|Chetan Bhagat Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 6 in|
|Date of Birth||April 22, 1974|
Chetan Bhagat is an Indian author, columnist, television personality, and YouTuber who is renowned for publishing best-selling books like Five Point Someone (2004), One Night @ the Call Center (2006), 2 States (2009), The 3 Mistakes of My Life (2008), Half Girlfriend (2014), One Indian Girl (2016), etc. He has more than 700k subscribers on YouTube, more than 13 million followers on Twitter, more than 8 million followers on Facebook, and more than 1 million followers on Instagram.
Chetan Prakash Bhagat
Author, Columnist, YouTuber, Television Personality
Chetan’s net worth was $50 million according to CelebrityNetWorth.com.
5 ft 6 in or 167.5 cm
70 kg or 154.5 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
Chetan has dated –
- Anusha Suryanarayan (1998-Present) – He is married to Anusha Suryanarayan since 1998. The duo met while studying together at the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad. The couple is blessed with twin boys named Shyam Bhagat and Ishaan Bhagat.
Race / Ethnicity
However, his hair has a salt-and-pepper look owing to his advancing age.
Chetan Bhagat Favorite Things
- Drink – Wine
- Champagne – Moët & Chandon
- TV Shows – Seinfeld, Grey’s Anatomy
- Cuisine – Lebanese
- City – Mumbai
- Restaurant – Nobu in Hong Kong
- Motto – Don’t be serious. Be sincere.
Source – Business Standard
Chetan Bhagat Facts
- In 2010, he was included in Time Magazine‘s list of ‘World’s 100 Most Influential People’.
- As of 2023, 5 of his novels have been turned into successful box-office films. 3 Idiots (2009) was adapted from Five Point Someone, Hello (2008) from One Night @ the Call Center, Kai po che! (2013) from The 3 Mistakes of My Life, 2 States (2014) from the book of the same name, and Half Girlfriend (2017) from the book of the same name.
- Chetan based the story of 2 States on his real-life love story with his wife Anusha.
- He previously worked as an investment banker.
- He was accused in the #MeToo Movement in 2018 after author Ira Trivedi accused Bhagat of forcefully kissing her during their meeting in 2010.
Featured Image by Chetan Bhagat / Wikimedia / CC BY-SA 3.0