Sidharth Malhotra Height, Weight, Age & Biography

Sidharth Malhotra (born 16 January 1985) is an Indian actor who appears in Hindi films. Malhotra began a career as a model at the age of 18. Dissatisfied by the profession, he went on to work as an assistant director to Karan Johar in the 2010 film My Name Is Khan. He made his acting debut with a leading role in Johar’s teen drama Student of the Year (2012), for which he received a Filmfare Award for Best Male Debut nomination.

Bio/Wiki
Real Name Sidharth Malhotra
Nickname Sid
Profession(s) Actor, Model
Role Model Shah Rukh Khan
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.) in centimeters– 185 cm
meters– 1.85 m
feet inches– 6’ 1”
Weight (approx.) in kilograms– 80 kg
in pounds– 176 lbs
Body Measurements (approx.) – Chest: 42 inches
– Waist: 30 inches
– Biceps: 16 inches
Eye Colour Brown
Hair Colour Black
Personal Life
Date of Birth 16 January 1985
Age (as in 2019) 34 Years
Birthplace Delhi, India
Zodiac sign/Sun sign Capricorn
Signature/Autograph
Nationality Indian
Hometown Delhi, India
School(s) Don Bosco School, Delhi
Navy Children School, Delhi
College/University Shaheed Bhagat Singh College, New Delhi
Educational Qualification B.Com (Hons.)
Debut Film: Student of the Year (2012)

TV: Dharti Ka Veer Yodha Prithviraj Chauhan (2006)
Religion Hinduism
Food Habit Non-Vegetarian
Address Plush Apartment in Mumbai
Hobbies Gymming, Drawing Cartoons
Awards 2013: Stardust Award for Most Promising Debut Male, South Africa India Film and Television Award for Debut Actor of the Year—Male for Student of the Year
2014: BIG Star Entertainment Award for Entertainer of the Year, Most Entertaining Actor in a Romantic Film – Male for Hasee Toh Phasee
Controversies • He sued his two fans for Rs 10 Crores. Two siblings from Delhi opened a fan club website of Siddharth and started selling merchandise and t-shirts too in the star’s name.
• He attracted a controversy when, on a talk show, he commented on Madhuri Dixit that he would love to take her on bed.
Girls, Affairs and More
Marital Status Unmarried
Affairs/Girlfriends Alia Bhatt (Actor)
Family
Wife/Spouse N/A
Children None
Parents Father– Sunil Malhotra (Former Captain in Merchant Navy)
Mother– Rimma Malhotra (Homemaker)
Siblings Brother– Harshad Malhotra (Elder, Banker)
Sister– None
Favourite Things
Favourite Food(s) Jalebi, Hot Chocolate Fudge, Sushi, Biryani and Chicken Roll Munch
Favourite Actor(s) Bollywood: Amitabh Bachchan, Shah Rukh Khan, Hrithik Roshan
Hollywood: George Clooney, Johnny Depp
Favourite Actresses Kajol, Deepika Padukone, Kareena Kapoor, Katrina Kaif
Favourite Film(s) Bollywood: Agneepath, Andaz Apna Apna, Chupke Chupke, Sholay, Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge, Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham
Hollywood: Indiana Jones, The Lord of the Ring series, Good Will Hunting
Favourite Director(s) Imtiaz Ali, Rajukumar Hirani, Zoya Akhtar
Favourite Colour(s) Black, White
Favourite Sport Rugby
Favourite Perfume Fierce by Abercrombie and Fitch
Favourite Destination(s) New York, Goa
Style Quotient
Cars Collection Mercedes Benz ML Class ML 250
Money Factor
Salary (approx.) ₹3-5 Crore/film
Net Worth (approx.) ₹67 Crore ($10 Million)

 

Filmography

Year Film Role Notes
2010 My Name Is Khan Assistant director
2012 Student of the Year Abhimanyu Singh
2014 Hasee Toh Phasee Nikhil Bharadwaj
Ek Villain Guru
2015 Brothers Monty Fernandez
2016 Kapoor & Sons Arjun Kapoor
Baar Baar Dekho Jai Varma
2017 A Gentleman Gaurav/Rishi Playback singer for “Bandook Meri Laila” Song
Ittefaq Vikram Sethi
2018 Aiyaary Major Jai Bakshi
2019 Jabariya Jodi Abhay Filming
Marjaavaan TBA Filming

