Varun Dhawan is a well-known actor in Bollywood. He is the son of David Dhawan, a well-known Bollywood film director, and is one of India’s highest-paid celebrities. He has a long list of successful films under his belt, including Student of the Year (2012), Humpty Sharma ki Dulhania (2014), and Badlapur (2015). (2015).
Varun Dhawan was born in Mumbai on Friday, April 24, 1987 (age 34 as of 2021). Taurus is his zodiac sign. He attended Bombay Scottish School in Mumbai for his education. Following that, he attended Nottingham Trent University in England, where he earned his bachelor’s degree in business administration. He also applied for a position in a London-based bank there, but was turned down. As a result, he went to India to seek a career in acting and enrolled in Barry John’s acting school to hone his skills.
Height (approx.): 5′ 9″ Weight (approx.): 75 Kg Hair Colour: Black Eye Colour: Dark Brown Body Measurements (approx.): Chest 40″, Waist 32″, Biceps 15″
Family & Caste
Varun Dhawan comes from a Hindu background.
Siblings and Parents
David Dhawan, his father, is a Bollywood film director. Karuna Dhawan is his mother’s name. He has an older brother, Rohit Dhawan, who is also a Bollywood film director. Jaanvi Desai is Rohit’s wife, and the couple has a daughter together. Anil Dhawan is his uncle, and he is also a Bollywood actor.
Girlfriend & Wife Relationships
He exposed his romance with an unnamed girl while studying in the United States in an interview. When it came to the female, he said-
At the time, I was enrolled in HR college… It was the first time I’d been in a serious, long-term relationship. It had been four months, I believe… However, she later cheated on me. I think I handled it well; I’m a little dramatic – after all, I’m an actor – so I guess I wanted to feel heartbreak at some point. There are supposed to be nine different emotions, and you must experience each one in order to learn.”
His name had also been associated to actress Taapsee Pannu at one point. They were both seen spending quality time together during the filming of Judwaa 2.
He has been seeing Natasha Dalal, a childhood acquaintance, for almost a decade, as he revealed on the show “Koffee with Karan 6.” They were also said to have gotten engaged in a private ceremony.
He married Natasha Dalal in Alibaug, South Mumbai, on Sunday, January 24, 2021.
He earned his bachelor’s degree in business administration and, after being turned down by a London-based bank, decided to pursue acting as a career.
As an Assistant Director, he worked with Karan Johar on the Bollywood film “My Name Is Khan” (2010). Later, Karan Johar cast him in the Bollywood film “Student of the Year” (2012), alongside Alia Bhatt and Sidharth Malhotra, as a newbie.
He appeared in films such as ‘Main Tera Hero,’ ‘Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania,’ ‘Badlapur,’ ‘ABCD 2,’ ‘Badrinath Ki Dulhania,’ ‘Judwaa 2,’ and many others.
His acting abilities were praised in films such as Badlapur (2015), October (2018), Kalank (2019), and Sui Dhaga (2018).
He has appeared on the covers of numerous major publications, including GQ Magazine, which dubbed him the “most bankable celebrity of his generation.” Forbes’ list of the top 20 highest-paid Indian celebrities for 2018 includes him.
He’s also starred in the remake films Judwaa 2 (2017) and Coolie No. 1 (both 2017). (2020).
- There was a rumour that actor Sohail Khan smacked Varun during a disagreement, but they both denied it.
- He got involved in Kangana Ranaut and Karan Johar’s nepotism feud. He made a joke at Kangana Ranaut about nepotism at the 2017 IIFA awards, but later apologised for his error.
- Another rumour said that Varun was present at a drug party hosted by Karan Johar at his home. The Internet criticised all of the celebs that attended the celebration.
Awards & Honours
The Stardust Awards.
Breakthrough Performance (Male) for Student of the Year in 2013. Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania: Best Actor (Comedy/Romance) for Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania: Best Actor (Comedy/Romance) for Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania: Best Actor (Comedy/Romance) for Hum
Awards given by the International Indian Film Academy
Main Tera Hero won Best Performance in a Comic Role in 2015, while Dishoom won Best Performance in a Comic Role in 2017.
- A/15, Sagar Darshan, Hanuman Nagar, Off Carter Road, Khar (West), Mumbai
- 201 and 202, Beach Wood House at Oberoi Enclave which is Next To JW Marriot Hotel in Juhu, Mumbai
Car and Bike Collection
He has a Mercedes and an Audi Q7. He has a Royal Enfield Polaris and a Sportsman 850 and enjoys riding both (quad bike).
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- TV Shows: David Letterman’s Late Show, 1993
- Red and black are the primary colours.
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- Goa, London, and the Maldives are among the places you can visit.
- Pappu is his nickname. Times Now News
- He has admired actor and wrestler Dwayne “The Rock” since boyhood, and in 2015, on the request of Varun’s followers, Dwayne tweeted a birthday greeting to Varun on his fan club page.
- Varun was a bright student who received an 82 percent on his tenth-grade board exam.
- He enjoys non-vegetarian cuisine.
- He and actor Arjun Kapoor attended Barry John’s acting school, where they worked on a short film called “White Mountain” as an assignment for their acting school.
- Varun made his first public appearance on his father’s chat programme, “Jeena Isi ka Naam Hai.”
- He debuted his wax statue at Madame Tussauds on January 30, 2018. (Hong Kong). The statue is posing in the famous step from the song “Disco Deewane.” He is one of the most recent celebrities to receive such an honour.
- His ambition is to play the role of a soldier in a film.
- Dancing, reading, and swimming are some of his favourite pastimes.
- He enjoys playing football.
- Because the film’s budget was poor, he dropped his salary in half for the film “October” in 2018.
- Sachin Tendulkar, his favourite cricketer, shares his birthday (24 April).
- He enjoys working out and idolises Sylvester Stallone and Arnold Schwarzenegger, two well-known Hollywood celebrities.
- He adores dogs and has a pet named Angel.
- He owns a Rs. 20 lakh Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Offshore Chronograph watch. His Mumbai home is valued at Rs. 20 crores.