Gashmeer Mahajani (born 8 June 1985)[2] is an Indian actor who works in films, theatre and television. He is best known for his work in Marathi cinema and Hindi television. He is the son of veteran actor Ravindra Mahajani who was a popular figure in Marathi films.[3][4]

Gashmeer Mahajani
Mahajani in 2023
Born (1985-06-08) 8 June 1985 (age 39)[1]
Occupations
  • Actor
  • dancer
  • play director
Years active2010–present
Notable work
Spouse
Gauri Deshmukh
(m. 2014)
Children1
Parent

Gashmeer made his silver screen debut with P. Som Shekar's Hindi film Muskurake Dekh Zara (2010), although only in 2015 did he achieve popularity, when Carry On Maratha, which was his Marathi film debut and Deool Band were released and also won him a Filmfare Award Marathi for Best Male Debut[5]

Personal life

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He is the son of renowned and veteran Marathi actor Ravindra Mahajani.[6] He married Gauri Deshmukh on 28 December 2014.[7] On 21 December 2019, the couple had their first child, a boy, Vyom.[8][9] His father passed away in 2023.[10]

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Most Desirable Men of Maharashtra
Sponsor Year Rank
Film Ref.
The Times of India,
Maharashtra Times
2017 5 [11]
2018 9 [12]
2019 2 [13]
2020 7 [14]

Career

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In 2010, Mahajani made his screen debut with a Bollywood film named Muskurake Dekh Zara as Vivek. This film was commercially unsuccessful. Gashmeer next joined Mumbai's Prithvi Theatre, wherein he enacted various roles and directed.

In 2015, Gashmeer debuted in the Regional Marathi Film Industry with his popular Marathi debut film Carry On Maratha as Maartand opposite actress Kashmira Kulkarni. In the same year, he also starred in another Marathi film Deool Band, where he portrayed the role of Dr. Raghav Shastri. This film saw some success globally.

In 2016, he played Raghu in Kanha and Aditya Rane in One Way Ticket. He also starred in another Bollywood film Dongri Ka Raja as Raja.

In 2017, he was seen as Ajay in Mala Kahich Problem Nahi.

In 2018, he did a crime horror show named Anjaan: Special Crimes Unit, an Indian paranormal investigative series, which aired on Discovery Jeet.

In 2019, he played Sardar Jankoji Shinde in historical Panipat.

In 2020, he portrayed Aditya Deodhar in Bonus. Later he made his web debut with SonyLIV's Shrikant Bashir, an action drama series. From 2020 to 2022, Mahajani was seen in Imlie as Aditya Kumar Tripathi, one of his famous roles, opposite Sumbul Touqueer Khan and Mayuri Deshmukh.

In 2022, he was seen in and as Vishu alongside Mrinmayee Godbole. Next, he was seen in Sarsenapati Hambirrao where he portrayed double roles, Shivaji I and Sambhaji. He was also seen as a contestant in a dance-based reality show Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 10, where he finished at 4th place.[15] He was a judge in Zee Marathi's Dance Maharashtra Dance L'il Masters.

In 2023, he was seen in Colors TV’s serial Tere Ishq Mein Ghayal as Armaan Oberoi.[16]

Filmography

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Films

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Year Title Role Language Notes Ref.
2010 Muskurake Dekh Zara Vivek Hindi
2015 Carry On Maratha Martand Marathi
Deool Band Dr. Raghav Shastri Filmfare Award Marathi Best Male Debut
2016 Kanha Raghu
One Way Ticket Aditya Rane
Dongari Ka Raja Raja Hindi [17]
2017 Mala Kahich Problem Nahi Ajay Marathi
2018 Ek Radha Ek Meera / Rubiks Cube(unreleased) TBA
2019 Panipat Jankoji Shinde Hindi
2020 Bonus Aditya Deodhar Marathi Also choreographer [18]
2022 Vishu Vishu
Dharmaveer Sameer Extended cameo [19]
Sarsenapati Hambirrao Shivaji I / Sambhaji Also choreographer
2024 Chhorii 2 TBA Hindi [20]
Phulwanti TBA Marathi [21]

Television

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Year Title Role Language Notes Ref.
2018–2019 Prema Tujha Rang Kasa season 1 & 2 Host Marathi [22]
2018 Anjaan: Special Crimes Unit ACP Vikrant Singhal Hindi [23]
2020–2022 Imlie Aditya "Adi" Kumar Tripathi [24]
2022 Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 10 Contestant 4th place [25][26][27]
Saavi Ki Savaari Himself Guest [28]
Dance Maharashtra Dance L'il Masters Judge Marathi
2023 Bigg Boss 16 Himself Hindi Guest [29]
Tere Ishq Mein Ghayal Armaan Oberoi [30]
2024–present Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi 14 Contestant [31]

Web series

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Year Title Role Language Ref.
2020 Shrikant Bashir S.O.T. Chief Shrikant Mhatre Hindi
2022 Tu Zakhm Hai Viraj Trehan Hindi [32]
2023 Tu Zakhm Hai (Season 2) Viraj Trehan Hindi
2024 Gunaah Abhimanyu Nayak Hindi

