Nikitin Dheer was born on 17th March 1987 in Mumbai, Maharashtra state.
He dreamt to be an actor since from his childhood days because of his father’s influence on him. He is one among very few people in India who have undergone black cat commando training. He is a well trained professional martial arts expert, for six years he learnt several martial arts kinds like Jujitsu, Wrestling, Jeet Kune Do, Ai Kido, Crappling, Kick Boxing etc. He is also well trained in dance from popular choreographer Saroj Khan. He daily workouts for hours to keep his physique fit and eats about eight times a day to maintain balanced nutrition diet.
He made his acting debut as an antagonist with blockbuster hit Jodhaa Akbar co-starring Hrithik Roshan, Aishwarya Rai, Kulbhushan Kharbanda, Sonu Sood and Ila Arun. He subsequently appeared in numerous commercially successful films like Chennai Express co-starring Deepika Padukone, Shahrukh Khan, Sathyaraj and Kamini Kaushal, Dabangg 2 co-starring Salman Khan, Sonakshi Sinha, Arbaaz Khan, Prakash Raj and Vinod Khanna, Ready co-starring Salman Khan, Asin, Mahesh Manjrekar and Paresh Rawal. Apart from films he also appeared in TV shows like Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi in 2014.
Nikitin Dheer family members’ names and photos
He was born to noted actor Pankaj Dheer, who played Karna in TV series “Mahabharat” aired in 1988.
His grandfather C.L. Dheer was a Bollywood film producer who produced 19 Hindi films.
He is married to Kratika Sengar since 3rd September 2014.