Varun Dhawan: The Flamboyant Charm.
Varun Dhawan, son of famous director and producer, David Dhawan got into Bollywood with Karan Johar’s Student of the Year. He is an Indian-born actor who started his career in the Bollywood after he completed his Bachelor’s Degree from Nottingham Trent University. Varun has acted in several Hindi films till date and has gained a critical applaud for certain roles in his films.
He has all the qualities required to be a hero at the big stage. The looks are unmatched, the physique is up to the point, and the acting abilities are quintessential. Apart from his incredible looks and dynamic acting skills, he has a command over his feet that can entice you with his audacious dance moves.
Varun Dhawan Body Vitals
Height: 5 feet 9 inches, 179 cm
Weight: 172 pounds, 75 kg
Eye Color: Dark Brown
Hair Color: Black
Chest: 40 inches
Waist: 32 inches
Biceps: 15 inches
Varun Dhawan Biography
Varun Dhawan age, childhood, & family background
The actor was born in Mumbai to the famous producer David Dhawan and Karuna Dhawan on 24th April 1987. Varun Dhawan is 27 years old (as in 2016), and has aN elder brother Rohit who is an established director. Varun completed his H.S.C from the H.R College of Commerce and flew to Nottingham to complete his business management degree. After coming back, he assisted Karan Johar for My Name is Khan and then got his chance to debut in the Dharma Production’s Student of the Year.
As a child, Varun was absolutely adorable. Therefore, he acted in many TV commercials. He played a part in Bourn Vita, Hatti Cement, and Colgate advertisements and started making a habit of winning hearts right from the young age. Varun Dhawan’s father didn’t want his child to be exposed as a child actor, but his cuteness and his eccentric looks couldn’t keep him away from the camera.
Varun’s debut performance in the Student of the Year was critically accepted and garnered appreciation for his confidence and maturity he displayed in his role. Also, he showcased some brilliant dance moves that amazed the audiences. Too good for a debut! Exclaimed many after watching Varun Dhawan whip his persona on the screen.
Varun Dhawan Filmography
After his successful stint at the Student of the Year, Varun Dhawan featured in two films in 2014.Main Tera Hero was his first in 2014, where he played a role opposite Illeana Dcruz and Nargis Fakhri. The film was average, but the songs made a mark on people’s mind. The second release was Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhaniya where he collaborated with Alia Bhatt. The movie performed well at the box office and songs got famous amongst the youth. Varun Dhawan’s performance in the film was appreciated by many, and critics thought that he nailed the film with his comic timings and inch perfect emotional scenes.
In the next two years, Varun Dhawan grew as an actor and bamboozled the audiences with mind wobbling performances. He played the role of a grief-stricken lone avenger with precision, and his eyes did the talking in the thrilling sequences of the films. Dhawan was so engrossed in the role that he was terrified after a moment where he didn’t feel he was acting. Dhawan danced his brilliance in the ABCD sequel where he showed his proficiency in dancing. Dhawan also showcased his lovely acting skills opposite Shah Rukh Khan in Dilwale.
Dhawan went to build his resume by doing several films in the course of time. Here’s a complete list of Varun Dhawan’s Films
Varun Dhawan Movies
- ABCD 2
- Student of the Year
- Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhaniya
- Main Tera Hero
- Badrinath Ki Dulhaniya
Amidst Several Controversies
Varun Dhawan Controversies
- Slapped by Sohail Khan
The entire issue dispersed in the B-Town like wildfire. It was rumored that Sohail Khan, younger brother of Salman Khan had slapped Badlapur actor. When asked in the media, both parties were reluctant about the issue and denied the complete outburst. Both parties have maintained the fact in the media that no brawl ever took place and the issue is just sparked out of hand by the media.
- Ignoring Alia Bhatt
The Alia-Siddharth-Varun love triangle has come out of the screen to the real life. While performing at an award function, Varun ran past Siddharth Malhotra to have a few wise words with his former co-star and a good friend. But he completely ignored his ex, Alia who was seated right next to Siddharth. The breakup didn’t seem to end on good terms.
- Good Boyfriend, Poor Husband
Koffee with Karan is one controversial show where celebrities speak their minds out with no holds barred. Varun was at the receiving end when Alia said on air that Varun Dhawan cannot be a good husband. Instead, she took Siddharth’s name when asked about the ideal husband. Poor Varun!
- AIB Roast
Varun was a part of the show, which put many famous superstars in trouble. Many in the industry voiced their opinions. Varun, being a part of the show, kept silent in the entire Roast Saga and was ignored every time media asked him about the Roast. He smartly kept the issue away by talking about his upcoming film Badlapur. Now that’s a good way to handle controversy, isn’t it?
- The ultra weird picture
Varun Dhawan became the butt of all jokes on social media when he posted his picture of working out. Varun Dhawan wanted to flaunt his 8 pack abs he had pulled off for a movie, but the media noticed something weird in his lower area. Was it really a boner or not, is a different issue. But Varun Dhawan’s image did swirl up some hilarious controversy.
Varun Dhawan’s Girlfriends, Relationships & More
He’s charming and can woo any girl that comes across him. But the list of his ladies isn’t that big considering the aura of the actor. It is said that Varun dated Sara while he was in the USA for his studies. The Badlapur fame actor raised some eyebrows when rumors sparked up about him dating the gorgeous Tapasee Pannu. It couldn’t catch fire in the media as immense secrecy was maintained and it was tough to spot the couple together.
