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Shiney Ahuja Biography Wiki Wife Family Age Net Worth


Shiney Ahuja Height Weight Bra Size Age Biography Family Wiki Net Worth, Affairs, Marriage & much more. Shiney Ahuja (born 15 May 1973) is an Indian actor who won the Filmfare Best Male Debut Award for Hazaaron Khwaishein Aisi in 2003 and then followed with several hit films like Gangster, Life in a Metro, and Bhool Bhulaiyaa.

Early Life

Shiney Ahuja was born in Dehradun, Uttarakhand, to Col. Suraj Prakash Ahuja, an officer of the Indian Army, and his wife Seema Ahuja. He has an elder sister who is settled in Texas.

Ahuja studied at numerous army schools across the country, wherever his father was posted, including several years at St. Xavier’s School, Ranchi and Army Public School, Dhaula Kuan, New Delhi. A quintessential sportsman, Ahuja has adjudged the ‘Best Sports Boy’ in school and eventually was elected the Sports Captain (Pratap House) at APS. He excelled in football, volleyball and cricket. In particular, he was very fond of cricket and took coaching classes from Mr. Gursharan Singh at the National Stadium, New Delhi.

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During this time he discovered an equally strong passion in Theatre and in Sports. It was this passion that would win him admission to Hansraj College, Delhi University, through the dramatics quota. He completed his engineering from RV College of Engineering Bengaluru. After a series of auditions, Shiney was among the three who got selected from over 300 aspirants. While in college, Shiney began to pursue acting seriously. He attended several acting workshops held at the National School of Drama, New Delhi. Later, he joined the theatre group ‘Tag’ where he met Barry John. Shortly thereafter, he joined Barry John’s Acting School in Delhi.

Shiney Ahuja Biography Wiki Wife Family Age Net Worth

Real NameShiney Ahuja
NicknameNot Known
Physical Stats & More
Heightin centimeters- 183 cm
in meters- 1.83 m
in Feet Inches- 6’ 0”
Weightin Kilograms- 72 kg
in Pounds- 159 lbs
Body Measurements– Chest: 42 Inches
– Waist: 34 Inches
– Biceps: 14 Inches
Eye ColourHazel
Hair ColourBlack
Personal Life
Date of Birth15 May 1973 
Age (as in 2016)43 Years
Birth PlaceDehradun, Uttarakhand, India
Zodiac sign/Sun signTaurus
HometownDehradun, Uttarakhand
SchoolSt. Xavier’s School, Ranchi 
Army Public School, Dhaula Kuan, New Delhi
CollegeHans Raj College, New Delhi
Educational QualificationsGraduate
DebutFilm Debut : Hazaaron Khwaishein Aisi (2005)
FamilyFather– Suraj Prakash Ahuja (Indian Army)
Mother– Seema Ahuja
Brothers– N/A 
Sisters– 1 (Elder)
HobbiesPlaying Football, Volleyball and Cricket
Controversies• In 2009, his maid charged him for raping her.
• He won legal battle against Micromax Mobile who made an ad commercial depicting Shiney and his maid story in a funny manner.
Favourite Things
Favourite FoodPaneer Mahkani, Butter Chicken and White Oats
Favourite DestinationNew York
Girls, Affairs and More
Marital StatusMarried
Affairs/GirlfriendsNot Known
WifeAnupam Ahuja
ChildrenDaughter– Arshiya Ahuja
Son– N/A
Money Factor
SalaryNot Known
Net Worth$10 million


After completing college, Shiney secured his first commercial ad for Pepsi. This instantly brought him into consideration by the top ad agencies. Flooded with offers, Ahuja worked in over 40 ad films in that year, including Cadburys and Citibank. He also featured in the music video ‘Pyar ho Gaya’ for the British-Asian band “Stereo Nation.”

In the same year, Sudhir Mishra was auditioning for a film by Pritish Nandy Communications, Hazaaron Khwaishein Aisi. Sudhir saw Shiney in the Pepsi commercial and called him to audition for Kay Kay’s character – Sidharth Tyabji. Upon Shiney’s request, Mishra also auditioned him for the role of Vikram Malhotra. Shiney was selected from over 200 aspirants for the role of Vikram Malhotra and made his acting debut in the film Hazaaron Khwaishein Aisi.

The film went on to win critical acclaim, and was screened at as many as 12 film festivals over 6 months. These included film festivals at Turkey, Estonia, River to River (Florence), Berlin, Edinburgh, Washington, Dallas, India (Goa), Bite The Mango festival (Bradford, UK), the Commonwealth festival (Manchester), and the Pacific Rim festival (California). The film was released commercially in 2005 with minimal publicity but a national footprint across India. Ahuja swept away several best actor (debut) awards given for the year.

Thereafter, he played the lead role in Mahesh Bhatt’s Gangster, a popular commercial movie genre and Woh Lamhe opposite Kangana Ranaut. Other films followed including Life in a Metro, Bhool Bhulaiyaa. Two of his films, Ek Accident with co-star Soha Ali Khan and Har Pal with Preity Zinta are yet to be released.

He disappeared for several years from the Bollywood industry. He was seen in the horror film Ghost (2012), which was a flop at the box office. After three years he came in a cameo appearance in Welcome Back (2015)

MoviesYearRoleOther notes
Hazaaron Khwaishein Aisi2005Vikram MalhotraFilmfare Award for Best Male Debut
Karam2005ACP Wagh Pratap Singh
Kal: Yesterday and Tomorrow2005
Gangster2006Daya ShankarStardust award for Superstar of Tomorrow
Fanaa2006Suraj AhujaFriendly Appearance
Woh Lamhe2006Aditya Garewal
Zindaggi Rocks2006Dr. Suraj Rihan
Life in a… Metro2007AkashCritically Acclaimed
Bhool Bhulaiya2007Siddharth Chaturvedi
Khoya Khoya Chand2007Zaffar
Hijack2008Vikram Madaan
Ghost2012Vijay Singh
Har Pal 2013Rohit
Ek Accident 2013TBA
Welcome Back2015Honey


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