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Benny Dayal, Biography, Wikipedia, Age, Height, Family, Career, Achievements, Songs, & More

From an Events Coordinator, journalist to an S5 member then, a playback singer in Indian cinema, and finally, an actor in Malayalam film was enough for him to gain popularity in life by pursuing such a successful career in life. If you are keen to reveal information about Benny Dayal, then you are on the correct page as you will find here more information about him.


After having got his eyes opened for the first time on 13th May 1984 in Abu Dhabi, he started his career as an Event Coordinator and then went onto pursue a career in music. Later, he was auditioned by A.R. Rahman while he was a member of S5 which was presented by the SS music TV channel.


Real NameBenny Dayal
Nick NameBenny
Date of Birth13 May 1984
BirthplaceAbu Dhabi, UAE
HometownKollam, kerela, India
Zodiac signTaurus
SchoolAbu Dhabi Indian School, Abu Dhabi
CollegeMadras Christian College, Chennai
Educational QualificationB. Com and Masters’s in Journalism
DebutSinging Debut: Balleilakka song from the film Sivaji (2007)

Physical Appearance

Height (approx)in centimetres- 168 cm
in meter- 1.68 m
in feet & inches- 5’8”
Weight (approx)in Kilogram- 80 kg
in pounds- 176 lbs
Body MeasurementsChest- 44 inches
Waist- 34inches
Biceps- 12 inches
Eyes ColourBlack
Hair ColourN/A


  • He pursued his education in B. Com and Masters’s in Journalism.
  • He performed as an Event Coordinator and Journalist and then went onto become a vocalist starting his career as an S5 performer by SS music entertainment channel. 
  • He received fame for his career as a playback singer in Bollywood. 
  • He has given many live performances
  • He was honored with many prestigious awards by the Indian cinema.


  • He was awarded as the New Music Talent by the Filmfare and even received an award for the latest music sensation by Stardust and by Ananda vikadan cinema awards for the best playback singer in Bollywood.
  • He got the chance to act in a Malayalam film titled By The People. 

Family, Parents & Relationships

Marital StatusMarried
Wife/ SpouseCatherine Thangam (Model and Actress)

Benny Dayal with his wife Catherine Thangam
ParentsFather–M.P Dayal
Mother- Syama Dayal
SiblingsBrother-  Dennis Dayal

Benny Dayal with his brother Dennis Dayal
Sister– N/A
Affairs/ GirlfriendsCatherine Thangam

Benny Dayal and Catherine Thangam

Interesting things to know about Benny Dayal

  • He is comfortable singing in different languages in India.
  • He was pursuing a career in a BPO sector when he decided to quit and went to be an S5 member of a T.V channel and then, suddenly, one day he was approached by A.R Rahman to sing an Arabic song which impressed him and led him to be a playback singer.
  • His debut as a singer was from the movie Sivaji.

Favorite Things

Favorite ActorAmitabh Bachchan, Aamir Khan
Favorite ActressesVidya Balan, Priyanka Chopra, and Deepika Padukone
Favorite SongsDil se re, Nazar Laaye and Masakali
Favorite MusiciansKishore Kumar, Asha Bhonsle, RD Burman
Favorite FoodButter garlic prawns, Red snapper fish


His salary is six lakh Rupees per song.

Secret facts about Benny Dayal

Once Benny Dayal was told by a famous music director that he should never try his luck in the music industry as a playback singer and then, he banged the door before him to which he had insomniac and fell into melancholy.

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Final Words

Benny Dayal is a popular singer in Indian cinema. He can sing in any language in India. His first work as a singer started with the musical song Balleilakka from the Sivaji movie.


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