Deepak Tijori Height, Weight, Age, Affairs, Wife, Children, Biography & More

Deepak Tijori

Real NameDeepak Tijori
ProfessionActor, Director, Producer
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 173 cm
in meters- 1.73 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 8”
Weight (approx.)in Kilograms- 82 kg
in Pounds- 181 lbs
Body Measurements- Chest: 42 Inches
- Waist: 35 Inches
- Biceps: 13 Inches
Eye ColourLight Brown
Hair ColourBlack
Personal Life
Date of Birth28 August 1961
Age (as in 2017)56 Years
Birth PlaceMumbai, Maharashtra, India
Zodiac sign/Sun signVirgo
HometownMumbai, Maharashtra, India
SchoolNot Known
CollegeNarsee Monjee College of Commerce and Economics, Mumbai
Educational QualificationGraduate
DebutFilm: Tera Naam Mera Naam (1988)
TV: Bigg Boss 1 (2006)
Direction: Oops (2003)
FamilyFather- Not Known
Mother- Not Known
Brother- Not Known
Sister- Not Known
Address4-BHK house in Goregaon, Mumbai
ControversiesIn April 2017, he was thrown out of his house by his wife Shivani due to his alleged extramarital affair. However, allegedly a twist came when Deepak realised via his counsellor that he and Shivani were not even legally married as according to him Shivani never legally divorced her first husband, making her marriage to Deepak illegal.
Favourite Things
Favourite ActorAamir Khan
Favourite MusiciansMichael Jackson, Anu Malik
Girls, Affairs and More
Marital StatusSeparated
Affairs/Girlfriends Shivani Tijori (Fashion Designer)
Wife/SpouseShivani Tijori (Fashion Designer, Separated)
Deepak Tijori wife Shivani Tijori
ChildrenSon- N/A
Daughter- Samara Tijori
Deepak Tijori daughter Samara Tijori

Deepak Tijori

Some Lesser Known Facts About Deepak Tijori

  • Does Deepak Tijori smoke?: No
  • Does Deepak Tijori drink alcohol?: No
  • Deepak started his career with theatre and some odd jobs such as a space seller, front office manager. At that time, Deepak Tijori, Aamir Khan, Paresh Rawal, Ashutosh Gowariker, Vipul Shah were part same theatre group, college, and locality.
  • Milind Soman was the first choice for the role of Shekhar Malhotra in ‘Jo Jeeta Wohi Sikandar’ (1992), but he quit after few days of shooting and was replaced by Deepak Tijori. Moreover, Akshay Kumar also auditioned for this role but he was rejected.
  • For around 3 years, he struggled a lot to get acting opportunities and only managed to do small roles. During this struggling period, he nearly gave up on films. Fortunately for him, Mahesh Bhatt gave him a break in ‘Aashiqui’ (1990), after which things got better for him.
  • He has a production company called ‘Tijori Films.’
  • His daughter, Samara, was kidnapped at the age of 13, but was later released.
  • In 2006, he participated in ‘Bigg Boss 1’ but was evicted after a month.
  • After a gap of 7 years, he made his direction comeback with ‘Do Lafzon Ki Kahani’ (2016).
  • He is a vegetarian.
  • He is an avid animal lover and has 2 pet dogs, ‘Frazer’ and ‘Muffin.’