Siddharth Malhotra is one of the best-looking young actors in the Indian film industry. After being dissatisfied with a career in modeling, Siddharth Malhotra made his entry in Bollywood actually as an assistant director to popular Bollywood director Karan Johar on the sets of ‘My Name Is Khan’, 2010.
Siddharth Malhotra made his acting debut in 2012 in a Karan Johan production which garnered him awards and wide acclaim for his role as well as millions of fans for his handsome looks. Siddharth Malhotra has since been seen playing versatile characters very well.
About Siddharth Malhotra
|Real Name||Siddharth Malhotra|
|Date of Birth||16th January 1985|
|Age (as in July 2018)||33 years|
|Place of Birth||Delhi|
|Education||Bachelor of Commerce (Honors) from Shaheed Bhagat Singh College (New Delhi)|
|Height||6 ft 1"|
(185 cm) approximately
Family & Relationships
|Father||(Retd) Capt. Sunil Malhotra|
|Famous for||Student of the Year (2012), Hasee Toh Phasee, Ek Villain (2014), Brothers (2015), Kapoor & Sons (2016), A Gentleman, Ittefaq (2017), Aiyaary (2018)|
|First Movie||Student of the Year (2012)|
|Net Worth||INR 70,00,00,000|
(USD 10 Million)
Likes & Dislikes
|Favorite Food||Biryani, Sushi, Chicken Roll Munch, Hot Chocolate Fudge and Jalebi|
|Favorite Actors||Amitabh Bachchan, Hrithik Roshan Shahrukh Khan, Johnny Depp and George Clooney|
|Favorite Actresses||Deepika Padukone, Katrina Kaif, Kajol and Kareena Kapoor|
|Hobbies||Drawing cartoons and working out|
Siddharth Malhotra is one of the most handsome actors, as he was also a popular model earlier. Siddharth Malhotra’s birthday is 16th of January, 1985 which makes Siddharth Malhotra’s age 33 years, as of 2018. Siddharth Malhotra’s height is 6 ft 1 inches (185 cm) while Siddharth Malhotra’s weight is 80 kg (176 lbs).
Siddharth Malhotra’s father is retired Captain Suni Malhotra, who was in the Indian Navy and Siddharth Malhotra’s mother is Rimma Malhotra. Although Siddharth Malhotra does not have a sister, Siddharth Malhotra’s brother is Harshad Malhotra, and banker, who is elder. Siddharth Malhotra’s girlfriend is the young actress and his co-star in his debut film, Alia Bhatt, the daughter of famous director/producer Mahesh Bhatt. In his spare time, Siddharth Malhotra’s hobbies include drawing cartoons and working out at the gym.
Thanks to his impressive good looks and acting skills, Siddharth Malhotra’s salary per film is around INR 5 crores (USD 700,000) which makes Siddharth Malhotra’s net worth to be around INR 70 crores (USD 10 Million).
Thanks to his impressive acting skills, Siddharth Malhotra’s list of awards he has won begin with the Stardust Awards’ Most Promising Debut – Male award and the South Africa India Film and Television Awards’ Debut Actor of the Year – Male award for his lead role in ‘Student of the Year’ (2012).
Siddharth Malhotra was also nominated for the BIG Star Entertainment Awards’ Most Entertaining Actor (Film) Debut – Male award, the ETC Bollywood Business Awards’ Most Profitable Debut (Male) award, the Filmfare Awards’ Best Male Debut, the Screen Awards’ Most Promising Newcomer – Male award, the Stardust Awards’ Superstar of Tomorrow – Male award, the Star Guild Awards’ Best Male Debut award and the Times of India Film Awards’ Best Debut – Male award for his debut movie ‘Student of the Year’ (2012).
Later, Siddharth Malhotra won the BIG Star Entertainment Awards’ Entertainer of the Year award (shared) and the Most Entertaining Actor in a Romantic Film – Male award for his role in ‘Hasee Toh Phasee’ (2014).
Apart from these, Siddharth Malhotra was also nominated for the Stardust Awards’ Superstar of Tomorrow – Male award, the BIG Star Entertainment Award’s Most Entertaining Actor in a Thriller Film – Male award and the Screen Awards’ Best Actor – Popular Choice award for his role in the romantic-thriller ‘Ek Villain’ (2015).
Siddharth Malhotra has also been nominated for the BIG Zee Entertainment Awards’ Most Entertaining Actor in a Romantic Film – Male award for his role in Kapoor & Sons (2017) as well as being nominated for the Zee Cine Awards’ Best Actor in a Negative Role award for his role in the recent movie ‘Ittefaq’ (2018).
Interesting Facts About Siddharth Malhotra
- Although Siddharth Malhotra is a non-smoker he does drink alcohol occasionally.
- Siddharth Malhotra was interested in acting since childhood and played lead roles in numerous school stage plays.
- As a child, Siddharth Malhotra’s parents wished him to be an engineer however Siddharth Malhotra was more interested in sports and athletics in school.
- Siddharth Malhotra was a rugby player for a Delhi-based rugby club.
- Before appearing in the big screen in 2012, Siddharth Malhotra played the main hero’s younger brother in the TV series Dharti Ka Veer Yodha Prithviraj Chauhan, when he was 16 years of age.
- Although he initially faced several rejections when starting off as a model at the age of 18 years, Siddharth Malhotra rose to fame after he did an ad campaign for Roberto Cavalli.
- Siddharth Malhotra won the Mr. Gujrat title in 2007.
- Although he needs to be in top physical shape for his acting and modeling assignments Siddharth Malhotra has a huge craving for chocolates.