Shashank Vyas

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Shashank Vyas
Shashank Vyas.jpg
Vyas at the Colors party in 2015
Born (1986-11-30) 30 November 1986 (age 32)
ResidenceMumbai, Maharashtra, India
OccupationActor and Model
Years active2010 - Present
Known forBalika Vadhu as Jagdish Bhairon Singh[2]
Height185 cm (6 ft 1 in)
Parent(s)Vikas. K. Vyas, Geeta Vyas

Shashank Vyas (born 30 November 1986 in Ujjain, Madhya Pradesh) is an Indian actor and model. He is known for playing the role of Dr. Jagdish Singh in the longest-running show Balika Vadhu. Currently, he is playing the lead character of Roopendra Singh Vaghela in Colors TV's Roop - Mard Ka Naya Swaroop. His role as Jagdish was good then turned bad when he left his wife for a self-centred city girl but later realised his mistake and became good again and mended broken relations he later got married to Ganga who was a victim of domestic and verbal violence from her in-laws and husband he helps her overcome all challenges and even accepts her son they even go on to have a child together

Early life[edit]

Shashank was born on 30 November 1986 in Ujjain, Madhya Pradesh. He graduated from Maharaja Ranjit Singh College, Indore and started studying for MBA entrance exams. But later he moved on to pursue his acting career upon the encouragement of a friend.


Shashank Vyas made his debut with the lead role, Jagdish/Jagya in Colors's serial Balika Vadhu in July 2010. His performance in the show earned him critical and people's praise and he became one of the most favorite television actors of India. After playing Jagdish in Balika Vadhu for five years, Shashank quit the show in July 2015. His last episode was aired on 8 August 2015; he was replaced by Shakti Anand. He next appeared in the lead role of an army officer Captain Ravish Vashisth, in Star Plus's show Jaana Na Dil Se Door.[3] In early July 2018, it was announced that he was cast as a lead in the new show Roop - Mard Ka Naya Swaroop as Roopendra Roop Singh Vaghela.[4]


Year Title Role Channel Reference
2010–2015 Balika Vadhu Dr. Jagdish Singh/Jagya Colors TV [7]
2016-2017 Jaana Na Dil Se Door Ravish Vashisth Star Plus
2018–present Roop - Mard Ka Naya Swaroop Roopendra "Roop" Singh Vaghela Colors TV

Award and nominations[edit]

Year Work Award Category Result
2010 Balika Vadhu Indian Telly Awards Best Fresh New Face (Male) Nominated
2011 Global Indian Films And Television Honors Best Fresh New Face (Male) Won
2011 New Talent Awards Best On Screen Couple

(With Pratyusha Banerjee)

2012 Golden Petal Awards Best Character Portrayal Won[8]
Most Damdar Personality Nominated
2013 Most Janbaaz Personality Nominated


  1. ^ Shashank Vyas Biography | MetroMasti
  2. ^ Shashank Vyas: Post Balika Vadhu I Can Act! - Oneindia
  3. ^ "Shashank Vyas's role as army officer in 'Jana Na Dil Se Door'". Times of India. 30 Sep 2016. Retrieved 30 Sep 2016.
  4. ^ "Shashank Vyas joins Donal Bisht in Roop - Mard Ka Naya Swaroop". Mid Day. 5 July 2018.
  5. ^ Shashank Vyas aka the new Jagdish of Balika Vadhu will soon be seen in Farah Khan Tees Maar Khan - TOI
  6. ^ Vyas had played a small part in the movie "Tees Maar Khan"
  7. ^ Shashank Vyas who plays Jagdish in Balika Vadhu has played a small role in Tees Maar Khan - TOI
  8. ^ "Colors Golden Petal Awards Winners List 31st December 2012".

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