Varun Dhawan is an Indian film actor and youngest superstar of bollywood. He known as “Bona Fide Bollywood Superstar” for his acting skills. Varun Dhawan was born on 24 April 1987 in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. He is the son of film director and producer David Dhawan. His nickname is Pappu. He has an elder brother named Rohit Dhawan he is a well-known film director while his uncle, Anil Dhawan is an actor.
He was an intelligent student and secured 82% his 10th board examination. Varun Dhawan Completed his studies in business management from the Nottingham Trent University. After that he worked as an assistant director to Karan Johar on the 2010 drama movie My Name Is Khan. He debuted his acting career with Alia Bhatt in Karan Johar’s 2012 teen drama Student of the Year which is a box office successful film.
Varun Dhawan also acted opposite of Shraddha Kapoor in a sequel to the dance film ABCD: Any Body Can Dance, entitled ABCD 2, in which he portrays the real life character of Suresh Mukund, a dancer from Mumbai who wins the 2012 World Hip Hop Dance Championship. ABCD 2 earned ₹1.57 billion (US$23 million) worldwide.
Varun Dhawan then played Rakesh “Humpty Sharma”, a flirtatious Punjabi boy who engages in a romantic affair with an engaged woman, in Shashank Khaitan’s romantic comedy Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania. Co-starring Alia Bhatt and Siddharth Shukla, the film was described as a tribute to Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge (1995) by Johar, who served as producer. This film earned ₹1.11 billion (US$16 million) worldwide.
Still now all movies of Varun Dhawan very successful in box office and there is no flop movie in his list. Please find the below list of all movies played by him.
- 2012 Student of the Year
- 2014 Main Tera Hero
- 2014 Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania
- 2015 Badlapur
- 2015 ABCD 2
- 2015 Dilwale
- 2016 Dishoom
- 2017 Badrinath Ki Dulhania
- 2017 Judwaa 2
- 2018 October
There was a rumour that after an argument, actor Sohail Khan slapped Varun, but they both denied it.
Varun Dhawan has received by many awards & Nominations for his acting performance.
- He received a Filmfare nomination for Best Male Debut for Student of the Year.
- In 2014, he appeared in Forbes India‘s Celebrity 100 list
Varun Dhawan asked around Rs 25 crore per movie.