Prateik Babbar is an Indian actor. He is also a martial artist. He chiefly appears in Bollywood films. He got recognition by appearing in the super-hit movie “Jane Tu…Ya Janne Na” which was released in 2009. Besides, he has worked as a model in several advertisements for many notable products.
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Prateik Babbar Biography
Prateik was born on 28th November 1986 in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. He belongs to a family of legendary actors of the 80s. His father Raj Babbar is a famous Indian actor, whereas her mother, Smita Patel was a renowned Indian actress. After his birth, his mother died due to severe labour pain. As a result, his father again married another actress Nadira Babbar. That’s why his maternal grandparents looked after him in Mumbai.
He pursued his undergraduate studies at Arya Vidya Mandir, Bandra, Mumbai. Then, he joined Jai Hind College for higher education. But, due to some unknown reasons, he left the college. Next, he completed his graduation from St. Andrew College, Bandra, Mumbai.
Prateik Babbar Movies And Tv Shows
Babbar started his career as an assistant producer under the advertisement filmmaker Prahlaad Kakkar. Later, he appeared in many TV advertisements and worked for various bands including Nestle & KitKat. Then he decided to move into acting. In 2008, he made his acting debut in the film” Janne Tu…Ya Janne Na”, produced by Amir Khan.
Here he got the role of Amit Mahant and worked alongside Imran Khan and Genelia D’Souza. He surprised the movie lovers by portraying this character and the film gained a huge commercial success. After that, in 2011, he appeared on Kiran Rao’s “Dhobi Ghaat“ in the role of Mahesh Munna Jairam Chandrasekhar.
For this role, he received positive reviews at film festivals worldwide. That year, he also got featured as Lawrence Gomes in the action thriller “Dum Maro Dum” with Avishek Bacchan and Rana Daggubati. Besides, he acted in Prakash Jha directed social drama “Aarakhan” in the role of Sushanth Seth with Amitav Bachchan, Saif Ali Khan, and Deepika Padukone.
Also, in 2011, he portrayed the role of Michael Pinto opposite Kalki Koechlin in the film “My Friend Pinto”. His subsequent films include” Ekk Diwaana Tha”(Sachin Kulkarni) &” Issaq” (Rahul Mishra). In 2014, he made his Bengali debut with the film “Auroni Taukhan” in the role of Darshan Singh Mithaiwale with the Tollywood actress Paoli Dam. Between 2014-15, he participated in “Box Cricket League 1 “, a reality TV Show, as a contestant.
After attending a course in method acting at the Jeff Goldberg Studio in 2016, he got a chance to act in a comedy-drama film entitled “Umarika “. In the meantime, he also took part in” Shockers” directed by Faruk Kabir in the role of Karan. In 2017, he starred in a video called “#DilSeAzaad“. Up next, in 2018, Babbarshowed up as Sunny in the film” Bagghi 2“, starring Tiger Shroff.
He played the role of an antagonist in the movie. In the same year, he appeared in two more movies:- Amitav Sinha’s “Mulk”( Shahid Mohammad) & Nitin Kakkar’s” Mitron” (Vikram Oberoi ). Subsequently, in 2019, he left his impression in the comedy film “Chhichhore”, directed by Nitish Tiwari as Raggie & “Yaaran” as Rohit Bajaj.
Afterward, he acted in the web series on many OTT platforms. In 2019, he acted in” Skyfire” in the role of Chandra Shekhar on Zee 5; in “Four More Shots Please! “as Jeh Wadia on Amazon Prime Video. Later, in 2020, he portrayed the role of Ajay Malhotra in the action drama “Darbar”, starring Rajnikant.
His next films include “The Power”, and “Mumbai Saga“.Some of his web series released in 2021 were “Chakravyuh”, and “Hiccups and Hookups“. Recently, in 2022, he was seen in the film “Bacchan Pandey” and “Cobalt Blue”.
For his excellent acting, he received several awards. In 2009, he won the “Filmfare Awards” in the category of Special Jury Awards for the film” Jaane Tu… Ya Janne Na”. Even, he got a nomination in the “Filmfare Awards” in the category of Best Male Debut and Best Supporting Actor for the same movie.
In 2012, she won the “Stardust Awards” in the category of Breakthrough Performance Male
and also got a nomination in the category of Superstar of Tomorrow Male for the movie” Dhobi Ghaat “.
Prateik Babbar Wife
In 2011, during the filming of “Ek Deewana Tha”, he began a relationship with Amy Jackson, a British actress. They broke up in the following year. Later, he married Sanya Sagar .
Prateik Babbar Net Worth 2022
According to various online sources, popular Indian actor Babbar has a net worth that is estimated at around 2-4 million USD (approx).
Prateik Babbar Upcoming Movies 2022
Woh Ladki Hai Kahaan?
Cast : Taapsee Pannu, Pratik Gandhi, & Prateik
Release Date: 2022
|Date of Birth||28th November 1986|
|Age||35 Years (As in 2022)|
|Birth Place||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|Resident Place||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|Wife Name||Sanya Sagar|
|Father Name||Raj Babbar|
|Mother Name||Smita Patel|
|Height||5 feet 9 inches|
|Favourite Singer||Neha Kakkar|
|Favourite Actor||Pankaj Tripathi|