Chesta Bhagat is an Indian television actress who is mainly known for her role for Splitsvilla on MTV. She was born on 13th January 1989 in Delhi. Chesta has also worked for some time as a model. She mainly listens to trance and hip hop music, and her favorite sport is volleyball. She has also acted in several commercial advertisements including some for the World Bank, BPTP Builder and Massey Tractors. She is also a successful model and has modeled for many companies as well as participated in a few fashion shows like the Delhi Fashion Fiesta. Her main hobbies are travelling, sleeping and shopping.
She became famous after the end of Splitsvilla 2 in which she had participated. She has acted in many television serials including Star One’s Horror Nights, Pyaar ka Bandhan on Sony TV, and Kitni Mohobbat Hai on NDTV Imagine. She also had a brief role in the Star Plus serial called Navya. The actress’s latest project was in Channel V’s teen show called The Buddy Project as Babita Malik aka Bobby. She received praise for her portrayal of Bobby as an eleventh standard tomboy schoolgirl. She has been free and has not acted in another serial after the conclusion of the Buddy Project.
Manish Naggdev is a noted television actor known his acting stint in different television serials. Manish shot to fame with his role of Chinu in Banoo Main Teri Dulhann.
Manish Naggdev was born in Mumbai and was fond of acting since early on. His first break into television was the role of a killer in popular series CID. Manish Naggdev was also seen on Madhubala-Ek Ishq Ek Junoon as a parallel lead. It was believed that his character and acting had increased the Television Rating Point (TRP) of the show.
One of his most popular roles has been the role of Shashank of Pavitra Rishta. Pavitra Rishta is a 20 years long story which has seen actors like Karan Mehra, Sheeba Chaddha, Charlie Chauhan and Niveen Ramani entering into the show.
According to unconfirmed media reports, Manish Naggdev and Natasha Mohan were in a committed relationship which later ended. Manish Naggdev is a known cricket enthusiast who was very excited about the prospects of Box Cricket League.
Apart from Pavitra Rishta, Manish Naggdev was seen in serials like banoo Main Teri Dulhann, Dharampatni, Rehna Hai Teri Palkon Ki Chaaon Mein and Santaan among others.
Indira Krishnan is an Indian television actress and model of South Indian origins. She was initially an air hostess - but even at that time, she had respected and adored the performing arts causing her to test the waters in entertainment. Although the southern belle has been well-known for playing maternal roles for a large part of her career even from a young age, she has never been averse to it - she has always loved being the central mother character in her dramas.
Indira has played roles in the movies Suna Panjuri (1995), Aaj Ka Raavan (2000), Tere Naam (2003), ‘Faisla’ (2005), Deadline: Sirf 24 Ghante (2006), Team: The Force (2009), Chatur Singh Two Star (2011) and ‘Janiva’ (a Marathi movie). Furthermore, she worked in the following serials: Thriller at Ten (2000), Kabhi Aaye Na Judaai (2003), Ardhangani – Ek Khoobsurat Jeevan Saathi, Ek Ladki Anjaani Si, Rehna Hai Teri Palkon Ki Chaaon Mein, Waaris and in Kahaani Ghar Ghar Kii for a brief period. She also appeared on Savdhaan India and on the TV serial Afsar Bitiya, though she was not happy with her role in the latter since it changed grey over time. Her most noted works were in the series Firangi Bahu on Sahara One which scaled the highest TRP for the channel and in Krishnaben Khakhrawala.
Krishnaben Khakhrawal was enjoyed by the general public, even praised for its positive message in a speech by Narendra Damodardas Modi, then-Chief Minister of Gujarat. The series was centered around a strong, outspoken and humorous Gujarati widow trying to bring up her children without a father at the same time managing a khakhra-selling business from home. The character of Krishnaben was particularly lauded along with the positive moral of the show.
