Harshad Arora ProfileHarshad Arora is an Indian model and actor popular in television industry. He was born on September 3, 1987 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 series Beintehaa on Colors. As a model he had done several commercial photoshoots too. As per the sources, the Beintehaa actor will soon join the other contestants to Cape Town for Khatron Ke Khiladi season 6.
Personal ProfileName : Harshad Arora
Birth place : Delhi
Current Residence : Mumbai
Date of birth : September 3, 1987
Age : 27 years
Zodiac Sign : Virgo
Height : 5'7"(approx)
Occupation : Model and Actor
Girlfriend/MarriageAccording to the sources, Harshad is currently dating his co-star Gunjan Vijaya who plays his sister-in-law in the show. But Gunjan refuted the news and said, "This is not true. We are great friends and in fact, it's a trio of Harshad, me and Vivek Madan. We are like a gang of three boys. It's funny to even think of it. I don't know who is spreading such rumours."
Zain in BeintehaanBeintehaa was a Muslim focused serial which followed the story of Zain and Aaliya produced by Farhan Salaruddin in association with Fortune Banners. The handsome model-turned-actor Harshad has played the lead role of Zain Abdullah and Preetika Rao (sister of Amrita Rao) was 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."
In Khatron Ke Khiladi 6Khatron Ke Khiladi season 6 seems to be a party for good looking people. Among the list of contestants from TV and Bollywood, another name gets added to the show's impressive list, it's none other than handome Harshad Arora. He has tried his level best fighting his fears but have been evicted from the contest.
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)?