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|Full Name||Sushant Singh Rajput|
|Date of Bith||21 January 1986 (Thursday)|
|Age in 2020||34 Years|
|Birthplace||Patna, Bihar, India|
|Hometown||Maldiha, Purnea, Bihar, India|
|Date of Death||14 June 2020 (Sunday)|
|Death Place||Bandra, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|Cause of Death||Suicide at his home in Bandra, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|Profession||Actor, Philanthropist and Dancer|
|School||• St. Karen’s High School, Patna
• Kulachi Hansraj Model School, Delhi
|College||Delhi Technological University (DTU), New Delhi, India|
|Edu./Oualification||• 12th Standard
• Dropout from Mechanical Engineering in Delhi College of Engineering
|Hobbies||Dancing, Photography and Playing Video Games|
|Address||Flat on Hill Road, Bandra, Mumbai|
Sushant Singh Rajput Physical Appearance
|Height (approx)||178 cm
|Weight (approx)||75 Kg
|Body Measurements (approx)||
Chest- 40 inches
Waist- 32 inches
Biceps- 14 inches
|Eyes Color||Dark Brown|
Sushant Singh Rajput Family
|Father’s Name||K.K. Singh (Retired Govt. Officer)|
|Mother’s Name||Name Not Known (Died in 2002)|
Sister- Mitu Singh Rajput (State Level Cricketer)
Sushant Singh Rajut Career
TV- Kis Desh Mein Hai Meraa Dil in 2008 as Preet Juneja.
Film- Kai Po Chee! in 2013 as Ishaan Bhatt.
Last Film (Theatre Released)- Chhichhore (2019)
Last Film (Digital Released)- Drive (2019)
Sushant Singh Rajput Favorites
|Favorite Food||• Rajmah Chawal
• Pani Puri
• Aloo Paranthas
|Favorite Actors||• James Dean
• Keanu Reeves
• Danil Day-Lewis
• Ryan Gosling
• Shah Rukh Khan
|Favorite Actress||• Jennifer Lawrence
• Isha Sherwani
|Favorite Beverages||• Full Sugar Tea
• Lime Juice
|Favorite Destination||Norway and New Zealand|
|Favorite Film Director||• Raj Kumar Hirani
• Aanand Gandhi
• Sanjay Leena Bhansali
|Favorite Colors||Blue and Black|
|Favorite Sports||Tennis and Cricket|
|Favorite Cricketer||• Sourav Ganguly|
► In 2015, his ex-girlfriend Ankita Lokhande publicly slapped Sushant Singh Rajput at a party when he was fully drunk and dancing with the other girls around him.
► Again in 2015, he was even rumored to have been secretly married to his ex-girlfriend, Ankita Lokhande.
► In the year 2017, he was nominated for IIFA Awards as Best Actor in a Leading Role. But he did not win this award because this award went to Shahid Kapoor for the movie ‘Udta Punjab’. Subsequently, Sushant tweeted ‘@iifa hahaha’ on his twitter handle. He received a backlash from Twitter for his tweet.
► There was a view of midnight brawl between Sushant’s house watchman and his fans group in February 2015 at the Bandra (Mumbai) house. Reportedly Sushant Singh Rajput abused his fans who then hit and argues with his watchman.
► In August 2018, he caught in controversies after he allegedly behaved flirtatiously and sexually harassing with his ‘Kizie Aur Manny’ co-star, Sanjana Sanghi on the sets of a film. However, later, the actor refuted all the rumors, and also he shared his chat screenshots with Sanjana. Sanjana took took to Twitter & dismissed all the shameless and unfolded stories that were doing the round on the whole Internet at that time. She wrote
‘I had like to clarify that no such incident took place with me. Let’s put an end to all these conjectures’.
► After the reports of his flirtatiously and sexually harassing with his ‘Kizie Aur Manny’ co-star, Sanjana Sanghi on social media and in the wake of #MeToo movement and as a mark of protest, Twitter immediately removed Sushant’s verified badge. He later cleared that the verified tick had not been there for a long period of time.
Affairs & More
|Affairs||• Ankita Lokhande (Co-Star) (Ex Girlfriend, 2011-2016)
• Kriti Sanon (Rumored)
Awards and Achievements
In The Year 2010 and 2011 (Work in Pavitra Rishta)|
► Indian Television Academy Awards for Most Popular Male Actor.
► Big Star Entertainment Awards for Best Male Television Actor.
► Boroplus Gold Awards for Best Actor in a Lead Role (Two Times).
► Kalakar Awards for Favorite Mae Actor.
In The Year 2014 (Work in Kai Po Che!)
► Screen Awards for Best Male Debut.
► Producers Guild Film Awards for Best Male Debut.
In The Year 2017 (Work in M.S.Dhoni: The Untold Story)
► Screen Awards for Best Actor (Critics).
► Indian Film Festival of Melbourne for Best Actor.
- Car Collections- Maserati Quattroporte, Range Rover
- Bike Collections- BMW Bike
- Salary- 5-7 Crore per film.
Sushant Singh Rajput Death
|► On Sunday, 14 June 2020, Rajput was found dead hanging from the ceiling fan in Bandra of Mumbai apartment in the morning. The police made disclosures regarding the actor’s mental condition at the time of his death. He had reportedly been suffering from depression for about six months. According to Vinay Chaubey, IPS officer of Mumbai Police, the team that visited his residence, were found some medical prescriptions and medical reports in Sushant’s room and the investigation is underway. However, no suicide note has been found from the spot, the official added.|
Sushant Singh Rajput Facts
- Does Sushant Singh Rajput smoke?- Yes
- Does Sushant Singh Rajput drink?- Yes
- He was born in a small middle-class family in Maldiha, Purnea, Bihar, India.
