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Varun Singh (born 4 November 1984) in Chandigarh)[2] is an Indian Model and television actor. He is best known for his role of Karan Kumar in Star Plus popular serial Kisne Pyaar Hogya. He is currently playing the role of Vishal Singh in Ghar Aii Hamari Pyaare Bahu. He was a contestant on Bigg Boss 10 in 2016.[3]

Early Life

Singh was born in India and lived with his family but when he was 10 they moved to London. Varun started his career as a model in 2005. In 2004, he participated in Zee TV's India's Best Cinestars Ki Khoj. He after bagged the show Kisne Pyaar Hogya where he started to date Rashi. He started dating co-star Rashi Kumar in 2007. He said "Yes I am dating Rashi, I got to know her on Cinestars Ki Khoj in 2004 and later we both came together and bonded well on the show."

Career

Singh did his singing debut with the hit song Meri Pyaar ft. Sarika Khanna in London (2003) then started his modelling career he is also a dancer. He after was seen first participating in the Zee TV reality show India's Best Cinestars Ki Khoj in 2004.

Varun started his acting career with the popular show Kisne Pyaar Hogya on Star Plus[4] . The show is produced by Sahib Chaggar Productions and Balaji Telefilms and aired from 2006 to 2010 but quit the show in 2008. In 2008, he was seen in his second show Apna Pyaar Kya Hai on Star Plus. The show aired from 2006 to 2011. In November 2011, he came back with Apna Pyaar Kya Hai 2 which aired until December 2013. He left the show in January 2013 but then came back to the show in September. He was also seen in Lakshmi opposite Sanaya Irani. he said "Sanaya is my good friend as we know each other for along time now so it is great to work with her". He replaced Varun Dahiya. He debuted with Punjabi film Daddy Cool Munde Fool in 2012.

He is currently playing the role of Vishal Singh in popular show Ghar Aii Hamari Pyaare Bahu replacing Varun Khanna in April 2015. In September 2016, Singh took an temporarily exit as he went to participate in Bigg Boss which made many news. His fans had thought he had left forever but he said "No I have not been replaced by Barun Sobti and haven't left the show either".[5] He made a his comeback to his show in November.

In June 2016, he along with wife Rashi Singh participated in the dance couple show Nach Baliye 8 and both became winners. In September 2016, Singh participated in the reality TV show Bigg Boss 10.[6] He survived for 7 weeks until he got evicted on 6 November.[7][8][9]

In May 2017, Singh was participating in the dance show Dance Ki Takkar 6. He was paired opposite Sadia Siddiqui.[10] He got eliminated in 1st week.[11][12] Varun made his re entry back as wild card contestant in July 2017 along with Drashti Dhami.[13] He got eliminated again in the 12th week with Varun Verma.

Varun participated in the stunt show, Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi 8. He was seen oppsite wife Rashi. He got eliminated in the 5th week.

Personal Life

Varun was brought up in Chandigarh and lives with his parents and sister Kratika Singh. He is from a Punjabi background. He married long time girlfreind Rashi Kumar in November 2014. He said, "I is a dream come true for me and Rashi we gave each other some time to think about the marriage then we decided. I am very happy that she is in my life and as my partner".[14]

Television

Year Show Role Channel Ref(s)
2004 India's Best Cinestars Ki Khoj Contestant Zee TV [15]
2006-2008 Kisne Pyaar Hogya Karan Raj Malhotra Star Plus [16]
2008-2013 Apna Pyaar Kya Hai (1 & 2) Kartik Rajendra Aggarwal/Varun Star Plus [17][18]
2013 Lakshmi Varun Juneja Star Plus [19]
2014 Sapnon Hai Pyaar Ki Kahaani Shravan Raheja Star Plus [20]
2014 Box Cricket League Contestant Sony TV [21]
2015 Dance Ki Takkar 2 Guest Star Plus [22]
2015-present Ghar Aii Hamari Pyaare Bahu Vishal Parmeet Singh Star Plus [23]
2015 Behna...Ek Safar Ki Khushiyon Aur Pyaar Vishal Singh (Guest) Star Plus [24]
2016 Box Cricket League Season 2 Contestant Colors [25]
2016 Nach Baliye 8 Contestant Colors [26]
2016 Bigg Boss 10 Contestant Colors [27]
2016 Koffee With Karan 5 Guest Colors [28]
2017 Dance Ki Takkar 6 Contestant Star Plus [29]
2017 Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi 8 Contestant Colors [30]
2017-present Priya Ka Sasural Vishal Parmeet Singh Star Plus [31]

