Sameer Sharma (03 May 1976 – 04 August 2020) was an Indian television and film actor. He was best known for his portrayal of Shaurya Maheshwari in Yeh Rishtey Hain Pyaar Ke, Brij in Jyoti, Nitin in Dil Kya Chahta Hai and Krishna Agarwall in Kahaani Ghar Ghar Kii. He was found hanging in his kitchen at his Mumbai residence on 05 August 2020.
|Died||4 August 2020 (aged 44)|
|Cause of death||Suicide by hanging|
Later, he moved to Mumbai to pursue his career in acting. He made his television debut with STAR One's Dil Kya Chahta Hai (as Nitin) and following that, played Krishna Agarwal in Kahaani Ghar Ghar Ki.
Later, Sharma played a negative role as Brijesh in NDTV Imagine's Jyoti. He also landed the lead role opposite Reena Kapoor in Sahara One's longest running show and Rajshri Productions show, Woh Rehne Waali Mehlon Ki as Rishabh Johri.
He also appeared in the television show Iss Pyaar Ko Kya Naam Doon? 2
Apart from acting, Sharma had been a part of several ad campaigns and modeling assignments.
Sameer was found dead at the age of 44 at his residence in Malad West, Mumbai on the night of 5 August 2020. The police said on 06 August, "Looking at body's condition, it's suspected that he died by suicide two days back." His body was discovered hanging from his kitchen's ceiling fan  by the security guard. Police said that no suicide note was found at the spot.
|2004–2007||Kahaani Ghar Ghar Kii ||Krishna Agarwal|
|2006||Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi ||Tusshar|
|2006||Sssshhh Phir Koi Hai||Episodic Role in "TattooMan" and "Senapati"|
|2005–2007||Dil Kya Chahta Hai||Nitin Pasricha|
|2006–2008||Left Right Left||Navin Singh Ahluwalia|
|2010–2011||Woh Rehne Waali Mehlon Ki||Rishabh Johri|
|2011||Geet Hui Sabse Parayee||Dev Singh Khurana|
|2013–2015||Iss Pyaar Ko Kya Naam Doon? 2||Varad Agnihotri|
|2014||Hasee Toh Phasee||Nitin Bhardwaj||Debut Bollywood film|
|2016||A.I.SHA My Virtual Girlfriend||ACP Adil Sheikh||Web Series|
|2017||Ittefaq||Shekhar Sinha||Bollywood film|
|2019–2020||Yeh Rishtey Hain Pyaar Ke||Shaurya Maheshwari||Final role|
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- IANS. "Popular Indian actor Sameer Sharma found hanging from kitchen ceiling". Khaleej Times. Retrieved 6 August 2020.
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- "Zee TV presents new show - Bhootu,The Friendly Bhoot". Adgully.