Piyush Sahdev

Piyush Sahdev (12 March 1982) is an Indian television actor.[1] He is known for playing the role of Lord Rama in Life OK's Devon Ke Dev...Mahadev and Samay in Sony TV's Beyhadh.[2] He has also played the role of Kabeer Tripathi (KT) in Zee TV's Sapne Suhane Ladakpan Ke.[3][4] He played the role of Abu Fazl in Colors TV's Dastaan-E-Mohabbat: Salim Anarkali.

Piyush Sahdev
Born (1982-03-12) 12 March 1982 (age 39)
Years active2004 – present
Akangsha Rawat
(m. 2012; separated 2017)
RelativesGireesh Sahdev (brother)
Meher Vij (sister)


Sahdev made his television debut with Meet Mila De Rabba on Sony TV where he played the lead role of Kulwant Singh. After that he was seen in Ghar Ek Sapnaa, Geet and Mann Kee Awaaz Pratigya. Then he played the role of Abhigyan in Hum Ne Li Hai- Shapath.[5] He also played the lead role of Kabir in Zee TV's Sapne Suhane Ladakpan Ke.[6][7] In 2017, Sahdev entered Sony TV's Beyhadh as Samay, which garnered him a lot of appreciation. In the same year, Sahdev joined Colors TV's Devanshi. In 2018, he played the role of Siraj in Zee TV's Ishq Subhan Allah. Also, he portrayed the role of Abu Fazl in Colors TV's Dastaan-E-Mohabbat: Salim Anarkali.[8]

Personal lifeEdit

Sahdev was born on 12 March 1982 and hails from Delhi, India.[9][10][11] Piyush has a younger sister Vaishali aka Meher Vij.[12][13] His brother Gireesh Sahdev is also an actor.[14][15] He married his friend Akangsha Rawat on 25 June 2012. They divorced in 2017.[16][17] On 24 November 2017, Sahdev was arrested after a woman lodged an FIR at the Versova Police Station, Mumbai accusing him of rape.[18][19]


Year Serial Role Notes
2004 Special Squad Bobby Episodic role
2007-2009 Ghar Ek Sapnaa Sharad Supporting Role[20]
2007-2008 Har Ghar Kuch Kehta Hai Varun Supporting Role
2008-2009 Meet Mila De Rabba Kulwant Singh Lead Role
2010 Geet Arjun Singh Rathore Cameo
2011-2012 Mann Kee Awaaz Pratigya Aman Mathur Negative Role[21]
2012-2013 Hum Ne Li Hai- Shapath Senior Inspector Abhigyan Parallel Lead[22]
2013 Devon Ke Dev...Mahadev Lord Rama Supporting Role[23]
2013-2015 Sapne Suhane Ladakpan Ke Kabeer Tripathi Lead Role[24]
2014 Encounter Inspector Anil Barve Episodic Role
2017 Beyhadh Rajeev Randhawa/Samay Ahuja Supporting Role
Devanshi Pavan Bakshi Lead Role
2018 Ishq Subhan Allah Siraj Ahmed Negative Role
2018-2019 Dastaan-E-Mohabbat: Salim Anarkali Abul Fazl
2019 Yeh Teri Galiyan Mr Shekhawat

Music videosEdit

Year Song Artists Singers Lyrics Music Director Company
2019 Saanwal Reewa Rathod, Piyush Sahdev Reewa Rathod Traditional and Spanish by Reewa Rathod Traditional Shiv Kumar

Zee Music[25]


  1. ^ "It's very tough to survive in showbiz without a godfather: Piyush Sahdev - Times of India". The Times of India.
  2. ^ "I always wanted to play Ram: Piyush Sahdev - Times of India". The Times of India.
  3. ^ "Piyush Sahdev enjoys playing fashion designer - Times of India". The Times of India.
  4. ^ "Will connect with my mother's soul in trance therapy session: Piyush Sahdev - Times of India". The Times of India.
  5. ^ "Piyush Sahdev is back in action - Times of India". The Times of India.
  6. ^ "Piyush replaces Nikkhil in 'Sapne Suhane Ladakpan Ke' - Times of India". The Times of India.
  7. ^ "Looks do matter to become an actor: Piyush Sahdev - Times of India". The Times of India.
  8. ^ "Piyush Sahdev to play Abu Fazl in Colors' Daastan-E-Mohabbat: Salim Anarkali". Tellychakkar.
  9. ^ Namboodiri, Narayan (24 November 2017). "Piyush Sahdev: TV actor arrested for raping 23-year-old fashion designer". The Times of India. Retrieved 1 October 2020.
  10. ^ "Telly stars at Piyush Sahdev's b'day". The Times of India. 13 March 2011. Retrieved 1 October 2020.
  11. ^ "I miss my friends in Delhi: Piyush Sahdev - Times of India". The Times of India.
  12. ^ TV actor Piyush arrested for rape; sister Meher Vij of Secret Superstar fame clueless Deccan Chronicle 26 November 2017
  13. ^ "Real-life telly Siblings celebrate rakhi - Times of India". The Times of India.
  14. ^ "EXCLUSIVE! TV actor Piyush Sahdev arrested on rape charges". BombayTimes.
  15. ^ Abbasi, Mehfooz (29 November 2017). "Piyush Sahdev's Ex-Wife Akangsha Rawat Spills The Beans On The Actor Following Rape Allegations". India.com. Retrieved 2 June 2019.
  16. ^ "Wedding bells for Piyush Sahdev & Akangsha Rawat!". The Times of India. 4 June 2012. Retrieved 23 January 2021.
  17. ^ Farzeen, Sana (10 August 2017). "Exclusive: Piyush Sahdev confirms separation from wife Akangsha Rawat". The Indian Express. Retrieved 23 January 2021.
  18. ^ Kushal Tandon on Beyhadh co-star Piyush Sahdev’s rape chargesThe Indian Express 26 November 2017
  19. ^ "Beyhadh actor Piyush Sahdev charged with rape, arrested in Mumbai". Hindustan Times. 24 November 2017.
  20. ^ "Piyush Sachdev was stalked by a female fan". Deccan Chronicle. 8 December 2013.
  21. ^ "Piyush Sachdev toughens up for cop role". Zee News. 20 January 2012.
  22. ^ Unnikrishnan, Chaya (14 June 2013). "Piyush Sachdev to play Ram". DNA India.
  23. ^ Devon Ke Dev Mahadev has made my career: Piyush Sahdev
  24. ^ "Meeting with differently abled children moves Piyush Sahdev - Times of India". The Times of India.
  25. ^ Zee Music Company (17 January 2019). "Saanwal - Official Music Video - Reewa Rathod". Retrieved 22 January 2019 – via YouTube.

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