Happy Birthday Sushant Singh Rajput: Unknown facts about the star!

 Sushant Singh Rajput (SSR) celebrates his birthday today and turns 30.

By Ritika Handoo | Last Updated: Jan 21, 2016, 12:06 PM IST
Happy Birthday Sushant Singh Rajput: Unknown facts about the star!
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Bollywood got a talented star in the face of Sushant Singh Rajput in 2013. The actor graduated from Telly world to showbiz and in no time he managed to make girls swoon over his great looks and acting skills. Sushant Singh Rajput (SSR) celebrates his birthday today and with him turning 30, let's take a look at some of the lesser known facts about the actor:

Telly Tale

Sushant was first seen in Balaji productions popular drama 'Pavitra Rishta' with Ankita Lokhande. The on-screen pair was loved so much by the audiences that the duo gradually turned real life couple.

 

Patna boy

SSR hails from Patna, Bihar where his father worked as a government officer. Interesting, the actor's family then moved to capital gradually where he spent most of his childhood. Also, not many know that out of his 4 sisters, one is a state level cricketer.

School days

The chocolate boy of the film industry completed his schooling from St. Karen's High School, Patna and Kulachi Hansraj Model School in New Delhi. After that he did Mechanical Engineering from the Delhi College of Engineering (Delhi Technological University).

Shiamak Davar's student

Not many people are aware about the fact that just like Shahid Kapoor, SSR too was a Shiamak Davar student and learned dance from him. He even participated in the 2006 Commonwealth Games and the Filmfare Awards as a background dancer.

Theatre connection

Once in Mumbai, Sushant took to Theatre reportedly. He went to Nadira Babbar's 'Ekjute' theatre group and also took Barry John's drama classes.