Gaurav Khanna was born on Friday, 11 December 1981 (age 41 years; as of 2022) in Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh, India. His zodiac sign is Sagittarius. After completing his formal studies, he went on to pursue a degree in Master of Business Administration. Later, he pursued his acting career.
Height (approx.): 5′ 9″
Weight (approx.): 70 kg
Hair Colour: Dark Brown
Eye Colour: Black
Body Measurements (approx.): 41-30-15
Parents & Siblings
Gaurav’s father is an exporter named Vinod Khanna, and his mother is Shashi Khanna. He has a younger sister.
On 24 November 2016, Gaurav Khanna got married to Akansha Chamola in a glorious wedding ceremony.
Gaurav and Akansha were rumoured to be dating each other before they got married.
He follows Hinduism.
Gaurav began his acting career in the television industry in the debut serial ‘Siddhant’ (2005) in which he played the role of ‘Tanmay Bakshi.’ He appeared in the serials including ‘Bhabhi’ (2006) followed by ‘Kumkum- Ek Pyara Sa Bandhan’ (2006), ‘Meri Doli Tere Angana’ (2007), ‘Jeevan Saathi’ (2008),
‘Love Ne Mila Di Jodi’ (2009), ‘Yeh Pyaar Na Hoga Kam’ (2010),
‘Dil Se Diya Vachan’ (2011), ‘Gangaa’ (2016), and many more. Gaurav has played his part in many episodic scenes in serials like ‘Mano Ya Na Mano’ (2007), Ssshhhh…Phir Koi Hai (2008), C.I.D (2014), Laal Ishq (2018), and etc. In 2021, he played the role of ‘Anuj Kapadia’ in the StarPlus serial ‘Anupamaa,’ in which his performance was loved by the viewers.
Indian Telly Awards 2023
- Won the Best Onscreen Couple with Rupali Ganguly
- Won the Best Actor (Editorial)
Gold Awards 2022
- Nominated for the Best Actor in a Leading Role for the serial Anupamaa
- Nominated for the Best Onscreen Jodi with Rupali Ganguly for the serial Anupamaa
Indian Television Academy Awards
- Nominated for the Best Actor Popular at the 21st Indian Television Academy Awards
- Nominated for the Best Actor Popular- Drama at the 22nd Indian Television Academy Awards
He has a Royal Enfield Bullet.
- In 2022, Gaurav appeared in a web series ‘Anupama: Namaste America,’ in which he played a cameo role of Anuj Kapadia.
- In 2011, he hosted the dance show ‘Nachle Ve with Saroj Khan Season 3.’
- In 2008, he participated in the 9X’s Jalwa Four 2 Ka 1.
- Gaurav loves dogs and often posts pictures playing with his pet dogs on his Instagram handle.
- He is a fitness freak and follows a workout regime.