Awards and nominations

Year Film Award Category Result
2013 Student of the Year BIG Star Entertainment Awards Most Entertaining Actor (Film) Debut—Male Nominated
ETC Bollywood Business Awards Most Profitable Debut (Male)         “”
Filmfare Awards Best Male Debut         “”
Screen Awards Most Promising Newcomer—Male         “”
Stardust Awards Most Promising Debut Male Won
Superstar of Tomorrow—Male Nominated
Star Guild Awards Best Male Debut           “”
Times of India Film Awards Best Debut—Male           “”
South Africa India Film and Television Awards Debut Actor of the Year—Male Won
2014 N/A BIG Star Entertainment Awards Entertainer of the Year (shared with Alia Bhatt) “”
Hasee Toh Phasee Most Entertaining Actor in a Romantic Film – Male “”
2015 Ek Villain Stardust Awards Superstar of Tomorrow – Male Nominated
BIG Star Entertainment Awards Most Entertaining Actor in a Thriller Film – Male          “”
Screen Awards Best Actor – Popular Choice          “”
2017 Kapoor & Sons (Since 1921) BIG Zee Entertainment Awards Most Entertaining Actor in a Romantic Film – Male          “”
2018 Ittefaq Zee Cine Awards Best Actor in a Negative Role          “”

Other honours

  • 2014: Times of India’s Most Desirable Men of 2013 #11
  • 2013: Times of India’s Most Desirable Men of 2012 #12
  • 2013: The Times of India Hotlist Most Promising Newcomer 2012 :#3
  • 2013: The Times of India 50 Handsome Hunks in 100 years of Indian Cinema :#27
  • 2014: Vogue Beauty Awards Most Beautiful Man

Some Lesser Known Facts About Sidharth Malhotra

  • Does Sidharth Malhotra Smoke?: No
  • Does Sidharth Malhotra Drink Alcohol?: Yes
  • Since his childhood, he has been interested in drama and often participated in dance and drama shows.
  • His parents wanted him to become an engineer, but he had no interest in studies, instead, he was inclined towards sports.
  • He used to play rugby for a club in Delhi.
  • At the age of 16, he made a headstart towards his acting career with Dharti Ka Veer Yodha Prithviraj Chauhan aired on Star Plus, in which he played the role of Jaichand (younger Prithvi Raj Chauhan’s brother).
  • After his TV show, he tried out his luck in modelling and faced rejections multiple times.
  • He shot to fame after working for the renowned international designer Roberto Cavalli’s advertisement campaigns and then he got back-to-back features on several magazines like Redbook, Gladrags, and Men’s Health.
  • In 2007, he won the Mr Gujarat title, and also was the second runner-up in the Gladrags mega-model competition.
  • At the age of 22, he auditioned for Anubhav Sinha’s film and got selected, for which he shifted to Mumbai, but the film got shelved.
  • He has faced a lot of struggle in his life; as he also worked as a clapper boy in the making of film Ra.One.
  • Prior to joining the film industry, he worked as an assistant director in movies-“Dostana” and “My Name Is Khan.” Famous Designer Manish Malhotra helped him a lot in his initial struggling days.
  • In 2008, he was supposed to make his Bollywood debut with the film Fashion, opposite Priyanka Chopra, but due to his contract with Gladrags, it couldn’t happen.
  • He is so much addicted to hot chocolate that he used to take money from his granny by telling a lie that he wanted it for something and used to spend it on hot chocolate every time.
  • Sid was a big fan of Shah Rukh‘s DDLJ’s hairdo that he used to roam around with that hairstyle in his school.
  • He made a dashing entry into Bollywood with his debut film “Student of the Year (SOTY).” During the shoot of the film, he dated a South African girl.
  • In 2014, his film “Ek Villain” received great laurels from the audience. Moreover, Salman Khan loved the movie and gifted him a watch.
  • For his film Brothers, he gained around 10 kg of weight to match the physique of Akshay Kumar, not only this, he also used to bathe with ice cold water.
  • He told in an interview that chocolate is his weakness. He can workout more, but can’t live without it.
  • He is a dog lover and has a pet boxer, and he also campaigns for the animal welfare NGO, PETA.

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