Parvin Dabas

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Parvin Dabas
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Born (1974-07-12) July 12, 1974 (age 40)
Occupation Actor, Model, Director
Spouse(s) Preeti Jhangiani (2008-present)

Parvin Dabas (also known as "Parvin Dabbas") (born 12 July 1974) is an Indian Actor, model and director.

Early life[edit]

Dabas was born on 12 July 1974 in a Jat[1] family of Dabas gotra. His family is from Kanjhawala,Outer Delhi.[2] He studied in Modern School Vasant Vihar, New Delhi and then in Hans Raj College, Delhi University.[3]


Dabas made his film debut in the 1999 film Dillagi and played a key role in the Malayalam film Ayyappantamma Neyyappam Chuttu along with Antara Mali the following year, but Monsoon Wedding directed by Mira Nair launched him and has since appeared in over 10 Bollywood films.

He later starred in films such as The Hero: Love Story of a Spy, Maine Gandhi Ko Nahin Mara and Khosla Ka Ghosla for which he won acclaim. He directed his first film Sahi Dhandhe Galat Bande (Right job for the wrong guys) which released on 19 August 2011 and won a bronze palm award at the 2011 Mexico international film festival.

In 2005 he gave a guest appearance(as Sudhanshu) in Sarabhai vs Sarabhai TV serial aired on STAR One in one episode directed by Deven Bhojani.

Personal life[edit]

Dabas is also a trained scuba diver and underwater photographer.[citation needed] He married actress Preeti Jhangiani on 23 March 2008. They have a son Jaiveer.[4]


Year Film Role
1999 Dillagi
2000 Ayyappantamma Neyyappam Chuttu (Malayalam) Lal
2000 Tapish
2001 Monsoon Wedding Hemant Rai
2003 The Perfect Husband
2003 The Hero: Love Story of a Spy Salman
2003 Wrong Number
2004 Muskaan Sharad
2004 Kanchana Ganga (Kannada film)
2005 Yehi Hai Zindagi Vijay
2005 Kuchh Meetha Ho Jaaye Siddharth
2005 Maine Gandhi Ko Nahin Mara Siddharth
2006 The Curse of King Tut's Tomb (TV) Yunan Heikal
2006 The Memsahib Jayant Rathod/Vijay
2006 Khosla Ka Ghosla Chiraunjilal 'Cherry' Khosla
2006 With Luv... Tumhaara Rahul khanna
2007 The World Unseen Omar
2008 Sirf Amit
Via Darjeeling Bonny / Rahul
2009 Yeh Mera India Sameer Ali
2010 My Name Is Khan Bobby Ahuja
2011 Sahi Dhandhe Galat Bande Rajbir
2012 Jalpari Dev
2013 Ghanchakkar Uttam
2014 Ragini MMS 2 Rocks


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  2. ^ "Parvin Dabas Biography". Retrieved 2012-08-16. 
  3. ^ Sharma, Garima (10 December 2010). "The campus crew in Bollywood". The Times of India. Retrieved 3 January 2014. 
  4. ^ Phadke, Aparna (29 July 2011). "We're enjoying the parenting phase: Parvin Dabas, Preeti Jhangiani". The Times of India. Retrieved 3 January 2014. 

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