|BIRTHDAY||1 January, 1944|
|BIRTH PLACE||Murree , Rawalpindi , Punjab|
|AGE||73 Years Old|
|HEIGHT||in centimeters- 178 cm
in meters- 1.78 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 10”
|WEIGHT||in Kilograms- 69 kg
in Pounds- 152.12 lbs
Parikshit Sahni born on 1st January 1944 in Murree, Punjab (Now in Pakistan) is an Indian Film and Television actor. He is the son of noted actor and writer Balraj Sahni.
Parikshit Sahni is one of the most popular names of the Indian Television Industry. His Alma Mater is Lawrence School, Sanawar and St. Stephens College, Delhi and also began has acting career and the tender age of Seven in a famous movie ‘Deedar’1951.
His debut film was ‘Anokhi Raat’ where he essayed a painter. He features in various movies then in 70’s, 80’s & 90’s but the movies which actually gave him lot of appreciation & recognition were Raju Hirani’s flicks Munna Bhai MBBS, 3 idiots and PK. Along with movies he was a part of television industry and his role in a TV Serial Heena as Nawab Mirza was the point of discussion in every house.
He is happily married to director Shekhar Kapur’s sister Aruna and have three children. Although he changed his name initially to Ajay Sinha on recommendations of his good friend Sanjeev Kumar. He later switched to his original name instead of Ajay Sinha.