Varun Dhawan Lifestyle, Wiki, Net Worth, Income, Salary, House, Cars, Favorites, Affairs, Awards, Family, Facts & Biography

Varun Dhawan is an Indian actor. One of the highest paid celebrities in the country, he was featured in Forbes IndiaS List of celebrities 100 since 2014. Each of the eleven films in which he has performed has had commercial success, establishing Dhawan in Hindi cinema. Son of director David Dhawan, he studied business management at Nottingham Trent University, after which he worked as an assistant director for Karan Johar on the 2010 My Name Is Khan drama. Dhawan made his film debut as a student of the year in the 2012 Teen Drama category, for which he received a Filmfare nomination in the Best Men's category.

Birth name

Varun Dhawan







Private life

Anniversary / Date of birth

Varun Dhawan was born on April 24, 1987 in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.


He is currently 32 years old.

Sign of the sun



Asian (Indian)




Varun studied business management at University of Nottingham Trent, UNITED KINGDOM.

Family details

  • Father – David Dhawan (Director)

  • Mother – Karuna Dhawan
  • Brothers and sisters – Rohit Dhawan (older brother) (Director)
  • Relatives – Anil Dhawan (Uncle), Siddharth Dhawan (Cousin) (Actor)

Civil status


Girlfriend / spouse

Varun Dhawan dated –

  • Natasha Dalal – Dhawan has a relationship with designer Natasha Dalal, with whom he attended school. They separated in May 2013.

Physical statistics


  • In feet – 5 feet 7½ inches
  • In centimeters – 171 cm
  • In meters – 1.71 meters


  • In kilograms – 77 kg
  • In pounds – 170 lbs

Body measurements

  • Measurements – 44-15½-33
  • Chest – 44 inches or 107 cm
  • Arm / Biceps – 15½ ​​inches or 39 cm
  • Cut – 33 "or 76 cm



Hair color


Eye colour

Dark brown


Straight ahead

Professional statistics

Famous for

Playing Rohan Nanda in the Student Film of the Year 2012 alongside Alia Bhatt and Sidharth Malhotra.

Movie start

Varun debuted in 2012 with the student of the year in the romantic comedy film for his role as Rohan Nanda.

TV debut

Varun has not yet appeared in a TV show.

Support brand

In 2013, he was announced as ambassador of the Gatsby brand. He has also appeared in commercials such as Pepsi, Panasonic smartphone and Nestlé Fruita Vitals alongside Alia Bhatt. In 2018, Varun (with Anushka Sharma) was announced as ambassador of Skill India Campaign.

Awards and nominations

2013Student of the yearBIG Star Entertainment AwardsMost entertaining actor (movie) – MaleAppointed
ETC Bollywood Business AwardsMost profitable start (man)Appointed
Filmfare AwardBest male startAppointed
Screen priceMost promising beginner – MaleAppointed
Lions Gold AwardsFavorite start (Man)Won
Zee Cine AwardsBest male startAppointed
Stardust AwardsOutstanding Performance – MenWon
Superstar of tomorrow – ManAppointed
Star Guild AwardsBest male startAppointed
Times of India Film AwardBest start – MaleAppointed
2015Humpty Sharma Ki DulhaniaStardust AwardsBest Actor – Comedy / RomanceWon
Superstar of tomorrow – Man (also for Main Tera Hero)Appointed
Screen priceBest actorAppointed
Star Guild AwardsBest actor in a leading roleAppointed
BIG Star Entertainment AwardsMost entertaining actor in a romantic film – MaleAppointed
Main Tera HeroMost entertaining actor in a humor film – maleAppointed
Most entertaining actor – MaleAppointed
Star Guild AwardsBest actor in a comic book roleWon
Screen priceBest actor (popular choice)Appointed
Indian Film Academy AwardBest performance in a comic book roleWon
2016BadlapurFilmfare AwardBest actorAppointed
BIG Star Entertainment AwardsMost entertaining actor in a thriller – MaleWon
Most entertaining actor in an action movie – ManWon
ABCD 2Star Guild AwardsBest actor in a leading roleAppointed
DilwaleIndian Film Academy AwardBest actorAppointed
2017Washing upZee Cine AwardsBest actor in a comic book roleAppointed
Star Screen AwardsStar Screen Award for Best ActorWon
Indian Film Academy AwardBest performance in a comic book roleWon
2018Badrinath Ki DulhaniaStar Screen AwardsBest actor in a comic book roleWon
Best Actor – Male (Popular)Appointed
Filmfare AwardBest actorAppointed
Lions Gold AwardsBest Favorite ActorWon
Zee Cine AwardsBest Actor (Jury Selection) – MaleWon
Judwaa 2Best Actor (Spectator Choice) – MaleAppointed
Star Screen AwardsBest actor in a comic book roleAppointed
OctoberNBT Utsav AwardsBest actorWon
Melbourne Indian Film FestivalBest actorAppointed
Jagran Film FestivalBest actor – maleWon
2019Filmfare AwardCritics Best Actor in a First Role (Male)Appointed
Lions Gold AwardsBest actor par excellence (masculine)Won
Sui DhaagaZee Cine AwardsBest Actor (Spectator Choice) – MaleAppointed

Varun Dhawan Favorite

  • Favorite actors – Govinda, Dwayne Johnson
  • Favorite actresses – Priyanka Chopra, Zita Preity, Angelina Jolie
  • Favorite movies – Basanti Rank, Kuch Kuch Hota Hai, American Psycho
  • Favorite songs – Yaad Aa Rahi Hai from the movie Love Story (1981), November Rain by Guns n Roses
  • Favorite musicians – Drake, the killers, the doors
  • Favourite sport – Soccer
  • Favorite perfume – Gucci
  • Preferred colors – Red Black
  • Favorite Restaurant – Shiv Sagar in Mumbai
  • Favorite destinations – Maldives, UAE
  • Favorite Idol – Sylvester Stallone
  • Favorite food – Chicken, Nando Cheese Cake, Mishti Doi

Net worth of Varun Dhawan

Varun Dhawan has a net worth estimated at $ 18 million dollars from 2019.

Social media profiles

Some lesser known facts about Varun Dhawan

  • Varun received his nickname Pappu from his father.
  • Dhawan's older brother and father are directors.
  • He was a brilliant student and even got 82% success at the 10th standard.
  • During his studies in the United States, he worked as a distributor of leaflets for nightclubs.
  • Together, Arjun Kapoor and himself acquired acting skills from Barry John's drama school, where they shot a short film, White Mountain.
  • He also worked as assistant director for Karan Johar on the movie My Name Is Khan released in 2010.
  • Varun was ranked No. 8 in the list of the most desirable men of 2012 by the Times of India.
  • He likes to swim.
  • He has a wax statue at Madame Tussauds Hong Kong.
  • He released his fitness DVD, which was choreographed by Remo D'Souza.

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