Nakuul Mehta WikiNakuul Mehta is an Indian actor and model, best known for his lead role as Aditya in the television series Pyaar Ka Dard Hai Meetha Meetha Pyaara Pyaara. His first film, Haal-e-dil didn't work well at the box office, but it got this green-eyed charmer some attention. He did few Music videos too and was associated with theatre for a long time. He also appeared in the short film Avant Garde, which was featured at film festival across the globe. Now he will be seen as the host of in India's Got Talent season 6.
BiographyNakuul Mehta was born on 17 January 1983 in Udaipur, Rajasthan to a Royal Family. He holds a Master's degree in Commerce from the Mumbai University then he started Modeling. He was also seen in several commercials and music videos. After juggling with his modelling career, he made his debut in Bollywood with 'Haal E Dil'. He can even shake leg in different dance forms like Jazz, Hip hop, break, folk, salsa and contemporary.
CareerNakuul Mehta after completing his Master's degree in Commerce from the Mumbai University, started his career with Modeling. His tryst with showbiz happened in college days itself when he was spotted by director Satish Kaushik and cast in a soft-drink advertisement. He was seen with King Khan in the Clinic All Clear ad.
He was quite active in Theater too. Thereafter, there was no looking back for Nakuul, who went on to do fifty commercials before Bollywood producer Kumar Mangat spotted him and called him for an audition of a film exclusively designed to launch his daughter Amita Pathak. He is quite good in several different dance forms like Jazz, Hip hop, break, folk, salsa and contemporary and won two medals at the national ballroom dancing championship. He was last seen in International film Avant Garde Pythagoras Sharma which showcased at European and American film festivals. He is popular for his role of Aditya in Pyaar Ka Dard Hai Meetha Meetha Pyara Pyara on Star Plus.
Personal ProfileName : Nakuul Mehta
Father's Name : Pratap singh mehta
Birthday/DOB : 17 January 1983
Age : 31 years
Height : 5'9"
Hair Color : Black
Eye Color : Green
Home town : Udaipur,Rajasthan,India
Education : Post graduate degree in Management from Munmbai
Nationality : Indian
Religion : Hindu
Occupation : Model, Actor, Dancer
Zodiac Sign : Capricon
Status : Married
Spouse : Jankee Parekh
As Host in India's Got Talent 6Actor Nakuul Mehta will be the regular host in Colors' upcoming talent show, India's Got Talent season 6. As reported, Mouni Roy anchored the audition round and it is yet unclear whether she will host the entire season or not. But Nakuul is confirmed as one of the hosts and sources suggest that the makers are also keen on getting Bharti on board, a decision which is yet to get finalized.
FamilyNakuul Mehta belongs to a Royal family of Udaipur. He was born and brought up in Udaipur, Rajasthan, and currently stays in Mumbai with his family. He descends from King Prithviraj Chauhan of Rajput Chauhan dynasty of Mewar. His father, Pratap Singh Mehta is a veteran of Indo-Pakistani War of 1971. While Nakuul's great great grandfather Laxmilal Mehta was the military-in-chief of the Mewar region. Nakuul is a practising Buddhist. He got married to Jankee Parekh, in January 2012. Jankee is a singer, stage performer, voice over Artist and recently lead actor on a Broadway musical, JANKEE.
Aditya in Pyar Ka Dard HaiStar Plus and Rajshri productions show, Pyaar Ka Dard Hai Meetha Meetha Pyara Pyara was about how family environment during childhood deeply affects a person's ability to cope with relationships in their adult lives. Aditya, a young boy in his 20's with modern outlook and quite a materialistic boy.
Nakuul Mehta and Monica CruzNakuul Mehta signed a Spanish film opposite Monica Cruz, the gorgeous sister of Hollywood actress Penelope Cruz. The Film is called Flamenco in Bollywood and is a Spanish romantic comedy. Onil Ganguly Avemore is directing the film. In Flamenco, Nakuul Mehta played the character of Bollywood Dancer and Monica plays a flamenco dancer and she falls in love with Bollywood Dancer. The film, then deals with him following her back to Spain.
Nakuul Mehta wife JankeeNakuul Mehta is happily married to Jankee Parekh. She is a Singer, Stage Performer, Voiceover Artist and recently lead actor on a Broadway musical, JANKEE. Nakuul Mehta to feature in a music video which is sung by Nakuul's wife Jankee. The unplugged version of song Tumse hi (Jab We Met) is sung by Jankee and this happens to be her 2nd music video which will feature her husband in it. The music video showcases the story of Nakuul and Jankee and will have real moments from their relationship. It will be a walk down the memory lane for the couple, remembering beautiful moments of their journey.
Nakuul Mehta and Drashti DhamiNakuul Mehta and Drashti Dhami shares a special bond with each other and are good friends. Through sources we got to know this as he shared "I have known Drashti long before I entered the TV space. She is a very sweet girl and has no airs at all. She is such a popular small screen face (currently seen in Colors Madhubala) yet she is so grounded when she meets her friends and fans alike." Apart from Raj Singh Arora and Drashti, he don't have any other TV buddies.
Nakuul is a trained Ballroom dancer, having learnt under the expert India's foremost Ballroom teacher Sandip Soparrkar. He represented the state of Maharashatra in the AIDSF (All India Dance Sport Federation) championship in June 2011 and a SILVER medalist in the Latin Ballroom Category (rumba) and is a GOLD medal winner in the Standard Ballroom category (waltz).
Nakuul Mehta and Jankee in Nach Baliye 6Nakuul and his beloved Jankee, who were very excited to be on Nach Baliye 6, will now not be seen on Nach Baliye 6 and the reason being Jankee's injured knee.