Asif Basra


Real NameAsif Basra
Profession Indian Film and Theater Actor
Famous Role(s)/Famous For American Comedy Film "Outsourced "(2008)
Hikki ( 2018)
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 170 cm
in meters- 1.70 m
in feet inches-5 ’ 7”
Weight (approx.)in kilograms60 kg
in pounds- 132.277 lbs
Body Measurements (approx.)- Chest: 36 inches
- Waist: 32 inches
- Biceps:13 inches
Eye ColourBrown
Hair ColourBlack/ Gray
Personal Life
Date of Birth30 Nov 1970
Age (as in 2018) 48 Years
Birth PlaceAmravati, Maharastra, India
Zodiac sign/Sun signSagittarius
SignatureAsif Basra
Nationality Indian
HometownAmravati, Maharashtra, India
SchoolDnyanmata High School
College/UniversityVMV College, Amravati ( Mumbai University)
Educational QualificationBSC( Physics)

Computer Course
DebutFilm: Main Madhuri Dixit Banna Chahti Hoon (2003) ()
TV: Not Known ()
CasteNot known
Food HabitNon-Vegetarian
AddressMumbai, Maharashtra
Awards/Honours/Achievements ohn Schlesinger Award at the Palm Springs International Film Festival, 2007

Audience Award for Best Feature at the Indian Film Festival of LA, 2007
Girls, Affairs and More
Marital StatusNot Known
Affairs/GirlfriendsNot Known
Wife/SpouseNot known
ChildrenSon- Not Known
Daughter- Not Known
ParentsFather-Name Not Known
Mother-Name Not Known
Favourite Things
Favourite Actor Naseeruddin Shah
Favourite ActressMaadhavi
Favourite FilmBollywood- Not Known
Favourite SingerNeha Kakkar
Favourite TV ShowsIndian: -Coke TV Studio

American:- Not Known
Money Factor
Net Worth ₹58,35,15,000

Some Lesser Known Facts about Asif  Basra

  • The famous theatre actor Asif Basra was born on 30 Nov 1970  in a small village of Amravati in Maharastra, India.
  • He had a special interest in acting since the childhood that helped him to establish himself as an actor.
  • Basra belonged to a very humble family and never took any acting training.
  • Asif was passionate enough to take an active part in film festivals during his school and college days.
  • Although, he tried hard to keep himself aloof from this field, yet he was drawn towards theatre.
  • He completed his BSc in Physics from Mumbai University and later joined a computer course.
  • Initially, he chose to do a desk job while acting remained a hidden hobby in his mind.
  • Asif used to spend his entire salary watching plays and at times he went for production by Salim house.
  • He was a great fan of Ghouse who got very impressed with this fact and invited  Basra to join theatre as a profession. His debut play was  “HAMLET” and the second one was “Merchant of Venus”.Asif Basra English plays
  • Besides English dramas, he also took an active part in Hindi and Urdu plays.
  • Asif holds a special credit for playing the roles of five different characters in Firoz Shah’s acclaimed theatre act MahatmaV/S Gandhi.
  • In 1996, Basra resigned from his 9-5 job due to his flourishing career in the Indian Theatre.
  • His step was to establish himself in the field of the Television industry and this way made an entry into the film industry.
  • He made his debut on the big screen with an English film “Quicksand” in 2002.
  • Anurag Kashyap’s Black Friday” was his Bollywood film, followed by Rahul Dholakia’s film Perzania. Both these films became very popular in a very short time and earned Asif great reputation.
  • He is often seen training young talents by organizing acting workshops at Prithvi Theater during summer vacations in schools and colleges.Asif Basra workshop
  • Asif has recently taken an active part in 2018 Hindi family drama Hichki directed by Siddharth P Malhotra.
  • Basra appeared in many English language productions and often played a major role in them.
  • He was becoming increasingly popular during the period of 1991-1996 due to his excellent theatrical performance.
  • Asif has made acting his full-time profession for 20 years and continued to star in the films on a regular basis.
  • This highly talented actor has featured in several Hindi movies like ” Jab We Met”, “Kai Po Chi”, “Black Friday”, ” Lamaha”, ” Parzania “and “Krish3”.

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