Ankur Nayyar

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Ankur Nayyar
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Ankur Nayyar at the launch of ITA School of Performing Arts
ResidenceMumbai, Maharashtra, India
Years active2001–present
Children1 daughter

Ankur Nayyar is an Indian television and film actor. He has worked in many shows like Kasautii Zindagii Kay, Kashmeer and Jeet. He is also known for playing the lead role of Samman Chaudhary in Sahara One's show Ghar Ek Sapnaa.

He was little seen in 2013-2014, but he returned in 2015 in Sony TV's show Bharat Ka Veer Putra – Maharana Pratap as Acharya Raghvendra. He was also seen as Coach Rajveer Rana in Meri Durga [1] and Tej Singh in Prem Ya Paheli - Chandrakanta. In July 2018, he went to play a cameo role of Mridul Rathod in Nazar (TV series). In 2018, he played the role of Randhir Ahluwalia in the Colors TV's popular show Tu Aashiqui. As of March 2019, he appeared in the Colors TV's historical drama Jhansi Ki Rani as Gangadas.


His acting career took off, with the TV series Kashmeer, where he played the character of Aamir Bhatt, a parallel lead.

In 2014, Ankur joined the cast of Ek Boond Ishq as the parallel lead. He was also seen in Woh Rehne Waali Mehlon Ki, Yahaan Main Ghar Ghar Kheli and Maharana Pratap.[2]

In 2017 he working on two shows - Meri Durga, where he essays the role of Coach Rana, and Prem Ya Paheli - Chandrakanta, where he plays Tej Singh.[1][3] He recently finished his role as Humayun in Akbar.[4] In 2018, he played the role of Randhir Ahluwalia in the Colors TV's popular show Tu Aashiqui.[5] As of March 2019, he appeared in the Colors TV's historical drama Jhansi Ki Rani as Gangadas.[6]

Personal life[edit]

Ankur is married and has a daughter.[7]


Year Title Role Channel Notes
2003 Kashmeer Aamir Bhatt Star Plus Parallel Lead
2003-2004 Jeet Vikram Mall Star Plus Lead Role
2004-2005 Des Mein Niklla Hoga Chand Rajveer Kapoor Star Plus Supporting Role
2004-2005 Reth Shekhar Zee TV Parallel Lead
2005 Kohinoor Samar Khanna Sahara One Male Lead
2006-2007 Woh Rehne Waali Mehlon Ki Rohit Mehra Sahara One Parallel Lead
2006-2007 Kuch Apne Kuch Paraye Yuvraj Sahara One Parallel Lead
2007 Viraasat Dr. Raj Malhotra STAR One Antagonist
2007 Durgesh Nandinii Kshitij Sony TV Supporting Role
2007-2008 Left Right Left Captain Gunraj (Gunny) Singh Randhawa SAB TV Season 2
2008-2009 Ghar Ek Sapnaa Samman Chaudhary Sahara One Lead Role
2010-2011 Yahaaan Main Ghar Ghar Kheli Sanskaar Zee TV Supporting Role
2011-2012 Humse Hai Liife Coach Karanveer Channel V India Supporting Role
2012 Arjun Chess Grandmaster Hiten Saxena Star Plus Episode 25
2013 Lakhon Mein Ek Sushant Star Plus Episodic Role
2013-2015 Bharat Ka Veer Putra – Maharana Pratap Acharya Raghvendra Sony TV Supporting Role / Now as Lead Role
2014 Savdhaan India Adhiraj Singh Life OK Episodic Role
2014 Ek Boond Ishq Omkar Agnihotri Life OK Antagonist
2014 Devon Ke Dev...Mahadev Krauncha Giri Life OK Supporting Role
2015 Savdhaan India Rana Rao Life OK Episodic Role
2016 Siya Ke Ram Meghanad Star Plus Supporting Antagonist
2017 Prem Ya Paheli - Chandrakanta Tej Singh Life OK
2017 Vighnaharta Ganesha Parshuram Sony TV
2017-2018 Meri Durga Coach Rajveer Rana Star Plus
2018 Zindagi Ke Crossroads Sony TV
Nazar Mridul Rathod Star Plus Cameo
Tu Aashiqui Randhir Ahluwalia Colors TV Antagonist
2019 Jhansi Ki Rani Gangadas Colors TV
Chandragupta Maurya Ambhi Kumar Sony TV


Year Film Role Notes
2005 Yakeen Siddhartha Thakur Guest appearance[8]
2009 Detective Naani CID Inspector Bhatia Supporting Role[9]
2011 Singham Inspector Abbas Supporting Role[10]


  1. ^ a b "Ankur Nayyar replaces Rajesh Shringarpure in 'Meri Durga'". Times of India. 30 March 2017. Retrieved 5 June 2017.
  2. ^ "Ankur Nayyar in Ek Boond Ishq". DNA. 11 June 2014. Retrieved 5 June 2017.
  3. ^ "Ankur Nayyar is the new Tej Singh in 'Prem Ya Paheli Chandrakanta'". Times of India. 20 April 2017. Retrieved 5 June 2017.
  4. ^ "Ankur Nayyar confident about replacing Rajesh Shringarpure in show". Asian Age. 6 April 2017. Retrieved 5 June 2017.
  5. ^ "Ankur Nayyar to enter Colors' Tu Aashiqui".
  6. ^ "Ankur Nayyar to enter Colors' Jhansi Ki Ranu". Tellychakkar. Retrieved 17 March 2019.
  7. ^ "Ankur Nayyar Does "Ganesh Arti" With Family At His Home | Ganesh Chaturthi 2017 | Interview". Indian Wiki Media. 26 August 2017. Retrieved 5 October 2017.
  8. ^ Yakeen (2005) | Movie Review, Trailers, Music Videos, Songs, Wallpapers - Bollywood Hungama
  9. ^ 'Detective Naani' lazy weekend viewing with kids
  10. ^ Singham (2011) _ Movie Review, Trailers, Music Videos, Songs, Wallpapers - Bollywood Hungama

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