Pulkit Samrat ProfilePulkit Samrat is a model turned actor who now appears in Bollywood. He made his debut in Bollywood with the movie Bittoo Boss opposite Amita Pathak. He came into limelight for his role of Lakshya Virani in Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi. The character made him to won the Best fresh new face award at The Indian Telly Awards and Favourite Naya Sadasya (Favourite Newcomer) at Star Parivaar Awards(SPA). Recently he was seen in Bollywood movies like O Teri and Arbaz Khan Productions' movie Dolly Ki Doli. Now he will be seen in Karan Anshuman's Bangistan and Divya Khosla Kumar's Sanam Re.
BiographySamrat was born on December 29, 1983 to Sunil Samrat and Deepa Samrat in Shalimar Bagh, Delhi. He was brought up in a large Punjabi joint family. His family has its real estate business. He also has a brother named Ullas Samrat. Pulkit is also a magician who is into street magic and illusions. He was also a model who had signed up with Elite Model Management but always wanted to become an actor.
EducationPulkit studied at Manav Sthali School, New Rajendra Nagar till class X and completed his schooling from Montfort Senior Secondary School, Ashok Vihar, Delhi. He joined an advertising course at Apeejay Institute of Design, Delhi. After studying for five months, he received his first modelling assignment. Thereafter he quit his studies and shifted to Mumbai, where joined acting course run by Kishore Namit Kapoor. He has completed his Bachelor in Multimedia and is a product of Asian School Of Media Studies, Noida.
Personal ProfileName : Pulkit Samrat
Date of Birth : December 29, 1983
Age : 31 years
Height : 5'8" Approx
Birth Place : Delhi, India
Wife : Shweta Rohira
MarriedPulkit got married to his long-time girlfriend Shweta Rohira, a television journalist. She is a Sindhi girl from Mumbai. She is Salman Bhai's raakhi-sister. He fondly call her Mrs. Samrat. As for marriage it's just a formality for Pulkit. He said, "We are as good as husband and wife. The wedding would be just for the two families sake".
Fukrey actor tied the nuptial knot on November 03, 2014 Shweta Rohira. The duo opted for a destination wedding in Goa. Salman Khan too attended their wedding.
Latest NewsIn the last couple of years, young actors are being signed for endorsing big popular mobile Apps for big bucks. There are strong rumors doing the rounds on how young actor Pulkit Samart is being approached by a popular mobile app to become the face of their brand name. He is also quite a likeable name in the brand space, so much so that he is the first hero to have bagged a Pakistani Cola brand campaign. Besides, the actor also endorses big brands like snapdeal, airtel, spirt & UB Fair.
In Bangistan MovieBangistan deals with the serious issue of terrorism in a quirky way. The film stars Riteish Deshmukh, Pulkit Samrat and Chandan Roy Sanyal in the lead roles. Jacqueline Fernandez will also make a special appearance in the film. She will be playing a character who shows them life otherwise. The film is directed by critic turned filmmaker Karan Anshuman is all set to release on July 31, 2015.
In Sanam Re MoviePulkit Samrat will be seen in Divya Khosla Kumar's upcoming venture Sanam Re. He will be paired opposite Yami Gautam in the movie. Sanam Re is a musical romantic entertainer and is a complete departure. It also features Urvashi Rautela and Rishi Kapoor in supporting roles. The movie is slated to release on February 12, 2016.
Pulkit and Salman khanSalman has been supporting Pulkit in his struggle towards stardom. Explaining his bond with Salman, he shared, "He is a rock star, the best human being I have ever met. I truly love and respect him as a person. His contribution is great (towards my film career), his belief in me as an actor is something I could have never thought of, His support means a lot to me. I do feel nervous at times about disappointing him. I try not to let his expectations down,"
In Dolly Ki DoliDolly Ki Doli movie featured Sonam Kapoor, Pulkit Samrat, Rajkummar Rao and Varun Sharma in the lead. The Arbaaz Khan production is a remake of a Punjabi film "Ronde Saare Vyah Pichu". The story revolved around Sonam who cons men by marrying them and then running away with their money. Pulkit played the role of cop Robin Singh, he delivered a decent act in the film.
Pulkit samrat and Mouni royIf sources had to be believed, Pulkit was dating Mouni Roy and they were in a relationship for a couple of months but soon they broke off.
Pulkit samrat and Ekta kapoorPulkit Samrat was first launched by Ekta Kapoor as Lakshya in Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi on star plus
Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi as Lakshya Virani
Kaho na Yaar Hai
MovieBittoo Boss (2012)
Dolly Ki Doli
Sanam Re (upcoming)