Sidharth Malhotra WikiSidharth Malhotra is an Indian model-turned-actor who acts in Bollywood. He came into limelight with Karan Johar's movie Student of the year along with Alia Bhatt and Varun Dhawan. Recently, he was seen in Mohit Suri's Ek Villain alongwith actress Shraddha Kapoor. He was appreciated a lot by the viewers and was also critically acclaimed for the unconventional role of Guru he played in the movie. He will also star in the Bollywood remake of French hit 'Priceless', which will be directed by Tarun Mansukhani opposite Anushka Sharma and in Vikramaditya Motwane's Bhavesh Joshi.
BiographyThe handsome hunk Sidharth was born on January 16' 1985 to Sunil Malhotra and Rimma Malhotra in Surat, Gujarat. His family moved to Mumbai when he was 8 years old. He is the only child of his parents and belongs to an educated family. His father is a doctor and mother is a school principal. Sidharth chose modeling as a career at the age of 16 and then left modeling industry to become an actor.
Education/SchoolSidharth Malhotra studied in Don Bosco till class XI and later shifted to Naval Public which was a Co-ed and he was very excited to sit among girls as classmates. He started to pursue his graduation degree in B.Com from Bhagat Singh College, Delhi University and along with that started with modelling.
CareerSidharth began his career in the glam world at the age of 16 when he was spotted by a modeling agent. And, he withdrew himself from studies to pursue career in modelling. Initially he got selected by Adlabs and was a part of their contract as one of the three leads in Anubhav Sinha's next. Later the contract got cancelled since Anubhav got busy in Ra.One. In 2007, when he participated in Mr.Gujarat pageant at the age of 19 and won. In the same year he also applied for Gladrags Mega-model & Manhunt and got selected. Finally, he became Gladrags Mega-model & Manhunt 2nd runner up in 2007.
In Farhan Akhtar's Next movieSidharth Malhotra and Anushka Sharma, who recently worked together for an ad film might share the screen space yet again. But this time in Farhan Akhtar's upcoming production venture. Apparently, producers, Farhan Akhtar and Ritesh Sidhwani, were looking for a fresh pair.
Personal ProfileName : Sidharth Malhotra
Nick Name : Sid
Date of Birth : January 16, 1985
Age : 30 years
Height : 6'
Birthplace : Delhi, India
Religion : Hindu
Father Name : Sunil Malhotra (Doctor)
Mother Name : Rimma Malhotra(School Principal)
Marital Status : Unmarried
Hometown : Mumbai,Maharashtra
Educational Qualification : B.com from Delhi University
Occupation : Model, Actor
Debut Movie : Student of The Year
Debut Serial : Prithviraj Chauhan
In Bhavesh JoshiThe handsome star, Ek Villain fame Sidharth malhotra has once again roped into another flick Bhavesh Joshi. He has replaced the actor Imran Khan in the film. For the first time he is will be seen playing as lead opposite Sonakshi sinha. The film is being diected by Vikramaditya Motwane. Recently Sid also made his presence in the Sonakshi's B'day party. It seems their friendship has grown high.
In Nitya Mehra's directorial debutEk Villain actor will play the lead in a film produced by Farhan Akhtar and Ritesh Sidhwani's Excel Entertainment and Karan Johar. The film will be directed by debutante Nitya Mehra. A first venture between the two production houses, the film is likely to roll next year. The talented actor has been anxious about starting the project. Sid is nervous because the film was earlier offered to a talwart like Aamir Khan. Sidharth feels he has to meet high expectations now that he has replaced Aamir Khan.
In Farhan Akhtar's nextSidharth is one of the hottest young stars. Katrina is the No. 1 female star in the country. And both, Katrina and Sidharth, are not just good-looking people, but also lovely human beings. AS per sources Ritesh Sidhwani and Farhan Akhtar have finalised the two for their upcoming high concept love story that will be directed by first-time director Nitya Mehra.
FamilySidharth Malhotra's father comes from a Punjabi family, settled in New Delhi and her mother comes from a family in Amritsar. His father has worked in the Merchant Navy and got retired 15 years ago. He is a reitred person but is involved in consultancy. His elder brother is a banker by profession. It's been long Sid has shifted to Mumbai for work purpose, his parents still live in New Delhi.
Personal LifeSidharth has spent his childhood in Surat and Mumbai. After entering Bollywood he has always paid special attention to his diet instead of being a Punjabi at heart, he is a real foody. His special diet includes less carbs, high protiens, lots of fruits and salads. But then, always eats whatever he wishes to on a weekend keeping his diet plan away.
He owns a dog and has named him 'Oscar'. Recently, Sid shifted in a house facing sea and the glamorous Mumbai; in a rented one and his house has big windows for a better ventilation. Sidharth Malhotra has been on a shopping spree. He spends his free time browsing through various portals and his online shopping carts have been snowballing. He has been buying his clothes, accessories and shoes online.
In Karan Johar's BrothersSidharth has again became the choice of Karan Johar for his next remake of Hollywood boxing drama 'Warrior' tentatively named as Brothers. The film will portray the story of two brothers based on mixed martial arts and fighting. K Jo has also casted 'Khiladi' Akshay Kumar for this one. Sidharth has been started his training for martial arts from the last month. He has undergone a complete change in his looks for the film. has pumped iron and put on a lot of muscle weight due to which he has had to change his wadrobe.
GirlfriendSidharth's first serious affair was in Class XI. Later during SOTY shoots he started dating a South African girl Izabelle Leite. After the completion of Ek Villain's shoot, rumours were he is dating Shraddha too.
It seems that now he's been linked up with Aditi Rao Hydari after the couple were seen hanging together at Tampa Bay post IIFA Award ceremony.
Ek VillainShraddha and Sidharth had some underwater scenes in the movie filmed at Mauritius. Sidharth loved the experience of swimming under water and also watching the marine life and corals closely. The entire aquatic experience intrigued him and it seems so that he will now take a professional diving course to explore deep waters.
For all the promotional events, he had taken up a new 'skull' look and configured a whole new wardrobe for that type of clothing. That whole skull idea of Sidharth's astonished all of his fans.
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Filmography2012 Student of the Year
2014 Hasee Toh Phasee
2014 Ek Villain
2015 Bhavesh Joshi
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