Anurag Kashyap (Filmmaker) Age, Girlfriend, Wife, Family, Biography & More

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Anurag Kashyap (born 10 September 1972) : He is an Indian film director, writer, editor, producer and actor. He got famous after his film Masaan and Gangs Of Wasseypur. He has won many awards including a National Film Award, and four Filmfare Awards.


Some lesser known facts.

  • After completion of School, he wanted to become a Scientist and that’s why he got admission as B.Sc graduate.
  • During struggle days in Mumbai he spent most of the time on Bench and Street.
  • The turning point was when Manoj Bajpayee interoduce him to Ram Gopal Varma to Write a movie script and he wrote a super duper hit script Satya.
  • He always make a film which is unique in Industry some of the Anurag Kashyap’s Film name is Gangs Of Wasseypur, Manmarziyaan, Ugly, Raman Raghav 2.0, Super 30 etc.
  • He also have his own production company with name Anurag Kashyap Films Pvt. Ltd. (AKFPL)
Full NameAnurag Singh Kashyap
Full NameAnurag
Profession(s)Film director, Screenwriter, Actor and Producer
Physical Stats & More
Heightin centimeters- 178 cm
in meters- 1.78 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 11″
Weight in Kilograms- 86 kg
in Pounds- 190 lbs
Body Measurements– Chest: 42 inches
– Waist: 32 inches
– Biceps: 14 inches
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
Debut As a Producer: Udaan (2010)
Anurag Kashyap produced Udaan
As an Actor: Black Friday (Cameo Role, 2010)
Anurag Kashyap acted in Black Friday
Awards, Honours, Achievements • Best Screenplay with Saurabh Shukla for ‘Satya’ (1999) in Screen Award
• 20 May 2013 Ordre des Arts et des Lettres (Knight of the Order of Arts and Letters) by the French government at 2013 Cannes Film Festival
• Best Story and Best Screenplay Award at the 56th Filmfare Awards with Vikramaditya Motwane for Udaan.
• Filmfare Award for Best Dialogue with Zeishan Quadri, Sachin Ladia and Akhilesh Jaiswal for Gangs of Wasseypur at the 58th Filmfare Awards
• Yash Bharti Award by the Government of Uttar Pradesh (2016)
• 60th Filmfare Awards, Kashyap won the Filmfare Award for Best Editing with Abhijit Kokate for Queen
Personal Life
Date of Birth10 September 1972
Age (as in 2018) 47 Years
BirthplaceGorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh, India
Zodiac signVirgo
HometownGorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh
SchoolGreen School, Dehradun, Scindia School, Gwalior, Madhya Pradesh
College/UniversityHans Raj College, New Delhi, India
Educational QualificationBachelor of Science
Food HabitNon-Vegetarian
HobbiesWriting, Swimming
Controversies • In 2000, His film “Paanch” fall into the controversy for violent portrayal of youths.
• In 2007, His another film “Black Friday” became controversial for displaying sensitive issue of 1993 Bombay Bomb Blasts.
• Kashyap critisize by Censor Board of India for his film “Udta Punjab” in which portrayate Punjab in a bad sense.
• He is often criticized by the media for promoting sex, drugs, and abuses through his films.
• Recently after 370 Article about Jammu and Kashmir he made some comment for the government and then a person threaten him via twitter.
Relationships & More
Marital StatusDivorced
Affairs/Girlfriends Aarti Bajaj
Kalki Koechlin
Shubhra Shetty
Wife/SpouseAarti Bajaj, Film Editor (2003-2009)
Anurag Kashyap with his Ex-wife Aarti Bajaj
Kalki Koechlin, Actress (2011-2015)
ChildrenSon– No
Daughter– Aaliyah Kashyap
Anurag Kashyap with his daughter Aaliya Kashyap
ParentsFather – Prakash Singh (Was a Chief Engineer of the Uttar Pradesh Power Corporation Limited)
Anurag Kashyap with his father
Mother– Manjari Kashyap
SiblingsBrother– Abhinav Kashyap (Film Director and Screenwriter)
Anurag Kashyap with his brother Abhinav Kashyap
Sister– Anubhuti Kashyap
Sister of Anurag Kashyap
Favourite Things
Favourite Food(s)Chocolate, Nespresso, Cheese, Cereals, Fish
Favourite Actor(s)Dilip Kumar, Amitabh Bachchan
Favourite ActressesScarlett Johansson
Favourite Film(s)Bollywood– Sahib Biwi Aur Gulam
Hollywood– Bicycle Thieves
Style Quotient
Car Collection Mahindra XUV500 SUV
Anurag Kashyap with his car behind
Money Factor
Salary (approx.)Rs. 10 crores/film
Net Worth (approx.)$125 million

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