Mohit Sehgal

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Mohit Sehgal
Hiader sheikh.jpg
Born (1985-12-03) 3 December 1985 (age 28)
Chandigarh, Punjab, India
Nationality Indian
Occupation Model, Actor
Years active 2008 – present
Height 5 ft 8 in

Mohit Sehgal (born 3 December 1985) is an Indian television actor. He is best known for his role of Samrat Shergil in the Indian television series, Miley Jab Hum Tum on STAR One.

Personal life[edit]

Mohit Sehgal was born in Chandigarh, Punjab, but was brought up and received his schooling in Delhi. Upon finishing his education, he graduated from a College and eventually moved to Mumbai. Mohit Sehgal girlfriend is Sanaya Irani who was a co-actor in his first drama as love interest.

Career[edit]

Mohit, began his acting career in 2007 as Vicky, a college boy in the movie Delhi Heights. Mohit then made his television debut as a protagonist in STAR One's Miley Jab Hum Tum. He portrayed the character of Samrat, the loud, wealthy and flamboyant hottie, and the love interest of Gunjan Bhushan (Sanaya Irani). Additionally, he briefly hosted the second series of Zara Nachke Dikha Season 2 on STAR Plus with Sanaya Irani.[1]

After the end of Miley Jab Hum Tum, Mohit took a break. In 2012, Mohit starred in a comedy film titled, Family Aa Rahi Hai . Mohit's next major television role was as Siddharth Kapoor, the male protagonist of Mujhse Kuchh Kehti...Yeh Khamoshiyaan, which premiered on 12 November 2012. However, Mohit decided to quit the show, stating various reasons for his decision. The show was already under the scanner due to its poor ratings and hence, it had to be replaced by Saraswatichandra on 25 February 2013. Mohit plaed the role of Haider Sheikh, the new lead in Zee TV's popular show Qubool Hai opposite Ketki Kadam. Haider is a mature and charming man with a secret who brings in a lot of ambiguity in the equation that Zoya shares with Siddiqui family.

Filmography[edit]

Television[edit]

Year Show Role Channel
2008–2010 Miley Jab Hum Tum Samrat Shergill STAR One
2010 Zara Nachke Dikha Season 2 Himself(host) STAR Plus
2012–2013 Mujhse Kuchh Kehti...Yeh Khamoshiyaan Siddharth Kapoor STAR Plus
2013–2014[2] Qubool Hai Haider Zee TV

Films[edit]

Year Film Character Notes
2007 Delhi Heights Vicky Supporting Role
2012 Family Aa Rahi Hai Unknown Main Role

Awards and nominations[edit]

Year Award Category Show Result
2009 Kalakar Awards Best Actor Miley Jab Hum Tum Nominated[citation needed]
2011 Galaxy TV Awards Favorite Off-screen Jodi (shared with Sanaya Irani) Miley Jab Hum Tum Won

References[edit]

External links[edit]