Born on 18th November, 1984, Vishal Karwal always dreamt of being a pilot. Academically inclined, he completed his B.tech 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
. 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
, Jeffrey Archer, Dan Brown and