Sharan Sharma Age, Girlfriend, Family, Biography & More

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Profession: Film Director
Marital Status: Unmarried
Father: Sanjiv Sharma

Sharan Sharma

ProfessionFilm Director
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 175 cm
in meters- 1.75 m
in feet & inches- 5’ 9”
Weight (approx.)in kilograms- 60 kg
in pounds- 132 lbs
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
DebutFilm: Gunjan Saxena: The Kargil Girl (2020)
Sharan Sharma with Jhanvi Kapoor on the set of 'Gunjan Saxena The Kargil Girl'
Personal Life
Age Not Known
College/UniversityUniversity of Southern California, in Los Angeles
Educational QualificationBachelor's Degree in Business and Film from University of Southern California, in Los Angeles
Relationships & More
Marital StatusUnmarried
Affairs/GirlfriendsAkansha Ranjan Kapoor (rumoured) [1]Hindustan Times
Akansha Ranjan Kapoor with Sharan Sharma
ParentsFather- Sanjiv Sharma
Mother- Sangeena Sharma
A family photograph of Sharan Sharma
SiblingsBrother- None
Sister- Shania Sharma

Note: Photo in 'Parents' section.

Sharan Sharma with Jhanvi Kapoor

Some Lesser Known Facts About Sharan Sharma

  • Sharan Sharma is an Indian film director famous for directing the Bollywood movie ‘Gunjan Saxena: The Kargil Girl’ in 2020. He was rumoured to be in a relationship with actress Akansha Ranjan Kapoor in 2023.
  • After completing his graduation from the University of Southern California, he did some internships in the marketing departments of film companies in India and America.
  • While doing internships in film marketing, Sharan released his interest in storytelling rather than marketing. Therefore, he later went on to establish a career in film direction.
  • He entered the film industry as an assistant director of the film ‘Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani’ (2013).
  • Later, he worked on the film ‘Ae Dil Hai Mushkil’ (2016) and Lust Stories (2018) as a creative director.

    Sharan Sharma (second from right) on the set of 'Ae Dil Hai Mushkil'

    Sharan Sharma (second from right) on the set of ‘Ae Dil Hai Mushkil’

  • His debut film, ‘Gunjan Saxena: The Kargil Girl’ (2020), as an independent director, was initially supposed to be released in theatres, but because of the lockdown in India amid COVID-19 pandemic, the film was released on the streaming platform Netflix.
  • Before joining the film industry, he has been associated with Karan Johar’s Dharma Productions for nine years. He has also worked for eight episodes of the show ‘Koffee with Karan,’ as a personal team member of Karan Johar.
  • Sharan Sharma was nominated for ‘Best Director’ and ‘Best Film’ awards at the Filmfare Awards 2021 for his film ‘Gunjan Saxena: The Kargil Girl’ (2020).
  • Besides making films, he has a strong passion for playing cricket and also enjoys watching cricket documentaries. He considers MS Dhoni as his idol.