Shantanu Moitra Wiki, Biography, Age, Girl Friend, Family, Education, Wife, Height, Weight, Movies List, Career, Profession, Net Worth

Shantanu Moitra Wiki and Biography: Shantanu Moitra is an Indian composer and musician. His best-known Bollywood compositions are Behti Hawa Sa Tha Wo from 3 Idiots and Chaar Kadam from PK.


Shantanu Moitra

Shantanu Moitra Wiki: Biography, Age, Girl Friend, Family, Education, Height, Weight, Wife, Movies List, Career, Profession, Net Worth

Real Name Shantanu Moitra
Nick Name Shantu
Profession Music composer, Musician
Famous For Songs, Music Composition
Wife Name Sarada Moitra
Physical Status  
Age 54 Years
Height 5 feet 9 Inch
Weight 72 Kgs
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Bald
Personal Information  
Date of Birth 22 January 1968
Birth Place Lucknow, India
Zodiac Sign Aquarius
Nationality Indian
School Name Springdale School, New Delhi
College Name Deshbandhu College, University of Delhi
Qualifications Bachelor of Economics
Family Profile  
Father Name Late Sailesh Moitra
Mother Name Manju Moitra
Siblings NA
Career Music composer, Musician
Source of Income Movies, Shows
Appeared In Movies, TV Shows
Net Worth 45 Crores+(Approx.)

Shantanu Moitra Biography

Shantanu Moitra Education

Shantanu attended the Springdale School in New Delhi for his education. He enrolled at the University of Delhi’s Deshbandhu College shortly after completing his formal education in order to pursue a Bachelor of Economics degree.

Shantanu Moitra Early Life

To the best of our knowledge, Shantanu Moitra was born on January 22, 1968, in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh. He is as watery as his sign, Aquarius, so they say. Shantanu’s early years were spent in Kolkata and Delhi. In an interview, Shantanu talked about spending the summers with his pishi (aunt) in Lake Gardens, Kolkata. During the same conversation, Shantanu disclosed that he was raised in a musical family in Banaras (now Varanasi), and that his decision to become a professional musician was largely influenced by his upbringing in such a setting.

The Sarod was played by Sailesh Moitra, Shantanu Moitra’s father. On May 3, 2021, Sailesh Moitra passed away as a result of Corona Virus complications. Sailesh’s mother Manju Moitra is an artist. Shantanu Moitra does not have any siblings. On November 23, 1993, the artist Shantanu Moitra married Sarada Moitra. The son of the couple goes by the name of Shubham Moitra.

Shantanu Moitra Career

Earlier in his career, Shantanu Moitra wrote songs for albums like Ab ke Saawan and Mann ki Manjeere: an album of women’s aspirations, as well as albums by artists like Shubha Mudgal and Breakthrough. His first movie deal was for the 2002 Hindi film Hazaaron Khwaishein Aisi. Finally, in 2005, his score for the Hindi movie Parineeta received widespread recognition. Shantanu went on to write the music for a number of Bollywood movies in the years that followed, including Lage Raho Munna Bhai (2006), 3 Idiots (2009), Rajneeti (2010), pk (2014), Pink (2016), and Gulabo Sitabo.

His foray into Bengali cinema was marked by the 2008 score he wrote for the movie Antaheen. He then went on to appear in a number of popular Bengali movies, such as Buno Haansh (2008), Paanch Adhyay (2012), and Aparajita Tumi (2011). He wrote the instrumental score for the 2013 Telugu movie Naa Bangaaru Talli. In the Telegu movie, his music received favorable reviews and won the National Film Awards for best music direction.

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