Shaheer Sheikh is a familiar face in the Indian television industry, who is best known for portraying Devrath “Dev” Dixit in Kuch Rang Pyar Ke Aise Bhi, Vir Mehra in the series Kya Mast Hai Life and as Anant Bajpai in Navya..Naye Dhadkan Naye Sawaal. This lawyer turned actor is so popular in Indonesia that he has acted in a couple of Indonesian films and television series. He has also hosted Asia’s Got Talent and Indonesian reality show, Panah Asmara Arjuna.
Check out Shaheer Sheikh biography to know more about his childhood, acting career, personal life, family, height, weight, body measurements, girlfriend, achievements, net worth and fun facts.
Sheikh Shaheer Nawaz
Actor, Model, Singer, Television Host, Lawyer
Birthday / Date of Birth
Shaheer Sheikh was born on 26 March 1984, in Jammu and Kashmir, India.
He is currently 33 years old.
Shaheer attended Hari Singh Higher Secondary School in Jammu. After high school, he got enrolled at the New Law College, Bharati Vidyapeeth University in Pune and graduated in graduation in Bachelor of Laws (L.L.B.).
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
- Father – Shahnawaz Sheikh
- Mother – Dilshad Sheikh
- Siblings – He has a younger sister.
Shaheer Sheikh is allegedly dating his onscreen pair, Erica Fernandes, where they both cast in a romantic soap Kuch Rang Pyar Ke Aise Bhi. Their bonding and chemistry on the screen is so appealing that their fans want them to hold their hand tight in real life too. There have been a lot of speculations about their relationships because neither of them confirmed nor denied it. But, for sure, there’s something brewing between the two.
Formerly, Shaheer was dating a single mom and Indonesian singer, Ayu Ting Ting. Their relationship was short-lived which lasted for four months. Tthey mutually ended their relationship, citing that people around them weren’t happy about their relationship because she was a single mom. Sheikh has had model and actress Smiley Suri in the past.
- In feet – 6 feet 1 inches
- In centimeters – 188 cm
- In meters – 1.88 m
- In Kilograms – 80 kg
- In Pounds – 176 lbs
- Measurements – 44-14.5-32
- Chest – 44 inches
- Biceps / Arms – 14.5 inches
- Waist – 32 inches
He wears a size 11 (US) shoe.
In 2015, Shaheer made his film debut with the Indonesian film, Turis Romantis where he played the role as Azan Khan.
His first appearance in television came in 2005 with the Hindi comedy series, Sanya for his role as Arjun Shekhawat from 2005 to 2006.
The actor is famous for playing lead roles in television series like Kuch Rang Pyar Ke Aise Bhi, Kya Mast Hai Life, Navya..Naye Dhadkan Naye Sawaal and Mahabharat.
Shaheer Sheikh Favorites
- Favorite Food – Chaat, Pizza, Pasta, Raajma
- Favorite Actor – Salman Khan, Leonardo DiCaprio, Al Pacino, Johnny Depp
- Favorite Actress – Kareena Kapoor, Jessica alba
- Favorite Film -Andaz Apna Apna (1994)
- Favorite Sport – Cricket
Shaheer Sheikh Net worth
This handsome actor has accrued an estimated net worth of $3 million US dollars as of 2017. He take Rs 1.20 lakh upwards per day when he is on shoot. His salary varies from acting in series to presenting television shows, where he bills a hefty amount for the latter.
He lived with his family in a posh house in Mumbai, Maharashtra. Being passionate about cars, Shaheer Sheikh owns different types of exotic cars from luxury car makers, including a BMW, a Skoda and a Mercedes Benz.
Social Media Portfolio
Shaheer Sheikh started doing modeling gigs whilst in college.
He happened to meet television director, Waseem Sabirm, who asked him to attend audition for television series, Kya Mast Hai Life and eventually he landed a lead role in the series. Since then, the actor didn’t turn his back.
Shaheer also owns an event management company.
In 2015, he voted as the top 50 sexiest Asian men in an annual poll conducted by UK-based weekly newspaper Eastern Eye.
Shaheer won several accolades for his role in the popular series, Kuch Rang Pyar Ke Aise Bhi, including Best Couple Award at Lions Gold Awards, India News Awards 2017 (along with Erica Fernandes) and Star Of The Year 2016 at Asiavision Awards.
In February 2017, he started working on his upcoming Indonesian feature film Maipa and Datu Museng, an action based love story in which Sheikh will play the role of Datu Museng, a warrior.
In the latest development, Shaheer is planning to produce web series and act in them.