Siddharth is an Indian film actor who made his debut with Student of the year and his performance was good in that film. He is not a Starkid unlike Alia Bhatt and Varun Dhawan who did their debut too through the same film.In Koffee With Karan, Ranveer Singh referred to him as the ‘Gold Standard of Punjabi Genetics’ because of his looks and physique.He is very close with his Debut movie Director Karan Johar and shares a special bond with him.
Siddharth Malhotra was born on 16 January 1985 (age 37 years; as of 2022) in Delhi, India. Sidharth was born in Delhi to a Punjabi family. His father, Sunil Malhotra, was a captain in the Merchant Navy, and his mother, Rimma Malhotra, is a homemaker. He has one sibling, Harshad Malhotra, who is a banker. Since childhood, he participated in many drama shows. He studied at Delhi’s Don Bosco School and Birla Vidya Niketan and completed his B.Com from Shaheed Bhagat Singh College, University of Delhi.
At the age of 16, he started his career with the role of Jaichand, brother of a younger version of Prithviraj Chauhan in the TV serial Dharti Ka Veer Yodha Prithviraj Chauhan.
He tried his luck in modelling but failed.
. Soon after, he auditioned for a film to be directed by Anubhav Sinha and was selected. However, due to unknown reasons, the movie was suspended.
During the initial phase of his acting career, he even worked as a clapper in Shahrukh Khan starrer Ra One. Before getting a big break, he worked as an Assistant Director for movies like My Name is Khan and Dostana.
By the time he was 18, he was very successful in modelling; which continued for four years, after which he quit the field of modelling.
Famous fashion designer Manish Malhotra lent him a helping hand when he was striving in the industry.
In 2012, he entered Bollywood with his debut film “Student of the Year SOTY” which was a commercial success.
In 2014, he was seen in Ek Villian in which he worked with Riteish Deshmukh and Shraddha Kapoor. This movie turned out to be a commercial blockbuster in Bollywood, and
He bagged the Big Star Entertainment Award for Entertainer of the Year for Most Entertaining Actor in a Romantic Film – Male for Hasee Toh Phasee.
In 2016, he appeared in a family-drama “Kapoor & Sons” and worked alongside Rishi Kapoor, Fawad Khan and Alia Bhatt.
In 2019, he appeared in the movie “Marjaavan”.
It was rumoured that he started dating Alia Bhatt, during the shooting of SOTY, but they later broke up
It is also now rumoured that he is dating Tara Sutaria., an actress
Later that year, he performed at a charity event with Varun Dhawan, Alia Bhatt, Aditya Roy Kapoor, Shraddha Kapoor, and Huma Qureshi to collect money for the flood victims in Uttarakhand.