Karan Kundra is an Indian film and television actor. He was born on 11 October 1984 in Jalandhar, Punjab, India. He became famous after playing the role of Arjun Punj in Ekta Kapoor’s soap opera Kitani Mohabbat Hai.
Currently, he is appearing as a contestant in Colour’s TV popular reality show BIGG BOSS season 15 where he is believed to be the most powerful and sharp player. He became the second runner-up in the show. During his journey in the show, he was receiving a lot of praise and love from his fandoms.
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Full / Real Name
Sunny and King K
Date of Birth
11 October 1984
37 (as of 2021)
Jalandhar, Punjab, India
Mayo College and School, Ajmer Rajasthan
University or College
Ape Jay College of Fine Arts, Jalandhar, Punjab
Post Graduation (MBA from Florida, USA)
Film: Pure Punjabi (2012) TV: Kitani Mohabbat Hai (2009)
Interest & Hobbies
Reading, Collecting Sunglasses & Martial Arts
$5 million (approx.)
Morphology of Karan Kundra
Personal Life of Karan Kundra
Karan’s Father’s name is S.P Kundra and his mother’s name is Suneeta Kundra. He has three sisters Poonam, Meenu, and Madhu. His salary is around 50k per day. He did his schooling in Mayo College, Ajmer, Rajasthan and he did his MBA from USA.
Poonam, Neetu & Madhu (All Elder to him)
Relationships and Affairs
Karan is still unmarried, but his name has been linked up with various females which includes Kritika Kamra (Actress), Madhura Naik (Actress), and Anusha Dandekar (VJ & Actress). In the BIGG BOSS house, his and Tejasswi’s chemistry is getting a lot of love and attention from the audience ends.
Career Path of Karan Kundra
In 2008, Karan Kundra made his acting debut with NDTV Imagine’s Kitani Mohabbat Hai directed by Ekta Kapoor. He played the role of Arjun Punj in this series. Later in 2009, He played the lead character of Veeru in Sony TV’s Television show named Baytaab Dil Kee Tamanna Hai.
He has hosted a few seasons of Channel V’s crime show Gumrah: End of Innocence season 1 as well as season 2. He was also a Gang Leader in MTV Roadies X2 and MTV Roadies X4. He had to leave Roadies Rising because of movie commitments. He has also participated in a dance reality show Zara Nachke Dikha.
He made his first film debut with a movie named Pure Punjabi in the role of Prem. He later starred in many movies such as Horror Story in the role of Neil, Mere Yaar Kaminey in the role of Ketan, 1921 in the role of Ayush Asthana, and many more.
In February 2021, Kundra played the role of Ranveer in Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai opposite Shivangi Joshi. After that, he is appearing in BIGG BOSS season 15 as a contestant.
While he was one of the gang leaders on the MTV reality show ‘Roadies Rising’ in 2017, he slapped one of the male contestants very hard after the contestant said that he had once hit his sister. Therefore, the makers of the show replaced Karan with the Indian VJ and host Nikhil Chinampa in the next season of MTV Roadies.
Favorite and Beloved Things
Chocolate mousse, biryani, and rajma Chawal
Shah Rukh Khan, Leonardo Di Caprio, and Heath Ledger
Priyanka Chopra and Vidya Balan
Punjab, USA, And African Safari
Facts About Karan Kundra
- His Ex-manager, Sonia Singh accused him of harassing and defaming her on social media.
- He supports his father in their family business of building infrastructural amenities for new buildings under construction
- In 2009, he received the TV Icon of the Year Award for “Kitni Mohabbat Hai.
- Karan co-judged the MTV Roadies X2 in 2015.
- Karan said that he neither smokes nor he does drink.