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Satish Kaushik Age, Wife, Children, Family, Biography & More

Satish Kaushik

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Bio/Wiki
Full NameSatish Chandra Kaushik
Profession(s)Actor, Producer, Director, Screenwriter
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 165 cm
in meters- 1.65 m
in feet inches- 5’ 5”
Weight (approx.)in kilograms- 90 kg
in pounds- 200 lbs
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourSalt & Pepper
Personal Life
Date of Birth13 April 1956
Age (as in 2018) 62 Years
BirthplaceDelhi, India
Zodiac sign/Sun signAries
NationalityIndian
HometownDhanounda, Mahendragarh district, East Punjab
College/UniversityKirori Mal College, New Delhi (1972)
National School of Drama (NSD), New Delhi (1978)
Film and Television Institute of India, Pune.
Educational QualificationNot Known
DebutFilm (Director): Roop Ki Rani Choron Ka Raja (1993)
Satish Kaushik Debut Film as Director, Roop Ki Rani Choron Ka Raja
Film (Actor): Masoom (1983)
Satish Kaushik Debut Film As An Actor, Masoom
TV (Actor): The Great Indian Family Drama (2015)
Satish Kaushik Debut TV Show
ReligionHinduism
CasteBrahman
Food HabitNon-Vegetarian
HobbiesTravelling, Singing
Awards, Honours, Achievements Filmfare Best Comedian Award:
1990: For Ram Lakhan
1997: For Saajan Chale Sasural

• Screen Videocon Award for Philips Top Ten for co-writing and anchoring the show
Girls, Affairs, and More
Marital StatusMarried
Marriage Date12 May
Family
Wife/SpouseShashi Kaushik
Satish Kaushik With His Wife
ChildrenSon- None
Daughter- Vanshika Kaushik
Satish Kaushik With His Daughter
ParentsNames Not Known
SiblingsBrother- 2, Names Not Known
Sister- 3, Names Not Known
Favourite Things
Favourite Director(s)Robert De Niro, Abhishek Chaubey
Favourite Actor(s)Salman Khan, Anil Kapoor, Jackie Shroff, Amitabh Bachchan, Om Puri, Varun Dhawan
Favourite ActressesSri Devi, Madhuri Dixit, Kajol
Favourite Film(s)Upkar (1967), Mughal-E-Azam (1960), Madhumati (1958)
Favourite TV ShowsMahakumbh, Razia Sultan, Devon Ke Dev...Mahadev
Money Factor
Net Worth (approx.)₹6.3 Crore

Satish Kaushik

Some Lesser Known Facts About Satish Kaushik

  • Does Satish Shah smoke?: Not Known
  • Does Satish Shah drink alcohol?: Yes
  • He grew up in Naiwala Gali, Karolbagh, Delhi, then moved to Pune after completing his graduation and took admission in Film and Television Institute of India.
  • Though he has become an established actor in Bollywood, he has been connected to the theatre ever since he first started doing theatre in his struggling period.
  • One of his noted roles as a theatre artist is of “Willy Loman” in ‘Salesman Ramlal’ (a Hindi-language play).
  • In 1983, he got an opportunity to work with Shekhar Kapoor as an assistant director in the film ‘Masoom’. He has also appeared in the film as an actor.

  • He wrote the dialogues for the Bollywood flick ‘Jaane Bhi Do Yaaron’ (1983) directed by Kundan Shah,  and also worked as an assistant director and actor as well.

  • He did not stop making films despite the failure he faced. In 1999, he gave his first hit ‘Hum Aapke Dil Mein Rehte Hain’ to Bollywood.

  • In 2003, his directorial film “Tere Naam,” starring Salman Khan and Bhumika Chawlahit the box office bagging public and critics acclaim.

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  • He co-founded a new film company named ‘Karol Bagh Productions’ with Anupam Kher, who was his batchmate in NSD.
  • In 2009, his directorial film ‘Teree Sang’ throws light on the issues of teenage pregnancy. It was the first film made under his production house.

  • After 16 years of his marriage with Shashi Kaushik,  the couple was blessed with a baby girl (2012). In an interview, he revealed that he lost his son ‘Shanu’ when he was just 2 years old.

    Satish Kaushik With His Wife and Daughter

    Satish Kaushik With His Wife and Daughter

  • He was in the pivotal role in SAB TV’s show ‘The Great Indian Family Drama as Nawaab Jung Bahadur’ in 2015.

  • In 2015, he supported the student’s agitation against FTII
  • In 2016, he returned on the screen after a considerable gap through the show ‘Sumit Sambhal Lega’ playing the role of Sumit’s father.

  • In April 2018, Satish took to Twitter on the completion of 25 years of his first directorial film “Roop Ki Rani Choron Ka Raja,” apologizing to producer Boney Kapoor because of the box office failure film left him broke after its release.

    Satish Kaushik's Tweet

    Satish Kaushik’s Tweet

  • In 2018, he was seen playing the role of Diljit Dosanjh‘s father in the film “Soorma.”
  • Most noted roles of all time of his acting career were: “Calendar” in Mr. India, “Chanu Ahmed” in Sarah Gavron’s British film ‘Brick Lane’ (2007), and “Pappu Pager” in Deewana Mastana.
  • In his 30 years of work experience in Bollywood, he has worked in more than 100 movies in different capacities including acting, assistant direction,  production, and TV.
  • Apart from Bollywood, he was a part of Chandigarh Film City project in alliance with Parsavnath Developers  (a real estate company). Parsavnath Developers had to leave the venture when exposed by the media for the foul play witnessed in the project.
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