|Emraan Hashmi Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 8 in|
|Date of Birth||March 24, 1979|
Emraan Hashmi is an Indian film actor. He is best known for playing the characters such as Sunny in the Hindi erotic thriller film, Murder, Akash in the Indian romantic thriller film, Gangster, Shoaib Khan in the Indian gangster film, Once Upon a Time in Mumbaai, and Arjun Bhagawat in the Bollywood crime thriller film, Murder 2. The actor is considered one of the finest in Bollywood and also has a strong social media fan base with more than 2 million followers on Instagram and 3 million followers on Twitter.
Syed Emraan Anwar Hashmi
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Emraan attended the Jamnabai Narsee School and later joined Sydenham College in Mumbai. He further went to the University of Mumbai from where he earned his bachelor’s degree.
- Father – Syed Anwar Hashmi (Businessman)
- Mother – Maherrah Hashmi
- Siblings – Calvin Hashmi
- Others – Syed Shauqat Hashmi (Paternal Grandfather), Meherbano Mohammad Ali aka Purnima (Paternal Grandmother) (Actress), Mahesh Bhatt (Uncle) (Director), Mukesh Bhatt (Uncle) (Director), Udita Goswami (Sister-in-law) (Actress), Smiley Suri (Cousin) (Actress), Alia Bhatt (Cousin) (Actress), Onjalee Nair (Cousin) (Actress), Mohit Suri (Cousin) (Director), Vishesh Bhatt (Cousin) (Director), Pooja Bhatt (Cousin) (Director), Shirin (Grand Aunt), Shiv Darshan (Distant Relative), Soni Razdan (Aunt)
5 ft 8 in or 173 cm
76 kg or 167.5 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
Emraan has dated –
- Parveen Shahani (2000-Present) – Emraan began dating Parveen Shahani in 2000. After being in a relationship for 6 and a half years, the couple tied the knot in December 2006 in an Islamic wedding ceremony. They became parents to their first child, a son named Ayaan Hashmi on February 3, 2010.
Race / Ethnicity
French cut beard
Emraan has done endorsement work for brands like –
- Oscar Innerwear
- Q mobile
Best Known For
Portraying important roles such as Sunny in the Hindi erotic thriller film Murder, Akash in the Indian romantic thriller film Gangster, Shoaib Khan in the Indian gangster film Once Upon a Time in Mumbaai, and Arjun Bhagawat in Bollywood crime thriller film Murder 2
Hashmi made his theatrical film debut in the thriller film Footpath as Raghu Srivastav in 2003.
First TV Show
He made his first TV show appearance in the Indian police procedural television series CID as ‘Himself’ in 2010.
Emraan believes in maintaining a fit body for which he tries to work out on a regular basis. His workout routine mainly consists of a full-body workout and chest muscles exercises. He also practices yoga to keep himself calm.
As far as his eating habits are concerned, Emraan follows a maintained diet. He tries to stay away from junk food, sweets, and alcohol.
Emraan Hashmi Favorite Things
- Co-star – Vidya Balan
Source – YouTube
Emraan Hashmi Facts
- As a child actor, he worked in several TV commercials.
- He grew up in a filmy background and the film Kabzaa released in 1988, with famous Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt in lead role was shot inside his apartment, so, Emraan who was a young child at this time used to watch the shooting daily in his living room.
- At the beginning of his career, he took up the stage name Farhaan Hashmi but later switched to Emraan Hashmi.
- Before pursuing his career in acting, he worked as an assistant director for the horror film Raaz in 2002.
- The year 2004 was a turning point for his career when he acted in the Indian Hindi erotic thriller film Murder. After that followed some of the successful films of his career such as Zeher (2005), Aashiq Banaya Aapne (2005), and Gangster (2006).
- His son was diagnosed with first-stage cancer on January 15, 2014.
- Emraan is a spiritual person and a firm believer in God.
- In September 2021, Emraan shared a fitness video of himself wherein he was seen showing his body transformation for his then-upcoming project, reportedly Tiger 3.
- In 2021, during the shooting of Tiger 3 in Turkey, Emraan had tested positive for COVID-19. However, he had recovered after 4 days.
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