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3 December 1985 |
Chandigarh, Punjab, India
|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. Currently, Mohit is seen as Haider in Zee TV's Qubool Hai.
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. The actor announced on November 19, 2010 that he is dating his Miley Jab Hum Tum co-star Sanaya Irani. On their second year anniversary, Mohit spoke of his insecurities towards his girlfriend. "I used to be extremely scared initially and was afraid that I might lose her. But now I have full faith in her and I am secure." While they do not plan on marrying in the near future, they have said they plan to settle down one day.
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.
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 November 12, 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 February 25, 2013. Currently Mohit plays the role of Haider Sheikh, the new lead in Zee TV's popular show Qubool Hai. Haider is a mature and charming man with a secret who brings in a lot of ambiguity in the equation that Zoya shares with the Siddiqui family. 
|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–present||Qubool Hai||Haider||Zee TV|
|2007||Delhi Heights||Vicky||Supporting Role|
|2012||Family Aa Rahi Hai||Unknown||Main Role|
Awards and nominations
|2009||Kalakar Awards||Best Actor||Miley Jab Hum Tum||Nominated|
|2011||Galaxy TV Awards||Favorite Off-screen Jodi (shared with Sanaya Irani)||Miley Jab Hum Tum||Won|
- "Mohit & Sanaya, The Perfect Example of Opposite Attracts". Planet Sanaya. Retrieved 15 March 2013.
- "Mohit Sehgal and Sanaya Irani in Zara Nachke Dikha". Retrieved 8 January 2013.