Sachdev in 2012
22 August 1986
|Occupation||Actor, director, businessman|
|Known for||Choti Bahu|
Iss Pyaar Ko Kya Naam Doon?...Ek Baar Phir
Main Bhi Ardhangini
|Height||178 cm (5 ft 10 in)|
(m. 2015; div. 2017)
Sachdev previously dated his Choti Bahu co-star Rubina Dilaik. In 2015, he married his Iss Pyaar Ko Kya Naam Doon?...Ek Baar Phir co-star and television writer Shalmalee Desai. They separated in 2017 and were reported to be divorced by 2018.
In the early days of Sachdev's career he was interested in filmmaking and modelling. He also won several titles like Mr Baroda, Mr University, and Mr Gujarat (2004–2005) that compelled him to participate in the Gladrags Model Hunt. Later, he took up acting projects to develop filmmaking skills.
His first notable acting role was in a TVS Scooty commercial. Later he did several television commercials for Cadbury Dairy Milk, GRT Jewellers eBay and Sun Feast. Sachdev secured his first television role in the soap opera Karam Apna Apna (2006) and was finalised for the leading roles in Sapna Babul Ka...Bidaai and Mere Ghar Aayi Ek Nanhi Pari. However, Dev in Chotti Bahu (2008) was his first leading role. It earned him an Indian Telly Award for Fresh New Face (2009) and a Zee Rishtey Award for Popular Male Face of the year 2009. In 2013, he played the lead character Shlok Agnihotry in Iss Pyaar Ko Kya Naam Doon?...Ek Baar Phir. In 2015, Sachdev joined the cast of Qubool Hai Season 4 as the lead. Balika Vadhu season 2 (2016) was his third television project with Sphere Origins.
Sachdev first worked as a volunteer assistant director on Hatim (2004) when he was 18 years old. He also assisted Farhan Akhtar in Rock On!! (2008). In 2016, Sachev made his directorial debut with a short online travel documentary, Mumbai to Ladakh, which was based on his personal road trip to Ladakh. In the same year, he released his second online travel documentary, Trek to Anjanari.
International tours and stage performances
Though Sachdev is not a frequent stage performer, he has participated in several world tours and concerts. In 2010, 2011 and 2012, he performed in Zee Night Concerts around the world along with Chotti Bahu co-star, Rubina Dilaik. He participated in Zee Heroes with a Mamta Sharma concert (2012) and Udit Narayan with Zee stars concert (2013) in South Africa. Sachdev worked as an event manager in his last few Show Time Creations concerts held in South Africa.
In 2017, primarily because of Sachdev's contribution to the Indian TV show Iss Pyar Ko Kya Naam Doon?.. Ek Bhar Phir (dubbed as Tatli Bela in Turkey), he became the second Indian actor after Bollywood legend Raj Kapoor to visit Azerbaijan. The same year, he was invited to Turkey for a fan meet and greet event organised by Kanal 7.
|2006–2007||Karam Apnaa Apnaa||Sumit Malhotra||Star Plus|
|2008||Kis Desh Mein Hai Meraa Dil||Manmeet / Prashant||Star Plus|
|2008–2010||Chotti Bahu – Sindoor Bin Suhagan||Dev Raj Purohit||Zee TV|
|2010||Baat Hamari Pakki Hai||Dev Raj Purohit||Sony TV||Special appearance|
|2010||Ram Milaye Jodi||Dev Raj Purohit||Zee TV||Special appearance|
|2011–2012||Chhoti Bahu – Sawar Ke Rang Rachi||Dev Raj purohit||Zee TV|
|2012||Teri Meri Love Stories||Ishaan||Star Plus||Episodic role|
|2013–2015||Iss Pyaar Ko Kya Naam Doon?...Ek Baar Phir||Shlok Agnihotri||Star Plus|
|2015–2016||Qubool Hai||Armaan Raza Sheikh||Zee TV|
|2016||Balika Vadhu||Dr. Amit Goel||Colors TV|
|2017||İzle 7 – Avinash Sachdev Özel||Himself||Special Appearance|
|2017||Ayushman Bhava||Avinash Dubey||Star Bharat|
|2019||Main Bhi Ardhangini||Madhav Singh Thakur||&TV|
|2019||Nach Baliye 9||Himself||Star Plus|
Awards and nominations
|2009||New Talent Awards||Best New Actor in Lead Role||Chotti Bahu – Sindoor Bin Suhagan||Won|
|Indian Telly Awards||Fresh New Face (Male)||Won|
|Best New Actor in Lead Role (Male)||Nominated|
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