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28 August 1975 |
Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India
Eijaz studied in the Our Lady Of Perpetual Succour High School located in Chembur a suburb in Mumbai and later pursued Civil Engineering from the prestigious Datta Meghe College of Engineering, Airoli. Acting happened to him by chance when Balaji discovered him. Before that he used to handle the family business which deals with shock absorbers. Now since acting takes up all of Eijaz's time, his father and brother handle the business.
Eijaz had a freak injury whilst performing at a stage show which led to his shoulder getting dislocated, to the extent that, he was thrown off-track for almost two years. Even today, due to this injury, he cannot move his right-hand above a certain extent and feels he lost out on a lot of work due to this.
Eijaz appeared in some music videos like Leena O Leena, Patang Wali Dor, Ho Gaya Ho Gaya, Kuch To Kaho, Nachche Sari Raat, Kehdu Tumhein, Hum to Mohabbat Karega and an AIDS Awareness Video.
He did Suncrest, Asli Atta, Visa Electron, Pride, Pure Ghee, Breeze, Chloromint, TVS Victor, Big Bazaar, Wrigley's, Tata Indicom, BSNL advertisements also. He is seen in most of the K-series soap in quite significant roles and is considered to be Ekta Kapoor's blue-eyed boy.
Eijaz won awards like Aap Jaisa Koi 2005 Evergreen Hero, ITA 2005 Bright Onscreen TV Couple of the year with Anita, 2006 SPA Best Jodi again with Anita. Besides working in Indian television, Eijaz has also done roles in Bollywood movies.
He was slated to perform in Jhalak Dikhla Ja but had to bow out because of a shoulder injury .Currently he is seen essaying the role of a wealthy and arrogant businessman Vikrant Suryavanshi in Zee TV popular soap Punar Vivah ek nayi umeed.
|2002||Maine Dil Tujhko Diya||Ejaz |
|2003||Zameen||Special Appearance in the song "Dilli ki Sardi" |
|2003||Kuch Na Kaho||Vikram||Item Number in the song "Tumhein aaj maine
|2008||Just Married||Himself||Guest Appearance|
|2008||Meerabai Not Out||Arjun Awasthi|
|2009||Kiss Kiss Bang Bang||Unreleased |
|2011||Tanu Weds Manu||Jassi|
|2013||Lucky Kabootar''||Lucky||Releasing on 6th dec 2013 |
- Punar Vivah - Ek Nayi Umeed - Vikrant Suryavanshi - male lead
- Diya Aur Baati Hum - Abhimanyu Singh (quiz master - cameo)
- Kesar - Abhi- male lead
- Kkoi Dil Mein Hai - Arjun Punj
- Kkusum - Sohan Kapoor
- Kahiin To Hoga - Varun Raheja
- Kkavyanjali - Kkavya Nanda/Soham Saxena
- Kya Hadsaa Kya Haqeeqat - Kutumb
- Kayamath - Varun (Cameo)
- Kasamh Se - Anupam Kapadia (Cameo)
- Kyaa Hoga Nimmo Kaa - Kunal Sehgal - male lead
- Ssshhhh...Phir Koi Hai - Virat Saniyal
- Bhaskar Bharti - Bhaskar (special appearance)
- Adaalat - Anurag/Viraat (one episode)
- Shubh Vivah - Amrit Nigam (male protagonist) / Manthan