Tarun Arora

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Tarun Arora
Born (1979-06-14) 14 June 1979 (age 37)[citation needed]
Assam, India
Occupation Actor, Model
Years active 1998–present
Spouse(s) Anjala Zaveri[1]

Tarun Arora is an Indian model turned actor who works in Bollywood films. He started his acting career with a part in the film Pyaar Mein Kabhi Kabhi. He also appeared in Hawas (2004) and Jab We Met (2007).


Arora began modelling while studying hotel management in Bengaluru. He won the Gladrags Manhunt in 1998. He was later seen in advertisement campaigns for brands like Raymond, Westside, Kwality Walls, McDowell’s whiskey, and LG, and walked the runway for several designers.

Arora filmed his first Bollywood role in 1999, in Pyaar Mein Kabhi Kabhi. He had his first major role in the film Hawas. During the next three years, he performed in several low-budget films like Sheen (2004), 19 Revolutions (2004), Men Not Allowed (2006), and Ghuttan (2007).

In 2007, he performed in the film Jab We Met, in which he played the role of Kareena Kapoor's lover who rejects her and comes back, only to get rejected himself. The film was a major hit at the box office.

In 2009, he appeared two films: 2 and Love Guru.[2]

Arora is the owner of an Indian restaurant named "Tandoori Hippie" and lounge "Love Shack" in Bengaluru which opened in February 2011.

Arora played the main antagonist in Chiranjeevi starrer Khaidi No. 150

Arora is married to actress Anjala Zaveri.[1]


Film Name Year Role Other Notes
Hawas 2004 Ajay
Sheen 2004 Mannu
19 Revolutions 2004
Men Not Allowed 2006 Vikram
Hot Money 2006 Rahul Kapoor
Ghuttan 2006 Jaggi
Jab We Met 2007 Anshuman
2 2009
Love Guru 2009
Poley Poley Urey Mon 2011 Amit Agarwal Assamese film
Karar 2014 Aaryan
Kanithan 2016 Thura Sarkar Tamil film
Kaththi Sandai 2016 Tamil film
Khaidi No. 150 2017 Aggarwal Telugu film
Katamarayudu 2017 Errasani Bhanu Telugu film


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