Gaurav Khanna is an Indian Television actor and model. Though he has done many shows and has been a part of the television industry for a long time, he rose to prominence in 2021 when he started playing the role of Anuj Kapadia in the famous daily soap Anupamaa.
Social Media Stats
Full / Real Name
Playing Anuj Kapadia in Anupamaa (Star Plus TV Show)
Actor, Model, Theatre Artist, and Fitness Trainer
Date of Birth
11 December 1980
41 Years (As of 2021)
Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh, India
Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh, India
Seth Anandram Jaipuria School, Kanpur
University or College
Graduation (Master of Business Administration)
English, Hindi, and Urdu
Kayaamat – Jabb Bhi Waqt Aata Hai (2003)
70 Kgs | 154 lbs
175 cms | 1.75 mtrs | 5’9” Feets
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Personal Life and Relationships
Gaurav Khanna was born and raised in Kanpur. His father runs an export business. He completed his schooling in Kanpur and went on to do his graduation in Master of Business Administration. After this, he moved to Bombay to try his luck in the entertainment industry. Gaurav married his long-time girlfriend Akansha Chambola on 24th November 2016.
Vinod Khanna (Exporter)
1 Elder Sister (Name not known)
24 November 2016
Relationships and Affairs
Married his girlfriend Akansha Chambola
Career Path of Gaurav Khanna
Gaurav started his acting career as a television artist in 2004. Before joining the entertainment industry, he was working in the IT sector as a marketing manager. Initially, he was offered to play supporting roles. Gaurav’s first success was from his 2006 television show Bhabhi in which he played the role of Bhaven Sareen. Then he did Kumkum: Ek Pyara Sa Bandhan in which he played the role of Sharman Wadhwa. During 2007-2010, Khanna worked in several TV serials. In 2021, he received massive success and adulation for his performance as business tycoon Anuj Kapadia opposite Rupali Ganguly in Star Plus Television show Anupamaa.
Career and Financial Stats
Awards and Achievements
Zee Rishtey Awards 2010
38 Crore INR
Acting in TV shows and Modelling
2-3 crore per project | 1 Lakh per Episode (Approx.)
Cars and Bike
Favorite and Beloved Things
Chole Bhature and Punjabi Food prepared by his mother
|Tiger Shroff and Ranveer Singh|
|Deepika Padukone, Disha Patani, Salma Hayek, Penelope Cruz, Scarlett Johansson, Madhuri Dixit, and Katrina Kaif|
Gymming and Working Out
Goa, Dubai and, London
Cricket and Badminton
|Arijit Singh and Neha Kakkar|
|White, Black, Grey, and Blue|
Interest & Hobbies
Gymming and Painting
Facts About Gaurav Khanna
- Gaurav was paired opposite Yami Gautam in the television show Yeh Pyaar Na Hoga Kam.
- Gaurav is an avid dog lover, and he raises a dog named Sparky.
- Gaurav Khanna drinks alcohol but his smoking habits are not known.
- In 2015, he acted in BIG Magic’s Hazir Jawaab Birbal in the lead role of Birbal.
- Besides acting, he has hosted Nachle Ve with Saroj Khan.
- He also appeared as a contestant in Jalwa Four 2 Ka 1 and Box Cricket League.