Nakuul Mehta is a well-known Indian actor and TV host. He is mostly known for his work in the small screen industry. The actor rose to fame for playing the role of Shivaay Singh Oberoi in Star Plus’s show ‘Ishqbaaz’. He has won many hearts with his boyish charm, blue eyes, cute smile, and great acting skills. He has made a very stable place for himself in the television industry.
Nakuul was born in the Royal family of Rajasthan on 17 January 1983 in Udaipur. His family is a descendent of King Prithviraj Chauhan. Nakuul’s father Pratap Singh Mehta is a veteran of the Indo-Pakistani war (1971). His great grandfather Laxmilal Mehta was military in-chief of the Mewar region.
Nakuul Mehta is married to his long-time girlfriend Jankee Parekh. Jankke 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. They share amazing pictures of themselves on social media with unique captions which shows how much they are in love with each other. The couple tied the knot in a private wedding ceremony accompanied by close family and friends.
Nakuul Mehta Wiki/Bio
|Birth Name||Nakuul Mehta|
|Age||(as in 2023) 40 Years|
|Debut||• Film: Abhimani (2005)|
• TV: Pyaar Ka Dard Hai Meetha Meetha Pyaara Pyaara (2012)
|Sun Sign/Zodiac Sign||Capricorn|
|Birth Place||Mumbai, Maharastra, India|
|Date of Birth||17 January 1983|
|Home Town||Udaipur, Rajasthan, India|
|Hobbies||Traveling, Playing Tennis and Cricket|
|Mother’s Name||Not Known|
|Father’s Name||Pratap Singh Mehta|
|Affairs/Girlfriends||Jankee Parekh (Singer)|
Marital Status, Wife and Children
|Wife/Spouse||Jankee Parekh (Singer)|
|Marriage Date||28 January 2012|
|School||Jamnabai Narsee School, Mumbai|
|College/University||Narsee Monjee College of Commerce and Economics, Mumbai|
|Educational Qualification||Master of Commerce|
|Brands Endorsed||• Karbonn Mobiles|
• Clinic All Clear
|Career Manager||Not Known|
Height, Weight, and Figure Measurements
|Height (Approx.)||in centimeters- 170 cm|
in meters- 1.70 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 7”
|Weight (Approx.)||in Kilograms- 68 kg|
in Pounds- 150 lbs
|Chest Size||40 Inches|
|Biceps Size||12 Inches|
|Waist Size||30 Inches|
Extra Ordinary Features
|Dress Size||Not Known|
|Shoe Size||9.5 (US)|
|Favourite Food||Dal Baati and Tiramisu, Rajma chawal|
|Favourite Actors||Salman Khan and Shah Rukh Khan|
|Favourite Actress||Radhika Apte|
|Favourite Film||The Pursuit of Happyness (2006)|
|Favourite TV Show||Jassi Jaissi Koi Nahin|
|Favourite Social Site|
|Favourite Song||“Time Of Your Life” by Green Day|
|Favourite Fashion Designer||Shivani Shirali, Antar Agni|
|Favourite Destination||Japan, Sri Lanka|
|Controversies||During Nach Baliye 7, all the couple contestants were forced to stay in the villa. But, Rashami Desai faked an injury and traveled to Los Angeles for a show. Nakuul clicked a selfie with her over there and uploaded it on a social networking site, after which the produces of the show asked her to accept the blame so that co-contestants won’t protest. Nakuul Mehta with his wife and Rashami Desai|
During his studies, he changed his school for about 10 times as his father was in Defence. Initially, His family is shifted to Mumbai, and he completed his schooling from Jamnabai Narsee School, Mumbai, Later he went to Narsee Monjee College of Commerce and Economics, Mumbai. From there he completed his graduation in Master of Commerce.
Nakuul Mehta is trained in dance styles including hip hop, jazz, break, folk, salsa, and contemporary. The actor got training in ballroom dance and having acquired under India’s leading ballroom coach and Bollywood choreographer Sandip Soparrkar.Nakuul was a silver medalist in the Latin Ballroom under the Category (rumba) and is a gold medal winner in the Standard Ballroom under the category (waltz).
