Viraf Phiroz Patel wikiViraf Phiroz Patel is an Indian model and an actor. He is very much popular in television industry. He has won the personality pageant 'Grasim Mr. India 2005'. In 2007, Viraf Patel made his film debut in the Bollywood with the film Mummyji. He got recognition for his role of 'shiv' in the romantic-comedy serial Mahi Way. He was last seen in the daily soap Ek Boond Ishq on Life OK.
BiographyTv actor Viraf Phiroz Patel was born on 12 June 1980 to Phiroz Patel and Dolly Patel. He has two elder brothers, Minocher Patel (12 yrs elder) and Farhad (9 yrs elder). He joined the merchant navy in 1999 as a deck cadet. He completed 5 years in the merchant navy as merchant navy sailor then won the male personality pageant 'Grasim Mr. India' for the year 2005. His first television promotion was for multinational Nestle's orange juice, made by Pralhad Kakkar which, ironically, was for the Pakistan market. He has posed for campaigns, walked for ramp shows and modeled for music videos, TV commercials and has also anchored TV shows. He discovered his talent of acting from one of India's most successful television mini series, MahiWay.
Personal ProfileBirth Name : Viraf Phiroz Patel
Born : 12 June 1980
Age : 34 years
Height : 6'2"
Hair Color : Black
Eye Color : Brown
Home town : Pune, Maharashtra
Nationality : Indian
Religion : Parsi Zoroastrian
Occupation : Model , Actor
Zodiac Sign : Gemini
Fitness mantra Gymming
Status : Single
GirlfriendViraf Phiroz Patel is not dating anyone and is very much single.
Mritunjay in Ek Boond IshqViraf Phiroz Patel has played the role of Mritunjay in the series Ek Boond Ishq. He has played the male lead opposite beautiful actress Chhavi Pandey. Ek Boond Ishq was about a sweet boy Neil who, due to mishappenings and unfortunate circumstances gets inside the jail. He fell in love with Taara who is bold yet sweet and naughty.
Fashion is the celebration of another futile aspect of human behavior. I think too much is made of it. For me, fashion is simply a certain set of people calling something cool.
Favourite shopping destination?
There is no particular destination from where I can shop from.
Clothes you are comfortable in?|
I am most comfortable in a pair of classic straight fit blue denims and a white cotton/linen shirt not tucked in with brown leather shoes.
What do you like about summers?
Clothes get dry faster during summers that's the only thing I like about summers.
Summers are meant for : This season is only meant for Air-Conditioner to be switched on.
Perfect summer wear : Short pants and T-shirt.
Things I carry along during summer : T-shirt and energy drinks.
Favorite summer drink : Lemon Juice.
Favorite travel destination during summers : Leh Ladakh.
Fitness regime during summer : Lots of fruits and water.