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Zakir Hussain (Actor) Height, Weight, Age, Facts, Biography

Zakir Hussain Quick Info
Height 5 ft 6 in
Weight 75 kg
Hair Color Salt and Pepper
Eye Color Dark Brown
Spouse Sarita Hussain

Zakir Hussain is an Indian actor and theatre artist who has been cast in a number of films including SarkarNetaji Subhas Chandra Bose: The Forgotten HeroJohnny GaddaarPaan Singh Tomar, Agent Vinod, Ek Hasina ThiPhata Poster Nikhla Hero, DVaastu Shastra, Darna Zaroori HaiKrazzy 4, ShivaDarwaza Bandh RakhoDeadline: Sirf 24 GhanteBlack FridayFool n FinalMaan Gaye Mughal-e-AzamPhoonkAjab Prem Ki Ghazab Kahani, Allah Ke BandayPhoonk 2Double DhamaalRamaiya VastavaiyaNot a Love Story, Jayantabhai Ki Luv StorySaare Jahaan Se MehngaHoliday: A Soldier Is Never Off Duty, Singham ReturnsBadlapurGuruNaam ShabanaJudwaa 2Simmba, Andhadhun, Angrezi MediumSatyameva Jayate 2, and The Power. The actor has also appeared in shows like Chacha Vidhayak Hain HumareSandwiched ForeverKathmandu ConnectionYudh, Dishayen, and Darr Sabko Lagta Hai.

Born Name

Zakir Hussain

Nick Name


Zakir Hussain in a still
Zakir Hussain in a still (Unknown Author / CC BY-SA 4.0)

Born Place

Jani Khurd, Meerut, Uttar Pradesh, India





Zakir Hussain studied in Delhi and attended the Shri Ram Centre for Performing Arts, one of Delhi’s best-known theatres at Mandi House. Afterward, he enrolled at the National School of Drama and graduated in 1993.


Actor, Theatre Artist




5 ft 6 in or 167.5 cm


75 kg or 165.5 lbs

Girlfriend / Spouse

Zakir Hussain has dated –

  1. Sarita Hussain (1994-Present) – He got married to Sarita Hussain in 1994.

Race / Ethnicity

Asian (Indian)

Hair Color

Salt and Pepper

Eye Color

Dark Brown

Sexual Orientation


Distinctive Features

  • Wears glasses
  • Often plays negative and comic roles

Zakir Hussain Facts

  1. He spent his childhood years growing up in Jani Khurd, Meerut.
  2. Zakir Hussain brought to life the character of Rashid in the 2005 Hindi-language political crime thriller film Sarkar. This role won him the “New Menace” award at the 2006 Stardust Film Awards.
  3. In 2007, he co-starred as Shardul in the critically-acclaimed Hindi-language neo-noir thriller film Johnny Gaddaar.
  4. Alongside Amitabh Bachchan, Sarika, Pavail Gulati, Aahana Kumra, Avinash Tiwary, Tigmanshu Dhulia, Kay Kay Menon, Nawazuddin Siddiqui, and others, Zakir Hussain co-starred as Anand Upadhyay in the television psychological thriller miniseries Yudh in 2014.
  5. Hussain played the character of Shardul Patil (a businessperson who later employs Jhimli as a concubine) in the 2015 Hindi-language neo-noir action thriller film Badlapur, starring Varun Dhawan, Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Huma Qureshi, Radhika Apte, Yami Gautam, and Divya Dutta.
  6. In 2018, he started playing the role of Rajesh Pathak in the comedy streaming television series Chacha Vidhayak Hain Humare.
  7. Zakir Hussain was cast as Mirza Baig in the SonyLIV crime thriller series Kathmandu Connection in 2021.

Featured Image by Unknown Author / CC BY-SA 4.0

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