Sushant Singh Rajput Wiki – Biography
Sushant Singh Rajput was an Indian actor, dancer, and television personality. He was best known for his role in ‘MS Dhoni: The Untold Story’, in which he played the role of former Indian cricket team captain, Mahendra Singh Dhoni.
He made his Bollywood debut in ‘Kai Po Che!’ in 2012. He went on to star in high-profile films and television shows. His film credits include Kai Po Che!, Shuddh Desi Romance, PK, Detective Byomkesh Bakshy, M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story, Raabta, Welcome to New York, Kedarnath, Sonchiriya, Chhichhore, and Drive. His TV shows credits include Kis Desh Mein Hai Meraa Dil, Pavitra Rishta, Zara Nachke Dikha, and Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 4.
Sushant Singh Rajput Age
Sushant Singh Rajput was born on 21 January 1986, in Patna, Bihar, India. He died on 14 June 2020, in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. He was 34 years old.
Sushant Singh Rajput was unmarried.
Sushant Singh Rajput was rumored to be in a relationship with Rhea Chakravorty. They were pictured together in Mumbai on several occasions. However, the couple denied being in a romantic relationship saying they were just good friends.
On Sushant Singh Rajput’s 34th birthday on 21 January 2020, Rhea wrote about Rajput in an Instagram post. She wrote: “Happy birthday to the most beautiful “supermassive black hole” that is known to mankind! Shine on you crazy diamond @sushantsinghrajput #boywithagoldenheart #rheality.”
He previously dated his co-star Ankita Lokhande from 2010 until the relationship ended in 2016.
Sushant is survived by his elder brother, two sisters, and father, Dr. KK Singh. One of his sisters, Mitu Singh, is a state-level cricketer. His cousin brother Neeraj Kumar Bablu is an MLA. His sister-in-law is an MLC in the Bihar Legislative Council.
His mother died in 2002. Sushant’s last post on social media on June 3, 2020, was a tribute to his late mother. He wrote: “Blurred past evaporating from teardrops / Unending dreams carving an arc of smile / And a fleeting life, / negotiating between the two… Ma.”
Sushant Singh Rajput Death
Actor Sushant Singh died by suicide at his residence in Bandra, Mumbai on 14 June 2020, at the age of 34. His representative said in a statement: “It pains us to share that Sushant Singh Rajput is no longer with us. We request his fans to keep him in their thoughts and celebrate his life, and his work as they have done so far. We request the media to help us maintain privacy at this moment of grief.”
Actor Akshay Kumar tweeted: “Honestly this news has left me shocked and speechless…I remember watching #SushantSinghRajput in Chhichhore and telling my friend Sajid, its producer how much I’d enjoyed the film and wish I’d been a part of it. Such a talented actor…may God give strength to his family.”
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi wrote: “Sushant Singh Rajput…a bright young actor gone too soon. He excelled on TV and in films. His rise in the world of entertainment inspired many and he leaves behind several memorable performances.”
Cause of Death
Sushant’s cause of death was suicide by hanging.
Sushant’s net worth was estimated to be $8 million.