Rithvik Dhanjani and Asha Negi have been rumored to be dating each other. They are seen spending time with each other on and off the sets. However, Rithvik bluntly denies this by saying that Asha and he are just good friends and that since she is a big time twitter maniac she uploads their pictures together.
Stories are being cooked up if co – actors have snaps together, they are linked up if they are spotted together about them seeing each other and so – on. Since, they share a scintillating onscreen chemistry, people link them up to be real life couple too! Everyone wants to know whether Asha Negi is Rithvik Dhanjani’s girlfriend.
At present, he does not want to get into relationships as he wants to focus on shaping up his career as an actor. There are also rumors that he is dating his childhood friend Sanjana Soman or Meher Kahlon. But he quips that he is 100% single and is committed to his work. When he gets his lady love, he will first reveal it to the media. And regarding Asha, they are very good friends and nothing’s brewing up between the two, giggles the cool guy!
Rithvik Dhanjani, popularly known as Arjun Kirloskar was born on 5th November in the year 1988. He hails from Mandsaur, Madhya Pradesh. He has done his education from Dubai. Acting was always his top most priority. Apart from acting, he was also interested in becoming a magician or a choreographer.
Before stepping into the silver screen, he was a choreographer and worked for small projects. In fact, he choreographed actor Sonu Sood’s dance steps in Dabbang. Rithvik’s greatest source of inspiration is his teacher Abhijit Das and he is still getting trained under him. He also helped his father in business but he did not find interest in it. He has got a younger sister.
Rithvik Dhanjani Ads:
The 5 feet, 11 inch actor has appeared in commercials such as Airtel (FIFA), Jaquar lights, Limca, Lays chips (World Cup 2011), Lipton AD (for Pakistan), Vascon (corporate AD).
Currently, he is shooting for the corporate AD on Shell India.
Rithvik Dhanjani Serials:
Rithvik entered the Indian Television Industry in the year 2010, with the serial Bandini, aired on the channel NDTV Imagine. Here, he played the role of a supporting actor named Parth Mahyavanshi, son to Sashaank and Kadambari. He also played a minor role as Partho, Anurag’s (the lead) friend in the serial Tere Liye on Star Plus in the year 2010.
Next, he appeared in Balaji Telefilm’s twilight saga Pyaar Ki Yeh Ek Kahaanii, aired on Star One, where he played a negative role, Jay Khurrana. He portrayed the character of a werewolf in love with the female protagonist, Pia (played by actress Sukriti Kandpal) in this show. The TV series ran from 2010 – 11.
He also made a guest appearance as Arjun in the daily soap Punar Vivaah, aired on Zee TV.
Rithvik Dhanjani Current Show:
Currently, the dashing actor is busy with Ekta Kapoor’s Pavitra Rishta. He bagged the lead role in this daily soap. Rithvik plays the role of Arjun DK Kirloskar, son to Mr. Digvijay Kirlosksar, popularly known as DK sir (played by actor Naved Aslam) and Mrs. Ashna Kirloskar.
He hails from Canada andvisits Mumbai to take over his father’s business. He is a complete workaholic and hardly spares time for his friends and family. He portrays the character of a rude, shrewd and arrogant guy who cannot see anything other than his work.
Purvi plays his love interest. Arjun and Purvi have heated confrontations. Initially, they stand to be poles apart and seem to hate each other. But gradually Arjun falls for the honest and sensible girl. He expresses his feelings for Purvi and later they fall in love. They share a great chemistry. But he has to get married to Purvi’s sister Ovi due to unforeseen circumstances and then the story continues.
Rithvik Dhanjani Reality Shows / Hosting / Performances:
The handsome hunk is seen to host many reality shows like the talent based show, India’s Best Dramebaaz (Essel Productions), aired on Zee TV. He has hosted the show along with co – anchor Ragini Khanna (who was last seen in Sasuraal Genda Phool as Suhaana). The show is all about searching for exceptionally talented kids within the age group 5 – 12 years from all over India who are good in drama and have an inclination towards acting.
