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Sushant Singh Rajput

Sushant Singh Rajput

 

EARLY LIFE

 

  • Rajput was born in Patna on 1986 His ancestral home is in Bihar’s Purnea district. One of his sisters, Mitu Singh, is a state-level cricketerHis mother’s death in 2002 left Rajput devastated and it was in the same year that the family moved from Patna to Delhi.
  • Rajput attended St. Karen’s High School in Patna and Kulachi Hansraj Model School in New Delhi. According to Rajput, he had ranked seventh in the DCE Entrance Exam in 2003 and secured admission in the Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical Engineering) class in Delhi College of Engineering.
  • While a student at Delhi Technological University, Rajput enrolled in Shiamak Davar’s dance classes. Within a few months of joining the dance class, Rajput was selected to be a member of Davar’s standard dance troupe.
  • In 2005, he was chosen to be one of the group of background dancers at the 51st Filmfare Awards. In 2006, he was part of the troupe that went to Australia to perform in the cultural program at the opening ceremony of the 2006 Commonwealth Games.
  • To make a break into films, Rajput moved to Mumbai and joined Nadira Babbar’s Ekjute theatre group, which he remained a part of for two and a half years.
STAR

 

  • In 2008, Rajput landed the role of Preet Juneja in Kis Desh Mein Hai Meraa Dil.
  • In June 2009, Rajput began starring in Pavitra Rishta as Manav Deshmukh, a serious and mature character working as a mechanic to help support his family.
  • In May 2010, Rajput joined the dance reality show Zara Nachke Dikha 2.  In December 2010, Rajput participated in another dance-based reality show, Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 4
FILMOGRAHY

 

  • Rajput auditioned for Abhishek Kapoor’s Kai Po Che! and was selected to play one of the three leads, along with Rajkumar Rao and Amit Sadh.
  • Rajput’s second movie was Shuddh Desi Romance.Sushant’s next role was in Rajkumar Hirani’s 2014 film PK.
  • In 2015, Rajput’s sole release was Dibakar Banerjee’s mystery thriller Detective Byomkesh Bakshy!(2015).
  • In 2016, Rajput appeared in Neeraj Pandey’s biographical sports film M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story, in lead role of Indian cricketer Mahendra Singh Dhoni.
  • In 2018, Rajput appeared in Kedarnath.In 2019, Rajput appeared in Abhishek Chaubey’s Sonchiriya. He appeared in Nitesh Tiwari’s Chhichhore opposite Shraddha Kapoor that released on 6 September 2019.
  • He was also set to essay 12 real-life characters, including political strategist Chanakya, poet Rabindranath Tagore and former Indian president APJ Abdul Kalam, in a biopic series on Stories of India.
DEATH

 

  • The actor was found dead at his sixth floor appartment in Bandra (West). While the police have confirmed that he has died by suicide, no ‘note’ was found from his residence. “Sushant Singh Rajput has committed suicide, Mumbai Police is investigating,” DCP Pranay Ashok, spokesperson Mumbai Police said.