Shabbir Ahluwalia is an Indian television model turned actor. He is famous for his roles in Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi aired on Star Plus and as the winner of Khatron ke Khiladi season 3. Shabbir is also famous for his roles in Laagi tujhse Lagan. Currently, he is playing the lead role in Ekta Kapoor’s new serial called Kumkum Bhagya which is aired on Zee TV.
Shabbir Ahluwalia has won many awards to date, he has bagged the award of best Villain for his role on Kyun ki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu thi. He is a charming actor and talented host, hosting plenty of reality shows on television.
Shabbir Ahluwalia was born in 10 th August 1979 in Mumbai. He completed his schooling from St. Xavier high school in Mumbai itself. He went on to complete his graduation from the University of Maryland in the USA. He prefers to spell his name as Shabir even though his name is actually spelt as Shabbir.
Shabbir Ahluwalia has a Punjabi mother and a Sikh father. Shabbir Alhuwalia got married in the year 2011 to his beautiful wife actress Kanchi Kaul, who is also a specially trained scuba diver. On July 25 th the couple was blessed with a beautiful baby boy.
Shabbir has hosted many shows such as Nach Baliye on Star one. He has also hosted many other popular reality game shows such as Meethi Churi No 1, Dancing queen and Guinness book of World Records. Recently shabbier was the captain of the team Boxy Boys in the Indian celebrity cricket league. Shabbir is highly acclaimed for his role as Rishi Garewal in the daily Soap Opera Kahin to Hoga and as Milind Mishra in the serial kayamath. Recently he also started his own production company called flying turtles which has already started rolling out impressive shows on Tv.
The last serial Shabbir Ahluwalia took part in was as datta Shriram in the daily soap opera Laggi Tujhse Lagan. Shabbir has acted in many Bollywood films where he has given heartwarming performances in Shootout at Lokhandwala and in Mission Istanbul.
Appearance in Khatron ke Khiladi
Shabbir Ahluwalia won the third season of khatron ke Khiladi in 2010 hosted by Priyanka Chopra on the Tv channel Colors Tv. This reality stunt based show is a spin off the American reality stunt based show fear factor. The show basically consists of a bunch of celebrities performing various death-defying stunts from dangerous heights and angles.
Shabbir Ahluwalia was a perfect competitor as well as a strong contender who managed to defeat all his rivals and win the hearts of millions of Indian in the process.
Actor turned producer Shabbir Ahluwalia said that he was playing the part of a rock star in the serial kumkum Bhagya that is why he had to suit the part. He sat down with his costume designer and discussed his entire get up for hours at a stretch before he could come up with the ideal setup that was not too flashy yet suitable for the image of a rock star.
Shabbir Ahluwalia Biography
Name: Shabbir Ahluwalia
Date of birth : 10 August 1979
Hometown: Mumbai, Maharashtra
Age : 37 years
Height : 5’9″ [approx.]
Show: Laagi Tujhse Lagan, Kumkum Bhagya
Reality Show: Khatron Ke Khiladi Season 3
Marital Status: Married