Sajid Nadiadwala (born 18 February 1966) is a famous Indian film producer, director, famous personality and businessman from Mumbai, Maharastra, India. He runs his family business and currently the owner of the famous entertainment company named “Nadiadwala Grandson Entertainment”.
He is the holder of the IIFA Award for Best Debutant Director for his best directing movie “Kick”. Apart from this, he writes the script of so many super hits movies like Housefull, Baaghi, Heropanti, etc.
He is one of the top Bollywood producers. Sajid Nadiadwala mostly collaborates with famous actors like Kabir Khan, Sajid Khan, and Salman Khan. He is well-known in the Bollywood industry as the grandson of the famous 70s film producer “A.K. Nadiadwala”.
He stepped into the entertainment industry by producing his first film named “Zulm Ki Hukumat” in the year 1992. After that, he gives so many hits movies to Bollywood.
Childhood, Parents, Siblings & Education
Sajid Nadiadwala was born as Sajid Sulieman Nadiadwala on Friday, February 18, 1966, in the film city, Mumbai, Maharastra, India. His age is 54 years old (as in 2020). He belongs to the Gujrati caste.
His father “Sulieman Nadiadwala” was also a movie producer. His mother “Shafaqat Nadiadwala” is a homemaker. He got inspired to become a producer from his grandfather named “Abdul Karim Nadiadwala”, who produced so many movies.
He is the elder son of his parents. Sajid Nadiadwala has a younger sister named “Afeefa Sayed”. He is a well-educated person. Nadiadwala completed schooling from Don Bosco High School in Mumbai. After that, he took admission to H.R College in his hometown for higher education.
From this college, he did his graduation in the field of Bachelor of commerce. He also completed his post-graduation in G.C.D Law from the same college. Sajid completes his 5 years Chartered Accountant course.
After completing his studies, he started working as an assistant director under J.P Dutta. At the age of 25, Sajid Nadiadwala established his own production house named “Nadiadwala Grandson Entertainment Pvt. Ltd.”
Physical Stats, Height, Weight & Appearance
If we talk about Sajid’s appearance, he holds a decent personality. He looks like a 25-year boy at the age of 54. He does a proper workout in the gym to keep his body fit and active. Sajid Nadiadwala’s tall height is measured at 5 feet 10 inches (1.78 m). He also joined a morning yoga center.
He is very health-conscious and follows a strict diet plan to keep his body healthy. Nadiadwala likes to wear genuine clothes. Sajid Nadiadwala’s bodyweight is around 85 kilograms (in pounds 187 lbs).
He is fond of glasses and expensive watches. He keeps a simple hairstyle. Sajid looks handsome with his big black eyes.
Personal Life, Spouse, Marriage & Children
The 54-year-old man lives a very low key life. Sajid Nadiadwala married twice in his life. If we talk about his previous love life, his name got linked with the famous actress named “Tabu”. After that, he got into the relationship with the popular actress Divya Bharti. He dates Divya from the starting of the year 1992.
On 10 May 1992, Sajid Nadiadwala got married to his first wife “Divya Bharti”. She was also the best actress in Bollywood. The couple lived a happy married life but after 10 months of the marriage, on 5 April 1993, his spouse accidentally slipped from the 5th story of the Tulsi residency and died at the moment. She was 19-year-old at the time of death.
After her death, Sajid was broke totally. He started focusing on his career to forgot the sorrow of his wife’s death.
On 18 November 2000, he got married to his second wife named “Warda Khan”. The couple was blessed with two sons named “Subhan Nadiadwala” and “Sufyan Nadiadwala”.
Some Hidden Facts About Sajid Nadiadwala
|Real Full Birth Name||Sajid Sulieman Nadiadwala.|
|Profession||Film Producer, Director, and Businessman.|
|Famous for||The movie "KICK"|
|Age (As of 2020)||54 years old.|
|Date of Birth||18 February 1966.|
|Birthplace/Hometown||Bombay, Maharashtra, India.|
|Sexuality (Gay or Lesbian)||Straight.|
|Zodiac Birth Sign||Aquarius.|
|House Location||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.|
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 5' 10".
Centimeters: 178 cm.
Meters: 1.78 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 85 Kg.
