Viraf Phirouz Patel urf Viraf Patel is an Indian model, DJ, anchor, host, TV endorser, sailor, and TV actor. Viraf was born on the 12th of June 1980 in Pune, Maharashtra. He is 6’2’’ feet tall (188 centimeters). His father’s name is Phiroz Patel, and his mother’s name is Dolly Patel. He has two brothers, whose names are Minocher Patel and Farhad Patel.
His brothers forced him to take part in the Grasim Mr. India contest conducted by Aditya Birla Group in the year 2005. He won the competition. Before he took part in the competition, he was a sailor who worked for Merchant navy. After Viraj won the competition, he started to be in the limelight, and he got many offers of ramp shows, TV commercials, TV anchoring, etc.
Then he started endorsing brands and working as a model for various ramp walks. He had his on-screen debut with a Tv show named “Maahi Way” which was produced by Yashraj in the year 2010. And that leads to many more offers for him the TV world. He worked in the shows like “Rishta.com” (2010), “
” (2012), “
Teri Meri Love Stories
” (2012), “Naamkaran” (2016-2017), and a few more.
He also worked in the films “Mummy Punjabi” (2011) and “Hanuman: Da’ Damdaar” (2017). He worked in many TV commercials for brands like TVS Apache, Limca, Pantene, Chick Shampoo, Sony Bravia, and many more. His favorite actors are
Shah Rukh Khan
. His favorite bands are U2 and
. His favorite cricketer is
. His favorite music composer is A.R. Rahman.