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Manoj Muntashir Height, Weight, Age, Facts, Biography

Manoj Muntashir Quick Info
Height 5 ft 7 in
Weight 74 kg
Date of Birth February 27, 1976
Zodiac Sign Pisces
Eye Color Dark Brown

Manoj Muntashir is an Indian lyricist, poet, screenwriter, author, and television personality who has contributed to the soundtracks of a number of films such as PKEk VillainEk Villain Returns, Baahubali: The BeginningBaahubali 2: The Conclusion, M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story, Sanam ReRang RasiyaKabir Singh, Ek Paheli LeelaNotebook, Loveyatri, WazirBabyVikram Vedha, Kapoor & Sons, Kesari, Bhuj: The Pride of India, Zindagi Aa Raha Hoon MainHate Story 3Hate Story 4, Jai GangaajalRustomNaam Shabana, AkiraHalf GirlfriendNoorKaabilAiyaaryBatti Gul Meter ChaluKya Meri Sonam Gupta Bewafa Hai?Satyameva Jayate 2Radhe ShyamOperation RomeoBuddha Mar GayaLove U…Mr. Kalakaar!, Woodstock VillaDo Dooni ChaarTum Bin II, The Great Indian ButterflyVeerappan, Isi Life MeinTere Mere PhereYeh FaasleyRocky Handsome, Mr. XIshqedarriyaanMastizaadeWaitingHume Tumse Pyaar Kitna, Do Lafzon Ki KahaniJunooniyat, and Wajah Tum Ho.

Born Name

Manoj Kumar Shukla

Other Names

Manoj Muntashir, Manoj Shukla ‘Muntashir’, Mannu

Manoj Muntashir smiling for a picture
Manoj Muntashir smiling for a picture (Viratdv962 / Wikimedia / CC BY-SA 4.0)

Sun Sign


Born Place

Gauriganj, Uttar Pradesh, India


Mumbai, Maharashtra, India





Manoj Muntashir studied at HAL School Korwa located in Korwa, Amethi, Uttar Pradesh. After that, he enrolled at Allahabad University and graduated in 1999.


Lyricist, Poet, Screenwriter, Author, Television Personality


  • Father – He was a farmer.
  • Mother – She worked as a school teacher.



Manoj Muntashir pictured while enjoying a cup of tea in September 2022
Manoj Muntashir pictured while enjoying a cup of tea in September 2022 (Manoj Muntashir / Instagram)


5 ft 7 in or 170 cm


74 kg or 163 lbs

Girlfriend / Spouse

Manoj Muntashir has dated –

  1. Neelam Muntashir – He is married to writer Neelam Muntashir and the duo has been blessed with a son named Aaru Muntashir.

Race / Ethnicity

Asian (Indian)

Hair Color

Salt and Pepper

Eye Color

Dark Brown

Sexual Orientation


Distinctive Features

Deep-set eyes

Manoj Muntashir as seen while posing for the camera in September 2022
Manoj Muntashir as seen while posing for the camera in September 2022 (Manoj Muntashir / Instagram)

Manoj Muntashir Facts

  1. He was born to a family with a farming background.
  2. After graduating from Allahabad University, Manoj Muntashir shifted to Mumbai, Maharashtra in order to find work.
  3. For the song Galliyan from the 2014 Hindi-language action thriller film Ek Villain, he won the award for “Best Lyricist” at the 10th Renault Star Guild Awards as well as got nominated for a Global Indian Music Academy Award in the “Best Lyricist” category and a Mirchi Music Award in the “Lyricist of the Year” category.
  4. Over the years, Manoj Muntashir has worked with artists and musicians like Anu Malik, Amaal Mallik, Himesh Reshammiya, and Sonu Nigam.
  5. Manoj Muntashir has appeared in various television shows such as India’s Got TalentIndian Idol, and The Kapil Sharma Show.
  6. In 2023, he was involved in controversy for writing such dialogues for the Bollywood film Adipurush (2023) starring Prabhas, Saif Ali Khan, and Kriti Sanon, which damaged the religious sentiments of Hindus.
  7. In June 2023, he was given security cover by Mumbai Police after he requested the same, citing a threat to his life.
  8. In June 2023, he was once again criticized, following the release of the film Adipurush (2023), as he said that Lord Hanuman is not God. Because of the power in his extreme devotion, he was treated as God.

Featured Image by Viratdv962 / Wikimedia / CC BY-SA 4.0

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