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Arpit Ranka Wiki And Biography

Arpit Ranka is a model turned Indian actor. He was the winner of 'Best Body' at Gladrags few years ago. After winning the best body title, he has done modeling and also starred in several Tamil and Telegu films. He is a new face in television industry. Arpit portrayed the role of Duryodhan in Swastik Production's mythological show Mahabharat on star plus. He was seen alongwith his wife Nidhi in celebrity dance reality show Nach Baliye 7. He will be seen in upcoming Tamil action movie Bhooloham.


Personal Profile Details

Name : Arpit Ranka

Born on : Unknown

Birth Place : Bhilwara, Rajasthan, India

Real Age : Unknown

Height : 6'1"

Weight : 80kg (Approx)

Spouse : Nidhi Somani Ranka (m. 2012)

Occupation : Model, Actor

Debut Show : Mahabharat

Famous Character : Duryodhan

Years active : 2010 - Present

Upcoming Movie: Bhooloham

Arpit Ranka

In Bhooloham Movie

Bhooloham is an upcoming Indian Tamil action movie directed by N. Kalyanakrishnan and produced by Aascar Films. It stars Jayam Ravi and Trisha Krishnan in the lead roles, while Prakash Raj plays another pivotal role. Arpit Ranka will also be seen playing the role as Destroyer Dayal.


Latest News

Rohit Khurana and Arpit Ranka are going to be a part of MSG 2 which will soon be going to release in August. They will be seen playing an important role in the movie. Arpit will be seen as a Tribal's leader and Rohit as a cop.



Rajasthani Boy Arpit Ranka is married to Bhilwara girl Nidhi Ranka. They got married on October 17, 2012. He got a lot of appreciation for playing Duryodhan and said the reason he can portray the character so well is because he relates to him in many ways. He said " I'm enjoying the attention that the girls are showering on me. I just hope my wife doesn't kill me for this. But on a serious note I respect women a lot in real life."

In Nach Baliye 7

Arpit Ranka was seen alongwith his wife Nidhi Ranka in dance reality show Nach Baliye season 7. The couple tried their best and gave an honest effort in each performance but got eliminated.


Duryodhan in Mahabharat

Arpit played the most powerful character of Duryodhan in Star Plus' popular mythological show Mahabharat and he also feels that he has certain qualities of Duryodhan.

Arpit said, "I think whatever Duryodhan has done there is a strong reason to back his actions. Maybe I would have reacted the same way like on a personal level too." Arpit has a great body and has also grown long hair to suit the perfect look of Duryodhan.



Paiyaa (Telugu film)

Mahabharat (2013 TV series)


What does fitness mean to you?
Fitness for me is everything. For an actor staying healthy is very important.

What efforts do you take to stay in shape?
I exercise daily, eat food on proper time and drink lots of water.

Are you conscious about your food choices?
I am a pure vegetarian so I prefer eating healthy food.

Is there any sport you are skilled at?

A celebrity's body you admire?
I admire myself.

What is your fitness secret?
Focusing mainly on exercising as from past 15 years, I am regularly going to the gym.