Gaurav Khanna

Gaurav Khanna is an Indian television actor and a model. He is known for his roles of Neil in Jeevan Saathi and Akshay in Tere Bin.[1][2]

Gaurav Khanna
Born
NationalityIndian
EducationMBA
OccupationModel, Actor
Years active2003 - present
Known forYeh Pyar Na Hoga Kam
Spouse(s)Akanksha Chamola (24 November 2016 - present)

CareerEdit

Gaurav Khanna worked as a marketing manager in an IT firm for nearly a year before switching careers. He started his career appearing in television commercials.[3][4] His first appearance on a television show was in the hit show Bhabhi as Bhuvan Sareen. His next notable role was in Kumkum – Ek Pyara Sa Bandhan as Sharman Wadhwa. Khanna's first lead role was in Meri Doli Tere Angana in 2007.

Khanna is best known for his role in Yeh Pyar Na Hoga Kam as Abeer Bajpayee opposite Yami Gautam in 2009.

Khanna was seen as a contestant in 9X's dance competition, Jalwa Four 2 Ka 1[5] and made a special appearance on the show Dancing Queen. He was also the host for Season 3 of the show Nachle Ve with Saroj Khan.[6]

He was also seen in popular show CID as Senior Inspector Kavin. He entered 'CID' in Episode 1060.

Personal lifeEdit

In early 2016 Khanna was revealed to be dating television actress Akanksha Chamola.[7][8] The couple were married on 24 November 2016 in his hometown Kanpur.[9][10][11]

