Sushant Singh Rajput Life Journey
The life of an actor seems very glamorous and enchanting to their fans and lovers. Sushant Singh Rajput was a very good actor and he is one of the rising superstars of Bollywood. He is also known as a very good human being with the heart of the giver and loved by his fans and competitors.
Sushant did not have any filmy background and he started his career from scratch by acting in television serials and in few years he is one of the most popular Bollywood actors after the super success of former Indian cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni`s biopic M.S Dhoni: The Untold Story.
Early Life and Education
Sushant Singh Rajput was born on 21st January 1986 in the city of Patna, Bihar. He has three sister siblings, and one of them is a State level women cricketer. After his mother died in 2002 the family move from Patna to Delhi.
Sushant Singh Rajput was alumina of St. Karen’s High School in Patna and later attended Kulachi Hansraj Model School in New Delhi. The actor has a special interest in physics and he won the National Olympiad Award for the subject. Sushant Singh Rajput appeared for DCE Entrance Exam and stood seventh in the test. Later he got admission in Delhi College of Engineering for B.E. (Mechanical Engineering) but left the college just after 3 years to pursue his acting career.
After dropping out of college Sushant join Shaimak Davar`s dance classes. In 2005 he was in the group of the background dancer who performs in 51st Filmfare Awards. In 2006 because of the dancing skills he got selected in a dance group that went to Australia to perform in the opening ceremony of 2006 Commonwealth Games.
To pursue his acting career Sushant Singh Rajput moves to Mumbai and joined the Nadira Babbar`s theatre group. During his theatre days, he also featured in few Tv advertisements.
Sushant Singh Rajput got his first break in the television with the TV serial Kis Desh Mein Hai Meraa Dil in the year 2008. The serial was home production of Balaji Telefilms. Although Sushant`s role in the serial is a small one his role become very popular and he was very appreciated for his acting skills.
Later in 2009, Sushant Singh Rajput was offered a lead role in the TV serial Pavitra Rishta on Zee TV. In the role of Manav a mature and serious person who works hard to support his family, his popularity increases hugely. He receives many awards for this role and he becomes one of the tops television stars.
Sushant Singh Rajput also participated in reality shows like Zara Nachke Dhikha 2 and Jalak Dikhhla Jaa 4 and he was runner up in one of the show. In 2011 he quit television industry to work in Bollywood.
Sushant starts his Bollywood career with a movie Kai Po Che, based on Chetan Bhagat`s famous novel 3 Mistakes of My Life. He was selected to play one of 3 leads and the film proved to be a commercial success and critically appreciated.
After the success of his first film, Sushant Singh Rajput started receiving good movie offers. In the next few years, he worked in films like Shuddh Desi Romance, PK and mystery thriller Detective Byomkesh Bakshy.
The most significant success of his filmy career was the lead role in the movie M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story. The film was a commercial success and become one of the highest-grossing movies of 2016 and earned Sushant Singh Rajput nomination for the Best Actor in Filmfare Awards 2016.
In the next few years, he acted in the movies like Raabta with Kriti Sanon, Kedarnath with Sara Ali Khan, Sonchiriya with Bhumi Pednekar and Chhichhore with Sharadha Kapoor. Only Chhichhore becomes a big hit in all of these movies, but Sushant Singh Rajput`s popularity keeps increasing.
Interest and Charity
The people who are close to Sushant Singh Rajput said that he was a very intelligent person who loves to read. He had a personal interest in Physics and astronomy. Looking at the stars through his telescope was his passion. He is so interested in space and astronomy that in 2018 he bought a piece of land on the moon making him the selected few persons on the earth who had landed on the moon.
The actor was also involved with many NGOs and institutions for the public awareness campaign. He was also singed for the Government’s women campaign of the Women Entrepreneurship Platform (WEP). Sushant Singh Rajput was also involved with the NGO called Sushant4Education that aim to help young students of India.
Sushant Singh Rajput was in a known relationship with Ankita Lokhande, who was his co-star in the TV serial Pavitra Rishta. They were in a relationship for six years and parted their ways. Recently, the media sources mention that Sushant Singh Rajput was in live-in relationship Rhea Chakraborty just before he died.
On 14th June 2020, Sushant Singh Rajput hanged himself in his Bandra residence and committed suicide for the unknown reasons. As per the media reports, Sushant Singh Rajput was suffering from depression from the past nine months, although the reason behind his condition is still a mystery to his family and friends.
His career has just taken off with the hit and grossing movies like Kedarnath and Chhichore in 2019. The actor’s death raised questions about unfair means and attitudes in the Film Industry by way of nepotism.
The actor was well off, and money was not the reason behind the act of suicide. Despite having an enjoyable and successful life, it was difficult for the Sushant Singh Rajput’s family and fans to grasp his death.