Karan Patel is a popular actor in the Indian television industry. He is mainly known for his roles in the TV serials like “Ye Hai Mohabbatein” and “Kahani Ghar Ghar Ki”. He is one of the most desirable actors in the Indian television industry.
He also appeared as a supporting actor in some Bollywood movies but can’t able to make it big in the Indian film industry. He is a trained dancer as well and gained huge popularity and fan following among viewers.
Karan Patel Wiki/Biography
Born on 23 November 1983, Karan Patel’s age is 36 years as of 2019. he was born and brought up in a well-to-do Gujarati family from Kolkata, West Bengal, India.
He moved to Mumbai, Maharashtra during his childhood days and settled down there. He completed his initial education from Utpal Sanghvi School in Juhu, Mumbai. After that, he enrolled himself at Mithibai College of Mumbai University from where he completed his graduate course.
He also completed a diploma in acting from Kishore Namit Kapoor’s Acting School in Mumbai and London School of Arts in London to groom his acting skills.
Family, Girlfriend & Relationships
Karan Patel belongs to a well-settled Hindu family from Kolkata, West Bengal, India. He follows the Hinduism religion.
His father’s name is Rashesh Patel who is a businessman by profession and his mother is a homemaker. He is the only child in his family and was raised with the utmost care from his parents. He is a close friend of TV actress Drashti Dhami and actor Mohit Malik. Moreover, he holds an Indian nationality and is Patel by caste.
Karan Patel’s marital status is married. He is married to Ankita Bhargava who is an actress in the Indian television industry. The couple dated each other for a long time after that they decided to get married and make their relationship public.
They got married on 03 May 2015 in a private ceremony in the presence of their parents and other close family members. The couple got blessed with a baby girl named Mehr who was born on 14 December 2019.
Previously, Karan dated Kamya Punjabi for some time who is also an actress by profession. He was in the rumor of dating actress Amita Chandekar for some time as well.
Karan Patel is a handsome hunk and heartthrob in the Indian television industry. He is a good looking man with a dashing personality. He performs heavy workouts at the gym regularly to maintain his strong physique and impressive body measurements. He is of rhomboid muscular body type.
He is 5 feet and 7 inches tall and his body weight is around 70 Kg. His hair color is black and his shimmering black eyes add to his personality. There is no tattoo inked on his muscular body. He regularly shares his workout pictures and videos on his social media handles.
Karan Patel started his career as an actor and made his debut in the Indian television industry with his appearance in the popular TV serial “Kahani Ghar Ghar Ki” in 2010. He also made his appearance in the Balaji Telefilm’s serial “Kasturi” after which his career has reached the heights of success and he made his prominent appearances in many popular TV serials.
He gained popularity and fan following for his role as Raman Bhalla in the popular TV serial “Yeh Hai Mohabbatein” which premiered on the Star Plus TV channel. He also worked in the TV reality show “Nach Baliye” in season 7 as a co-host along with host Rithvik Dhanjani.
Along with his television career, he also made his debut in the Indian film industry with his appearance in the Hindi movie “City of Gold” in 2010, the film didn’t perform well on the box office and after that, he didn’t make his appearance in any other movie.
Karan Patel was involved in a controversy when the actress Payal Rohatgi alleged him for getting intimate with her on a few occasions. She also mentioned him as a rapist in her post on her social media account.
He was also involved in a controversy when he was involved in an ugly fight with Aparshakti Khurrana (Brother of Ayushmann Khurrana) while they both were playing a cricket match in the Box Cricket League.
Facts and Information
He likes tracking, gymming, and horse riding as his hobbies. He is a great admirer of Bollywood actors like Shah Rukh Khan and Ranveer Singh and actress Madhuri Dixit.
Along with his acting, he is also a trained dancer and got his professional dance training from Shiamak Davar’s dance classes in Mumbai. Karan Patel has won the “Zee Gold Award” for the “Best Actor” in 2014 for his brilliant acting skills in the TV serial “Yeh Hai Mohabbatein”.