TelevisionEdit

Year Show Role Notes
2003–2005 Kayaamat Ritesh
2004 Studio One Sunny Episode 1
2004–2005 Chi and Me Dr. Sharad Batra / Birbal
2005 Siddhant Tanmay Bakshi
2006 Bhabhi Bhuvan Sareen
Sinndoor Tere Naam Ka Sahil
2006–2007 Kumkum – Ek Pyara Sa Bandhan Sharman Wadhwa
2007 Mano Ya Na Mano Aditya Cameo (Episode 57)
Jamegi Jodi. Com Rahul Cameo
Ssshhhh...Phir Koi Hai Ritesh Episode 55
2008 Rajkumar Episodes 96 & 97
Episodes 112 & 113
2007–2008 Meri Doli Tere Angana Ruhaan Oberoi
Ardhangani Nivaan Banerjee
2007-2009 Santaan Shubh Dixit Lead role[12]
2008 Jalwa Four 2 Ka 1 Contestant
2008–2009 Jeevan Saathi Neil Fernandez
2008 Bigg Boss 2 Guest (as Neil) To promote Jeevan Saathi
2009 Balika Vadhu Special appearance
Uttaran
Dancing Queen Guest
2009–2010 Love Ne Mila Di Jodi Prithvi Saxena
Yeh Pyar Na Hoga Kam Abeer Bajpayee
2010–2011 Dil Se Diya Vachan Prem Rajadhyaksha Lead role[13][14]
2011 Sasural Simar Ka Host Of Dancing Competition Cameo
Nachle Ve with Saroj Khan Host Reality show[6]
2011–2012 Beend Banoongaa Ghodi Chadhunga Jai's father
2012 Byaah Hamari Bahoo Ka Gopikishan (Krish) Vaishnav / Real Satya Lead role[15][16]
2012–2013 Hongey Judaa Na Hum Rajeev Mishra
2013 Jo Biwi Se Kare Pyaar Mohit Khanna
2014 C.I.D. Senior Inspector Kavin[17]
Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah
2014–2015 Box Cricket League 1 Contestant Sports reality television show[18]
2015 Hazir Jawab Birbal Birbal Lead role[19]
2015–2016 Chakravartin Ashoka Samrat Samrat Bindusar Maurya
2016 Darr Sabko Lagta Hai Saket / Sarthak (Episode 30)
Box Cricket League 2 Contestant Sports reality television show
Comedy Classes Various Characters
Gangaa Sameer Mirza
Tere Bin Dr. Akshay Sinha Lead role[20]
Yeh Kahan Aa Gaye Hum Guest (as Akshay) Special appearance
Waaris
2016–2017 Chandra Nandini Seleucus I Nicator
2017 Prem Ya Paheli - Chandrakanta Maharaj Harshvardhan / Rajkumar Virendra Singh Lead role[21][22]
2018–2019 Karn Sangini Maharaj Vahush
2018–2020 Laal Ishq Dr. Avinash Episode 4
Sunil Episode 70[23]
Raghav Episode 167
Jaggu Episode 201
2019 Chandragupta Maurya Seleucus I Nicator
2020 Savdhaan India ATS Officer Devdutt Episode 30 & 31
2021 The Socho Project Rahul Kishore (RK)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "TV actor Gaurav Khanna follows Akshay Kumar's footsteps to stay healthy". Hindustan Times. 11 April 2017. Retrieved 30 August 2019.
  2. ^ "Gaurav Khanna: I like doing shows for a shorter time". mid-day. 13 July 2016. Retrieved 30 August 2019.
  3. ^ "I am the most romantic guy on television: Gaurav Khanna - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 30 August 2019.
  4. ^ "TV actor Gaurav Khanna continues with his stint on the ad space with TV commercials - Times of India ►". The Times of India. Retrieved 30 August 2019.
  5. ^ Baddhan, Raj (23 October 2008). "9X to launch new 'Jalwa' series in Sunday slot". BizAsia | Media, Entertainment, Showbiz, Events and Music. Retrieved 30 August 2019.
  6. ^ a b Team, Tellychakkar. "Akshay Sethi to participate, Gaurav Khanna to host Nachle Ve". Tellychakkar.com. Retrieved 30 August 2019.
  7. ^ Bureau, ABP News (27 March 2016). "REVEALED: TV actor Gaurav Khanna is DATING 'Swaragini' actress!". www.abplive.in. Retrieved 30 August 2019.
  8. ^ "Gaurav Khanna is dating 'Swaragini' actress - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 30 August 2019.
  9. ^ "Tere Bin actor Gaurav Khanna to marry Swaragini's Akanksha Chamola, see pics". The Indian Express. 25 October 2016. Retrieved 30 August 2019.
  10. ^ "Gaurav and Akanksha's starry wedding in Kanpur - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 30 August 2019.
  11. ^ "Gaurav Khanna's big Kanpur wedding - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 30 August 2019.
  12. ^ "Sayonara Santaan". Hindustan Times. 3 March 2009. Retrieved 30 August 2019.
  13. ^ "Playing on the extremes!". Hindustan Times. 8 November 2010. Retrieved 30 August 2019.
  14. ^ "Nothing exciting so far - Indian Express". archive.indianexpress.com. Retrieved 30 August 2019.
  15. ^ "Gaurav Khanna in Byah Hamari Bahu Ka - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 30 August 2019.
  16. ^ Das, Soumitra (26 November 2012). "Shrenu Parikh heaps praises on co-actor Gaurav Khanna". The Times of India. Retrieved 12 January 2019.
  17. ^ "Gaurav Khanna wants CID team in BCL | TV - Times of India Videos". timesofindia.indiatimes.com. Retrieved 30 August 2019.
  18. ^ "Photos: Mumbai Warriors team launch". mid-day. Retrieved 30 August 2019.
  19. ^ "Hasan-Gaurav are the new Akbar Birbal - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 30 August 2019.
  20. ^ "Wanted to become doctor, now getting to play one on TV: Gaurav Khanna". The Indian Express. 5 July 2016. Retrieved 30 August 2019.
  21. ^ "Gaurav Khanna to play the lead in Life OK's Chandrakanta and Chandan Anand to play the bad guy - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 30 August 2019.
  22. ^ "Actor Gaurav Khanna changes look for Virendra's role in Chandrakanta". The Times of India. 14 April 2017. Retrieved 28 September 2020.
  23. ^ Team, Tellychakkar. "Gaurav Khanna and Sukriti Kandpal in Laal Ishq". Tellychakkar.com. Retrieved 30 August 2019.

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