Jay Thakkar Height, Age, Girlfriend, Family, Biography & More

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Hometown: Mumbai
Age: 24 Years
Marital Status: Unmarried

Jay Thakkar

Full nameJay Thakkar
Famous For• C.I.D. (2011)
• Laakhon Mein Ek (2017)
• UP65 (2023)
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 170 cm
in meters- 1.70 m
in feet & inches- 5’ 7”
Weight (approx.)in kilograms- 60 kg
in pounds- 132 lbs
Body Measurements (approx.)- Chest: 40 Inches
- Waist: 30 Inches
- Biceps: 13 Inches
Eye ColourDark Brown
Hair ColourBlack
DebutFilm: Maan Gaye Mughal-e-Azam (2008)
Maan Gaye Mughal-e-Azam
TV: Amber Dhara (2007)
Jay Thakkar in Amber Dhara
Reality Shows: Boogie Woogie (2007)
Jay Thakkar - Boogie Woogie
Web Series: Laakhon Mein Ek – Season 1 (2017) aired on Amazon Prime
Laakhon Mein Ek
Awards, Honours, Achievements • Kutch Shakti National Award
• Colors Golden Petal Award
• Indian Telly Award
• IFA Award Vividhaa Award
• International Award for Best Actor
• National Award for Youngest Entertainer
• Kutch Shakti National Award for Best Actor

Personal Life
Date of Birth15 November 1999 (Monday)
Age (as of 2023) 24 Years
BirthplaceMumbai, Maharashtra
Zodiac signScorpio
HometownMumbai, Maharashtra
SchoolMCC College, Mumbai
College/UniversityVinayak Ganesh Vaze College of Arts, Science & Commerce, Mumbai, Maharashtra
Educational Qualification• Postgraduate in Mass Media Marketing and Advertising
• Graduation from Vinayak Ganesh Vaze College of Arts, Science & Commerce, Mumbai, Maharashtra
Relationships & More
Marital StatusUnmarried
ParentsFather- Name Not Know
Jay Thakkar with his father
Mother- Name Not Known
Jay Thakkar with his mother
SiblingsSister- Mahima Thakkar
Jay Thakkar with sister
ActorShah Rukh Khan
Drink(s)Pehelwaan Thandai, Coffee, Tea
QuoteHonesty Saves Everyone’s Time
SongTujhe Dekh Dekh Sona
Style Quotient
Car CollectionMaruti Suzuki [1]Instagram - Jay Thakkar


Some Lesser Known Facts About Jay Thakkar

  • Jay Thakkar, an Indian actor, has gained recognition for his notable roles in popular productions such as C.I.D. (2011), Laakhon Mein Ek (2017), and UP65 (2023).
  • Jay Thakkar and his family are followers of the Hindu faith. [2]Instagram – Jay Thakkar
  • He appeared in various television shows including Uttaran (2008), Laagi Tujhse Lagan (2009), Gutur Gu (2010), C.I.D. (2011), Choti Si Zindagi (2011), Laakhon Mein Ek (2017), and several others.
  • He went on to feature in numerous films such as Accident on the Hill Road (2009), Madholal Keep Walking (2009), Main Krishna Hoon (2013), Dream Girl (2019), and several others. He also appeared in web series.
  • He has been part of web series like Ek Dujey Keh Vaaste – Season 2 (2021) and UP65 (2023).
  • Jay Thakkar is enthusiastic about fitness and regularly visits the gym to stay in shape. [3]Instagram – Jay Thakkar
  • In 2015, he took part in the shooting of a Hollywood-Russian film called Rodina.
  • In addition to acting, he has a strong interest in various aspects of filmmaking, including cinematography, art directing, dubbing, production design, editing, and more.
  • Jay Thakkar faced numerous rejections and encountered significant challenges while trying to establish himself in the entertainment industry. Despite lacking influential contacts and a strong financial background, both he and his mother remained focused on achieving success. Jay would travel for long hours, spending time on buses and trains, to attend auditions, only to face continuous rejections. This struggle persisted for a period of 2-3 years until he unexpectedly received an opportunity to act in an advertisement. Subsequently, he had the privilege of appearing in energy drink commercials alongside renowned figures like Mahendra Singh Dhoni and Sachin Tendulkar when he was just six years old. In 2007, he made his television debut in the show “Amber Dhara,” which aired on Sony Entertainment Television. [4]The Times of India
  • During Jay’s school days, he consistently achieved first place in various competitions such as Mall Fest competitions, Inter-Society competitions, dance competitions, fancy dress competitions, and more. Observing his passion and remarkable talent across multiple domains, one of his neighbours suggested to his mother that he should be enrolled in the entertainment industry. This advice led to an opportunity for Jay to enter the world of entertainment and pursue his interests. [5]The Times of India
  • Jay Thakkar is an avid cyclist and frequently begins his day by going for a morning cycling ride. [6]Instagram – Jay Thakkar
  • He has a deep affection for dogs and is a devoted dog lover. He frequently shares pictures with dogs on his various social media accounts. [7]Instagram – Jay Thakkar
  • Jay Thakkar is frequently invited as a Chief Guest to various events and occasions. His presence adds value and importance to these gatherings. [8]Instagram – Jay Thakkar
  • Jay Thakkar is not only a trained boxer but also actively practices boxing to maintain his fitness levels. Alongside boxing, he possesses a strong passion for other disciplines such as Taekwondo, Karate, Calisthenics, and CrossFit. These activities contribute to his overall fitness and well-being. [9]Instagram – Jay Thakkar
  • Jay Thakkar is a devoted follower of Lord Ganesha and frequently shares pictures of Lord Ganesha on his Instagram account. His posts reflect his deep reverence and devotion towards Lord Ganesha. [10]Instagram – Jay Thakkar
  • Jay Thakkar achieved the remarkable feat of securing the first rank at Vinayak Ganesh Vaze College of Arts, Science & Commerce in Mumbai, Maharashtra. He earned this distinction by scoring an impressive 95% in his F.Y.B.M.M. (First Year Bachelor of Mass Media) exams. [11]Instagram – Jay Thakkar
  • In his 12th HSC (Higher Secondary Certificate) examination held in 2016-2017, Jay Thakkar achieved an outstanding score of 91.23%. Notably, he became the top scorer in Maharashtra in the subject of S.P. (Statistics and Probability). Jay pursued his studies at MCC College in Mumbai, Maharashtra.

    Jay Thakkar - Certificate

    Certificate of Jay Thakkar

  • According to available sources, Jay Thakkar embarked on his acting journey at the young age of 8.