Sidharth Malhotra is an Indian actor and former model. He appears in Hindi language films of Bollywood. He has been named brand ambassador for Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Skill India Campaign.
Sidharth Malhotra was born on 16 January 1985 to a Punjabi parent. His family moved to Mumbai, Maharastra when he was 8 years old child. Siddharth is the only child of his parents. He attended St. Xavier’s school in Mumbai, India. He dropped out of college to pursue a career in modeling.
At 18 he began an early career in modeling. Dissatisfied by the profession, he went on to work as an assistant director to Karan Johar in the 2010 film My Name Is Khan. He was a ramp model during his college days. He has been associated with brands like NIIT, Color Plus & Pantaloons. He has walked the ramps for designers like Manish Malhotra and Rohit Bal.
Later, he gained appreciation in the 2014 movie Hasee Toh Phasee in which he was paired opposite Parineeti Chopra. In the same year, he showed his terrific acting quality in the movie ‘Ek Villain’.
Besides acting in movies, he performs in award functions and is a celebrity endorser for many brands.
Profile of Sidharth
- Name: Sidharth Malhotra
- Other name: सिद्धार्थ मल्होत्रा, સિદ્ધાર્થ મલ્હોત્રા, Sidharth, Sid
- Born: January 16, 1985
- Star Sign: Capricorn
- Birth Place: Surat, Gujarat, India
- Height: 6 feet 2 inches
- Education: St. Xavier’s school, Mumbai, India
- Profession: Actor, Model
- Citizenship: Indian
- Language: Hindi
- Parents: Rajeev Malhotra and Leena Malhotra
- Girlfriend: Costa Rican model, Natalie
Filmography of Sidharth :
- Student of the Year (2012)
- Hasee Toh Phase (2013)
- The Villain (2014)