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27 September 1982 |
Ludhiana, Punjab, India
|Years active||2004 – present|
Abhinav was born at Ludhiana, Punjab. His father, Dr. K.K. Shukla, worked as a Senior Entomologist at Punjab Agricultural University in Ludhiana and his mother Mrs. Radha Shukla, taught Hindi and Sanskrit at Guru Nanak Public School(Sarabha Nagar, Ludhiana).
He passed from Guru Nanak Public School(Sarabha Nagar, Ludhiana) in 2000, and completed his Bachelor of Technology in Electronics & Communication Engineering from Lala Lajpat Rai Institute of Engineering and Technology(Moga, Punjab) in 2004. He was an allrounder who participated in various science exhibitions as well as sports. In 2004 he participated in technical festival organised by Indian Institute of Technology Delhi named Tryst-2004, and his team won Best Design Award.
In April 2004, Abhinav was selected as Mr. Best Potential in Gladrags Mr.India Contest. He finished among the top six in Grasim Mr.India held on 29 January 2004. He also finished as the runner-up for the best physique in the subtitle contests held on 22 January 2004.
He started his career in the Indian Television Industry with Jersey No. 10. Later he went on to play praiseworthy roles in Geet (TV series), Ek Hazaaron Mein Meri Behna Hai, Jaane Kya Baat Hui, Chotti Bahu – Sindoor Bin Suhagan and Hitler Didi. In December 2010 he opted out of Geet (TV series), in a mutually agreed decision with the production house.
He was one of the 22 castaways in Survivor India (season 1). He won the immunity twice in a row(Episode 19) and reached the last five, but was voted out in Episode 21. He is currently seen in Zee TV's show Badalte Rishton Ki Dastaan.
|Jersey No. 10||SAB TV||Arjun Rai|
|Geet (TV series)||STAR One||Dev Singh Khurana|
|Jaane Kya Baat Hui||Colors TV||Shantanu|
|Chotti Bahu – Sindoor Bin Suhagan||Zee TV||Vikram|
|Ek Hazaaron Mein Meri Behna Hai||STAR Plus||Dr. Manan|
|Hitler Didi||Zee TV||Sumer Singh Choudhary|
|Badalte Rishton Ki Dastaan||Zee TV||Anirudh Balraj Asthana|
|Madhubala Ek Ishq Ek Junoon||Colors||Producer|