Varun Dhawan has been one of the most promising stars for the year 2013-14. He is the son of famous movie director David Dhawan. He got fame and recognition from his breakthrough performance in the movie “Student of the Year”. Due to his chiseled physique, hot looks and cool attitude, he has been flooded with movie offers and celebrity brand endorsement deals. Talking about his net worth, for the year 2013, Varun bagged an estimated earnings of INR 1-3 Crore per movie and a salary of around INR 50-60 Lacs for each ad film.
Brands and Endorsements – The popular eye-wear brand Idee was the first brand endorsements of Varun. His SOTY co-stars Siddharth and Alia are also the ambassadors of this brand. Apart from Idee, the star trio became the face of the famous beverage brand Coca-Cola and promoted it with its ‘Haan Mai Crazy Hoon’ Ad campaign. Varun is now leading Coca-Cola’s campaigns on a solo front. He became more popular on television with his endorsement and tv ads of “WeChat”. He is also the face of the famous electronics brand Panasonic and he is also endorsed with Nestle’s Fruita Vitals division. Varun has also been associated as a brand ambassador of the famous multimedia brand “Adlabs Imagica”, he promoted its Deep Space Ride. In the later phase of the year 2013, Varun became the face of the famous hair styling brand “Gatsby”. Varun’s cool looks played an important role in this deal of his and Gatsby also aims at creating a positive image of the brand among Indian youth.
Height in cm/m – 177 cm/1.77 m
Height in Feet – 5.84 feet
Height in Inches – 69.6 inches
Height With Shoes/Heels – 5 feet 10 inches – 5’11”
Weight in 2014 kg and Lbs (Pounds) – 75 Kg / 165.3 pounds
Birthdate & Age in 2014 – April 24th , 1987 & 27 years
Eye Color – Black
Net Worth – unknown
Physique & Muscle Measurements :
Varun Dhawan Biceps Size – 16 inches
Chest Size – 42 inches
Waist Size – 30 inches
Above are the most likely stats and physique measurements of Varun
Relationships, Girlfriends and Dating – Varun has been rumoured to have love affairs with his SOTY co-star Alia Bhatt. However, both of them ignored and dismissed any such news. They later clarified that they are not dating each other and are just good friends. Later, Varun’s name was linked-up with the Ashiqui 2 actress Shraddha Kapoor. There were many rumours pointing that Varun Dhawan is dating Shraddha Kapoor. However, Varun clearly confirmed to media that the are not in a love relationship and there is nothing more than friendship between them. Varun has had a serious love relationship of 4 years with his childhood darling Natasha Dalal. However; the couple broke up in March 2013. Natasha went to London for pursuing a course in fashion. After spending his time with “single” as his relationship status, Varun wanted to get into a serious relationship. Earlier in 2014, Natasha and Varun resolved their differences and the former girlfriend boyfriend pair got reunited.
Controversies – Varun’s name got associated with 2 big controversies. The first one was his incident with Salman Khan’s brother Sohail Khan. There was some news stating a melee between the two stars which finally ended up when Varun allegedly got slapped by Sohail. The altercation was reportedly based on some payment issue which arouse between Varun and a vendor who was an acquaintance of Sohail. However, both the stars deny the occurrence of any such incidence and they totally refute it. Another controversy (or rather we should call it a blooper) arouse when Varun visited the famous “Koffee with Karan” show with this SOTY co-stars Alia and Siddharth. When he was asked who was the President of India? Varun answered “Manmohan Singh”. The whole incident raised questions on general knowledge of such high profile stars.
Interesting Fun Facts & Trivia –
1. Apart from his good looks, muscular physique and acting talents, Varun is professionally well qualified. He attended the Nottingham Trent University of UK to complete his degree course in Business Management.
2. During hsi childhood, Varun was extremely passionate of wrestling and especially WWE (WWF then). He used to follow WWE stars and Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson was his favourite wrestling superstar. However; when he came to know that “The Rock” has left wrestling to pursue an acting career in Hollywood, his hopes and dreams got shattered.
3. He got the “Best Male Debut Award” in the year 2012 for his performance in the movie SOTY. For the same movie, he got the “Male Breakthrough Perforance 2012” award in the Stardust Awards of year 2013.
4. His favourite actor is Govinda and his dream role is impersonating the challinging life of a soldier on screen. His favourite movie choices are American Psycho and Rang De Basanti.
5. Prior to his debut as an actor in SOTY, Varun assisted Karan Johar in the making of the movie “My Name is Khan”.