Name- Nakuul Mehta
Date of Birth- 17 January 1983
Age- 36 years(as in 2019)
Mother- Name Not Known
Father- Pratap Singh Mehta
Sister– Prachi Mehta Shah (Elder)
Marital Status/Marriage- Married to Jankee Parekh
Wife- Jankee Parekh
Height- 5’7 approx.
Weight- 68kg approx.
Net Worth- N/A
Nakuul Mehta Biography
Nakuul Mehta is an Indian actor and TV host. He is primarily known for his work in small screen industry. Born on 17 January 1983, he did his schooling from Jamnabai Narsee School, Mumbai. He completed his college in Masters of commerce from Narsee Monjee College of Commerce and Economics, Mumbai. The actor rose to fame for his role Shivaay Singh Oberoi in Star Plus’ show Ishqbaaz. He has won many hearts with his boyish charm, cute smile, blue eyes and great acting skills. He has made a very stable place for himself in the television industry.
Facts About Nakuul Mehta
- Shahrukh Khan and Salman Khan are his Favorite Actors.
- Radhika Apte is his Favorite Actress.
- Rajma-Chawal, Daal baati and tiramisu are his Favorite Food.
- Travelling, Playing Tennis and Cricket are his Favorite Hobbies.
- He hails from Rajput dynasty of Mewar and is descendent of King Prithviraj Chauhan.
- Not only a good actor but he is also a great dancer. He knows ballroom dance, Salsa, Hip Hop, and Jazz. He has also won few medals for Rumba and waltz.
- To surprise his wife Jankee Parekh, he once learnt Bachata (a dance from) on Valentine’s day.
- The actor has also signed a Indo-Spanish film with Monica Cruz who is sister of actress Penelope Cruz but it didn’t work out.
- In 2005, he got a scholarship for acting course but didn’t go due to his Tamil film Abhimaan.
- He has also been part of a web series titled “I don’t Watch Tv’ along with Rajiv Masand.
- He has been part of more than 50 ad commercials in the beginning of his career. Also, he had worked in ad with Shahrukh Khan for Clininc All Clear and Salman Khan for Thumbs Up.
- As his father was in Defence, so he has changed school for as much as 10 times.
- He also hosted India’s Got Talent season 6 along with Bharti Singh.
Nakuul Mehta Family
He was born in Udaipur, Rajasthan, India into a Royal family who is descendent of King Prithviraj Chuhan. His father Pratap Singh Mehta is a veteran of Indo-Pakistani war (1971). His great-great grandfather Laxmilal Mehta was military in-chief of Mewar region. He has an elder sister named Prachi Mehta. He is very close to his family. During his studies, he changed his school for about 10 times as his father was in Defence. The actor with the dream of becoming an actor shifted to Mumbai and has made his family proud by being one of the known industry actors.
Nakuul Mehta Wife/ Girlfriend
He is married to his long-time girlfriend Jankke Parekh. His wife is a voice-over artist, stage performer, singer and has her own band. They have known each other since their school days and have dated for more than 9 years before marrying each other. The couple tied the knot in private wedding ceremony accompanied by close family and friends. With wife Jankee, Nakuul is a happy man and these love birds are seemed to be lost in their own world of Love. They share amazing pictures of themselves on social media with unique captions which shows how much they are in love with each other.
Nakuul Mehta Career/ Television shows
He always wanted to become an actor. Before making his acting debut, he has worked in more than 50 ad commercials. In the year 2004, he made his big screen debut with movie Abhimaan. Following this he did few Bollywood movies but that didn’t work for him. His career breakthrough came with his television show Pyaar Ka Dard Hai Meetha Meetha Pyara Pyara. With this serial, he became very famous and people loved his character. Since then he hosted few reality shows and worked in other serials as well. Here is the list of shows or reality shows he has been part of:
Year Television Shows Role
2012 Pyaar Ka Dard Hai Meetha Meetha Pyaara Pyaara Aditya Kumar
2015 India's Got Talent Host
2016 I Don't Watch TV Himself
2016 Ishqbaaaz Shivaay Singh Oberoi/Shivaansh Singh Oberoi
2017 Dil Boley Oberoi Shivaay Singh Oberoi
Nakuul Mehta Movies
He is a known name in television industry and bagged immense fame with this shows. But the actor has also done few Bollywood movies. Though his movies didn’t work out much for him but enhanced him as an actor. Here is the list of movies he has been part of:
Year Movies Role
2005 Abhimaani Abhi
2008 Haal-e-Dil Shekhar
2011 Avant Garde Pythagoras Sharma Pythagoras
2013 Sri Siddhartha Gauthama 2017 Nuvvante Flamenco in Bollywood Sahil Sharma