Punit Jayesh Pathak well known as Punit Pathak is an Indian Actor, Dancer, and choreographer. Punit Pathak was born on 1 November 1986 in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. Punit is a well-known face in Indian Bollywood and is famous for winning the Indian reality and stunt Television series Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi 9. He started his career as a participant in the dance reality show Dance India Dance (season 2), aired on Zee TV. Later with his hard works and success, he made his first Bollywood debut with the film ABCD: Any Body Can Dance (2013).
Punit Pathak was born in a Hindu family and his family roots are in Kutch, Gujarat. He studied at Bombay Cambridge School and had purse his graduation from Mumbai’s St Xavier’s College. Punit always dreams to become a successful cricketer or a filmmaker. When Punit was 17 years old he actively took part in dance during his college talent fests and got a scholarship for dance training from Terence Lewis‘ Dance Academy. after some time during his 20’s he quitted Terence’s dance academy and started working as an assistant director. Subsequently, he auditioned for “Dance India Dance Season 2” and got selected for the show.
|Date of Birth||1 November 1987|
|Age (as in 2020)||33 Years|
|Profession||Actor, Dancer and choreographer|
|Known For||Winning Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi 9|
|Home Town||Mumbai, Maharasthra, India|
|Address||Mumbai, Maharasthra, India|
|School||Bombay Cambridge International School, Mumbai|
|College||St. Xavier’s College, Mumbai|
|Hobbies||Travelling. Listening Music|
|Marital Status||Married to Nidhi Moony Singh Pathak|
|Debut||As a Choreographer: Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa Season 5 (2012)|
As an Actor: ABCD: Any Body Can Dance (2013)
|Best Movies||ABCD: Any Body Can Dance (2013), ABCD 2 (2015), Street Dancer (2020)|
Punit Pathak Career
- Punit Pathak is an Indan Dancer, choreographer, and actor, He is well known for his dancing and acting skills. Punit started his career after his graduation, He took part in a dance during his college talent fests and got a scholarship for dance training from Terence Lewis‘ Dance Academy. after some time during his 20’s he quitted Terence’s dance academy and started working as an assistant director.
- Afterward, in 2009 he participated in a dance reality show “Dance India Dance 2” in which he ranged as the second runner-up of the show.
- In 2011 he appeared as a choreographer in the dance reality show “Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 4”.
- Punit had also assisted Remo D’Souza in Choreographing the song of the Film “FALTU”
- After his successful attempts in Dance reality shows, he finally debuts in a Bollywood movie in 2013. He debuted as an actor in the 3D dance-based Hindi film ABCD: Any Body Can Dance co-starring Dharmesh Yelande, Prabhu Deva, and Salman Yusuff Khan.
- In the same years, he judged Dance India Dance (season 5) on Zee TV.
- In 2015 he starred in the dance film, Disney’s ABCD 2, which was released on 19 June 2015, directed by Remo D’Souza co-starring Varun Dhawan, Shraddha Kapoor, Prabhu Deva, and Raghav Juyal.
- Punit has also played an important role in the dance reality show Dance Plus (season 2), Dance Plus (season as a mentor.
- He is also a choreographer in Dance Champions.
- In 2018 he debut in this 3rd Bollywood romantic comedy film Nawabzaade.
- In 2019, Punit participated in Color’s Tv stunt reality show Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi 9 and emerged as the winner.
- In 2019, punit and his team had also performed in Isha Ambani’s sangeet ceremony
- In the same years, he was a mentor on the dance reality show Dance Plus (season 5). He also choreographed the IPL Finale performance in the same year. He was later called as a guest in Khatra Khatra Khatra.
- In 2020, he appeared in the dance film Street Dancer 3D which was released on 24 January 2020, directed by Remo D’Souza co-starring Varun Dhawan, Shraddha Kapoor, Prabhu Deva, Nora Fatehi, and Raghav Juyal.
