When it comes to Indian soap lovers, this man always comes to mind as it was his gray shaded side that always added drama to daily soaps. No one can deny the fact that through his impeccable and powerful performances Achal Nagesh Salwan has made Indian TV viewing more intriguing as t he is able to grab one daily  soap after the other. Born in Haryana, Nagesh was raised in a Thakur family.  It was in 2002 when director Umesh Pad  decided to cast Nagesh in his show Dhakhan which is based on American Hit drama ER. Dhakhan was a success and also paved way for related shows such as Sanjivani. From then on, there was no looking back.

He did shows such as Navya on Star Plus, Mahakumbh on Life Ok and was last seen playing the role of Durga Prasad Maheshwari on Swaragani. His talent is not only limited to the small screen as he played characters that might have been compact in length but were gripping all throughout such as Earth (1998), Black Friday(2004),Delhi 6 (2007) to name a few.

In an interview, he claimed that he enjoyed playing gray negative roles as they were highly challenging. These roles had versatility and pushed the person to its limits. He has portrayed some of the most amazing unforgettable parts which have left a legacy for him, a legacy that will be a lesson for those hopeful aspirants who want to make their destiny in the show business. His story will be an inspiration for generations to come. It comes to show that whether its daily soaps or cinema this man can do it all. He has taken Indian television industry to extraordinary heights and with his efforts, it will keep on achieving greatness.