Arjun Rampal

26 November 1972 | Sagittarius

Actor

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Producer

Arjun Rampal

Arjun Rampal

The National Award winning Indian film actor is also a producer, model and TV host who debuted with Pyar Ishq Aur Mohabbat and is best known for his roles in Rock On and Ra.One among others.

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Filmography

8 September 2017Daddy
Arun Gawli

2 December 2016Kahaani 2
Sub-Inspector Inderjeet Singh

11 November 2016Rock On 2
Joseph Mascarenhas (Joe)

13 February 2015Roy
Kabir

19 July 2013D Day
Rudra Pratap

18 January 2013Inkaar
Rahul Verma

21 September 2012Heroine
Aryan Khanna

31 August 2012I M 24
Himself

26 October 2011Ra.One
Ra.One

6 October 2011Rascals
Anthony Gonsalves

4 June 2010Rajneeti
Prithviraj 'Prithvi' C. Pratap

4 September 2009Fox
Advocate Arjun Kapoor

29 August 2008Rock On!!
Joseph 'Joe' Mascarenhas

Biography

The National Award winning Indian film actor is also a producer, model and TV host who debuted with Pyar Ishq Aur Mohabbat and is best known for his roles in Rock On and Ra.One among others. Arjun Rampal was born in Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh, into a family with a military background. He stayed with his mother after his parents separated, and completed his schooling from St. Patrick School. After a successful modelling career, Arjun debuted in Bollywood with the film, Pyaar Ishq Aur Mohabbat (2001), which earned him huge critical acclaim and he won the Star Debut of the Year-Male at the Screen Awards. He went on to star in Deewanapan (2001) which was a box office dud but brought him acclaim for his role. This was followed by the super hit film, Aankhen (2002). He later had a string of flops in the form of films like Dil Hai Tumhaara (2002), Dil Ka Rishta (2003), Tehzeeb (2003), Asambhav (2004), Vaada (2005), Elaan (2005), Yakeen (2005), Ek Ajnabee (2005), Humko Tumse Pyaar Hai (2006) and Darna Zaroori Hai (2006). Although some of his performances were applauded, the films failed to perform at the box office. After an appreciated supporting role in the hit film, Don-The Chase Begins Again (2006), he debuted as a producer with the film, I See You (2006) under his banner, Chasing Ganesha Productions. The film was a flop at the box office. He received breakthrough recognition starring as the antagonist in the blockbuster film, Om Shanti Om (2007) co-starring Shah Rukh Khan, followed by the role of Joe Mascarenhas in Farhan AKhtar’s acting debut, Rock On!! (2008). Rock On!! earned him the Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor and the National Award for Best Supporting Actor and established his acting prowess. He went on to deliver memorable performances in The Last Lear (2008), Housefull (2010), Raajneeti (2010) and Ra.One (2011). He also starred in several other films like EMI (2009), Fox (2009), We Are Family (2010), Rascals (2011), Heroine (2012), Chakravyuh (2012), Ajab Gazabb Love (2012), Inkaar (2013), D-Day (2013), Satyagraha (2014) and Roy (2015). His upcoming projects include roles in Rock On!! 2 (2016) and Daddy (2016). Arjun has also been active on television - judging the reality TV show, Nach Baliye 4 (2008-09) and hosting the Star World show, Love 2 Hate U (2011-12). Apart from films, Arjun Rampal is popularly known for his good looks and hunk image, and was voted India’s ‘Most Desirable Man’ in 2012 and also joined the PETA campaign in 2013. Among brands, Rampal has endorsed Greenply, Galaxy Chocolate, Nivea men, Chivas and has appeared in a commercial for Schweppes alongside Nicole Kidman. Arjun is married to former model, Mehr Jessia Rampal and together they have two daughters, Mahikaa and Myra. Arjun is also the owner of the club, Lap along with his wife, which is located in New Delhi.

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