Vishal Nayak is an Indian actor who appears mainly in Indian TV serials. He is popularly known for starring in shows such as Qubool Hai and Parshuram.
Vishal Nayak was born on Thursday, 12 March 1970 (age 54 years; as of 2024) in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. His zodiac sign is Pisces. He holds an MBA degree in marketing.
Height (approx.): 5′ 10″
Weight (approx.): 75 kg
Hair Colour: Black
Eye Colour: Black
Body Measurements (approx.): Chest: 35″, Waist: 34″, Biceps: 14″
Parents & Siblings
Vishal’s father’s name is not known.
His mother, mother, Kala Nayak, is an Indian television actress.
He has a brother named Aaditya Nayak.
Wife & Children
In 2011, Vishal Nayak got married to Preet Kaur, a television actress. The pair first met on the set of Zee TV series ‘Preet Se Bandhi Yeh Dori Ram Milayi Jodi.’ In the show, the pair portrayed an on-screen couple and eventually developed feelings for one another. On 20 December 2013, the couple was blessed with a daughter, Heer.
Vishal Nayak dated Preet Kaur for a few years before they got married.
Vishal Nayak follows Hinduism and is an ardent devotee of Mahadev. In an interview, while talking about the source of his inspiration and strength, he said,
I look up to a few close people in my life as my guides when in automation which need to me to get some guidance. I’m lucky to have few well wishes. But most of the time if I need strength, I always pray and look up to Mahadev.”
After completing his MBA, Vishal worked in the corporate sector for a while. He later joined a theatre and acted there for a while. In an interview, while talking about his experience as a theatre artist, he said,
I did a lot of theatre. With some 20 characters, we used to take turns in playing each character while rehearsing, so that we got the nuances of every single character — be it the body language, the expressions. I think every actor should do theatre to better himself and I miss doing it now. You can get reactions in a split second.”
He then pursued modelling and walked for various brands at fashion shows. Vishal Nayak made his debut in the television industry with the series Bayttaab Dil Kee Tamanna Hai. In 2010, he appeared in the role of Parmeet in the TV series Preet Se Bandhi Ye Dori Ram Milaayi Jodi. From 2010 to 2017, he appeared in various recurring roles as Vedant, Raj, and Harsh in the Sony television series C.I.D. His first big screen role came in the 2012 film Second Marriage Dot Com in which he played the role of Akshay Narang.
In 2012, he appeared in a few episodes of Savdhaan India, a Hindi-language crime show, in the role of Rahul and Tarun. From 2013 to 2014, he starred in a negative role in the TV series Qubool Hai as Farhan Qureshi. From 2015 to 2017, he starred in the TV series Sasural Simar Ka in the role of Shailendra Bhardwaj. In 2018, he appeared in the role of Agnidev in the TV series Mahakali – Anth Hi Aarambh Hai. Later, that year he starred as Chandravardhan Maurya in the TV series Chandragupta Maurya. In 2022, he played the lead role of Shiv in the TV series Parshuram. In 2023, he appeared in the role of Vikram Oberoi in the TV series Tere Ishq Mein Ghayal and as Hemant Karmarkar in the TV series Baatein Kuch Ankahee Si.
Vishal owns a superbike in blue colour.
- Food: Prawns butter garlic
- Cuisine: Chinese
- Ice cream flavour: Butterscotch
- Vishal Nayak has appeared in a few TV commercials for brands like Metro Tyres, Haldiram, ICICI Bank, Dettol, and Horlicks.
- On 17 and 19 January 2024, Vishal Nayak played the role of Shri Ram in the Ramleela before the Ram Mandir Consecration ceremony alongside Hema Malini who performed as Sita. Times Now
- In an interview, while talking about a role that he holds closest to his heart, he said,
I had done a film as a lead called Second Marriage Dot Com. It was a great experience as the role demanded many sides of the character. From being a soft spoken humble son to a widowed father, to being a strong pillar in terms of trials and tribulations of life. The graph was very challenging.”
- Vishal Nayak follows a non-vegetarian diet and enjoys eating chicken. According to Vishal, he prefers soup over salad and spicy food over sweets.
- He regularly works out at the gym and also does yoga to keep himself fit.
- In his leisure time, he likes to travel with his family, gardening, and watching movies.
- He has a Golden Retriever pet dog named Tuffy.
- He is often seen consuming alcoholic drinks at parties.