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Manish Paul Age, Height, Wife, Family, Children, Biography & More

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Hometown: Delhi
Wife: Sanyukta Paul
Age: 38 Years

Manish Paul

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Bio/Wiki
Profession(s)Actor, Model, Anchor, Television Host
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 185 cm
in meters- 1.85 m
in feet inches- 6’ 1”
Weight (approx.)in kilograms- 73 kg
in pounds- 161 lbs
Body Measurements (approx.)- Chest: 42 Inches
- Waist: 33 Inches
- Biceps: 15 Inches
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
Career
DebutFilm: Mickey Virus (2013)
TV: Ghost Bana Dost (2006)
Awards, Honours, Achievements • Best Entertainer Of The Year at the JustUrbane Awards
Manish Paul with the Best Entertainer award
• Best Host Award for Indian Idol 10 at the Telly Awards
Manish Paul with award
• PTC Film Award for Rising Star Entertainer Of The Year
Manish Paul with rising star entertainer of the year award
Personal Life
Date of Birth3 August 1981
Age (as in 2019)38 Years
BirthplaceMalviya Nagar, Delhi, India
Zodiac signLeo
NationalityIndian
HometownMalviya Nagar, Delhi, India
SchoolApeejay School, Delhi
College/UniversityCollege of Vocational Studies, University of Delhi, Delhi
Educational QualificationB.A. in Tourism
ReligionHinduism
HobbiesDoing Meditation, Doing Workout, Playing cricket and basketball
TattooOn The Right Wrist: Star Tattoo
Manish Paul Tattoo
Controversies• Manish annoyed Shahid Kapoor after he posted the wedding pictures of Shahid and his wife Mira on Twitter. Later, Shahid made sure that Paul skips the shooting of the dance reality show, Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa, at least for a day.
•Paul again upset the actor, Shahid Kapoor, by telling an inappropriate joke on his personal life on the sets of Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa season 8. Shahid who keeps his personal life away from the media got annoyed with his comments and expressed it too.
•Manish attracted controversy when he replaced Drashti Dhami in the season 7 of Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa. When asked about the same, Manish said, “Our friendship is not affected at all by this. I spoke to Drashti before taking up the show. She is a very dear friend of mine. When I told her I will be replacing her she graciously accepted that and there was no problem as such. I don’t know why Drashti got replaced.”
•Paul landed into a controversy in 2016 when he was offered asked to do a film on homosexuality with Anupam Kher’s son, Sikander Kher. Manish, on being asked if he was comfortable doing the film, he lip-locked Sikander in front of the cameras.
Relationships & More
Marital StatusMarried
Affairs/GirlfriendsSanyukta Paul
Family
Wife/SpouseSanyukta Paul (Teacher)
Manish Paul with his wife
ChildrenSon- Yuvann
Manish Paul with his son
Daughter- Saisha
Manish Paul with his daughter
ParentsFather- Jagmohan Paul (Accountant)
Manish Paul with his father
Mother- Name not known (Housewife)
Manish Paul with his mother
SiblingsBrother- Vevek Paul
Manish Paul with his brother Vevek Paul
Sister- Jyoti Paul Mohan
Favourite Things
Favourite FoodChole Bhature, Italian & Indian Cuisines
Favourite ActorAl Pacino
Favourite ActressesKatrina Kaif, Madhuri Dixit
Favourite ComedianBharti Singh
Favourite TV HostsAmitabh Bachchan, Farooq Shaikh, Shekhar Suman, Ellen DeGeneres
Favourite FilmJaane Bhi Do Yaaro (1983)
Favourite Holiday DestinationsJaipur, Interlaken in Switzerland
Favourite Fashion DesignerManish Malhotra
Favourite Sport Golf
Money Factor
Salary (approx.)Rs. 4 Crore
Net Worth (approx.)Rs. 2.5 Crore

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Some Lesser Known Facts About Manish Paul

  • Does Manish Paul smoke?: No
  • Does Manish Paul alcohol?: No
  • Manish Paul was born into a middle-class family in Delhi.

    Manish Paul in his childhood days

    Manish Paul in his childhood days

  • After completing his graduation, Manish began to work as a host at various schools and colleges.
  • Thereafter, he went to Mumbai to make a career in the entertainment industry.
  • During his initial days in Mumbai, he first worked as a VJ with Zee Music and then, hosted the morning drive time show “Kasa Kai Mumbai,” as an RJ at RadioCity.

    Manish Paul as an RJ at the Radiocity

    Manish Paul as an RJ at the RadioCity

  • Manish has worked in a few TV serials like “Chhoona Hai Aasmaan,” “Radhaa Ki Betiyaan Kuch Kar Dikhayengi,” “Zindadil,” “Ssshhhh…Phir Koi Hai,” “Wheel Ghar Ghar Mein,” and “Kahani Shuru with Love Guru.”
  • He married his school girlfriend Sanyukta after a 13-year long relationship.
  • Apart from TV hosting, he hosted around 18 award nights and other events.
  • Though he comes from a financial experts family, the only one who is least interested in studies.
  • He is a good friend of TV actor Siddharth Shukla.

    Manish Paul with Siddharth Shukla

    Manish Paul with Siddharth Shukla

  • He credits his father and his ability to retain most of what he heard, for his great sense of humour.
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