Kunal Khemu Height, Weight, Age, Affairs, girlfriend, Biography & More


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About Kunal Khemu

Kunal Khemu is a well-known Indian actor and model who mostly active in the Bollywood film industry. He has started his career as a child actor and till now he is one of the most popular actors in Indian cinema. Kunal Khemu was born in Brahmin (Kashmiri Pandit) Hindu Family on 25 May 1983 in Srinagar, Jammu & Kashmir, India. His father’s name is Ravi Kemmu, an actor and his mother’s name is Jyoti Kemmu. Kunal has a younger sister, Karishma Khemu. His grandfather’s name is Moti Lal Khemu, was a playwriter who had received Padma Shri and Rashtra Bhasha Prachar Samiti Award.

Kunal Khemu and Soha Ali Khan were in a relationship for a year. They got tied on 25 January 2015 in a private ceremony in Mumbai. The couple is blessed with a daughter, Inaaya Naumi Kemmu, who was born in September 2017.  His father-in-law’s name is Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi, the former Indian cricketer, and his mother-in-law’s name is Sharmila Tagore, an actress. Actor Saif All Khan is Kunal’s brother-in-law.


Birth Name Kunal Khemu
Nick Name Chotu
Age (as in 2022) 39 Years
Debut • Film (As a Child Actor): Sir (1993)
• Film (As a Lead Actor): Kalyug (2005)
• TV: Gul Gulshan Gulfaam (1987)
Religion Hinduism
Sun Sign/Zodiac Sign Taurus
Birth Place Srinagar, Jammu & Kashmir, India
Date of Birth 25 May 1983
Nationality Indian
Residence A flat at Sunder Villa near Linking Road, Khar, Mumbai
Home Town Mumbai, India
Hobbies Travelling, Cooking


Mother’s Name Jyoti Kemmu
Father’s Name Ravi Kemmu (Actor)
Brother Not Known
Sister Karishma Khemu
Other Relatives • Grandfather- Moti Lal Kemmu (Playwright)
• Father-in-Law- Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi (Former Cricketer)
• Mother-in-Law- Sharmila Tagore (Former Actress)
• Brother-in-Law- Saif Ali Khan (Actor)
• Sister-in-Law- Kareena Kapoor (Actress)


Affairs/Girlfriends Soha Ali Khan (Actress)

Marital Status, Wife and Children

Wife/Spouse Soha Ali Khan
Marriage Date January 25, 2015
Children Inaaya Naumi Kemmu


School Niranjanlal Dalmia High School, Mumbai
College/University Amity University, Noida
Educational Qualification Graduation
Profession Actor
Brands Endorsed Not Known
Career Manager Not Known

Height, Weight, and Figure Measurements

Height (Approx.) in centimeters- 166 cm
in meters- 1.66 m
in feet inches- 5’ 5”
Weight (Approx.) in kilograms- 65 kg
in pounds- 143 lbs

Figure Measurements

Chest Size 40 inches
Biceps Size 15 inches
Waist Size 30 inches

Extra Ordinary Features

Caste / Ethnicity Brahmin (Kashmiri Pandit)
Hair Color Black
Eye Color Dark Brown
S*xual Orientation Straight
Dress Size 4 US
Shoe Size 8 US
Tattoo • A Lord Shiva Tattoo on his leg
• Inscription Om Namah Shivaya on his back

Style Quotient

Car Collection Volkswagen Touareg
Bike Collection MV AGUSTA 1090

Favourite Things

Favourite Food Rogan Josh, Creme Brulee, Chinese Cuisine, Sizzler
Favourite Actors Ajay Devgan, Johnny Depp
Favourite Actress Kareena Kapoor
Favourite Colors Black
Favourite Sport Cricket, Football
Favourite Films Bollywood- Andaz Apna Apna, Deewaar, Namak Halaal, Shahenshah, Omkara
Hollywood- The Matrix
Favourite Directors Anurag Kashyap, Sanjay Leela Bhansali
Favourite Cricketers Sachin Tendulkar, MS Dhoni, Ricky Ponting, Andrew Flintoff
Favourite Football Teams Brazil, Argentina, Manchester United, Real Madrid
Favourite Restaurants Mainland China, Yokos, in Mumbai
Favourite Destinations London, Greece
Controversies • In 2014, he tattooed ‘Lord Shiva’ on his leg, which received criticism on social media. Later, he defended himself saying that he just wanted to express his devotion and not to “disrespect god.”
• In 2016, there was a strong buzz that his married life with Soha is in trouble. But Kunal slammed such rumours and made it clear that they are together.

