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Barun Sobti is an Indian model and an actor. He started his acting career with the STAR Plus television series Shraddha opposite Neha Jhanpandit. He became popular with romantic drama Iss Pyaar Ko Kya Naam Doon? where he played the character of Arnav Singh Raizada (ASR) opposite Sanaya Irani. He has entered into bollywood with the film Main Aur Mr. Right. He was seen in a web series Tanhaiyan. He will soon be seen in Iss Pyaar Ko Kya Naam Doon? season 3.

Biography

Barun Sobti was born on 21 August 1984 into a Punjabi family. He has completed his schooling from St. Mark's School, Meera Bagh and graduation from Delhi itself. He is multilingual and good at English, Hindi and Punjabi. He has worked as an operation manager at Jindal Telecom for 7 years before entering into entertainment industry.

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Personal Profile

Name : Barun Sobti
Born : 21 August 1984
Age : 32 years
Height : 5'8"
Hair Color : Black
Eye Color : Brown
Home town : Delhi, India
Education : Graduate from Delhi
Nationality : Indian
Religion : Sikh
Occupation : Model, Actor
Zodiac Sign : Lio
Status : Married
Spouse/Wife : Pashmeen Manchanda

Latest News

Gul Khan's trend-setter show Iss Pyaar Ko Kya Naam Doon will soon be back to cast its magical spell yet again on Star Plus. Barun Sobti will be seen as Advay Singh Raizada (ASR) opposite Shivani Tomar.

Also, names like Juhi Aslam, Sameer Dharmadhikari, Mitali Nag, Ketki Kadam, Randeep Mallik and Ritu Shivpuri have been roped in to play pivotal roles in the show. About the show he said, "The new show has an entirely different story, backdrop and new characters. It has nothing to do with the one I played earlier. It's not a continuation of that show."

Career

Barun made his acting debut in 2009 with the daily soap Shraddha as Swayam Khurana. Later he appeared in a cameo role in popular show Dill Mill Gayye as Raj Singh. He left the show to join the TV serial Baat Hamari Pakki Hai, where he portrayed the character of Shravan Jaiswal opposite Ankita Sharma as Sanchi. He shot to fame with the television series Iss Pyaar Ko Kya Naam Doon? on Star Plus.

He has also hosted the 2012 Star Parivaar Awards and performed in the Star Parivaar Live Concert 2012 in Birmingham, UK. He was titled the 3rd Sexiest Asian Man by UK magazine Eastern Eye in 2013.

Telly Buzz

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Reem Shaikh
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Manav Gohil

Upcoming Movies

Barun will be seen in upcoming movie 22 Yards directed by Mitali Ghoshal. He will be seen playing the role of Ron Sen (short name of Ronajit Sen) opposite Suzanna Mukherjee. He will also be seen in the movie Satra Ko Shaadi Hai opposite Sapna Pabbi. The film revolves around an IT boy from Mumbai who meets a pretty girl from Bhopal on a matrimonial website.

Marriage/Wife Pashmeen Manchanda

Barun sobti got married to his childhood friend, Pashmeen Manchanda on 12 December 2010. His wife is not from the television industry. Its been heard that she works with a multi-national company.

Awards

Favorite Actor in a Lead Role (Male)
Favorite On Screen Jodi with Sanaya Irani
Favorite Fresh Funny Jodi with Sanaya Irani Awards at Galaxy TV Awards 2011
Favorite Naya Sadasya (male)
Favorite Jodi with Sanaya Irani
Favorite International Jodi with Sanaya Irani at Star Parivaar Awards 2012
Public Award Best TV Actor in a Lead Role(male) at The Global Indian Film and Television Honours 2012
Superhit Star male TV Fiction at Big Star Young Entertainer Awards 2012
Best Actor Award at People's Choice Awards.

Advertisements

Apart from serials, Barun also appeared in advertisements like "Ford figo (2010)" with "Panchi Bora", "Reliance Big TV (2010)", "Hero Honda Passion Pro (2010)" with "Gowri Pandit" and "Dulux Paints (2011)" with "Sanaya Irani" (co-star from iss pyar ko kya naam doon).

Pushmeen Manchanda
Pashmeen Manchanda

Hina Khan Aarambh Mohit Sehgal
Hina Khan Aarambh Mohit Sehgal
Mohsin Khan Haseena Parkar Shivani Tomar
Mohsin Khan Haseena Parkar Shivani Tomar
Barun Sobti Jab Harry Met Sejal Divyanka Tripathi
Barun Sobti Jab Harry Met Sejal Divyanka Tripathi