Purab Kohli Height, Weight, Age, Wife, Biography & More


Real NamePurab Kohli
NicknameNot Known
Famous Role Kedar 'KD' 'Killer Drummer' Zaveri in Rock On!! (2008)
Physical Stats & More
Heightin centimeters- 173 cm
in meters- 1.73 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 8”
Weightin Kilograms- 76 kg
in Pounds- 168 lbs
Body Measurements- Chest: 42 Inches
- Waist: 32Inches
- Biceps: 16 Inches
Eye ColorBlack
Hair ColorBlack
Personal Life
Date of Birth23 February 1979
Age (as in 2017)38 Years
Birth PlaceAllahabad, Uttar Pradesh
Zodiac sign/Sun signPisces
HometownNot Known
School St. Stanislaus High School in Bandra, India
The Bishop's School, Pune, Maharashtra, India
DebutFilm Debut: Bus Yuhin (2003)
TV Debut: Hip Hip Hurray (1999)
FamilyFather- Harsh Kohli (Hotelier)
Mother- Not Known (Corporate Trainer)
Brother- Not Known
Sister- Not Known
HobbiesSwimming, Trekking, Dancing and Listening Music
Favorite Things
Favorite FoodAvocado, Banana and Almond milk smoothie
Favorite HotelKishkinda Heritage Resort, Anegundi near Virupapur Island in Hampi
Favorite BooksHaruki Murakami by Norwegian Wood, Siddhartha by Herman Hesse and India After Gandhi by Ramchandra Guha
Favorite Dance StyleTango
Favorite DestinationGoa, London
Girls, Affairs and More
Marital StatusDivorce
Affairs/GirlfriendsLucy Payton (London-based Kundalini yoga and meditation teacher)
Purab Kohli with his wife and Daughter
WifeYamini Namjoshi (Divorced, 2007-2010)
Purab Kohli with Yamini Namjoshi
ChildrenDaughter- Inaya
Son- None
Money Factor
SalaryNot Known
Net WorthNot Known

Purab Kohli

Some Lesser Known Facts About Purab Kohli

  • Does Purab Kohli smoke?: No (Used to smoke)
  • Does Purab Kohli drink alcohol?: Yes
  • Purab started his acting career with Zee TV’s popular serial Hip Hip Hurray in 1998.
  • He worked as a VJ in Channel V.
  • He got his breakthrough by playing the role of KD in his most popular movie Rock On!! (2008), for which he won a Filmfare Special Jury Award.
  • He is the grandnephew of Dev Anand.
  • He is also the nephew of Shekhar Kapur (Filmmaker), Vishal Anand (Actor) and Yash Kohli (Film Producer).
  • He hosted Zee TV’s music show Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Singing Superstar in 2010.
  • In 2014, he participated in Colors channel’s dance reality show Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 7.

Purab Kohli in Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 7

  • Apart from acting, he directed a short film Bibek (2014) and co-produced a short film Leeches .

  • In the film My Brother Nikhil, which was based on HIV AIDS, Purab not only acted in it, but also supported it financially.
  • He has featured in American Television Series Sense 8.
  • He quit smoking after the birth of his daughter, Inaya.