Saurabh Shukla Height, Weight, Age, Wife, Biography & More

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Bio
Real Name Saurabh Shukla
Nickname Not Known
Profession Actor, Director and Screenwriter
Physical Stats & More
Height in centimeters- 168 cm
in meters- 1.68 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 6”
Weight in Kilograms- 82 kg
in Pounds- 181 lbs
Eye Colour Dark Brown
Hair Colour Salt & Pepper (semi-bald)
Personal Life
Date of Birth 5 March 1963
Age (as in 2016) 53 Years
Birth Place Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh, India
Zodiac sign/Sun sign Pisces
Nationality Indian
Hometown Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh, India
School Not Known
College/University Khalsa College, Delhi, India
Educational Qualifications Not Known
Debut Actor:- Played the role of Kailash in the Hindi film- Bandit Queen (1994)

Screenwriter:- Hindi Film- Satya (1998)

Director:- Hindi Film, Mudda – The Issue (2003)
Family Father- Not Known (vocalist)
Mother- Dr. Jogmaya Shukla (Tabla Player)
Brother- One (elder)
Sister- N/A
Religion Hinduism
Address 202, Green Crest, F 19, Yamuna Nagar, Andheri West, Mumbai - 400053, Near Lokhandwala
Hobbies Reading , Writing, Watching Films
Favourite Things
Favourite Film Maker Shekhar Kapoor
Girls, Affairs and More
Marital Status Married
Affairs/Girlfriends Not Known
Wife/Spouse Shukla Barnali Ray
Children Son- Not Known
Daughter- Not Known

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Some Lesser Known Facts about Saurabh Shukla

  • Does Saurabh Shukla Smoke?: Not Known
  • Does Saurabh Shukla Drink Alcohol?: Not Known
  • He was born to a family of musicians in the Gorakhpur district of Uttar Pradesh in India.
  • His father is a vocalist while his mother is the first woman Tabla player of India.
  • His family moved to Delhi from Gorakhpur, when he was two years old.
  • In his childhood, his parents allowed him and his elder brother to watch at least four films a week.
  • He wanted to become a film-maker when he was in class six.
  • He did theaters in Delhi from 1984 to 1993 and had no desire to act in cinema.
  • He was first cast in a film by Shekhar Kapoor who was making Bandit Queen in 1994.
  • Bandit Queen fame, Seema Biswas, was her classmate at the National School of Drama (NSD) in Delhi.
  • When Shekhar Kapoor approached him for his role in Bandit Queen, Shukla was shooting for the TV show- Tehkikaat (Doordarshan crime drama) in which he did the role of Vijay Anand’s sidekick Gopi
  • He played the character of Constable Srinivas in the Golden Globe and Academy Award-winning Hollywood film- Slumdog Millionaire
  • For his role in Jolly LLB, he won the National Film Award for Best Supporting Actor in 2014. 
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