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Sudhir Mishra Biography, Age, Wife, Children, Family, Caste, Wiki & More

Updated On : March 31, 2020

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Short Biography

Sudhir Mishra was born in 1959 in Lucknow in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India. He is an Indian Film Director, Television Director, Screenwriter & Film Actor who is best known for his work in Bollywood.

Other Name: Sudhir Nath Mishra
Other Professions: Television Director Screenwriter Film Actor
Appearance: Bollywood

Sudhir Mishra Complete Bio & Career

Sudhir Mishra was born and raised in Lucknow. He is the grandson of former Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Dwarka Prasad Mishra. His father, Devendra Nath Mishra, was a founding member of the Lucknow Film Society. He graduated from Delhi University, where he met Badal Sircar and formed a theatre group called Workshop Theatre and worked on several plays with him. He then went to Pune and joined FTII. In 1980, he relocated to Mumbai and started working as an assistant director. He started off by writing script of the classic comedy film Jaane Bhi Do Yaaron in the year 1983. He then made his directorial debut through Bollywood superhit film Yeh Woh Manzil To Nahin in 1987. He ended up winning the Indira Gandhi Award for Best Debut Film of a Director. the following year, he won a National film award for his film Main Zinda Hoon. His film Dharavi also won a National Award. Off late, he has directed and worte screen play of films like Yeh Saali Zindagi, Inkaar, and Daas Dev.He has also served as the director of Hotstar web series Hostages in 2019.

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His father's name was Devendra Nath Mishra. He has a brother named Sudhanshu Mishra. He was married to Sushmita Mukherjee and Renu Saluja in the past, He was also in a relationship with Bollywood actress Chitrangda Singh.

Wife Renu Saluja

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Skin Colour Fair
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour White

Personal Info

Home Town Lucknow
Nationality Indian
Religion Hindu
Address Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
School N/A
College University of Delhi, New Delhi
Qualification Graduate
Hobbies Reading Books
Marital Status Divorced
Debut As a Screen Writer of Bollywood Film - Jaane Bhi Do Yaaron (1983)
As an Actor of Bollywood Film - Khamosh (1985)
As a Director of Bollywood Film - Yeh Woh Manzil To Nahin (1987)
As a Director of TV Series - Nyaay (199)
Best Movies Jaane Bhi Do Yaaron (1983) , Yeh Woh Manzil To Nahin (1987), Main Zinda Hoon (1988), and Yeh Saali Zindagi (2011) among others
Salary N/A
Net Worth N/A
Official Website N/A


Favorite Color White
Favorite Sport Cricket
Favorite Actress Chitrangada Singh
Favorite Actor Irrfan Khan

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Sudhir Mishra

  • He along with Badal Sircar formed a theatre group called Workshop Theatre in Delhi in the late 1970s.
  • In addition to direction and screen writer, he has also worked as an actor in some Bollywood films.
  • During Covid 19 lockout one in 2020 a man got beaten up by police and it was reported that Sudhir Mishra got beaten up by police. However it was later clarified that it wasn't him.