Aryan Vaid

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Aryan Vaid
Aryan Vaid at Sailor Today Awards (6) (cropped).jpg
Born Aryan Vaid
(1976-07-04) 4 July 1976 (age 40)
Mumbai, India
Occupation Model, actor
Years active 2000–present
Spouse(s) Alexandra Copley (m. 2008)

Aryan Vaid (born 4 July 1976) is an Indian male model, who won the Graviera Mr. India modelling pageant in the year 2000.[1] He also went on to win the Mister International Award 2000. He was a contestant on the television reality show Bigg Boss 1 in 2006.


Vaid is a qualified chef and a lifestyle columnist with The Hindustan Times. He has been actively involved with theatre and has done a few street plays at the Prithvi theatre in Mumbai. It was during one of these plays that he was offered a role in the television serial, Campus. He has acted in a number of Bollywood movies. He started out his career in a small budget movie Market.

Subsequently he had a series of small budget movies that did well at the box-office. His first big budget movie was Apne. Even though the movie had an average run, Vaid did notch up decent reviews for his acting and physique. He then moved to the United States.

In 2006, Vaid was a housemate in the first season of Bigg Boss, the Indian version of Celebrity Big Brother, produced by Endemol India for Sony Entertainment Television. Vaid also appeared on Zee TV's show, Rab Se Sonha Ishq as Harry, a cab driver in London.

Personal life[edit]

Vaid has been married to Alexandra Copley, a photographer, since 2008.[2]



  • Market (2003) – Babloo
  • Film Star (2005) – Abhishek Sharma
  • Chaahat – Ek Nasha (2005) – Rahul Kapoor
  • Fun – Can Be Dangerous Sometimes (2005) – Raj Solanki
  • White Noise (2005)
  • Naam Gum Jayega (2005) – Aryan Srivastav
  • Sauda – The Deal (2005) – Sameer
  • Ek Jind Ek Jaan (2006) (Punjabi) – Karamveer Singh
  • Manoranjan (2006) – Rahul
  • Aisa Kyon Hota Hai? (2006) – Raj
  • Mr 100% – The Real Player (2006) – Rajesh
  • Ghutan (2007) – Ravi Kapoor
  • Apne (2007) – Gaurav Ghera
  • Desh Drohi (2008) – Special Appearance
  • Ssimran (2009) (Post-Production)
  • Right Yaaa Wrong (2009)
  • Pratigya (2009) (Under Production)
  • Kisme Kitna Hai Dum (2009) (Under Production)
  • Reejhan (2009) (Under Production)
  • Veer (2010)
  • Ek Ka Do Aur Dhoka Ek (2011) (Post-Production)
  • Diary Of A Butterfly (2012) - Ravi Bajaj
  • Love U Crazy Girl (2014) - Akash Rathod (Police Inspector)


  1. ^ Mid-Day (2000-09-27). "And now~ it's Mr. India's turn". News. Mid-Day. p. 1. Retrieved 2011-02-25. 
  2. ^ Upala KBR (19 March 2009). "Aryan accepts being married, apologises to wife - Filmibeat". FilmiBeat. Retrieved 14 April 2015. 

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Preceded by
Nadir Nery Djiukich
Mister International
Succeeded by
Alexander Aquino