Harman Baweja

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Harman Baweja
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Baweja at GR8! Women Awards 2011 in Dubai
Born Harman Baweja
(1980-11-13) 13 November 1980 (age 37)[1]
Chandigarh, India[2]
Nationality Indian
Occupation Actor, producer, entrepreneur
Years active 2008–2014
Parent(s) Harry Baweja
Pammi Baweja

Harman Baweja (born 13 November 1980)[1] is an Indian actor,film producer and entrepreneur. He debuted in Bollywood with Love Story 2050.

Early life[edit]

Baweja was born in Chandigarh to a film director Harry Baweja and producer Pammi Baweja.[2] He attended the Kishore Namit Kapoor Acting Institute in Mumbai and then the University of California, Los Angeles.[3] In 2009, Baweja changed his name to Harman S Baweja following numerology. The "S" in his name is a tribute to his grandfather.[4]

Career[edit]

Baweja was credited as a producer for Hansal Mehta's Yeh Kya Ho Raha Hai?.[5]

Baweja's debut film in Bollywood was the sci-fi romance Love Story 2050 produced by his mother Pammi Baweja and directed by his father Harry Baweja.[3] The film was a box office failure, as it only managed to recover half the amount of its 60 crore budget.[6] In 2009, he appeared in the sports film Victory which was based on cricket.[7] The film had notable appearances by both Indian and International cricketers.[8] The film could only rake up 1.9 crore after its release and was a failure at the box office.[9]

Baweja next appeared in the romantic comedy What's Your Raashee? which starred him and Priyanka Chopra, who performed 12 different roles in the film. It was also a commercial failure.[10] His fourth film Dishkiyaoon failed to perform well at the box office as well.[citation needed]

Filmography[edit]

Year Film Role
2008 Love Story 2050 Karan Malhotra
2009 Victory Vijay Shekhawat
2009 What's Your Raashee? Yogesh Patel
2014 Dishkiyaoon Viki Kartoos
2014 Chaar Sahibzaade Sahibzada Ajit Singh

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Bipasha Basus mega plans for beau Harmans birthday". India Today. 13 November 2013. Retrieved 2016-08-28. 
  2. ^ a b Gupta, shweta (16 February 2014). "Yes, I am dating Bipasha: Harman Baweja". The Times of India. Retrieved 26 February 2014. 
  3. ^ a b Paradkar, Shalaka (19 June 2008). "Love Story 2050". Gulf News. Retrieved 2016-08-28. 
  4. ^ Koimoi (25 August 2016). "Harman Baweja | Actors". koimoi.com. Retrieved 2016-08-28. 
  5. ^ "Yeh Kya Ho Raha Hai? - Movie - Box Office India". www.boxofficeindia.com. 
  6. ^ Sarkar, Suparno (4 October 2015). "15 big budget Bollywood movies that turned out to be biggest flops". International Business Times, India Edition. Retrieved 2016-08-28. 
  7. ^ IANS; Mumbai (8 October 2007). "Harman Baweja plays cricketer in Victory". Hindustantimes.com. Retrieved 2016-08-28. 
  8. ^ IANS (28 January 2009). "I'm jealous of Harman Baweja: Amrita Rao". Hindustan Times. New Delhi. Retrieved 2016-08-28. 
  9. ^ "Victory - Movie - Box Office India". boxofficeindia.com. Retrieved 2016-08-28. 
  10. ^ "What's Your Raashee - Movie - Box Office India". boxofficeindia.com. Retrieved 2016-08-28. 

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