Ayan Mukerji Biography, Age, Career, Marital Status, Salary and Net Worth

This article will answer every question you have about Ayan Mukerji. Below are some of the frequently asked questions about him.

  1. What does Ayan do for a living?
  2. Who are Ayan’s parents and siblings?
  3. What are Ayan’s interests and hobbies?
  4. Is Ayan married or does he have a girlfriend/ boyfriend?
  5. Does Ayan have any children?
  6. Where is Ayan now?
  7. How tall is Ayan?
  8. How much money does Ayan earn?
  9. What is Ayan’s net worth?

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Who is Ayan Mukerji?

Ayan Mukerji is an Indian prominent film director and producer who works in Hindi Cinema. At the age of 26, he made his directorial debut with the coming-of-age comedy Wake Up Sid (2009) produced by Karan Johar. The film gained strong reviews and box-office returns. His next directorial was the 2013 coming-of-age romantic comedy-drama, Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani which ranks among the highest-grossing Hindi films. In addition, he is from the prominent Mukherjee-Samarth family of Bollywood.

How Old Is Ayan Mukerji?

He is 38 years old as of June 2022, having been born on August 15, 1983, in Kolkata, West Bengal, India. Ayan shares his birthdate with celebrities such as; Jennifer Lawrence, Joe Jonas, Chief Keef, Nipsey Hussle (1985-2019), billzo, and many more.

Ayan Mukerji Family

Who are Ayan Mukerji Parents?

He was born to Deb Mukherjee (Father) an Indian actor. And Amrit Mukherjee (Mother).

Does Ayan Mukerji have Siblings?

He has a sister by the name of Sunita Gowariker, an Indian model and film producer.

Ayan Mukerji education

He received his education at Jamnabai Narsee School. Later he attended Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Technology but dropped out after the first year to become an assistant director to Ashutosh Gowariker on Swades (2004).

A Photo of Ayan Mukerji
A Photo of Ayan Mukerji

Ayan Mukerji Marital Status

On his love life matters, he is seen as a person who hates drama and loves his privacy. He has managed to keep his marriage/dating life low-key thus leaving many with a lot of unanswered questions. In case there is news regarding this matter, we will update it here as soon as possible.

Ayan Mukerji Kids

He does not have any kids. In case of new news regarding this matter, we will update it here as soon as possible.

Ayan Mukerji Career

He began his career as an assistant to Ashutosh Gowariker, his brother-in-law, Swades, and later to Karan Johar on Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna (2006). After taking a short pause from filmmaking, he wrote the screenplay for Wake Up Sid and gave it to Johar who decided it should become a film. In 2009, the film was released and starred Ranbir Kapoor and Konkona Sen Sharma in the lead roles and went on to become a critical and commercial success. Because of the success of the film, earned him the Best Debut Director at Filmfare. His next film under Johar’s banner Dharma Productions was with Deepika Padukone and Ranbir Kapoor in lead roles in the film entitled Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani.

Just like his prior film, this also was a huge commercial success. Overall, the movie grossed Rs. 1 billion at the box office in just 7 days. In addition, it became the fourth highest-grossing Indian film of all time. Moreover, the film earned him a Second Best Director nomination at Filmfare. Currently, he is involved in his next film, a trilogy entitled Brahmastra starring Alia Bhatt, Amitabh Bachchan, Mouni Roy, Nagarjuna, and Ranbir Kapoor. Although he comes from a prominent Bengali family, he expressed his unwillingness to make a Bengali film due to its limited reach of people.

Ayan Mukerji Height and Measurements

Adding up to his well-built body is a height of 5ft 11inches (1.80m) and a weight of 75kg (165lbs).

Ayan Mukerji Salary and Net Worth

His salary is not mentioned on the internet but has an estimated net worth of between $1 and $5 million.