Parvin Dabas (also known as "Parvin Dabbas") (born 12 July 1974) is an Indian Actor, model and director.
Dabas was born on 12 July 1974 in a Jat family of Dabas gotra. His family is from Kanjhawala,Outer Delhi. He studied in Modern School Vasant Vihar, New Delhi and then in Hans Raj College, Delhi University.
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.
Dabas is also a trained scuba diver and underwater photographer. He married actress Preeti Jhangiani on 23 March 2008. They have a son Jaiveer.