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Shiamak Davar (Choreographer) Age, Wife, Children, Family, Biography & More

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Shiamak Davar

Bio/Wiki
Real NameShiamak Davar
Profession(s)Choreographer, Singer, Actor
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 180 cm
in meters- 1.80 m
in feet inches- 5’ 11”
Weight (approx.)in kilograms- 80 kg
in pounds- 176 lbs
Eye ColourLight brown
Hair ColourBlack
Personal Life
Date of Birth19 October 1961
Age (as in 2017) 56 Years
Birth PlaceMumbai
Zodiac sign/Sun signLibra
Nationality Indian
HometownMumbai
SchoolJohn Connon School in Mumbai
College/UniversityThe Sydenham College of Commerce and Economics
Educational QualificationGraduation
DebutFilm (Choreographer): Dil Toh Pagal Hai (1997)
Shiamak Davar Debut Film Dil To Pagal Hai
Film (Actor): Little Zizou (2008)
Shiamak Davar Film Little Zizou 2008
Album (Singer & Composer): Shabop
Shiamak Davar Album Shabop
ReligionZoroastrianism
HobbiesListening to Music, Travelling
Awards1998- President's National Award for Best Choreography for Dil Toh Pagal Hai
2007- Bollywood Movie Award for Best Choreography
2010- Guide Award for Best Choreography for Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi
2017- Screen Award for Best Choreography for Ullu ka Pattha
ControversyHe has been accused of sexually abusing two former dance students in Canada. The two male dance students- Percy Shroff 40 and Jimmy Mistry 33 were also members of Davar's VRRP Spiritual Learning group. As per a report, both Shroff and Mistry filed lawsuits in Canada's British Columbia Supreme Court and claimed that Davar touched them inappropriately for several years and misused his authority as their spiritual guide.
Girls, Affairs and More
Marital StatusUnmarried
Affairs/GirlfriendsNot Known
Family
Wife/SpouseN/A
ParentsFather- Nani Davar
Mother- Puran Davar
SiblingsBrother- Darab Davar
Sister- Shireen Davar
Favourite Things
Favourite Food(s)Sabudana Khichdi, Vada Pav, Puran Poli
Favourite ActorAamir Khan
Favourite ActressAlia Bhatt
Favourite Film(s)Bollywood- Dilwale (2015)
Hollywood- The Godfather (1972)
Favourite SingerArijit Singh
Favourite TV ShowsIndian: Mahabharat (1988)
American: Game of Thrones (2011)
Favourite ColourRed
Style Quotient
Cars CollectionRolls Royce, BMWi8, BMW X6, Land Rover, Audi R8

Bikes CollectionHarley Davidson Fat Boy, Suzuki Hayabusa
Money Factor
Net Worth (Approx) ₹90 crore (as in 2017)

Shiamak Davar

 Some Lesser Known Facts About Shiamak Davar

  • Does Shaiamak Davar smoke?: Not Known
  • Does Shiamak Davar drink alcohol?: Not Known
  • He was born into a Gujarati-speaking Parsi family.
  • Davar was fond of singing and dancing since his childhood.
  • He discovered his serious love for dancing at the age of 20.
  • As a child, Davar often used to sing and dance for his friends and family members. He was in the habit of making the entry from behind the curtains holding a Coke bottle in his hand like a mic.
  • During his formative years, Davar participated in various shows and competitions as an actor. He was noticed by prominent theater personalities.
  • Shiamak devoted himself to pursuing the dream of establishing himself in the field of dance after completing his graduation.
  • He also took a training session at the Pineapple Dance studio in London. Shiamak Davar Learnt Dancing At Pineapple Dance Studio in London
  • After completing his training sessions in London, Davar returned to India to start his first training class with seven students.
  • Five of the seven students in his first class were from his friend and family circle.
  • He had to face much humiliation and ridicule from people from various sections of society due to his modern dancing styles with which Indians were not familiar, but Shiamak did not give up to the criticism and remained positive. Gradually, the Indians started accepting his effort and appreciated it.
  • Some of the good friends of Davar got themselves enrolled in his classes. These classes soon gained much popularity and Davar founded The Shiamak Davar’s Institute For The Performing Arts with “Have Feet. Will Dance” as the mission statement.

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  • The famous Choreographer has invented a new dance form that perfectly blends the classical Indian with the modern Jazz.
  • He went on to choreograph songs for Bollywood movies like “Taal,” “Bunty Aur Babli,” “Dhoom 2,” and “Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi.”
  • Coming from a family of educationists, Davar set foot on a totally different journey.
  • He has also choreographed two Commonwealth Games- at Melbourne and Delhi. Shiamak Davar Choreographed Commonwealth Games Delhi
  • His unique dance style “Shiamak Style” is very popular among the people.

  • Shiamak Davar has also choreographed the dace sequences of the 2011 film Mission Impossible 4.
  • He is a philanthropist too and runs the VAF (Victory Arts Foundation) that teaches dance to underprivileged children and children with mental and physical disabilities. Shiamak Davar Victory Arts Foundation
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