Manav Gohil

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Manav Gohil
Born (1974-07-11) July 11, 1974 (age 40)
Gujarat India
Nationality Indian
Occupation Actor, Anchor
Religion Buddhism [1]
Spouse(s) Shweta Kawatra (2004-present)
Children 1

Manav Gohil (born 11 July 1974)[2] is an Indian Television Star, been around in the industry for more than decade, he is best known for his role in Hindi television shows such as Kahaani Ghar Ghar Ki and dance reality show Nach Baliye 2.Currently, he is playing the role of Yamraj in Yam Hain Hum on Sab TV India.


After graduation Manav Gohil decided to join the entertainment industry. He has acted in many popular shows such as Kahaani Ghar Ghar ki, Kasuti, Kusum, Agle janam mohe bitiya na kijo and Buddy Project. He also co-hosted the TV show Fame Gurkul with Mandira Bedi .

Besides working in television series, Gohil had a lead role in the Gujrati film Saptapadi, which also starred Swaroop Sampat.

Gohil also acted in plays like Kennedy Bridge by khalid Mohammed and Lady from the ocean by Illa Arun. He has also done endorsements for brands including Honda Amaze, Volkswagen, ICICI and Mahindra etc.

Manav Gohil was recently seen in Zee TV's Khelti Hai Zindagi Aankh Micholi where he played the lead opposite Gautami Kapoor.

Personal life[edit]

He was born at Surendranagar in Gujarat, later moved to Vadodara for education.[3] He did B Com and then MBA from Vadodara.[4] He is married to TV actress Shweta Kawatra.[5][6] They participated in the dance competition show Nach Baliye 2 where Manav was awarded best dancer by Saroj Khan. The couple became parents to a daughter, Zahra Tabeetha,[7] (born on 11 May 2012).[8][9] Manav practices Nichiren Daishonin’s Buddhism and a member of the Soka Gakkai, a lay Buddhist association affiliated with the teachings of Nichiren.[10]



Year Show Role
Chudiya (TV series)
2000-2008 Kahaani Ghar Ghar Kii Vikram
2001-2008 Kasautii Zindagii Kay Praveen Sengupta
2003 Kahaani Terii Merii Dhruv
2001-2005 Kkusum Vishal
2004-2004 Mansha Rohit
2002-2003 Ssshhhh...Koi Hai Captain Kishen
2004-2005 Ayushmaan Dr. Mayank
2005 Saara Akash Jatin
2005 CID Sub-Inspector Daksh
2005-2006 Remix Debashish Mitra
2006 Sarrkkar - Risshton Ki Ankahi Kahani Laksh
2006 Nach Baliye 2 Participant with wife
2006-2006 Vaidehi Neil
2006-2007 Betiyaan Apni Yaa Paraaya Dhan Karan
2007-08 Saarrthi Shyam
2007-2009 Naginn King Naag/Naagraj
2009-2011 Agle Janam Mohe Bitiya Hi Kijo Shailendra Kumar
2013 Devon Ke Dev...Mahadev Andhaj (Angad)
2013 Khelti Hai Zindagi Aankh Micholi Sanjay
2012–2014 The Buddy Project Anirudh "Junglee" Jaitley
2013 Adaalat Abhinav Shekhawat
2014- present Yam Hain Hum Yamraj


  1. ^ "Why celebrities are turning to Buddhism". DNAIndia. 20 April 2011. Retrieved 15 January 2015. 
  2. ^ "Happy Birthday to Manav, Shalini, Payal, Malhar, Pankaj and Tanvi". 9 November 2012. Retrieved 2012-11-25. 
  3. ^ date=2014 "Manav Gohil". Retrieved 3 February 2015. 
  4. ^ "Interview with television actor Manav Gohil". 10 April 2004. Retrieved 3 February 2015. 
  5. ^ KHARADE, PALLAVI (10 December 2004). "Ek chhoti si love story". Times of India. Retrieved 16 February 2010. 
  6. ^ MUMBAI MIRROR (27 October 2006). "Nach Baliye couple in SMS scam". Times of India. Retrieved 16 February 2010. 
  7. ^ "Manav Gohil and Shweta Kawatra name their child, Zahra". 25 July 2012. Retrieved 2012-11-26. 
  8. ^ "Shweta Kawatra and Manav Gohil have a baby girl!". 16 May 2012. Retrieved 2012-11-25. 
  9. ^ "Shweta Kawatra, Manav Gohil have a baby girl". Rediff. 15 May 2012. Retrieved 2012-11-26. 
  10. ^ Navjyoti Dalal (2 August 2010). "I realised I deserved a break". Sakaal Times. Retrieved 2010-08-13. 

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