(Last Updated on : 25/06/2016)
Naman Shaw is an Indian television actor
, who came into the limelight with the role of Pushkar Shukla in the Balaji Telefilms drama series Kasamh Se, which aired on Zee TV
. He was also noted for his roles of Nakul Virani in Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi
and Nihaal Garewal in Kasautii Zindagii Kay.
Early Life of Naman Shaw
Born on December 18, 1982 in Kolkata
, West Bengal
, Naman Shaw completed his schooling from St. Josephs College. He participated in the 2003 Grasim Mr. India pageant, where he was presented the “Best Smile Award”. In the year 2004, he participated in Zee TV's talent hunt show India's Best Cinestars Ki Khoj, where he finished in the top 15.
Television Career of Naman Shaw
Post finishing in the top 15 of India's Best Cinestars Ki Khoj, Naman Shaw stayed back in Mumbai
, giving auditions for different roles and in six months time, he bagged a role in the television soap Kasamh Se of Balaji Telefilms. Thus he made his television
debut portraying the character Pushkar Shukla in the serial
, alongside Prachi Desai
, Roshni Chopra
and Ram Kapoor
. He was next seen in another premier Balaji Telefilms soap opera 'Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi', as Nakul Virani, the character of the son of Ganga and Sahil Virani, appearing alongside Kratika Sengar and Anita Hassanandani
. He was then seen in a brief role in Kasturi as Kasturi's fiancée Girish. He also appeared as Nihaal Garewal in Kasautii Zindagii Kay, alongside Kratika Sengar. He later had another brief role of Vidhyud in Kahe Naa Kahe that aired on 9X channel.
Naman was seen in different television shows, namely Sony TV
s Jeet Jayenge Hum, Ssshhhh...Phir Koi Hai
on STAR One
, Rakt Sambandh and Beend Banoongaa Ghodi Chadhunga on NDTV
Imagine, Khushiyon Kii Gullak Aashi on Sony Pal and Colors TV's popular show Kairee - Rishta Khatta Meetha, as Anuj replacing Jay Bhanushali
. He also participated in the dance reality show
Nach Baliye 4, along with TV actress Megha Gupta
, the couple finishing runner-up.
Naman Shaw was seen in Life OKs TV drama Piya Rangrezz as Aditya Pratap Singh, and is currently seen as lead antagonist Kunj Manohar Sarna in Zee TVs romantic drama Tashan-e-Ishq, earlier played by Sidhant Gupta. It also features Jasmin Bhasin
and Zain Imam in the lead roles. He has been associated with Balaji Telefilms in his television career.
Television Shows featuring Naman Shaw
Naman Shaw has featured in the following television shows as the alongside mentioned characters.
Indian TV Actors
Hindi TV Serials
Indian Television Actresses
Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi
||Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi
||Kasautii Zindagii Kay
||Kahe Naa Kahe
||Jeet Jayenge Hum
||Ssshhhh...Phir Koi Hai - Trittya
||Beend Banoongaa Ghodi Chadhunga
||Kairee - Rishta Khatta Meetha
||Anuj Shrivastav / Abhay Shrivastav
||Khushiyon Kii Gullak Aashi
||Aditya Pratap Singh
||Kunj Manohar Sarna