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Sumit Vats is an Indian actor popular on television. He came into limelight for playing the lead role of Rishi in Hitler Didi on Zee TV opposite Rati Pandey. He was first seen as an investigating officer in Surya The Super Cop. His second role was of Jimmy in Mukti Bandhan.


Sumit Vats was born on 17 March 1981 in Delhi. He has completed his graduation from Bhagat Singh College and a postgraduate degree in journalism from Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan. He has done theatre and also like singing and dancing. He has practised a lot in acting school to become a great actor. His hobbies includes riding bikes, playing football, hockey, cricket and volleyball. He always loves watching plays, writing and reading books. The actor feels emotional roles are a little easier than playing comic roles. He has several best pals in the television industry.

Personal profile

Name : Sumit Vats
Date of Birth : March 17, 1981
Hometown : Delhi
Age : 34 years
Height : 5'8" (approx)
Zodiac Sign : Pisces
Status : Single
Strength : Parents/family
Weakness : My emotions
Hobbies : Writing


Sumit has started his acting career with the serial Kashi - Ab Na Rahe Tera Kagaz Kora on NDTV Imagine in which he played the role of Dwarak. She has made a cameo on 12/24 Karol Bagh on Zee TV. He was also seen in Mukti Bandhan on Colors TV, where he played the role of Jimmy. He played the lead role of Rishi Kumar/Rishikeshwar Diwan Chandila in Hitler Didi on Zee TV opposite Rati Pandey. Sumit won Favourite Nayi Jodi award in Zee rishtey awards along with Rati Pandey.

Sumit Vats profile

In Hitler didi

Sumit Vats has played the role of male protaganist Rishi (Ricky) Kumar Diwan. Hitler Didi was all about the strict, tough and strong minded Indira Sharma (Rati Pandey) who was the "Hitler Didi" of Chandni chowk. Her life revolves around bills and the financial situation of their family. And due to the heavy burden of her family, her life becomes dull and she has become a mere working machine without any emotions until her new tenant Rishi Kumar (Sumit Vats) arrives, who lights up her life. He brings joy in her life, helps her at every step of life. He becomes the shoulder she can cry on, the one person she can trust the most.

In Mukti Bandhan

Sumit Vats has played the role of Jimmy in the serial Mukti Bandhan which was aired on colors. The show was based on the story of an ordinary man with an extraordinary sense for business. The story was an adaptation of Harikishan Mehta's popular novel Mukti Bandhan.


Television actor Sumit Vats is not dating anyone and is very much single. He said that, "I am very much single and am sure I will have someone special in my life when the time is right. For now, I am very focused towards my career."


Are you seeing someone?
No, I am single.

What is the first thing you notice in a girl?
Everything can be altered except somebody's nature. So, that is the first thing I would look at.

What's the one thing that puts you off the most in a girl?
Lack of understanding puts me off. I do not like explaining the obvious.

If you could mix a Hollywood actress and a Bollywood actress to create your dream girl, then who would you choose?
Scarlett Johansson and Aishwarya Rai

Personal fitness mantra?
It is very important to meditate and stretch muscles to maintain flexibility in one's body.

Personal diet mantra?
I eat everything. There is no particular food which I totally avoid except for rice, and deep-fried food.

Are you a foodie?
I am a foodie. Its not necessary that I look for something special only, I become happy eating dal chawal.

Are you a vegetarian or a non-vegetarian?
I am a pure vegetarian.

Favourite cuisine?
I love North Indian food.

Dessert delights?
I love eating ice-creams, rabdi and rajbhog which is similar to a rasgulla stuffed with kesar and pista.

Do you cook?
Yes. I do cook.

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