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Shaheer Sheikh Height, Age, Girlfriend, Wife, Family, Biography & More

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Wife: Ruchikaa Kapoor
Hometown: Bhaderwah, Jammu
Age: 36 Years

Shaheer Sheikh

Bio/Wiki
Full NameSheikh Shaheer Nawaz
NicknameSheikhu
Profession(s)Actor, Model, Lawyer
Famous Role‘Arjun’ in the Indian mythological TV series, “Mahabharat" (2013)
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 182 cm
in meters- 1.82 m
in feet & inches- 6’ 0”
Eye ColourBrown
Hair ColourBlack
Career
DebutFilm (Indonesian): Turis Romantis (2015)
TV: Sanya (2005)
Awards, Honours, Achievements • Indian Television Academy Award for ‘GR8! Performer of the Year (Male)’ for the TV serial, “Navya..Naye Dhadkan Naye Sawaal” (2011)
• Big Television Award for ‘Taaza Face (Male)’ for the TV serial, “Navya..Naye Dhadkan Naye Sawaal” (2011)
• Asiavision Award for ‘Star of The Year’ for the TV serial, “Kuch Rang Pyar Ke Aise Bhi” (2016)
• Lions Gold Award for ‘Best Onscreen Jodi’ with Erica Fernandes for the TV serial, “Kuch Rang Pyar Ke Aise Bhi” (2017)
• Gold Award for ‘Best Onscreen Jodi’ with Rhea Sharma for the TV serial, “Yeh Rishtey Hain Pyaar Ke” (2019)
• Lions Gold Award for ‘Best Actor (Male)’ for the TV serial, “Yeh Rishtey Hain Pyaar Ke” (2020)
Personal Life
Date of Birth26 March 1984 (Monday)
Age (as of 2020)36 Years
BirthplaceBhaderwah, Jammu & Kashmir, India
Zodiac signAries
NationalityIndian
HometownBhaderwah, Jammu & Kashmir, India
SchoolHari Singh Higher Secondary School, Jammu
College/UniversityNew Law College, Bharati Vidyapeeth University, Pune
Educational QualificationL.L.B.
ReligionIslam
HobbiesCooking, Doing Photography, Dancing
Relationships & More
Marital StatusMarried
Affairs/Girlfriends• Ayu Ting Ting (Indonesian Singer)
Shaheer Sheikh with Ayu Ting Ting
Erica Fernandes (Television Actress)
Erica Fernandes With Shaheer Sheikh
• Ruchikaa Kapoor (creative producer and senior vice president of Balaji Motion Pictures Ltd.)
Marriage Date27 November 2020 (Friday)
Family
Wife/SpouseRuchikaa Kapoor
Shaheer Sheikh with Ruchikaa kapoor
ParentsFather- Shahnawaz Sheikh
Mother- Dilshad Sheikh
Shaheer Sheikh with his parents
SiblingsHe has two sisters.
Shaheer Sheikh with his sisters
Favourite Things
FoodChaat, Pizza, Pasta, Raajma
Dessert(s)Hot Gulab Jamuns, Ice-cream
Actor(s)Salman Khan, Leonardo DiCaprio, Brad Pitt, Al Pacino, Johnny Depp
Actress(es)Kareena Kapoor, Jessica Alba, Angelina Jolie
FilmAndaz Apna Apna (1994)
SportCricket
Holiday DestinationParis, Amsterdam
Style Quotient
Car CollectionJaguar
Shaheer Sheikh with his car

Shaheer Sheikh

Some Lesser Known Facts About Shaheer Sheikh

  • Shaheer Sheikh is an Indian television actor, model, and former lawyer.
  • He grew up in a middle-class family in Jammu.

    Shaheer Sheikh in childhood

    Shaheer Sheikh in childhood

  • He started working in part-time events while he was in college.

    Shaheer Sheikh in his college days

    Shaheer Sheikh in his college days

  • After completing his graduation, Shaheer worked at a law firm in Pune for a while.
  • He has also worked as a photographer for some time.
  • He then started working as a model by doing print advertisements.
  • In 2009, Shaheer auditioned for the TV serial “Kya Mast Hai Life” and got selected for the show.
  • Subsequently, he appeared in TV serials like “Jhansi Ki Rani” and “Best Of Luck Nikki.”
  • He rose to fame by playing the role of ‘Anant Bajpai’ in the TV serial “Navya..Naye Dhadkan Naye Sawaal.”

    Shaheer Sheikh in Navya..Naye Dhadkan Naye Sawaal

    Shaheer Sheikh in Navya..Naye Dhadkan Naye Sawaal

  • Shaheer gained huge popularity after playing the role of ‘Arjuna’ in the Indian mythological TV series “Mahabharat.”

    Shaheer Sheikh in Mahabharat

    Shaheer Sheikh in Mahabharat

  • Sheikh was also appreciated for appearing in the TV serial “Kuch Rang Pyar Ke Aise Bhi” as ‘Devrath “Dev” Dixit.’

    Shaheer Sheikh in Kuch Rang Pyar Ke Aise Bhi

    Shaheer Sheikh in Kuch Rang Pyar Ke Aise Bhi

  • In 2019, he played the role of ‘Abir Rajvansh’ in the serial “Yeh Rishtey Hain Pyaar Ke.”

    Shaheer Sheikh in Yeh Rishtey Hain Pyaar Ke

    Shaheer Sheikh in Yeh Rishtey Hain Pyaar Ke

  • He has also featured in some Indonesian TV serials like “Panah Asmara Arjuna,” “Roro Jonggrang,” “Aladin & Alakadam,” and “Malaikat Tak Bersayap.”
  • During an interview, Shaheer shared that he loved kids.
  • Sheikh was asked to put on 8 kgs of body weight to play the character of ‘Árjun’ in “Mahabharat.”
  • In an interview, he revealed that he could not resist spending money so all his finances were managed by his father.
  • During his college days, Shaheer used to play cricket from a club team in Jammu.
  • He has appeared in the Times list of 20 Most Desirable Men on Indian Television twice, firstly in 2017 and then in 2018.
  • He has also featured in Eastern Eye’s 50 Sexiest Asian Men List in the year 2016 and 2018.
  • In 2018, Shaheer got selected to participate in the Torch Relay in Asian Games by the Indonesian Government. He is the first and only Indian to have achieved this feat.
  • Shaheer owns an event management film.