SOORAJ PANCHOLI WIKI, AGE, HEIGHT, FAMILY, AFFAIRS, BIOGRAPHY & MORE
Sooraj Pancholi is a film actor who appears in Bollywood Hindi movies.
Sooraj Pancholi, while reacting to the transfer of his trial to the Special CBI court, reportedly said he feels satisfied as he hopes to receive closure in the Jiah Khan death case. The actor claims he should be penalized if found guilty by the court. However, if found innocent he should be set free from all the charges. Sooraj’s family also reportedly hopes the court will expedite his case.
In a report by Bombay Times, the Hero actor said, “I am a little satisfied with this because my case should have been in the special CBI Court from the beginning. Now that the matter is in the CBI Court, I am hopeful that we will see closure to this. If the court finds me guilty, I should be penalized, but if it doesn’t, I deserve to be set free from these charges.” Further on, Sooraj reportedly spoke about how his reputation has been tarnished over the years and praised his family for supporting him to survive the last eight years.
“This period has been tough for me. I trust that there will be light at the end of this tunnel. It has been tough on me because the industry and everything around it works on perception and the perception about me has not been what I would have liked it to be. It was ruined years ago. I don’t know how I survived the last eight years; my family’s support has seen me through it all,” he noted. The Time to Dance actor is reportedly trying to stay optimistic by forgetting the experiences he had faced in the past years. Sooraj continued, “I have tried forgetting the experiences I have had through these years. My aim is to look ahead and move forward. My family is hopeful that the CBI Court will at least be expeditious with the case. ”
Jiah Khan reportedly passed away after hanging herself in her Juhu apartment on June 3, 2013. Just a few days after her death, a six-page long hand-written letter was procured from her residence allegedly addressed to Jiah’s boyfriend at the time, Sooraj Pancholi. The letter reportedly brought several revelations to the fore including abortion, a nervous breakdown due to an unhealthy relationship with Pancholi among more. Sooraj Pancholi made his debut with the film, Hero, and then, the actor was stuck in his own personal issues. Sooraj has been battling the legal case of Jiah Khan's suicide. Now, the actor will be seen in Stanley D’Costa’s Time To Dance, which will be produced by Remo D’souza and Salman Khan Films.
Jiah Khan’s mother, Rabia has welcomed the decision of moving Sooraj Pancholi’s trial to the Special CBI court. Sharing her ordeal, Rabia who has been striving for justice, reportedly claims that her innocent daughter would never take her own life. For her, this ‘wise’ decision has opened answers to the truth she has been seeking for 9 years. Rabia alleges that her daughter was ‘killed’ beyond a reasonable doubt.
In her recent interaction with the Times of India, Jiah Khan’s mother, said, “The innocent Jiah had no fault. A wise decision by the court now. CBI will retrieve evidence from Maharashtra police after nine years. CBI has Scarman's report, and experts' forensic report, they need to send evidence to forensics to analyze whether the ligature could imprint just injuries on Jiah. We expect applaudable answers to the truth because Jiah would never take her life, and she was killed beyond a reasonable doubt.”
Jiah Khan reportedly passed away after hanging herself in her Juhu apartment on June 3, 2013. Just a few days after her death, a six-page long hand-written letter was procured from her residence allegedly addressed to Jiah’s boyfriend at the time, Sooraj Pancholi. The letter reportedly brought several revelations to the fore including abortion, a nervous breakdown due to an unhealthy relationship with Pancholi among more. Jiah Khan’s mother, suspected foul play in her daughter’s death. In January 2018, a Mumbai court charged Sooraj with abetting Jiah Khan’s suicide. Now, the transfer of Sooraj Pancholi’s trial to the Special CBI court is a new development in the Jiah Khan’s death case.
Speaking of Jiah's Bollywood career, she had starred alongside Aamir Khan in the action-thriller Ghajini. Jiah also played a brief role in Akshay Kumar, Arjun Rampal, and Deepika Padukone's starrer comedy film, Housefull. In Jiah Khan’s case, Sooraj Pancholi’s trial has been shifted to a special CBI court. Jiah Khan’s case was probed by Mumbai Police and the Central Bureau of Investigation. In the latest interview with TOI, Sooraj’s mother Zarina Wahab said, “My son has suffered through this period and this was not fair to him. My husband and I and all our family members had faith in God and the judiciary.”
