Anubhav Sinha is a very popular director and producer of India. He mostly works for Bollywood films. His best-known films are Tum Bin (2001), Ra One (2011), Article 15 (2019) and Thappad (2020). In July 2020, He resigned from the Bollywood Industry.
Anubhav Sinha Age
Director Anubhav Sinha was born on Tuesday, 22 June 1965 (age 55 years as of 2020). He belongs to the Jamalpur, Bihar, India.
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Anubhav Sinha is one of the noted director, producer and writer of Bollywood Industry, He was born and brought up into the family of Jamalpur, Bihar, India. He completed his initial education from Kalagarh, Uttarakhand and Government Inter College School of Allahabad. After then, Anubhav enrolled in the Queen’s College of Varanasi. Anubhav did graduation in mechanical engineering from Aligarh Muslim University. He did work as an engineer in Delhi for 2 years and then moved to Mumbai for further career.
Family, Caste & Religion
Anubhav Sinha was born and brought up into the average family of Jamalpur, Bihar. His father’s name is Prem Govind Sinha and his mother’s name is Sushila Sinha. He has one younger brother named Anupam Sinha and is noted, writer. His brother is best known for comic books.
Anubhav Sinha believes in Hinduism and holds Indian nationality. Also, online information suggests that he is a Hindu Kayastha by caste.
Marriage, Wife & Children
Anubhav Sinha is married to Ratna Sinha. His wife Ratna Sinha is also a noted director. The couple is blessed with a son, Shlok Sinha. Currently, Anubahv lives with family in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.
Height (approx): 5′ 11″ Feet Inches
Weight (approx): 75 Kg
Eye Colour: Black
Hair Colour: Salt & Paper
Anubhav started off a career as an assistant director. Initially, he worked with a noted film director Pankaj Parashar till 1993. Next, Anubhav made his first directorial debut with hit TV serial “Shikast.”
His first serial was premiered on the Doordarshan and has lead actors Manoj Bajpai and Shammi Kapoor. Following that, he also worked with Shivam Nair for the “Sea Hawks” of UTV. Next, Anubahv Sinha started direction for music videos.
His noted video songs are “Deewana” by Sonu Nigam and Jaan. After that, Anubhav Sinha jumped to Bollywood film making. In 2001, he directed his first Bollywood film “Tum Bin” which received positive reviews.
In 2003, Anubhav Sinha made his second film “Aapko Pehle Bhi Kahin Dekha Hai” which is produced by Bhushan Kumar. The movies had a lead stars Priyanshu Chatterjee and Sakshi Shivanand.
Following years, Anubhav Sinha directed many popular Bollywood films including Dus (2005), Tathastu (2006) and Cash (2007). Next, he wrote the script of the film R.One decided to make a film on it.
In 2011, Anubhav Sinha directed India’s most popular superhero film Ra.One. The film was produced by Gauri Khan and has a stars Shah Rukh Khan, Kareena Kapoor and Arjun Rampal.
Producer & Director
As a producer, Anubhav Sinha made two films Gulaab Gang and Zid in 2014. In 2016, Anubhav wrote, directed and produced a successful Bollywood film Tum Bin 2. It has a lead actors Aditya Seal and Neha Sharma.
In 2017, he made a film “Mulk” which is based on a real-life story of a Muslim family of India. The film’s lead stars are Taapsee Pannu and late legendary actor Rishi Kapoor. Anubhav Sinha received huge appreciation for the movie. Moreover, he won the Filmfare Award for Best Story and News18 Reel Movie Awards for Best Dialogues.
His other major breakthrough is film Article 15 (2019) which stars Ayushman Khurana and Ronjini Chakraborty. He received multiple awards including the Filmfare Award and Screen Award.
In 2020, Anubhav Sinha made movie Thappad which also got released on OTT platform Amazon Prime. Moreover, the film has a lead actress Taapsee Pannu.
- He became a part of rumour to be having an affair with actress Shilpa Shetty after the film “Dus” got released in 2017. Later both Anubhav and Shilpa denied the rumours of dating each other. In addition, both of them weren’t seen together again in any of the projects.
- On 22nd July 2020, Anubhav Sinha shared a message on social media by stating “Enough!!! I hereby resign from Bollywood. What Ever the F*** that means.” In addition, he also changed the Twitter name to “Anubhav Sinha (Not Bollywood).” In addition, many noted persons have responded his tweet including Sudhir Mishra and Hansal Mehta.
Food: Indian Food, Banarasi Dishes
Actor: Shah Rukh Khan, Naseeruddin Shah, Manoj Bajpayee, Rishi Kapoor
Actress: Madhuri Dixit, Taapsee Pannu
Singer: Sonu Nigam
Facts of Anubhav Sinha
Does Anubhav smoke?: No
Does Anubhav drinks alcohol?: Not Known
His major hobbies are travelling, writing and reading. Moreover, he is a very good cook and often shares photos of dishes made by him.
He has an amazing talent to wrap up the film shooting in a very short time. In an example, he completed Tum Bin in 27 days, Mulk in 32 Days and Thappad in 31 days.
Anubhav is very good friend of journalist Ravish Kumar.
Director Anubhav Sinha is a founder and owner of Banaras Media Work which is one of the noted production company. Also, the company produces film and television projects.
He has worked with most of the noted celebrities of Bollywood such as Shah Rukh Khan, Kareena Kapoor, Ayushman Khurana, Rishi Kapoor, Taapsee Pannu and many more.
Anubhav is a very active personality on social media like Facebook, Instagram and Twitter. Moreover, he regularly shares messages through tweets and Facebook posts.
His official Instagram is “anubhavsinhaa.”
Note: Above used photos are taken from his official social media.