Name: Vikrant Massey
Birthday: 3rd April 1987
Known For: Other than being a spectacular actor, Vikrant Massey is a trained modern contemporary and modern jazz dancer.
Debut Film: Dhoom Machaao Dhoom (Television debut), Lootera (Bollywood debut)
Marital Status: Married
Spouse: Sheetal Thakur
Relationships: Sheetal Thakur
Awards: Indian Television Academy Awards for GR8! Face of the Year – Male
Vikrant Massey is an Indian actor who appears in Hindi television, Hindi films, and web series. Massey is also a trained modern contemporary or modern jazz dancer and has worked with Shiamak Davar, and was a choreographer on his show Dhoom Machaao Dhoom.
He played the role of Shyam Madan Singh in the television show Balika Vadhu on Colors TV which also starred Vibha Anand and was a success. He later played the lead role in Nikhil Sinha and Rakesh Paswan’s Baba Aiso Varr Dhoondo. He has also acted in Disney Channel India’s Dhoom Machaao Dhoom, Star Plus’s Kahaan Hoon Main which did not go on air and had a role in Dharam Veer.
Vikrant portrayed Ayaan Ahmed Khan, one of the lead roles in Zee TV’s series Qubool Hai after replacing Rishabh Sinha. Massey made his Bollywood debut in Vikramaditya Motwane’s Lootera in 2013, along with Ranveer Singh and Sonakshi Sinha. His next role was in Dil Dhadakne Do.
His first lead role was in Konkana Sen Sharma’s debut directorial venture A Death in the Gunj. The film as well as his performance won critical acclaim. For this performance he received a nomination for Filmfare Critics Award for Best Actor.
In 2017, he also appeared in Half Girlfriend and highly-acclaimed Lipstick Under My Burkha. Vikrant Massey was paired with Shweta Tripathi in a science fiction film called Cargo written and directed by Arati Kadav.
In 2020, he was seen opposite Deepika Padukone in Meghna Gulzar’s Chhapaak. He appeared opposite Yami
Gautam in Ginny Weds Sunny, directed by debutant Puneet Khanna. Massey collaborated with director Alankrita Shrivastava again in Dolly Kitty Aur Woh Chamakte Sitare.
In 2021, Vikrant Massey had a role in Ramprasad Ki Tehrvi, Switchh, Haseen Dillruba, and 14 Phere. The year 2022 was marked with Love Hostel, which opened to positive reviews.
Massey has also worked in various web series, including Mirzapur, Broken But Beautiful, Criminal Justice, and Made In Heaven.
Controversy: Vikrant Massey was caught in a controversy after his comment under Yami Gautam’s wedding pictures, where she was in an all-red outfit, traditional bangles, and kaleeras. The actor jokingly said, “Pure & Pious like Radhe Maa!” Soon, Kangana Ranaut responded to this and said, Kahan se nikla ye cockroach..lao meri chappal”.
However, Massey didn’t stay quiet and said that he didn’t pay attention to that at all as he doesn’t have time for negativity in his life.
Latest News: Vikrant Massey recently hit the headlines after appearing in Love Hostel. The actor opened up the reason behind him doing the film. He said that the movie had an “emotional impact” on him.
Latest Movies: Love Hostel
Latest Series: Criminal Justice
Upcoming Movies: Mumbaikar