Kiran Kumar Biography, Facts & Life Story

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Age 76 years old (in 2022)
Date of Birth 20 October 1945

Height, Weight & Physical Stats

Height 5′ 11” (1.8 m)
Weight 75 kg (165 lbs)
Waist 34 inch
Body Type Strong
Eye Color Dark Brown
Hair Color Black
Nickname Kiran Kumar
Full Name Deepak Dhar
Profession Actor
Nationality Indian
Birthplace Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Religion Hindu

Kiran Kumar- the veteran Indian actor who has worked in many Hindi, Gujarati, and Rajasthani movies. Mostly, he played negative roles for which he got much acclaim. He was born on 20th October 1953, Mumbai where he raised and studied bachelors. After completing his studies, he then did an acting course from the Film & Television Institute of India. Kiran Kumar belongs to a Kashmiri Hindu family. While his father Jeevan Kumar was also an actor and he has siblings named Bhushan Jeevan (elder brother), Nikki, and Rikki Ugra (Sisters).


Kiran Kumar is one of the most popular actors in the Bollywood film industry who has worked in many movies. Mostly, he did negative roles for which he got much fame. While he also acted in Gujarati and Rajasthani movies. He took the start of his career in the year 1960 and appeared in a cameo “Love In Shimla”. In 1974, Kiran Kumar made his film debut “Azad Muhabbat”. Later, he acted in the movie named “Jungle Mein Mangal” but unfortunately, he didn’t get success. After its slump, he then appeared in Gujarati movies. After appearing in Gujarati movies, he got much success, and subsequently, he won the title of “The Bacchan of Gujarati Cinema”. Thereafter, the famed actor cum director, Rakesh Roshan helped him to come back into the Bollywood film industry and Kiran Kumar appeared in the movie “Khudgarz”. Afterward, he appeared in “Taizaab” starring Anil Kapoor and Madhuri Dixit, and “Khuda Gawah” starring Amitabh Bachchan and the late Sridevi. Fortunately, Kiran Kumar won various awards and nominations for playing negative roles. However, he has built his career broad and marked his special identity in the cinema.


Among various prestigious achievements, Kiran Kumar considers fame and recognition as one of the greatest achievements of life.

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Kiran Kumar Education

Qualification Film and Television Institute of India (FTTI), Pune, India
School The Daly College, Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India
College R.D. National College, Bandra, Mumbai, India

Kiran Kumar Career

Profession: Actor


Film (Cameo):- Love in Simla (1960)
Film (Lead):- Azad Mohabbat (1974)

Family & Relatives

Father: Jeevan Kumar (Actor)

Mother: Not Known

Bhushan Jeevan

Nikki Jeevan, Rikki Ugra

Marital Status: Married

Sushma Verma

Daughter(s): Srishti Kumar (Runs a Jewelry and Clothing Label “Shush & Shish”)

Kiran Kumar Favorites

Hobbies: Watching TV (Cricket)

Favorite Actress: Meena Kumari

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