Varun Dhawan Biography, Height, Age, Wife, Girlfriend, Family, Film List, & More

Varun Dhawan, a prominent Indian actor, has made a remarkable mark in the world of Hindi films. Renowned for his versatility and talent, he has adeptly portrayed characters across various genres, captivating audiences with his exceptional performances.

Varun Dhawan Biography

Varun Dhawan’s incredible journey in the Indian film industry has been nothing short of remarkable. Since 2014, he has consistently found himself on Forbes India’s prestigious Celebrity 100 list, an impressive feat that has also earned him the title of the country’s highest-paid celebrity. It is no surprise that his talent and popularity have garnered such recognition and acclaim.

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Varun Dhawan Picture

Personal Information

Full Name Varun David Dhawan
Nickname AKA Pappu
DOB (Date of Birth) 24 April 1987
Age 36 Years
Birthplace Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Zodiac sign Taurus
Nationality Indian
Hometown Mumbai, Maharashtra
Religion Hindu


School Bombay Scottish School, Mumbai
College/  University Nottingham Trent University, England
Qualification Graduate in Business Management

Physical Stats


Feet & Inches  5’ 9”
Meter  1.75 m
Centimeters 175 cm
Weight  75 kg,165 lbs
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Dark Brown
Body Measurements Chest: 40 Inches
Waist: 32 Inches
Biceps: 15 Inches

Family Information

Father Name  David Dhawan
Mother Name Karuna Dhawan
Siblings Brother- Rohit Dhawan
Marital Status Married
Wife Natasha Dalal
Children N/A


Girlfriend Sara Ali Khan


Profession Actor
Net Worth USD $18 million


Color Red and Black
Food Chicken, Cheesecake, and Mishti Doi
Actor/Actress Govinda and Dwayne Johnson Katrina Kaif, Deepika Padukone, and Angelina Jolie
Singer(s) Drake, Sonu Nigam
Movies  Guide (1965), Kaagaz Ke Phool (1959), Rang De Basanti (2006), Kuch Kuch Hota Hai (1998), Raja Babu (1994)
Hobbies Dancing, Swimming, and Reading
Destination Goa, London, and Maldives
Varun Dhawan Childhood Picture
Varun Dhawan Childhood Picture
Varun Dhawan Young Age Picture
Varun Dhawan Young Age Picture
Varun Dhawan Family Picture
Varun Dhawan Family Picture
Varun Dhawan with his Wife (Natasha Dalal)
Varun Dhawan with his Wife (Natasha Dalal)
Varun Dhawan with his Father (David Dhawan)
Varun Dhawan with his Father (David Dhawan)
Varun Dhawan with his Mother (Karuna Dhawan)
Varun Dhawan with his Mother (Karuna Dhawan)
Varun Dhawan with his Brother (Rohit Dhawan)
Varun Dhawan with his Brother (Rohit Dhawan)
Varun Dhawan with his Girlfriend (Sara Ali Khan)
Varun Dhawan with his Girlfriend (Sara Ali Khan)


He was born on 24 April 1987. Currently, he is 36 years old.


Rohit Dhawan and his wife, Jaanvi Desai, have been blessed with a beautiful daughter, adding another layer of joy to the Dhawan family. He undoubtedly cherishes his role as an uncle, showering his niece with love and affection.


His educational journey has been a combination of both local and international experiences, reflecting his commitment to both academics and his passion for the arts.


On 24 January 2021, Dhawan married his long-time girlfriend, fashion designer Natasha Dalal.


The actor was in a long-standing relationship with his childhood friend Natasha Dalal, though they made it official on social media only in 2019. He also dated Sara when he was in the USA. It was also in the news that he is dating Bollywood actress Taapsee Pannu.

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In 2012, Varun Dhawan made his acting debut in Karan Johar’s teen film “Student of the Year,” where he starred alongside Sidharth Malhotra and Alia Bhatt. This movie earned him a Filmfare nomination for Best Male Debut. Following that, in 2014, he took on a lead role in “Main Tera Hero,” directed by his father, David Dhawan, where he was paired with Illeana D`cruz and Nargis Fakhri. Varun Dhawan is set to appear in two upcoming films, “Street Dancer” and “Coolie No. 2,” in which he plays an impetuous brat involved in a love triangle. Raedita Tandon of Filmfare praised Dhawan’s impeccable comic timing and drew favorable comparisons to Govinda and Prabhudheva.

Stardust Awards List

  • International Indian Film Academy Awards
  • 2017: Best Performance in a comic role for Dishoom
  • 2015: Best Performance in a comic role for Main Tera Hero
  • 2015: Best Actor (Comedy/Romance) for Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania
  • 2013: Breakthrough Performance (Male) for Student of the Year

Net Worth

With a net worth of USD $18 million, he is considered the highest-paid actor in the industry.

Filmography List

A complete filmography list by Varun Dhawan is given below table.

Role Title Year
Zafar Chaudhary Kalank 2019
Veer Bakshi Dilwale  
Unnamed Antim: The Final Truth 2021
Suresh Mukund ABCD 2  
Sreenath “Seenu” Prasad Main Tera Hero 2014
Sahej Singh Narula Street Dancer 3D 2020
Rohan Nanda Student of the Year 2012
Rakesh “Humpty” Sharma Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania  
Raju Coolie / Kunwar Raj Pratap Singh Coolie No. 1  
Raja Malhotra / Prem Malhotra Judwaa 2  
Raghav Purohit Badlapur 2015
Mauji Sharma Sui Dhaaga  
Kuldeep “Kuku” Saini Jugjugg Jeeyo 2022
Junaid Ansari Dishoom 2016
Himself Nawabzaade  
Danish Walia October 2018
Bhaskar Sharma Bhediya  
Badrinath Bansal Badrinath Ki Dulhania 2017
Ajay Dixit Bawaal 2023
My Name Is Khan 2010

Television List

Here is a television list by actor Varun Dhawan.

Notes Title Year Role
Filming Citadel: India Coming Soon Rahi Gambir
Voice cameo Citadel 2023 Rahi Gambir

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