- He loved to dance and playing video games very much.
- He preferred to practice ballet instead of going to a gym.
- Sushant Singh Rajput was a huge admirer of Nawazuddin Siddique.
- He was completely shattered after his mother died in the year 2002. The fact is that he was very more close to his mother instead of his father, K.K. Singh.
- During his graduation, he developed an interest in dance after watching the reality show of Shiamak Davar. Startingly, his family was against him but he refused to obey them. Finally, he joined Shiamak Davar’s dance group after his family’s permission. Within a few months of joining the dance class, Sushant Singh Rajput was selected to be a member of Shiamak Davar’s standard dance troupe.
- According to Sushant Singh Rajput, he had secured ranked seventh in the DCE Entrance Exam in the year 2003 and got admission in the Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical Engineering) in Delhi College of Engineering.
- He was also a winner of the National Olympiad in Physics.
- During his studies, he cleared more than 11 entrance exams of engineering, including that for the Indian School of Mines.
- He completed his three years of his graduation instead of a four-year course before dropping out to pursue an acting career.
- Rajput attended Barry John’s drama classes to polish his acting skills.
- He was very fond of dogs and often shared pictures with them on his Instagram account.
- He followed a non-veg diet.
- His nickname was Guddu and his whole family fondly called him by this name.
- He was much addicted to black coffee and cigarettes.
- He got an opportunity to perform in 2006 Commonwealth Games and Filmfare Awards. Shiamak Davar gave him this chance as he was much impressed with his dedication and dance talent.
- He debuts in Bollywood with the film ‘Kai Po Che!’ in 2013.
- His last film was ‘Chhichhore’ released in 2019.
- He had learned martial arts from Allan Amin and dance with Ashley’s Lobo’s dance troupe before making his career as an actor.
- Rajput was very close to his nephew, Nirvanh.
- He considered three-person as his closest friends from the film industry: first his casting director Mukesh Chabbra, secondly Kriti Sanon and third Rohini Iyer who works at a media management company.
- Once in an interview, Sushant said that he was an introvert in his college days.
- The director, Shekhar Kapoor offered him a role in the film ‘Paani’.
- It was completely rumored that Mahendra Singh Dhoni gave him Rs 40 Crore for sharing his life story for the film ‘M.S. Dhoni- The Untold Story’.
- It took Sushant Rajput around one and a half years to prepare himself for the role of Mahendra Singh Dhoni for the film ‘M.S. Dhoni- The Untold Story’. Around 225 times a day, he practiced for the Dhoni favorite helicopter shot to get the wanted outcome.
- In June 2009, Rajput began starring in ‘Pavitra Rishta’ as a serious and mature character of ‘Manav Deshmukh’, working as a mechanic to financially support his family. He got wide appreciation and became popular.
- Rajput received three major television awards for the Best Male Actor and the Most Popular Actor. This performance was his breakthrough and gave him a stepping stone into Bollywood films.
- Initially, After doing a play for NGO, when producer Ekta Kapoor cast him as a lead for Zee TV serial ‘Pavitra Rishta’ while playing the parallel lead role of ‘Preet’ in ‘Kis Desh Mein Hai Meraa Dil’. However, Zee TV did not accept him but Kapoor persuaded them to accept him.
- In December 2010, he participated in the dance reality show ‘Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 4’, where he was paired with choreographer Shampa Sonthalia and emerged as the runner up of the show.
- He is remembered for his fantastic performance in many superhits Bollywood movies like ‘Shuddh Desi Romance in 2013’, ‘Detective Byomkesh Bakshy in 2015’, ‘Kedarnath in 2018’, ‘M.S. Dhoni- The Untold Story in 2016’ and ‘Chhichhore in 2019’.
- Sanjay Leela Bhansali offered Rajput for roles in the film ‘Goliyon Ki Raasleela Ram Leela’ and ‘Bajirao Mastani’ but he rejected this offer due to some reasons.
- Sushant Singh was not the first choice for the film ‘Shuddh Desi Romance’. Shahid Kapoor was the first for this but he rejected this due to some unknown reasons. Later this offer went to Rajput.
- His dream luxury car was Bugatti Veyron.
- Sushant was a loyal customer of one of the famous luxury fashion brands ‘Ermenegildo Zegna’ of Italy.
- During an interview, Rajut said that he came to Mumbai for fulfilling his 3 major dreams: first to work in Yash Raj Film, second to do Pepsi ad commercial and third to be featured on the cover of a Filmfare Magazine. He had achieved them all during his Bollywood career.
- During his struggling days in Mumbai, he used to stay with six other guys in a single bedroom and single kitchen. He also used to do all household chores himself.
- Rajput had a habit of writing his own wishes on pages. In the year 2019, Sushant Singh Rajput uploaded a wishlist of 50 dreams through his Instagram account. It contained wishes like ‘Learn How To Fly a Plane’, ‘Train For Iron Man Triathlon’, ‘Learn Morse Code’, ‘Play a Cricket Match Left-Handed’, ‘Help Kids learn about Space’, ‘Play Tennis with a Champion’ and ‘Do a Four Clap Push Ups’.