References

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  1. ^ "Happy Birthday Gashmeer Mahajani: FIVE times the talented actor gave us major fitness goals". The Times of India. Retrieved 13 July 2021.
  2. ^ "Happy Birthday Gashmeer Mahajani: FIVE times the talented actor gave us major fitness goals". The Times of India. Retrieved 13 July 2021.
  3. ^ "Gashmeer looks up to dad's yoga habit". The Times of India.
  4. ^ "Gashmeer dedicates films to dad". The Times of India.
  5. ^ "Mohan Joshi praises Gashmeer". The Times of India.
  6. ^ "Here's How Gashmeer Mahajani Is Teaching His Son About Maharashtrian Culture". News18. 13 June 2022. Retrieved 21 September 2022.
  7. ^ "Gashmeer Mahajani's birthday wish for wife Gauri Deshmukh will melt your heart". The Times of India. Retrieved 13 July 2021.
  8. ^ "Gashmeer Mahajani welcomes a baby boy". The Times of India. Retrieved 21 September 2022.
  9. ^ "Gashmeer Mahajani: Not quitting the show". Hindustan Times. 12 November 2021. Retrieved 21 September 2022.
  10. ^ "EXCLUSIVE: Gashmeer Mahajani on his father Ravindra Mahajani's death and online backlash". The Times of India. 24 August 2023. ISSN 0971-8257. Retrieved 26 October 2023.
  11. ^ "Maharashtra's Most Desirable Men 2017". The Times of India. 6 March 2018. Retrieved 14 June 2022.
  12. ^ "Maharashtra's Most Desirable Men 2018". The Times of India. 23 January 2019. Retrieved 14 June 2022.
  13. ^ "Make way for Maharashtra's Most Desirable men of 2019". The Times of India. 29 February 2020. Retrieved 14 June 2022.
  14. ^ "Make Way For The Most Desirable Men Of Maharashtra 2020". The Times of India. 3 June 2021. Retrieved 14 June 2022.
  15. ^ "Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 10 Grand Finale Highlights: 5 top entertaining moments from the last episode". PINKVILLA. 27 November 2022. Archived from the original on 27 January 2023. Retrieved 28 November 2022.
  16. ^ "Ishq Mein Ghayal Promo: 4 Things we liked-disliked about Gashmeer Mahajani, Reem Shaikh, Karan Kundrra's show". PINKVILLA. 1 January 2023. Archived from the original on 2 January 2023. Retrieved 2 January 2023.
  17. ^ "Gashmeer Mahajani: I knew I wanted to be a part of cinema". The Times of India. Retrieved 13 July 2021.
  18. ^ "'Bonus': Character poster of Gashmeer Mahajani as Aditya unveiled!". The Times of India. Retrieved 13 July 2021.
  19. ^ "Dharmaveer Movie Review: Prasad Oak brings Anand Dighe to life in this glorified biopic". The Times of India. Retrieved 27 May 2022.
  20. ^ "'Luv U Mitra': Pooja Sawant and Gashmeer Mahajani to reunite once again on the big screen". The Times of India. Retrieved 13 July 2021.
  21. ^ "धर्मवीर २ नंतर 'मुळशी पॅटर्न'चाही येणार दुसरा भाग; प्रवीण तरडेंची 'खतरनाक' घोषणा". Maharashtra Times (in Marathi). Retrieved 25 February 2023.
  22. ^ "Prema Tujha Rang Kasa: Gashmeer Mahajani will host the new crime show". The Times of India. Retrieved 13 July 2021.
  23. ^ "Gashmeer Mahajani met with an accident". The Times of India. ISSN 0971-8257. Retrieved 25 February 2023.
  24. ^ "Revealed! The real reason why Gashmeer Mahajani is quitting Imlie". The Times of India. Retrieved 6 January 2022.
  25. ^ Maheshwri, Neha. "Dheeraj Dhoopar and Niti Taylor in Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 10". The Times of India.
  26. ^ "Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 10: Imlie fame Gashmeer Mahajani & Nora Fatehi groove on 'Naach Meri Rani'". PINKVILLA. 12 August 2022. Archived from the original on 21 April 2023. Retrieved 16 August 2022.
  27. ^ "TV Newsmakers Today: Ankit Gupta to quit Udaariyaan, Gashmeer Mahajani gets immunity in JDJ 10 and more". Times Now. 7 September 2022. Retrieved 7 September 2022.
  28. ^ "Watch Rubina Dilaik, Gashmeer Mahajani and other celebs perform at Saavi Ki Savaari's Ganesh Utsav". TOI. 23 August 2022. Retrieved 7 September 2022.
  29. ^ "Bigg Boss 16 Grand Finale Highlights". PINKVILLA. 11 February 2023. Archived from the original on 28 June 2023. Retrieved 21 February 2023.
  30. ^ Live, A. B. P. (2 January 2023). "रिलीज होते ही बुरी तरह ट्रोल हुआ 'इश्क में घायल' शो का प्रोमो, देखें रिएक्शन..." www.abplive.com (in Hindi). Retrieved 2 January 2023.
  31. ^ "Meet the Khatron Ke Khiladi 14 Contestants".
  32. ^ "Gashmeer Mahajani on being a part of web series Tu Zakhm Hai". tribuneindia.com. 31 October 2022.
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