Shekhar Suman Height, Weight, Age, Wife & More

Shekhar Suman

Real NameShekhar Suman
Physical Stats & More
Heightin centimeters- 173 cm
in meters- 1.73 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 8”
Weightin Kilograms- 66 kg
in Pounds- 145 lbs
Body Measurements- Chest: 40 Inches
- Waist: 29 Inches
- Biceps: 14 Inches
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
Personal Life
Date of Birth7 December 1962
Age (as in 2016)54 Years
Birth PlaceKadam Kuan, Patna, Bihar, India
Zodiac sign/Sun signSagittarius
HometownKadam Kuan, Patna, Bihar, India
School St Xaviers, Patna, Bihar
Vikas Vidyalaya, Ranchi
CollegeRamjas College in Delhi,
Educational Qualifications 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
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.
Favourite Things
Favourite Food Mushroom and Paprika Pizza and Chicken Salad
Favourite ActorAmitabh Bachchan and Dilip Kumar
Favourite Film Mughal-E-Azam, Anand and Love Story
Favourite DestinaionUnited Kingdom
Girls, Affairs and More
Marital StatusMarried
Affairs/GirlfriendsNot Known
WifeAlka Kapur
Shekhar Suman with his wife and son
ChildrenDaughter- N/A
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.”