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Rithvik Dhanjani is an Indian television actor. He made his debut on Television as Jay Khurana in Star One's Pyaar Kii Ye Ek Kahaani. He came into fame with the role of Arjun in the daily soap Pavitra Rishta. He has done anchoring in many shows and 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 dance reality show Nach Baliye 7.


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 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.

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

Rithvik Dhanjani

As host in Nach Baliye 7

Rithvik Dhanjani is seen as a host in Nach Baliye 7 alongwith Karan Patel. According to the sources, Rithvik was first offered Nach Baliye for which he had even auditioned first but the makers took time to finalise him because Ekta Kapoor was looking at other options. In the meantime, Rithvik got an offer to host Indian Idol Junior. But Ekta felt that he would make the perfect co-host with Karan. Ekta wanted him on board, he immediately agreed.

Latest News

Earlier reports suggests that Raghav Jugal, Crockroz of DID fame has been roped in to host upcoming dance reality show Dance+. Now if latest buzz is to be believed then, Rithvik Dhanjani will join the dancing sensation on the stage as a co-host. The actor, who is currently seen hosting Nach Baliye, has a long association with dance and having gained positive response for Nach, the channel decided to retain him for its new show as well, is what we have been informed. Dance+ will be judged by Remo Dsouza while Shakti Mohan, Dharmesh and Sumeet Naggdev will mentor the contestants.


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 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 with Rs. 5 lakh.

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 has anchored the show Yeh Hai Aashiqui. Earlier the show was hosted by Vikrant Massey but due to his other commitments, Vikrant has left the show and was replaced by Rithvik.


Share your craze for shopping
I shop only when I need new clothes.

What do you shop the most for?
I like wearing unique jackets so that is mostly on my shopping list.

Your dream shopping destination
It would be Turkey and Italy. Turkey is well known for suits whereas Italy is known for its quality of shoes.

Where do you prefer shopping?
In Mumbai, I prefer shopping at Zara. But if I am abroad, I would not hesitate to experiment different brands.

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What would you buy if :
You were given Rs. 10 : I will help a beggar.
You were given Rs. 100 : A mere Rs. 100 will not suffice my shopping but I am sure the note will be of much help to someone in need so I will donate the note.
You were given Rs. 1000 : I will buy accessories...probably belts and glares.
What about Rs. 1 Lakh? : I will tour Turkey!
And a Crore? : Well, I will think about it once i have the money.


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


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


Asha Negi

NB 7 Host

Karan Patel
Asha Negi Karan Patel

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