Shaheer Sheikh

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Shaheer Sheikh
Born Sheikh Shaheer Nawaz
(1984-03-26) 26 March 1984 (age 31)
Jammu and Kashmir, India[1]
Residence Mumbai, India
Nationality Indian
Ethnicity Kashmiri
Education Bachelor of Laws (L.L.B)
Occupation Actor, lawyer, model
Years active 2009–present
Parent(s) Mr. Shah nawaz sheikh

Shaheer Sheikh is a lawyer turned Indian television actor and model.[2] He made a debut with a leading role in the teenage drama Kya Mast Hai Life as Vir Mehra. He followed it with a supporting role of Nana Sahib in the period drama Jhansi Ki Rani and Ritesh in the comedy Best Of Luck Nikki. He subsequently played the lead male role of Anant Bajpai in the highly successful romance Navya..Naye Dhadkan Naye Sawaal and Arjuna in the mythological Mahabharat. He is also involved in Indonesian television where he has also gaine populau. He is a host on The New Eat Bulaga! Indonesia, the Indonesian franchise of the Philippine show Eat Bulaga!.He then stayed there and did 3 Indonesian films called "Turis Romantis", "Cinta di Langit Taj Mahal", and "Cinta di Langit Taj Mahal Season 2"

He was born on March 26, 1984 in an Islamic family. He hails from "Bhaderwah" district of the "Jammu" region, "Jammu and Kashmir". He completed his schooling from New Law College, Bharati Vidyapeeth University, Pune and has pursued his graduation in Bachelor of Laws (L.L.B) and also owns an event management company. He did modelling before becoming an actor and is also aware of photography. He loves watching comedy shows. He can act in emotional flims easily because his nic name is action king. This name came because while he was acting in "Mahabharat" his way of emotion.

Television works[edit]

Year Title Role Channel
2009 Kya Mast Hai Life Vir Mehra Disney Channel
2010 Jhansi Ki Rani Nana Sahib Sony TV
2011 Best Of Luck Nikki Ritesh Disney Channel
2011 Navya..Naye Dhadkan Naye Sawaal Anant Vajpayee Star Plus[1]
2012 Teri Meri Love Stories Nityanand Chaturvedi Star Plus
2013 Mahabharat Arjuna Star Plus[1]
2014 The New Eat Bulaga! Indonesia Host Antv
2015 Turis Romantis Azan Khan Indonesian film
2015 Cinta di Langit Taj Mahal Rehan Syahputra


  1. ^ a b c Monga, Anjali (1 January 2015). "Delhi is my second home: Shaheer Sheikh". The Times of India. Retrieved 7 July 2015. 
  2. ^ Antao, Lisa (21 July 2011). "Shaheer is a lawyer-turned-actor". The Times of India. Retrieved 7 July 2015.