The Hyderabad-Deccan English Daily


Actor Darsheel Safary of 'Tare Zameen Par' fame turns 17


Actor Darsheel Safary of 'Tare Zameen Par' fame turns 17

Mumbai, Mar 9 (IBNS): Bollywood actor Darsheel Safary, who is better recognised as 'Ishaan Nandkishore Awasthi' of 'Taare Zameen Par', turned 17 on Saturday.

In 2007, Safary made his acting debut in 'Taare Zameen Par', playing the film's protagonist Ishaan Nandkishore Awasthi.

Safary was discovered by script writer and creative director, Amol Gupte during late 2006 when he was looking for a male lead for his film, 'Taare Zameen Par'.

After going through hundreds of auditions, Gupte found Safary at Shiamak Davar's dancing school, "Summer Funk".

Safary's performance as a struggling dyslexic child in the film won critical as well as popular acclaim and he won several awards including Filmfare Critics Award for Best Actor, Filmfare Best Actor Award, Star Screen Award for Best Child Artist, Star Screen Award Special Jury Award, Zee Cine Award - Critics' Choice Best Actor , and Zee Cine Awards - Most Promising Debut (Child Artiste).

Besides films, he also participated in the celebrity dance reality show 'Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 5', which earned him the 7th place in the competition.

The actor was recently seen in Deepa Mehta's 'Midnight's Children'.

His upcoming films include 'Zokkomon' and 'Bumm Bumm Bole'.


2013-03-09






Comments


No comments yet! Be the first one to leave a comment.


Add Comment

Name:
Comment:
Enter the Numbers in the image


Latest Videos:
Asaduddin Owaisi (MIM president) thanked Maharashtra public for electing MIM candidates Asaduddin Owaisi & Akbaruddin Owaisi in a press conference after winning 2 seats in Maharashtra
Rs. 5 lakhs robbed from Western Union money transfer agent at Noorkhan Bazar, Hyderabad Raja Singh BJP MLA visited Bhagya Laxmi temple at Charminar on Diwali 2014

Related Articles:

Child actor Darsheel Safary to inaugurate Childrens Film Fest ..
Aamir Khans nudity on PK poster: Khan calls it key art depicting ..
Akshay Kumar turns producer with Punjabi film Paaji In Trouble ..
Harry Potter fame actor Tom Felton to star in biblical epic ..
Band Baaja Baaraat famed actor Ranveer Singh turns 27 on Friday ..
Southern star Nagarjuna turns 53 ..
Mr Perfectionist Aamir Khan turns 48 sharing birthday with Rohit ..
Actor Sanjay Dutt turns 53 on Sunday ..
IPL 6: Mumbai Indians beat Rajasthan Royals to reach final ..
Ex-ISRO chairman inducted into Satellite Hall of Fame ..

Darsheel Safary, Palak Muchal and Luke Kenny come together for social cause

Its not always when Bollywood celebrities come together to entertain for free. This time Darsheel Safary, Palak Muchal and Luke Kenny came together fo

Darsheel Safary and Adaa Khan at Exhibit Recharge Nights

By: Faisal Saif- Tech and Lifestyle Magazine Exhibit saw the second edition of the 'Exhibit Recharge Nights' at Shockk in Bandra. Present on the o

Actor Siddharth of 'Rang De Basanti' fame turns 33

Mumbai, Apr 17 (IBNS): Siddharth, the Southern star and Bollywood actor who is also a producer and playback singer, turned 33 years on Wednesday.
<

Actor Aditya Roy Kapur turns 28

Mumbai, Nov 16 (IBNS): Bollywood actor Aditya Roy Kapur, who has listed himself among the current heartthrobs of the industry, turned 28 years of age

Trailer launch of 'Total Siyapaa', a hilarious movie where a Pakistani Punjabi boy meet girl's Indian Punjabi family

By: Faisal Saif- The trailer of Total Siyapaa was launched yesterday. The lead actor and actress of the movie Ali Zafar and Yami Gautam were present f

Kapil Mishra and Magic Touch celebrates Birthday Bash with Celebs

By: Faisal Saif - Bollywood PR Kapil Mishra Celebrated His Birthday with South Indian actress Kavita Radheshyam and friends Faisal Saif, Rinky Deb, Ri

Related News

Actor Ali Zafar turns 33 today..

Sidharth Malhotra: Female fans chanting in ex..

Actor Sushant Singh Rajput turns 28 on 21st J..

Sony TV serial Encounter: Murli Sharma to pla..

Actor Aamir Khan turns 49 on 14th March 2014..


Entertainment News

Amitabh Bachchan's Diwali party 2014 in Mumbai

Mumbai: Music composer Anu Malik, Sonali Bendre, Prachi Desai, Goldie Behl, Prachi Desai, Raveena Tandon, Anil Thadani, Jaya Bachchan, Varun Dhawan, Ashutosh Gowariker, Karan Johar, Neeta Lulla, Vikramaditya Motwane, Ishika Mohan, Hrithik Roshan, Nargis Fakhri, Shatrughan Sinha, Sonakshi Sinha, Arjun Kapoor, Ramesh Sippy, Kiran Juneja, Kamal Hassan's daughter Akshara Haasan, Archana Puran Singh along with her husband Parmeet Sethi, Filmmaker Ketan Mehta along with his wife Deepa Sahi, Neha Dhupia, Filmmaker R Balki along with his wife Gauri Shinde and Kamal Hassan's daughter Akshara Haasan, Anil Kapoor, Anupam Kher, N P Singh, COO, Socialit ... Read More
Latest Headlines

Cooper, Waterhouse keen to settle down

Rummer Willis 'proud' of her sister

Brad Pitt had his first flight at 25

Casper Smart finds it hard being JLo's former lover

When Ozzy Osbourne was terrified of losing his wife

Hugh Jackman worried about cutting himself on stage during his Broadway play The River

Anil Kapoor ropes in a new director for son Harshvardhan Kapoor's next?

I wouldn't survive in jail: Taylor Swift on The Ellen DeGeneres Show

Wanted to do an intense yet commercially viable film SRK says he agreed to do Maneesh Sharmas "Fan"

Freida Pintos 'Trishna' to release Jan 26 2015

Author J K Rowling to launch new 'Harry Potter' short story Halloween


Sadashiv Amrapurkar in critical conditio


Vishal Malhotra, Raj Kundra, Shamita She


Rowdy Bangalore Box Cricket League team


Anil Kapoor and Sonam Kapoor celebrate D

This page was created in 0.148860931396 seconds