Karan Grover

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Karan V Grover
Karan Grover.jpg
Born (1982-06-22) 22 June 1982 (age 35)
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Occupation Actor, Chemical engineer
Years active 2004 - present

Karan V Grover (Hindi: करण वी ग्रोवर; born 22 June 1982[1]) is an Indian actor known for his work in television serials like Saarrthi (2004-2007), Yahaaan Main Ghar Ghar Kheli (2009-2012) and Bahu Hamari Rajni Kant (Feb 2016-Oct 2016).

Grover debuted in Bollywood through the film Wedding Pullav in 2015. He is currently working in a serial named Bahu Hamari Rajni Kant which is being aired on Life Ok.

Personal life[edit]

Born and raised in Mumbai, Karan V Grover stays with his parents and a younger brother.[2]

He did chemical engineering from the Institute of Technology, Mumbai and Event Management course from NIEM (National Institute of Event Management).[2]

[3][4]

Career[edit]

For a year, he worked with Omang Kumar's Event management company and while doing events, he felt that he should come in front of camera. To fulfill his dream, he participated in the Gladrags manhunt contest in 2004, where he was amongst the top five finalists.[2]

Later, for one and half years, he was a VJ with Zee Music but was not satisfied and wanted to do something different.[2]

He came to know about Star Plus upcoming show through one of his friend, gave the audition and was selected as the male protagonist Arjun Goenka in Saarrthi.[2]

After Saarrthi, he did many shows like Meri Awaz Ko Mil Gayi Roshni, Woh Rehne Waali Mehlon Ki, Yahaaan Main Ghar Ghar Kheli, Hum Aapke Hai In laws and Star Plus’s episodic Teri Meri Love Stories and Lakhon Mein Ek (TV series).[2] He also participated in dance reality show Nach Baliye 3 with Kavita Kaushik.[4] Karan's last serial is Punar Vivah - Ek Nayi Umeed on Zee TV.[5]He also started acting in films.

Karan V Grover won Kalakar Award for the Best Actor (Punar Vivah - Ek Nayee Umeed) in 2014. He also played Serial Killer in Gulmohar Grand Show.

Films[edit]

Television shows[edit]

Year Serial Role Channel
2004-2007 Saarrthi Arjun Goenka STAR Plus
2007-2008 Meri Awaz Ko Mil Gayi Roshni[6] Raj Malik STAR Plus
2007 Nach Baliye Himself STAR Plus
2007-2009 Woh Rehne Waali Mehlon Ki [7] Rishabh Rathod Sahara One
2009-2012 Yahaaan Main Ghar Ghar Kheli [8] Karan Prasad / Ranchod Tiwari / Siddharth Kumar (Double Role) Zee TV
2012 Teri Meri Love Stories (Episodic) [9] Rohit STAR Plus
2012 Lakhon Mein Ek (TV series) (Episodic) [10] Malhar STAR Plus
2013 Hum Aapke Hai In laws [11] Gulshan Grover SAB TV
2013 Punar Vivah - Ek Nayi Umeed[12] Raj Sohanlal Jakhotia Zee TV
2015 Gulmohar Grand (Episodic) [13] Charlie (Mysterious Scarf Killer) STAR Plus
2015 CID (Indian TV series) Himself Sony Entertainment Television
2016 Bahu Hamari Rajni Kant Shantanu Kant / Shaan Life OK

Awards[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Meet the birthday boy - Karan V Grover". Tellychakkar.com. 2012-06-22. Retrieved 2013-05-24. 
  2. ^ a b c d e f "Instead of participating, I would like to host reality shows: Karan V Grover". Tellychakkar.com. 2012-12-15. Retrieved 2013-05-24. 
  3. ^ "Kavita has "forgotten "Karan's face and Karan "doesn't like talking" about Kavita anymore". Tellychakkar.com. Retrieved 2013-05-24. 
  4. ^ a b "I did Nach Baliye only after a lot of persuasion". Times of India. 2013-01-13. Retrieved 2013-05-24. 
  5. ^ "Karan to play a henpecked husband". Times Of India. 2013-01-07. Retrieved 2013-05-24. 
  6. ^ "Image trap doesn't bother Karan Grover «". Businessofcinema.com. 2012-02-27. Retrieved 2013-05-24. 
  7. ^ "Karan Grover back in television with sahara ones woh rehne wali mehlon ki". bigdhamaka.wordpress.com. 
  8. ^ "Yahaaan Main Ghar Ghar Kheli Karan V Grover wants to be filmmaker". Metromasti.com. 2012-01-15. Retrieved 2013-05-24. 
  9. ^ Purva Desai, TNN (2012-09-25). "Karan V Grover back on TV as Rohit!". - Times Of India. Retrieved 2013-05-24. 
  10. ^ "Laakhon Mein Ek". DesiRulez. Retrieved 2013-05-24. 
  11. ^ "Lapataganj makes way for Hum Apke Hai In laws". The Times Of India. 2012-12-27. Retrieved 2013-05-24. 
  12. ^ "My duty is not to let the viewers down: Karan V Grover". The Times of India. 20 May 2013. Retrieved 24 May 2013. 
  13. ^ "Gulmohar Grand - Episode 4". Star India. 24 May 2015. 
  14. ^ "Zee Rishtey Awards 2010 – Winners". Dishtracking.com. Retrieved 2013-05-24. 

External links[edit]