He loves kids and so he enjoys shooting for the show as he can have fun and play with them. He says that shooting for this talent based show comes as a stress buster as he gets a break from his daily fiction show which needs deep emotions and one needs to cry a lot!
He had also been one of the 6 contestants of the wild card entry round in Jhalak Dikhlaa Jaa, season 5. Rithvik has excellent dancing skills and this helped him occupy the third position in this platform. Sneha Kapoor was his choreographer for this dance show.
Rithvik did a special dance performance in Dance India Dance Li’l Masters 2 as well.
He performed in Zee Rishtey Awards, with Asha in the year 2012, aired on Zee TV. He also did a solo dance performance in Indian Telly Awards 2012, telecast on Colors. Other Awards functions in which he did a dance performance include Indian Television Academy Awards 2012 aired on Star Plus, People’s Choice Awards India along with actor Gurmeet Chaudhary in Colors TV, dance performance with Asha in Boroplus Gold Awards on Zee TV also in the year 2012.
Rithvik Dhanjani Films:
Rithvik has shot for a corporate film named SHELL INDIA.
He is currently working on a feature film directed by Sandeep Choudhry and Rubb Bhungdawala tentatively named This and That. It is expected to go on floors this July.
Rithvik Dhanjani Awards and Critical Acclaims:
The good looking actor has won as well as got nominated for various Awards. He won the Zee Rishtey Awards 2012 for the tag of Favorite Popular Face (Male)Best Jodi (shared with Asha), Indian Telly Awards for Best Actor in Supporting Role, in the year 2013, for his role as Arjun in Pavitra Rishta, to name a few.
He got nominations for New Talent Awards 2011 for Best New Actor in Negative Role for his role in Bandini, Indian Television Awards for Great Performance of the Year also in the year 2011, 5th Boroplus Gold Awards 2012 for Debut in Lead Role (Pavitra Rishta), Zee Rishtey Awards 2012 for Favourite Naya Sadasya (Male).
Rithvik Dhanjani Slam Book:
Rithvik Dhanjani spared a few minutes from his busy schedule to answer some slam book questions. Here is a short list of favourites as the star discloses:
Favourite Actor: Johny Depp, Heath Ledger, Robert Downy Jr., and Naseer Sab.
Favourite Actress: Kajol, Shabaana Azmi.
Favourite movie:Curious Case of Benjamin Button!
Favourite Cuisine: Mughlai dishes are a delicacy! He also loves Bhindi and his days are incomplete without a mug of cold coffee!
Hobby:Music, travelling, practicing illusions, dancing, watching movies (he’s a complete movieholic), playing music instruments like mouth organ, guitar, drums and the keyboard.
Favourite TV show:Lie to Me, How I Met Your Mother.
Dream Destination: Europe
Favourite Colour / Colors filling his wardrobe: Blacks, Whites and Reds!
Favourite shopping destination: Dubai.
Moments to cherish: his trip to Goa with a bunch of friends!
Hates: reading books, dozes off while reading and also hates cleaning up his house when it is in a mess, starts cleaning but leaves it midway and needs someone to clear up his bit, Rithvik laughs out loud!
Must haves in his wallet: Gym id, passport, debit / credit cards, cash.
Favourite perfume: just Cavalli!
Favourite designers: Rohit Bal and Manish Malhotra.
Most prized possession: a photo frame with snaps of his school / college friends hanging above his bed.
Clothes without which he is incomplete: semi formals, jeans and shirts.
Favourite brands: He is extremely brand conscious and his favourite brands are Zara and H&M.
Most extravagant buy: a trench coat from Dubai worth 495 dirham which has been lying idle since the time he had bought it!
Favourite accessories: a Jesus locket which he’s been wearing since last four years as he believes it to be his lucky mascot!