to move in with Sushant, they disapproved, and owing to family pressure, the two got married in Ujjain and later moved to Mumbai.
In Krishnamma Kalipindi Iddarini's Hindi RemakeDirector Chandru's Upcoming Telugu romantic-drama 'Krishnamma Kalipindi Iddarini' will soon be remade in Bollywood. Discussions are currently underway for the movie's casting. Actor Sushant Singh Rajput is likely to play the lead in the remake.
In Homi Adajnai's NextThe popular TV actor Sushant Singh Rajput will be seen in Homi Adajnai's next project along with gorgeous actress Alia Bhatt. The film could be a dark love story.
Sister MituSushant Singh Rajput, a cricketing coach in Kai Po Che modelled his character and his performance on his sister Mitu Singh, a state-level cricket player. He says , "I haven't told this to anyone. But it was my sister who inspired my character. I've played a male version of Mitu didi. She was a state-level cricketer and as hot-headed and impulsive as my character Ishaan. It was my sister Mitu I was looking at in the script. The first person I wanted to know about my role-model was my sister. Didi told me, "Arrey, tune toh mujhe daal diya apne kirdaar mein," it was my moment of greatest victory." he said emotionally.
"The new Heartthrob"The latest cover of 'Femina' magazine features the new heartthrobs of B-town, Aditya Roy Kapoor, Sushant Singh Rajput and Arjun Kapoor. Dressed in shades of blue, the three actors talk about their experience in Bollywood so far. Considering the readership of the magazine is mostly women, we think 'Femina' made the right decision to feature the three on its cover.
Interesting FactsSushant Singh Rajput has rose to high with a line of films. He became the dreamboat of Bollywood. Sushant Singh Rajput facts
Latest newsSushant Singh Rajput is all set to feature opposite cute actress Alia Bhatt with director, Homi Adajania. The film is said to be an epic love story in Hindi. This will be the first time that Alia will be paired opposite Sushant and this makes for an interesting watch.
Achievements and Awards1. In 2009, Best Jodi with Ankita Lokhande at Zee Rishtey
2. In 2010, Best Actor (Male) at KalaKaar
3. In 2010, Best Actor (Male) at Zee Gold
4. In 2010, Best Actor (Male) at Indian Television Academy
5. In 2010, Best Actor (Male) at Xplore International
6. In 2010, Most Popular Face (Male) at Zee Rishtey
7. In 2010, Best Jodi with Ankita Lokhande at Zee Rishtey
8. In 2010, Big Star Television Actor (Male) at Big Star Entertainment
9. In 2011, Favorite Popular Television Actor (Male) at Lions Gold
10. In 2011, Best Television Actor (Male) at The Global Film and Television Honors
11. In 2011, Best Television Actor (Male) at FICCI Frames Excellence
12. 2011 Best Actor (Male) at Zee Gold