Mrunal Jain(born January 09, 1985) is an Indian Television and Bollywood film actor. He is best known for his role of Akash in Colors popular show Uttaran.


He started his career with the role of Krishna in Kahaani Hamaaray Mahaabhaarat Ki. Later he appeared in Bandini (TV series) as Hiten. He also acted in Hitler Didi as Sameer and Looteri Dulhan as Abhinav. He then landed the role of Karan in Sapnon Hai Pyaar Ki Kahaani opposite Parul Chauhan. He played the role of Akash Chatterjee in Uttaran opposite Tina Dutta. He was last seen playing the role of Raghav Patil in Bandhan as main lead opposite Chhavi Pandey.[1] He played a role in the film Satya 2. He was a contestant on Dance Ki Takkar in 2013.[2] He survived for 2 weeks until he got voted out.[3][4] He is the team owner for Ahmedabad Express for Box Cricket League since 2014.

In 2016, Jain made his comeback to television with Star Plus show Kya Mohabbat Phir Se playing the lead as Manav opposite Asha Negi.

Personal Life

Mrunal was born and brought up in Mumbai. He is from a Jain family. He married Sweety Jain, whom he was introduced by a common of his and Sweety's family. The marriage took place on July 13, 2013 in Mumbai.[5][6]



Denotes shows that have not yet been broadcast
Year Show Role Channel Notes Ref(s)
2008 Kahaani Hamaaray Mahaabhaarat Ki Krishna 9X Debut show [7]
2009 Bandini Hiten Dharamraj Mahiyavanshi Imagine TV Parallel Lead [8]
2011 Looteri Dulhan Abhinav Imagine TV Lead role [9]
2011-2012 Sapnon Hai Pyaar Ki Kahaani Karan Singh Thakur Star Plus Lead Role
2011-2012 Hitler Didi Sameer Diwan Zee TV Parallel lead [10]
2012-2015 Uttaran Akash Avinash Chatterjee Colors TV Lead role [11]
2013 Dance Ki Takkar 1 Himself Star Plus Contestant - Eliminated 2nd week on 22 December 2013 [12]
2014-2015 Box Cricket League Himself Sony TV Contestant
2015 Bandhan Raghav Patil Zee TV Lead role [13]
2016 Box Cricket League (Season 2) Himself Colors TV Contestant [14]
2016 Kya Mohabbat Phir Se Manav Malhotra Star Plus Lead Role
2016-2017 Nagarjuna- Ek Yoddha Shankachurna/Rajbir Life OK Negative Role [15]
2016 Nach Baliye 8 Himself Life OK Contestant along with Sweety
2017 Rishta — Ek Vishwaas Ranveer Singh Star Plus Cameo Role [16]



Year Ceremony Category Show Result
2011 The Global Indian Film and TV Honours Best Actor In Lead Role Sapnon Hai Pyaar Ki Kahaani Won
2012 Star Parivaar Awards Favourite Naya Sadasya - Male
Favourite Jodi
Favourite International Jodi
Most Stylish Sadasya - Male
Favourite Hottest Jodi Nominated
Star Guild Awards Star Guild Award for Best Actor in a Drama Series
Colors Golden Petal Awards Most Lokpriya face (Male) Uttaran
2013 Most Lokpriya face (Male)
Favourite Jodi
2016 Star Parivaar Awards Favourite Naya Sadasya - Male Kya Mohabbat Phir Se
Favourite Digital Sadasya (male)


  1. "Mrunal Jain to play a college student". The Times of India. Retrieved 23 Jan 2015. 
  2. Dance Ki Takkar 1: Mrunal Jain of Uttaran fame in the show. India Today. Retrieved on 4 December 2013.
  3. Dance Ki Takkar 1: Due to differences between Star and Colors Mrunal gets eliminated. India Today. Retrieved on 2 November 2014.
  4. I had to leave due to my contract with Colors: Mrunal Jain. India Today. Retrieved on 2 November 2014.
  5. "Mrunal Jain: My wife is very loving". The Times of India. Retrieved 15 May 2016. 
  6. "Through thick and thin". Deccan Chronicle. Retrieved 7 Feb 2016. 
  7. "'My weakness is my strength'". Deccan Chronicle. Retrieved 2 Aug 2014. 
  8. "Uttaran and Bandini actor Mrunal Jain gives marriage tips to fans". Hindustan Times. Retrieved 19 Apr 2016. 
  9. "Mrunal Jain in Looteri Dulhan". The Indian Express. Retrieved 8 Apr 2011. 
  10. "Mrunal Jain in Hitler Didi". The Times of India. Retrieved 31 Dec 2011. 
  11. "Bonded with 'Uttaran' cast like family: Mrunal Jain". The Times of India. Retrieved 3 Jan 2015. 
  12. Dance Ki Takkar 1: Mrunal Jain and Hina Khan in Dance Ki Takkar!. India Today. Retrieved on 2 November 2013.
  13. "Mrunal Jain to romance Chavi Pandey in Zee TV's Bandhan". The Times of India. Retrieved 31 Jan 2015. 
  14. "Cricket and controversies spice up 'BCL' season II". Mid Day. Retrieved 29 Feb 2016. 
  15. "Mrunal Jain’s wig woes!". The Times of India. Retrieved 19 May 2016. 
  16. "Mrunal Jain to enter Rishta Ek Vishwaas". The Times of India. Retrieved 8 March 2017. 

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