Nishant Singh Malkani is an Indian actor and model best known for his roles in Guddan Tumse Na Ho Payega as Akshat Jindal and Preet Se Bandhi Ye Dori Ram Milaayi Jodi as Anukalp Gandhi. He is currently a participant in the season 14 of Bigg Boss or Bigg Boss: “Ab Scene Paltega”
Born on 1st September 1987 (age 33) in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, the actor moved to Delhi where he did his schooling from Laxman Public School. He did his undergraduate course from Shaheed Bhagat Singh College and went on to pursue an MBA from IIM Kolkata.
Nishant Malkani was spotted by model scouts, Allied Model in Kolkata and eventually moved to Mumbai to expand his modelling career and to get into the acting scene. Malkani got his debut role in Miley Jab Hum Tum as Adhiraj Singh. Then he went on to bag Preet Se Bandhi Ye Dori Ram Milaayi Jodi as Anukalp Gandhi.
The actor supposedly struggled for 8 years before getting his big break Guddan Tumse Na Ho Payega as the lead protagonist Akshat Jindal. The actor is also starred in films such as Horror Stories (2013) and the web series Ragini MMS: Returns.
Malkani has been a contestant in Box Cricket League 1 and Box Cricket League 2. He is currently a housemate in the latest Bigg Boss season or Bigg Boss: “Ab Scene Paltega”.
The actor keeps his personal life and love life on the down low but there were rumours of him dating actress Sara Khan. later he was also paired with his Guddan Tumse Na Ho Payega co actor Kanika Mann.
He also got in a bit of a controversy in 2017 following roumors that he was harassed by his Ragini MMS Returns co star Riya Sen. Nishant denied these reports, calling Riya one of his closest friends.
Name: Nishant Singh Malkani
DOB: 1st September 1987
Place of Birth: Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Education: Laxman Public School; Shaheed Bhagat Singh College; IIM Kolkata
Occupation: Actor and Model
Relationship status: unmarried
Zodiac Sign: Virgo
Facebook: Nishant Singh Malkani