|Shekhar Suman Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 8 in|
|Date of Birth||December 7, 1962|
Shekhar Suman is an Indian actor, anchor, producer, director, singer, comedian, dancer, and politician who is known for having been cast in a variety of projects including Ek Se Badhkar Ek, Chor Machaaye Shor, Laugh India Laugh, The Great Indian Laughter Challenge, Tedhi Baat Shekhar Ke Saath, Ek Raja Ek Rani, Comedy Superstar, Dam Dama Dam, and Manav Hatya.
Patna, Bihar, India
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Actor, Anchor, Producer, Director, Singer, Comedian, Dancer, Politician
- Siblings – He has 3 sisters.
5 ft 8 in or 173 cm
70 kg or 154.5 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
Shekhar Suman has dated –
- Simple Kapadia
- Supriya Pathak
- Alka Suman (1983-Present) – On May 4, 1983, he got married to Alka Suman and the duo parents a son named Adhyayan Suman (b. January 13, 1988). Also, they had an older son Aayush who passed away at the age of 11 due to a heart ailment.
Race / Ethnicity
He is of Indian descent.
- Deep-set eyes
- Toned body
Shekhar Suman Facts
- He played the role of Ajay Kapoor, a wealthy millionaire who is in search of the love of his life, in the television drama series, Ek Raja Ek Rani, in 1996 and this role won him the Best Actor Aashirwad Award.
- For his performance in the 2002 Hindi action comedy film, Chor Machaaye Shor, Shekhar Suman bagged the Bollywood Movie Award for “Best Comedian”.
- In May 2009, he contested in the Loksabha Election on Congress ticket from Patna Sahib but lost to BJP candidate Shatrughan Sinha.
- Shekhar Suman co-starred as Dr. Sameer Saxena in the 2014 Hindi-language medical thriller film, Heartless, which was also his directorial debut.
- With the release of his music album titled Kuch Khwaab Aise, he made his singing debut. The album comprised of 8 love ballads whose music was composed by Aadesh Shrivastava and lyrics were written by Shyam Raj.
- Shekhar Suman also competed in the 4th season of the popular dance reality show, Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa.
- In October 2021, Shekhar had supported Shah Rukh Khan when his son Aryan Khan was arrested in a drug case by citing that Shah Rukh was the only actor who came to him personally at Film City to offer his condolences when Shekhar had lost his son Aayush at the age of 11.
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