Sanjeev Kapoor (Chef) Height, Weight, Age, Wife, Biography & More

Sanjeev Kapoor

Real NameSanjeev Kapoor
NicknameChef Sanjeev and Rachael Ray of India
ProfessionMaster Chef
Physical Stats & More
Heightin centimeters- 178 cm
in meters- 1.78 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 10”
Weightin Kilograms- 72 kg
in Pounds- 159 lbs
Body Measurements- Chest: 38 Inches
- Waist: 30 Inches
- Biceps: 12 Inches
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
Personal Life
Date of Birth10 April 1964 (Friday)
Age (as of 2024)60 Years
Birth PlaceAmbala, Haryana, India
Zodiac sign/Sun signAries
HometownAmbala, Haryana, India
SchoolSt. Thomas School, Meerut
Kendriya Vidyalaya, Runjab Regimental Centre in Meerut Kent
St Marry’s Academy, Saharanpur
Government Model School, New Delhi
CollegeInstitute of Hotel Management (IHM) Pusa, Catering Technology & Applied Nutrition, New Delhi
Educational QualificationsHotel Management
DebutDebut TV : Khana Khazana (1993)
FamilyFather- Not Known (Banker)
Mother- Not Known
Brothers- 1 (Chartered Account)
Sisters- Namrata
Sanjeev Kapoor with his mother
ControversiesNot Known
Favourite Things
Favourite FoodBengali sandesh and pani puri
Favourite ActorAmitabh Bachchan
Favourite RestaurantNoma in Copenhagen, Denmark
Favourite DestinationNew Zealand
Girls, Affairs and More
Marital StatusMarried
Affairs/GirlfriendsNot Known
WifeAlyona Kapoor
Sanjeev Kapoor with his family
ChildrenDaughter- Kriti and Rachita
Son- N/A
Money Factor
SalaryNot Known
Net Worth$2 million

Sanjeev Kapoor

Some Lesser Known Facts About Sanjeev Kapoor

  • Does Sanjeev Kapoor smoke?: No
  • Does Sanjeev Kapoor drink alcohol?: No
  • Chef Sanjeev hosted shows like Khana Khazana, MasterChef India and Cook Smart.
  • Initially, Zee TV’s popular cooking show Khana Khazana’s name was “Shrimaan Bawarchi”, but on his suggestion, the name was changed.
  • Cumin, clove, pepper and cardamom are among his most favourites spices.
  • The Government of India awarded him as the “Best Chef of India.”
  • His show “Khana Khazana” is the longest cooking show with the span of 13 years and broadcasted in 120 countries.
  • He was a bright student and always came in the top 5, in his school.
  • He wanted to become a doctor as he took Biology as his main subject in Matric.
  • His friend Jasmit Singh a.k.a Sunny turned his fortunes as he adviced him to fill the form of hotel management, which turned out to be the right decision.
  • He did his management trainee program from India Tourism Development Corporation (ITDC).
  • He is the brand ambassador for “Sweekar Advanced” sunflower oil brand.
  • His book “How to Cook Indian” was the ‘Summer Cookbooks of the year 2011’ in New York Times.
  • Reader’s Digest listed him at No. 31 in 100 of India’s Most Trusted persons in  2010.