Shaheer Nawaz Sheikh, better known as Shaheer Sheikh, is an Indian Actor, Model, or former lawyer. He is a very popular television star. He debuted the TV show was “Kya Mast Hai Life” in 2009, but he grabbed the limelight after playing ‘Anant Bajpai’ in Star plus show “Navya..Naye Dhadkan Naye Sawaal” (2011-2012). He is best known for playing the roles of ‘Arjuna’ in the Star Plus mythological series, “Mahabharat” (2013-2014), ‘Dev Dixit’ in Sony TV show “Kuch Rang Pyar Ke Aise Bhi” (2016-2017), and ‘Abir Rajvansh’ in Star Plus show “Yeh Rishtey Hain Pyaar Ke” (2019-2020).

Shaheer Sheikh Biography & Wiki

Shaheer Sheikh’s nickname is Shaheer. He was born on 26 March 1984 in Bhaderwah, Jammu & Kashmir, India. His current age is 37 years. Shaheer’s Zodiac is Aries.

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Height, Weight & Body Measurements

Height in centimeters 182 cm
Height in meters 1.82 m
Height in feet inches 6’ 0″
Weight in Kilograms 68 kg
Weight in Pounds 150 lbs
Chest 44 Inches
Waist 32 Inches
Biceps 14 Inches
Eye Colour Brown
Hair Colour Black

Shaheer Sheikh Family Members

Shaheer’s father’s name is Shahnawaz Sheikh. His mother’s name is Dilshad Sheikh. He also has two sistersAleefa and Ifrah.

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Girls, affairs, spouse name

Firstly, Shaheer Sheikh was in a relationship with the Indonesian singer Ayu Ting Ting. After that, Shaheer was rumoured to be in a relationship with his “Kuch Rang Pyar Ke Aise Bhi” co-star, Erica Fernandes.

In 2020, Shaheer married Ruchikaa Kapoor (creative producer and senior vice president of Balaji Motion Pictures Ltd.) after dating for one and a half years. He married Ruchikaa Kapoor in October 2020, but the couple made it official only on 27 November 2020.


Education and School, College

Shaheer Sheikh completed his High School Education at Hari Singh Higher Secondary School, Jammu. To take Law course, he was moved to Pune, Maharashtra, and performed Law Graduation from New Law College, Bharati Vidyapeeth University, Pune.

Favourites Things and Like & Dislike

Favourite Actor Salman Khan, Leonardo DiCaprio, Brad Pitt, Al Pacino, And Johnny Depp
Favourite Actress Kareena Kapoor, Jessica Alba, And Angelina Jolie
Favourite Film Andaz Apna Apna
Favourite Hobbies Cooking, Doing Photography, And Dancing
Favourite Hobbies Dancing
Favourite Sport Cricket
Favourite Foods Chaat, Pizza, Pasta, And Raajma
Favourite Dessert Gulab Jamun, And Icecream
Favourite Destination Paris, And Amsterdam
Favourite Car Jaguar

Shaheer Sheikh’s Filmography

Shaheer’s debuted role in TV was “Veer Mehra” in the Show “Kya Mast Hai Life” in 2009-2010. After that, he appeared in TV serials like “Jhansi Ki Rani” and “Best Of Luck Nikki“. Later, in 2011, he grabbed the limelight through the Star plus show “Navya..Naye Dhadkan Naye Sawaal“, where he played the lead role, was named ‘Anant Bajpai’. Shaheer gained huge popularity for ‘Arjuna’ in the Star plus mythological series, “Mahabharat“. Later, he appears in hits TV serials like “Kuch Rang Pyar Ke Aise Bhi” (Seasons 1 & 2) and “Yeh Rishtey Hain Pyaar Ke“, etc.

Shaheer Sheikh has even appeared in many Indonesian TV serials, like “Panah Asmara Arjuna“, “Cinta di Langit Taj Mahal“, “Roro Jonggrang“, “Aladin & Alakadam”, “Malaikat Tak Bersayap“,”Jika esok tak pernah ada” and “Cinta antara langit dan bumi” etc,. Shaheer also made his film debut in 2015 with the Indonesian film, “Turis Romantis.” Subsequently, he featured in the Indonesian film, “Maipa Deapati & Datu Museng“. In 2020, “Paurashpur” became his debuted Web series (ALTBalaji & ZEE5). Shaheer acted in some music videos, such as, “Teri Palkey“(2011), “Ae Mere Dil“(2020), and “Baarish Ban Jaana“(2021), etc. In 2015, he sang a Indonesian song “Di Manakah Dirimu“.

In 2021, Shaheer will be back in Tv industry with the third season of his popular show “Kuch Rang Pyar Ke Aise Bhi: Nayi Kahaani“.

Award And Recognitions


  • In 2011, Shaheer Sheikh received “Indian Television Academy Awards” in the category of “GR8! Performer of the Year (Male)” for the show “Navya..Naye Dhadkan Naye Sawaalal”.
  • In 2017, He topped in Times list of 20 Most Desirable Men on Indian Television. Next year Shaheer earned the 4th spot in the same list. Further, in 2019. he also earned 3rd spot on the same list.
  • Shaheer also placed in Eastern Eye’s 50 Sexiest Asian Men List in the years 2016, 2018, and 2019 at the 25th, 17th, and 11th.
  • In 2019, he also earned 1st place in Fuze’s list of Most desirable men on TV.

Salary and Net Worth

Shaheertakes ₹1.20 lakh per episode, and his estimated net worth is around $3 million.

Contact Address

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Facts about Shaheer Sheikh

  • Shaheer Sheikh is very popular in Indonesia.
  • After completing his graduation, Shaheer worked at a law firm in Pune for a while.
  • Later, He started working as a model by doing print advertisements, and also Shaheer has worked as a photographer for some time.
  • In August 2018, he was chosen as the first Indian torchbearer of the 18th Asian Games by the Indonesian Government.
  • During an interview, Shaheer shared that he loved kids.
  • For his role “Arjuna’ in “Mahabharat”, he Learnt Hindi, Sanskrit and also read “Mahabharat”.

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