Varun Badola – Indian Bollywood Film & Television Actor Biography & Career
Varun Badola is an Indian bollywood film and television actor. He made his debut as actor in daily soap “Banegi Apni Baat” which was aired on Zee TV and also made his debut as actor in bollywood movie “Haasil” which was released in 2003.
He become popular for his work in TV serial “Des Mein Niklla Hoga Chand” in which he portrayed the role of Dev Malik. He is currently playing the role of Raghav Shrivastav in popular daily soap “Mere Angne Mein” aired on Star Plus.
Name – Varun Badola
Date of Birth – 7 January 1974
Place of Birth – New Delhi, India
Occupation – Actor
Nationality – Indian
Family – Vishwa Mohan Badola (father), Alka Kaushal (sister), Kalindi Badola (sister)
Spouse(s) – Rajeshwari Sachdev
Son – Devagya Badola
His father is a known artist, Vishwa Mohan Badola. He has two elder sisters —Alka, who is married and has appeared in the TV serial Kumkum and Qubool Hai, and Kalindi, who is a radio jockey. He did his schooling from Sardar Patel Vidyalaya in New Delhi. Badola spent part of his childhood in Allahabad. After completing college, he started working to fulfill his ambition to become an actor.
Varun married dancer/singer/actress Rajeshwari Sachdev (of ‘Hulle Hullare’ fame) on 24 November 2004. They met on the sets of the television show Antakshari and were engaged the same year. They have a son, born on 10 May 2010 at the Benzer Hospital, Lokhandwala.
Varun has started his acting career with Balaji Telefilms’s superhit show Koshish on Zee TV. He has also worked with Tigmanshu Dhulia as an Assistant Director and costume arranger in his early days. Even today, he writes scripts for his shows and directs it. He has written dialogues for Aek Chabhi Hai Padoss Mein and Astitva…Ek Prem Kahani. He has also participated in the Celebrity Cricket League as a member of the team, Mumbai Heroes, as an all-rounder.
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