Speaking about Sooraj Pancholi and the family, Zarina said, “We wanted this trial to be expedited”. She further added, “Eight-nine years is a very long time. My son has suffered through this period and this was not fair to him. My husband and I and all our family members had faith in God and the judiciary. We all believe that if my son is guilty, he should be penalized, but if he is not, he must also get his clean chit from the Court. He should have the right to move on. I feel bad for my back for what he has endured. I also feel the pain of the mother who lost her daughter. Most parts of the last 10 years were terrible for us.”
Sooraj Pancholi had been accused in the Jiah Khan case, and this trial had been going on for a long time in the Sessions Court. Well, the latest update, in this case, would bring a smile to all the fans of the actor and his family. Reportedly, the trial in the Jiah Khan case has been moved to the CBI court this afternoon. The trial, in this case, had begun at the beginning of 2019, but with this move, the trial will finally take place and everyone will get closure soon.
According to a report in The Times Of India, Sooraj Pancholi's lawyer, Advocate Prashant Patil, said, “The order granted by the Hon’ble Sessions Court to transfer the said case to Special CBI Court is a welcome move for my client, Sooraj Pancholi. We have been moving applications since the beginning of the trial to expedite the case and decide the matter on its merits within six months. Our applications were allowed. Even then, the trial proceedings were delayed. We then moved a Writ Petition before the Hon’ble Bombay High Court for expediting the trial and concluding it within six months.”
Sooraj Pancholi is a film actor who appears in Bollywood Hindi movies. Sooraj Pancholi was born on 5 November 1990. He debuted in the romantic action film Hero, in the year 2015 for which he won a Filmfare award for Best Newcomer. His ancestral background is in Gujarat but his family is settled in Mumbai for many years. Pali Hill school, Mumbai. Later Sooraj completed his schooling at an open school as he had no interest in studies. He was interrogated by Mumbai police in the case of actress Jiah Khan’s suicide.
Sooraj Pancholi has a healthy physique and he is 5 feet 8 inches (173 cm) tall. Describing more about body fitness his weight is around 73 Kg (160 lbs). He always keeps himself fit and he is very health Conscious. His chest measurement is 44 Inches, Waist is approx. 30 Inches & biceps measurement is 14 Inches. He has a nice hairstyle and got Black hair and Black Eyes. Pancholi was born on 5th November 1990 to Aditya Pancholi and Zarina Wahab in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. Pancholi’s parents are also Bollywood actors and his grandfather Rajan Pancholi was a filmmaker.
Pancholi was an assistant director on movies such as Guzaarish and Ek Tha Tiger. In the year 2015, Sooraj Pancholi made his acting debut in the romantic action film Hero (released on 25 September 2015), which earned him a Filmfare Award for Best Newcomer in 2016. Sooraj then acted in Satellite Shankar which was released on 8 November 2019. Sooraj has also been cast in the upcoming Indian dance film Time to Dance. Pancholi has also appeared in the music videos GF BF, in the year 2016 and Dim Dim Lights, in the year 2019.
In the year 2013, Pancholi dated gorgeous actress Jiah Khan, who died of suicide in June of that year. Based on Jiah Khan’s suicide note, which blamed the couple’s strained relationship as a reason for her death, actor Sooraj Pancholi was arrested and interviewed under suspicion he aided Jiah’s suicide. In the year 2018, Sooraj Pancholi was formally charged with abetting Jiah’s suicide. The criminal case was expected to begin in March 2018, however, as of November 2019, it had not begun yet, which actor Sooraj Pancholi attributed to Jiah’s mother’s refusal to proceed. Pancholi has denied involvement in Jiah’s death, describing himself as a scapegoat for her decision to end her life.
|Real Name||Sooraj Pancholi|
|Debut||Film-Hero, in the year 2015|
|Language Known||Hindi & English|
|Date Of Birth||5 July 1990|
|Age (as of 2020)||30 Years|
|Birthplace||Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India|
|Hometown||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|Star Sign/ Zodiac Sign||Cancer|
|Height in Centimeters||173 cm|
|Height in Meters||1.73 m|
|Height in Feet & Inches||5′ 8″|
|Weight in Kilograms||73 kg|
|Weight in Pounds||160 lbs|
|Body Measurement (approx.)||Chest-44
|Affairs/Girlfriends||Late Jiah Khan|
|Educational Qualification||12th standard|
|School||Pali Hill school, Mumbai. Later he completed his schooling at an open school as he had no interest in studies|
|College/University||Sooraj didn’t go to college|
|Actor||Shah Rukh Khan|
|Hobbies||Dancing, Martial Arts|
|Color||Black, Blue, White|
|Car Collection||Not Known|
|Holiday Destination||Goa, Switzerland, London|
|Salary (approx.)||Not Known|
|Net Worth (approx.)||INR 4 Crore|
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