Full Name:Anwar Malik
Age (as of 2019):59 years old
Date of Birth:2 November 1960
Birthplace:Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Zodiac Sign: Scorpio
Height, Weight & Physical Stats
Height:6 ft (1.83 m)
Weight:84 kg (185 lbs)
Eye Color:Dark Brown
Hobbies:Making music tunes
Favorite Actor:Ranveer Singh
Favorite Actress:Poonam Dhillon
Anu Malik is a renowned Indian Music Director, Composer, Playback Singer, Musician & Filmmaker who primarily recognized for his work in Bollywood movie Industry. He was born in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India on 2nd November, 1960.
Anu Malik is typically known for his adaptability in music. He has composed songs for several styles of movies. Anu also wrote numerous songs which afterwards became enormously popular. In the year 1977, he initiated music production through the movie Hunter Valley 77. He has composed music for a number of other renowned movies, such as Ganga Jamuna Saraswati, Shaan, Mujrim and Mard. A few of the most popular songs Anu Malik sang for these movies are Juli Juli and Jeete hai Shaan se was his another super hit song. Henceforth, he gave music in numerous superhit movies of Bollywood cinema.
In’90s, Anu Malik got utmost fame through his song Kali Kali Raaten from the movie Baazigar a Mahesh Bhatt’s movie this song made him a renowned star overnight owing to gaining immense popularity of the song titled “Kali Kali Raaten”. As a music composer, Anu Malik delivered the music in a few of Bollywood megahit movies like Mein Khiladi Tu Anari, Akele Hum Akele Tum, Ishq, Virasat, Jaanam Samjha Karo, Border, Murder, Har Dil Jo Pyaar Karega, Fida, Josh, Main Hu Naa, Ashoka and Refugee. All the songs were immensly popular on account of being distinctive as well as his wonderful composition.
In the recent movies, Anu Malik has composed the single like Yamla Pagla Deewana, Shootout at Wadala, Dum Laga Hishaa, Kambakkht Ishq etc. Aside from music composition and singing, Anu Malik also appeared as the judge for a few of television reality shows like Entertainment Ke Liye Kuch Bhi Karega, Indian Idol and Asian idol. Even though he gained massive recognition thru a singing reality show titled Indian Idol that indicates he was judging for just about all the seasons and though in 2018 season he had to quit the show in the mid on account of some serious accusations.
Anu Malik was born to famous music composer named Sardar Malik. He has two siblings named and Abu Malik and Daboo Malik. Anu Malik married to Anju Anu Malik and the couple has two daughters named Ada Malik and Anmol Malik. Music director and Playback singer Armaan Malik is his nephew.
Facts You Never Knew About Anu Malik!
- Anu Malik received music training from his Dad Sardar Malik who was a talented music director.
- Anu had to wait for more than 16 years from his debut to savor the victory from musical megahit blockbuster Baazigar.
- In the year 2010, Anu Malik left Indian Idol just because singer Sunidhi Chauhan was being paid around 7.5 lakhs for a single episode in comparison with his 5 lakhs for each episode.
- Anu Malik has an astounding ability to compose a plane song in just around 20 minutes.
- Anu’s daughter named Anmol Malik has sung the song “Talli” for the movie Ugly Aur Pagli.
- He received National Filmfare Award for his music in the movie Refugee.
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Family & Relatives
Father: Anwar Sardaar Malik
Mother: Kausar Jahan Malik
Brother(s): Daboo Malik (Music Director) and Abu Malik
Sister(s): Not Known
Marital Status: Married
Wife/Girlfriend: Anju Malik
Daughter(s): Anmol Malik and Ada Malik