Prateik babbar is an Indian actor popular in bollywood. He is still young to be categorized as Bollywood hunk but he definitely has the talent that is necessary to keep him going in near future. He has shown in many movies that he can act and has got some artistry from his parents.
Pratiek was born on 28 November 1986 in Mumbai to late actress Smita Patil and actor turned politician Raj Babbar. He had assisted ad filmmaker Prahlad Kakkar for a year as a production assistant. During this time Prateik was cast in ad films for various companies, including KitKat. He started his acting career in the Aamir Khan production, Jaane Tu Ya Jaane Na, alongside Imran Khan and Genelia D’Souza. His character of Genelia’s brother, Amit, gave him applause from critics and won several awards.
This film was a major commercial success. After that he appeared in Kiran Rao’s film Dhobi Ghaat, which opened to positive reviews at film festivals worldwide. He was also seen in the action-thriller Dum Maro Dum with Abhishek Bachchan and Rana Daggubati. He was in the Prakash Jha’s film Aarakshan with Amitabh Bachchan, Saif Ali Khan, Deepika Padukone and Manoj Bajpai.
Prateik did his schooling from AVM Bandra, then moved on to Jai Hind College and later St Andrew’s College. But he dropped out halfway through before completing his graduation.
Name : Prateik Babbar
Place of Birth : Mumbai
Date of birth : 28 November 1986
Age : 27 years
Height : 5 feet 8 inch
Zodiac Sign : Sagittarius
Father : Raj Babbar
Mother : Smita Patil
Current Status : Single
Debut Movie : Jaane Tu Ya Jaane Na
Prateik Babbar was born into a filmy family to late actress Smita Patil and actor turned politician Raj Babbar. His mother was a film and television actress and was died at the age of 31 due to childbirth complications. Raj Babbar later married Nadira Zaheer, who is a theatre actress and director. As a politician he was previously in Samajwadi Party and now he is the member of Indian National Congress. Prateik has one half-brother Arya Babbar, who is a film actor and one half-sister Juhi Babbar, who is also a film and television actress. Shivajirao Girdhar Patil, who is an Indian social activist and politician is Prateik’s maternal grandfather. He recalls his mother as an angel and hoped to become her “sunshine kid”.
First job: Production assistant with Prahlad Kakkar.
My Mantra: Be what you to want to be.
My girlfriend would be someone with: Beauty and brains
Fav eating joint: Home, Pali Village Cafe.
Fav hangout place: Home or my friends’ homes
Fav shopping place: New York as a place, and as brands Zara and Dior.
Describe in one word…
Kiran Rao – Genius
Aamir Khan – Perfectionist
My mom – Invisible
My dad – My hero
Aarya – Big brother
Quote/ phrase I use the most – “I don’t know”
Vegetable I resemble most – A pumpkin
Pratiek was in a serious relationship with his Ek Deewana Tha co-star Amy Jackson. But due to some personal issues they broke off. Now Pratiek is not dating anyone and he is very much single.
Prateik Babbar and Amyra Dastur
Ek Deewana Tha fame Prateik was seen in bollywood movie ‘Issaq’ with his co-star Amyra Dastur. Amyra has played the love interest of Prateik Babbar in the film, which is an adaptation of William Shakespeare’s Romeo & Juliet. Both have walked the ramp for designer Ken Ferns on the second day of Lakme Fashion Week Winter/Festive 2013.
Prateik Babbar is being careful about the kind of food that he eats or the munchies that he pops in his mouth. A source said that the actor is following a strict diet regimen not only to keep fit and healthy but also to focus more seriously on his career as an actor. Prateik said that he has been advised to follow diet that requires him to eat every two hours. “I have been told not leave my stomach empty for long hours and have four to five small meals in a day,”
On 27th death anniversary of his mother actress Smita Patil, who was died due to childbirth complications, her son Prateik Babbar recalls about his “angel” and hoped to become her “sunshine kid”. Prateik said that, “She, the few that make me want to smile, to shine, to make her proud. Got to be her sunshine kid. Got to be your sunshine kid. My angel. Love you”.
Prateik Babbar in Issaq
Issaq is 2013 Hindi romantic film directed by Manish Tiwary and produced by Dhaval Gada and Shailesh R. Singh. The film features Prateik Babbar, Rajeshwari Sachdev, Ravi Kishan and Makarand Deshpande in main roles. Actor Prateik was seen playing the role as Rahul a good-looking teenager, who has interest over girls and guns.
1. In 2008 (Jaane Tu Ya Jaane Na) as Amit Mahantin.
2. In 2011 (Dhobi Ghaat) As Munna.
3. In Dum Maro Dum as Lorry.
4. In Aarakshan As Sushant
5. In My Friend Pinto As Michael Pinto.
6. In 2012 (Ek Deewana Tha) as Sachin.
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