Harshad Arora ProfileHarshad Arora is an Indian model and new-comer in the television industry. He was born on September 3, in New Delhi. He is a Delhiite to the core as he was born and brought up in the capital city. He has attended Ryan International School and did B.Sc. in Mathematical Science from Delhi University (DU). After doing his graduation from DU, he opted for his Master's in the field of Advertising and PR. He has also worked in a PR agency for a while.
He started modelling while he was in college and had won a modelling contest. After that offers kept coming and he did modelling for three years. Later, he worked with a PR company for one and a half years. While he was working for a PR Company, he was constantly getting television offers so he felt like giving it a shot. He flew to Mumbai and after spending mere 9 - 10 months in the city he got the famous role of 'Zain' in the new televison series Beintehaa on Colors. As a model he had done several commercial photoshoots too.
Personal ProfileName : Harshad Arora
Birth place : Delhi
Current Residence : Mumbai
Date of birth : September 3
Age : 26 years approx.
Zodiac Sign : Virgo Height : 5'7"(approx)
Occupation : Model and Actor
Girlfriend/MarriageNewbie Harshad is currently dating to his co-star Gunjan Vijaya who plays sister-in-law in the show. While many had expected Hashad and his onscreen lover Preetika Rao (Aaliya) to be romantically involved, this latest development seems to have miffed the fans. While Harshad said, they are good friends.
Zain in BeintehaanColors channel has come up with its new feature presentation "Beintehaa", which is produced by Farhan Salaruddin in association with Fortune Banners. The handsome model-turned-actor Harshad is playing the lead role of Zain Abdullah and Preetika Rao (sister of Amrita Rao) is seen playing the role of Aaliya, female lead of the show.
Harshad said, "Zain is a man of today. He has a very contemporary and modern outlook towards life because he has grown up in Mumbai and studied in London. He has a constant tussle with Aaliya because they are very similar in terms of their likes and dislikes but he is quite impulsive."
FamilyHarshad's family lives in Delhi. He has not been able to visit his family because of his busy shooting schedule for the daily soap. He said "My family stays in the capital and they keep asking me to visit them, but I haven't been able to go since the show went on air."
FavouritesFavourite show : Comedy Nights with Kapil
Favourite song : Pani Da Rang
Dream holiday destination : Ibiza
Inspiration actors : Tom Hanks, Johnny Depp and Leonardo DiCaprio
Latest NewsHarshad, the good-looking Zain of Colors - Beintehaa enjoys being in the limelight. In quick time, the young lad has managed to earn a pretty decent fan-following and believes in working hard and partying hard. Harshad expressed his love for partying when he said, "I am very fond of parties. I think that is the best time when I can be around with my set of friends."
InterviewPersonal fitness mantra?
I believe in eating healthy food and taking a good night's sleep.
Personal diet mantra?|
I had to follow a very strict diet after I opted for Beintehaa to play Zain for the perfection needed. I had to increase the intake of fibre and protein in my diet and cut down carbohydrate percent. I have been following the same till date.
I try to hit the gym as much as possible but on days when I have a hectic shooting schedule, I make sure that I at least go for jogging. Are you a vegetarian or a non-vegetarian?
I have been a vegetarian throughout my life.
I love eating Lebanese, Italian, Moroccan, Continental and Indian food.
I have an obsession for dark chocolates.
My favourite drink (non-alcoholic)?