Laksh Lalwani

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Laksh Lalwani
Laksh Lalwani

(1996-04-19) 19 April 1996 (age 24)[1]
Other namesLakshya
Years active2014–present

Laksh Lalwani (born 19 April 1996), also known as Lakshya, is an Indian actor.[2] He first gained recognition for his role in MTV India's Warrior High. In 2017, he played Porus in Sony TV's Porus, the most expensive show in Indian television history.


Lalwani began his television career in 2015 in MTV India's Warrior High.

From 2015 to 2016, Lalwani was seen in &TV's Adhuri Kahaani Hamari opposite Mahima Makwana and Suhani Dhanki. Later in 2016, he was cast as Veer Mehra in Star Plus's Pardes Mein Hai Mera Dil.

In 2017, Lalwani played Porus in Sony TV's historical drama Porus alongside an ensemble cast of Rohit Purohit, Dhanki and Aparna Dixit. The series is the most expensive Indian television show currently, with a budget of 5 billion (US$70 million).

On 2 September 2019, it was announced by Karan Johar that Lalwani will make his film debut with his production Dostana 2, a sequel to the 2008 film Dostana, alongside Kartik Aaryan and Janhvi Kapoor.[3] The shooting for the film begun in November 2019.



Year Show Role Reference
Warrior High Parth Samthaan [4]
2015–2016 Adhuri Kahaani Hamari Yuvraj Madhav/Krish [5]
2016 Pyaar Tune Kya Kiya Aarav [6]
2016–2017 Pardes Mein Hai Mera Dil Veer Mehra [7]
2017–2018 Porus Porus [8]


Year Film Role Reference
2020 Dostana 2 TBA [9]

Awards and nominations[edit]

Year Award Category Work Result
2018 Lions Gold Awards Best Actor (Popular) Porus Won
2019 Asian Television Awards Best Actor In A Leading Role Nominated


  1. ^ a b "Laksh Lalwani : My 20th Birthday Is The Best Birthday Ever!". Retrieved 21 August 2017.
  2. ^ "Laksh Lalwani drops his surname - Times of India". Retrieved 8 December 2016.
  3. ^ "Confirmed: Newbie Lakshya to join Kartik Aaryan and Janhvi Kapoor in 'Dostana 2'". Times of India. Retrieved 5 September 2019.
  4. ^ Sarkar, Prarthna. "'Kaisi Yeh Yaariaan' actor Parth Samthaan thrown out of upcoming TV show for being unprofessional?". Retrieved 8 December 2016.
  5. ^ India-West, ARIELLE, Special to. "'Adhuri Kahani Hamari's' Laksh Lalwani: I Have Worked on My Voice". Retrieved 8 December 2016.
  6. ^ Team, Tellychakkar. "Laksh Lalwani is back on the TV screen". Retrieved 8 December 2016.
  7. ^ "Pardes Mein Hai Mera Dil actor Laksh Lalwani doesn't mind playing second lead - Times of India". Retrieved 8 December 2016.
  8. ^ "Porus actor Laksh Lalwani gets injured during a horse riding sequence - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 29 July 2018.
  9. ^ "Dostana 2: Janhvi, Kartik, and Lakshya start preparing for the film". Republic World. Retrieved 25 March 2020.

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