The current heartthrob of Indian Television Shaheer Sheikh aka Abit of Star Plus’ Yeh Rishtey Hain Pyaar Ke has enthralled viewers not only in India but all over the world. But this is not the handsome hunk’s first taste of success. Earlier the actor has entertained us all with some memorable characters like Anant in Navya and Arjun in Mahabharat. Currently, his crackling personality in Yeh Rishtey Hain Pyaar Ke has made fans fall in love with him once again.

Let’s take a look at some interesting facts about the TV heartthrob.

Shaheer Sheikh was born on 26 March 1984 in Jammu. The only son of his parents with two beautiful loving sisters, Shaheer is lovingly called by nick name Sameer at home.

Being an Aries personality Shaheer is also known for his passion for photography and travelling.

Very few of Shaheer’s fans know that apart from being such a talented actor, he is also a lawyer.

From starting his television career from ‘Kya Mast Hai Life’ to etching out Anant Bajpai of ‘Navya’, and won millions of hearts as Dev Dixit in Kuch Rang Pyar Ke, Shaheer sure has come a long way. Though Shaheer doesn’t have many friends in the industry his co-actor from Kya Mast Hai Life, Sana Amin Sheikh who currently features in ‘Krishnadasi’ is his first good friend.

The transition of Shaheer from being a chocolate boy in Navya to a business tycoon in KRPKAB has been remarkable. But this heartthrob is also a huge fan of none other than superstar Salman Khan. And his all-time favourite film is ‘Andaz Apna Apna’.

Shaheer is complete foodie and also loves cooking. And his weakness are pizza and pasta with loads of cheese.

Apart from eating and cooking Shaheer also loves singing. He has also recorded a song for his Indonesian film ‘Turis Romantis’ (Romantic Tourist).

Shaheer’s fan following is not just limited to India, he has a huge fan base in Indonesia too. He is fondly called as superstar Shaheer Bhai in Indonesia. In Indonesia the actor has been a part of soap opera titled Cinta di Langit Taj Mahal (Love in the Sky of the Taj Mahal) and other shows like Asia’s Got Talent, Panah Asmara Arjuna (Arjuna’s Love Arrow).

Well these are some interesting facts about Shaheer. We wish that he continues to enchant viewers with his amazing performances and lots of love and luck for his future!