Born: August 01,1976
Height: 5 feet 7 inches
Biography: Amar Upadhaya is a TV star who became hugely poppulare for his lead character Mihir Virani in Balaji Telefilm's mega TV daily soap, Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi (2000). The character was much loved by the fans and his exit from the plot due to ' death' was made to revoke by the serials ardent followers. The channel was forced to bring him back 'to life' and is still recounted as one of the most famous stars on TV. Jaya Bachan's 1994 comedy serial Dekh Bhai Dekh was Amar Upadhaya's first TV break. This was followed by numerous TV series like, Arzoo, Suhana Safar, Tulsi, Kalash and Aruna Irani's Mehndi Tere Naam Ki followed by character Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi. Upadhaya then ventured into films with Dahshat 2003, followed by a big launch, Dhund – The Fog (2003) and LOC Kargil (2003) but his film career was not very successful. He returned to television after a two-year hiatus in the serial Chand Ke Paar Chalo on NDTV Imagine. In 2011 he joined the fifth season of the reality TV series Bigg Boss and finished in fifth place.