M. Night Shyamalan Biography, Facts & Life Story

M. Night Shyamalan American Filmmaker and Actor

Quick Facts

Known ForMaking Films with Contemporary Supernatural Plots and Twist Endings.


Full Name:Manoj Nelliyattu "M. Night" Shyamalan

Profession:Filmmaker and Actor


Age:49 years old (in 2020)

Date of Birth:August 6, 1970

Birthplace:Pondicherry, Tamil-Nadu, India.

Zodiac Sign: Leo

Height, Weight & Physical Stats

Height:5 feet 11 inches (1.80 m)

Weight:75 kg (165.35 lbs)

Chest:32 inches

Waist:26 inches


Biceps:11 inches

Hair Color:Black

Eye Color:Dark Brow

M. Night Shyamalan Education

Qualification: Graduated.

School: Episcopal Academy, Waldron Mercy Academy.

College: BFA Film, New York University (1993).

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M. Night Shyamalan Career

Profession: Filmmaker and Actor

Known For: Making Films with Contemporary Supernatural Plots and Twist Endings.

Debut TV Series/Movie: Directorial Debut (Film): Praying with Anger
TV Show (As Actor): Entourage

Salary: USD 3-4 Million approx.

Net Worth: USD 1 Billion USD approx.

Family & Relatives

Father: Nelliate C. Shyamalan

Mother: Jayalakshmi Shyamalan

Brother(s): None.

Sister(s): Veena Shyamalan

Marital Status: Married

Wife/Girlfriend: Bhavna Vaswani (m. 1993)

Children: 3 Daughter

Son(s): None

Daughter(s): Saleka Shyamalan, Ishani Shyamalan, Shivani Shyamalan.

Ex Girlfriends:

Not known

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Hobbies: Painting.

Favorite Food: Non-Vegetarian, Arabic.

Favorite Destination: Auckland and Berlin.

Favorite Color: Chocolate (traditional), Raspberry.

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