Satish Shah Age, Wife, Children, Family, Biography & More

Satish Shah


Full NameSatish Ravilal Shah
Famous RolePlaying Indravadan Sarabhai in the serial Sarabhai vs Sarabhai
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 178 cm
in meters- 1.78 m
in feet inches- 5’ 10”
Weight (approx.)in kilograms- 90 kg
in pounds- 200 lbs
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourGrey
DebutFilm (Actor): Arvind Desai Ki Ajeeb Dastaan (1978)
Satish Shah Debut Film
TV (Actor): Yeh Jo Hai Zindagi (1984)
Satish Shah Debut TV Show
Awards, Honours, Achievements 2005: Indian Television Academy Awards for Sarabhai vs Sarabhai
2006: Indian Telly Award for Best Actor in Comedy Role Sarabhai vs Sarabhai
Personal Life
Date of Birth25 June 1951
Age (as in 2018) 67 Years
BirthplaceMumbai, Maharashtra, India
Zodiac sign/Sun signCancer
Nationality Indian
HometownMandvi, Kutch, Gujarat
College/UniversitySt Xavier’s College
Educational QualificationNot Known
Relationships & More
Marital StatusMarried
Affairs/GirlfriendsMadhu Shah
Marriage Date1972
Wife/SpouseMadhu Shah
Satish Shah With His Wife
ChildrenNot Known
ParentsNames Not Known
SiblingsBrother- Natwar
Sister- Madhuri
Favourite Things
Favourite DirectorShyam Ramsay
Favourite ActorNaseeruddin Shah
Favourite FilmPhir Bhi Dil Hai Hindustani
Favourite ComedianJohnny Lever
Favourite TV ShowsFilmi Chakkar
Money Factor
Net Worth (approx.)₹5.5 Crore

Satish Shah

Some Lesser Known Facts About Satish Shah

  • Does Satish Shah smoke?: Yes

    Satish Shah Smoking

    Satish Shah Smoking

  • Does Satish Shah drink alcohol?: Yes

    Satish Shah Drinking Alcohol With His Co-Stars

    Satish Shah Drinking Alcohol With His Co-Stars

  • He is a Kutchi Gujarati, hails from Mandvi and comes from a background of non-actors family.
  • He is a prominent Bollywood actor (mostly seen playing comic roles), has appeared in over 250 movies. He has been a part of Bollywood for 30 years now.
  • He is a well-known face on Television also. widely known for his TV serial Sarabhai vs Sarabhai; playing the role of Indravadan Sarabhai.

  • He has been a part of Marathi films as well.
  • He was highly appreciated for his work in “Yeh Jo Hai Zindagi (1984)” directed by Manjul Sinha and Kundan Shah, in which he played around 60 different characters in a year.

  • In 1984, he appeared in the film ‘Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro’ as Municipal Commissioner D’Mello, directed by Kundan Shah.

  • Some of his notable films are Umrao Jaan as Dilawar, Maalamaal as Govinda Sakharam Godbole, Ghar Mein Ram Gali Mein Sham as Mr. Srivastav, Hum Aapke Hain Koun..! as Doctor, Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge as Ajit Singh, Kal Ho Naa Hoo as Kurzon Bhai Patel, Humshakals as Mr. Y.M. Raj, etc.

  • He was a member of the jury panel for the show, ‘Comedy Circus’ but did not judge any show after that as he felt that “he did not go with the flow of the format of judging.”
  • Madhu Shah (now his wife) met him at the Sipta Film Festival for the first time. It was love at first sight for Satish Shah as he went on to propose her instantly. Madhu turned down his proposal as she did not believe in his theory of love at first sight. After some time, it was during the shoot for the film “Saath Saath,” when Satish again proposed Madhu and was again turned down by her. Then finally, when Satish proposed her for the third time, Madhu asked him to talk to her parents first. She said ‘yes’ after Satish was able to convince her parents.

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