Aparshakti Khurana

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Aparshakti Khurrana
Born (1993-11-18) 18 November 1993 (age 24)
Chandigarh, India
Occupation Actor, Cricket anchor, Television host, RJ
Years active 2014-present
Spouse(s)
Akriti (m. 2014)
Parent(s) P. Khurrana(father), Mrs. Poonam Khurrana (mother)
Relatives Ayushmann Khurrana (brother)

Aparshakti Khurrana is an Indian radio jockey, actor, cricket anchor and television host.[1] He is the younger brother of actor Ayushmann Khurrana.[2] Khurana made his acting debut with biographical sports drama Dangal (2016). He hosted the show You Have Been Warned on Discovery Channel India.[3] He has hosted the Indian Premier League and currently hosting web show bigg buzz

Early life and background[edit]

Khurana was born in Chandigarh. His father P Khurrana, is an astrologer from Chandigarh. His brother Ayushmann Khurrana is a popular Bollywood actor. He did his schooling and college from Chandigarh.

Career[edit]

Aparshakti Khurana started his career working as a RJ and then switched to TV as an anchor. He worked with Big FM Delhi as RJ. He debuted in the film Dangal, directed by Nitesh Tiwari and Aamir Khan in lead role. He was lauded for his performance in the supporting role of cousin to Phogat sisters. He has acted in Badrinath Ki Dulhania as well. Apart from this film, he has also been signed up for another film called Babbu Ki Baraat. He hosted Super Night with Tubelight, a television special, which was aired on 17 June 2017 on Sony TV.[4] He is currently seen as host on Star Bharat's religious musical show Om Shanti Om.[5] He has worked in a webseries for Voot called Yo Ke Hua Bro co-starring with him were Ridhima Pandit and Shamita Shetty

Filmography[edit]

Year Film Character Notes
2016 Dangal Omkar Debut
Saat Uchakkey Khappe
2017 Badrinath Ki Dulhania Bhushan
2018 Happy Phirr Bhag Jayegi Aman Singh Wadhwa
Stree Bittu
Rajma Chawal Baljeet Singh Chautala
2019 Luka Chuppi TBA Filming[6]
Jabariya Jodi TBA Filming

Awards and nominations[edit]

Year Film Award Category Result Ref.
2018 Dangal Star Screen Awards Most Promising Newcomer – Male Won [7]
Best Actor in a Comic Role Nominated

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Aparshakti Khurana Biography". IMDb. Retrieved 26 January 2017.
  2. ^ "Ayushmann Khurana's younger brother to make Bollywood debut with negative character". Daily News and Analysis. Retrieved 26 January 2017.
  3. ^ "Aparshakti Khurrana on Dangal, Aamir Khan and why he can't be rude to men in uniform". Indianexpress.com. Retrieved 26 January 2017.
  4. ^ "Sunil Grover finally unveils his look for Super Night with Tubelight; see pic". India Today. 11 June 2017. Retrieved 22 June 2017.
  5. ^ "Sonakshi Sinha, Baba Ramdev and Shekhar Ravjiani to judge bhajan reality show". The Indian Express. 2017-08-01. Retrieved 2017-09-02.
  6. ^ "Aparshakti Khurana roped in for Kriti Sanon's 'Luka Chuppi' even before release of 'Stree' - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 2018-08-02.
  7. ^ "Star Screen Awards 2018: Here's The Complete List Of Winners!". Desimartini. Retrieved 2018-01-27.

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