After the end of Krishnaben Khakhrawala, she didn’t find the roles offered to her appealing, which made her decide she needed to keep herself occupied. So, she began to follow a stringent regimen - going to the gym, walking, doing yoga and solely eating food made at home. All of this paid off because she lost almost 11 kilos in just a couple of months. She was then rewarded with the offer of a solid role and guaranteed entrance to Bollywood with Hindi film “Pistol”. Indira was born on the 1st of March and is a family woman, being married to Rajesh Ranshinge who is a director. They have a son called Anirudh. Indira likes shopping.
Popular Pakistani actor Imran Abbas, famous for his good looks and striking eye color, was born on October 15, 1982 in the city of Lahore. He has dabbled in modeling, written Urdu poetry and presented shows apart from acting and is also an architect, having studied it in the Lahore National College of Arts. Even from a young age, he was considered the actor of the family as they called him “dramabaaz” lovingly.
Eventually, Sultana Siddiqui (the director and president of Hum Network Limited) recognized his talents. Imran started out modeling in a photo shoot for Khawar Ria and acting in the TV series Umrao Jaan (2003) on the channel Geo TV. Since then, he has shown different shades of his abilities as Haider Abbas in Meri Zaat Zarra-e-Benishan; as Adeel in Dil-e-Muztar; as the protagonist Shazia’s husband in Mera Naseeb; as Akbar in Akbari Asghari; as Hammad a.k.a. Maddy in Khudha Aur Muhabbat (based on the novel of the same name by Hashim Nadeem Syed) and as the lovestruck but restrained Jawad in Malaal. He is furthermore seen in ‘Vasl’, Koi Lamha Gulaab Ho, Piya Kay Ghar Jana Hai, Raasta Dill Ke, Abhi Abhi, Mere Paas Paas, Mujhe Hai Hukm-e-Azaan, Baar, Khabhi Aaye Na Judaai, Mera Khoon Hua Tha, Pal Mein Ishq Pal Mein Nahi, Tere Bina, Danyal Khan, Teri Meri Dosti, Mujhe Apna Banaa Lo, ‘Deewangi’, ‘Fahad’, Noor Bano and the biography Main Manto which is based on the life of Saadat Hasan Manto.
Furthermore, he has worked in the following telefilms: Kyun Pyaar Nahi Milta (2006), Mystery Theatre (2009), Sheer Khurma (2009), Shadi Aur Tum Say? (2010) and ‘Deewana’ (2011). Even though he had dreamt of entering into mainstream movies, due to clashes in his schedule he had to decline offers from Sanjay Leela Bhansali and Mohit Suri to play parts in their movies ‘Guzaarish’ and ‘Aashiqui 2’, respectively. Imran also dropped out of Anthony D’souza’s film, ‘Boss’, due to some confusion but he has finally made his movie breakthrough by starring in the Pakistani film ‘Anjuman’ opposite actress and model, Sara Lohen, as well as in the Hindi film ‘Creature 3D’ opposite Bipasha Basu - the former being a critical success while the latter made Rs. 11.34 crores in India and Rs. 2 crores overseas.
Currently, he is working on 2 new movies called ‘Rags’ and ‘Funalu’. Imran has also served as the ambassador for many brands, including Head & Shoulders, drinks Coca Cola and Sprite, Qmobile, Nestle and Polo. Even though Imran has featured in countless series and a smattering of movies, he has never been involved in any scandal and is happily married to fashion designer Aleena Abbas. He likes Red Bull, Italian food and his mother’s cooking while his dream holiday destination is Turkey. Additionally, he respects a good fashion sense and intelligence in people.
Amrapali Dubey has been working as a small screen actress in Indian Television. She was seen in serials like Rehna Hai Teri Palkon Chhaon Mein where she played a very prominent role as Suman. She was also seen in Saat Phere and Maayka, which was telecasted in Zee TV. She was last seen in Haunted Nights telecasted in Sahara one and will be soon seen in Arjun sequence on Star Plus. And also, she will be seen in Zee TV’s very popular show Fear Files opposite Anuj Thakur who was seen in Ran Se Sona Ishq in the lead role. It will be based on a man who is not interested in marrying but then his family members force him to get married and one day one lady claims that she has married him. Amrapali Dubey has replaced very famous Sana Khan who is also small screen actress for a serial on Zee TV Meera Naam Karegi Roshan she will be seen sharing screen with well-established actors and she says she is very much excited to work with them it will be her return on Zee after Rehna Hai Teri Palkon Ke Charnoon Main. She will be playing a role of a widow. Right now she is also trying to launch her career on music and has also started lessons on Music to improve her skills in Music.
