Varun Dhawan Biography: Height, Age, Girlfriend, Family, Facts & More

Varun Dhawan


Real NameVarun Dhawan
Physical Stats & More
Heightin centimeters- 175 cm
in meters- 1.75 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 9”
Weightin Kilograms- 78 kg
in Pounds- 172 lbs
Body Measurements- Chest: 40 Inches
- Waist: 32 Inches
- Biceps: 15 Inches
Eye ColourDark Brown
Hair ColourBlack
Personal Life
Date of Birth24 April 1987
Age (as in 2016)29 Years
Birth PlaceMumbai, Maharashtra, India
Zodiac sign/Sun signTaurus
HometownMumbai, Maharashtra, India
SchoolBombay Scottish School, Mumbai
CollegeNottingham Trent University, England
Educational QualificationsGraduate in Business Management
DebutFilm Debut: Student of the Year (2012)
Varun Dhawan in Student of the Year
FamilyFather- David Dhawan (Director)
Mother- Karuna Dhawan
Brother- Rohit Dhawan (Director)
Sister- N/A
Varun Dhawan with his parents and brother
AddressA/15, Sagar Darshan, Hanuman Nagar, Off Carter Road, Khar (West), Mumbai
201 and 202, Beach Wood House at Oberoi Enclave which is Next To JW Marriot Hotel in Juhu, Mumbai
HobbiesDancing, swimming and reading
Likes & Dislikes Likes: Eating chicken
Dislikes: Alcohol
ControversiesThere was a rumor that Sohail Khan slapped Varun Dhawan after an argumet, but both denied it.
Favourite Things
Favourite FoodNando's Chicken, Cheesecake, Mishti Doi
Favourite ActorsGovinda and Dwayne Johnson
Favourite ActressesPriyanka Chopra, Preity Zinta and Angelina Jolie
Favourite FilmsBollywood: Rang De Basanti, Guide, Kaagaz Ke Phool, Rang De Basanti, Kuch Kuch Hota Hai, Raja Babu
Hollywood: American Psycho
Favourite SongsYaad Aa Rahi Hai from the film Love Story (1981), November Rain by Guns n Roses
Favourite MusiciansDrake, The Killers, The Doors
Favourite SportFootaball
Favourite PerfumeGucci
Favourite ColoursRed, Black
Favourite RestaurantShiv Sagar in Mumbai
Favourite DestinationsMaldives, UAE
Girls, Affairs and More
Marital StatusUnmarried
Affairs/Girlfriends Sara (when he was in USA)
Taapsee Pannu (Actress)
Varun Dhawan with Taapsee Pannu
Natasha Dalal (Fashion Designer)
Varun Dhawan with Natasha Dalal
Style Quotient
Cars CollectionAudi Q7
Varun Dhawan Audi Q7
Bike CollectionRoyal Enfield
Varun Dhawan Royal Enfield
Polaris Sportsman 850 (quad bike)
Varun Dhawan Polaris Sportsman 850
Money Factor
Salary8-10 crore/film (INR)
Net Worth Not Known

Varun Dhawan

Some Lesser Known Facts About Varun Dhawan

  • Does Varun Dhawan Smoke?: No
  • Does Varun Dhawan Drink Alcohol?: Not Known
  • Varun got his nickname Pappu from his father.
  • He used to watch wrestling a lot in his school days and since then he is a huge fan of actor and wrestler Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson. Once, Varun’ s fans requested The Rock to wish Varun on his birthday, watching it, The Rock did that.

  • He was a bright student and even scored 82% in 10th standard.
  • He was also a quick runner in his school days.
  • During his graduation in the U.S., he worked as a leaflet distributor for nightclubs.
  • He and Arjun Kapoor together learned acting skills from Barry John’s acting school, where they did a short film, White Mountain.

  • Before making his Bollywood debut, he worked as an assistant director in Karan Johar‘s film My Name Is Khan (2010).
  • He won Lion Gold Favorite Debut (Male) 2013 Award for his role in the film Student of the Year.
  • He is a hardcore ‘chicken eater.’
  • His critically and commercially acclaimed film Badlapur (2015) was based on a real-life story. Varun Dhawan in Badlapur
  • He shares his birthday with his favourite cricketer Sachin Tendulkar (24 April).
  • He has a wax statue at Madame Tussauds Hong Kong. Varun Dhawan - Madame Tussauds Hong Kong
  • Due to the heredity of diabetes and obesity in his family, he avoids alcohol and sugar.
  • His dream his to play the role of a soldier.