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Anas Rashid is an Indian television actor who actively works in the Indian soap operas. Rashid begin his acting career with a supporting role in the Star Plus tragic romance Kahiin To Hoga (2006–07). He rose to fame for portraying the eponymous character in the highly successful historical drama Dharti Ka Veer Yodha Prithviraj Chauhan (2006–09), that garnered him critical acclaim and several awards. From 2011–16, Rashid portrayed the leading role of Sooraj Arun Rathi in the soap opera Diya Aur Baati Hum, which rank among the highest-rated Indian television series.
Rashid at Diya Aur Baati Hum set, 2012
|Born||31 August 1980 or 31 August 1981|
Heena Iqbal (m. 2017)
|Relatives||Mohammad Nazim (cousin),|
Ather Habib (cousin)
Rashid was born in Malerkotla into a conservative Muslim family. He has two brothers and two sisters. He did his schooling from an Urdu Medium School and has done his post-graduation in Psychology. He is fluent in Urdu, Arabic and Persian languages. He is also a trained singer well. He also won the title of Mr. Punjab in 2004. His cousins are television actors Mohammad Nazim and Ather Habib.[better source needed]
Rashid made his screen debut with the Star Plus drama Kahiin To Hoga as Kartik Ahluwalia. He went on to feature in a supporting role in the drama Aise Karo Naa Vidaa. However, his breakthrough role was the portrayal of Prithviraj Chauhan, in the historical drama Dharti Ka Veer Yodha Prithviraj Chauhan (also on Star Plus), which made him a household name in India.He worked as the male lead in Diya Aur Baati Hum, where he portrayed the role of Sooraj Rathi, an uneducated sweet seller, who marries a well-educated women Deepika Singh. Rashid also marked his singing debut with one of the series song. Diya Aur Baati Hum ranks among the highest-rated Indian television serials. His performance in the series earned him wide recognition as well as several accolades.
Rashid married Heena Iqbal, a corporate professional from Chandigarh, in 2017. They have a daughter, born in 2019.
|2006–07||Kahiin To Hoga||Kartik Ahluwalia||Star Plus||Supporting role|
|2006–07||Kyaa Hoga Nimmo Kaa||Karan Sehgal||STAR One||Supporting role|
|2006–09||Dharti Ka Veer Yodha Prithviraj Chauhan||Prithviraj Chauhan||Star Plus||Lead role|
|2010||Aise Karo Naa Vidaa||Prince Yashwardhan||Colors TV||Lead role|
|2011–2016||Diya Aur Baati Hum||Sooraj Rathi||Star Plus||Lead role|
|2017||Tu Sooraj, Main Saanjh Piyaji||Cameo appearance|
Indian Telly Awards
|2013||Best Actor in a lead Role||Anas Rashid for Diya aur baati hum||Won|
Lion Gold Awards
|2012||Best Onscreen Couple||Anas Rashid and Deepika Singh for Diya aur baati hum||Won|
Indian Television Academy Awards
|2013||Best Actor||Anas Rashid for Diya aur baati hum||Won |
Awarded by UP Government
|2015||Achievement in Acting Profession||Anas Rashid||Won|
Indian Icon Awards
|2017||Anas Rashid for his achievement in TV industry||Won|
E24 Viewers Choice Awards
|2012||Best Son||Diya aur baati hum||Won|
|2013||Best Son||Diya aur baati hum||Won|
Star Parivaar Awards
|2012||Nayi Soch Kirdar||Diya aur baati hum||Won|
|2013||Har Ghar ka Star Male and Favourite Pati||Diya aur baati hum||Won|
|2014||Favourite Pati||Diya aur baati hum||Won|
|2015||Favourite Beta||Diya aur baati hum||Won|
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