Life Journey

Kunal Khemu did his schooling from Niranjanlal Dalmia High School, Mumbai. Later, he went to Amity University, Noida to complete his graduation. He was interested in acting from a very young age. He was also attended his school’s theatre group and won various awards for his acting in the plays.

Kunal Khemu made his acting debut as a child actor in the Doordarshan TV show Gul Gulshan Gulfaam in 1987 which was directed by Ved Rahi. Then, In 1993, he made his film debut with Mahesh Bhatt’s movie ‘Sir’. Later, He went on to star as a child actor in movies including Raja Hindustani, Zakhm, Bhai, Hum Hain Rahi Pyar Ke, and Dushman.

Kunal Khemu Net Worth

The estimated Net Worth of Kunal Khemu is $4 million USD, in Indian Rupees INR 27 Crores. He earns an annual income of approximately INR 5 Crores.

Estimated Net Worth in 2022 (Approx) $4 Million
Estimated Net Worth in 2021 (Approx) Under Review
Annual Salary INR 27 Crores
Income Source Actor


Kunal Khemu made his lead actor Bollywood debut with the film ‘Kalyug’ in the year 2005 and then after did many movies in which his performance was liked. In the year 2007, he did 3 films Traffic Signal, Dhol, Superstar. The film ‘Dhol’ was a successful film for him in which he played the role of twins Kunal Mehra and Karan Saxena.

In the next couple of years, he appeared many Bollywood films including Dhoondte Reh Jaaoge, Jai Veeru, 99, and Blood Money. Kunal also appeared in the famous comedy film series Golmaal 3, as Laxman Sharma, in 2010. In the up next year, he appeared as lead actor in the film Go Goa Gone as Hardik, which was directed by Raj & D.K.

Recently, In 2019, Kunal played a negative role in Kalank as Abdul Khan. The film boomed at the box-office but his performance was hailed. In this following year, his film Loot Case was released on the OTT platform Hotstar. In which he played the role of Nandan Kumar and the film was directed by Rajesh Krishnan. Kunal’s upcoming film projects will be Go Goa Gone 2.

Movies List

1993 Sir
Hum Hain Rahi Pyar Ke
1994 Naaraaz
1996 Raja Hindustani
1997 Tamanna
1998 Zakhm
2005 Kalyug
2007 Traffic Signal
2009 Dhoondte Reh Jaaoge
Jai Veeru Veeru
2010 Golmaal 3
2012 Blood Money
2014 Mr Joe B. Carvalho
2015 Bhaag Johnny
Guddu Ki Gun
2017 Hanuman: Da’ Damdaar
Poster Boys
Golmaal Again
2018 Simmba
2019 Kalank
2020 Malang

TV Shows & Serials List

1987 Gul Gulshan Gulfaam
1989 Chitra Kathaien

Web Series List

2019, 2020 Abhay
2014 Haircut (Short Film)

Facts About Kunal Khemu

  • Does Kunal Khemu drink alcohol?: Yes
  • Does Kunal Khemu smoke?: Not Known
  • Kunal is fondly called Chotu by his family and friends.
  • He was born into a Kashmiri Pandit family in Srinagar but later his family settled down in Mumbai.
  • At the age of 14, Kunal quit acting to concentrate on his studies.
  • If Kunal is not an actor, he would be a musician or a writer.
  • Kunal Khemu met Soha Ali Khan for the first time on the sets of their film ‘Dhoondte Reh Jaaoge’ in 2009, but they didn’t speak much and thought they could never become friends. The same year, they came closer to each other during the shoot of their film, ’99’.
  • Sharmila Tagore, Kunal’smother-in-law, gifted the couple, a flat worth INR 9 crores, as a wedding gift.

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