Bollywood actor Arjun Rampal is touted as one of the most versatile actors in the industry, Arjun had made his debut in 2001 with ‘Pyaar Ishq Aur Mohabbat’. Often cited at Bollywood’s supermodel, Arjun has proved his acting prowess time and again as he carved a niche for himself in showbiz.
Arjun has been one of those finest actors in the industry, who doesn’t run after lead roles only. Instead, he believes in giving a quality performance even if it for a supporting role.
As he turns a year older, here are some lesser-known facts about the actor-model
Before coming in acting, Arjun was a successful model. He was even announced as Society’s Face of the Year, 1994. Rampal rose to fame when designer Rohit Bal spotted him at an industry party and helped him to become successful.
Arjun comes from a Ramgariha Sikh Punjabi background. His father is Amarjeet Rampal, a Sikh and his mother is Gwen Rampal, a Dutch woman.
Bollywood actress Kim Sharma happens to be Arjun Rampal’s first cousin.
Arjun Rampal was the first choice of director Farhan Akhtar for Lakshya. However, the movie was later offered to Hrithik Roshan as Arjun didn’t have the required dates to shoot for the film.
Arjun also tried his hands-on direction. He helmed ‘See You’ in 2006, however, the movie failed to survive at the box office.