Films

Year Film Role Notes
2012 Neeyat Karab Hai Sahil Hindi
2013 Daddy Cool Munde Fool Karan Kundra Punjabi
2014 Double Di Trouble Manav Punjabi

Awards

Singh has received following awards/nominations for his work in the shows Kisne Pyaar Hogya, Apna Pyaar Kya Hai, Lakshmi & Ghar Aii Hamari Pyaare Bahu.

Year Award Category Role Show Result
2006 Star Parivaar Awards Favourite Naya Sadasya - Male Karan Kisne Pyaar Hogya Won[32]
Favourite Jodi
Favourite Hottest Jodi
Favourite Beta Nominated[32]
Favourite Pati
Favourite Jogya Jodi
Favourite Bhai
2007 Favourite Beta Won[32]
Favourite Jodi
Favourite Pati
Favourite Hottest Jodi Nominated[32]
Favourite Beta
Favourite Devar
Sahib Chaggar Awards Favourite Fresh Face - Male Won[33]
Favourite Beta Nominated[33]
Favourite Jodi Won[33]
Zee Gold Awards Best Gold Debut - Male Won[34]
Best Actor - Male Nominated[34]
Indian Telly Awards Best Fresh New Face - Male
Best Onscreen Jodi Won[35]
2008 Star Parivaar Awards Favourite Bhai Won[36]
Favourite Pati
Favourite Jodi
Favourite Hottest Jodi
Favourite Beta Nominated[36]
Zee Gold Awards Best Actor - Male Nominated[37]
Indian Telly Awards Best Actor in a Leading Role Rajat Apna Pyaar Kya Hai Nominated[38]
Sahib Chaggar Awards Best Actor Won[39]
Best Jodi Nominated[39]
2009 Star Parivaar Awards Favourite Beta Won
Favourite Jodi Nominated
Favourite Hottest Jodi Nominated
Favourite Pati Nominated
2012 Star Parivaar Awards Favourite Pita Won
Favourite Beta Nominated
Favourite Pati Won
Favourite Jodi Won
Favourite Hottest Jodi Won
Sahib Chaggar Awards Favourite Actor in Leading Role Nominated
Favourite Beta Won
2013 Sahib Chaggar Awards Favourite Actor in Leading Role Varun Lakshmi Won
Best Beta Nominated
Best Pati Nominated
Best Jodi Won
Favourite Beta Nominated
2014 Zee Gold Awards Most Fit Actor - Male Won
2015 Best Actor - Male Vishal Ghar Aii Hamari Pyaare Bahu Nominated
Star Parivaar Awards Favourite Pati Nominated
Favourite Beta Nominated
Favourite Jodi Nominated
Favourite Internaitonal Jodi Nominated
Sahib Chaggar Awards Best Actor in Lead Role Nominated
Best Beta Nominated
Best Dever Nominated
Most Stylish Actor Nominated
Best Jodi Nominated
Best Trending Look - Male Won
BIG Entertainment Awards BIG Star Most Entertaining Television Actor - Male Nominated
2016 Star Parivaar Awards Favourite Pati Won
Favourite Digital Sadasya - Male Won
Favourite International Jodi Won
Sahib Chaggar Awards Favourite Pati Nominated
Favourite Jodi Nominated
Favourite International Jodi Nominated
Favourite Digital Sadasya - Male Nominated
Most Stylish Sadasya - Male Nominated
Best Actor in Lead Role Won
Favourite Pita Won
Zee Gold Awards Best Popular Actor - Male Won
Best Actor Nominated
Best Popular Jodi Nominated
Best Jodi Won
Most Fit Actor Nominated
16th Indian Television Academy Awards Desh Ka Sitara - Best Actor - Popular Nominated
Best Drama Actor Won

