Karan Grover

Karan V Grover (born 22 June 1982)[1] is an Indian television actor. He is best known for his portrayal of Arjun in Saarrthi, Shantanu Kant in Bahu Hamari Rajni Kant and Dr. Rohit Sippy in Kahaan Hum Kahaan Tum.

Karan Grover
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Karan V Grover in 2008
Born (1982-06-22) 22 June 1982 (age 38)
Alma materInstitute of Technology, Mumbai
Occupation
  • Actor
  • anchor
Years active2004—present

Early lifeEdit

Grover was born and raised in Mumbai. He stays with his parents and younger brother.[2]

Grover did chemical engineering from Institute of Technology, Mumbai and an event management course from National Institute of Event Management. He worked as event manager for a year before receiving an offer to appear on Gladrags.[2][3][4]

CareerEdit

Grover worked with Omung Kumar's event management company for a year before participating in the Gladrags contest in 2004. He was amongst the top five finalists.[2]

For a year and a half, he was a VJ with Zee Music but he was not satisfied and wanted to do something different.[2]

He made his television debut in 2004 as Arjun Goenka in Saarrthi.[2] After which he appeared in several shows, including Meri Awaz Ko Mil Gayi Roshni, Woh Rehne Waali Mehlon Ki, Yahaaan Main Ghar Ghar Kheli, Hum Aapke Hain In Laws, Teri Meri Love Stories and Lakhon Mein Ek and Punar Vivah.[2] In 2007, he participated in Star Plus's Nach Baliye 3 with Kavita Kaushik.[4][5]

In 2015, Grover made his film debut with Wedding Pullav where he played J. In 2016, he played Shantanu Kant in Bahu Hamari Rajni Kant opposite Ridhima Pandit. He also appeared in Vikram Bhatt's web series Spotlight 2 which aired on Viu.

From 2019 to 2020, Grover portrayed Dr. Rohit Sippy in Star Plus's Kahaan Hum Kahaan Tum opposite Dipika Kakar.[6]

FilmographyEdit

FilmsEdit

TelevisionEdit

Year Serial Role
2004–2007 Saarrthi[7] Arjun Goenka
2006 Ssshhhh...Phir Koi Hai Adi (Episode 7)
2007–2008 Meri Awaz Ko Mil Gayi Roshni[8] Raj Malik
2007 Nach Baliye Contestant
2007–2009 Woh Rehne Waali Mehlon Ki[9] Rishabh Rathod
2008 Ssshhhh...Phir Koi Hai - Chakravyuh Rajit (Episode 64 & Episode 65)
2009–2012 Yahaaan Main Ghar Ghar Kheli[10] Karan Prasad/Ranchod Tiwari/Siddharth Kumar
2012 Teri Meri Love Stories[11] Rohit
2012 Lakhon Mein Ek[12] Malhar
2013 Hum Aapke Hain In Laws[13] Gulshan Grover
2013 Punar Vivah - Ek Nayi Umeed[14] Raj Jakhotia
2014 Savdhaan India Jeevan
2015 Gulmohar Grand[15] Charlie
2015 CID Himself
2016–2017 Bahu Hamari Rajni Kant Shantanu Kant/Shaan
2017 The Drama Company Himself
2018 Spotlight Vicky Verma
2018 Vodka Shots Shlok
2018-present Shitty Ideas Trending Rishi
2019–2020 Kahaan Hum Kahaan Tum Dr. Rohit Sippy
2021 Wagle Ki Duniya – Nayi Peedhi Naye Kissey Arnav Sachdev (Episode 40)

Awards and nominationsEdit

Year Award Category Show Result
2012 Zee Rishtey Awards Popular Face (Male) Yahan Main Ghar Ghar Kheli Won
2014 Kalakar Awards Best Actor (Male) Punar Vivah Won
2019 Gold Awards Best Actor (Male) Kahaan Hum Kahaan Tum Nominated
2019 Iconic Achievers Award Most Promising TV Actor Kahaan Hum Kahaan Tum Won

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Kahaan Hum Kahaan Tum actor Karan V Grover's eco-friendly birthday celebrations". India Today.
  2. ^ a b c d e f "Instead of participating, I would like to host reality shows: Karan V Grover". Tellychakkar.com. 15 December 2012. Retrieved 24 May 2013.
  3. ^ "Kavita has "forgotten "Karan's face and Karan "doesn't like talking" about Kavita anymore". Tellychakkar.com. Retrieved 24 May 2013.
  4. ^ a b "I did Nach Baliye only after a lot of persuasion". The Times of India. 13 January 2013. Archived from the original on 15 December 2013. Retrieved 24 May 2013.
  5. ^ "Karan to play a henpecked husband". The Times of India. 7 January 2013. Archived from the original on 21 October 2013. Retrieved 24 May 2013.
  6. ^ "Dipika Kakar- Karan V Grover's show to be titled as Kahaan Hum- Kahaan Tum, Producer Sandip Sikcand confirms - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 8 May 2019.
  7. ^ Khan, Shameem (27 May 2007). "Karan quits Sarrthi". DNA India. Retrieved 8 October 2019.
  8. ^ "Image trap doesn't bother Karan Grover «". Businessofcinema.com. 27 February 2012. Retrieved 24 May 2013.
  9. ^ IANS (3 July 2018). "Karan V. Grover opens up on mistaken identity (TV Snippets)". Business Standard India. Retrieved 1 April 2021.
  10. ^ "Yahaaan Main Ghar Ghar Kheli Karan V Grover wants to be filmmaker". Metromasti.com. 15 January 2012. Retrieved 24 May 2013.
  11. ^ Purva Desai, TNN (25 September 2012). "Karan V Grover back on TV as Rohit!". The Times of India. Archived from the original on 21 October 2013. Retrieved 24 May 2013.
  12. ^ "Laakhon Mein Ek". DesiRulez. Retrieved 24 May 2013.
  13. ^ "Lapataganj makes way for Hum Apke Hai In laws". The Times of India. 27 December 2012. Archived from the original on 15 December 2013. Retrieved 24 May 2013.
  14. ^ "My duty is not to let the viewers down: Karan V Grover". The Times of India. 20 May 2013. Archived from the original on 16 June 2013. Retrieved 24 May 2013.
  15. ^ "Gulmohar Grand - Episode 4". Star India. 24 May 2015.

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