Utkarsh Sharma is an Indian actor, writer, and director who has a net worth of $1 Million (8 Crores INR). He entered the entertainment industry as a child actor in the Blockbuster action film Gadar: Ek Prem Katha in 2001. Utkarsh got a chance to work alongside Sunny Deol and Ameesha Patel in this film.
Utkarsh is probably best known for being the son of the popular Indian film director and producer Anil Sharma. The actor has been appearing in commercials and films since his childhood. The breakthrough moment of his career came in 2018 when he earned the leading role in the Hindi romantic film Genius.
What is Utkarsh Sharma’s Net Worth?
|Actor, Writer, Director
|2 Crore INR
Utkarsh Sharma was born on May 22, 1994, in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. His father Anil Sharma is a director and producer while his mother Suman Sharma used to play basketball.
Utkarsh grew up alongside his sister Kairvina Sharma who is a musician. He also spent his childhood days with his grandfather K.C. Sharma and grandmother Bimla.
Growing up in Mumbai, Maharashtra, Utkarsh attended Jamnabai Narsee School. Upon his high school graduation, he moved to Orange, California, to study at Chapman University. Utkarsh obtained a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Production and Direction before enrolling at Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute.
Utkarsh Sharma Career
Utkarsh made his acting debut as Charan Jeet Singh in the 2001 Hindi-language romantic period action drama movie Gadar: Ek Prem Katha. As a child, he was given the chance to act in a movie by his father, Anil Sharma.
Utkarsh portrayed Tara Singh and Sakeena’s child in this film, starring actors Sunny Deol, Ameesha Patel, Lilette Dubey, and Amrish Puri. The movie is set in 1947 during the Partition of India and is inspired by the story of Boota Singh.
In 2004, Utkarsh was seen once again as a child actor in the war film Ab Tumhare Hawale Watan Sathiyo. He portrayed the younger version of Kunal/Vikramjeet Singh alongside high-profile actors like Amitabh Bachchan, and Akshay Kumar, as well as Danny Denzongpa, Bobby Deol, Divya Khosla Kumar, Aarti Chabaria, Ashutosh Rana, Sandali Sinha, and Nagma.
Sharma appeared as Angad Singh Choudhary in his father’s sports drama film Apne in 2007. In this film, he got a chance to work with actors Sunny Deol, Bobby Deol, Dharmendra, Katrina Kaif, Shilpa Shetty, Kunal Rajbhatt, and Kirron Kher.
Utkarsh Sharma Biography
|Date of Birth
|May 22, 1994
|Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
|5 ft 7 in (170 cm)
|64 kg or 141 lbs
|Bachelor of Fine Arts degree
Utkarsh landed a lead role as an adult in the 2018 Hindi-language romantic film Genius. He co-starred as Vasudev Shastri aka Genius alongside Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Ishita Chauhan, Mithun Chakraborty, Malti Chahar, K. K. Raina, Ayesha Jhulkam, and Dev Gill, among others. Although the film got negative reviews, Utkarsh’s performance was well-praised.
Later, Utkarsh was announced to reprise his character of Charanjeet “Jeete” Singh in the film Gadar 2. It was a sequel to the 2001 film Gadar: Ek Prem Katha which was released in 2023. Outside of acting, Utkarsh showcased his writing skills in films like “Purpose” (2015) and “Still Life” (2016).
Utkarsh Sharma Favorite Things
|Dancing, watching football,
|Aamir Khan & Ranveer Singh
|Jennifer Lawrence, Megan Fox
|Chinese Cuisine & Rajma Chawal
Utkarsh Sharma Net Worth
Utkarsh Sharma’s net worth in Indian rupees is estimated to be 8 Crore rupees. He became one of the wealthiest young actors in Bollywood, all thanks to his father’s work in Hindi cinema.
Most of Utkarsh’s income comes from films from which he earns a good sum of money. According to reports, Utkarsh Sharma’s per movie salary is approximately to be 60 Lakh Indian rupees. His father Anil Sharma has a net worth of a whopping $13 Million.
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