Gaurav Chopra, born on April 4, 1979, is a notable Indian TV actor recognized for his roles as Raghuvendra Pratap Rathore in “Uttaran” and Prof Abhay Singh Ranawat in “Sadda Haq.” He gained attention as a contestant on “Bigg Boss 10.” Additionally, he has acted in the American film “Blood Diamond” and participated in the Georgian version of the global dance reality show “Dancing with the Stars.” His recent appearances include roles in ALT Balaji’s web series “Fourplay” and Viu’s “Love Lust & Confusion.”
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Gaurav Chopra Biography
|Debut||Film- Blood Diamond (2006)Television- Ruby Ducy Hub Dub (2004)|
|Height||6’1” or 1.85m or 185 cm|
|Weight||72 kg or 159 lbs|
|Body Measurements||4 April 1979 (44 years as of 2023)|
|Date of Birth||4 April, 1979 (44 years as of 2023)|
|Birthplace||New Delhi, India|
|Residence||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|School||St. Columba’s School, New Delhi, India|
|College/University||National Institute of Fashion Technology, New Delhi|
|Net Worth||₹5 crore (approx.)|
Early life and background
Gaurav Chopra received his education at St. Columba’s School and completed his graduation from the National Institute of Fashion Technology in the year 2000. His academic journey included attending St. Columba’s School and later earning his degree from the National Institute of Fashion Technology, class of 2000.
A former participant of Bigg Boss and actor Gaurav Chopra tied the knot with his girlfriend Hitisha Cheranda in an intimate ceremony. The wedding was kept low-key and witnessed the presence of the actor’s close friends and family members in Delhi.
Gaurav Chopra had maintained a level of secrecy about his relationship, refraining from posting any pictures of his partner on his social media platforms. Nevertheless, Hitisha and Gaurav had a public appearance in 2016 when they attended the premiere of Akshay Kumar’s film Rustom together. At the event, they both sported black outfits on the red carpet. It remains unclear whether they have been in a relationship since that time.
|Actress||Aishwarya Rai Bachchan|
In 2003, Chopra made an appearance in the Tamil film “Ottran,” and in 2004, he had a role in the TV series “Saara Akaash” and “Karma – Koi Aa Rahaa Hai Waqt Badalney” on Star Plus. In 2006, he acted in the American movie “Blood Diamond,” and also participated as a contestant in the reality TV dance show “Nach Baliye 2.” In 2008, he joined the first season of another dance competition, “Zara Nachke Dikha.” That same year, he portrayed Samay Khurana in the show “Aisa Des Hai Mera.” He played the complex character of Raghuvendra Pratap Rathore on the Colors TV drama “Uttaran,” earning the Colors Golden Petal Award for “Most Dumdar Personality” in 2012 for this role. He was featured in the gangster film “Rangdari,” released in April 2013.
In April 2016, he took part in the Georgian edition of the international dance reality show “Dancing with the Stars,” where he was selected as a cultural representative. However, he left the show abruptly after 6 weeks due to a prior commitment.
Later in 2016, he joined the 10th season of “Bigg Boss” and was eliminated on January 1, 2017. In 2018, he portrayed a Casanova character in ALT Balaji’s web series “Fourplay.”
- Ssshhhh…Koi Hai as Vineet Singh
- Saara Akaash as Abhay Singh Rathore
- Lavanya as Sandy
- Ruby Duby Hub Dub as Ballu
- Vikraal Aur Gabraal as Vineet Singh
- Piya Ka Ghar as Prem
- Karma – Koi Aa Rahaa Hai Waqt Badalney as Gunshot
- Dil Kya Chahta Hai as Raghuveer Shetty
- Kabhi Haan Kabhi Naa as Kabir Jairath
- Aisa Des Hai Mera as Samay
- Nach Baliye 2 as Contestant
- Left Right Left as Captain Abhimanyu Rai Chauhan
- Solhah Singaarr as Shiv Chopra
- Ghar Ki Lakshmi Betiyann as Kapil Singhania
- Pati Patni Aur Who as Contestant
- Ssshhhh…Phir Koi Hai as Yuvraj
- Uttaran as Raghuvendra Pratap Rathore
- C.I.D. – Apaharan as Vikramjeet
- Zor Ka Jhatka: Total Wipeout as Contestant
- Adaalat Vishwajeet as Ranawat
- Sadda Haq as Abhay Singh Ranawat
- Doli Armaano Ki as Akash Kumar
- Gulmohar Grand as Aniruddh Dutt
- Dancing with the Stars Georgia as Contestant
- Bigg Boss 10 as Contestant
- Savdhaan India as Host
- Aghori as Adhvik
- Sanjivani as Navratan (NV) Singh
- Ottran as Ghazi Baba
- Ghoom as Balbir
- Blood Diamond as a Journalist
- Men Will Be Men as Jimmy
- Bachchan Pandey as Bheema
- Gadar 2 as Lt. Col. Devendra Rawat
- Fourplay as Bobby Bhushan Chawla
- Love Lust and Confusion as Rahil Khan
- Hello Mini as Aditya Grover
- Rana Naidu as Prince Reddy
Lesser known Facts
- Gaurav Chopra does not smoke but drinks alcohol.
- Gaurav is also known as the Amitabh Bachchan of television because of his long height and voice.
- He participated in the show Nach Naliye Season 2 in 2006
- He has a big crush on Angelina Jolie.