Parvin Dabas, happy birthday!

The model-turned-actor and director turns 38 today. Send in your birthday wishes!

Parvin Dabas, who was born on July 12, 1974, turns 38 today. Dabas started his career as a model and was seen in ads. In the year 1999, he debuted in Bollywood with Dillagi. Post that, Parvin went on to do around 10 movies in the Hindi film industry. including The Hero: Love Story of a Spy, Maine Gandhi Ko Nahin Mara and the much acclaimed Khosla Ka Ghosla. He also starred in Mira Nair’s Monsoon Wedding.

But while everyone knows about Parvin’s skill as an actor, very few are aware that he is also a scuba diver and an accomplished underwater photographer. Also, the birthday boy has directed a movie called Sahi Dhandhe Galat Bande (August 2011) that won a Bronze Palm award at the Mexico International Film Festival.

Parvin married Preeti Jhangiani, also a Bollywood actor, in 2008. The two are proud parents of a baby boy. We hope that Parvin enjoys a nice fun-filled birthday with his li’l one today. Happy birthday, Parvin!