Mukul Dev

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Mukul Dev
Mukul Dev.jpg
Actor
Born Mukul Dev Kaushal
Delhi, India
Other names Mukul
Occupation Film actor, Model
Years active 1996–present
Known for Dastak
Relatives Rahul Dev (Brother)

Mukul Dev is an Indian television and film actor known for his Hindi films and TV serials and music albums. He has also acted in few Tamil , Malayalam, Kannada and Telugu films.[1] . He received the 7th Amrish Puri Award, for excellence in acting for his role in Yamla Pagla Deewana.[2]

He is also a trained pilot from the Indira Gandhi Rashtriya Uran Akademi.[3]

Career[edit]

Mukul Dev made his acting debut on TV through a serial Mumkin playing role of Vijay Pandey in 1996. He also acted in Doordarshan's Ek Se Badh Kar Ek, a comedy Bollywood countdown show.

He got his break in films through Dastak as ACP Rohit Malhotra in the same year which also introduced crowned Miss Universe Sushmita Sen. He appeared in several films such as Qila (1998), Wajood (1998), Kohram (1999) and Mujhe Meri Biwi Se Bachaao (2001). He acted in several television serials in the 2000s such as Kahin Diyaa Jale Kahin Jiyaa (2001), Kahaani Ghar Ghar Kii (2003), Pyar Zindagi Hai (2003) and in a dance competition show Kabhi Kabhii Pyaar Kabhi Kabhii Yaar (2008). In recent years he has played supporting roles in films like Yamla Pagla Deewana (2011), Son of Sardaar (2012), R... Rajkumar (2013) and Jai Ho (2014).

He was also the host of Fear Factor India of Season 1.[4]

Filmography[edit]

Films[edit]

Year Title Role Language Notes
2018 Teri Bhabhi Hai Pagle Arru Bhai Hindi
2018 Ghajinikanth Rana Tamil
2018 Azhiyatha Kolangal Ajith Tamil
2018 Dhruva Natchathiram Abhay Tamil
2018 Savyasachi Suraj Telugu
2018 The Villain Police Kannada
2018 Odiyan Raju Malayalam
2018 Nine Jakka Malayalam
2018 My Story Sunil Malayalam
2018 Sultan: The Saviour Dinesh Roy / Sarkaar Bengali
2018 Nirdosh Rana Hindi
2018 Omerta Hindi Writer[5]
2016 Saka - The Martyrs of Nankana Sahib Lachhman Singh Dharowali Punjabi
2016 Nagarahavu Cameo Kannada
2016 Zorawar Samarjeet Singh Punjabi
2015 Meeruthiya Gangsters R.K. Singh Hindi
2015 Bhaag Johny ACP Pathan Hindi
2015 Shareek Dara Brar Punjabi
2015 Hero 'Naam Yaad Rakhi' Jeet Punjabi
2014 Creature 3D Professor Sadana Hindi
2014 Bachchan Underworld King Master Bengali
2014 Baaz Punjabi
2014 Jal Hindi
2014 Jai Ho (2014 film) Paatil Hindi
2013 R... Rajkumar Qamar Ali Hindi
2013 Bhai (2013 film) Anthony Telugu
2013 Heer and Hero Inspector Zaildar Punjabi
2013 War Chhod Na Yaar Afghani Ghuspetia Hindi
2012 Burrraahh Gurpartap Singh Nazi Punjabi
2012 Son of Sardaar Tony Sandhu Hindi
2012 Awara Tony Bharadwaj Bengali
2012 Chaar Din Ki Chandni Udaybhan Hindi
2012 Nippu Shankar Khakha Telugu
2011 Bejawada Vijay Krishna Telugu
2011 Abhisandhi Bengali
2011 Money Money, More Money Abbas Telugu
2011 Yamla Pagla Deewana Gurmeet 'Billa' Singh Brar Hindi
2010 Kedi Telugu
2010 Adhurs Telugu
2009 Rajani Jakka Kannada
2009 Ek Niranjan Kailash Telugu
2009 Sidham Telugu
2008 De Taali Sunil Hindi
2008 Krishna Jakka Telugu
2007 Just Married Shoib Mirza Hindi
2006 Chor Mandli Hero Hindi
2005 Ek Khiladi Ek Haseena Bhatia Hindi
2003 Hawayein Punjabi
2001 Ittefaq Vikram Singh Hindi
2001 Mujhe Meri Biwi Se Bachaao Monty Hindi
2001 Guru Mahaaguru Ajay Hindi
1999 Kohram Monty Hindi
1998 Wajood Nihal Joshi Hindi
1998 Iski Topi Uske Sarr Raj Hindi
1998 Himmatwala Suraj Hindi
1998 Qila Amar A. Singh Hindi
1998 Mere Do Anmol Ratan Surinder (Suren) Hindi
1996 Dastak ACP Rohit Malhotra Hindi
1996 Mumkin Vijay Pandey Hindi

Television[edit]

Year Series Role TV Channel Notes Refs
2000-2003 Gharwali Uparwali Ravi Star Plus [6]
2002 Kahin Diyaa Jale Kahin Jiyaa Rohit Sony Entertainment Television [7]
2003-2004 Gharwali Uparwali Aur Sunny Ravi Star Plus [8]
2004 K. Street Pali Hill Arindum Keshab [9]
2005-2006 Bhabhi Tilak Chopra [8]
2006 Fear Factor India Host/presenter Sony Entertainment Television [8]
Ssshhhh...Phir Koi Hai STAR One Episodic role [8]
2008 Kumkum – Ek Pyara Sa Bandhan Pulkit Star Plus [10]
Arslaan Zakfaar Sony Entertainment Television [11]
Kabhi Kabhii Pyaar Kabhi Kabhii Yaar Himself Winner [12]
2018 21 Sarfarosh - Saragarhi 1897 Gul Badshah Discovery Jeet [12]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Phadke, Aparna (21 April 2011). "Mukul Dev's dozen films in two years". The Times of India. Archived from the original on 7 September 2014. Retrieved 19 October 2011.
  2. ^ Sharma, Suruchi (22 July 2011). "Mukul Dev gets Amrish Puri Award for Yamla Pagla Deewana". The Times of India. Retrieved 19 October 2011.
  3. ^ Kamra, Diksha (18 January 2011). "Mukul Dev is back in action". The Times of India. Archived from the original on 7 September 2014. Retrieved 19 October 2011.
  4. ^ "Mukul Dev - the 'Jat' on a buffalo mission!". Yahoo! News. 16 September 2011. Archived from the original on 19 May 2012. Retrieved 19 October 2011.
  5. ^ "Mukul Dev: Omar Sheikh turned me into a writer". Retrieved March 16, 2018.
  6. ^ "The Sunday Tribune - Spectrum - Television". July 9, 2000.
  7. ^ "The Sunday Tribune - Spectrum - Television". www.tribuneindia.com. Retrieved 2016-06-23.
  8. ^ a b c d "Ssshhh... Mukul Dev is here". November 20, 2006. Retrieved April 2, 2018.
  9. ^ "'I am yet to be paid for 'K. Street…' - Aly Khan lashes back". September 29, 2004. Retrieved April 2, 2018.
  10. ^ "Will Mukul Dev now take-off?". 1 Feb 2008. Retrieved 7 March 2018.
  11. ^ "Arslaan on Sony Entertainment Television". July 9, 2008. Retrieved March 7, 2018.
  12. ^ a b "Mukul Dev returns to TV after 9 years". Retrieved August 9, 2017.

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