Piyush Mishra Biography, Age, Family, Net Worth in 2020

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Piyush Mishra is a Most Famous Indian Actor, Poet, Lyricist, Music Director, Singer, Scriptwriter. He is famous For His Song “Aarambh Hai Prachanda”.

Hey, in this article, we will look over the Piyush Mishra Age, Biography in detail. We will also include his lifestyle, his age, weight, height, Wife, and her career. 

Famous From

He is Famous for his Show “Bharat Ek Khoj” in 1998.


His Realname is Priyakant Sharma.

Date of Birth

He is born on 13 January 1963.


He is born in Gwalior, Madhya Pradesh.

Piyush Mishra Age

This Handsome and Goodlooking actor was born on 13 January 1963 in Gwalior, Madhya Pradesh, India. She will be celebrating her 57th birthday this year on 13 January 2020. So his age is 57 years in 2020.

Piyush Mishra Age


Piyush Mishra has fair and glowing skin which make his look attractive at this age. He has a white natural hair and beautiful attractive Dark Brown eyes.

Zodiac Sign/Sun Sign

Her zodiac sign or Sun sign as Capricorn.


Piyush Mishra is born in Gwalior, Madhya Pradesh. His home town in Gwalior, Madhya Pradesh. So he is an Indian by Nationality.


He follows Hinduism as her religion is Hindu.


  • TV Series – Bharat Ek Khoj (1988)
  • Hindi Film – Dil Se (1998)
  • Tamil Film – Samurai (2002)
  • Telugu Film – Super (2004)
  • Lyrics Writing – ‘Pagal’ from the film Dil Pe Mat Le Yaar (2000)
  • dialogue Writing – The Legend of Bhagat Singh (2002)
  • Screenplay – Yahaan (2005)
  • Singing – ‘Aarambh hai Prachanda’ from Gulaal (2009)
  • Composition – Gulaal (2009)

Physical Appearance

Height in centimeters– 163 cm
in meters– 1.63 m
in feet inches– 5’ 4”
Weight in kilograms– 60 kg
in pounds– 132 lbs
Eye ColourDark Brown
Hair ColourWhite



His father name is Pratap Kumar Sharma. and his mother name is Taradevi Mishra.


Not Known


She is Married, From 1995 to present to his wife name is Priya Narayanan. She is an Architect. Piyush met his wife in 1992 at the School of Planning and Architecture when he was directing a play there.


The couple have two Sons Name Josh Mishra and Jai mishra.

Piyush mishra Son
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Educational Carrier

Piyush Mishra completed his schooling from Carmel convent School, Gwalior. JC Mills higher secondary School, Gwalior. He did his graduation from National School of Drama, Delhi.

Professional Carrier

Piyush Mishra begins his journey as a stage actor and went on to write and direct many plays as a part of act 1 group from 1990 to 1995. He started his career in acting with the daily soap “Bharat Ek Khoj” in 1998. and His debut film was “Sardar” in 1993.


Piyush Mishra appeared in many films such as “Dil Se” in 1998, Tamil film “samurai” in 2002, “Butterfly” in 2003, “Deewar” in 2004, Telugu film “Super” in 2005, “Major Bilal Malik” in 2007.

Source – Google

He worked as a composer in “Gulaal Prithvi bana” in 2009, “Tere bin laden Majeed Bhai” in 2010, “Bhindi bazaar” in 2011, “Gangs of Wasseypur 1” in 2012, “Revolver Rani” 2014 “The exile” in 2015, “Kathakaar” in 2015, “Sanju” in 2018.

In 2013, He worked as a playback singer. In 2000 hoe wrote lyrics of “Pagal” from the film “Dil pe mat le yaar”.

He also wrote dialogues of “The legend of Bhagat Singh”.

He appears in the screenplay of “Yahaan” in 2005.

He sang the famous song “Aarambh hai Prachanda” from the movie “Gulaal” in 2009.

In his 3rd year at National School of Drama, he was considered to play the lead role of in the famous blockbuster movie “Maine Pyar Kiya”.

Piyush Mishra Filmography

⦁ 1988 Bharat Ek Khoj
⦁ 1993 Sardar
⦁ 1998 Dil Se
⦁ 2002 Samurai
⦁ 2003 Butterfly
⦁ 2004 Deewaar
⦁ 2005 Super
⦁ 2007 Major Bilal Malik
⦁ 2009 Gulaal Prithvi Bana
⦁ 2010 Tere Bin Laden Majeed Bhai
⦁ 2011 Bhindi Baazaar
⦁ 2012 Gangs of Wasseypur – Part 1
⦁ 2013 The Playback Singer
⦁ 2014 Revolver Rani
⦁ 2015 The Exile
⦁ 2016 Kathakaar
⦁ 2018 Sanju

Piyush Mishra Movies

⦁ TV Series: Bharat Ek Khoj (1988)
⦁ Hindi Film: Dil Se (1998)
⦁ Tamil Film: Samurai (2002)
⦁ Telugu Film: Super (2004)
⦁ Lyrics Writing: ‘Pagal’ from the film Dil Pe Mat Le Yaar!! (2000)
⦁ dialogue Writing: The Legend of Bhagat Singh (2002)
⦁ Screenplay: Yahaan (2005)
⦁ Singing: ‘Aarambh Hai Prachanda’ from Gulaal (2009)
⦁ Composition: Gulaal (2009)


In 2018, during the MeToo campaign, Ketki Joshi, former newspaper staffer alleged that he sexually harassed her in 2014.

Net Worth

Piyush Mishra’s estimated Net Worth, Salary, Income, Cars, Lifestyles & much more details have been updated below. Let’s check, How Rich is Piyush Mishra in 2020?

Piyush Mishra’s income source is mostly from being a successful Screenwriter and Actor. He is from India. We have estimated Piyush Mishra’s net worth approx $1 Million – $5 Million at the age of 57 years old.

piyush mishra net worth

Awards And Achievements

He Zee Cine Awards in 2003 for Best Dialogue in the movie “The Legend of Bhagat Singh” (with Ranjit Kapoor and Rajkumar Santoshi)

Stardust Awards in 2010 for Standout Performance by a Music Director in Gulaal Movie.

Favourite Things

Favourite Actor – Tigmanshu Dhulia, Anurag Kashyap

Favourite Director – Tigmanshu Dhulia, Anurag Kashyap

Favourite Colour – White

Some Facts 

His problem of addiction to alcohol started when he had joined the theater group ‘Act One’ in 1990.

Piyush mishra Alcohol Addicted
Source – Google

It is not known that Piyush Mishra is a smoker or not, but he did struggle with alcoholism until a few years ago, Right now he does not drink alcohol.

Piyush Mishra changed his name from Priyakant Sharma because in order to avoid his parents from knowing his passion for acting, as Piyush Mishra parents wanted him to focus more on his studies.

During his time in the National School of Drama, he composed his first music sheet for ‘Mashreeki Hoor,’ a Parsi play.

When Piyush was in the second year at National School of Drama, a German director named Fritz Bennewitz present him to acting and cast him as the title lead in ‘Hamlet.’

Piyush Mishra got a cameo role in director Mani Ratnam’s film ‘Dil Se’ after his friend, casting director, Tigmanshu Dhuliya recommended him.

Having struggled with alcoholism, Piyush Mishra is greatly thankful for the unmovable support she gave him through his dark days.

Piyush Mishra sang one of the memorable Coke studio songs, Husna in season 2.

Official Page

Instagram – https://www.instagram.com/officialpiyushmishra/?hl=en

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