Some Lesser Known Facts About Surya Sharma
- Surya Sharma is an Indian actor who is known for his role as Rinku in the television series ‘Undekhi’ (2020-2022).
- When Surya was in third class, he won first prize for his skit that he performed on Children’s Day.
- In an interview, he revealed that when he was young, he was suspended from his boarding school.
- Surya started his acting journey with a two-minute role in a TV show. He received Rs. 1500 for the show. Before he got selected for his role in the TV show, he gave 800-900 auditions.
- In an interview, he revealed that he was rejected by many filmmakers during the initial phase of his career.
- In another interview, he revealed that his father always wanted him to make a career in the creative field. He further said,
If it wouldn’t have been for my parents, especially my dad, I wouldn’t have been in the industry. So, I have to work hard always to reach those heights of success.”
- He appeared in various advertisements for brands like Pepperfry (2016) and Fortune (2017).
- The shooting of Surya’s web series ‘Undekhi’ took place in Surya’s hometown, Hamirpur. In an interview, he talked about this and said,
This was the first time that my parents, especially my father visited me while I was shooting. I felt a bit nervous at first as I wanted him to see me give my best shots. It was very special to have his energy around me while shooting.”
- Surya is a fitness enthusiast and often posts pictures of his workout on social media. In an interview, he talked about his fitness routine and said,
I like to run and do sports. I would rather be flexible and do my stunts than have rippling muscles. As far as food is concerned, he is a fan of dal and roti. “I am a pahadiya. I need my milk and ghee. The new-age vegan diet fads are not me.”
- In an interview, Surya said that he gained a lot of knowledge about acting from actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui during his struggling days. He further added,
I have learned a lot from Nawaz bhai. After hearing him talk about his struggling days, I realized that I am on the right track.”
- In another interview, he revealed that he had a huge crush on Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone.
- He is an avid dog lover and often posts pictures of them on social media. While he was shooting for the web series Undekhi he adopted a dog called Tiger, who turned 1.5 years old in 2020.
- He is often featured in various newspapers and on magazine covers.
- He is often spotted drinking alcoholic beverages on various occasions.