Tiger Shroff aka Jai Hemant Shroff is an Indian actor who is popularly known for his films like Heropanti (2014), Baaghi (2016), and Baaghi 2 (2018). He is also a stunt performer and martial artist.
He belongs to a Hindu family and was born on 2 March 1990 in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. His father, Jackie Shroff is a famous film actor and his mother, Ayesha Shroff is a film producer and former actress. Tiger is Gujarati and Turkish from his father’s side, and Bengali and Belgian from his mother’s side. He has a younger sister, Krishna Shroff.
Tiger Shroff is dating actress, Disha Patani.
He went to Besant Montessori School in Mumbai and American School of Bombay in Mumbai for his schooling. He also went to Amity University in Noida, Uttar Pradesh for his graduation but he dropped out his studies.
Tiger started his acting career in 2014 by playing the lead role of Bablu in the Bollywood film, Heropanti.Though the film received negative reviews from critics, it became commercially success. His second film, Baaghi (2016), in which he played the lead role of Ranveer Pratap Singh aka Ronnie went on to become hit at the box office. A sequel of this film, Baaghi 2 was released in 2018 which went on to become a big commercial success. Other films that he was doing are A Flying Jatt (2016) and Munna Michael (2017).
Tiger Shroff has also appeared in several music videos like Zindagi Aa Raha Hoon Main (2015), Chal Wahan Jaate Hain (2015), Befikra (2016), The Prowl Anthem – Ready To Move (2018), Are you Coming? (2019), and Har Ghoont Mein Swag (2019).
In 2018, he, along with Tara Sutaria and Ananya Panday got selected to play lead role in Karan Johar’s film, Student of the Year 2.
Stardust Award for Superstar of Tomorrow – Male for the film, Heropanti (2014)
BIG Star Entertainment Award for Most Entertaining Actor – Male for the film, Heropanti (2014)
Star Guild Award for Best Male Debut for the film, Heropanti (2014)
IIFA Award for Star Debut of the Year – Male for the film, Heropanti (2014)
Life Ok Screen Award for Most Promising Newcomer – Male for the film, Heropanti (2014)
Actor: Bruce Lee
Singer: Michael Jackson
Tiger Shroff is an ardent devotee of Lord Shiva.
He has a fifth-degree black belt in Taekwondo.
For the film, Dhoom 3 (2013), he helped Aamir Khan to build his physique.
In 2017, Tiger co-own the Super Fight League mixed martial arts team, Bengaluru Tigers.
His dream role is to play the character of Spider-man.
He is a huge fan of WWE wrestling.
He loves dancing and is trained in breakdancing, locking, and popping.