Abhinav Shukla is an Indian actor, model and photographer who mainly works in the Hindi television and film industry. As of 2021, Abhinav has a net worth of $2 million. He is known for portraying Om Rathi in the Star Plus serial “Diya Aur Baati Hum” (2011) and Rajdeep Thakur in the romantic drama series “Silsila Badalte Rishton Ka” (2018). He also won the Mr. Punjab title back in 2009.
He is the husband of Indian television actress Rubina Dilaik. Recently, he participated in Bigg Boss 14 along with Aly Goni, Nikki Tamboli and Jasmin Bhasin. He loves to do outdoor and adventure activities like trekking, climbing, hiking and camp out in the woods. On 23 July 2017, he climbed the peak of Stok Kangri in pure Alpine style along with his brother.
Abhinav Shukla Wiki/Biography
Born on 27 September 1982, Abhinav Shukla’s age is 38 Years as of 2021. He was born and brought up in a middle-class family from Ludhiana, Punjab, India. His zodiac sign is Libra.
Abhinav Shukla Childhood Photo
He completed his early schooling at Guru Nanak Public School, Sarabha Nagar, Ludhiana. After that, he went to Lala Lajpat Rai Institute of Engineering and Technology, Moga, Punjab from where he completed his Bachelor of Technology degree in Electronics and Communication Engineering.
At an early age, he was inclined towards sports and other co-curricular activities. He always wanted to pursue his career as an athlete and sportsperson. In 2004, his team bagged the Best Design Award in the Tryst-2004 technical festival organized by the Indian Institute of Technology Delhi.
Date of Birth
27 September 1982
Ludhiana, Punjab, India
Actor, Model and Photographer
TV: Jersey No. 10 (2007)Film: Jai Ho (2014)
2007 – Present
Bigg Boss 14 Contestant
Mr. Punjab in 2009
Guru Nanak Public School, Ludhiana
Lala Lajpat Rai Institute of Engineering and Technology, Punjab
Electronics and Communication Engineer
Family, Girlfriend & Relationships
Abhinav Shukla belongs to a Hindu family from Ludhiana, Punjab, India. He is an Indian by nationality and has immense faith in the Hinduism religion.
His father’s name is K.K. Shukla who is worked as an Entomologist at Punjab Agricultural University. His mother’s name is Radha Shukla who is a teacher by profession and working at Guru Nanak Public School in Ludhiana. During the college days, his mother advised him to focus on fitness and personality as he used to be skinny. Later he participated in Gladrags Mr. India Contest 2004 and won the Mr. Best Potential award.
Abhinav Shukla Mother
He has one sibling, his elder brother is a Naval officer by profession.
Abhinav Shukla’s marital status is married. His wife’s name is Rubina Dilaik who is an Indian television actress.
Abhinav Shukla Wife
The couple dated each other for a long span of three years, they had met each other at a common friend’s house during the Ganpati festival. It was love at first sight for Abhinav Shukla and the couple tied their knots on 21 June 2018 in Shimla in the presence of their loved ones.
Abhinav Shukla Marriage Photo
21 June 2018
Abhinav Shukla is a young dashing guy with an attractive personality. He is 6 feet and 1 inch tall and his body weight is around 84 Kg.
His hair color is black and his blistering eyes are black. He is a heartthrob in the Indian television industry and is known for his cool looks and charming personality in the industry.
in centimeters: 183 cmin meters: 1.83 min feet inches: 6’ 1”
in kilograms: 84 kgin pounds: 186 lbs
Abhinav Shukla started his career as a model and participated in the Gladrags Mr. India Contest in 2004 and bagged the title Mr. Best Potential.
After getting success as a model Abhinav made his acting debut with the SAB TV serial “Jersey No. 10” (2007) as Arjun, directed by Rahib Siddqui and Dinesh Mahadev. The story revolves around Nakul & Arjun who want to become India’s next cricket superstar.
In 2008, he appeared in the Colors TV serial “Jaane Kya Baat Hui” as Akshay Sareen, starring Shweta Tiwari and Sanjeet Bedi in the lead.
After that, he played the role of Vikram in the drama television soap opera “Chotti Bahu – Sindoor Bin Suhagan”. The serial focuses on the love saga of two soulmates Dev and Radhika. It was popular in United States, Mauritius, South Africa, West Indies, Uganda, Romania, Trinidad, Malaysia and Thailand.
From 2010 – 2011, he worked in the Indian soap opera “Geet – Hui Sabse Parayi” which premiered on STAR One. The series was directed by Mukul Abyankar and starred Drashti Dhami, Gurmeet Chaudhary in the leads.
Since then, he made prominent appearances in serials like Ek Hazaaron Mein Meri Behna Hai, Hitler Didi, Diya or Baati Hum, Badalte Rishton Ki Dastaan and Silsila Badalte Rishton Ka.
Recently he participated in the Indian television reality show Bigg Boss 14 as a contestant.
Abhinav Shukla in Bigg Boss 14
Along with his television career, he made his debut on the big screen with the Hindi film “Jai Ho” (2014) in a small role, starring Salman Khan, Pulkit Samrat and Ruhanika Dhawan.
Later, he worked in the action-drama film “Roar: Tigers of the Sundarbans” (2014) as a Pundit. The film was shot in the dense mangrove forest and won the best visual effects awards.
Roar: Tigers of the Sundarbans
He also appeared in thriller film “Aksar 2” as Ricky Khambata, starring Gautam Rode and Zareen Khan. The motion poster of the movie was released on 4 August 2017 on YouTube while the film was released on 17 November 2017.
Recently he appeared in the romantic comedy film “Luka Chuppi” (2019) as Nazeem Khan. The film was directed by Laxman Utekar and starred Kartik Aaryan and Kriti Sanon in the lead role.
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Facts and Information
Abhinav represented his School at National Science Exhibition with Innovative and totally hand made pneumatic controlled arm.
He follows a non-vegetarian diet.
He likes trekking, traveling, biking, cycling, scuba diving, mixed martial arts, reading, and photography as hobbies. He is an adventurous person by nature.
He loves to spend his holidays in mountain areas and his favorite holiday destinations are the Himalayas and Ladakh.
Sahil is an avid dog lover. He often shares his pictures with dogs on his Instagram account.
He is an professional photographer and loves to taking pictures of nature.
He is often spotted drinking alcohol on various occasions.
Abhinav is a fitness enthusiast and visits the gym regularly.
He admires the acting skills of actors like Karl Urban, Jacob Sartorius, and actresses like Maddie Ziegler and Addison Rae.
He is an engineer as per his academics and likes to repair his kinds of stuff at home and love reading physics books.