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Puneet Issar Biography, Age, Height, Wife, Children, Family, Facts, Caste, Wiki & More

Updated On : November 6, 2020

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Short Biography

Puneet Issar was born on 06-11-1959 in Amritsar in the state of Punjab, India. He is an Indian Film Actor, Film Director, Film Producer, Screenwriter, Television Actor & Television Personality who is known for his work in Hindi, Malayalam, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Punjabi, Bengali & Marathi cinema.

Puneet Issar Complete Bio & Career

Puneet Issar is known for his villainous acting over 150 Hindi films and even he has acted in 100 non-Hindi films. From 1980-90 he appeared in the number of Hindi films in which he played the role of a villain such as  Kal Ki Aawaz, Teja, Prem Shakti, Zakhmi Aurat, Jagruti. He was cast in Bollywood superstar’s films such as along with Salman Khan he appeared in Chandramukhi, Sanam Bewafa, and Suryavanshi.On the other side in the Akshay Kumar's starring films he acted in Kshatriya and RamJanne starring SRK. This multi-starrer films gave him a new direction to his career in the film industry.

During the shooting of the film Kuli in 1983, an incidence happened when Amitabh Bachchan suffered severe injuries through his punch hit on his stomach in a stunt. In spite for a long time, he had to suffer the anger of the press and fans of Amitabh.  Amitabh Bachchan came out with himself and requested the fans not to get angry at the ineffective over Puneet. After this incidence, he has had an exclusion from Bollywood, for nearly six years, Puneet was offered a role of Duryodhana in BR Chopra's epic serial Mahabharata which was directed by Ravi Chopra. This character proved to be like the path of their mile.

During that period, he did many Indian-horror films such as Tehkana and Purana Mandir. In 2000, he was cast in many successful hit films such as Bachna Ae Haseeno, Partner, Aryan, and Krrish. Apart from films he also appeared in Tv soap operas such as  Vikram Aur Betaal, Sahil, Junoon, and  Noor Jahan. He made his directorial debut from 2004, Salman Khan and Shilpa Shetty starrer film Garv. This was a successful film at the box office and the film critics rated this film an avg film. In 2011 he also directed the film  I Am Singh and even the script of the film was written by him. In 2015, he participated in the most popular reality show "Bigg Boss" as a contestant. And he evicted from the house just inches away from the finale on the 105th day.

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Puneet Issar Family, Relatives and Other Relations

He was born to Sudesh Issar. He is married to Deepali Issar and has a daughter named Nivriti Issar and a son named Siddhant Issar.

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Body Measurements

Chest Size 42
Biceps Size 15
Waist Size 32
Skin Colour Fair
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Bald

Personal Info

Home Town Punjab
Nationality Indian
Religion Hindu
Address Punjab
School St. Lawrence High School, Mumbai
College Mithibai College
Qualification Graduate
Hobbies Travelling, Reading
Marital Status Married
Debut Coolie (1983 Hindi Film)
Yoddha (1992 Malayalam Film)
Samrat (1994 Kannada Film)
Bhagya Debata (1995 Bengali Film)
Salary N/A
Net Worth $10 Million
Official Website N/A


Favorite Color Black

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Puneet Issar

  • He is a trained mixed-martial-artist of karate, boxing and kung-fu.
  • He participated in the Indian TV reality show BIGG BOSS season 8, in 2015.
  • He is most famous for his role as Duryodhana in the BR Chopra's Mahabharat TV show
  • His notable roles in the films such as Border, Purana Mandir, Coolie and Zakhmi Aurat.
  • In 2004, he directed the film Garv: Pride and Honour starring Salman Khan.[
  • He has acted over 150 Hindi films and 100 non-Hindi films.
  • He involved in an incidence happened at the set of the Coolie film shotting when Amitabh Bachchan suffered severe injuries through his punch hit on his stomach in a stunt.

Puneet Issar Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

63 years, 4months, 18 days old age Puneet Issar will turn 64 on 06 November, 2023. Only 7 months, 12 days, 23 hours,53 minutes has left for his next birthday.

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Puneet Issar has celebrated the total number of 64 birthdays till date. See the analysis by days count and bar graph.

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