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Overview (3)

Date of Birth 15 July 1946Patna, Bihar, India
Nickname Shotgun
Height 6' 2" (1.88 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Shatrughan Sinha was born on July 15, 1946 in Patna, Bihar, India. He is an actor, known for Rakhta Charitra (2010), Rakhta Charitra 2 (2010) and Aan: Men at Work (2004). He has been married to Poonam Sinha since 1980. They have three children.

Spouse (1)

Poonam Sinha (1980 - present) (3 children)

Trivia (13)

He is the first ever Bollywood superstar to become a Union Minister. He first handled the portfolio for Health and then took on the responsibility of handling the Shipping portfolio.
He had a rivalry with 'Amitabh Bachchan in the 70s. The confrontation scene between him and Amitabh Bachchan in the movie Kala Patthar (1979) was thought to be one the the greatest ever confrontation scenes between two heroes in a Hindi movie.
His wife Poonam Sinha has started a film production house - Shotgun Moviies and is producing the film "Mera Dil Leke Dekho".
He has a son named Kush, who is also ready to follow in his father's footsteps to become a Bollywood leading man.
Kush also has a twin brother, Luv, who appeared in the movie Sadiyaan, and a sister Sonakshi, who appeared as lead in Dabaang.
Acted in the film Pyar Hi Pyar (1969) with Dharmendra and Vyjanthimala.
Brother of producer Dr. Lakhan Sinha.
Starred in the shelved movie "Karam Path" (1995) starring Shatrughan Sinha, Sunil Shetty, Farha , Raveena Tandon, Kiran Kumar, Mohnish Behl, Arjun.
Was considered for Subhash Ghai's Ram Lakhan and Mere Jung.
Was signed for Raza Murad's role in Ek Nazar but opted out.
Uncle to actress Pooja and Bhavna Ruparel. His wife Poonam is cousins with their mother.
Brother in law of producer Pahlaj Nihalani. ( Wife Poonam' s cousin).
Cousin sister name is Annapurna Sinha .

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