Karan Patel (born 23 November 1983) is an Indian television actor. Currently he is seen in Ekta Kapoor's Indian soap opera Yeh Hai Mohabbatein opposite Divyanka Tripathi. Karan Patel married Ankita Bhargava on 3 May 2015 in Mumbai.
Patel was born in Calcutta. His father's name is Rashesh Patel. He did his schooling at Utpal Shanghvi School in the Juhu suburb of Mumbai and graduated Mithibai College, Mumbai. He attended the Kishore Namit Kapoor Acting Institute and the University of the Arts London. He has also attended Shiamak Davar's dance classes.
Patel starred in the STAR Plus series Kasturi, where he played Robbie Sabarwal, his first lead role. Previously, he played a number of roles in Balaji Telefilms. His first role was in Kahaani Ghar Ghar Kii where he played Vigyat. He has also worked in Kasautii Zindagii Kay and Kasamh Se. Currently he is working in Yeh Hai Mohabbatein; he won the 2014 Zee Gold Award for Best Actor.
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