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Divyendu age, weight, height, career, family, and more



Divyendu is a famous Indian film and web series actor. He is also best known for playing the lead role in Bollywood films such as Pyar Ka Punchnama, Batti Gul Meter Chalu, Chashme Baddoor, Toilet: Ek Prem Katha, and Kanpuriye. He is also famous for playing Munna Bhaiya’s character in Amazon Prime Original web series Mirzapur.

About Divyendu

Born19 June 1983
Age (as of 2021)38 years
BirthplaceDelhi, India
DebutFilm: Pyaar Ka Punchnama (2011)
College/ universityKirori Mal College, Delhi University, Delhi
FTII, Pune, Maharashtra
Educational Qualification Graduate in Political Science
Diploma in Acting
Heightcentimeters- 170 cm
in meters- 1.70 m
in feet inches- 5’ 7”
Weightin Kilograms- 65 kg
in Pounds- 143 lbs
Body measurementsChest: 38 Inches
– Waist: 30 Inches
– Biceps: 12 Inches
Eye colourBlack
Hair colourBlack

Early life, family and education of Divyendu

Divyendu was born on 19 June 1983. His birthplace is Delhi, India. Also, He completed his degree in Political Science from Kirori Mal College of Delhi University. He was also a part of Dramatics Society in his college days. Afterward, for enhancing his acting skills he joined FTII, Pune for completing a two-year diploma in acting. Also, his full name is Divyenndu Sharma but later he dropped his surname in 2019. He also dropped his surname citing numerology and his belief that, in a country like India, it’s important to remove the many caste divisions. His official documents, however, use his full name.


Divyendu began his career as a supporting actor. At first, he appeared in Madhuri Dixit’s dance film Aaja Nachle in 2007. He also got first major breakthrough with the movie Pyar Ka Punchnama in 2011.

In this movie, he also appeared as a second lead character Nishant aka Liquid. For this role, he also won Screen Awards 2011 for Best Male Debut followed by Chashme Badoor in 2013 as Omkar aka Omi.

Afterward, he also appeared in several films included Ekkees Toppon Ki Salaami in 2016, Toilet: Ek Prem Katha in 2017, Batti Gul Meter Chalu in 2018 and many more.

Divyendu also has a huge fan following among digital audience. Moreover, after his appearance in Mirzapur as Phoolchand Tripathi aka Munna Bhaiya, his popularity raised. Also, this role leads to him won the iReel Award for Best Supporting Actor.

Personal life

Divyendu is married to his long time girlfriend named Akanksha Sharma.

Some interesting facts about Divyendu

  • Divyendu was born and brought up in Delhi.
  • After completing his graduation in Political Science from Kirorimal College (Delhi University), he also pursued a two-year diploma in acting from FTII, Pune.
  • He was also not good at studies and he could barely pass the X class exams with 49%.
  • Then, he took Arts and without having to study Science. Also, he started developing an interest at studies and he passed XII standard exams with 84%.
  • When he was struggling, his elder sister supported him morally & financially to fulfill his dream of becoming an actor.
  •  He was also a part of ‘Players’- a theater troupe and directed and acted in plays like Goal and Hawalat.
  • Moreover, he is best known for his debut role as ‘Liquid’ in ‘Pyar Ka Punchnama’.
  • His first encounter with the camera was for the Virgin Mobile Ad series, dressed as Sikh. Though those ads got banned.

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