Hiten Tejwani is a famous Indian actor who shot to fame with the TV serial Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi. let’s check out Hiten Tejwani’s age, his personal life, career, and other intriguing facts.
Hiten was born on 5 March 1974 (44years; ae as in 2018) in Mumbai, India. He is a famous actor and businessman. He got fame with the TV serial Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi and won several awards for his portrayal of the role of Karan Mihir Virani. Hiten also appeared in other popular TV serials. In the year 2017, he participated in Season 11 of one of the most controversial shows, Bigg Boss.
Hiten is approximately 5’9” tall and weighs 75 kg. He has dark brown eyes and black hair. He has a chest around 42 inches, waist 32 inches, and biceps 14 inches.
He is a fitness enthusiast.
Family, Caste & Girlfriend
Hiten Tejwani belongs to a middle-class Hindu Sindhi family. His father, Jethanand Bhojraj, is a cloth merchant and his mother, Asha, is a homemaker. He has two brothers; Nitin Tejwani and Hitesh Tejwani.
Hiten got married to the famous actress Gauri Pradhan Tejwani on 29 April 2004. According to reports, he was already married before. However, his first marriage could not last longer than 11 months. Hiten divorced his first wife in 2001.
He is the father of twins, who were born in 2009. He has a son, Neevan Tejwani and a daughter, Katya Tejwani.
Hiten did his schooling from Saint Francis D’Assisi High School, Mumbai, and graduation from Jai Hind College, Mumbai. After graduation, he started working as an assistant director and an editor. He also worked as a model and walked the ramp at various fashion shows and events. In 2000, he got his first break as an actor with the TV serial Ghar Ek Mandir. However, he became a household name with his portrayal of the role of Karan Mihir Virani in the TV serial Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi (2003-2008).
He was also featured in numerous commercial advertisements for popular brands like Closeup Renew, TVS Scooty, Breeze soap, etc.
He did some supporting roles in Bollywood films like Krishna Cottage (2004) as Akshay, Anwar (2007) as Udit, etc. He also hosted some popular TV shows like Nach Baliye 4 (along with his wife) in 2008 and Savdhaan India – India Fights Back in 2012.
Hiten participated in many reality shows like Jodi Kamaal Ki (2005), Nach Baliye 2 (2006), Kya Aap Paanchvi Pass Se Tez Hain? (2008), Kabhi Kabhii Pyaar Kabhi Kabhii Yaar (2008), and Bigg Boss 11 (2017).
- Hiten likes to eat Bangda Fish.
- His list of favourite actors includes Hollywood actors, Richard Gere and Tom Cruise and Bollywood actors Amitabh Bachchan and Shahrukh Khan.
- Tejwani likes to watch Kajol on the silver screen.
- His favourite films are Bollywood movie, Black and Hollywood movie, Life Is Beautiful.
- Hiten Tejwani likes to read If Tomorrow Comes by Sidney Sheldon.
- he likes to go to Goa for his holidays.
- Black is his favourite colour.
- Indian Telly Award and Indian Television Academy Award for Best Actor (Popular) for ‘Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi’ in 2004 and 2005.
- Star Parivaar Award for favourite Jodi for (2004), (2005), (2007),(2008) for ‘Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi.’
- Star Parivaar Award for favourite beta (2004), (2005), (2006), (2007), (2008) for ‘Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi.’
- Indian Telly Award for best actor in supporting role (2007) (2006) (2005) for ‘Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi.’
- ITA Award for Desh Ka Sitara – Best Actor (2005) for ‘Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi.’
- ZeeRishtey Award for favorite Beta (2011), and Zee Rishtey Awards for favourite Pita (2011) for Pavitra Rishta.
- Hiten runs his restaurant Barcode 053 in Mumbai since 2011.
- He smokes and drinks alcohol.
- Hiten and his wife Gauri are the second TV couple to have a blog to interact with their fans.