Saahil Sehgal is an Indian actor who got here into the limelight after he was seen within the Hollywood musical movie ‘Basmati Blues’ in 2017.
Saahil Sehgal was born and raised in Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh. He’s an alumnus of the Manipal Institute of Know-how in Karnataka, the place he pursued a Bachelor of Arts in Media & Communication in 2005.
Peak (approx.): 5′ 9″
Chest (approx.): 44 inches
Waist (approx.): 32 inches
Biceps (approx.): 16 inches
Hair Color: Black
Eye Color: Black
Household & Caste
Mother and father
Saahil was born to Vinay Sehgal and Sangitaa Sehgall.
Relationships & Spouse
He married Kirti Kulhari on 24 June 2016 in Bhutan. Kirti is a well-liked Bollywood actress. The couple obtained married 4 months earlier than the discharge of Kirti’s movie Pink after which she shot to fame.
On 1 April 2021, the couple determined to half methods after virtually 5 years of marriage. Kirti took to Instagram to announce her separation from Saahil.
As an Actor
Saahil aspired to turn into an actor since he was ten years outdated. After finishing his commencement, he shifted to Mumbai to fulfil his lifelong dream. Saahil struggled for a few years and will solely discover menial roles in regional movies and TV reveals. In 2013, he caught a break when he was roped in for the function of William Patel within the Dan Baron’s directorial Hollywood movie ‘Basmati Blues.’ In an interview, speaking about his performing journey, Sehgal mentioned,
It has been a long-cherished dream. There have been challenges, disappointments on the best way. I took the small steps in direction of my objective. And eventually, it’s occurring as we speak.”
Previous to his choice, Sehgal went by a collection of auditions for this movie. He had a Skype interview with Dan Baron after which flew to Los Angeles to do a display screen take a look at with the Oscar-winning actor Brie Larson. In an interview, whereas sharing an anecdote, Saahil mentioned,
At that time of time, my US Visa had simply expired and I couldn’t get it renewed on time. It was a really irritating second for me. However I couldn’t do a lot about it. A number of weeks later after I was in Kolkata taking pictures for an advert, I obtained a name from the casting director to come back right down to Mumbai because the movie’s director was within the metropolis and needed me to re-audition.”
The actor had a small function within the Amazon Prime net collection ‘4 More Pictures Please!’ alongside his spouse Kirti Kulhari. The present was launched in 2019.
Apart from his work in motion pictures and TV reveals, Saahil has additionally acted in a number of ads.
Saahil’s Hollywood movie Basmati Blues met with a variety of controversies for its poor storyline and stereotypical illustration of Indian tradition. Within the defence of his movie, Saahil mentioned,
The administrators and your entire crew love the tradition and historical past of India. Their intention was to not ridicule the tradition. Individuals have jumped the gun and reacted earlier than watching the movie.”
- Saahil sometimes consumes alcohol.
- Sehgal received the expertise hunt present ‘IIFA Star Ki Talaash’ in 2007.