A famous Model as well as Hindi TV serial Actor, Amit Dhawan has done few small roles in movies like Durai, Modhivillyadu, Vaada, Chattam, he has also advertised products and brands like TVC, Thumps Up, Chevrolet, Maruti Alto, Jeevanparash, Vodafone, Indica Hair Color, Lauret Bath Tub, Knockout Beer, Sharon Ply.
He has played roles in the following serials Amrit Manthan, Kahaani Ghar Ghar Kii, Kahin Kisi Roz,Lakeerein, Sangam, Maryaada Lekin Kab Tak?, Kabhi Sautan Kabhi Saheli, Kuch Jhuki Si Palkein, Rehna Hai Teri Palkon Ki Chaaon Mein. There were some recent issues with his serial Amrit Manthan, which was being telecasted in Life OK.
Even though it was accepted by viewers and had many fans following he had to quit because he had to play a role of a father and the serial was not picking up as he had expected it to be, he had worked for 3 months and then he had to terminate the contract as he was not satisfied with the role and it was not working like the way it was guaranteed before entering into contract. Later on, he confirmed that he is not able to do justice to his character, so he had to step down.
Right now he is looking forward for good opportunities to explore his career.
Gaurav S Bajaj, also known as Gaurav Bajaj, is a famous Television Actor. He was born on 16th November, 1989, in Indore, Madhya Pradesh to a Hindu family. He has then relocated to Mumbai. He completed his schooling in Pune. He likes listening to Music, Internet surfing, spending time with his pet dog, and going out for a ride in his car.
He started his acting career in “Sapno Se Bhare Naina” on Star Plus. He acted as ‘Daksh Patverdhan’ in the serial. He was considered to play the role opposite Naina Bhardwaj. He gained big popularity because of his debut career performance and from there his career in the TV industry grew exponentially. He was also awarded as the Best Newcomer Award at the New Talent Awards in 2011. He made another appearance in famous TV serial namely Uttaran, where he was featured as Aman Verma. He also acted as a lead in Life OK’s show “Kaisa Yeh Ishq Hai…Ajab sa Risk Hai.” He played the role of Rajveer opposite to Simran (played by Sukriti Khandpal) in this show. He also made an appearance in Palkon Ki Chhaav Mein.
Gaurav Bajaj has also tried his hands in several commercial advertisements. He has also acted in some films, namely, Phir Kabhi, Dahek: A Restless Mind, Kirkit and Vroom. Shahid Kapoor is his role model in the Bollywood industry. He is really attached to his mother and also said in his one of his interviews that his fiancée Sakshi, is like a younger mother for him. He got married to Sakshi on 10th December, 2013. The couple has been in a relationship for a long time and finally got married. Sakshi was from Indore. They both thought of getting married when they were in Singapore.
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Gaurav S Bajaj is a television actor in Hindi. He was brought up in Indore, Madhya Pradesh. Yes, I’m talking about the heartthrob from the television serials. He worked on some successful projects like “Kaisa Yeh Ishq Hai.” He won the hearts of many by his role of Daksh in the serial “Sapno Se Bhare Naina.”
Currently living in Mumbai, he completed his studies from Pune. He says he wanted to be an actor ever since he saw Shahid Kapoor on screen. As Gaurav confesses, as much he loves watching Shahid on screen, he says he always wanted to be someone like him. Gaurav says he did struggle to make a mark in a city like Mumbai. He was first seen in the television serial “Sapno Se Bhare Naina” which aired on Star Plus. Playing the lead role of Daksh in the serial gave him a lot of exposure. He says that for someone who doesn’t have an acting background it was a bit difficult to adjust initially. He was again roped in to play the lead role of Rajveer in “Kaisa Yeh Ishq Hai” which aired on Life OK. It is a senile love story of a modern girl who falls in love with Rajveer, a typical Haryanvi Boy. The rest of the story that follows is how the girl tries to adjust to the customs of a typical patriarchal household. Currently, he is seen in “Piya Rangrez” which is aired on Life OK. There too, he was roped in to play the lead role. Somehow, since his start of his career in the industry, he has been lucky, when it comes to getting roles.
