Sidharth Malhotra 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, for which he received a Filmfare Award for Best Male Debut nomination.
Birthday / Date of Birth
Shahid Kapoor was born on 16th January 1985, in New Delhi, India.
He is currently 34 years old.
Sidharth attended Birla Vidya Niketan in Delhi. He attended Don Bosco School (all boys school) until class XI. Subsequently, he moved to Naval Public School. He graduated from Bhagat Singh College in Delhi University.
- Father – Sunil Malhotra (Previously worked at Indian Merchant Navy; now a consultant)
- Mother – Rimma Malhotra
- Siblings –Harshad Malhotra (Elder, Banker), Punit Malhotra (Older Cousins Brother) (Film Director), Akanksha Malhotra (Cousins Sister)
Girlfriend / Spouse
Sidharth Malhotra dated –
- Kiara Advani (2018) – Sidharth was rumored to be dating actress Kiara Advani in 2018 after they were seen together at a party. However, Sidharth denied these rumors.
- In feet – 5 feet 11½ inches
- In centimeters – 182 cm
- In meters – 1.82 m
- In Kilograms – 84 kg
- In Pounds – 185 lbs
- Measurements – 44-15-33
- Chest – 44 in or 112 cm
- Arms / Biceps – 15 in or 38 cm
- Waist – 33 in or 84 cm
Playing Abhimanyu Singh in the 2012 dramedy film Student of the Year.
He debuted with Karan Johar’s Student of the Year in 2012 where he played the role of Abhimanyu Singh. He was in a lead role alongside Alia Bhatt and Varun Dhawan.
Till now, she has appeared only in Fashion Shows. Joan appeared in Ready to Wear – Spring /Summer 2008 and other fashion shows as well.
Sidharth appeared in commercials of Color Plus, NIIT, Pantaloons, while in college. He has also posed for famous fashion designer Roberto Cavalli’s advertorial campaign.
Awards & Nominations
|2013||Student of the Year||BIG Star Entertainment Awards||Most Entertaining Actor (Film) Debut—Male||Nominated|
|ETC Bollywood Business Awards||Most Profitable Debut (Male)||Nominated|
|Filmfare Awards||Best Male Debut||Nominated|
|Screen Awards||Most Promising Newcomer—Male||Nominated|
|Stardust Awards||Most Promising Debut Male||Won|
|Superstar of Tomorrow—Male||Nominated|
|Star Guild Awards||Best Male Debut||Nominated|
|Times of India Film Awards||Best Debut—Male||Nominated|
|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)||Won|
|Hasee Toh Phasee||Most Entertaining Actor in a Romantic Film – Male||Won|
|2015||Ek Villain||Stardust Awards||Superstar of Tomorrow – Male||Nominated|
|BIG Star Entertainment Awards||Most Entertaining Actor in a Thriller Film – Male||Nominated|
|Screen Awards||Best Actor – Popular Choice||Nominated|
|2017||Kapoor & Sons (Since 1921)||BIG Zee Entertainment Awards||Most Entertaining Actor in a Romantic Film – Male||Nominated|
|2018||Ittefaq||Zee Cine Awards||Best Actor in a Negative Role||Nominated|
Sidharth Malhotra Favorite
- Favorite Actor – Amitabh Bachchan, Shah Rukh Khan, Hrithik Roshan, Johnny Depp
- Favorite Actresses – Kajol, Deepika Padukone,
- Favorite Film – Agneepath, Andaz Apna Apna, Sholay, Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge, Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham, Good Will Hunting
- Favorite Director – Imtiaz Ali, Rajkumar Hirani, Zoya Akhtar
- Favorite Fitness Idols – Salman Khan, Sanjay Dutt
- Favorite Destination – New York, Goa
- Favorite Color – Black, White
- Favorite Sport – Rugby
- Favorite Perfume – Fierce by Abercrombie and Fitch
- Favorite Food – Besan Laddoo, Dark Chocolate
Sidharth Malhotra Net worth
Sidharth Malhotra has an estimated net worth of $10 million dollars as of 2019.
Social Media Profiles
Some Lesser Known Facts About Sidharth Malhotra
- His parents are Punjabi. His mother hails from Amritsar in Punjab, while his father is from New Delhi, India.
- At the age of 16, he made a head start towards his acting career with Dharti Ka Veer Yodha Prithviraj Chauhan aired on Star Plus, in which he played the role of Jaichand.
- 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.
- In 2007, he won the Mr Gujarat title and also was the second runner-up in the Gladrags mega-model competition.
- 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 has also served as the assistant director to Karan Johar for the 2010 film My Name is Khan starring Shahrukh Khan.
- Student of the Year male lead Sidharth and Varun Dhawan, both served as the assistant director to Karan Johar for My Name is Khan.
- Malhotra is Gladrags Face Of The Year 2009. Sid is also the NDTV’s Model Of The Year 2010.
- He has a dog named, Oscar.
- He is a dog lover and has a pet boxer, and he also campaigns for the animal welfare NGO, PETA.
- In 2014, his film Ek Villain received great laurels from the audience. Moreover, Salman Khan loved the movie and gifted him a watch.
- In 2015, Malhotra appeared in the remake of the 2011 American film Warrior titled Brothers directed by Karan Malhotra and co-starring Akshay Kumar, Jacqueline Fernandez and Jackie Shroff.
- In August 2019, Malhotra has committed to feature in a biopic on Kargil martyr Vikram Batra which will see him playing the double role of Vikram and his twin brother Vishal.