Ayushmann Khurrana is an Indian Actor, Singer, and Writer. He primarily works in Bollywood films and is one of the most successful actors of the current generation. He has starred in numerous successful films of Bollywood and is often appreciated for his choices of films. He started his career as an RJ on a radio channel. His debut film in Bollywood was Vicky Donor. He played the role of Vicky, a sperm donor in the film. His upcoming film is Chandigarh Kare Aashiqui directed by Abhishek Kapoor.
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Full / Real Name
Ayushmann Khurrana | Nishant Khurrana
Playing the role of Balmukund in Bala (2019 Bollywood Film)
Actor, Singer, Writer
Date of Birth
14th September 1984
37 Years (As of 2021)
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
St. John’s High School, Chandigarh
University or College
DAV College, Chandigarh College of Communication Studies, Punjab University, Chandigarh
Majored in English Literature & Master’s degree in Mass Communication
English, Hindi, Punjabi, Marathi, and Bengali
70 Kgs | 154 lbs
1.75 meters | 175 cms | 5’9”
Chest: 40” | Waist: 32” | Biceps: 12”
Personal Life and Relationships
Ayushmann Khurrana was born in a middle-class family in Chandigarh, Punjab. His father is an Astrologer and Politician and his mother is a housemaker. When he was born his name was Nishant Khurrana but his father later changed it to Ayushmann Khurrana when he was three years old. He was very good as a student and completed his schooling and college in Punjab.
Brother: Aparshakti Khurrana
Tahira Kashyap Khurrana
Relationships and Affairs
Career Path of Ayushmann Khurrana
As a kid, Ayushmann was inspired by his grandmother to become an actor, who used to mimic Dilip Kumar and Raj Kapoor. However, she admonished him when she came to know about it. At the age of 4, Ayushmann visited the theatre with his family to watch Madhuri Dixit-starer, Tezaab. Which inspired him to be an actor. Further, he joined theatre at Panjab University to nurture his acting skills. He was one of the founding members of the theatre groups in Chandigarh, Aagaaz, and Manchtantra. Ayushmann also actively participated in various street plays. However, he came into the limelight after he won Season 2 of the reality show, MTV Roadies. After this, Ayushmann started trying his luck in Bollywood. His debut film in Bollywood was Vicky Donor. The film performed well at the box office and Ayushmann received a lot of praises for his performance in the film. After this, he appeared in a couple of films. In 2018, Ayushmann starred in films such as Andhadun and Badahi Ho. Both the films performed extremely well at the box office and established him in the industry. After this, he starred in several successful films. In 2021, his film Chandigarh Kare Aashiqui starring Vani Kapoor and directed by Abhishek Kapoor will release on 10th December 2021.
Career and Financial Stats
Awards and Achievements
|$9 Million USD|
|6 Crore Per Year|
Favorite and Beloved Things
Rajma-Chawla, Chicken Curry, Rasgullas, Imarti, Falooda-Kulfi, Halwa.
Amitabh Bachchan and Ranveer Singh
Madhuri Dixit and Deepika Padukone
Playing Guitar and Writing Poems
Chris Martin (Coldplay)
White and Blue
Interest & Hobbies
Singing, Playing Guitar and Writing Poems
Tezaab, Shakti, Agneepath, Hum and Deewar
Diwakar Banerjee, Shoojit Sarkar, Sharad Khatri, Imtiaz Ali and Rajkumar Hirani
In 2013 Ayushmann’s servant committed suicide at his Goregaon apartment in Mumbai.
Facts About Ayushmann Khurrana
- Ayushmann is an active blogger and loves to write Hindi poems.
- He rejected at least five movie offers before he debuted with “Vicky Donor” as he wanted to pick the best debut film.
- In 2007, Ayushmann interviewed Karan Johar for the first time at Star Parivaar Awards when he was still an RJ. He asked Karan for his number to which Karan gave him the wrong landline number of Dharma Productions. Karan Johar admitted giving the wrong landline number of his production house to newcomers.
- Once when Aushmann and Tahira were together at Tahira’s house, her father caught them.