Apurva Agnihotri – Biography, Facts & Life Story

Apurva Agnihotri Indian Actor

Height, Weight & Physical Stats

Height 5 feet 8 inches (1.73 m)
Weight 70 kg (154 lbs)
Hair Color Black
Eye Color Dark Brown
Nickname BoBo
Gender Female
Age 51 years old (in 2024)
Date of Birth 2 December 1972
Full Name Apurva Agnihotri
Profession Actor
Nationality Indian
Birthplace Kolkata, West Bengal, India
Religion Hinduism
Zodiac Sign Sagittarius

Agnihotri was born in Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh, India. He is the son of Gyandev Agnihotri, a screenwriter who wrote the scripts for popular Hindi movies such as Avishkaar, Griha Pravesh, Mr. Natwarlal, Yaarana, Sindoor, Teri Kasam, and Beta. He completed his schooling at Sheiling House, Kanpur, and graduated from college in Mumbai. In 2004, he married television actress Shilpa Saklani.


Agnihotri made his Bollywood debut with ‘Pardes’ starring Shahrukh Khan and Mahima Chaudhary as lead stars. It was directed by Subhash Ghai. The film became an instant hit and garnered positive reviews. And the actor was nominated for the Best Supporting Actor in Zee Cine Awards.

He rose to prominence after he was offered the lead role in the Indian television serial Jassi Jaissi Koi Nahin. The television serial became successful and his performance was truly appreciated. His performance as Armaan Suri led him to win the Indian Telly Awards Best Actor Award for 2005.

Apart from acting in TV serials and Indian movies, he also took part in some reality TV shows including ‘Big Boss-7’ with his wife Shilpa Saklani.

However, Apurva Agnihotri has acted in innumerable acting projects that are worth watching. And his fans never forget to appreciate him for his work.


Apurva Agnihotri got critical acclaim for his performance in the Bollywood debut film named ‘Pardes’. He was nominated for the Best Supporting Actor in Zee Cine Awards. Also, he won the Indian Telly Awards Best Actor Award for 2005 for ‘Jassi Jaisi Koi Nahin’.

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Apurva Agnihotri Education

School: Bhavan’s College, Andheri, Mumbai

College: Bachelor of Arts

Apurva Agnihotri Career

Profession: Actor


Debut Film : Pardes (1997)
Debut TV :Jassi Jaissi Koi Nahin (2003)

Family & Relatives

Father: Gyan Dev Agnihotri (Writer)

Mother: Not Known

Marital Status: Married

Husband: Shilpa Sakhlani (Actress)

Past Relationships:

Shilpa Sakhlani (Actress)


Who is Apurva Agnihotri?

Apurva Agnihotri is an Indian actor, born on 02 December, 1972 in Kolkata, West Bengal, India.

How old is Apurva Agnihotri?

Apurva Agnihotri is 51 years old as of February 2024.

How tall is Apurva Agnihotri?

Apurva Agnihotri is 5 feet 8 inches (1.73 m).

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