Abhishek Anand is an Indian model and film actor. He was born on November 26, 1986, in Delhi, India. Besides being a product of the University of Greenwich in UK, he graduated in law from Amity University in Noida, and had a short stint in legal practice at the Delhi High Court for a year. During this time, his mind was occupied with his passion for acting, until after a year of legal practice, he decided to make a shift in his career and moved to Mumbai to pursue his dream of becoming an actor.
At 22, he modeled for Women’s Era and Alive. He was also seen in the Classic Diamond Trademart and R&R Dwelling’s brochure ads. He used to walk on the ramp during college and even appeared in the covers of Faces Magazine and Manoher Kahaniya. Abhishek used to participate in drama and plays during college, and won many accolades for his brilliant acting. From then on, he started acting in theaters, even after he moved to Mumbai. When he went to the city, he had a brief struggle until he received several offers to work in many commercials. He also had the chance to work in photoshoots and several music albums, including Fame Desi Funk, Yaar Dildaar and many more. He worked with
Nicole Faria, the Femina Miss India 2010, in a music album and was involved with Planet M.
He was trained in acting by his mentor, Simran Thakur, a prominent actress, model and filmmaker. In the year 2012, Abhishek was debuted in the Hindi action drama film, ‘
Chakradhaar’, helmed by Dharam Prakash and produced by his father, Bharat Anand. He played the main lead role opposite
Urvashi Sharma, and this movie was set in Banaras. Chakradhaar received negative reviews and failed badly at the box office, but Abhishek remained his positivity towards work. In fact, he still wanted to become popular as an action hero. He admires the acting skills of both ‘
Rajinikanth’ and Venkatesh.