Arunoday Singh is one of the most versatile actors in the younger generation of Bollywood. Though he comes from a family with a political background, Arunoday stepped into the Hindi film industry because he was interested in acting from the very beginning. This good looking actor has been able to carve a niche for himself, in both art and commercial cinema.
Net Worth: $ 10 million
Income Sources: Arunoday Singh makes nearly Rs 1-2 crore per film, which is quite impressive for an actor who has just entered the industry.
Born: 17th February, 1983 (34 years old)
Nick Name: Arun
Marital Status: He is single, though he has been linked with co actress Aditi Rao Hydari.
Height/Weight: 6 feet 3 inches, 83 kg
Arunoday Singh was born in New Delhi though his current residence is located near Bhopal in Madhya Pradesh. He comes from a well known political family, with his father Ajay Singh being the opposition leader of the state assembly of Madhya Pradesh, while his grandfather Arjun Singh was the Chief Minister of the state when the prominent Bhopal gas leak tragedy took place decades ago. Arunoday did his schooling from a boarding school in Kodaikanal, where he was an avid participant in school dramas, showing a great flair for acting right through his formative years. After completing his graduation from the Brandeis University in USA, Singh went on to pursue a course in the prestigious New York Film Academy, followed by a stint in the Acting Studio in New York, during which he polished his acting skills by performing in a number of plays.
After his training in acting in New York, Arunoday came back home and started auditioning for Bollywood films. He got his first chance with a Piyush Jha movie called “Sikandar” in 2009, in which he featured as a freedom fighter from Kashmir. It was followed by a role in Anil Kapoor’s venture “Aisha” in 2010, in which he co starred with the likes of Sonam Kapoor and Abhay Deol. Coming close on heels was another 2010 movie called “Mirch”, in which Singh played the pivotal role of an upcoming film director, with taleneted actresses like Konkana Sen Sharma and Raima Sen by his side. Arunoday Singh established himself as a serious actor with a 2011 film called “Yeh Saali Zindagi”, which was directed by Sudhir Mishra and had him paired opposite the hot and sensational actress,Aditi Rao Hydari. He was greatly appreciated for his outstanding performance in the film and even got nominated for the Screen Awards Best Actor in Supporting Role for it. His portrayal of an intelligence officer in “Jism 2”, opposite sexy actress Sunny Leone, brought more accolades for him. Next came, the 2014 films “Main tera Hero”, an all out comedy and “Pizza”, a supernatural thriller. The diverse roles played by Arunoday Singh have proved him as a versatile actor in the industry. he is poised to make an impression with his upcoming project “Mr X”, in which he co stars with Emraan Hashmi and Amyra Dastur.