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'.



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

Add Comment

Enter the Numbers in the image

Latest Videos:
Cracker shops without license sealed at Mahboob Gunj, Hyderabad Santoshnagar police organized a huge health camp for public
Police Commemoration day 2014 celebrated at Madannapet police station Hyderabad Asaduddin Owaisi & Akbaruddin Owaisi in a press conference after winning 2 seats in Maharashtra

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..

This page was created in 0.0754199028015 seconds