Saturday, September 20, 2008
Kunal is the son for actors Ravi and Jyoti Khemu. He studied in Narsee Monjee College in Mumbai and is currently single. He spent his childhood in Mira Road, which is a suburb in Mumbai. He was good at both studies and sports. Kunal Khemu started his career as a child actor in the television serial Gul Gulshan Gulfam in 1987.
He then acted in films like Hum Hain Rahi Pyaar Ke, Raja Hindustani and Zakhm (1998). Kunal was praised by both the critics and the audience for his role in Zakhm. He made his adult debut in the film Kalyug as the hero of the filmfor which he was both critically and commercially successful. Traffic Signal and Dhol were not as successful, although Superstar was not a big hit, his acting was still critically acclaimed.
Girls swoon when he’s around. Guys get jealous. His acting skills are appreciated by critics and the people. But then that’s expected when you have been acting since you were a kid. That’s Kunal Khemu, the latest Bollywood actor to steal the hearts of millions of Indians with this acting skills, cute smile and long hair.
Born in 1983 in Srinagar, Kunal moved to Mumbai when he was very young. He had a penchant for acting even when he was a kid. His parents are actors Ravi and Jyoti Khemu.
Kunal debuted on television as a child actor in the critically acclaimed Gul Gulshan Gulfam in 1987.
After that starred in bollywood films like Hum Hain Rahi Pyaar Ke, Raja Hindustani and Zakhm. His roles in all these movies were widely praised. He left a deep mark on everyone as a young Mahesh Bhatt in Zakhm.
After that he disappeared from the horizons of the hindi movie industry only to appear in 2005 as the lead character in Kalyug. Kalyug was a critical and commercial hit. Its music became popular and Kunal Khemu left an indelible impression on his fans with his fresh face and acting prowess.
After Kalyug he was signed up for the movie Traffic Signal directed by one of Bollywood’s biggest directors Madhur Bhandarkar. Traffic Signal is slated for release in Feb 2007. He is also the lead character in director Priyadarshan’s Dhol which is in pre production as of Jan 2007.
Kunal Khemu (Born in 25 May 1983 in Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir, India) is an Indian actor who appears in Bollywood films.
Kunal Khemu started his career as a child actor appearing in the television serial "Gul Gulshan Gulfam" in 1987.
Later on, he went on to appear as a child actor in films such as "Hum Hain Rahi Pyaar Ke" (1993)," Raja Hindustani"(1995) and "Zakhm" (1998). He received great praises by the audience and critics for his role in "Zakhm".
He made his debut as a leading man in the 2005 film "Kalyug" which was both critically and commercially successful. His next release was Madhur Bhandarkar's "Traffic Signal" (2007) which fared well with the audiences and critics.His latest release was "Dhol".
Kunal Khemu was born on 25 May 1983 in Srinagar to actors Ravi Khemu and Jyoti Khemu. His parents are Hindus (Kashmiri Pandits). He studied in Mumbai’s Narsee Monjee College.
Kunal Khemu started his career as a child actor appearing in the television serial Gul Gulshan Gulfam in 1987.
Later on, he went on to appear as a child actor in films such as Hum Hain Rahi Pyaar Ke (1993) Raja Hindustani (1995) and Zakhm (1998). He received great praises by the audience and critics for his role in Zakhm.
He made his debut as a leading man in the 2005 film Kalyug which was both critically and commercially successful. The music of Kalyug fared extremely well. Songs such as "Jiya Dhadak Dhadak Jaye" sung by Rahat Fateh Ali Khan and "Adaat" sung by Atif Aslam were one of the biggest hits of the year 2005 and are still running today. He is the protagonist of the film traffic signal released on 2 February 2007. He has also signed a film with Priyadarshan named Dhol.
Khemu's parents are actors Ravi Khemu and Jyoti Khemu. His parents are Hindus (Kashmiri Pandits). He studied in Mumbai's Narsee Monjee College and is currently single.
Kunal Khemu is all set to star in an English Movie "When Harry Tried to Marry" (English Bollywood movie!). The director of the movie Nayan Pandrai was very keen to cast Kunal so he didn't let the chance go by when Kunal was in New York on vacation where Nayan Pandrai is based. Nayan Pandrai is also the writer and producer for the Movie.Other cast members for the movie are yet to be finalized. The movie is about a young man who goes to the US for studies and falls in love. The movie depicts his trials and tribulations in a humourous way. Kunal Khemu liked the script so much that he didn't waste any time and signed it immediately.