Leading Bollywood actor and dancer who became known for his roles in the 2007 film Jab We Met and the 2009 film Kaminey: The Scoundrels. He won a Filmfare Award for Best Male Debut for his acting in the 2003 film Ishq Vishk.
He appeared in music videos and advertisements, sometimes while showing off his dancing background.
He won the 2015 International Indian Film Academy Award for Best Actor for his role in Haider.
He once starred in a Fujifilm television commercial with Aishwarya Bachchan.