Ayushmann belongs to Chandigarh and his family resides there. His father Mr. P Khurrana, is a famous astrologer and a distinguished writer on the subject of astrology, while his mother Poonam is a house wife. His brother Aparshakti is currently a Radio Jockey at OYE 104.8 FM in Delhi and an aspiring actor.
Ayushmann started off from theatre and then advanced to television and then finally made it to the big screen, Ayushmann's growth as an artist has been one of the most methodized ones. He made his acting debut with Shoojit Sircar’s Vicky Donor in 2012, where his performance was highly appreciated by the critics and audiences as well. Ayushmann at the same time built his oeuvre as a playback singer. His song Paani Da Rang became very popular among the youths. His four singles thus far - 'Mitti Di Khushboo,' 'O Heeriye,' 'Yahin Hoon Main' and ‘Ik Vaari,’ have won n number of hearts. His latest film, Dum Laga Ke Haisha, proved his status in industry as an actor of enormous repute.