Anas Rashid wikiAnas Rashid is an Indian Television actor. He has worked in many TV serials like Kahiin To Hoga, Dharti Ka Veer Yodha Prithviraj Chauhan and Aise Karo Naa Vidaa. He is currently seen in the Star Plus daily soap Diya Aur Baati Hum as male lead Sooraj Rathi.
BiographyAnas Rashid belongs to a conservative Muslim family. He was born on 31 August 1980 in Malerkotla, Punjab. This part of Punjab is popularly known as "Malwa". He studied in Urdu medium school. He knows Urdu, as well as Arabic in which he can read and write. He is also a trained singer. One of his uncles is the Head of Department for Persian, so he knows Persian too. He has two brothers and two sisters and is the eldest son of his family.
CareerAnas won Mr. Punjab title in 2004. He started his acting career from Star Plus serial Kahiin To Hoga as Kartik Ahluwalia. Then he played the character of adult Prithviraj Chauhan in the serial Dharti Ka Veer Yodha Prithviraj Chauhan. After this he did the character of Yashwardhan in Aise Karo Naa Vidaa. At present, he is working as the male lead in Diya Aur Baati Hum, where he is portraying the role of Sooraj Rathi opposite actress Deepika Singh.
GirlfriendThere were rumours about Anas dating Rati Pandey, but Anas said that Rati is only her good friend and they are not dating each other. He said, "I've never given any commitment to Rati ever. She is a beautiful girl and if I feel the need to marry her I will make it public. But I leave the decision of my wedding on my parents. They can fix my marriage with any girl of their choice."
Personal ProfileBirth name : Anas Rashid
Birthday : 31 August 1980
Age : 33 Years
Zodiac Sign : Virgo
Home town : Malerkotla, Punjab
Education : Postgraduation in "Psychology"
Nationality : Indian
Religion : Muslim
Occupation : Model, Actor
Status : Unmarried
Favourite colour : Yellow and White
Favourite food : Mughlai and Punjabi food
Suraj in Diya Aur Bati HumAnas Rashid is playing the male lead named Suraj Suraj Arun Rathi in Diya Aur Baati Hum opposite Deepika Singh. Diya Aur Bati Hum is based on a middle-class Rajasthan-Pushkar-based family drama where shy, old-world love will be blooming between a halwai husband and his ambitious wife. He is 'tenth pass' and she is dreaming of becoming an IPS officer. In 2012, he won the award Nayi Soch Kirdaar at Star Parivaar awards 2012 and Best Actor In Lead Role(Male) by Zee Gold Awards Best Actor In Lead Role(Male)and Best On-Screen Couple With Deepika Singh by Zee Gold Awards for "Diya aur Baati Hum".
Anas Rashid and Deepika SinghAnas Rashid and Deepika Singh are potraying the lead roles as Suraj and Sandhya in the show Diya Aur Bati Hum. They have an amazing chemistry on-screen and respect each other. Anas Rashid aka Suraj wants to fulfill his wife Sandhya's dream, of becoming an I.P.S officer. Deepika Singh aka Sandhya plays a role of an intelligent and stright forward person.
AchievementsIn 2012, he won "The Shining Star Award" for Nayi Soch Kirdaar for "Diya aur Baati Hum" at Star Parivaar Awards 2012.
Future PlansHe is interested in writting scripts but right now, he is concentrating on his acting career. He wants to work in Bollywood and Hollywood too.