Pounds: 187 lbs.
|Shoe Size (UK)||10.|
|Parents||Father: Sulieman Nadiadwala.
Mother: Shafaqat Nadiadwala.
|Siblings||Sister: Afeefa Sayed.|
|Personal Life Relationship|
|Spouse||1. Divya Bharti (1992-1993)
2. Warda Khan Nadiadwala (2000- present).
|Son||1. Subhan Nadiadwala.
2. Sufyan Nadiadwala.
|Social media||Instagram: @nadiadwalagrandson (496k + followers).
Twitter: @NGEMovies (170.6k + followers).
|Highest Qualification||Post Graduate.|
|School||Don Bosco High School, Mumbai.|
|Alma Mater||H.R College Mumbai.|
|Filmography||1. Zulm Ki Hukumat (1992).
2. Waqt Hamara Hai (1993).
3. Andolan (1995).
4. Jeet (1996).
5. Judwaa (1997).
6. Har Dil Jo Pyar Karega (2000).
7. Mujhse Shaadi Karogi (2004).
8. Jaan-E-Mann (2006).
9. Heyy Babyy (2007)
10. Kambakkht Ishq (2009).
11. Housefull (2010).
12. Anjaana Anjaani (2010).
13. Housefull 2 (2012).
14. Highway (2014).
15. 2 States (2014).
16. Heropanti (2014).
17. Kick (2014).
18. Lai Bhaari (2014).
19. Phantom (2015).
20. Tamasha (2015).
21. Baaghi (2016).
22. Housefull 3 (2016).
23. Dishoom (2016).
24. Rangoon (2017).
25. Judwaa 2 (2017).
26. Baaghi 2 (2018).
27. Kalank (2019).
28. Super 30 (2019).
29. Chhichhore (2019).
30. Housefull 4 (2019).
31. Baaghi 3 (2020).
32. 83 (2020).
33. Tadap (2020).
34. Bachchan Pandey (2020).
35. Kabhi Eid Kabhi Diwali (2021).
36. Kick 2 (2021).
|Awards||1. Stardust Award for Best Film "Housefull" in 2011.
2. Stardust Special Awards fro the movie "Kick" in 2014.
3. IIFA Award for Best Debutant Director for film "Kick" in 2015.
|Net worth (approx.)||INR 25 crore (as in 2020).
Movies, Production House, Career & Net worth
The famous producer started his professional career at the age of 25. He used to work as an assistant director under many directors. After that, in the year 1991, Sajid Nadiadwala opened his own production house and started working as a film producer.
In 1992, he debuts in Bollywood with his first film “Zulm Ki Hukumat”. Then he produced so many movies like Waqt Hamara Hai, Andolan, Jeet, etc.
After that, he started working as a screenplay writer and write the famous movie “Housefull” in 2010. Sajit debut in directing with Salman Khan’s movie “Kick”. This movie was much loved by people and he was honored with Best Debutant Director for the film in 2015.
The famous Bollywood actor “Tiger Shroff” debuts in the entertainment industry with Sajid Nadiadwala’s movie “Heropanti”. Nadiadwala’s film Baaghi became a super-duper hit on the large screen.
That’s why he made 3 parts of the movie. His fans are waiting for the movie “Baaghi 3” which will be released on 6 March 2020. Sajid Nadiadwala accumulated Net worth is around Rs. 25 crore Indian Rupees (as in 2020).
- His grandfather came to Mumbai in the year 1995 from the Nadiad, Gujarat.
- Sajid’s granddad’s first movie is the Taj Mahal.
- He worked for his first movie named “Ghulami” in 1985, as an assistant director under J.P Dutta.
- Sajid Nadiadwala also worked as a spot boy in his career.
- He believes that his lucky number is 18.
- Nadiadwala is fond of movies, even in childhood, he bunked the classes to watch movies.
- Basically, he belongs to the Gujrati family, but his religion is Muslim.
- He has three luxury cars which include Mercedes Benz, Cadillac, and Bentley.
- Sajid Nadiadwala’s father died in 2007, due to cardiac arrest.
- He has no personal account on social media, but he made his company page on social media.
- He likes to read the books of Mario Puzo in his spare time.