A household name by now, this shy guy, while talking to the media blushes away to glory, and says, it’s all because of the love that he has received since his first serial. Gaurav tied the knot with his long time girlfriend Sakshi, on 10th December 2013. They had met through their family members, and he says he is quite happy to have her in his life. Recently in 2014, they were spotted in Jaipur, attending their friends wedding. Gaurav is planning a surprise wedding anniversary for Sakshi; a lucky couple indeed.
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Gaurav Bajaj is a famous TV actor, who is seen in Hindi serials. He is from Indore. He became popular through the serial “Sapnon Se Bhare Naina”. His character, named Daksh Patverdhan, in that serial made him a renowned actor. He was also popular for his role Aman Verma in the serial Uttaran. Kaisa Yeh Ishq Hai Ajab sa Risk Hai and Piya Rangreez are his other leading projects. As serials visit the people at their homes, there are lots of fans for the serial actors than the cinema actors. Gaurav Bajaj is one such lucky guy who has lots of female fans. Gaurav Bajaj is married to Sakshi Shhorwani, who is also from Indore. She is a graduate of Business Administration and she has also learned interior decoration.
Gaurav Bajaj is very much attached to his family. He is an obedient son to his parents. He preferred arranged marriage, as his parent’s choice would be the best. After completing his graduation, his parents encouraged him to go to Mumbai to seek chances in the serials, which was his passion. He says that he is blessed with good parents who understand their child’s passion. Apart from his personal life, Gaurav Bajaj is a sincere actor too. He wants his role to be done perfectly without any minor mistakes. He maintains his health and the body well for his career. Recently he got a severe muscle pull while in gym, to maintain his body for his serial. Gaurav Bajaj is also a foodie. He prefers all the non-vegetarian dishes, while his wife is a pure vegetarian, but cooks Non-Veg for him. True love, isn’t it. When Gaurav Bajaj was on a shoot in Rajasthan for his serial he tried out all the special dishes in Rajasthan. Gaurav Bajaj’s favorite actor is Salman Khan and tries to imitate him.
Aayam Mehta is an Indian actor and director, who played multiple roles in the Indian TV industry. Aayam was born in the glamour and dream city called Mumbai, Maharashtra. He is a well known face of the industry and has given many performances. He is especially known for playing roles like those of a father or elder brother. He acts in many aggressive characters and played many negative roles.
Aayam is a very versatile actor, who not only played a negative role perfectly, but also plays positive characters with the same talent and ability. He did theatres too and in 2008, he played a role in the movie, A Wednesday, directed by Neeraj Pandey, as the character named Shankar Patil. After two years, in 2010, he played a role as an activist on a phone in the movie ‘Guzaarish’, which was directed by the wonderful director, Sanjay Leela Bhansali. That film didn’t gross very good business at the box office, but Aayam’s acting was good. In 2011, Aayam appeared in ‘Zokkomon’, which was directed by Satyajit Bhatkal.
He also acts in a reality based show called Crime Petrol, which is very much appreciated by Indian audiences. This series started in March 2003 and is currently doing its 4th season. This show is written and directed by Subramanian S. Iyer. He also acts in a TV serial called Na Aana Is Desh Laado, which was released on October, 2011, by Zee Telefilms.
Not only this, another daily soap shooting is starting, in which Aayam Mehta is going to act. He was signed by Film Farm Productions as a leading actor to their TV serial, Do Dil Bandhe Ek Dori Se. He is also doing an advertisement for a website called cardekho.com.