Varun is seen vacationing and partying with his long-time girlfriend, Natasha Dalaya. She is seen with the actor multiple times in B-Town parties and premieres. Also, she snapped Varun surfing on a blue virgin beach, where it is said that the duo enjoyed a secret vacation together. Now that must’ve broken a lot of hearts. It is safe to say that Varun Dhawan is committed and we don’t see any chances of other woman entering his life.
Likes, Dislikes, & Favorite List
Varun Dhawan loves to swim, read and dance. He is also fond of football and maintains distance with alcohol. He has confessed openly that he was addicted to pot in his college days, and needed a rehab to get the addiction out of him. He regrets his past days he wasted on addiction and chooses to never walk on that path ever again.
Favorite Food: Nando’s Chicken, Mishti Doi, Cheese Cake
Favorite Destination: Dubai, Maldives
Favorite Movies: American Psycho, Raja Babu, Guide, Kaagaz Ke Phool, Guide, Kuch Kuch Hota Hain, Rang De Basanti.
Favorite Superstars: Govinda, Dwayne Johnson, Preity Zinta, Priyanka Chopra, Angelina Jolie
Favorite Songs: Yaad Aa Raha Hain, November Rains from Guns N Roses.
Favorite Musicians: The Doors, Drake, The Killers
Favorite Fragrance: Gucci
Favorite Restuarant: Shiv Sagar, Churchgate, Mumbai
Favorite Color: Red, Black
The Money in the Bank
There is no doubt that Varun was born with a silver spoon in his mouth since his birth. Being the son of David Dhawan, one of the best directors in the early 90’s, Varun Dhawan has had no shortage of options ever. Yet in the USA, he worked for a nightclub to distribute leaflets for his pocket money. Also, Varun has worked hard on his acting in Barry John’s acting academy.
Nothing comes easy, they say, and Varun despite having a whole bunch of credentials by his side, has worked his ass off to attain the ultimate stardom. Here’s a sneak peak into Varun’s bank accounts, property, and his mean machines.
Varun Dhawan’s net worth is 95 crore Rupees. The sum tallies in the bank from numerous endorsements, high budget films, and solo performances at many award functions. It is believed that Varun Dhawan charges around 8-10 crore rupees for a movie.
Varun stays in a rented apartment which itself charges him about a lac per month. He owns three luxurious high-end cars and is affectionate towards his two wheel rides.
Costly Cars: Jaguar, BMW, and Audi q7
The Love for Bikes: Royal Enfield Bullet 500, and Polaris Sportsman 850 (Quad Bike)
Awards, Trophies, and Worthy Recognitions
Varun is undoubtedly handsome and his sheer charm itself has brought many accolades and trophies in his trophy cabinet. Breathtakingly handsome looks accompanied with brilliant acting skills enhance his on-screen presence. At just 27, Varun has scaled the heights of greatness, and we can surely witness a mega superstar of the future. Here’s a list of awards Varun has won in his short yet fruitful career. And believe us, there is a lot to come in the mere future.
Varun Dhawan Awards
- IIFA award for the best performance in comic role for Main Tera Hero (2015)
- Guild Award for the best actor in a comic role for Main Tera Hero (2015)
- Screen Award for the best comedian for Dishoom (2016)
- Stardust Award for the best actor in a comedy role for Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhaniya (2014)
- Big Star Most Entertaining actor in an action role for Badlapur (2015)
- Stardust award for the entertainer of the year 2015 for ABCD 2, Dilwale, and Badlapur
- Stardust awards for the breakthrough performance for Student of the Yesar (2013)
- Stardust award for the best superstar of next gen (2016)
5 Unknown Facts about Varun Dhawan
- Not only the superstar shares his birthday with the God himself, he is an ardent fan of Sachin Tendulkar. And who is not? We all are. Lucky Varun! You share your birthday with the biggest icon of our generation
- Varun Dhawan’s dream role is to play a soldier on the big screen. We all are waiting for Varun to watch you beat the crap out of the opponents.
- Varun Dhawan loves to hog on chicken and avoids alcohol and sugar. He is very particular about his diet and wants to escape the obesity and diabetes problems that are running in his family since ages.
- Varun Dhawan, before making it big in the Bollywood appeared in a short film called White Mountain.
- Varun Dhawan was a bright student in the school and secured 82 percent in his S.S.C Boards. Also, he was a born athlete and was extremely fast at running.
Varun has Judwa 2 lineup, where he will work for his father’s incarnation of a previous hit film. Salman Khan acted in its prequel in the early 2000’s and film was much loved by the audiences. We hope that Varun stuns his audiences with a stunning performance in the sequel.
Varun Dhawan has made a mark in the mainstream Bollywood with his acting flair, splendid looks, and spontaneity. Also, not to forget is his extremely well carved, well-chiseled body that has driven many women in the nation crazy behind Varun. The Superstar qualities are right within him and he only needs to get his choices right. Movies like Badlapur can change the course of his acting career. Also, his dancing skills are remarkable. It’s utterly brilliant how Varun danced his way into our hearts with his prolific performance in ABCD 2.
The Hero qualities are right within him. Varun just needs to keep up the good work and he’ll soon rub shoulders with Bollywood’s biggest Khans. With many aspiring actors in the competition, Varun has proved his prominence and has made a name for himself as one of the good looking actors in the Bollywood. The success story is in construction, and we hope to see a bigger superstar out of Varun Dhawan.