is an Indian Actor born in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India on 31 October 1981. He is the son of
(step son). He started off by assisting Mr.
Sanjay Leela Bhansali in 2002 for his Film Devdas. He was also an assistant director in the movie Dil To Pagal Hai.
His debut film as an actor was
in 2008, which was a musical thriller directed by
. The film did not do well on the box office but Sikandar was overall praised and got positive reviews by film critics and was considered to have potential.
He also acted in a film of a debutant director
, name summer 2007. Later he played Nirmal Sen in 2010 movie
Khelein Hum Jee Jaan Sey
, Bilal in Players (2012), Dev in Aurangzeb (2013), He was offered the role of Sameer in
Dil Chahta Hai in 2001. He rejected the role for unknown reasons. However being introduced by a prominent production house in the film industry would be great for his career the actor decided to try himself. He then liked the story of Woodstock Villa and decided to act in it.
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Sikandar Kher, the Indian Bollywood actor, completed his graduation from National School of Drama along with other celebrity kids like
Hrithik Roshan, and
Abhishek Bachchan. Sikandar Kher couldn’t complete his bachelor’s degree, so he joined NSD, where his father used to take acting workshops.
The International Film And Television Club of Asian Academy Of Film & Television, Noida, elected him as a member of the society. Kirron Kher is the mother and Anupam Kher is the step father of the talented actor. The 34-year-old made his Bollywood debut from the movie Devdas (2002). He assisted Sanjay Leela Bhansali in a movie.
Rumors were that the actor was approached for the role of Sameer, played by
Saif Ali Khan in Dil Chahta Hai. The actor got his first break as an actor from the film, Woodstock Villa in 2008. The movie was a low-budget film, directed by Hansal Mehta.
The second film of the actor was
Summer 2007, released in 2008 only. Sikandar played the role of a guy, whose name was Rahul. The director of ‘Summer 2007’ was Sohail Tatri. “Khelein Hum Jee Jaan Sey” was a big star cast movie released in 2010.
The movie starred Abhishek Bachchan,
Deepika Padukone, and Sikandar Kher (Nirmal) also. The movie was directed by Ashutosh Gawarikar. Though the Indian Audience didn’t accept ‘Khelein Hum Jee Jaan Sey’ with great cheer and appreciation.
Sikandar also played significant roles in movies like Players and Aurangzeb. Both the movies were multi-starrer and were from a big banner. Apparently, the actor Sikandar Ali is doing the movie ‘
Tere Bin Laden 2’ which may prove to be good and successful for the actor’s career. We wish him, ‘All the Best’ for his future.