Nawab Shah is a well-known and most talented actor in India. He works in the Bollywood and Tamil film industry and has performed in numerous movies. He is mostly known for playing negative roles in movies. Apart from acting in the mainstream film industry, he has been actively involved in the theatre. Also, Nawab Shah has also acted in a couple of television and web-series.
Nawab Shah was born into a Muslim Family on 12 October 1972 in Delhi, India. His parent’s name is not known. He has a sister, Babita Shah. Nawab was in a relationship with Kavita Kaushik. However, the couple parted ways after five years as Kavita’s parents had an objection to her relationship with him. On 4 July 2019, Nawab Shah married former Miss India International, Pooja Batra, in a private ceremony in Delhi.
Nawab Shah Wiki/Bio
|Birth Name||Nawab Shah|
|Other Name||Nawwab Shah|
|Age||(as in 2023) 51 Years|
|Debut||• Film: Kartoos (1999)|
• TV: Shaktimaan (1997-2005)
|Famous||‘Kakodar’ in the 90’s show “Shaktimaan”|
|Sun Sign/Zodiac Sign||Libra|
|Birth Place||Delhi, India|
|Date of Birth||12 October 1972|
|Home Town||Mumbai, Maharashtra|
|Mother’s Name||Not Known|
|Father’s Name||Not Known|
|Affairs/Girlfriends||• Kavita Kaushik (2011-2016)|
• Pooja Batra (Actress)
Marital Status, Wife and Children
|Wife/Spouse||Pooja Batra (Actress)|
|Marriage Date||4 July 2019|
|School||• Mussoorie Modern School, Uttarakhand|
• Wynberg Allen School, Uttarakhand
|College/University||University of Mumbai|
|Profession||Actor, Model, Theatre Artist|
|Brands Endorsed||Not Known|
|Career Manager||Not Known|
Height, Weight, and Figure Measurements
|Height (Approx.)||in centimeters- 188 cm|
in meters- 1.88 m
in feet inches- 6’ 2”
|Weight (Approx.)||in kilograms- 90 kg|
in pounds- 198 lbs
|Chest Size||48 Inches|
|Biceps Size||20 Inches|
|Waist Size||35 Inches|
Extra Ordinary Features
|Race / Ethnicity||Islam|
|Eye Color||Light Brown|
|Dress Size||Not Known|
|Shoe Size||9 US|
|Car Collection||• Audi A6|
|Bike Collection||• Kawasaki Ninja H2|
• Suzuki Intruder
|Favourite Food||Kebab, Afghani Chicken, Biryani|
|Favourite Actors||Salman Khan, Shah Rukh Khan|
|Favourite Sport||Not Known|
Nawab Shah completed his school education from Mussoorie Modem School, Uttarakhand, and Wynberg Allen School, Uttarakhand. Later, he completed his graduation in BA (History) from the University of Mumbai.
In 1999, he made his Bollywood debut movie “Kartoos” starring Sanjay Dutt and Manisha Koirala as lead actors. In the same year, he performed in another popular movie “Sarfarosh” starring superstar Amir Khan and Sonali Bendre as lead actors.
In 2000, he worked in “Raja Ko Rani Se Pyar Hogaya” starring Arwind Swamy and Manisha Koirala as lead actors. While it was directed by Rajeev Kumar, but in this movie, Nawab Shah’s performance was unnoticed and he didn’t get much recognition. In 2001, he worked in “Itifaaq”. After that, he got opportunities to work with several film industries like Tamil, Telugu, and Malayalam. Without any controversy, Nawab continuously climbs the steps of success.
Nawab Shah Net Worth
According to Woodgram, Nawab Shah’s estimated Net Worth, Salary, Income, Cars, Lifestyles & many more details have been updated below. Let’s check, How Rich is Nawab Shah in 2023?
|Estimated Net Worth in 2023 (Approx)||$9 Million|
|Estimated Net Worth in 2022 (Approx)||$8 Million|
|Estimated Net Worth in 2021 (Approx)||Under Review|
|Annual Salary||Under Review|
|Income Source||Actor, Model, Theatre Artist|
Noted, Right now, We don’t have enough information about Cars, Monthly/Yearly Salary, etc. We will update soon.