References

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  3. Bigg Boss 10 October 14 highlights: house captain Varun Singh gets complaints from Khalid and Lopamudra. The Times of India. Retrieved on 14 October 2016.
  4. I am very happy to get work with Ekta Kapoor says Kisne Pyaar Hogya actor Varun Singh. The Times of India. Retrieved on 14 November 2006.
  5. WHAAT! Varun Singh QUITS Ghar Aii Hamari Pyaare Bahu for Bigg Boss 10?. The Times of India. Retrieved on 25 September 2016.
  6. I will try to bring something new in the Bigg Boss house: Varun Singh. The Times of India. Retrieved on 25 September 2016.
  7. Bigg Boss 10: Kajal Raut and Varun Singh evicted from Bigg Boss 10. The Times of India. Retrieved on 6 November 2016.
  8. My journey in Bigg Boss was great: Varun Singh. The Times of India. Retrieved on 7 November 2016.
  9. I want Lopamudra Raut to win Bigg Boss: Varun Singh. The Times of India. Retrieved on 7 November 2016.
  10. Varun Singh to participate in Dance Ki Takkar 6 and Khatron Ke Khiladi 8. The Times of India. Retrieved on 7 May 2017.
  11. Dance Ki Takkar 6: Varun Singh to participate!. The Times of India. Retrieved on 1 May 2017.
  12. Dance Ki Takkar 6: Varun Singh aka Vishal from Ghar Aii Hamari Pyaare Bahu gets ELIMINATED!. The Times of India. Retrieved on 19 May 2017.
  13. Dance Ki Takkar 6: Varun Singh back in the show. The Times of India. Retrieved on 1 July 2017.
  14. Varun Singh marries Rashi Singh: Sanaya Irani-Mohit Sehgal, Krystle D'Souza, Karan Tacker, Divyanka Tripathi and others attend. ABP Live. ABP Group (4 December 2014).
  15. I am very happy that I did Cinestars Ki Khoj: Varun Singh. The Times of India. Retrieved on 4 March 2004.
  16. From Barun Sobti to Jay Bhanushali: Nine TV heartthrobs to debut in Bollywood. The Times of India. Retrieved on 4 March 2016.
  17. Varun Singh quits Kisne Pyaar...to work with Apna Pyaar Kya Hai. The Times of India. Retrieved on 24 June 2008.
  18. Apna Pyaar Kya Hai is back with season 2 on Star Plus. The Times of India. Retrieved on 4 November 2011.
  19. Varun Singh to replace Daihya to star opposite Sanaya Irani in Star Plus' Lakshmi. The Times of India. Retrieved on 4 May 2013.
  20. Varun Singh enters Star Plus' Sapnon Hai Pyaar Ki Kahaani. The Times of India. Retrieved on 4 March 2014.
  21. 200 Actors, 10 Teams, and 1 Winner... Let The Game Begin. The Times of India. Retrieved on 14 December 2014.
  22. Varun Singh to enter Dance Ki Takkar 2 for teen ka tadka week. The Times of India. Retrieved on 17 January 2015.
  23. Ghar Aii Hamari Pyaare Bahu: Varun Singh returns to TV; replaces Varun Khanna. The Times of India. Retrieved on 29 April 2015.
  24. Behna to see many Star Parivaar celebs on the show for Varun's marriage. The Times of India. Retrieved on 14 September 2015.
  25. 200 Actors, 10 Teams, and 1 Winner... Let The Game Begin. The Times of India. Retrieved on 4 March 2016.
  26. TV's favourite couple Varun & Rashi Singh wins Nach Baliye 8!. The Times of India. Retrieved on 19 September 2016.
  27. Varun Singh takes a break from Ghar Aii Hamari Pyaare Bahu enters Bigg Boss 10. The Times of India. Retrieved on 25 September 2016.
  28. Varun and Rashi Singh to appear on Koffee With Karan!. The Times of India. Retrieved on 7 November 2016.
  29. Dance Ki Takkar 6: Varun Singh to participate!. The Times of India. Retrieved on 1 May 2017.
  30. Varun and Rashi Singh to be on Khatron Ke Khiladi 7!. The Times of India. Retrieved on 4 May 2017.
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