Alok Nath Age, Wife, Family, Children, Biography & More

Alok Nath Profile


Nick NameBabuji
ProfessionActor & producer
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 174 cm
in meters- 1.74 m
in feet inches- 5’ 7”
Weight (approx.)in Kilograms- 90 kg
in Pounds- 198 lbs
Eye ColourDark Brown
Hair ColourSalt & peper
Personal Life
Date of Birth10 July 1956
Age (as in 2018)62 Years
Birth PlaceKhagaria, Bihar, India
Zodiac sign/Sun signCancer
SchoolModern School, Barakhamba Road, Delhi
CollegeHindu College, Delhi
National School of Drama
Educational QualificationGraduate degree in Theatre
DebutTV: Rishtey-Naate (1980)
Film: Gandhi (1982)
Alok Nath in Gandhi (1982)
FamilyFather- Not Known
Mother- Not Known
Sisters- 2, Vinita Malik (Actress)
Vinita Malik
Brother- None
CasteMaithil Brahmin
Address901, Skydeck Oshiwara Complex, Off New Link Road, Andheri (West), Mumbai
HobbiesCollecting shoes, spending time with his pet dogs
Controversies• In June 2015, Alok Nath posted a selfie with her daughter on twitter as PM Modi had urged people to post their father-daughter selfies for 'Beti Bachao Beti Padhao' Campaign. On this, a woman named Kavita Krishnan posted a tweet calling PM Modi "Stalker PM Modi". However the tweet did not go down well, Alok Nath in a response posted an offensive tweet on her. You can see the full conversation in below snapshot:
Alok Nath Twitter Controversy
• In 2018, during the MeToo campaign, Navneet Nishan alleged that Alok Nath harassed her in the 1990s. She also made allegations that he called her a drug user in an interview to Movie magazine. Furthermore, actresses like Sandhya Mridul, Deepika Amin, and writer Vinita Nanda also accused him of sexual harassment.
• On 21 November 2018, Vinta Nanda filed an FIR against him for allegedly raping her.
Favourite Things
Favourite FilmThe Godfather
Favourite ColourRed
Favourite SportCricket
Girls, Affairs and More
Marital StatusMarried
Affairs/Girlfriends Neena Gupta (Actress)
Neena Gupta
Wife/SpouseAshu Singh
Alok Nath with Wife Ashu Singh
Marriage DateYear- 1987
ChildrenSon- Shivang Nath
Daughter- Junhai Nath
Junhai Nath and Shivank Nath
Style Quotient
Car CollectionAudi Q3, Audi A4

Alok Nath


Some Lesser Known Facts About Alok Nath

  • Does Alok Nath smoke?: Yes
  • Does Alok Nath drink alcohol?: Yes
  • Alok Nath’s father and grandfather both were doctors, so he was also expected to become one. But he was not interested in the profession.
  • He was an active participant in school and college skits. Eventually, he developed an interest in acting and joined the ‘National School of Drama’ to pursue a degree in theater.
  • Before coming to Mumbai, Alok Nath was an active theater artist in Delhi.
  •  Till 1986 he only played small and insignificant roles in Films. Lack of work and money led him to act in ‘Buniyad’ (1986), in which he played a character of an old man despite he was just twenty years old.Buniyad (1982)
  • He was very much appreciated for his work in Buniyad, resulting in more film offers for the parts of fathers rather than the roles of his age.
  • Alok Nath has acted as a Father to the actors who were younger to him, equal to his age and almost double of his age.
  • Alok Nath wanted to become a film star. But he was caught in the image of playing the role of fathers in the films. He wanted to break the stereotype. So he did a film Kamagni (1987) as the lead actor with Tina Munim (Ambani). But the film could not do well for his image and was a big flop.
  • Alok Nath had played Amitabh Bachchan‘s Father in ‘Agneepath’ (1990) when Amitabh Bachchan was 48 and he was just 34.Agneepath 1990
  • Alok Nath has only once refused to play a father’s role when he was asked to play Jeetendra‘s father.
  • In Dec 2013, when Alok Nath was completely inactive as an actor got his name trending on social media as some netizens had created a series of a funny meme on him.Aloknath meme
  • In his almost four decades long career, he has worked in around 500 films.