(Last Updated on : 04/04/2016)
Shaheer Sheikh is a lawyer turned Indian television actor
. He is best known for his lead role Vir Mehra in the series "Kya Mast Hai Life" on Disney Channel India
and as Anant Bajpai in "Navya... Naye Dhadkan Naye Sawaal" on STAR Plus
. He has also played the role of Nana Sahib in the show "Jhansi Ki Rani". He was also seen as Arjuna in the popular historical show "Mahabharat". Currently, he is seen in Yash Patnaiks show "Kuch Rang Pyar Ke Aise Bhi".
He also worked in one Indonesian film "Turis Romantis" and appeared in two seasons of the show "Cinta di Langit Taj Mahal". He also hosted few Indonesian shows which include "Asias Got Talent" and "Panah Asmara Arjuna".
Early Life of Shaheer Sheikh
Shaheer Sheikh was born on 26th March 1984 into a Muslim family. He was born in Bhaderwah district of the Jammu
region, Jammu and Kashmir
. He has completed his schooling from Hari Singh Higher Secondary School, Jammu. He has done his graduation in Bachelor of Laws (L.L.B.) from New Law College, Bharati Vidyapeeth University, Pune
. He also owns an event management company.
Career of Shaheer Sheikh
Shaheer Sheikh started his career as a photographer
and model but later become an actor. He started his acting career with the television series
, "Sanya" where he played Arjun Shekhawat, Sanyas love interest. However his first ever noticeable role was in the show, "Kya Mast Hai Life" on Disney Channel India and "Jhansi Ki Rani" on Zee TV
. He then acted in "Best of Luck Nikki" on Disney Channel India as a recur character. After that he appeared in "Navya. Naye Dhadkan Naye Sawaal" on STAR Plus. Then he appeared in "Teri Meri Love Stories" on STAR Plus. He was last seen as Arjun in the popular mythological show "Mahabharat" which aired on STAR Plus. Currently, he is seen in Yash Patnaiks show "Kuch Rang Pyar Ke Aise Bhi" on Sony TV
In 2014, he hosted two Indonesian reality shows along with his co-stars from "Mahabharat" which were "Panah Asmara Arjuna" and "The New Eat Bulaga! Indonesia". He hosted the reality show
"Asias Got Talent". He also appeared in two seasons of the fiction show, "Cinta Di Langit Taj Mahal" alongside Ravi Bhatia.
In 2015, Shaheer Sheikh featured in an Indonesian film named "Turis Romantis" alongside Kirana Larasati and Mike Muliadro. He played the role of Azan Khan, an Indian tourist.
Achievements of Shaheer Sheikh
In 2011, he won the "Taaza Male Award" and the "Great Face of the Year Award" at the BIG Television Awards for "Navya".
Filmography of Shaheer Sheikh
"Turis Romantis" (2015) (Indonesian film)
Filmography of Shaheer Sheikh in Television
"Kya Mast Hai Life" (2009)
"Jhansi Ki Rani" (2010)
"Best Of Luck Nikki" (2011)
"Navya... Naye Dhadkan Naye Sawaal" (2011)
"Diwali Rishton Ki Mithas" (2011)
"Teri Meri Love Stories" (2012)
"The New Eat Bulaga! Indonesia" (2014)
"Panah Asmara Arjuna" (2014)
"Cinta Di Langit Taj Mahal" (Season 1) (2015)
"Cinta Di Langit Taj Mahal" (Season 2) (2015)
"Asias Got Talent" (2015)
"Kuch Rang Pyar Ke Aise Bhi" (2016-present)