Vicky Kaushal is a popular Indian actor who works in Hindi cinema who is known for his role as Deepak Kumar in the film Masaan (2015) and is listed in Forbes India’s Celebrity 100 list of 2019.
|Real Name||Vicky Kaushal|
|Date of Birth||16 May 1988|
|Age (in 2021)||33 years|
|Born in||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|Homeland||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|Qualification||Bachelor’s in Electronics and Telecommunications|
He was born on 16 May 1988 into a Punjabi-Brahim well-settled family in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India, and grew up there. Vicky Kaushal’s age is 33 years as of 2021.
Since his childhood, he always showed an interest in acting and used to perform in his school dramas, skits, functions & competitions. He did his early schooling at the Sheth Chunilal Damodardas Barfivala High School in Mumbai and got enrolled in the Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Technology in Mumbai for his degree.
Vicky narrates himself in his childhood as a regular kid who had an interest in studies, playing cricket, and watching films. His father, Sham Kaushal, a subsequent action director, wanted Vicky to have a bright future that is why Vicky chooses to pursue his career in electronics and telecommunications.
During his visit to an IT company, he made up his mind of not doing a half-day job sitting in front of a computer. So, he took a job for a short period and started going on to sets with his father which gave a boost to his love for acting.
After that, he decided to join the theatre then moved towards film acting. Vicky started off a career in 2012 and is today listed as one of the highest-paid and popular actors.
After his decision to become an actor, he joined Kishore Namit Kapoor Acting Institute based in Mumbai to sharp his acting skills.
Vicky started his career in 2012 by assisting the director Anurag Kashyap with his film Gangs of Wasseypur, before this, he used to play in theatre under Naseeruddin Shah and Manav Kaul.
He got his first role as an actor in the film Luv Shuv Tey Chicken Khurana portraying the role of Young Omi.
With the successful act in Luv Shuv Tey Chicken Khurana, he was offered a lead role by director Vasan Bala in the short film Greek (2013).
In 2015, He did a life changing lead role as Deepak Kumar in the film Masaan which got him lots of fame & recognization in the Bollywood cinema.
Kaushal holds several awards for his acting skills including 2 Filmfare awards, Natinal Award, Zee Cine Award, Screen Awards, Stardust Awards & many more.
Vicky Kaushal’s height is 6′ 3” (191 Centi Meters) and his weight is 70 Kilograms (Approximately).
|Height (Approximately)||191 Centi Meters (6′ 3”)|
|Weight (Approximately)||70 Kilograms|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
|Film||Luv Shuv Tey Chicken Khurana (2012)|
His father’s name is Sham Kaushal, a stuntman and subsequent action director and his mother’s name is Veena Kaushal, a housewife.
|Father Name||Sham Kaushal|
|Mother Name||Veena Kaushal|
He has a younger brother, Sunny Kaushal, an actor who also works in Hindi cinema.
|Siblings||A younger brother|
|Brother Name||Sunny Kaushal|
Girlfriends / Affairs
Affair / Girlfriend
- Harleen Sethi
- The Secret
- Burano Island, Italy
- Strangers in the Night
- 12 Angry Men
- Jo Jeeta Wahi Sikander
- Gangs of Wasseypur
- Kaho Na Pyaar Hai
- Black Friday
- Nawazuddin Siddiqui
- Hrithik Roshan
- Jalebi with rabri
- Pani puri
- Aloo paratha
- Chinese cuisine
- Chicken Tikka
- Prison Break
- Game of Thrones
- Cold Coffee
- Jennifer Aniston
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- Mercedes Benz GLC SUV
Vicky Kaushal has a net worth of 80 Crore INR with an earning of 3.5+ crore Indian Rupees per film. (Approximately)
Facts & Info
- Shah Rukh Khan appreciated Vicky’s acting skills after watching his web series “Lust Stories and called him. According to Vicky, He was so overjoyed that he could sleep peacefully the whole night.
- He drinks Alcohol and loves Beer.
- He shared that during a performance in his school’s function, his belt came off and his pants were very near to fall off.
- Katrina Kaif once said that She and Vicky would look good together.
- Kaushal has a close relationship with his mother. According to him, he calls his mother every morning to tell her how he spent his previous day and what he is going to eat or do today.
- In an Interview, He disclosed that he is bad at flirting as once a girl flew from a city to spend time with Vicky at a party, but he went out from the party with a girl. Even if a boy is flirting with him, according to him he can’t even pick up the hints.
- He’s a fitness freak and loves to gym.
- He likes to play Veena in his free time and shared his video of playing the tone of Ae Watan, Watan mere, abaad rahe Tu song.
- Kaushal love dogs and also owns a pet dog named Shifu.
- He is scared of watching horror films even when all the lights are turned on and in the daytime too.
- On his Instagram account, he shared his time as an assistant director for the film Gangs of Wasseypur and cherished his work behind the camera on 14 August 2020.
- Since his choldhood, he is a hard-core fan of actor Hrithik Roshan.
- In his teenage days, he used to be shy, introverted, and a skinny boy.
- His father moved to Mumba in the year 1978 and goes through a tough time but his hard work paid off and he became a popular action film director.
- He went to Varanasi a month before the shoot of the film Masaan, to lose weight and to know the way of living there & the local accent at Manikarnika Ghat.