Actor Pulkit Samrat Biography, Movies, Marriage, Wiki
There are few actors who started their career as a Indian television actor and later gained success on the big screen. Today we’ll discuss about one such actor who has established himself in the Bollywood industry. Pulkit Samrat is an Indian actor and a model. He started his career in an Indian television series in the longest running show ‘Kyunki Saas bhi Kabhi Bahu thi’. He got noticed for his role Lakshya Virani in the show. For this show, he received many accolades for his acting. He made his Bollywood debut in 2012 with the movie Bittoo Boss but the movie didn’t do well. Pulkit Samrat Biography has many interesting facts about his journey from a Television actor to the Bollywood industry. To know more about this heartthrob actor, let’s read the biography of Pulkit Samrat.
Pulkit Samrat Date of Birth
Pulkit Samrat birthday falls on 29th December and he was born in the year 1983. He was born and brought up in the capital city Delhi in India. He likes to celebrate his birthday with his close family and friends from the industry. Pulkit Samrat wiki reveals much more about his personal life, career and his love affairs, keep reading.
Pulkit Samrat Family Background
Pulkit Samrat family hails from Delhi, India. He was born and brought up in a Punjabi joint family. His father’s name is Sunil Samrat and his mother’s name is Deepa Samrat. Pulkit’s family runs a real estate business. He also has a brother Ullas Samrat. His family always supported his decision and stood by him throughout his journey.
Pulkit Samrat Education
Pulkit Samrat completed his class tenth from ‘Manav Sthali School’ in New Rajendra Nagar, Delhi. He completed his higher schooling from Montfort Senior Secondary School in Ashok Nagar which is in Delhi as well. He also took admission in Apeejay Institute of Design, Delhi for an advertising course. After studying for five months, he received his first modeling assignment. As he always wanted to pursue his career in acting, he quit his studies and moved to Mumbai. In Mumbai, he enrolled himself in Kishore Namit Kapoor acting classes to learn more about acting.
Pulkit Samrat Personal life
Pulkit Samrat has a clean cut and a dapper look. He has a huge female fan following since his television series days. Pulkit Samrat body is what his male fans look up to, he has a perfect body with 6 pack abs. He has a decent height which is 5 feet 8 inches and is blessed with a dashing personality. Pulkit Samrat weight is around 71 kgs and as he is a fitness freak, he goes to gym regularly and loves to workout. His favourite food is rajma chawal and butter chicken and his favourite holiday destination is Goa. He has a crazy fetish for shades and perfumes.
Pulkit Samrat Career
Pulkit Samrat started his career as a model like many other actors. He also signed up with Elite Model Management but always wanted to became an actor. In 2006, Pulkit Samrat was launched by Ekta Kapoor as Lakshya Virani in one of the longest running serial ‘Kyunki Saas bhi kabhi bahu thi’ which aired on Star Plus. Pulkit Samrat tv show was highly watched and loved by the mass audiences. He got noticed from his television serials and also bagged many awards. He also won Best Fresh New Face Award at The Indian Telly Awards and Favourite Naya Sadasya in the Star Parivaar Awards. But in 2007, he quit the show as he was suffering from bad back for which he later went to Dubai for his treatment.
After returning, he tried his luck on big screen. He made his Bollywood debut in 2012 from the movie Bittoo Boss but the movie didn’t do well in the box office. His next released film Fukrey was a hit and loved by the audience. Pulkit Samrat movies also include Jai Ho, O Teri, Dolly ki Doli, Bangistaan and Sanam Re among others. Salman Khan played a major role in his career and he helped him during his struggling days. Pulkit Samrat Salman Khan share a close bond and had also seen together in a movie Jai Ho. Looking at Pulkit Samrat age, he has a long and fruitful career ahead. His fans are eagerly waiting for Pulkit Samrat upcoming movies which have already created much buzz.
Interesting Facts about Pulkit Samrat
- Before entering into Bollywood Pulkit was seen in a popular television series ‘Kyunki saas bhi kabhi bahu thi’.
- To be a skillful actor he enrolled himself in Kishore Namit Kapoor acting school.
- He considers Salman Khan and Ronit Roy as his mentors and Smriti Irani has his inspiration.
- Though he doesn’t cook well but loves making Lacha Paratha.
Pulkit Samrat Love Affairs
Pulkit Samrat was linked to his television co-star and actress Mouni Roy, the couple were dating each other before they broke off. Pulkit Samrat was in a steady relationship with his long time girlfriend Shweta Rohira. Then Pulkit Samrat girlfriend and now Pulkit Samrat wife Shweta Rohira is a television journalist and also Salman Khan’s rakhi sister. After being in a steady relationship for several years, the couple tied knot on November 3, 2014. But Pulkit Samrat marriage faced a rough patch in the days ahead. The couple parted ways just after a year of their marriage. Reports state that the reason for their divorce is Pulkit’s closeness with actress Yami Gautam. Pulkit Samrat Yami Gautam got close with each other during the shoot of ‘Sanam Re’.
Pulkit Samrat Controversy
If rumors are to be believed then Pulkit Samrat had an exclusive kiss policy during the shooting of the film Sanam re. He had a kissing scene with the actress Yami Gautam which he was ready to shoot but completely denied kissing to the actress Urvashi Rautela in the same film. Pulkit Samrat kiss policy created a buzz in the media about his relation with Yami Gautam. He also faced controversy during his television show where he filed a case against Balaji Telefilms for not giving him his payments nor allowing him to take other projects.