varun dhwan

Varun Dhawan

Varun Dhawan was born on 24 April 1987 is an Indian actor who works in Hindi films. One of the country’s highest-paid celebrities, he has featured in Forbes India‘s Celebrity 100 list since 2014. Born to the film director David Dhawan, he studied business management from the Nottingham Trent University, after which he worked as an assistant director to Karan Johar on the 2010 drama My Name Is Khan.

Dhawan made his acting debut in 2012 with Johar’s teen drama Student of the Year. He rose to prominence with starring roles in the romantic comedies Main Tera Hero (2014), Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania (2014), and Badrinath Ki Dulhania (2017); the action comedies Dilwale (2015), Dishoom (2016), and Judwaa 2 (2017); the dance film ABCD 2 (2015); and the drama Sui Dhaaga (2018). He also received praise for playing an avenger in the crime thriller Badlapur (2015) and an aimless man coping with loss in the drama October (2018).

Varun Dhawan, Height, Age, Girlfriend, Family, Facts

Varun Dhawan, Height, Age, Girlfriend, Family, Facts

Full Name Varun David Dhawan
Nickname Pappu
Profession Actor
Height (approx.) in feet inches- 5’ 9”
Weight (approx.) in kilograms- 75 kg
Body Measurements (approx.) Chest: 40 Inches
Eye Colour Dark Brown
Hair Colour Black
Date of Birth 24 April 1987 (Friday)
Age (as in 2020) 33 Years
Birthplace Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Zodiac sign Taurus
Nationality Indian
Hometown Mumbai, Maharashtra
School Bombay Scottish School, Mumbai

 

College/University Nottingham Trent University, England
Educational Qualification Graduate in Business Management
Religion Hinduism
Food Habit Non-Vegetarian
Address 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

Hobbies Dancing, Swimming and Reading
Girlfriends Sara (when he was in the USA)

Taapsee Pannu Actress (Rumoured)

Natasha Dalal Fashion Designer

Parents Father- David Dhawan

Mother- Karuna Dhawan

Brother Rohit Dhawan
Favourite Food Chicken, Cheesecake and Mishti Doi
Favourite Actor(s) Govinda, Dwayne Johnson
Favourite Actress(es) Priyanka Chopra, Katrina Kaif, Deepika Padukone, Angelina Jolie
Favourite Film(s) Bollywood- Guide (1965), Kaagaz Ke Phool (1959), Rang De Basanti (2006), Kuch Kuch Hota Hai (1998), Raja Babu (1994)

Hollywood- American Psycho (2000)

Favourite Singer(s) Drake, Sonu Nigam
Favourite TV Shows Late Show with David Letterman, 1993
Favourite Colour(s) Red and Black
Favourite Sport Football
Favourite Perfume Gucci
Favourite Restaurant Shiv Sagar in Mumbai
Favourite Dancer Michael Jackson
Favourite Travel Destinations Goa, London and Maldives
Car Collection Audi Q7
Bike Collection Royal Enfield, Polaris Sportsman 850 (quad bike)

Varun dhwan films

Year Film Role(s) Notes
2010 My Name Is Khan Assistant director
2012 Student of the Year Rohan Nanda
2014 Main Tera Hero Sreenath “Seenu” Prasad
2014 Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania Rakesh “Humpty” Sharma Also playback singer for song “Lucky Tu Lucky Me”
2015 Badlapur Raghav “Raghu” Purohit
2015 ABCD 2 Suresh “Suru” Mukund Also playback singer for song “Happy Birthday”
2015 Dilwale Veer Bakshi
2016 Dishoom Junaid Ansari
2017 Badrinath Ki Dulhania Badrinath “Badri” Bansal
2017 Judwaa 2 Raja/Prem Malhotra
2018 October Danish “Dan” Walia
2018 Nawabzaade Unnamed Special appearance in song “High Rated Gabru”
2018 Sui Dhaaga Mauji Sharma
2019 Kalank Zafar
2020 Street Dancer 3D Sahej
2020 Coolie No. 1 TBA Post-production
2021 Jug Jugg Jeeyo TBA Filming

Varun dhwan Awards and nominations

Year Film Award Category Result
2013 Student of the Year BIG Star Entertainment Awards Most Entertaining Actor (Film) Debut – Male Nominated
Filmfare Awards Best Male Debut Nominated
Screen Awards Most Promising Newcomer – Male Nominated
Lions Gold Awards Favorite Debut (Male) Won
Zee Cine Awards Best Male Debut Nominated
Stardust Awards Breakthrough Performance – Male Won
Superstar of Tomorrow – Male Nominated
Star Guild Awards Best Male Debut Nominated
2015 Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania Stardust Awards Best Actor – Comedy/Romance Won
Superstar of Tomorrow – Male (also for Main Tera Hero) Nominated
Screen Awards Best Actor Nominated
Star Guild Awards Best Actor in a Leading Role Nominated
BIG Star Entertainment Awards Most Entertaining Actor in a Romantic Film – Male Nominated
Main Tera Hero Most Entertaining Actor in a Comedy Film – Male Nominated
Most Entertaining Actor – Male Nominated
Star Guild Awards Best Actor in a Comic Role Won
Screen Awards Best Actor (Popular Choice) Nominated
International Indian Film Academy Awards Best Performance in a Comic Role Won
2016 Badlapur Filmfare Awards Best Actor Nominated
BIG Star Entertainment Awards Most Entertaining Actor in a Thriller Film – Male Won
Most Entertaining Actor in an Action Film – Male Won
ABCD 2 Star Guild Awards Best Actor in a Leading Role Nominated
Dilwale International Indian Film Academy Awards Best Actor Nominated
2017 Dishoom Zee Cine Awards Best Actor in a Comic Role Nominated
Star Screen Awards Star Screen Award for Best Comedian Won
International Indian Film Academy Awards Best Performance in a Comic Role Won
2018 Badrinath Ki Dulhania Star Screen Awards Best Actor in a Comic Role Won
Best Actor – Male (Popular) Nominated
Filmfare Awards Best Actor Nominated
Lions Gold Awards Favourite Best Actor Won
Zee Cine Awards Best Actor (Jury’s Choice) – Male Won
Judwaa 2 Best Actor (Viewer’s Choice) – Male Nominated
Star Screen Awards Best Actor in a Comic Role Nominated
October Indian Film Festival of Melbourne Best Actor Nominated
Jagran Film Festival Best Actor – Male Won
2019 Filmfare Awards Critics Best Actor in a Leading Role (Male) Nominated
Lions Gold Awards Best Actor Par Excellence (Male) Won
Sui Dhaaga Zee Cine Awards Best Actor (Viewer’s Choice) – Male Nominated

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