Bollywood Actors

Nikitin Dheer

Nikitin Dheer

Nikitin Dheer Bio :

Born: 17 March 1980
Age : 39 years
Birthplace : Mumbai
Height: 1.94 m
Spouse: Kratika Sengar (m. 2014)
Upcoming movie: Housefull 4
Parents: Pankaj Dheer, Anita Dheer


Nikitin Dheer was born on 17 March (1980) Mumbai, Maharashtra. He is an Indian actor who works in Bollywood films and Hindi shows

Personal Life:

Nikitin Dheer was born in a Punjabi family and is the son of a well-known actor & producer “Pankaj Dheer “ who is popularly known for his role of karna in the methological TV show “ Mahabharata”. His mother is a costume designer and he has a sister name Nikita shah. Nikitin is married to kratika sengar who is an actress


Nikitin Dheer wikiDheer made his acting debut in 2008 with Ashutosh Gowariker’s historical drama Jodhaa Akbar, in which he co-starred alongside Hrithik Roshan and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, as Sharifuddin Hussain, Akbar’s brother-in-law (2008). Whilst the film earned critical appreciation and box office success, Dheer received praise for his role, with noted critic Taran Adarsh of Bollywood Hungama mentioning him as “fantastic”. The same year he acted alongside Vivek Oberoi, Shriya Saran and Zayed Khan in Apoorva Lakhia’s unremarkable action thriller Mission Istaanbul.

 In (2011) Dheer appeared in Anees Bazmee’s comedy Ready, alongside Salman Khan and Asin. The following year, he had a supporting role in Arbaaz Khan’s action film Dabangg 2 alongside Salman Khan, Sonakshi Sinha and Prakash Raj. In 2013, he featured as the primary antagonist in Rohit Shetty’s action comedy Chennai Express with Shahrukh Khan and Deepika Padukone. For his role as Tangaballi, a dreaded Tamil goon, Dheer was asked to gain more muscle and work on his accent.His physique in the film was received warmly; Mohar Basu noted that Dheer is “robust” although “hardly has a role enough to perform”.

Nikitin has also participated in the reality-stunt based show Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi 5 (2014). He also worked in several television shows, including the fantasy drama Naagarjuna – Ek Yoddha (2016–17) and Ishqbaaaz (2017–18). Since 2019, he is working in Balaji Telefilms supernatural & fantasy thriller Naagin 3 as Huqum.

Nikitin Dheer has been cast as the antagonist in Rohit Shetty’s cop drama Sooryavanshi, featuring Akshay Kumar in the lead. The actor, who played the infamous Thangaballi in Shetty’s 2013 hit Chennai Express, will once again be seen playing the antagonist.

Dheer said he is looking forward to reteaming with the director. He says:

“I have utmost respect for Rohit bhai (Shetty). I have immense faith in him as a filmmaker. He brings out the best in me. Thangaballi has been the best role of my career so far. I felt immense pride being part of such a wonderful film,” he said in a statement to PTI

Physic status:

Nikitin Dheer is 6’4 Feet (193 cm) Tall and weighs around 100Kg (221lbs). His body measurements (chest-waist-biceps) are 44-36-16 inches. Nikitin has brown eyes and black hairs. As of 2019 Nikitin is 39 years old and his zodiac sign is pieces.

Favorite Things:

  1. Food: Fish
  2. Cuisine: Chinese
  3. Actor: Salman khan
  4. Singer: Kishore Kumar
  5. Flims : Gunga jumna (1961),Muje jeene do (1963), Arjun(1985), Shiva (1990).

Nikitin Dheer Filmography :


Year Film Role Language
2008 Jodhaa Akbar Sharifuddin Hussain Hindi
2008 Mission Istaanbul Al Gazni Hindi
2011 Ready Aryan Chaudhary Hindi
2012 Dabangg 2 Chunni Hindi
2013 Chennai Express Tangaballi Hindi
2015 Kanche Colonel Eeshwar Prasad Telugu
2016 Housefull 3 Rohan Patel Hindi
2016 Freaky Ali Sohail Khan/Danger Bhai Hindi
2017 Goutham Nanda Gourav Telugu
2017 Mister Rahul Wadayar Telugu
2019 Housefull 4 Gaurav Hindi
2019 Dabangg 3 Chunni Hindi
2020 Sooryavanshi TBA Hindi
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