Manit Joura is an Indian actor who mainly works in Hindi television serials. He is known for his appearance in daily soap operas like ‘Mujhse Kuchh Kehti…Yeh Khamoshiyaan’ (2013) and ‘Kundali Bhagya’ (2017-2022), and ‘Kumkum Bhagya’ (2017–2018).
Manit Joura was born on Friday, 5 June 1987 (age 36 years; as of 2023) in Delhi, India. His zodiac sign is Gemini. He grew up in Delhi. Joura studied at Witty International School, Mumbai.
Height (approx.): 5′ 11″
Weight (approx.): 70 kg
Hair Colour: Black
Eye Colour: Dark Brown
Body Measurements (approx.): Chest: 42″, Waist: 30″, Biceps: 15″
Parents & Siblings
His mother’s name is Kavita Jaura. His father once owned a shop in Old Delhi.
Manit has a brother named Himanshu Jaura, who is a cinematographer, and a sister named Kanika Jaura Verma.
Manit Joura got married to Andria Panagiotopoulou, a dance teacher, on 9 July 2023.
Manit Joura dated Andria Panagiotopoulou long a long period of time before getting married to her in 2023.
Manit Joura made his debut in Bollywood with the film ‘Band Baaja Baaraat’ in 2010 in which he appeared as Sunny, a cameraman.
In 2016, he played the role of ‘Sandy’ in a romantic comedy film titled ‘Love Shagun.’ In 2019, he appeared as ‘Aman’ in the action thriller film ‘Falsafa: The Other Side.’
In 2013, Manit Joura appeared in the film ‘The Girl With The Indian Emerald.’
In 2017, Manit appeared as Alok in an experimental anthology film titled ‘Solo,’ which was released in both Tamil and Malayalam languages.
Joura debuted in the Indian television industry with Zee TV’s comedy-drama series ’12/24 Karol Bagh’ in 2009; he played the role of ‘Vicky’ in the series.
In 2012, he made episodic appearances in the courtroom drama anthology series ‘Adaalat’ as Sujeet Gurumurthy; the series was aired on Sony Entertainment Television (SET) channel. Joura’s role of ‘Garv Shinde’ in StarPlus’ daily soap opera ‘Mujhse Kuchh Kehti…Yeh Khamoshiyaan’ (2013) made him earn recognition.
He appeared in many other television series such as Rishabh Luthra in ‘Kundali Bhagya’ (2017-2022), Harsh Shastri in ‘Prem Bandhan’ (2020-2021), and Professor Jeet Patel in ‘Naagin 6’ (2022-2023).
- Best Actor Supporting Role (Male) award at Gold Awards
- Pillars of Maharashtra Award for Best Actor Indian Television
- Mid-day’s Lords of Trendz Achievement Award
- Satyajit Ray Icon Cinema Award for the Most Versatile Actor – Male in Television Industry
- Most Dynamic Personality award at Star Eminence Award
- India Brand Icon Award for Best Actor for the television series ‘Naagin 6’
He owns a Honda Africa Twin.
- Manit Joura loves animals. He has a pet dog named Bella and two mares named Poetry, and Agapi.
- Manit is an avid reader, which is evident from his social media posts.
- In 2023, Manit took to Instagram to share a childhood memory. In the post, he described how his father once supported him while he rode a horse, and two days after that, Manit offered to help his father ride a horse to which his father laughed and said he’d ride a horse that Manit would buy when he grew up. Years later, Manit bought a mare named Poetry and offered to assist his father in horse riding. His father, however, chuckled and suggested that Manit should ride the horse instead, stating that he would look better doing so.