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Rithvik Dhanjani is an Indian television actor. He has learnt acting from Kishore Namit Kapoot acting lab. He debuted on Television as Jay Khurana in Star One's Pyaar Kii Ye Ek Kahaani, apart from that he has also worked in Bandini. He came into fame with the role of Arjun in the daily soap Pavitra Rishta. He has also worked for bollywood films like Aftermath Mumbai and others. He has showcased his another talent of anchoring to his viewers through kids most entertaining serial India's Best Dramebaaz on Zee Tv alongwith Ragini Khanna. He would like to be part of out-of-the-box films like Shahid. He was seen in Nach Baliye 6 alongwith his baliye Asha Negi. Currently, he is seen hosting a game show Distraction on channel V.


Rithvik was born on 5 Nov 1988 in Madhya Pradesh. His first priority is his acting and if he would not been an actor then he would like to be a magician or choreographer. His biggest inspiration is his teacher Abhijit Das and Rithvik is still taking training under him. Before coming to this television industry, he was a choreographer and when he was in Dubai for his international movie, city of life he also choreographed Sonu Sood. He also used to help in his father's business but it did not interest him.
After that, he has done theater back in Dubai for 2 and half years both commercial and communal. He is soon going to make his big screen debut with an untitled film produced by a new production company called Gill Productions. He has started his career as Jay Khurana in Star One's Pyaar Kii Ye Ek Kahaani and then was part of Bandidni and many more tv series.

Rithvik Dhanjani

Personal Profile

Name : Rithvik Dhanjani
Date of Birth : 05 November 1988
Age : 26 years
Birthplace : Mandsaur (Madhya Pradesh)
Height : 5'11"
Color : Fair
Location : Mumbai, India

As host in Nach Baliye 7

As per sources, Rithvik Dhanjani was being signed in to host the second chapter of Indian Idol Junior (Fremantle India). Real life lady love Asha Negi was also in talks, to join him on stage. But now it seems as Rithvik has moved out of the show only to join Nach Baliye 7 (Balaji Telefilms) as the host. Source informed, "Rithvik was finalised as host of Indian Idol and was also influential enough to get Asha on board. But things could not work out between them. Having being offered Nach soon after, he quickly changed sides leaving the makers of Indian Idol in a mess."

In Nach Baliye 6

The hot couple Asha-Rithvik bagged the Nach Baliye trophy along with Rs 35 lakh, a trip to Australia and a high end car after beating Gurmeet-Debina, Vinod-Raksha and Ripudaman-Shivangi. Their choreographers Vibhav and Bhavana were also awarded Rs 5 lakh.


As per the reports, Rithvik is dating Asha Negi. They were not attracted towards each other in the beginning and not even friends but over a period of time they became friends and found out that there could be more to their friendship. On Marriage plans he said, "We don't have any plans for the next 2-3 years. We may get engaged but marriage will have to wait. I think I am still too young to get married and have quite a few plans before I take the plunge. Even Asha has her own plans which I will never want to interfere and she wants to take her time."

Rithvik Dhanjani and Asha Negi

Rithvik Dhanjani and Asha Negi as Arjun and Purvi in pavitra rishta won the hearts of viewers through their sizzling on-screen chemistry. They are one of the most favourite on-screen couple on the television.

In Jhalak Dikhlaja season 5

In Jhalak Dikhlaja season 5, Rithvik Dhanjani was one of the participant. Jhalak Dikhlaja season 5 was aired on Colors. Being a wildcard entry, Rithvik Dhanjani stood at third place (runner up).

Yeh Hai Aashiqui

Rithvik Dhanjani is the anchor of the show Yeh Hai Aashiqui. Earlier the show was hosted by Vikrant Massey but due to his other commitments, Vikrant has left the show.

Arjun in Pavitra Rishta

Rithvik Dhanjani portrayed the role of Arjun in the serial Pavitra Rishta on Zee Tv. He is a handsome, arrogant boy who like his work upto an extent that he is known as workholic. Arjun visited India to take over the company for which Purvi and Archana work.


It has been heard that, "Rithvik Dhanjani entered the television industry recently and he has already bagged a film. The film revolves around stock brokerage and he plays a role of stock broker in the film. It's a love story and the first-half of the film's shooting has already been completed. The film will be released in November. Rithvik's character is of a very hard working man who is very good at his work but constantly gets into a fight with his boss."
Rithvik Dhanjani said that, "Yes, I am doing the film and I am very excited to play this character. I am really looking forward to this film."


Fashion is: Fashion for me is comfort. It is the most important thing for me.

Do you wear accessories? I do wear at times. But my favourite accessory is a Jesus locket that I have been wearing from the last four years. It's my lucky mascot.

Telly Buzz

Ekta Kapoor profileTo turn maha judge for Nach Baliye 7!
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Rithvik Dhanjani profileCurrently hosting 'V Distraction'
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Peterson Hill infoSAB TV's comic show to go off air!
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Aamir Ali profileTo be seen in Dilli Wali Thakur Gurls
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Divyanka Tripathi profile Gorgeous actress of Small Screen
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Do you follow any brands? I don't follow brands religiously but there are certain brands I feel comfortable wearing like H&M and Zara.

Favourite shopping destination: It has to be Dubai as I have spent 15-20 years there. I know all the shopping destinations there.

Most expensive buy: I bought a trench coat from Dubai worth 495 dirham.

Clothes you are comfortable in: Semi-formal, jeans and shirts.

Must-have in your wallet: Cash, debit and credit cards, gym id, passport.

Colour that fills your wardrobe: Black, white and red.


MTV Fanaah as Vidhyut Pavitra Rishta as Arjun Digvijay Kirloskar
Nach Baliye 6 as Contestant (winner)
Pyaar Kii Ye Ek Kahaani as Jeh Khurana
India's Best Dramebaaz as Host / Anchor
DID Dance Ka Tashan as Host /Anchor
Dare 2 Dance reality show
Box Cricket League as Himself
Distraction as host


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Lipton (AD for pakistan)
VASCON (corporate AD)
jaquar lights
LAYS chips (world cup 2011)

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