Niketan Sharma is an Indian actor, writer, and director. He is known for his works in theatre and web series. He gained fame for acting in the web series Cubicles as Naveen Shetty aka Gambhir, which streamed on SonyLIV in 2019.
Niketan Sharma was born on 2 May in Jaipur, Rajasthan, India. His zodiac sign is Taurus. He later moved to Delhi along with his family. He did his schooling at Government Model Senior Secondary School, Vivek Vihar, Delhi. He later pursued his graduation at Kirori Mal College, Delhi. He desired to become a Chartered Accountant (CA); however, he joined the theatre group Players and started acting in plays; he dropped the idea to pursue Chartered Accountancy. After moving to Mumbai from Delhi in July 2014, he enrolled at the Drama School in Mumbai and studied acting there from 2014 to 2015.
Height (approx.): 5′ 9″
Hair Colour: Black
Eye Colour: Dark Brown
Parents & Siblings
There is not much information about his parents. He has a brother named Arpit Sharma and a sister named Nikita Sharma.
Wife & Children
He is unmarried and does not have any children.
He is in a relationship with Raisa Ghosh since 2020. She works in the communication department of Yash Raj Films (YRF) and has also produced some of his plays.
He has written and directed many plays. His first play was Adrak which was enacted for the first time in 2018. He later acted in and made many plays such as Bone of Contention in 2020 and Photo Copy in 2022, featuring Rasika Agashe, which became very famous.
He later founded the production company NOW Productions which produces theatre plays. He has done many shows at the reputed Prithvi Theatre in Mumbai.
He has written the story of the short film Bundle of Questions in 2016.
His debut web series as an actor was Cubicles in 2019 which streamed on SonyLIV; he played the role of Naveen Shetty aka Gambhir in the web series. He played the role of KK in Candy in 2021 which streamed on Voot.
- His mentor is Keval Arora, retired staff advisor of Kirori Mal College’s theatre society, The Players, and an English professor.
- Niketan also gives monologue acting workshops named Solo during his free time.