Ieshaan Sehgaal is an Indian actor, model, bodybuilder, and former aircrew member. He is famous for being a controversial contestant in the TV reality show Bigg Boss 15.
Ieshaan Sehgaal was born on Wednesday, 19 January 1994 (age 27 years; as of 2021) in Delhi. His zodiac sign is Aries. He was born and brought up in Delhi. Ieshaan and his family had also spent a few years in Bareilly, Uttar Pradesh before they moved to Gurugram in Haryana.
Height (approx.): 5′ 10″
Weight (approx.): 75 kg
Hair Colour: Medium Ash Blonde
Eye Colour: Light Brown
Body Measurements (approx.): Chest – 37 Inches, Waist – 33.8 Inches
Parents & Siblings
Ieshaan’s parents are separated, and he was brought up by his mother alone.
Ieshaan has a younger sister, Tulip Sehgal, who is also a model and artist.
Wife & Children
Ieshaan Sehgaal is unmarried and has no children.
- TV (Actor): Rishton Ka Chakravyuh, Star Plus in 2017-2018
- TV (Contestant): Bigg Boss (15), ColorsTV in 2021
Before Ieshaan stepped into the shoes of an actor, he had worked as a crew member with Jet Airways International (J.A.I.), though he was always passionate about acting. In 2014, he visited Mumbai for intense training of six months while working with J.A.I. Two months after the training ended, Ieshaan quit his aircrew job in Delhi to pursue full-time acting for which he returned to Mumbai. Soon, he took up bodybuilding, and he is now known for his ‘chiselled body.’ The actor-model first walked on a ramp as a model in Goa when he was apparently 17 years old.
Ieshaan made his acting debut with the television show Rishton Ka Chakravyuh in 2017-2018, which was aired on Star Plus. In 2018, he was also featured in a web series called “Kaushiki” on Voot Select. Ieshaan, however, became known in the industry after his performance in MTV’s show Fanaah. According to Sehgaal, he was selected for the role after giving several auditions. He has also worked in another show on the MTV channel called Zindagi U-Turn. On the channel Zing, Ieshaan was seen in a few episodes of “Pyaar Tune Kya Kiya.” The Indian Express In 2021, Ieshaan got his big break in the industry when he was selected as one of the contestants in the 15th season of the TV reality show ‘Bigg Boss,’ aired on ColorsTV. In an interview, when the actor was asked about his views on participating in the show, he said, SpotboyE
I was called for Bigg Boss OTT but I couldn’t take it as I was busy with my other projects. And this time when they approached I couldn’t say no. I have been a very big fan of the show and this was something I always wanted to. I find the concept very interesting and exciting. Now when I am getting the opportunity I am going to give my thousand per cent. Because it’s not just me but my mother is also a die-hard fan of the show. Since 2013, she used to keep saying to me, Ieshaan you should definitely do Bigg Boss.”
This was not the first time that Ieshaan was being associated with the show Bigg Boss. In 2016, he was seen in a promotional video for Bigg Boss 10, alongside Ex-Bigg Boss 13 contestant Mahira Sharma. Many speculated that he was roped in the 10th season of Bigg Boss as a contestant; however, Ieshaan waved off all the rumours. Instagram – Ieshaan Sehgaal
Apart from acting in mainstream television, Sehgaal has also made his appearance on YouTube in various music videos, most of which have been a hit, like Paagalpan and Shah Jahan.
Ieshaan was also seen opposite singer Barbie Maan in the music video “Viah” that was released in March 2021. The video went on to become an instant hit and garnered over 16 million views in a period of just one month. Sehgaal was applauded for his performance in the video. SpotboyE In October 2021, he featured in another music single “Hunter” alongside Bani J, which was viewed nearly three million times on YouTube in the initial days after its release. Mid-Day
- Ieshaan loves to do sketching in his free time. He also likes listening to music, travelling, and he is a good dancer as well.
- Since Sehgaal was brought up by a single parent, he was very attached to his maternal grandfather who, according to Ieshaan, acted as a father to him. Instagram – Ieshaan
- The model-actor has got “Faith” inked on his right hand.
- Ieshaan is a huge fan of Bigg Boss 13 winner late Sidharth Shukla, and he considers the late actor his idol. Sehgaal also revealed in an interview that his mother also loved Sidharth and wanted Ieshaan to be like him. He also expressed his desire to visit the late actor’s mother once he gets out of the Bigg Boss 15 house. SpotboyE
- In Bigg Boss 15, Ieshaan was spotted alongside other celebrity contestants like Karan Kundra, Donal Bisht, Umar Riaz, Nishant Bhat, Pratik Sehajpal, Shamita Shetty, Afsana Khan, and more.