Mohsin Khan (actor)

Mohsin Khan (born October 26, 1991) is an Indian television actor known for portraying the role of Kartik Goenka in Star Plus' Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai.[2]

Mohsin Khan
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Mohsin Khan
Born (1991-10-26) 26 October 1991 (age 29)[1]
Alma materMithibai College, Mumbai
Years active2014–Present
Known forNisha Aur Uske Cousins
Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai
Dream Girl

Early life

Mohsin Khan is a Gujarati Muslims, who was born and brought up in Nadiad, Gujarat. Initially, he was named Waseem, but soon, his father changed his name to Mohsin Khan.[3] He has a strong connection to Gujarat because of fond memories of his childhood years in Nadiad and tries to visit his family there, regularly.[4][5] His family includes his father Abdul Waheed Khan, mother Mehzabin Khan, sister Zeba Ahmed, brother-in-law Dr. Taha Ahmed and younger brother Sajjad Khan.[6][7]

Mohsin has completed his schooling from Children's Academy, Mumbai. After that he enrolled in Mithibai College, Mumbai.

During his college days, Mohsin started doing advertisements, cameos and parallel leads in a few shows.[8]

His first appearance on television was in an advertisement for Ceat tyres, when he was 18, which gained him a paycheck of Rs. 10,000.[9]


Khan started his career as the second assistant director on the film Koyelaanchal.[10] He made his television debut with Star Plus's Nisha Aur Uske Cousins, but rose to fame playing Kartik Goenka in Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai, opposite Shivangi Joshi.[11][12]


In 2017, Mohsin was the highest placed newcomer in Eastern Eye's 50 Sexiest Asian Men in the world, holding seventeenth place.[13]

In 2018, he was placed at the sixth spot in the list of Sexiest Asian Men,[14] and was ranked fifth in Biz Asia's TV Personality List.[15]


Year Shows Role Channel Ref
2014 Love by Chance Jignesh UTV Bindass
Meri Aashiqui Tum Se Hi Roumil Colors TV
Nisha Aur Uske Cousins Ritesh Star Plus [16]
2015 Pyaar Tune Kya Kiya Suraj Zing
Dream Girl - Ek Ladki Deewani Si Samar Sareen Life Ok [17]
2016 Pyaar Tune Kya Kiya (TV series) Girish Zing [18]
2016–Present Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai Kartik Goenka Star Plus [2]
2019 Yeh Rishtey Hain Pyaar Ke

Awards and nominations

Year Award Category Show Result ref
2018 Kalakar Awards Best Actor Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai Nominated
Gold Awards Best Onscreen Jodi

(With Shivangi Joshi)

Won [19]
2019 Best Actor Male (Popular) [20]

See also


  1. ^ "Mohsin Khan celebrates birthday on the sets of Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai with the entire cast". Times Of India. 27 October 2020.
  2. ^ a b "'Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai' leap: 'Dream Girl' actor Mohsin Khan to romance grown-up Naira?". International Business Times, India Edition. Retrieved 7 June 2016.
  3. ^ "Story behind Mohsin Khan's name!". The Tribune.
  4. ^ Jambhekar, Shruti (22 April 2017). "Gujarati actors make it big on Hindi prime time TV". The Times of India. Ahmedabad. Archived from the original on 15 July 2018. Retrieved 28 October 2018.
  5. ^ "Facts about Mohsin Khan". Desimartini.
  6. ^ "Mohsin Khan: The true family man". Iwmbuzz.
  7. ^ "Mohsin Khan is no different in real life". Tellychakkar.
  8. ^ "Mohsin Khan: Did you know about the commercials brands he had been part of?". fuzionproductions.
  9. ^ "Everything you Need to Know about Television Heart throb, Mohsin Khan". Iwmbuzz.
  10. ^ "Feared dead, TV actor Mohsin Khan confirms he's alive and well". India Today.
  11. ^ "Mohsin Khan takes his fans through a journey of ALL his shows". Indiaforums.
  12. ^ "Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai's Mohsin Khan finally accepts he is single". The Times of India.
  13. ^ "Sexiest Asian Men 2017: Vivian Dsena, Ashish Sharma in top 5; Mohsin Khan makes it to the list". ibtimes.
  14. ^ "Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai's Mohsin Khan voted sixth sexiest Asian man". Indiatoday.
  15. ^ "List of TV personality 2018". Bizasialive.
  16. ^ "Mohsin Khan talks about his role in Nisha Aur Uske Cousins!". Bollywoodhelpline.
  17. ^ "Mohsin Khan to now exit Life OK's Dream Girl". Telly Chakkar. 30 October 2015. Retrieved 5 June 2016.
  18. ^ "Mohsin Khan in 'Pyaar Tune Kya Kiya'". India forums.
  19. ^ "Zee Gold Awards 2018 Full Winners List!". DNA.
  20. ^ "Gold Awards 2019 Winners List Surbhi Chandna Hina Khan Mohsin Khan win big". Mid-day. Retrieved 21 October 2019.

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