Ashish Sharma

Ashish Sharma is an Indian film and television actor. He is recognized for his role of Prithvi Vallabh in Prithvi Vallabh - Itihaas Bhi, Rahasya Bhi, Lord Rama[1] in Siya Ke Ram, Major Rudra Pratap Ranawat in Rangrasiya, Ranveer Singh/Fateh Singh Rathore/Jeet Singh in Rab Se Sohna Isshq, and Chandragupta Maurya in Chandragupta Maurya.

Ashish Sharma
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Born
NationalityIndian
OccupationActor
Years active2009-Present
Spouse(s)
(m. 2013)

CareerEdit

Ashish Sharma began his film career with the 2010 Hindi film Love Sex Aur Dhokha.[2] He made his television debut the same year when he starred as the male lead in Imagine TV's Gunahon Ka Devta.[3]

He played Chandragupta Maurya in the historical drama series Chandragupta Maurya.[4][5] He also appeared as Ranveer in Zee TV's Rab Se Sohna Isshq.

It was in 2014 that his character Major Rudra Pratap Ranawat, a BSD (border security) officer, on Colors TV show RangRasiya, that garnered him both critical and popular appreciation and making him a household name. He was the winner of Season 7 of dance reality show Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa in 2014 partnered with choreographer Shampa Sonthalia.[6][7] He was also the host of the radio show Tujhse Naaraaz Nahin Zindagi.[8]

He was last seen on Sony TV's Prithvi Vallabh - Itihaas Bhi, Rahasya Bhi in 2018.[9][10]

In 2018, Sharma and wife Archana Taide produced Khejdi, a film about a transgender played by Sharma himself.[11][12]

Personal lifeEdit

Ashish was born and raised in Jaipur.[13] On 30 January 2013, Ashish married television actress Archana Taide in Jaipur.[14][15]

FilmographyEdit

TelevisionEdit

Year Show Role Notes Ref(s)
2010-2011 Gunahon Ka Devta Avdhesh Singh Thakur Male lead [16]
2011-2012 Chandragupta Maurya Chandragupta Maurya Male lead [17]
2012 Punar Vivaah Guest (as Ranveer) Friend of Yash Scindia
2012-2013 Rab Se Sohna Isshq Ranveer Singh/Fateh Singh Rathore/Jeet Ranveer Singh Male lead [18]
2013-2014 Rangrasiya Rudra Pratap Ranawat Male lead [19]
2014 Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 7 Contestant Winner [20]
2015 Tujhse Naraaz Nahin Zindagi RJ Host [21]
2015-2016 Siya Ke Ram Ram Male lead [22]
2018 Prithvi Vallabh Prithvi Vallabh Male lead [23]

FilmsEdit

Year Film Role Language Notes
2010 Alha Udhal Udhal Hindi
Love Sex Aur Dhokha Shahid Hindi [24]
2012 Zindagi Tere Naam Vishal Hindi
The Undertaker The Undertaker Hindi
2018 Khejdi Khejdi Hindi [25][26][27]

Web SeriesEdit

Year Series Role Language Notes
2019 Modi: Journey of a Common Man Modi Hindi [28][29]

AwardsEdit

Year Award Show Category Result
2014 Indian Television Academy Awards Rangrasiya Gr8! Performer Male[30] Won

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Ashish is back, break ke baad". deccanchronicle.com.
  2. ^ "Ashish Sharma: I can't keep doing daily soaps where male actors hardly have any scope - Times of India". indiatimes.com.
  3. ^ "I fought hard for the moustache, says Rangrasiya star Ashish Sharma". hindustantimes.com. 28 February 2014.
  4. ^ "Playing Chandragupta is a demanding job: Ashish Sharma". Zee News. 1 August 2011.
  5. ^ "Actor Ashish Sharma is a nervous wreck? - Times of India". indiatimes.com.
  6. ^ "Ashish Sharma wins 'Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 7'". Indian Express. 21 September 2014.
  7. ^ "Ashish Sharma: I never thought I'd win Jhalak". Indian Express. 21 September 2014.
  8. ^ "Ashish Sharma turns RJ in Tujhse Naaraaz Nahin Zindagi". Times of India. 19 February 2015.
  9. ^ "Exclusive: Ashish Sharma says he is quite similar to Prithvi Vallabh; talks about the advantages of working in a pre-shot show". indiatoday.in. 23 January 2018.
  10. ^ "My character of Prithvi Vallabh is exuberant: Ashish Sharma". United News India. 21 January 2018.
  11. ^ "'People asked me not to play a transgender'". The Sunday Guardian Live. 1 June 2019. Retrieved 18 August 2019.
  12. ^ "Ashish Sharma: Anupam Kher taught me that it's important to continue working". The Indian Express. 22 May 2018. Retrieved 18 August 2019.
  13. ^ "Ashish Sharma: I used to ride from Jaipur to Gurgaon to party during my college days - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 18 August 2019.
  14. ^ "LSD actor Ashish to get married in Jaipur". Times of India. 22 January 2013.
  15. ^ "Real-life couple Ashish Sharma and Archana Taide spill the beans". deccanchronicle.com.
  16. ^ "Chilli powder for the rescue!". The Times of India. Retrieved 18 August 2019.
  17. ^ "Ashish Sharma: From goon to king..." The Times of India. Retrieved 18 August 2019.
  18. ^ "My wife got scared of my role: Ashish Sharma". The Times of India. Retrieved 25 October 2020.
  19. ^ "My wife got scared of my role: Ashish Sharma". The Times of India. Retrieved 18 August 2019.
  20. ^ "TV actor Ashish Sharma wins 'Jhalak Dikhla Jaa' season 7". Deccan Chronicle. 19 September 2014. Retrieved 25 October 2020.
  21. ^ "Ashish Sharma turns RJ in Tujhse Naaraaz Nahin Zindagi". Times of India. 19 February 2015. Retrieved 25 October 2020.
  22. ^ "What helps Ashish Sharma emote better?". Indian Express. 7 February 2016. Retrieved 25 October 2020.
  23. ^ "'Prithvi Vallabh' promises a blend of history and mystery". The Hindu. 23 January 2018. Retrieved 25 October 2020.
  24. ^ "I want to be a director: Ashish Sharma - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 18 August 2019.
  25. ^ "'Yeh film TV walon ne banayi hai?'". mid-day. 4 August 2019. Retrieved 18 August 2019.
  26. ^ "E-Buzz: Ashish Sharma Plays A Transgender". News18. Retrieved 18 August 2019.
  27. ^ "Ashish Sharma's Khejdi headed for US premiere". The New Indian Express. Retrieved 18 August 2019.
  28. ^ "Ashish Sharma to feature as young Narendra Modi in webseries". The New Indian Express. Retrieved 18 August 2019.
  29. ^ "Modi - Journey Of A Common Man Trailer out; Ashish Sharma, Faizal Khan played young Modi". CatchNews.com. Retrieved 18 August 2019.
  30. ^ "The ITA Awards, The Indian Television Academy Awards". indiantelevisionacademy.com. Archived from the original on 9 March 2016.CS1 maint: BOT: original-url status unknown (link)

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