Parmeet Sethi | Srivideo
Biography | Posted: Saturday, 16th December
Date of Birth: 14 October 1961
Place of Birth: New Delhi, India
Occupation: Actor, film producer, director, screenwriter
Spouse(s): Archana Puran Singh (m. 1992)
Children: Aaryamann Sethi, Ayushmaan Sethi
Parmeet Sethi is an Indian film actor, director and writer.
He married a film and television actress Archana Puran Singh, on 30 June 1992. They have two sons Aaryamann and Ayushmaan. He is the cousin of TV actress Niki Aneja Walia.
Sethi received his first claim to fame with the directorial debut of Aditya Chopra, Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge (1995), in which he played the character of Kuljeet, an arrogant alpha male betrothed to the heroine Simran (Kajol) and competes with Raj the protagonist played by Shah Rukh Khan.
He later starred in Diljale (1996) as Captain Ranveer with Ajay Devgn and Sonali Bendre. He also starred in the critically acclaimed Punjabi movie Des Hoyaa Pardes.
He shot to fame in his TV career when he was chosen for the main lead in the Dubai-based TV serial called Dastaan in the mid 1990s. The role in it was highly appreciated amongst the masses. In 2004 he starred in Israeli movie Turn Left at the End of the World as a father of repatriants family from India.
In 2010, he tried his first directorial venture, Yash Raj's Badmaash Company starring Shahid Kapoor, Anushka Sharma and Meiyang Chang, which was a success at box office earning 350 million Indian rupees whereas its budget was 130 million Indian rupees. Parmeet wrote its entire script with dialogues in just six days.
He has also directed the Indian sitcom television series Sumit Sambhal Lega along with Deven Bhojani and Shashant Shah.
Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge (1995) as Kuljeet Singh
Diljale (1996) as Captain Ranveer
Hero Hindustani (1998) as Rohit
Hum Aapke Dil Mein Rehte Hain (1999) as Yeshwant Kumar
Dhadkan (2000) as Bob
Khauff (2000) as Samrat
Mela (2000) in Special Appearance
Kuch Khatti Kuch Meethi (2001) as Uncle Ranjit
Om Jai Jagadish (2002) as Shekhar Malhotra
Jhankaar Beats (2003) as Nicki's Lawyer
Turn Left at the End of the World (2004) as Roger Talkar
Des Hoyaa Pardes (2004) as Darshan Singh
Lakshya (2004) as Pakistani Maj. Shahbaaz Humdani
Kaal (2005) as Forest Officer Khan
Baabul (2006) as Balwant's (Om Puri) son
Dus Kahaniyaan (2007) as lover
Wedding Pullav (2015) as Kumar
Dil Dhadakne Do (2015) as Lalit Sood
Rustom (2016) as Rear Admiral Prashant Kamath
Call for Fun (2017) as Dev Mehra
Laila Majnu (2018) as Masood
Badmaash Company (2010)
Dastaan as Karan Kapoor
Tujhpe Dil Qurbaan (1995-1996) as Major Vikram Ali
Zindagi Teri Meri Kahani (2002-2003) as Rahul
Ssshhhh Koi Hai (2002) as Ghost (Episode Name: Shart)
Jassi Jaissi Koi Nahin (2003–2006) as Raj Malhotra
Ruby Duby Hub Dub (2004) as Deepak Malhotra
Saara Akaash (2004) as Senior Officer Srinivas Rao
Nach Baliye (2005) as Himself (Contestant)
Detective Omkar Nath (D.O.N.) (2006) as Detective Omkar Nath (D.O.N)
Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa (2006) as Host
Maayka (2007-2009) as Prem
Pehredaar Piya Ki (2017) as Maan Singh
My Name Ijj Lakhan(2019) as Dasharath
Special OPS as Inquiry Incharge Naresh Chaddha, Senior Officer of R&AW (2020)
Sumit Sambhal Lega (2015)
Har Mard Ka Dard (2017)