|Aasif Sheikh Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 7¼ in|
|Date of Birth||November 11, 1964|
Aasif Sheikh is an Indian film, stage, and television actor who is known for his television roles like playing Vibhuti Narayan Mishra in Bhabi Ji Ghar Par Hai!, Prince Ajay Singh in Hum Log, Sameer in Muskaan, Naagmani Devta in Chandrakanta, Raj in Mehndi Tere Naam Ki, Sagar Malhotra in Miilee, Balvinder ‘Billy’ Mallik in Dill Mill Gayye, Col. U. R. Sethi in Hum Aapke Hain In Laws, Younus Baig in Tum Saath Ho Jab Apne, Virender in Door Kinare Milte Hai, Chintan Desai in Don’t Worry Chachu, Pappi Luthra in Chidiya Ghar, and Vibhuti Narayan in Yeh Chanda Kanoon Hai. Moreover, he has also been cast in various films including Bharat, Ekkees Toppon Ki Salaami, Pyaar Kiya To Darna Kya, Miss 420, Haseena Maan Jaayegi, Jodi No. 1, Shaadi Karke Phas Gaya Yaar, Aman Ke Farishtey, Muqaddar Ka Badshaah, Karan Arjun, Banarasi Babu, and Kaun Sachcha Kaun Jhootha.
New Delhi, India
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
He studied at Saint Anthony’s School. After that, he got enrolled at Sri Guru Tegh Bahadur Khalsa College, Delhi for BA in English Honours but then turned to Hotel Management. However, he later dropped out to pursue theatre.
Actor, Theatre Artist
5 ft 7¼ in or 171 cm
68 kg or 150 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
Aasif Sheikh has dated –
- Zeba Sheikh – He is married to Zeba Sheikh and the duo has been blessed with 2 children – a daughter named Maryam Nastasia and a son named Alyjah Iman.
Race / Ethnicity
He is of Indian descent.
Aasif Sheikh Facts
- Growing up, he used to spend his school breaks in Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh.
- From 1984 to 1985, Aasif Sheikh brought to life the character of Prince Ajay Singh in Hum Log, the first serial drama series in India.
- In 2015, he started appearing as Vibhuti Ahuti Narayan Mishra (Vibhu), an insurance agent who never succeeds in selling policies and is the unemployed husband of Anita Mishra, in the Hindi-language sitcom, Bhabiji Ghar Par Hain!.
- For his role in Bhabiji Ghar Par Hain!, he has won the ITA Award for “Best Actor (Comedy)” and was also nominated for Indian Telly Award for “Best Actor in a Comic Role”.
- As a theatre artist, Aasif Sheikh has been a part of plays like U-Turn, Kabuliwala, Aakhri Shama, Simla Coffee House, Hum Deewane Hum Parwane, Ek Baar Phir, and Aaall izz Well with Shuturmurgh.
- His dialogue “WHAT A JOKE” from the superhit movie Karan Arjun also became very popular.
- He has worked with the Indian People’s Theatre Association(IPTA), Mumbai.
- He appeared as Hariwant Mehra, Mehek’s husband and Kayaag’s father-in-law, in the 2019 drama film, Bharat, starring Salman Khan, Katrina Kaif, Disha Patani, Sunil Grover, and Jackie Shroff.
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