About Karanvir Bohra
Karanvir is working as an Indian television and film actor since 1990 and is well known for showing presence in popular TV serials like Kasautii Zindagi Kay, Dil Se Di Dua...Saubhagyavati Bhava?, Shararat, Naagin 2 and Qubool Hai.
He also played roles in Hindi films like Kismat Konnection and Mumbai 125 KM. Now currently, he is an active participant in the reality show, Bigg Boss 12 on Colors TV.
Karanvir was born on 28th August 1982 in the Marwari family in Jodhpur, Rajasthan, India. He was pampered in the film industry as being the son of filmmaker Mahendra Bohra and grandson of actor-producer Ramkumar Bohra. He shares his childhood memories with sisters; Meenakshi and Shivangi and went to GD Somani Memorial School, Cuffe Parade for studies.
He attended Elphinstone College, Mumbai but soon left it because of his poor twelfth-grade scores and then went for Sydenham College, Churchgate to complete his Bachelor of Commerce.
As he was not so good in studies, he was attracted to dancing thus learning Kathak dance style from Pandit Veeru Krishnan for two years. He is 5 feet 7 inches tall and has a masculine physique for being a fitness freak.
His career started as a child playing his first role in Hindi film, Tejaa in 1990. In 1999, he landed on the TV series but got real fame from Ekta Kapoor’s Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi and Kasautii Zindagi Kay.
Another Indian fantasy sitcom, Shararat, from 2003 to 2007 was also a career changer in his life. His other popular roles that were praised by the audience include in; Kkusum (2006-2007), Dil Se Di Dua... Saubhagyavati Bhava? (2011-13), Yeh Hai Aashiqui (2014), Qubool Hai (2014-15), Naagin 2 (2016-17) and many more which further includes some reality shows such as Nach Baliye 4 (2008), Mr. & Ms. TV (2008), Jalak Dikhhla Jaa 6 (2013), Khatron Ke Khiladi Darr Ka Blockbuster (2014) and now currently going on Bigg Boss 12.
His upcoming movies which are on the list are Hume Tumse Pyaar Kitna (2018) and a short film, Ijjazat (2018). Apart from acting he also owns men wear clothing line, Pegasus.
Apart from professional life, he is quite happy in his married life with model-VJ Teejay Sidhu. Both tied the knot in 2006 at the Sri Ravishankar Ashram.
He is now enjoying the fatherhood of two beautiful twin girls, Vienna Bohra and Raya Bella Bohra. They now reside in Goregaon, a locality in the Mumbai Suburban district.
He recently received the 2018 Lions Gold Award for being the best host in India’s Best Judwaah!