Shabir Sebastian Ahluwalia, better known as Shabir Ahluwalia, is an Indian actor, host, and producer. He is known for his work in the television industry. Shabir began his career in 1999 with the show “Hip Hip Hurray”, but he grabbed the limelight through the show “Kahiin to Hoga” (2003-2007). Since 2014, Shabir started playing the lead role in the hit television show “Kumkum Bhagya”. Also, he was the winner of “Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi 3” in 2010.

Shabir Ahluwalia Biography & Wiki

Shabir Ahluwalia’s nickname is Shabbir. He was born on 10 August 1979 in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. His current age is 42 years. Shabir’s Zodiac is Leo.


Height, Weight & Body Measurements

Height in centimeters 175 cm
Height in meters 1.75 m
Height in feet inches 5’ 9”
Weight in Kilograms 75 kg
Weight in Pounds 165 lbs
Chest 42 Inches
Waist 34 Inches
Biceps 14.5 Inches
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Black

Shabir Ahluwalia Family Members

Shabir’s father is from Sikh ethnicity, and his mother is from Catholic ethnicity. He has two siblings, one brother, the name is Sameer Ahluwalia, and one sister, the name is Shefali Ahluwalia.


Girls, affairs, spouse name

Shabir Ahluwalia was in a relationship with actress Panchi Bora, but later they got separated. After that, Shabir was in a relationship with actress Kanchi Kaul. On 27 November 2011, He and Kanchi got married. They together have two sons, named Azai(2014) and Ivarr(2016).

Education and School, College

Shabir Ahluwalia did his schooling at St. Xavier’s School, Mumbai, and After that, he completed his graduation from the University of Maryland, College Park, USA.

Favourites Things and Like & Dislike

Favourite Actor Salman Khan and Al Pacino
Favourite Actress Priyanka Chopra
Favourite Singer Samantha Fox
Favourite Hobbies Playing Cricket and Football
Favourite Sport Cricket
Favourite Color Black

Shabir Ahluwalia’s Filmography

In 1999, Shabir made his Television debut as ‘Purab’ in “Hip Hip Hurray“. But, in 2003, Shabir grabbed the limelight as a ‘Rishi Garewaal’ in the popular TV serial “Kahiin To Hoga” (2003-2007). Beside that, Shabir has also worked in the shows like, “Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi“, “Sanjivani” “Kahi To Milenge“, “Kahaani Ghar Ghar Kii“, “Kya Hadsaa Kya Haqeeqat“, “Kkavyanjali“, “Kasamh Se“, “Kasautii Zindagii Kay” and “Kayamath” etc.

Since 2014, Shabir Ahluwalia started playing the leading lead role of Abhishek Prem Mehra(Abhi) in the ZEE TV’s hit television show “Kumkum Bhagya“. He became very famous and a household name with this role. In 2005 he also debuted as host by anchoring a dance show “Nach Baliye 1“. Later, he has hosted “Nach Baliye 2” (2006), “Dancing Queen” (2009), “Meethi Choori No 1” (2010), and “Guinness World Records – Ab India Todega” (2010). In 2007, Shabir also debuted in Bollywood through the movie “Shootout at Lokhandwala” and later in the next year. He was also featured in the movie “Mission Istanbul”.

He was one of the celebrity cricket players, plays for “Mumbai Heroes” in the “Celebrity Cricket League“. Also, in 2013, He produced the Indian television drama “Savitri- EK Prem Kahani” on “Life OK“. In 2010, Shabir won the third season of “Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi“. In 2019, “Fixerr” became his debuted web series(Alt Balaji and ZEE5).

Award And Recognitions

Because of Shabir’s brilliant performance in the Hindi Television industry, he receives several awards. Some of these were,


  • Shabir Ahluwalia received “Indian Telly Awards” in the category of “Best Actor in a Negative Role” for the show “Kahiin To Hoga”.
  • In 2011, He also received “Gold Awards” in “Most Stylish Actor”.
  • In 2016, Shabir was also got “Indian Television Academy Awards” in the category of “Best Actor – Popular” for the show “Kumkum Bhagya”.

Salary and Net Worth

Shabir takes ₹1.25 lakh per episode for his work in TV series, and his estimated net worth around $5 Million.

Contact Address

Phone Number He didn’t like to share his Phone number publicly.
Email Id Not Available
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Shabir Ahluwalia Controversies

In 2014, Shabir got angry during a Box Cricket League match.

Facts about Shabir Ahluwalia

  • Shabir wanted to be a sportsman or a computer programmer.
  • He reduced around 12 kgs of weight for his rockstar look in the serial “Kumkum Bhagya”.

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