Akash Khurana (Actor) Age, Wife, Family, Biography & More

Akash Khurana

Real NameAkash Khurana
Other NameDr. Khurana
Profession(s)Actor, Screenwriter, Director, Theatre Artist, Entrepreneur
Famous ForPortraying the roles of 'father' in Hindi TV serials and movies
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 170 cm
in meters- 1.70 m
in feet inches- 5’ 7”
Weight (approx.)in kilograms- 80 kg
in pounds- 176 lbs
Eye ColourAmber
Hair ColourSalt and Pepper (Semi- Bald)
Personal Life
Date of BirthNot Known
AgeNot Known
BirthplaceNagpur, Maharashtra, India
HometownNagpur, Maharashtra, India
SchoolSt. Francis De'Sales High School, Nagpur, Maharashtra
College/InstitutesNational Institute of Technology, Rourkela, Odisha, India
XLRI - Xavier School of Management, Jamshedpur, Jharkhand, India
Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai, Maharashtra
Educational QualificationsDegree in Mechanical Engineering
Post Graduate in Business Management
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Master of Philosophy (M. Phil.)
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.)
DebutFilm (Actor): Kalyug (1981)Akash Khurana- Kalyug
TV (Actor): Satyajit Ray Presents (1986)
TV (Screenwriter): Swayam (1990)
TV (Director): Front Page (1993)
Award'Nandi Award' for playing the lead in the Telugu film 'Dr. Ambedkar'
Girls, Affairs, and More
Marital StatusMarried
Wife/SpouseMeera KhuranaAkash Khurana with his wife, sons and daughter-in-law
ChildrenSons- Akarsh Khurana (Elder- Director), Adhaar Khurana (Younger)- photo in the parents' section; above
Daughter- Not Known
ParentsNames Not Known
Favourite Things
Favourite Food(s)Pav Bhaji, Aloo Puri
Favourite ActorsAmitabh Bachchan, Rishi Kapoor
Favourite ActressRekha
Favourite DestinationKochi

Akash Khurana

Some Lesser Known Facts About Akash Khurana 

  • Before entering the entertainment industry, he worked for the Tata Motors for eight years, and then, he moved to the hospitality industry where he worked as a management consultant.
  • Akash is a co-founder of Nimbus Communications (a leading sports, media, and entertainment company) where he became an HR Advisor, Chief Creative Officer, CEO and MD, and Chairman.
  • Initially, he did a lot of theatres with renowned theatre personalities- Satyadev Dubey, Sunil Shanbag, and Naseeruddin Shah. He has also been associated with over 30 theatre plays.
  • Akash started his career as a film actor in 1981.
  • He has worked in more than 60 Hindi films like  ‘Ardhy Satya’, ‘Saaransh’, ‘Kabzaa’, ‘Jurm’, ‘Saudagar’, ‘Diljale’, ‘Jaan’, ‘Barfi!’, etc.
  • Akash also worked in Hindi TV serials as an actor and director. Some of his popular TV serials are ‘Sara Jahan Hamara’, ‘Guftagoo’, ‘Rishtey’, ‘Kuch Ret Kuch Pani ‘, etc.
  • He has also written 20+ screenplays including ‘Aashiqui and Baazigar’, ‘Aakrosh’, ‘Kartoos’, ‘Yeh Aashiqui Meri’, ‘Betaabi’, ‘Itihaas’, etc.
  • Akash has conducted several workshops on acting, screenwriting, and filmmaking.
  • Akash was a spokesperson for the media and entertainment industry on the national forums FICCI and CII and has been a Rotarian at the Rotary Club of Bombay North Island.
  • He likes to play musical instruments like drum and piano.