Shekhar Suman Biography, Height, Age, Wife, Family, & More

Shekhar Suman Biography, is a versatile Indian personality with roles spanning actor, anchor, producer, director, and singer. He has notably served as a judge on numerous comedy shows, such as The Great Indian Laughter Challenge, Comedy Circus, and Comedy Superstar. His filmography encompasses a range of Indian languages, including Hindi, Punjabi, and Marathi. Shekhar Suman made his television debut in the serial “Wah Janab,” which aired on Doordarshan Channel. Recognized for his acting and writing abilities, he is best known for his work in films like “Heartless” (2014), “Chor Mach aye Shor” (2002), and “Airport: Shaira & Me.” Shekhar Suman is celebrated not only for his acting but also for his sharp wit and comedic talents. Despite his involvement in over 25-30 films, he did not achieve the desired level of success.

Shekhar Suman Biography

Shekhar Suman is widely recognized for his portrayal of Ajay Kapoor in the TV serial “Ek Raja Ek Rani,” a role that earned him the prestigious Best Actor award at the Aashirwad Awards. His undeniable charm led to his Bollywood debut alongside the enchanting Rekha in Shashi Kapoor’s film ‘Utsav’. Shekhar Suman’s charismatic presence extended to various television programs, including “Movers and Shakers,” “Poll Khol,” and “The Great Indian Laughing Challenge.”

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Personal Information

Real Name Shekhar Suman
Nickname AKA Shekhar
DOB (Date of Birth) 7 December 1962,
Age 61 years
Birth Place Kadam Kuan, Patna, Bihar, India
Zodiac Sign Sagittarius
Nationality Indian
Hometown Kadam Kuan, Patna, Bihar, India
Religion Hindu


School St Xaviers, Patna, Bihar
Vikas Vidyalaya, Ranchi
College Ramjas College in Delhi,
University Ramjas College in Delhi,

Physical Stats


Feet & Inches 5’ 8”
Meter 1.73 m
Centimeters 173 cm
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Black
Body Measurements 40-29-14

Family Information

Father Name Phani Bhushan Prasad (Doctor)
Mother Name Usha Prasad
Brothers N/A
Sisters 3
Wife Alka Kapur
Children Son- Adhyayan Suman (Actor), Late Aayush Suman


Girlfriend Alka Kapur


Profession Actor
Net Worth $20 million


Color Red, Black
Food Mushroom and Paprika Pizza and Chicken Salad
Drink  juice
Actor/Actress Amitabh Bachchan and Dilip Kumar
Songs Ankho Mein Saso Mein
Movies Mughal-E-Azam, Anand and Love Story
Hobbies Power Yoga, exercise and Singing
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Shekhar Suman Childhood Picture
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Shekhar Suman Young Age Picture
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Shekhar Suman With is Family Picture
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Shekhar Suman With is Wife Picture
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Shekhar Suman With is Children Picture
Shekhar Suman With is Father Picture
Shekhar Suman With is Father Picture
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Shekhar Suman With is Mother Picture
Shekhar Suman With is Sister Picture
Shekhar Suman With is Sister Picture
Shekhar Suman With is Girlfriend Picture
Shekhar Suman With is Girlfriend Picture


Shekhar Suman was born in Kadamkuan, Patna, Bihar, on Friday, December 7, 1962, and is currently 61 years old.


Following his school education, Shekhar Suman enrolled at Ramjas College, Delhi University, to pursue a bachelor’s degree in arts.


His father’s name is Phani Bhushan Prasad, and his mother’s name is Usha Prasad. Shekhar Suman has three sisters, including Kshamata and Namrata. He married Alka Suman on May 4, 1983, and they had a son named Adhyayan Suman, who later pursued a career as a Bollywood actor. Shekhar has two children in total, Adhyayan and Ayush. Tragically, he also had an older son who passed away at the age of 11 due to a heart problem.

Height and Weight

Shekhar Suman’s height is 173 cm (1.73 m) or 5 feet 8 inches, and his weight is 66 kg (145 lbs).

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Wife & Children

On May 4, 1983, Shekhar Suman married his girlfriend, Alka Kapur. During his childhood, he used to attend Jai Prakash Narayan’s charkha samiti, where he often indulged in snacks and sweets like laddu, gulab jamun, samosas, and arugulas and would sometimes doze off. Alka Kapur owns a fashion label called Alkaline. Shekhar enjoyed playing marbles and flying kites during his school days. They have a son named Adhyayan Suman, who is an actor.

While studying at Vikas Vidalia in Ranchi, Shekhar explored his interests in debate and theater. The couple also had another son named Ayush Suman, who sadly passed away in 1994 due to a heart-related disease called myco-cardiac-fibroelastosis. Shekhar was deeply involved in the NCC (National Cadet Corps) during his childhood, and he even contemplated joining the Indian Navy when he grew older.


Shekhar Suman embarked on his career in the film industry with his debut in the movie “Utsav” in 1984. He starred opposite Rekha in this film, which was produced by Shashi Kapoor and directed by Girish Karnad. His television debut came in 1993 with the serial “Dekh Bhai Dekh.”

Throughout his career, Shekhar Suman has appeared in nearly 35 films, including notable titles such as “Manav Hatya,” “Naache Mayuri,” “Sansar,” “Anosha,” “Tridev,” “Pati Parmeshwar,” and “Ranbhoomi.”

Net Worth

Shekhar Suman is estimated to have a net worth of $20 million.

Filmography List

Role Film Year
Vijay Pati Parmeshwar
Ramesh Anubhav 1986
Police Sherkhan Chaloo 2011
Photographer Vinod Professor Ki Padosan 1993
Peter Fernandes Sansar 1987
Mohan Prasad Insaaf Apne Lahoo Se 1994
Journalist Shrikant Verma Tridev
Guru (Shyam’s friend) / Vyjayanti / Mala Chor Machaaye Shor[19] 2002
Dr. Prakash Ranbhoomi 1991
Doctor (also director) Heartless 2014
CID Inspector Ratan Woh Phir Aayegi
Charudutt Utsav 1984
Arun’s Friend Bhoomi 2017
Anil Anjaane Rishte
Anand Mathur Ek Se Badhkar Ek 2004
Amar Tere Bina Kya Jeena
Rehguzar 1985
Ghar Bazar 1998
Waqt Ke Zanjeer 1989
Aakhri Nishchay 1988
Naache Mayuri
Manav Hatya

Television List

Role Title
Viren Kumar Main
Various characters Tedhi Baat Shekhar Ke Saath
Sarju/Chichi/Sonu/Karan Dam Dama Dam
Sameer Diwan Dekh Bhai Dekh
Judge Comedy Circus
Judge Comedy Superstar
Judge The Great Indian Laughter Challenge
Judge India’s Laughter Champion
Judge Laugh India Laugh
Host Neelam Ghar
Host The Great Indian Comedy Show
Host He Man
Host Made in India
Host Movers & Shakers
Host Poll Khol
Host Simply Shekhar
Contestant Jjhoom India
Big Bulletin Host Bigg Boss 16
Bhoopi Tandon Saat Pheron Ki Hera Pherie
Anand Andaz
Ajay Premi Hera Pheri
Ajay Kapoor Ek Raja Ek Rani
Kabhi Idhar Kabhi Udhar
Wah Janaab

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