Ankur Nayyar has been associated with Indian television and Bollywood films since 2001-2002. He has entertained the viewers with some great roles in many a shows like- Kasauti Jindgai Kay, Kashmeer and Jeet. One of his best roles was seen in channel Sahara One’s show Ghar Ek Sapnaa.
Star Plus viewers are now going to see him more during the latest prime time show, “Meri Durga”. He will be replacing Rajesh Shringarpure, who till now has played the athletic coach. Ankur will now be the Athletic coach and also going to be Durga’s mentor in the coming days. Ankur feels that this is a very challenging role, and he promises his viewers of a great performance. He says the mentor in the life of Durga is a very important character and hopes that he can boost the TRP of the show through his hard work.
Ankur has been around the television circuit for a long time and has also acted in a few bollywood films. He was last seen in Sony TV’s show Bharat Ka Veer Putra – Maharana Pratap, and is also playing the role of Omakar Agnihotri in popular Indian television drama show Ek Boond Ishq currently.
Looking into the career of Ankur, we see that he started with Kasauti Zindagi Kay as Subroto Basu on Star Plus, and then continued on in shows likeSiya ke Ram, Kashmeer, Des Mein Nikla Hoga Chand, Vikram Mall, Kohinoor, Woh Rehne Wali Mehlo Ki, Viraasat, Kuch Apne Kuch Paraye, Ghar Ek Sapnaa. His notable role in bollywood was in Singham as Inspector Abbas. He has also done films like Yakeen and Detective Naani.
Ankur Nayyar has also done a lot of advs like – Maruti Alto, Rotomac Pen, Nivea Cream, Doller Body Warmer, NIIT, LML Freedom Bike, Kodak Film, Nestle Bar One Chocolate, Ponds Deodorant, Bru Coffee, & Atlas Cycles. He has also done music videos for famous singers like Jagjit Singh & Subha Mudgal.
Another great role that Ankur has bagged recently is the role of Emperor Humanyun, father of Great King Akbar in the serial “Shehenshah” a Big Magic Serial. This show is based on the life and journey of Akbar from his childhood.
Ankur has been there in the industry for a long time – 16 years to be specific. He feels that he has gone through and also seen major changes in the industry. He feels that, today there are more new concepts and experiments coming in. The industry is evolving every single day, with massive and more entertaining changes. He is really hopeful about some great times ahead for the industry and also for himself in it.