Vivian Dsena is a charming, young and talented television actor and model, who got his fame when he played the role of Abhay in the supernatural TV series, Pyaar Kii Ye Ek Kahaani, on Star One, and as Rishabh Kundra in the drama comedy series, Madhubala – Ek Ishq Ek Junoon. His portrayal as Abhay Raichand, the lead character in Pyaar Ki Yeh
Ek Kahani, won him a lot of recognition and acclaim. He also caused a lot of buzz in Madhubala – Ek Ishq Ek Junoon, a show that pays homage to 100 years of Indian Cinema. Barely two months after he opted out of the show, the show took a 20 year jump ahead and he returned to play the role of Raja Khushwaha.
He is married to television actress,
Vahbbiz Dorabjee, in January 7, 2013. Vahbbiz is Vivian’s co-star in Pyaar Ki Yeh Ek Kahani. They met on the set and became friends. Later, they developed special feelings and got engaged in year 2012. They got married in Pune.
He has been impressive from the time he has made his entry into the Indian television series. His latest project, Madhubala - Ek Ishq Ek Junoon, is a blockbuster TV show, which has given him so much popularity. Controversies and confusions revolved around Vivian Dsena, as he felt that the character that he plays in Madhubala as a father of an 18-year old appears on a high note, as he is just 25 years old at that time. But still, he has made his comeback to his character from this serial.
Vivian was born on June 28, 1988, in Ujjain, Madhya Pradesh. His father, Duncan Dsena, is a Portuguese and his mother, Shyamlata, is a Hindu, so Vivian grew up with an efficacious bond between two distinct cultures. His sister is Parvara Garcia. He studied in a military school for two years and learned a lot of sports including horse riding. He was also a big fan of football and wished to pursue a career as a football player. He joined various football tournaments when he was in college. His father used to represent the Railways for Football on the National Level, and his mother represented M.P for Hockey. He studied in Lokmanya Tilak High School and later finished an Engineering degree.
After graduation, his career in the industry began by joining the Gladrags Mega Model Manhunt Contest in 2007, where he finished as one of the Top 10 finalists. He continued modeling and appeared in advertisements, before started his career in acting. He also did some ramp shows with some of the famous brands like Spykar, Levis, Pepe Jeans and Flying Machine. He also did advertisements with Pantaloons and Jet Airways.
He was debuted in television when he appeared in Ekta Kapoor’s
Kasamh Se, which was aired on Zee TV, followed by ‘
Ganga’, under Colors TV.