Arjit Taneja is an Indian television actor and model. He is best known for playing the role of ‘Purab Khanna’ in the TV serial “Kumkum Bhagya.”
Arjit Taneja was born on Tuesday, 10 November 1992 (age 27 years; as in 2019) in Delhi. His zodiac sign is Scorpio.
He did his schooling from Delhi’s Modern School and went to Delhi University to pursue B. A. in Computer Programming. After completing his graduation, Arjit joined the Elite Model Management India Pvt. Ltd. and worked there as a model. In 2012, Taneja relocated to Mumbai to pursue his career in acting.
Height (approx.): 5’ 11”
Weight (approx.): 65 kg
Hair Colour: Black
Eye Colour: Dark Brown
Body Measurements (approx.): Chest 40″, Waist 30″, Biceps 14″
Family, Caste & Girlfriend
Arjit Taneja belongs to a Hindu Family. His father is a lawyer. Not much is known about his mother. He has an elder sister, Tanvi Bajaj.
Arjit was rumoured to be dating the television actress, Charu Mehra.
He was also rumoured to be in a relationship with his KumKum Bhagya co-star, Mrunal Thakur.
Arjit Taneja made his acting debut in 2012 with Channel V’s “The Serial,” where he played Karan Kundra’s best friend. Next, he made a cameo in the TV serial “Bade Acche Lagte Hain.” In 2013, he participated in season 6 of the reality show “MTV Splitsvilla.”
In 2014, Taneja bagged the role of ‘Purab Khanna,’ parallel lead, in Zee TV’s “Kumkum Bhagya.” Post that, he played the lead role of ‘Vivaan Kapoor’ in the TV serial “Kaleerein.”
Arjit has also appeared as a guest on the talk show “Juzz Baatt” along with Sana Saeed, Adnan Khan, and Karan Jotwani.
Subsequently, he appeared in the role of a Muslim boy ‘Azaan’ in the serial “Bahu Begum.”
- Food: Chicken Tandoori, Butter Chicken
- Cuisines: Chinese, Indian, Italian
- Colours: Black, White
- Actor: Ranbir Kapoor
- Film: Yeh Jawani Hai Deewani
- TV Series: Breaking Bad, Made in Heaven, Sacred Games, Mirzapur
- His hobbies include shopping, swimming, and travelling.
- Arjit is a fitness enthusiast and visits the gym regularly.
- He follows a non-vegetarian diet.
- Taneja hails from a family of lawyers. His grandfather, father and all his uncles are into the same profession.
- Arjit wears a white-pearl ring in his little finger to control his anger issues.
- He is very fond of dogs.