Ayushmann Khurrana (born 14 September 1984) is an Indian film actor and singer, who started his career as a television anchor. In 2012, Khurrana made his film debut in Shoojit Sircar’s romantic comedy Vicky Donor, which touched on the topic of sperm donation in India. Upon release, the film was a critical and commercial success.
Name : Ayushmann Khurrana
Date of Birth : 14 September 1984
Age : 32 years
Height : 1.80 m, 5’9″
Birth place : Chandigarh, Punjab, India
Ethnicity : Punjabi
Occupation : Anchor, Actor and Singer
Status : Married
Spouse : Tahira Kashyap
Children : Son Virajveer, Daughter Varushka
Parents : P. Khurrana, Mrs. Poonam Khurrana
Relatives : Aparshakti Khurrana (brother)
Ayushmann Khurrana was born on September 14, 1984 in Chandigarh, Punjab, India. He has achieved a name for himself by working actively in theatre for five years. He also helped his college D.A.V to establish their prominent theater groups Manchtantra and Aaghaaz. The nukkad nataks, plays and street plays conceptualized by him went on to win him and his team much accolades and prizes at many national fests of popular institutions like IIT Mumbai, BIT Pilani and so on.
He was declared as the winner of Season 2 in the television’s ultimate popular youth show MTV Roadies. He temporarily worked as Radio Jockey for Big FM, New Delhi and hosted the show “Big Chai” which won him a couple of awards as well. Then he signed for MTV show “Wassup – The Voice of Youngistan” and has began his illustrious journey as one of the MTV’s most popular Video Jockeys.
Ayushmann originally hails from Chandigarh and his family still lives there. His father Mr. P Khurrana, is a renowned astrolger and an author on the subject of astrology, while his mother Poonam is a housewife and a qualified M.A. in Hindi. His brother Aparshakti is a popular Radio Jockey at BIG FM Delhi.
Ayushman got married to his childhood sweetheart Tahira Kashyap in 2011. They met after high school and were family friends. They had tuitions together. They have two children, a son Virajveer(2012) and a daughter Varushka (21 April 2014).
Tahira has completed her masters in Mass Communication and Journalism from Punjab University. Tahira has also worked as a lecturer. She is also programming head of 92.7 and also a fitness trainer. Tahira is a writer, at present she is writing a book. She has written books like ‘I promise’ and ‘Souled’.
Ayushmann has studied in St. John’s High School and DAV College in Chandigarh. He majored in English Literature and has done Masters in Mass Communication from School of Communication Studies in Punjab University, Chandigarh.
Dum Laga Ke Haisha
2012 Pani Da Rang
2013 Saddi Gali
2014 O Heeriye
2004 MTV Roadies Season 2
2009 India’s Got Talent Season 1
2008 MTV Roadies Season 7
2010 India’s Got Talent Season 2
2011 MTV Roadies Season 8 Graveyard
2011 Just Dance
IIFA Awards- Best Actor, Best Lyricist
IIFA Awards- Best Male Playback
Times of India Film Awards- Best Playback Singer
Stardust Awards- Best Actor