Punit Pathak Television Career
|2009–10||Dance India Dance 2||2nd Runner-up|
|2010-11||Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 4||Choreographer|
|2012||Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 5|
|2013||Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 6|
|2014||Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 7|
|2015||Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 8||Guest|
|Dance India Dance 5||Winning Mentor|
|2015||Aaj Ki Raat Hai Zindagi||Choreographer|
|2015–16||Dance Ki Takkar 4||Contestant|
|2016||Dance Plus 2||Captain|
|2017||Dil Hai Hindustani||Choreographer|
|India Banega Manch||Choreographer|
|Dance Plus 3||Winning Captain|
|2018-19||Dance Plus 4||Winning Captain|
|2019||Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi 9||Winner|
|Khatra Khatra Khatra||Guest/Recurring|
|Dance Deewane 2||Guest|
Punit Pathak Movies
|2013||ABCD: Any Body Can Dance||Chandu|
Punit Pathak Musicals
|2017||Balle Balle – The Musical||Choreographer|
|2019||Ishq Ne||Director/ Choreographer|
|2020||Tera Kya Hota||Director|
Punit Pathak Family
Punit Pathak is an Indian well known Dancer and choreographer, He was boen on 1 November 1986 (age 34) Mumbai, Maharashtra, India, He was born in a hindu family and his family roots are from Kutch Gujarat, He wss born in a middle class family have a Younger brother named Nishit Pathak.
|Father||Name not known|
|Mother||Name not known|
|Brother||Nishit Pathak (Younger)|
Punit Pathak Marital status/ Relationship and More
Fans’s want to known about Punit Pathak Relaionship, as per the information, he is married to his girlfried Nidhi Moony Singh, They boht get enganed in August 2020 and tied not on friday 11 December 2020 in Lonavala.
|Girlfriend/ Affairs||Nidhi Moony Singh|
|Wife/ Spouse||Nidhi Moony Singh|
|Marriage Date||11 December 2020 in Lonavala|
Punit Pathak Physical Stats
As Punit Pathak is a dancer and choreographer he always maintain’s his body and regulary goes to GYM, His height is about 170 cm and weight 74 Kg. Check below for more information.
|Height||in centimetres- 170 cm|
in meters- 1.70 m
in feet inches- 5’7″
|Weight||in kilogram- 74 Kg|
In pounds- 163 lbs
|Body Measurements||Chest- 38 Inches|
Waist- 32 Inches
Biceps- 14 Inches
Punit Pathak Favourite
|Favorite Actor||Ranbir Kapoor|
|Favorite Dancer||Michael Jackson, Wade Robson|
|Favorite Food||Not Known|
|Favorite Food Habit||Non-Vegetarian|
|Favorite Choreographer||Remo D’Souza|
|Favorite Hobbies||Dancing, Playing Cricket|
|Favorite Color||White, Grey, Blue, Black|
|Favorite Holiday Destination||Goa, London, Switzerland|
Punit Pathak Net Worth
|Salary (approx.)||INR 2 Lakhs/Episode|
|Net Worth (approx.)||$10 Million|
|Car Collection||Not Known|
Punit Pathak Educational Qualification
|School||Bombay Cambridge School, Mumbai|
|College/ University||St. Xavier’s College, Mumbai|
|Education Qualification||Commerce graduate|
|Profession||Dancer, Choreographer and Actor.|
Some Unknown facts about Punit Pathak
- Does Punit Pathak smoke?: Not Known
- Does Punit Pathak drink alcohol?: Not Known
- During his school days, he played for Mumbai’s junior level teams.
- He at times survived on as low as Rs. 15 per day.
- His dream is to become a filmmaker someday.
- He admires Remo D’Souza and says he is his mentor.
- He assisted Remo D’Souza in choreographing songs of film F.A.L.T.U (2011).
- Punit likes to eat Shami Kebabs and Baingan Ka Bharta.
- His group had performed in Isha Ambani’s sangeet ceremony.
- His father belongs to Gujarat and his mother belongs to Garhwal, a north Indian.
- Pathak began his acting career in 2013. He made his acting debut with the movie ABCD: Any Body Can Dance, which is a dance based film.
- He loves collecting shoes and has a huge collection of them.
- While in school, he used to play cricket for his school’s cricket team.
- He actively participated in dance competitions in his college days.
- He, then, appeared as a choreographer in the dance reality show “Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 4.”
- Punit has also appeared in Bollywood films like “ABCD 2,” “Nawabzaade,” and “Street Dancer.”
- Punit is good friend of actress MOuni Roy
- In 2015, he appeared as a judge on the dance reality show “Dance India Dance Season 5.”
- In 2019, Punit participated in the stunt-based show “Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi 9” and emerged as the winner of the show.
- Punit is very close to his maternal grandmother.
- He is fond of dogs and keeps uploading his pictures with dogs on his Instagram account.
- Punit shares a good relationship wiht his maternal grandmother