October 05, 2022

Sanjay Mishra (Actor) Biography, Age, Wife, Children, Family, Caste, Wiki & More

Updated On : October 6, 2020

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Short Biography

Sanjay Mishra was born on 06-10-1963 in Darbhanga in the state of Bihar, India. He is an Indian Film Actor, Film Director, Television Actor & Comedian who best known for his work in Bollywood Industry.

Sanjay Mishra Complete Bio & Career

Sanjay Mishra is a graduate of National School of Drama. He made his acting debut through the television series Chanakya in the year 1991. From 1991 to 2004, he appeared in a range of television series mostly doing only the comedy roles. After appearing in some commercials and gaining fame through his work in some film and television series, he appeared in Mirinda’s commercial alongside legendary Amitabh Bachchan. He came to limelight after he was used as an icon by ESPN Star Sports for the ICC Cricket World Cup in 1999. His character Apple Singh became a household name then.
After making his debut with a brief role in Oh Darling! Yeh Hain India! In the year 1995, he struggled to find his feet in Bollywood until; he starred in Bunty Aur Babli. After which there was no looking back for him. Since then he has established himself as a renowned comedian and his performance in films like Golmaal and its sequels, Dhamal and Phata Poster Nikla Hero among others are a great example of his noted work. In addition to playing comedy, he has also done serious roles in films like Charas, Zameen, Satya, All The Best, and Plan among others. He recently played the villain role in acclaimed film Anaarkali of Aarah. In the year 2017, he appeared in as many as 14 films.
Among all his films, 3 films that have earned him highest recognition and awards are Masaan, Aankhon Dekhi, and Phas Gaya Re Obama. In addition to acting, he has also directed the Hindi film, Pranaam Walekum.

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Sanjay Mishra Family, Relatives and Other Relations

He was born to Shambhu Nath Mishra who was a civil servant. He is married to Kiran Mishra and together the couple has two daughters named Pal and Lamha.

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Body Measurements

Chest Size 40
Biceps Size 12
Waist Size 32
Skin Colour Fair
Eye Colour Dark Brown
Hair Colour Black

Personal Info

Home Town Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, India
Nationality Indian
Religion Hindu
Address Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, India
School Kendriya Vidyalaya BHU, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, India
College National School of Drama, New Delhi, India
Qualification Graduate of National School of Drama, New Delhi
Hobbies Cooking, Listening to Pink Floyd, Doing Photography
Marital Status Married
Debut Film (actor): Oh Darling! Yeh Hai India! (1995)
Film (director): Pranaam Walekum (2015)
TV: Chanakya (1991)
Salary N/A
Net Worth N/A
Official Website N/A


Favorite Color Black, Red
Favorite Sport Cricket
Favorite Actor Irrfan Khan , Shah Rukh Khan
Favorite Film Director Ketan Mehta
Favorite Place Goa, Dubai
Favorite Food Achari Mutton and Pepper Chicken

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Sanjay Mishra

  • He has a habit of signing as many movies as he can because he signs small films for rehearsals and gets paid for them.
  • He belongs to a family of government servants. His father worked in the information and broadcasting ministry, his grandfather was a district magistrate.
  • His film Ankhon Dekhi ‘s response was a surprise for him. He saw a theatre-goer in tears after watching Ankhon Dekhi and was taken aback by the fact that the film touched people so deeply.
  • He did Phas Gaya Re Obama for creative satisfaction, Jolly LLB for free as it was just a night’s work, Dum Laga Ke Haisha for his mother, as it was shot in Haridwar and Masaan, shot in Banaras, is dedicated to his father.
  • Wherever he goes, he buys a cylinder and cooks his own food. His signature dishes are Achari Mutton and Pepper Chicken.
  • Mishra, who was scarred by a failed marriage during his NSD days, wasn’t sure about marrying again. But his mother insisted. So, he agreed to an arranged marriage in 2009.

Sanjay Mishra Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

58 years, 11months, 29 days old age Sanjay Mishra will turn 59 on 06 October, 2022. Only 5 hours,31 minutes has left for his next birthday.

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Sanjay Mishra has celebrated the total number of 59 birthdays till date. See the analysis by days count and bar graph.

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