Vikrant Massey (born April 3, 1987 in India) is an Indian film and television actor. In 2004 he made his television debut with Kahaan Hoo Main.
|Full name||Vikrant Messey|
|Date of birth||3 April 1987|
|Caste||Not yet known|
|School||St. Anthony’s High School, Mumbai|
|College||R. D. National College of Arts & Science|
|Year present||2003 – present|
|Debut||Film: Lootera (2013) |
TV: Kahaan Hoon Main (2004)
Short Film: Un Hazaaron Ke Naam (2009)
Web Series: Rise (2017)
Vikrant Massey was born on April 3, 1987 to Jolly and Meena Massey. Belonging to a middle-class family, he was born and raised in the city of Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. He has an older brother named Mohsin Massey. His paternal family follows Christianity whereas his maternal family follows Sikhism. Messey was educated at St. Anthony’s High School in Versova, followed by studies at R. National College. of Arts and Science in Bandra, Mumbai. He is a well trained dancer. At the age of 7, he took the stage with small dance and theatrical performances. With the support and guidance of teachers and the principal, he took up the performing arts as a career at a fairly young age. In his spare and free time he enjoys traveling, playing cricket and video games.
Vikrant Massey belongs to a Christian family. His father is Jolly Massey and mother is Amna Massey. He has an older brother, Mohsin Massey.
After dating Sheetal Thakur for 4 year, in November 2019 the couple Vikrant and Sheetal got engaged.
Massey is also a trained contemporary and modern jazz dancer. He has worked with Shiamak Davar, and acted as a choreographer on his show Dhoom Machaao Dhoom.
He played the role of Shyam Madan Singh in the Balika Vadhu, a TV show on Colors TV. He starred in Balika Vadhu with his co-star Vibha Anand which was a success. He has also starred in Disney Channel India’s Dhoom Machaao Dhoom, not airing Kahaan Hoon Main on Star Plus and the role of Dharam in Dharam Veer on NDTV Imagine.
Vikrant played Ayan Ahmed Khan, co-starring in the Zee TV series Qubool Hai after replacing Rishab Sinha. Massey made his Bollywood debut in Vikramaditya Motwan’s Lootera (2013) opposite Ranveer Singh and Sonakshi Sinha. His first major role was in Konkana Sen Sharma’s debut directorial work “Death in the Gunzha”. The film and its performance received critical acclaim. Rajiv Masand described his play as sincere. For this work, he was nominated for the Filmfare Critics Award for Best Actor.
Massey has also worked on various web series, including Mirzapur, Broken But Beautiful, Criminal Justice, an Indian TV series based on the British television series Criminal Justice, adapted for India by Sridhar Raghavan, directed by Tigmanshu Dulia and Vishal Fury and Made In Heaven, a webseries about two wedding managers in Delhi running a agency named Made in Heaven.
In September 2020, he was last seen opposite Deepika Padukone at; – Chhapaak of Meghna Gulzar and in Ginny Weds Sunny opposite Yami Gautam, a film directed by newbie Puneet Khanna and produced by Vinod Bachchan. It was streamed on Netflix.
- He grew up in a nuclear family in a 1-BHK flat in Mumbai.
- Vikrant has a interest in acting and dancing at a very young age.
- He appeared in 2019 on the cover page of the SmartLife magazine.