Vishal Kotian Biography In Hindi, Wife, Real Age

Vishal Kotian is an Indian actor. He is best known for his character Birbal in the TV serial Har Mushkil Ka Hal Akbar Birbal.

Vishal Kotian Biography In Hindi/ Birth Place/ Real Age

Vishal was born on 13th February 1985 in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. Vishal came of poor parents. In order to support his family, he had to work hard. When he was barely 12, he used to sell tickets illegally outside Satyam Shivam Sundaram theatre, Mumbai. There was no school in his locality and as a result, the youths of the locality were devoid of school education.

Vishal struggled a lot to get his primary education. He sold tickets of Salman Khan’s movie illegally and also worked as temporary labor to manage the expenses of his school education. He completed his schooling from Fatima High School, Mumbai. His struggles and practical experiences of harsh life made him an experienced person at a very young age. Finally, he completed his graduation from Don Bosco College, Matunga. Above all, he completed his post-graduation from Narsee Monjee College of Commerce. He holds an MBA degree. After that, he chose modeling as his career. Therefore, in 1998 he embarked on a whole new journey to become a model.


Vishal started his career as a model. After that, he tried his luck in acting. In 1998 he debuted in the TV Industry with the Hindi Television Serial Dil Vil Pyaar Vyaar aired on Sony TV . Then in 1999, he played the role of Mohit in the TV serial Family No.1.

Vishal remained literally jobless for long 6 years  ( between 1999 – 2005). He only got a minor role in the serial Sssh Koi Hoi. He was also seen in a Bollywood movie entitled The Deadly Disciple in 2001. Thereafter, in 2005 he again made his appearance in the Comedy TV serial Dil Hai Fir Bhi Hindustani Season 2 . He was seen playing different roles in the show. The show performed well. In the same year, he appeared in another TV serial entitled Ek Chachi Hai Padaus Main aired on Star Plus. In this TV Show, he played the role of Rahul Gupta. Next, in 2006 he worked in the TV serial called Aisa Desh Hai Mera. He played the character of Lucky in this serial. Thereafter, in 2007 he once again showed up in the Television Serial Darling I love You Too where he played the role of Vishal  (aired on Dhamal TV). Meanwhile, he also acted in the famous serial CID. In 2008 he got the opportunity to play the role of Veeru in the movie Don Muthu Swami. Mithun Chakraborty, the disco king, was in the lead role of the movie. The movie was a remake version of the original American movie Oscar.

In 2009 he appeared in the serial Shri Adi Manab aired on SAB TV. In the serial, he played the role of Shree. Next, in 2011 he appeared in the TV serial Pyaar Mein Twist. Later, he showed up in Devon Ka Dev Mahadev, a religious serial aired on Life OK  (December 2011 to December 2014). Vishal played the mythical character of Hanumanji. He was appreciated for his role.

In 2014 he again appeared as Veer Hanuman in the mythological show Mahabharata. In the same year, he shared the screen with Kiku Sharda in the TV serial Har Mushkil Ka Hal Akbar Birbal  (2014 – 17). Vishal played the role of Birbal whereas Kiku Sharda appeared as emperor Akbar. In 2019 he played the role of Ravana in the TV serial Vighnaharta Ganesh. In the following year, he played the role of Birbal for the second time in the TV show Akbar Ka Birbal. He was critically acclaimed for his role.

Vishal Kotian wife

Vishal has been dating actress Payal Shetty for a long time. According to Vishal, they will soon get married.

Big Boss 15

In 2021 Vishal Kotian participated in Big Boss 15 as a contestant. He entered the show as the brother of Siddharth Shukla but soon he was expelled from the show for making offensive comments on other participants (Tejaswi Prakash and Shamita Shetty ).

Net Worth

Vishal has a net worth that is estimated at around 1.5 million USD.


Name Vishal Kotian
Nick Name Vishal
Date of Birth 13th February 1985
Age 36 Years( As in 2022)
Profession Television actress and model
Birth Place Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Resident Place Mumbai, Maharashtra
Nationality Indian
Religion Hinduism
Zodiac Sign Aquarius
Marital Status Unmarried
Girlfriend Payal Shetty


School Fatima High School, Mumbai
Graduation Don Bosco College, Matunga
Post-Graduation Narsee Monjee College of Commerce
Qualification Post-Graduate, MBA

Physical Appearance

Height 5 feet 11 inches
Weight 72 kgs
Biceps 15 inches
Eye Colour light Brown
Hair Colour Black
Skin Colour Fair

Favourite Things & Hobbies

Favourite Colour White
Favourite Singer Neha Kakkar
Favourite Actor Tiger Shroff
Favourite Actress Madhuri Dixit, Konika Kapoor
Favourite Food Ice Cream
Favourite pet dogs
Favourite Sport Cricket
Hobbies listening music

Social Media Handles

 facebook Facebook vishal.kotin
Instagram vishaalkotin
anchal sahu twitter Twitter @Vishalkkotian

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