Ayushmann Khurrana is an Indian television presenter and film actor.
As a youth icon and Bollywood star, he is a pioneer who wants to bring about constructive and positive changes in society through his progressive talks.
Ayushmann’s Childhood and Education
Ayushmann Khurrana, born on 14th September 1984 in Chandigarh, is an Indian television presenter and film actor. He was born to P. Khurrana, a renowned astrologer, and Poonam Khurana. Initially named Nishant, his parents changed his name to Ayushmann when he was three years old. He has a brother named Aparshakti Khurrana, who is also an actor.
Ayushmann studied at St. Johns High School and Dav College in Chandigarh and then pursued English Literature and Mass Communication at Punjab University.
Ayushmann’s Lifestyle and Relationships
Ayushman married his childhood friend and long-time girlfriend, Tahira Kashyap, in 2011; they have a son and a daughter together.
As a youth icon and Bollywood star, he is a pioneer who wants to bring about constructive and positive changes in society. Like other Bollywood celebrities, he owns many expensive luxury cars. Khurrana’s wife, Tahira, was diagnosed with stage 0 breast cancer but has undergone treatment and is healthy now.
In an interview, Ayushmann confessed he went through a financial crisis after marrying his wife, Tahira. But later on, they handled situations wisely. Ayushmann and Tahira are hands-on when it comes to their children and love spending time with them. After settling down, Ayushmann and Tahira became part of the film industry. While Ayushman has acted in many successful movies over the years, Tahira has made a name for herself as a director.
Ayushmann said in an interview with Mid-Day: “When I got married, I had no money…Our personal life suffered because we were not ready for this kind of lifestyle change, and I also had no time for my relationship.
He is seen spending happy moments with his family while he is busy with his projects. He writes poems and blogs in Hindi and is very active on social media. He believes that marrying his childhood sweetheart was a dream come true, and a family together with them is the happiest feeling ever.
Ayushmann Khurrana began his career as an RJ at Big FM, Delhi. He hosted the show Big Chai – Maan Na Maan, Main Tera Ayushmann, and won the Young Achievers Award in 2007. He entered the film world in 2012 with Shoojit Sircar’s Vicky Donor.
Khurrana debuted with romantic comedy Vicky Donor in 2012 opposite co-debutante Yami Gautam where his performance as a sperm donor earned him the Filmfare Award for the best male debut. He achieved popularity with his first film Vicky Donor, and his effortless performance on his debut earned him rave reviews; Vicky Donor became one of the biggest hits of 2012.
Khurrana has since then received several awards for portraying ordinary men who fight against social norms, including a National Film Award and four Filmfare Awards, for films like Badhai Ho, and Andhadhun among others. He was named as one of the 100 Most Influential People in the World by Time magazine in 2020.
Today, Bollywood actor Ayushman Khurrana is a big name in the industry and is considered the industry’s hitmaker. He’s one of the people who made it big without any support. He was praised for his unconventional film choices, which he used to establish a new genre and describe himself as a genre in the Bollywood industry. Ayushmann also has built his career as a singer and live performer.
From theatre to television to the big screen, Ayushmann’s development as an artist was organic. He has always made it clear that his original creations cannot be copied.