Satish Kaushik: Early Life
Satish Kaushik was born on April 13, 1956, in Delhi, India. He attended ‘Kirori Mal College’ in Delhi in 1972. After 6 years, the performer enrolled in New Delhi’s National School of Drama. The star also attended the Film and TV Institute of India in Pune. His age is 66 years.
Satish Kaushik: Career
Satish Kaushik made his Bollywood debut with a bang. His first appearance on the screen was in the 1983 film Masoom, where he demonstrated his acting prowess. In the movie, the celebrity also assisted the film’s director, Shekhar Kapoor. The following year, the megastar penned a slew of memorable lines, worked as an associate director, and showcased his acting abilities in the film ‘Jaane Bhi Do Yaaron’.
In 2015, he popped up on small screens as well as amused his fans by demonstrating his acting abilities. The ‘Great Indian Family’ Drama was the title of the art project. The actor took on the role of director in 1993. The film’s working title was ‘Roop Ki Rani Choro Ka Raja’. For many movies, the star took a back seat. ‘Prem’, ‘Tere Naam’, ‘Hum Apke Dil Mei Rehte Hain’, as well as ‘Teree Sang’ are a few examples. The superstar was seen on the big screen in Soorma & Sumit Sambhal Lega. Satish Kaushik & Anupam Kher founded ‘Karol Bagh Productions’, a film production company.
Awards: Satish Kaushik
Kaushik won the Filmfare Award for best comedian in 1990 for his performance in the film Ram Lakhan. He won the award again for the film Saajan Chale Sasural because the performer has a fantastic sense of humor. The star has a natural ability to make the audience laugh. The superstar hosted and co-wrote the show Philips Top Ten. Satish Kaushik was awarded the ‘Screen Videocon Award’ for his efforts.
Satish Kaushik: Family
In 1996, the superstar got married to his life partner Shashi Kaushik. Satish and his better half were blessed by the Almighty with an adorable bundle of joy named Vanshika Kaushik after 16 years of marriage in 2012. The couple had a son before she arrived. Unfortunately, that angel named Shanu left for a more serene abode at the age of only two years old. The actor has two brothers and three sisters.
Kaushik collaborated with the firm of real estate Parsavnath developers on the ‘Chandigarh Film City’ project. They paid dirt cheap for a 30-acre plot in Sarangpur Village, Chandigarh. After the media exposed the foul play, the real estate firm was forced to abandon this multi-million dollar project.
- Satish Kaushik and Ranjit Kapoor, Annu Kapoor’s brother, wrote the dialogues for the 1985 comedy movie ‘Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro.’
- He received two Filmfare Awards for his comic performances: ‘Ram Lakhan’ in 1990 and ‘Saajan Chale Sasural” in 1997.
- In 2004, he was nominated for a ‘Filmfare Award for Best Director’ for Tere Naam, but Rakesh Roshan won for the film ‘Koi Mil Gaya.’
- In 2014, he played Ram Reddy, a monstrous (negative) character in ‘Nagesh Kukunoor’s film “Lakshmi.”
- Shanu Kaushik, his son, died in 1990 at the two-year mark.