|Hussain Kuwajerwala Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 9 in|
|Date of Birth||October 12, 1977|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
Hussain Kuwajerwala is an Indian actor, dancer, reality television personality, host, and model who is best known for playing Chirag Virani in Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi and Sumeet Wadhwa/Sumeet Raichand in Kumkum – Ek Pyara Sa Bandhan. Over the years, he has also been cast in a variety of other shows which include Diya Aur Baati Hum, Kuch Kar Dikhana Hai, Hum Paanch, X Zone, Aashirwad, Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi 6, Star Bestsellers, Rishtey, Kanyadaan, Sarhadein, Kangan, Kismey Kitna Hai Dum, Krishna Arjun, Sajan Re Phir Jhooth Mat Bolo, Jeet, Khullja Sim Sim, Kalakarz, Nach Baliye 2, Nach Baliye 3, Aaj Ki Raat Hai Zindagi, Shabaash India, Indian Idol, Kaho Na Yaar Hai, Dance Premier League, Oye! It’s Friday!, Zor Ka Jhatka: Total Wipeout, Indian Idol Junior, India’s Best Cinestars Ki Khoj, Khullja Sim Sim, and Bigg Boss Halla Bol.
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Andheri West, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Actor, Dancer, Reality Television Personality, Host, Model
- Father – Kayyam Kuwajerwala
- Mother – Sakina Kuwajerwala
- Siblings – Qaeed Kuwajerwala (Brother) (Director), Nafisa Kuwajerwala (Sister)
5 ft 9 in or 175 cm
72 kg or 158.5 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
Hussain Kuwajerwala has dated –
- Tina Kuwajerwala (2005-Present) – He got married to Tina Kuwajerwala in the year 2005. The duo participated in Nach Baliye 2 in 2006 and emerged as the season’s winner.
Race / Ethnicity
Through social media, Hussain Kuwajerwala has either endorsed or promoted brands such as Imagine Meats.
Hussain Kuwajerwala Facts
- He brought to life the character of Chirag Virani (Himmat and Daksha’s son) in the Star Plus soap opera Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi from 2000 to 2004. The show became the first Indian soap opera to cross 1000 episodes in the history of Indian Television.
- Opposite Juhi Parmar, Hussain Kuwajerwala co-starred as Sumeet Wadhwa/Sumeet Raichand in the Star Plus soap opera Kumkum – Ek Pyara Sa Bandhan from 2002 to 2009. For this role, he was nominated for an Indian Television Academy Award in the “Best Actor in a Lead Role (Popular)” category in 2007.
- Hussain Kuwajerwala won the Style Icon of the Year Award at the Indian Telly Awards in 2007.
- In 2013, he made his Bollywood debut by playing the role of Shree in the Hindi-language science fiction thriller film Shree. Hussain co-starred in the film alongside Paresh Ganatra, Anjali Patil, and Shivani Tanskale.
- He participated in the 6th season of the stunt/action-based reality show Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi in 2015 and wrapped up his journey as one of the finalists for the season. His fellow contestants included Ashish Chaudhary, Meiyang Chang, Iqbal Khan, Sagarika Ghatge, Asha Negi, Nathalia Kaur, Nandish Sandhu, Rashami Desai, Sana Khan, Ridhi Dogra, Harshad Arora, and others.
- Hussain Kuwajerwala stays fit by working out on regular basis.
- From 2017 to 2018, he appeared as Jay Chopra in the SAB TV sitcom Sajan Re Phir Jhooth Mat Bolo. The show served as the sequel to the sitcom Sajan Re Jhoot Mat Bolo. Hussain’s performance in the show got him nominated for Indian Television Academy Awards for “Best Actor Comedy (Jury)” and “Leading Star Male (Popular)” in 2018.
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