Arjun Gupta is an American actor and producer. He is best known for his roles as William “Penny” Adiyodi on Syfy’s The Magicians and substance-addicted nurse Sam on Showtime’s Nurse Jackie. He is also famous for working the TV series, he has also been featured in Motherhood is the movie he debuted on the big screen.
In 2009 he majored in his first motion picture acting alongside Uma Thurman in Motherhood. He is also a well-known producer. He also co-founded a theatre group in Southern California with other like-minded artists. This theatre had the goal of providing a platform or an opportunity for underrepresented groups through the medium of original stories and retellings of classics that reflect the world today.
In 2012, he was also nominated for the Actors Guild Awards for an Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy series. He also co-hosted the American Desis podcast with comedian Akaash Singh. He also voiced Nikhil Sharma on the podcast as Paradoxica now on Apple Podcast and Spotify. In 2014 he won the Maverick Movie Awards for the Best Supporting Actor award for his role in Bridge and Tunnel.
He also played roles in famous movies such as Love, Lies, and Seeta (2012), Standup Guys (2012), The Diabolical (2015), and French Dirty (2015). He majored in many tv shows and series from 2009-2016. RedemptionFalls, Company Town, Checked out, The Walker, and Powerhouse are few to be named.
Early Life and Education
Arjun was born in Tampa Florida, United States. He was enrolled at the Berkeley Preparatory School where has performed in several school plays. He attended a New York University named Tisch’s School of Arts, from where he graduated with a BFA degree in the year 2007. In 2009 his first Major Motion Picture alongside Uma Thurman in motherhood was released. As of 2021, Arjun has an estimated net worth of 5 million dollars which includes his assets, money, and income. His primary source of income is acting although his other sources of income have helped him accumulate a good fortune he is said to prefer leading a modest lifestyle.
Arjun Gupta’s father’s name is Lalit but he is locally known as “AI”. His mother’s name is Anubhav and is locally known as Annie. According to them, local names are kept so that they could fit into American society.
In March 2019 Arjun was married to Varsha Harsh Lalka in an Indian-style wedding. They came to know about each other through social media and were engaged on 9th April 2018. Their marriage took place at the Heritage village resort and spa in Manesar, India. Varsha, Arjun’s wife is a stylist and a costume designer by profession.
As of 2021, Arjun is 33 years old. He is 5 feet and 10 inches tall with a weight of 80 kg. he has a bulky but well-maintained body and has a beautiful dusky complexion. His black hair and dark brown eyes compliment his complexion very well.
|Date of Birth||November 28, 1986|
|Place Of Birth||Tampa, Florida, United States|
|Height||5 feet 10 inches|
|Family||Father – Lalit Gupta|
Mother – Anubha Gupta
|Schooling||Berkeley Preparatory School|
|College||Tisch School of the Arts|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
|Net Worth||Not Known|
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