|Pulkit Samrat Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 5 in|
|Date of Birth||December 29, 1983|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
Pulkit Samrat is an Indian actor and model who made his Hindi debut by playing the titular role in the 2012 comedy film Bittoo Boss. He has also been cast in various roles in other films and shows such as Hunny (Vikas Gulati) in Fukrey and Fukrey Returns, Veer in Veerey Ki Wedding, Captain Jahan Bakshi in Junooniyat, Lakshya Virani in Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi, Shankar in Haathi Mere Saathi, Chandrakanth (Chandu) in Pagalpanti, Praveen Chaturvedi/Allahrakha Khan in Bangistan, Akash/Bill in Sanam Re, Vilas Naik in 3 Storeys, Abhay Rajput in Jai Ho, Robin Singh in Dolly Ki Doli, Sunny Lalwani in Taish, Prantabh Pratab (PP) in O Teri, and others.
Pulkit, Lakshya, Laksh
Samrat attended Manav Sthali School, Rajendra Nagar and Montfort School in Ashok Vihar, Delhi. Post that, he enrolled himself in the A P J Institute of Design, Delhi. Pulkit completed his BMM (Bachelor in Multimedia) and is a product of the Asian School Of Media Studies, Noida.
- Father – Sunil Samrat
- Mother – Deepa Samrat
- Siblings – Ullas Samrat (Brother)
5 ft 5 in or 165 cm
72 kg or 159 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
Pulkit has dated –
- Mouni Roy (2008) – Pulkit dated briefly with his co-star, Mouni Roy who played the role of Krishna Tulsi on Star Plus’s hit TV show, Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi.
- Shweta Rohira – Shweta is Salman Khan‘s rakhi-sister. Pulkit already used to call Salman his brother-in-law and said that marriage is just a formality for the two. Pulkit first met her when she was a freelance journalist and had come to take his interview when Pulkit was doing a daily soap, Kyunki... They soon became friends and started dating each other. The duo got married in 2014 and in November 2015, they got separated.
- Yami Gautam (2015-2016) – Pulkit met actor Yami Gautam while shooting for the film Sanam Re in 2015. The two started dating and Pulkit, who was married to Shweta, filed for divorce. Shweta went on to reveal that Yami was the cause for their marriage to end. This relationship fizzled out with time.
- Kriti Kharbanda (2019-Present) – In 2019, Pulkit started dating his Veerey Ki Wedding, Taish, and Pagalpanti co-star Kriti Kharbanda. They are still together as of 2021.
Race / Ethnicity
Pulkit has endorsed Snapdeal.com and has appeared in numerous commercials such as Sprite, Airtel, Snapdeal, etc.
Best Known For
Playing Lakshya Virani in the popular daily soap Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi.
2012 Hindi comedy film, Bittoo Boss for his role as a video recorder. He was in the lead role in the film with Amita Pathak in the female lead. The movie was a flop.
His next movie, released in 2013 Fukrey, a romantic comedy film received much appreciation. He did the role of Hunny.
First TV Show
He debuted on the small screen (or television) with daily soap Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi for his role as Lakshya Sahil Virani. The show was broadcasted from 2000 until 2008. But, he was not a part of the show for the full season. Around 2006, he was cast to play his role as a fifth-generation member of the family. The show produced a total of 1830 episodes in its lifetime of 8 years.
He must be doing a balanced workout and maintaining a proper diet to stay in shape and he already has a lean body.
Pulkit Samrat Favourite Things
- Actress – Madhuri Dixit
Source – Filmfare
Pulkit Samrat Facts
- Pulkit is a television actor turned Bollywood actor.
- He was first launched by Ekta Kapoor in her daily soap Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi as a member of the fifth generation.
- For his debut TV show, Pulkit received 2 awards, viz., the Indian Telly Award in the category of Best Fresh New Face (Male) in 2006, and the Favorite Naya Sadasya (Male) at Star Parivaar Awards in 2007.
- As a model, he was signed to Elite Model Management, who look after him. But, Samrat says he had always dreamt of becoming an actor.
- Salman Khan promoted his debut film, Bittoo Boss as Salman has become the brother-in-law of Samrat after Samrat started dating Khan’s rakhi-sister.
- He was cast as Veer Arora (Veerey) in the 2018 Hindi-language romantic comedy film, Veerey Ki Wedding, in which he co-starred alongside Kriti Kharbanda and Jimmy Sheirgill.
- Richa Chadda is the hottest Bollywood villain at the time, according to Pulkit.
- He has a desire to work with Madhuri Dixit and Kamal Hassan.
- He likes Sona Mohapatra’s song Ambarsariya from the film Fukrey.
- Alongside Kriti Kharbanda, Jim Sarbh, Harshvardhan Rane, and Sanjeeda Sheikh, he co-starred as Sunny Lalwani in the 2020 Hindi-language action thriller drama film titled Taish.
- He received the first dose of the coronavirus vaccine in May 2021.