Ashutosh Gowariker, Height, Weight, Age, Biography & More


Real NameAshutosh Gowariker
ProfessionDirector, Actor, Writer & Producer
Physical Stats & More
Heightin centimeters- 180 cm
in meters- 1.80 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 11”
Weightin Kilograms- 90 kg
in Pounds- 198 lbs
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
Personal Life
Date of Birth15 February 1964
Age (as in 2017)53 Years
Birth PlaceKolhapur, Maharashtra, India
Zodiac sign/Sun signAquarius
HometownKolhapur, Maharashtra, India
SchoolNot Known
CollegeMithibai Collge, Maharashtra, India
Educational QualificationsB.Sc. in Chemistry
DebutFilm Debut: Holi (1984)
Directorial Debut: Pehla Nasha (1993)
FamilyFather– Ashok Gowariker (Former Police Officer)
Mother– Kishori Gowariker
Sister– Ashlesha Gowariker
ControversiesAt the 2009 Star Screen awards, Ashutosh Gowariker reprimanded host Sajid Khan for cracking humiliating jokes on actor Harman Baweja. A war of words began between the two in front of the entire film fraternity. Sajid’s Sister Farah Khan had to intervene to calm things down. This incident gathered a lot of media attention, but both the celebrities are now on good terms with each other.
Favourite Things
Favourite ShowBigg Boss
Favourite DirectorsDavid Lean, Akira Kurosawa & Steven Spielberg
Girls, Affairs and More
Marital StatusMarried
Affairs/GirlfriendsNot Known
WifeSunita Gowariker (Film Producer)
Ashutosh Gowariker with wife Sunita
ChildrenDaughter– N/A
Sons– Konark Gowariker & Vishwang Gowariker
Ashutosh Gowariker with wife Sunita and son Vishwang
Ashutosh Gowariker with wif Sunita and son Vishwang

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Some Lesser Known Facts About Ashutosh Gowariker

  • Does Ashutosh Gowariker smoke: Not Known
  • Does Ashutosh Gowariker drink alcohol: Yes
  • Apart from films, Ashutosh Gowariker has also acted in two TV shows viz. Dhoop (1987) & Circus (1989).
  • Towards the end of his acting career, Gowariker also acted in two Marathi films namely Vazir (1994) and Sarkarnama (1998).
  • Interestingly, most of Ashutosh’s movies like Lagaan, Swades, Jodha Akbar etc. have a duration of more than 3 hours.
  • Gowariker also got the opportunity to become a voting member for the Oscars in 2005.
  • His Wife Sunita is the daughter of actor Deb Mukherjee and sister of director Ayaan Mukherjee.
  • In his prime days, Gowariker also acted in TV commercials for brands like Colgate Toothpaste & Lifebuoy Soap.
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