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Akshay Oberoi Height, Weight, Age, Wife, Father

Akshay Oberoi Quick Info
Height 5 ft 10 in
Weight 74 kg
Date of Birth January 1, 1985
Zodiac Sign Capricorn
Eye Color Hazel

Akshay Oberoi is an American actor and theatre artist who has been cast in a variety of movies which include American Chai, Isi Life Mein, Pizza, FitoorEk Ladki Ko Dekha Toh Aisa Laga, PikuLaal Rang, Thar, Kaalakaandi, GurgaonBombairiyaMadam Chief Minister, Junglee, Love HostelState of Siege: Temple AttackJudaa Hoke BhiDil Hai Gray, Gaslight, Mama’s Boys#GadhviChhote Nawab, and others. In addition to that, he has also been a part of web shows like Inside EdgeIt’s Not That SimpleBar CodeIllegalThe Test CaseSelection DayHighHum Tum And ThemFleshIllegal 2, MTV RushLocal GirlfriendFeels Like Home, and Dil Bekaraar.

Born Name

Akshay Oberoi

Nick Name


Akshay Oberoi as seen while posing for the camera
Akshay Oberoi as seen while posing for the camera (Dana Louis / English Wikipedia / Public Domain)

Sun Sign


Born Place

Morristown, Morris County, New Jersey, United States


Mumbai, Maharashtra, India





Akshay Oberoi received his middle school and high school education at Newark Academy, a coeducational private day school located in Livingston, Essex County, New Jersey. Later on, he attended Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore and pursued a bachelor’s degree in Theater Arts and Economics.

He also received acting training at Stella Adler Studio of Acting in New York City and learned the Meisner technique at Playhouse West in Los Angeles. Additionally, he has been trained in ballet, jazz, and hip-hop dance at Broadway Dance Center as well as received training from acting teacher Kishore Namit Kapoor in India.


Actor, Theatre Artist


  • Father – Krishan Oberoi (Businessperson)
  • Siblings – Rishabh Oberoi (Older Brother) (Businessperson)
  • Others – Anand Sarup Oberoi (Paternal Grandfather), Suresh Oberoi (Paternal Uncle) (Actor, Politician, Dubbing Artist), Vivek Oberoi (Cousin) (Actor), Meghna Oberoi (Cousin), Neha Uberoi (Cousin) (Former Professional Tennis Player, Fitness Blogger), Shikha Devi Uberoi (Cousin) (Former Professional Tennis Player), Diya (Cousin), Nikita (Cousin) (Professional Tennis Player), Nimita (Cousin)



Akshay Oberoi pictured while working out in January 2023
Akshay Oberoi pictured while working out in January 2023 (Akshay Oberoi / Instagram)


5 ft 10 in or 178 cm


74 kg or 163 lbs

Girlfriend / Spouse

Akshay Oberoi has dated –

  1. Jyothi Vynatheya (2011-Present) – He tied the knot with Jyothi Vynatheya (a strategy consultant with Dalberg Global Development Advisors) on March 24, 2011. The duo first met at Newark Academy and they were blessed with their first child, a son named Avyaan, in April 2017.

Race / Ethnicity

Asian (Indian)

Hair Color


Eye Color


Sexual Orientation


Distinctive Features

Toned body

Akshay Oberoi as seen while posing for a picture
Akshay Oberoi as seen while posing for a picture (Akshay Oberoi / Instagram)

Akshay Oberoi Facts

  1. He made his first film appearance as Neel in the 2001 comedy-drama film American Chai.
  2. He made a cameo appearance as Aniket in the 2015 Hindi-language comedy-drama film Piku, starring Deepika Padukone, Amitabh Bachchan, and Irrfan Khan.
  3. Alongside Randeep Hooda, Rajneesh Duggal, Pia Bajpai, Meenakshi Dixit, and Shreya Narayan, Akshay Oberoi co-starred as Rajesh Dhiman (a youngster who is in love with a fellow student Poonam) in the 2016 Hindi-language black comedy crime drama Laal Rang.
  4. Akshay Oberoi co-starred as Nikki Singh (the troublesome son of the rich real estate tycoon Kehri Singh) in the 2016 neo-noir thriller film Gurgaon. He received critical acclaim for his work in the movie and Maggie Lee of Variety stated, “Oberoi oozes bad-boy s*xiness, injecting physical potency into Nikki’s loose-canon behavior.” Film Campion‘s Rahul Desai said, “Oberoi’s light-eyed cold-bloodedness lends credence to Gurgaon‘s volatility in a way that lets the film take any unresolved direction it chooses to.”
  5. In 2020, he was ranked #31 on “The Times Most Desirable Men” list.
  6. He brought to life the character of Indramani “Indu” Tripathi (Tara’s former boyfriend and enemy who left her) in the 2021 Hindi-language political drama film Madam Chief Minister, starring Richa Chadda in the lead role.
  7. In 2021, Akshay Oberoi started playing the role of Rohit Shanbagh (captain of the Indian Cricket Team) in the 3rd season of the sports-drama streaming television series Inside Edge.

Featured Image by Dana Louis / English Wikipedia / Public Domain

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