Born: 16 May 1988
Age: 30 years
Birthplace: Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Vicky Kaushal was born on 16th May 1988 in Mumbai, Maharashtra and is known for his role as Deepak Kumar opposite Richa Chadda in the film Masaan (2015). Vicky worked as an assistant director to Anurag Kashyap for the movie Gangs of Wasseypur (2012). He decided that he would not be able to do an 9 hour job when he went to a company for an industrial visit during his college’s second year. So he started accompanying his father on the sets as his father was a stuntman.
He have a younger brother Sunny Kaushal , he is also an actor & assistant director.
He worked as a theatre artist & was also the part of theatre groups of Manav Kaul’s “Aranya” and Naseeruddin Shah’s “Motley”. Vicky got his first break in 2012 in the film Luv Shuv Tey Chicken Khurana. In 2013, he is also seen in the short film Geek Out directed by Vasan Bala.
In 2015, Vicky got the main role in Neeraj Ghaywan’s directorial film Masaan (2015) & came into limelight for his outstanding performance, which is very much praised by the audiences and he grabs several awards for the same. Some of his other hit movies are, Raman Raghav 2.0 (2016) & Zubaan (2016), etc. And soon people fell in love with his role of “Iqbal“a Pakistani army officer in Razzi (2018) opposite Alia Bhatt. He played a role of” Kamlesh – Sanjay Dutt’s best friend.” in Sanju (2018), a biopic on actor Sanjay Dutt , which a blockbuster film.
Today Vicky Kaushal is a hit name in web series industry. His Famous & Hit series is “Love per Square Foot (2018)” & “Lust stories (2018)”
He is also getting positive response from the movie Manmarziyaan (2018) starring Abhishek Bacchan & Taapsee Pannu which is recently released. His upcoming projects are Bombay Talkies 2, Uri (Hindi) & Takht (Hindi). Cannot wait to see more of him.