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Shekhar Suman Height, Age, Wife, Family, Biography

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Age: 61 Years
Hometown: Patna, Bihar
Wife: Alka Kapur

Shekhar Suman

Bio
ProfessionActor
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)5' 8" (173 cm)
Weight (approx.)65 Kg (143 lbs)
Body Measurements (approx.)- Chest: 40 Inches
- Waist: 29 Inches
- Biceps: 14 Inches
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
Personal Life
Date of Birth7 December 1962
Age (as of 2023)61 Years
BirthplaceKadam Kuan, Patna, Bihar, India
Zodiac signSagittarius
NationalityIndian
HometownKadam Kuan, Patna, Bihar, India
School St Xaviers, Patna, Bihar
Vikas Vidyalaya, Ranchi
CollegeRamjas College in Delhi,
Educational Qualification Graduate in History
DebutFilm Debut : Utsav (1984)
TV Debut : Dekh Bhai Dekh (1993)
FamilyFather- Phani Bhushan Prasad (Doctor)
Mother- Usha Prasad
Brothers- N/A
Sisters- 3
Shekhar Suman with his family
ReligionHinduism
AddressAndheri West, Mumbai
HobbiesPower Yoga, exercise and Singing
Controversies• He got annoyed with singers like Sonu Nigam, Sunidhi Chauhan, Nikhil D'Souza and Neeti Mohan for refusing to sign the contract with T-series for his film "Heartless."
• A case was registerd against him for provoking religious sentiments with his remarks on Dera Sacha Sauda Chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh.
Favourites
Food Mushroom and Paprika Pizza and Chicken Salad
ActorAmitabh Bachchan and Dilip Kumar
Film Mughal-E-Azam, Anand and Love Story
Travel DestinaionUnited Kingdom
Girls, Affairs and More
Marital StatusMarried
WifeAlka Kapur
Shekhar Suman with his wife and son
ChildrenDaughter- None
Son- Adhyayan Suman (Actor), Late Aayush Suman
Money Factor
Salary4 Lacs/ episode (INR)
Net Worth20 Crore (INR)

Shekhar Suman

Some Lesser Known Facts About Shekhar Suman

  • Does Shekhar Suman smoke?: Yes
  • Does Shekhar Suman drink alcohol?: No
  • Shekhar has done dozens of TV shows, most popular among which are Dekh Bhai Dekh, Movers and Shakers, Comedy Circus,  Reporter and Kabhi Idhar Kabhi Udha.
  • He supported Narendra Modi in the 2014 Lok Sabha elections.
  • He had a rivalry with actor Shatrughan Sinha as he stood against him in the 2009 Bihar assembly elections as the Congress candidate from Patna Sahib.
  • He made a movie called “Heartless” in 2014 by taking his son as the main lead, but it was a flop, though it was praised critically.
  • During his schooling, he was good at  debating, theatre and NCC (National Cadet Corps).
  • He wanted to join Navy but ended up being an actor.
  • After the release of his debut movie Utsav, he signed around 30 films, half of them never took off; Anubhav and Naache Mayuri were his hits out of them.
  • He made the headlines by signing a Rs 25-crore contract for his super-hit show “Movers & Shakers.”
  • Being a music lover, in 2007 he released his debut music album “Kuch Khwaab Aise.”
  • On 7 May 2024, he joined the Bharatiya Janata Party.

    Shekhar Suman with JP Nadda after joining the Bharatiya Janata Party

    Shekhar Suman with JP Nadda after joining the Bharatiya Janata Party