Nakuul also did advertisements, music videos, and was linked with theatre for a long time. Before making his acting debut, he has worked in more than 50 ad commercials. With his modeling career, he made his first appearance in Bollywood with the film Abhimani in 2005.
Nakuul Mehta Net Worth
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|Estimated Net Worth in 2023 (Approx)||$10 Million|
|Estimated Net Worth in 2022 (Approx)||$8 Million|
|Estimated Net Worth in 2021 (Approx)||Under Review|
|Annual Salary||Under Review|
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In 2012, he made his television debut with the role of Aditya Kumar in Star Plus’s “Pyaar Ka Dard Hai Meetha Meetha Pyaara Pyaara. He became very popular after this serial and people loved his character. Since then he hosted a reality show India’s Got Talent in 2015, and appeared as a lead role of Shivaansh Singh Oberoi in the popular TV shoes ‘Ishqbaaaz’ in 2016.
He is a known name in the television industry and bagged immense fame with this shows. But the actor has also done a few Bollywood movies like Haal-e-Dil, Sri Siddhartha Gauthama, and Nuvvante. Though his movies didn’t work out much for him but enhanced him as an actor.
|2011||Avant Garde Pythagoras Sharma|
|2013||Sri Siddhartha Gauthama|
Flamenco in Bollywood
TV Shows & Serials List
|2012||Pyaar Ka Dard Hai Meetha Meetha Pyaara Pyaara|
|2015||India’s Got Talent|
|2016||I Don’t Watch TV|
|2017||Dil Boley Oberoi|
|2013||Indian Telly Award: Fresh New Face – Male|
Boroplus Gold Award: Best Actor Debut
Big Star Entertaining Award: Most Entertaining TV Actor
|2014||Indian Telly Award: Best Onscreen Couple|
(With Disha Parmar)
|2015||Newsmakers Achievers Award: Best Actor|
The Indian Icon Film Award: Best Anchor
|2016||Asian Viewers Television Award: Male Actor of the Year|
India News Award: Stylish Star of the Year
|2017||Gold Award: Best Onscreen Jodi (With Surbhi Chandna), Best Actor in Lead Role (Critics), Best Actor in Lead Role (Popular)|
Asian Viewers Television Award: Male Actor of the Year
Indian Television Academy Award: Best Actor Male (Popular). Best Actor Male (Drama) SBS ABP Telebrations: Best Jodi
(With Surbhi Chandna)
|2018||Bharat Icon Award: Best Actor Television|
Gold Award: Best Actor Male (Popular)
WCRC: Pride of India: Actor of the Year
Iconic Achievers Award: Entertainer of the Year
Facts About Nakuul Mehta
- Does Nakuul Mehta drink alcohol?: No
- Does he smoke?: No
- He hails from the Rajput dynasty of Mewar and is a descendent of King Prithviraj Chauhan.
- As his father was in Defence, so he has changed school for as much as 10 times.
- After starting his career as a model he was seen in the famous Clinic All Clear ad commercial with Shah Rukh Khan and the Thumbs-Up ad commercial with Salman Khan.
- In 2008, he signed an Indo-Spanish Flamenco with Monica Cruz’s sister of Penelope Cruz, but due to the recession, the project didn’t happen.
- He has also been part of a web series titled “I Don’t Watch Tv’ along with Rajiv Masand.
- Nakuul hosted India’s Got Talent season 6 along with Bharti Singh.
- In 2005, he got a scholarship for an acting course but didn’t go due to his Tamil film Abhimaan.
- To surprise his wife Jankee Parekh, he once learned the Bachata (a dance form) on Valentine’s day.
Nakuul was born in the Royal family of Rajasthan. His family is a descendent of King Prithviraj Chauhan.
Nakuul Mehta is currently seen in Zee5’s Never Kiss Your Best Friend opposite Anya Singh.
Jankee Parekh(m. 2012)