Umar Riaz (Bigg Boss 15) Biography, Age, Height, Affair, Family, Net Worth & More

Umar Riaz is an Indian surgeon, actor, and model. He is famous for being the elder brother of the hugely popular Indian TV and BIGG BOSS 13th 1st runner-up Azim Riaz. He was born on Tuesday, 1 January 1991 (age 30 years, as of 2021) in Jammu, Jammu & Kashmir, India.

He did his schooling at Delhi Public School, Jammu, and graduated in MBBS from Government Medical College and Hospital, Jammu, Jammu & Kashmir, in 2013, and then completed his Master of Surgery from the same college. He currently appears in Colors TV show BIGG BOSS season 15.

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Full / Real Name

Umar Riaz




Surgeon, Actor

Marital Status


Date of Birth

1 January 1991 (Tuesday)


30 (as of 2021)


Jammu and Kashmir, India

Zodiac Sign







Jammu and Kashmir


Delhi Public School, Jammu and Kashmir

University or College

Government Medical College and Hospital, Jammu and Kashmir

Last Qualification

Post-graduation (Surgeon)


BIGG BOSS 13 (Guest Appearance)

Food Habits


Interest & Hobbies

Travelling, Cricket, and Reading

Net Worth

Rs. 40 Crores Approx.

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Morphology of Umar Riaz

Umar Riaz is quite a fitness freak like Asim Riaz. He goes to the gym daily and to keep his body fit & healthy he performs various exercises and does a rigorous workout


In kilograms- 75 kg In pounds- 165 lbs


in centimetres- 178 cm in meters- 1.78 m in feet & inches- 5’ 10”

Figure Value

Chest: 38 Inches Waist: 32 Inches Biceps: 14 Inches

Eye Color


Hair Colour


Personal Life of Umar Riaz


Umar Riaz was born in a middle-class Muslim family. His father, Riaz Ahmed Choudhary, is a politician and special secretary (retired) to the government of Jammu and Kashmir, India. His mother’s name is Shabnam Naz. He has two siblings. His sister, Mahvish Choudhary, works at the department of education. His younger brother, Asim Riaz, is a model and actor


Riaz Ahmed Chaudhary (Politician and Special Secretary)


Shabnam Naz


Asim Riaz (Brother)
Mehwish Chaudhary (Sister)

Relationship and Affairs

He was in a relationship with the Indian television actress Sonal Vengurlekar. During an interview, while talking about Umar, Sonal said, I know Asim and Umar very closely. In fact, Umar and I have dated in past. I met him at a party last year around March. We were in four to five months of relationship but soon I realized that I was playing a mere catalyst for Umar’s fame hence decided to part ways.”

Career Path of Umar Riaz

After completing his MBBS and MS, he started working as a clinical assistant at Sir H. N. Reliance Foundation Hospital and Research Centre, Mumbai, Maharashtra, in 2018. He started working as a Senior Registrar (General Surgery) in 2020. Apart from working as a surgeon, he is into modeling. He has worked as a model with many ace fashion photographers.

He came into the limelight after his younger brother Asim Riaz participated in the TV reality show ‘Bigg Boss 13.’ In 2021, he appeared in a few Hindi music videos like ‘Gunaah Karde’ by Dipesh Agarwal, ‘Sky High’ by Asim Riaz, and ‘Befikar Raho’ by Jugni In. He was roped in the 15th season of the TV reality show ‘Bigg Boss’ as one of the contestants in 2021.

Favourite and Beloved Things

Favorite Food


Favorite Cuisine

Indian and Chinese

Favorite Actor

Shahrukh Khan and Salman Khan

Favorite Actress

Alia Bhatt

Favorite Film

Fast and Furious series

Favorite Destination

Jammu and Kashmir, Europe, LA, and Ladakh

Facts About Umar Riaz

  • Umar is a fitness freak and regularly works out in the gym.
  • In one of his Instagram posts, he shared that he did not smoke.
  • In an interview, Umar shared that his childhood dream was to become a doctor.
  • He is an avid animal lover and owns a pet dog. Umar Riaz loves going on horse riding in his leisure time.
  • In an interview, he shared that his inspiration was the famous Indian Film actors Shah Rukh Khan and Salman Khan.
  • In 2021, Umar was featured in various music videos such as ‘Gunah Karde’ by Dipesh Aggarwal and ‘Jugni Raho’ & ‘Sky High’ by Asim Riaz.

Controversies about Umar Riaz

In an interview, his ex-girlfriend Sonal Vengurlekar accused Umar of misusing her money. She said, He once visited my sets and didn’t even have money to pay the cab driver and I had to take money from make-up dada and pay the driver. In fact, after we broke up, he still had access to my OTT platforms subscription and Zomato and used to make online orders using my money. Finally, I had to delete my Zomato account after I was left with no option. All I want to say is before you point a finger at someone make sure your image is clean enough.” 

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