Payal Shukla is an Indian television actress who is best known for her role in the TV serial ‘Rehna Hai Teri Palkon Ki Chhaon Mein’ (2009). She has appeared in many cameo roles in various TV serials such as ‘CID’, ‘Yahan ke hum Sikander’ & ‘FIR’. She belongs to a Gujarati family. Since the very beginning of her life she wanted to earn a name in the entertainment industry, so she came to Mumbai, to pursue her acting endeavours.
She struggled a lot and gave auditions very frequently. She ended up doing a lot of cameo roles in the television series like CID, which is one of the longest running television programmes in the history of the Hindi Television Industry. She also appeared for an audition conducted for the serial ‘Rehna Hai Teri Palkon Ki Chhaon Mein’(2009), I which she was offered the role of Kanchan who is the daughter of the a rich & affluent family. She plays the role of the best friend & roommate of the lead female character of the show called ‘Suman’ which is essayed by ‘Amrapali Dubey’. The television series ended in the year 2010 and Payal got a lot of recognition & love from the viewers. She is aspiring to witness some major opportunities after her one year long stint with ‘Rehna Hai Teri Palkon Ki Chhaon Mein ’. She seems to be going very focused as she says that, She doesn’t want to engage herself in any other activity but want to focus wholeheartedly towards her goal, and that is acting.
Rashmi Pitre is an Indian television and film artist, who is best known for her television & film appearances. She has been working since last 6 years in the film industry and has made a big name for herself. She has worked with the Khan Trio in such young age and aspiring to work with other big actors of the film and television industry.
In television, she has appeared in a few noted serials such as ‘Diya Aur Baati Hum’, which was aired on the Star Plus, in which she plays the role of ‘Chaturi’. She worked in some other projects such as ‘Yahaaan Main Ghar Ghar Kheli’, which was aired on the Zee TV, Pardes Mein Mila Koi Apna, which was aired on Imagine TV.
She is a regular theatre artist, and she loves to watch theatre. She has won many accolades of state and national level due to her performance in various Hindi, Marathi & English experimental plays. She has worked with veteran director Satish Kaushik in a movie. Due to a Marathi movie ‘Pisara’, she got instant attention of the viewers.
In this movie ‘Pisara’, she is playing the role of a girl who rises to social causes and works to improve the situations. She is also working on some Tamil projects, which are in the pipeline. She is quite a bright painter and has recently exhibited some of her works during an exhibition. Many of her painting works have been appreciated internationally. She lives in Mumbai with her family.
Sumeet Vyas is an upcoming actor currently living in Mumbai. He had played varied roles so far in his acting career. Sumeet made his debut in the film industry with English Vinglish, a comedy drama film in the year 2012 along with veteran actress Sridevi. He joined Twitter in November 2013 currently with 3564 followers and 584 tweets on his Twitter account (https://twitter.com/vyas_sumeet). After playing a string of good image roles in movies like Aurangzeb, Sabki Bajegi Band, All Is Well, Guddu Ki Gun. Sumeet grasped a contrasting role in the movie Kajarya, which gave him a chance to prove his acting skills. Kajarya was directed by a filmmaker named Madhureeta Anand.
The film is based on the issue of female feticide and upliftment of women. The actor cum writer had also played a prominent role in The Viral Fever’s Permanent Roommates. The first season of five episodes for forty minutes each had been a success and hence season two’s shooting began in December 2015 and will be aired by the end of January 2016. His work in short comedies, Neighbors: Part 1 and 2 directed by Anand Tiwari is also panegyrizing. Sumeet’s stunning performance as a writer is portrayed in his work done for Yashraj’s series of Bang Baaja Baarat.
He will soon appear in “Parched”, directed by Leena Yadav and Co-produced by well-known actor Ajay Devgn. The film stars eminent actors like Radhika Apte, Tannishtha Chatterjee, and Surveen Chawla.
His role in the movie is quite promising where he plays the role of a guy who helps women in a village move out and look for some work outside for their better living. Sumeet had already worked with Radhika in Anurag Basu’s Television show Chokher Bali and considered himself fortune to have worked with such a talented actress. Sumeet said “I am a huge fan of her work. We were working almost simultaneously in Choker Bali and Parched, it was a fun experience.” He looks forward to working with Radhika and other co-stars too.