Quick Bio

Real NameAbhimanyu Dassani
Nick NameAbhi
ProfessionActor
Date of Birth21 February 1990 (32 Years)
Birth PlaceMumbai, Maharastra
NationalityIndian
HeightIn Inches – 5.8 ( 5 Feet 8 Inches)
In Metre – 1.73 m
In Centimetres – 173 cms
WeightIn Kilograms – 60 Kgs
In Pounds – 132 lbs
Hair ColorBlack
Hair TypeStraight
Eye ColorDark Brown
Body or Figure Measurements (in Inches.)Chest – unknown
Waist – unknown
Biceps – unknown
Surgery/Botox/FillersN.A
Sexual OrientationStraight
Zodiac SignPisces
ReligionHindu
EthnicitySindhi
HometownMumbai, Maharastra, India
Current LocationMumbai
Languages KnownEnglish, Hindi, Marathi
School EducationJamnabai Narsee School, Mumbai
College EducationMithibai College, Mumbai
TheatreLee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute
Acting TrainingNew York Film Academy, Studied Film Making, USA
Hobbies and Favorites StuffWatching Films, Travelling, Playing Football
Favorite ColorIvory
Favorite Hollywood ActorsLeonardo DiCaprio, Christian Bale, Denzel Washington, Mark Wahlberg
Favorite Bollywood ActorAmitabh Bachchan
Favorite Actressunknown
Favorite MoviesThe Departed (2006), A Wednesday (2008), I Loved Remember the Titans (2000)
Food Preference Vegetarian

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Who is Abhimanyu Dassani?

Abhimanyu Dassani was born in Mumbai on 21 February 1990. He did his intial schooling from Jamnabai Narsee School and received a degree in finance from Mithibai College, Mumbai. Later he moved to the US to learn film making and acting. Upon reaching US, he joined Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute to enhance his acting skills.

Abhimanyu Dassani childhood pic with sister avantika
Abhimanyu Dassani childhood pic with sister Avantika

Physical Stats and Appearance

Abhimanyu is 5 feet and 6 inches tall and weighs about 60kgs. He has got black hair and dark brown eyes and an innocent face. Although, he has a great physique to adore but unfortunately his exact body statistics are not available to share with fans. Therefore, fans are requested to keep checking this space every now and then for more futher updates.

Abhimanyu Dasani Body Measurements
Image Credit – Abhimanyu Dassani Instragram

Family, Siblings, Spouse and Children

Abhimanyu Dassani is a son of Meine Pyar Kiya fame actress Bhagyashree who played the character of Suman opposite Salman Khan. His father Himalaya Dassani is a successful Businessman. He has a younger sister named Avantika Dassani who recently debuted in Applause Entertainment webseries Mithya, streamed on homegrown OTT platform Zee5.

Abhimanyu is often seen posting family photos on his instagram channel. As of now he is unmarried and have no children.

Affairs and Dating Information

Abhimanyu Dassani’s love affair is quite open in public. He is currently dating actor and singer Shirley Setia who was last seen in Netflix series Maska Chaska.

Abhimanyu Dassani dating actress singer Shirley Setia
Abhimanyu Dassani dating actress singer Shirley Setia

Debut and Career

After completing his film making course from New York Film Academy in the US, he returned to India and assisted Rohan Sippy in Dum Maro Dum and Nautanki Saala. After working as an AD he went to the US to learn acting and theatre.

Upon returning to India, he enrolled in Anupam Kher’s Acting academy to learn camera acting.

Before becoming an actor he tried his hands on several businesses. However, nothing interested him as much as acting.

In 2018, he made his debut from bollywood movie Mard Ko Dard Nhi Hota, where he played the role of Surya, a boy who never felt any pain. He was casted alongside parallel lead Radhika Madaan. The movie had a mix of martial art and comedy, the film was premiered in Toronto International Festival, where it won the People Choice Awards. The film was written and directed by Vasan Bala and produced by Ronnie Screwala under the banner of RSVP movies.

Abhimanyu Dassani seen as Surya in movie Mard ko dard nhi hota
Abhimanyu Dassani with Radhika Madaan in Mard ko Dard Nhi Hota

If sources are to be believed, he took 6 months extensive martial art training to shoot the movie sequences without any body doubles. During the shoot he broke his finger and dislocated his shoulder. Tells a lot about his commitment and passion towards his work.

In 2021, He played the lead role alongside Sanya Malhotra in Meenakshi Sundareshwar, produced by Dharma Productions. The movie was streamed on Netflix platform.

Abhimanyu Dassani with Sanya Malhotra in Meenakshi Sundareshwer
Abhimanyu Dassani with Sanya Malhotra in Meenakshi Sundareshwer

Abhimanyu is also signed in a lead role opposite actress Mrinal Thakur in movie Aankh Micholi. The movie is being filmed and expected to release somewhere at the end of 2022.

Apart from that, he recently completed shooting for movie Nikamma, where he will be seen sharing screen with girlfriend Shirley Setia and stellar actress Shilpa Shetty.

Abhimanyu Dassani with Shirley Setia in movie Nikamma
Abhimanyu Dassani with Shirley Setia in upcoming movie Nikamma

Upcoming Projects

His upcoming movies are Nikamma and Aankh Micholi. As of now, we don’t have any news on exact release dates, however, if movie is filmed on time then these projects may release in the end of 2022.

Awards and Nominations

Abhimanyu Dassani won Filmfare Award as Best Male Debut for his performance in movie Mard ko Dard Nhi Hota.

Lifestyle and Luxury

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Trivia and Less Known Facts

  • Undergone rigorous training to perform martial art stunts in his debut movie.
  • Tried businesses like event management, scrap metal resale shop, football turf and martial art institute before becoming an actor.
  • He is a son of actress Bhagyashree and brother of actress Avantika Dassani known for webseries Mithya.
  • Abhimanyu starting working when he was 16.
  • He is a fitness freak and have a passion for bikes.
  • He love animals, therefore he has a pet dog.
Abhimanyu Dassani pet dog
Abhimanyu Dassani Pet Dog
  • He keeps a low profile on set and doesn’t behave like a starkid.

Income and Net Worth

Based on his previous projects and association with reputed production houses. His networth is estimated around Rs. 2-3 Crores.

Social Media Accounts

Abhimanyu Dassani has a large fan following on Instragram. As of now, he has 232k followers and the numbers are growing day by day.

Abhimanyu Dassani Instragram