Bakhtiyaar Irani (born 19 November 1979) is an Indian film and television actor who has participated in Indian television reality shows. He has appeared in the reality dance series Nach Baliye, paired with his wife Tanaaz Irani. In 2009, the couple became participants in Bigg Boss.
Tanaaz Irani (m. 2007)
|Relatives||Delnaaz Irani (sister)|
Bhakhtiyar Irani surprised everyone as he turned out to be the surprise package on the popular dance show Nach Baliye in which he participated with his wife Tanaaz Irani. Subsequently, he participated in another reality dance series, Zara Nachke Dikha (2008). He was a contestant on the show Zor Ka Jhatka: Total Wipeout. In the same year, he appeared in the Himesh Reshammiya and Urmila Matondkar-starrer, Karzzzz (2008), playing Dr. Dayal, played by Jalal Agha in the original. He also appeared as an extra dancer in the song "Koi Mil Gaya" in Kuch Kuch Hota Hai (wearing a yellow shirt behind Shahrukh Khan). He, along with his wife Tanaaz Irani both have their Dance Academy TEE & BEE in Dubai. He also appeared in a number of reality dance shows broadcast on Doordarshan National Channel.
He has also been seen in Bigg Boss 6 in a short guest appearance.
He worked with his sister Delnaaz in Yes Boss, where he played on-screen brother to his off-screen sister. He was a student of St. Mary High School S.S.C, Mumbai.
- Badi Door Se Aaye Hain ... Ronnie D'Souza
- Maa Exchange ... Himself
- Nach Baliye ... Contestant (3rd position with wife Tanaaz Irani)
- Love Kaa Tadka ... Vicky
- Welcome - Baazi Mehmaan-Nawaazi Ki ... Himself
- Miley Jab Hum Tum
- Bigg Boss 3 ... Himself
- Nach Baliye - Shriman Vs Shrimati ... Contestant
- Zaban Sambhal Ke
- Dose of reality spells big money for TV actors Mint (newspaper), 22 Oct 2009.
- Bhakhtyar Irani joins Karzzzz cast IndiaFM.com, 8 February 2008.
- Tanaaz and Bakhtiyaar Dance Institute Official Website Archived 18 June 2012 at the Wayback Machine.
- Bakhtiyar Irani and other guests to enter 'Bigg Boss 6' house Mid-Day.com.