Parikshit Sahni Wiki, Parikshit Sahni Height, Parikshit Sahni Age, Family & More: Parikshit Sahni is one of the most popular names in the Indian film industry. He started his career with the “Anokhi Raat” movie where he played the character of a painter. He has appeared in many movies in the ’70s, ’80s, and ’90s eras. But the movies that bring him into the limelight are, Raju Hirani’s “PK” “Munna Bhai MBBS”, and “3 Idiots”. Apart from films, he is also a part of the Indian Television industry for the last few decades.
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Family & Relationship
Parikshit Sahni was born on 1 January 1944 in Murree, present-day Pakistan. He is the son of versatile actor Balraj Sahni. He married famous director, Shekhar Kapur’s sister Aruna and the couple has three children. Shekhar Kapur influences him to change his name to “Ajay Sinha ”. Later, he decided to switch to his original name.
Parikshit Sahni completed his education at the Lawrence School, Sanawar and St. Stephens College, Delhi. During school days, he participated in many dramas. When he was just 7 years old, he played a short role in the “Deedar” movie which was released in the year 1951.
Parikshit Sahni Biography/ Wiki, Age, Height, Family, Wife, Education
|Real Name/ Full Name||Parikshit Sahni|
|Birthplace||Murree, Rawalpindi, Punjab (Presently in Pakistan)|
|Parikshit Sahni Age||78 Year|
|Hometown||Shantinikaten, West Bengal|
|Food Habit||Not Known|
|Hobby||Reading, Writing, Painting|
Personal & Family Details
|Father Name||Balraj Sahni (Famous Actor)|
Damayanti Sahni, Santosh Chandhok Sahni (Stepmother)
|Children||Son: Varunjai Sahni
Daughter: Aditi Sahni and Tanya Sahni
|Siblings||Sister: Sanovar Sahni (Stepsister)|
|Parikshit Sahni Wife||Aruna Sahni (Divorced), Dr. Nandini Sahni (Present)|
Height, Weight & Body Measurements & More
|Parikshit Sahni Height (feet)||5 Feet 7 Inches|
|Weight (Kilograms)(approx.)||75 Kg|
|Figure Measurements (approx.)||Not Known|
|Eye’s Color||Dark Brown|
|Hair Color||Salt & Pepper|
|Debut||Movie: Deedar (1951)- as Child Artist
Anokhi Raat (1968)- As Adult
|Superhit Movies||Munna Bhai MBBS, 3 Idiots, PK|
|Upcoming Movies||Yet to Update|
|Salary ( approx)||Yet to Update|
|Net Worth||Yet to Update|
|House||Yet to Update|
|Car||Yet to Update|
|Other Property||Yet to Update|
|Favourite Food||Not Known|
|Favourite Film||Not Known|
|Favourite Colour||Not Known|
|Favourite Actor(s)||Dilip Kumar|
|Favorite Sportsman||Not Known|
|Favourite Artist||Not Known|
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- Parikshit Sahni spends most of his childhood days in the Boarding school.
- After completing his graduation, he moved to Moscow to pursue his study in Architecture. But he was not good at mathematics and couldn’t clear the aptitude test. Then, he decided to join the Cinema institute in the same university.
- Parikshit Sahni wrote the script of the “Pavitra Paapi” and wanted to direct the movie. Later the producer asked him to play the lead character in the movie.
- While shooting the “Veer Shivaji” movie, Parikshit Sahni changed his backbone. It took more than 1 year to recover.
- During his struggle days, he changed his name to “Ajay Sinha”. But, after recovering from an injury, he decided to switch to his original name.