Jisshu Sengupta Age, Net Worth, Boyfriend, Family, Career, Biography and More

Jisshu Sengupta

Jisshu Sengupta Age, Net Worth, Boyfriend, Family, Career, Biography and More

Jisshu Sengupta also popularly known as Jishu on 15 March 1977 is an Indian actor producer and television presenter who has worked in both Hindi and Bengali cinema. But Sengupta has also studied in Julian Day School where he was completely immersed in cricket

. And he also obtained a degree in economics from Heramba Chandra College, after which he started working in an advertising agency.

Jisshu Sengupta made his debut in showbiz through the Bengali television series Mahaprabhu where he also narrated the role of Chaitanya Mahaprabhu. And the role had catapulted her to stardom overnight.

But even after this, he also made his big screen debut with Priyojon (1999), which also failed at the box office. And in 2002, he also played opposite Tagore in Sukanta Roy’s ambitious project Chelebela alongside Debashree Roy and Kadambari Devi.

Apart from films, Jisshu Sengupta is actively involved in anchoring reality shows and awards including Filmfare Awards East (2017).

In 2011, he also returned to television in the fiction category with Aparajito which he also produced for Star Jalsha.

He is also the son of Ujjwal Sengupta, who is also an actor in Bengali films. And Jishu’s wife Nilanjana Sharma, whom he married in 2004, is also the eldest daughter of Anjana Bhowmik, a Bengali film actress in the Bengali film industry.

Jisshu Sengupta was also ranked first in the 2015 edition of The Most Desirable Men of Calcutta Times. And he also secured 49th position in Times Celebex in July 2015 for his much talked about 2015 comedy drama Piku.

And he also appeared in Dabboo Ratnani’s Bong 1422 Calendar which is a first of its kind initiative and was also showcased at the launch event of the calendar. And along with Paoli Dam, he also launched the Times Food Guide 2017 at ITC Sonar.


NameJisshu Sengupta
Date Of Birth15 March 1977
Age45 Years (as in 2022)
Profession / OccupationActor, Producer, TV Presenter, Anchor, Cricketer  (Bengali, Hindi)
Mother TongueBengali
Zodiac SignPisces
Height / Weight6′ 0” / 75kg
First MoviePriyojon (1999, Bengali))
DebutMahaprabhu (Tele-Serial)
Priyojon (1999, Bengali))
Mr. and Mrs. Iyer (2002, English)
Moner Majhe Tumi (2003, Bangladesh)
Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose: The Forgotten Hero (2005, Hindi)
N.T.R.Kathanayakudu (2019, Telugu)
Aparajita (TV Serial Direction)
Money FactorNot Known

Jisshu Sengupta

Family and Relatives

FatherUjjwal Sengupta (Bengali Actor)
MotherMukta Sengupta (Homemaker)
SistersSatarupa Sengupta (Elder)
Marital StatusMarried (2004)
WifeNilanjana Sharma (Actress)
DaughtersSara Sengupta, Zara Sengupta
Girlfriends/ AffairsNilanjana Sharma (Actress)

Height, Weight and Body Measurements

Height in Centimeters180 cm
Height in Meters1.80 m
Height in Feet Inches5′ 11”
Body Measurement42-32-13
Chest Size42 inches
Waist Size32 inches
Biceps Size13 inches
Eye ColourDark Brown
Hair ColourBlack

Favourite Things

Favorite ColourBlack, Blue
Favorite ActorNot Known
Favorite ActressKajol
Favorite FoodChicken Rice, Fish Curry
HobbiesDriving, Listening to Music
Favorite DirectorNot Known
Favorite MoviesNot Known
Favorite CricketerSourav Ganguly
Favorite SportCricket, Football
Favorite DestinationGoa

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Education School and Colleges

Education QualificationDegree in Economics
SchoolJulien Day School, West Bengal, India
College / UniversityHeramba Chandra College, Kolkata, West Bengal, India
OthersNot Known

Residence and Contact Address

Birth PlaceKolkata, West Bengal, India
Home TownKolkata, West Bengal, India
Present ResidenceKolkata, West Bengal, India
House AddressKolkata, West Bengal, India
Phone No / Mobile NoNot Known
Email IDNot Known
WebsiteNot Known

Social Media ID 

FacebookNot Known


After appearing in critically and commercially unsuccessful films, he also met director Rituparno Ghosh, which made Sengupta think more about his film choices.

And also under the tutelage of Ghosh, she also gave some of her critically acclaimed performances in films including The Last Lear, Shob Choritro Kalponik (2008), Chitrangada, and Abohoman in Ek Unfaithful Husband.

And Shob Choritro Kalponik also won the National Film Award for Best Feature Film in Bengali in 2009. The Times of India also stated that “Jisshu Sengupta also gave one of the finest performances of his career in the role of a drug addict. And (in Chitrangada: The Crowning Wish)”.

Sengupta also made an extended guest appearance as the protagonist in Naukadubi alongside Raima Sen, Riya Sen and Prosenjit Chatterjee.

Important Facts

  • Dosage Did Jisshu Sengupta smoke? – Yes
  • Does Jishu Sengupta drink alcohol too? – Yes
  • Jishu Sengupta is also interested in playing cricket since childhood and now he is also the captain of the Bengal Tiger T20 team in the Indian Celebrity League.
  • He made his acting debut as a TV actor.
  • He works for Bengali, Bangla and Hindi cinema.
  • He also got the Bengali film ‘Sab Charitro Kalponik’ in 2009.
  • Apart from acting, he has also been involved in anchoring reality shows and award shows.
  • He is also married to Bengali actress daughter Anjana Bhowmik.
  • And he is also a member of the charity football match for the knee replacement surgery of Indian football player Kusumita Das.
  • In 2012 also he played a small role in the Bollywood film ‘Barfi’.
  • In 2014, he also participated in the ‘Kolkata Marathon’ along with some other celebrities.
  • He was also ranked first among the Most Desirable Man in Calcutta Times 2015 edition.
  • In July 2015, he was also ranked 49th in Times Celebex for the buzz around his film Piku.

People Ask About

1. What is the profession of Jishu Sengupta?
Jisshu Sengupta is an actor, producer, television presenter, anchor and cricketer by profession.

2.Where is the birth place of Jishu Sengupta?
Jishu Sengupta’s birth place is Kolkata and India.

3.How old is Jishu Sengupta?
Jishu Sengupta age is 45 Years 11 Months 6 Days.

4.What is the date of birth of Jishu Sengupta?
Jisshu Sengupta’s date of birth is 15 March 1977 (Tuesday).

5.Also what is the net worth of Jisshu Sengupta?
Net worth is over $3-5 million.

6.What will be the height of Jishu Sengupta?
Height is 6 feet 0 inches.

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