Kunal Nayyar
Kunal Nayyar

Kunal Nayyar is a comedian and actor from Indian origin. He is famous for his role as Rajesh in the renowned hit series titled The Big bang theory. He is born in London but spent his childhood in New Delhi, India.

Quick Biography

Kunal Nayyar was born on 30th April in the year 1981 in Hounslow, London. He is the son of Heita Nayyar and Rakesh Nayyar. He had an interest in his education, but later on, his focus shifted to acting, and that’s why he got a master’s degree in Acting.

Quick Summary

Full Name/Real Name: Kunal Nayyar
Age: 40 years old
Birth Date: 30 April 1981
Birth Place: Hounslow, London, England (UK)
Nationality: Indian
Religion: Hindu
Parents: Heita Nayyar, Rakesh Nayyar
Spouse: Neha Kapur (m. 2011)
Children: N/A
Height: 5 feet 8 inches
Weight: 63 kg
Profession: Actor, Writer
Net Worth in 2021: $50 million

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

He is 40 years old. He is 5 feet 8 inches tall and weighs 63 kg. Nothing much is known about his body measurements, but he has an athletic body shape.

Education, School/College University

Kunal Nayyar has completed his education from the St. Columba’s School from New Delhi. He went to study in the United States. He has completed his B.S from Portland University. Later on, he took admission in the Temple University of Philadelphia. He has completed his graduation in Fine Arts.

Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views

Kunal Nayyar is the son of Heita Nayyar and Rakesh Nayyar. His parents live in New Delhi, and he had also studied in New Delhi till his graduation. His parents sent him to the US for further education in business. He got interested in acting and then completed his degree in Fine Arts. He was born in the UK, but he belongs to India. He has a Hindu religion and never speaks any wrong about anyone. He hasn’t expressed his political views in front of anyone till now.

Married, Relationship, Dating, Affair, Girlfriend, Wife, Children

KUNAL NAYYAR With Wife Neha Kapur
KUNAL NAYYAR With Wife Neha Kapur

Kunal got married to Neha Kapur in December 2011. She is an actress, model, and FEMINA MISS INDIA of 2006. Both of them are living together in Los Angeles. Till now, there is no news of having them, baby.

Relationship Statistics

Marital status? (single, married, in relation or divorced): Married
When did he get married? (married date): 22 December 2011
Does he have any relationship affair? No
Wife/Spouse? (name): Neha Kapur (m. 2011)
Kids: N/A

Professional Life and Career

Kunal Nayyar did his acting debut in the year 2004 when he became a Pizza deliveryman in the film Science. In the year 2007, he appeared as a guest in a TV series, NCIS. He got the big break when he was signed for, ‘The Big bang theory’ for the role of Rajesh Koothrapalli. He also co-wrote a play titled Cotton Candy.  In the year 2014, he also appeared in Dr. Cabbie and The Scribbler. He has also given his voice for various roles in the movie titled Trolls. He has also appeared in several TV series till now.

Awards & Nominations

Kunal Nayyar won the GARLAND award in the year 2006 for being the best male lead character in a play titled Huck and Holden. He was also nominated for SCREEN ACTORS  GUILD AWARD for outstanding performance as part of the entire BIG bang theory crew. He hasn’t won many awards until now, but his acting career is not so long. He will win many more awards in the coming years ahead.

Kunal Nayyar Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2021

Kunal Nayyar Net Worth
Kunal Nayyar Net Worth

As of October 2021, The net worth of Kunal Nayyar is around $50 million as he gets $800 thousand for every episode of Big Bang Theory. In the year 2015 and the year 2018, he was ranked as the 3rd highest-paid actor in the world as per Forbes magazine.

Rumors and Controversy/Scandal

Kunal Nayyar is a lovely person with a humble personality. He never tried to create any controversies and rumors. He lives a simple life with his wife without creating any unnecessary headlines and controversies. There are negligible chances that there will be controversies about him in the future.

Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.

His Facebook page has around 29K fans likes. On Instagram account, he has around 2.5 million followers. He stays connected with his fans, and that’s why he is loved a lot by his fans. He mostly attracts female fans due to his sweet and loveable character on the show.

Kunal Nayyar is originally an Indian boy who proved his acting talents by doing a role in the famous American TV series, ‘The big bang theory.’ He is a sweet and humble person who is mostly seen smiling. He used to take part in plays during his school and college. He has done roles in several shows but got the major role or Rajesh Koothrapalli in Big bang theory, which made him famous all over the world. He is one of the highest-paid actors on TV in the world. He has worked really hard to achieve success, and he will gain more fame in the coming years ahead.


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