Who does not know Satish Kaushik? An actor who made a place in the hearts of people with his unconventional roles. The role of Calendar played in Mr. India tickles even today. A jovial and respected actor among friends, Satish Kaushik passed away at the age of 66 due to a massive heart attack. Let us know more about this veteran actor.
Satish Kaushik Biography
|Birth||13 April 1956|
|Birth place||Mahendragarh Haryana|
|Age- 66||66 years|
|Father's name||Not known|
|mother's name||Not known|
|Wife's name||Shashi Kaushik|
|Baby names||Vanshika Kaushik|
|Debut film||Mr india|
|Profession-||Actor, director and producer|
|Net worth 2023||Around 40 crores|
|Popular movies||Mr. India, Milenge Milenge, Tere Naam, Thar etc.|
|Place of death||Mumbai|
Biography of Satish Kaushik
On Wednesday, March 8, 2023, 66-year-old actor and producer, and director Satish Kaushik passed away suddenly. There was a wave of mourning in Bollywood due to the death of the actor. The veteran actor was recognized as one of the most respected people in the industry. His friend and colleague and actor Anupam Kher posted the news of his death on his Twitter handle early morning.
Anupam Kher wrote on his Twitter handle, “I know” Death is the ultimate truth of this world! But I never thought even in my dream that I would write this thing about my best friend #SatishKaushik while alive. 45 years of friendship suddenly came full stop!! Life will never be the same without you, Satish! Om Shanti!”.
Who is Satish Kaushik
Satish Kaushik was a well-known Indian comedian, film producer, and director who is quite popular among both children and adults. His film journey started with Anil Kapoor’s blockbuster film ‘Mr. India’. Kaushik started his acting journey after graduating from the ‘National School of Theater and Cinema and Television Institute of India’.
Early life and education
Let us tell you that Satish Kaushik is from Mahendragarh in Haryana where he was born on 13 April 1956. After his early education, he graduated from Kirori Mal College, Delhi in 1972. Satish learned the nuances of acting at the National School of Theater and the Cinema and Television Institute of India to hone his acting skills.
Satish Kaushik’s Family: Wife and Children
Satish Kaushik was married, he married Shashi Kaushik in 1985. The saddest moment in Satish’s life came when their two-year-old son Shanu Kaushik died unfortunately, after which the Kaushik couple welcomed their first daughter Vanshika through surrogacy in 2012.
Kaushik was a partner in the Chandigarh Film City project along with Parsvnath Developers, a real estate company. He bought 30 acres (12 ha) in Sarangpur village, Chandigarh at throwaway prices. Real estate company forced to abandon the multi-million project after media exposed foul play.
The career of Satish Kaushik
In his film career, Satish has worked in many super hit films, in which his main one is ‘Mr. India’ starring Anil Kapoor and directed by Boney Kapoor, in the film, Satish played the role of Calendar, which was very much liked by the audience. Other notable films include Deewana Mastana, Ram Lakhan, Saajan Chale Sasural, Roop Ki Rani Choron Ka Raja, Prem, Hum Aapke Dil Mein Rehte Hain, and Tere Naam, Udta Punjab. Satish Kaushik also acted in the British film ‘Brick Lane’ directed by Sarah Gavron.
Satish Kaushik’s net worth
According to media reports, Satish Kaushik’s net worth in 2023 was estimated at Rs 40 crore. His source of income comes from films, advertisements, and real estate.
Cause of death of Satish Kaushik
Satish Kaushik was probably worried about his increasing weight. Although the actor was of a jovial nature. But as was feared, he suffered a heart attack and died. He was 66 years old.
PM Narendra Modi Tweet
Pained by the untimely demise of noted film personality Shri Satish Kaushik Ji. He was a creative genius who won hearts thanks to his wonderful acting and direction. His works will continue to entertain audiences. Condolences to his family and admirers. Om Shanti.
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) March 9, 2023
His friend in the film fraternity Anupam Kher announced the news of his death. In his last Instagram post, he was last seen celebrating Holi 2023 at Javed Akhtar, Shabana Azmi’s house with Ali Fazal, Richa Chadha, and Mahima Chaudhary.
Colourful Happy Fun #Holi party at Janki Kutir Juhu by @Javedakhtarjadu @babaazmi @AzmiShabana @tanviazmi.. met the newly wed beautiful couple @alifazal9 @RichaChadha.. wishing Happy Holi to everyone 🌹🌹🌹🌺🌺🌺🌺 #friendship #festival #Holi2023 #colors pic.twitter.com/pa6MqUKdku
— satish kaushik (@satishkaushik2) March 7, 2023
Some lesser-known facts about Satish Kaushik
👉Some lesser-known facts about Satish Kaushik
👉Satish Kaushik was born and brought up in Mahendragarh, Haryana.
👉As a theater actor, his best-known role was that of “Willy Loman” in the Hindi-language play Salesman Ramlal, an adaptation of Arthur Miller’s Death of a Salesman.
👉In 1983 he wrote dialogues for Kundan Shah’s comedy classic Jaane Bhi Do Yaaron and also worked as an assistant director and actor.
👉In 1993, Satish directed his first film as a director, Sridevi’s Roop Ki Rani Choron Ka Raja. His second was Prem (1995), both of which failed at the box office.
👉He gave his first hit film ‘Hum Aapke Dil Mein Rehte Hain’ in 1999.
👉In 2003, his directorial venture “Tere Naam” won critical acclaim at the box office.
👉Satish Kaushik and Anupam Kher co-founded a new film company called ‘Karol Bagh Productions’, and were their batchmates at NSD.
👉Her 2009 directorial venture Tere Sang, starring Ruslaan Mumtaz and Sheena Shahabadi, explores the issues of teen pregnancy. This was the first film made under his production house.
👉He is best known for his role as “Calendar” in the hit film Mr. India alongside Anil Kapoor and Sridevi. He was also known for his character of “Pappu Pager” in the comedy Deewana Mastana (1997), directed by his friend David Dhawan.
👉He was cast as Nawab Jung Bahadur in the lead role of SAB TV’s new show The Great Indian Family Drama, produced by Contilo Productions. Now he decided to make a sequel to his hit film Tere Naam (2003). Most recently, she played the role of Tayaji in the film Udta Punjab (2016).
👉He played the role of Diljit Dosanjh’s father in the film “Soorma”. (2018)
👉 He loves to sing, he shared his favorite song ‘Zindagi Bhar Nahi Bhoolgi’ in his own voice.https://studyguru.org.in
👉On 14 June 2021, Neena Gupta published her autobiography, ‘Sach Kahoon Toh’, in her autobiography she revealed that actor and filmmaker Satish Kaushik approached her and offered to marry her when she was pregnant with daughter Masaba. In the autobiography, she mentioned that Satish Kaushik offered to marry her saying,
Don’t worry, if the child is born with a dark complexion, you can say it’s mine and we’ll get married. No one would suspect anything.http://www.histortstudy.in
👉In 2022 he acted in the web series named ‘Karma Yudh’, an Indian drama web series directed by Ravi Adhikari.