In 2003, he appeared in the movie “Escape From Taliban”. In 2004, he acted in two Bollywood movies “Musafir” starring Sunjay Dutt and “Lakshya” starring Amitabh Bachchan, Hrithik Roshan, and Preity Zinta as lead actors. In 2006, Nawab Shah performed in the movie “Jaan-e-Mann”, and also worked in “Luck” which was released in the year 2009.
In 2011, he worked with Shah Rukh Khan and Priyanka Chopra in Don 2 film. After that, he rose to fame in the 2013 Hindi film, Bhaag Milkha Bhaag, in the next year he appeared in a comedy-drama film ‘Humshakals’.Nawab Shah also worked in “Dilwale” starring Shahrukh Khan and Kajol which was released in the year 2015.
In 2017, he worked in the movie “Tiger Zinda Hai” along with Salman Khan. While some of his recent movies include “Panipat” which was released in 2019 in which he appeared as Pawan, Dabbang 3 released in 2019, and “Khuda Hafiz” released in 2020. Apart from the films, he acted in Indian television and web series as well.
In 1997, he made his television debut with the serial “Shaktimaan” in which his catchphrase “Andhera Kayam Rahe” became quite popular among the masses. The famous catchphrase is still prevalent among the people. Shah has also acted in “Sacred Games,” Netflix’s web-series, which had Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Saif Ali Khan in the lead roles.
Apart from working in Bollywood movies, Nawab has also worked in Tamil, Malayalam, Telugu, and Kannada movies. Nawab Shah has appeared in television serials, as well, including “Amma” and “Naagarjuna- Ek Yoddha”.
|2000||Raja Ko Rani Se Pyar Ho Gaya|
|2003||Escape From Taliban|
|2013||Bhaag Milkha Bhaag|
|2017||Tiger Zinda Hai|
TV Shows & Web Series List
|2016-2017||Naagarjuna – Ek Yoddha|
Facts About Nawab Shah
- Does Nawab Shah drink alcohol?; No
- Does Nawab Shah smoke?; No
- Nawab Shah rose to fame with Escape From Taliban, which was released in 2003
- He became a household name after he played the role of Kakodar/Major JJ. in the famous television series “Shaktimaan”. His catchphrase Andhera Kayam Rahe has been quite popular among the masses.
- Besides working in the mainstream cinema, Shah is equally devoted to the theatre. He has been a part of a theatrical play based on a poem, “Mukti Prasang”.
- He was offered the role of the villain in Salman Khan-starrer “Bodyguard”, however, he met with an accident at the Jim Corbett National Park in Uttaranchal and could not work in the movie.
- He is extremely scared of lizards.
- Contrary to the negative characters portrayed by Nawab in serials and movies, he quite sensitive and emotional in real-life.
- In an interview, he revealed that he might have been a farmer if not an actor.-
- Nawab Shah is a fitness enthusiast
Actress Pooja Batra and actor Nawab Shah, who recently announced their relationship publicly, have reportedly exchanged vows in a traditional wedding ceremony and are expected to register their marriage soon. The ‘Haseena Maan Jaegi’ actress recently put up an Instagram story where she can be seen walking backward. However, what caught the attention of viewers was her brimming red chooda, an indication that the actress has tied the knot. A week ago, Shah shared a video on Instagram featuring a man and a woman’s hand on a table. While the faces aren’t visible, the chooda and Shah’s ring can be seen.
Nawab Shah is 51 years old, was born on 12 October 1972.
On 4 July 2019, Nawab Shah married Pooja Batra, in a private ceremony in Delhi.
Nawab Shah has a net worth of $9 Million.