Aditya Srivastava

Other names of Aditya Srivastava: Aditya Shrivastava, Atul, Adi, Abhijeet

Known for playing the part of Inspector Abhijeet, on the longest running TV serial CID, Aditya Srivastava (born 21st July, 1968) is one of the most recognized faces on Indian television. His debut into the industry was through a supporting role in 'Bandit Queen' in 1995. He completed his studies from Allahabad University, before moving to Delhi. He later relocated to Mumbai from Delhi, and became a part of numerous promos and advertisement projects, for which he mostly gave voice overs. His other famous roles were in Dil Se and Black Friday. 

Although he keeps a very low profile, it is known that he has two daughters. His first film with a lead role was in the movie “Dil Se Poonch Kidhar Jaana Hai” in 2009. Aditya Srivastava is known for his ability to play strict roles that often demand much conviction. As a result, he stars in mostly serious projects playing the role of police officers, advocates etc. His strong sincere voice is another characteristic that has given him an edge over others, allowing him to become a very prominent voiceover artist. 

He was last seen on the big screen in the Hindi movie Kaalo, a horror film in which he played the role of Sameer; a heart touching character where he stands up for and protects Shona from being murdered. He will next be seen in the movie Raakh, which is still under development and also stars Mithun Chakraborty.

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Here we are about to talk about a man who needs no introduction. His awards, his records, his roles & moreover, his acting speaks loud for him. Born and brought up in Allahabad, Aditya Srivastava is a famous Television and Indian film actor. He is a theatre artist & a successful voice over artist. He has done voiceovers for many advertisements.

He is active in Indian cinema from many years but his role of Abhijit in CID has proved to be a milestone in his career. He is one of the few actors who hold a place in Guinness Book of World Records and Limca Book of Records for shooting the longest sequence in a TV show. He has worked in many TV shows after that & his acting skills have made every character memorable for the audience.

He has been equally active in Indian films too. Working as a theatre artist way back in 90s he got his first break in the movie Bandit Queen. It was a very challenging role for him & it changed the complexion of his career. From then, he is known for serious roles. He also did important roles in movies namely, Lakshya, Gulaal, Kaalo & a few more. He is a guy who is very passionate about acting. He had proved that good acting is far more acceptable & ‘asardaar’ than just good looks.

Serials & Movies: Besides working in CID, he has also worked in Raat Hone Ko Hai, Rishtey, Paheli, Naya Daur Naya Daur is a television show that aired on Zee T >> Read More... Naya Daur & many more. He has also acted in super hit films like Bandit Queen, Satya, Gulaal, Dil Se, Deewar & many more.

DOB: 21 July 1968

Vishal Karwal Hindi Actor

Vishal Karwal

Born on 18th November, 1984, Vishal Karwal always dreamt of being a pilot. Academically inclined, he completed his in computer science from Chandigarh, before training to become a pilot. Vishal came into the limelight when he participated in MTV Roadies in 2004, followed by another gig on MTV Splitsvilla. However, his debut role as a TV star was in the series 'Bhagyavidhata' playing the role of Vinay. Later he played the role of Abhay in Rishton Se Badi Prathan also on Colors TV, which was very demanding as it tried to portray social events and made them relate to every day happenings. However, it was his role of Lord Krishna in Dwarkadheesh - Bhagwaan Shree Krishn, that inspired him to continue acting. Later in 2012, he participated in Big Boss Season 6, and was linked with actress, and model Sana Khan. Vishal loves experimenting with different styles, and is always enthusiastic about taking up different roles. He is currently working on a different projects altogether, which involves starting a boarding school in his hometown in Palampur. Vishal hasn’t lost his passion for flying, and wants to continue it when possible, and is hoping that he can convert his American licence for use in India.  He is known for his kind and generous attitude and hard working personality. He learnt to cook during his stay at America, and can now make different styles. However he still relies on a cook just to be on the safer side. He also loves reading a lot. His favourites include almost all books by John Grisham, Jeffrey Archer, Dan Brown and Paulo Coelho.


Shaleen Malhotra

Born and raised in New Delhi, Shaleen Malhotra was first seen as one of the participants in MTV Roadies season 4. He was also a Video Jockey on MTV for four years before his stint with acting. In his initial days, he played the role of Jawal Ahmed in the SONY drama Adaalat, but later became prominent in the TV series 'Arjun' on Star Plus. He plays the protagonist Arjun Suryakant Rawte, ACP and in charge of an Emergency Task Force that involves detective and forensic cases, murder mysteries, human trafficking, and several others. For his part of Arjun, Shaleen attended a lot of special workshops, trained in martial arts and had to opt for a more intensive fitness routine. His most recent feature in the media was on his engagement to Diksha Rampal on 2nd June, 2014 in a traditional Punjabi wedding. The two married a few days later in a private ceremony, attended by very close friends and family. His wife Diksha is a jewellery designer by profession. They met during their school days through a common friend, but later their friendship evolved into true love. The wedding attracted many famous guests, including Udit Singh, Rannvijay Singh Singha, Raghu Ram, Sahil Anand, Kishwer Merchantt and Suyyash Raj. His co-star Sana Khan on Arjun is also loved a lot by the audience, and their onscreen chemistry is appreciated by all. Arjun being very serious and sincere to his work is often attracted by Sana Khans mischief and playfulness. In real life Shaleen is very committed to his work, respects all his promises and always sticks to his word. He was offered a role in Pavitra Rishta, but declined it to ensure that he doesn’t disrespect a previous commitment. Speculations have also been made that Shaleen Malhotra did a mock shoot for the series Madhubala starring Drashti Dhami. However this has not yet been confirmed.

Shaleen Malhotra Hindi Actor