Bigg Boss OTT 2: Avinash Sachdev Net Worth, Marriage Controversy, Relationship & More
Bigg Boss OTT is back with a bang with it’s season 2 and we can’t keep calm about the same!
The OTT spin-off of the reality show Bigg Boss has roped in some controversial names for this season that completes the list of 13 contestants locked in the BB house. One amongst them is famous television actor Avinash Sachdev, known for his roles as Shlok Agnihotri in ‘Iss Pyaar Ko Kya Naam Doon?’, ‘Ek Baar Phir’. The actor rose to popularity as Dev in serial ‘Chotti Bahu’.
What makes his entry in Bigg Boss OTT 2, controversial yet interesting, is that he is sharing the house with his ex-girlfriend Palak Purswani. The couple dated each other for 4 years which ended last year. Their encounter on the show is expected to bring forth a lot of drama, obviously, which has already started to show off. The duo is mostly seen avoiding each other and maintaining some distance, however it looks like they’ll soon burst into an argument!
In this article, we have explored Avinash Sachdev’s life in factors which aren’t really out there for people to know him. Let’s have a look!
Avinash Sachdev Biography
Avinash Sachdev was born in Mumbai and raised in Vadodara, Gujarat. He completed his education in Vadodara itself. During his time there, he achieved pageant titles like Mr. Baroda, Mr. University, and Mr. Gujarat (2004-2005), which motivated him to participate in the Gladrags Model Hunt. From a young age, Avinash displayed a keen interest in filmmaking production and actively engaged in various projects to enhance his skills in this field. Eventually, he relocated to Mumbai, Maharashtra, where he embarked on his acting career.
Avinash kick started his career as an assistant director, making his debut on the TV show “Hatim” at the age of 18. Additionally, he had the opportunity to assist Farhan Akhtar on the film “Rock On!!”
In 2006, Avinash made a cameo appearance on the TV series “Karam Apnaa Apnaa” before venturing into negative roles. He portrayed negative characters in “Khwaish” and “Kis Desh Mein Hai Meraa Dil” in 2008. His breakthrough came with the role of Dev in “Chotti Bahu” in 2008, which garnered him recognition. The show also featured Rubina Dilaik, the winner of Bigg Boss 14.
From 2013 to 2015, Avinash was associated with the sequel of “Iss Pyaar Ko Kya Naam Doon?” where he played the role of an arrogant businessman Shlok Agnihotri. He also appeared in the TV series “Qubool Hai 4” as Armaan Raza Sheikh and in “Balika Vadhu – Lamhe Pyaar Ke” in 2016. Prior to his participation in Bigg Boss OTT 2, Avinash had already been a part of various reality TV shows. Interestingly, he previously appeared on “Nach Baliye 2” alongside Palak, who is also a contestant on Bigg Boss OTT 2.
Avinash Sachdev Parents & Siblings
Avinash Sachdev appreciates keeping his personal life away from the professional one. He hasn’t ever talked about his parents or siblings. However it is known that he is most likely to be the only child of father Vijay Kumar Sachdev and mother Pooja Sachdev.
Avinash Sachdev Net Worth
Avinash Sachdev’s net worth is estimated to be around $5 million. He holds a massive career graph which helped him in creating a fortune like that.
With his entry in the Bigg Boss OTT house, his stakes are all set to rise!
Avinash Sachdev Age
Avinash Sachdev, the talented actor, is currently 36 years old, having been born on August 22, 1986. Known for his remarkable performances on screen, Avinash has captivated audiences with his acting skills and continues to leave a lasting impression in the entertainment industry.
Avinash Sachdev Height
Avinash Sachdev, the talented actor, stands at a height of 5’10”. Known for his impressive performances, Avinash has garnered a strong fan following in the entertainment industry. His commanding presence and charismatic personality add to his on-screen appeal.
Avinash Sachdev Ex-wife
Avinash Sachdev married television actress Shalmalee Desai. The duo fell in love on sets of serial “Iss Pyaar Ko Kya Naam Du”. Avinash and Shalmalee played the role of “devar-bhabhi” on the show.
The couple, got married in 2015 after being together for 3 years and ended the marriage in less than 2 years. Unfortunately, their marriage faced challenges and compatibility issues that led to their decision to part ways. Despite efforts from both families to reconcile, they mutually agreed to divorce.
Avinash Sachdev & Rubina Dilaik
Avinash Sachdev met Rubina Dilaik on the set of ‘Choti Bahu’ where both were casted opposite each other for lead roles. Their own screen chemistry worked like magic and fans started shipping them together. Amidst the rising popularity, the duo fell in love for each other within no time. Back then, speculations circulated that Avinash had discussed marriage with Rubina’s grandfather, fueling rumors of a secret wedding. Adding to the speculation, Rubina observed Karwa Chauth fast for Avinash. However, in 2013, the couple’s unexpected separation came as a shock, leaving many saddened by the news.
Later on, Rubina had claimed of Avinash cheating on her and also acting extremely possessive throughout. Avinash never commented on the same.
Avinash Sachdev & Palak Purswani
Well, there’s a reason why makers decided to rope in these two names to the list of Bigg Boss OTT 2 contestants. Avinash and Palak had been in a relationship for four years. The duo eve performed their roka ceremony in January 2021. They were also seen participating in the popular reality show ‘Naach Baliye 2″. They had even shared plans about starting a joint venture. Unfortunately, difficulties arose in their relationship thereafter, leading them to make the difficult decision to part ways.
In a recent episode Avinash revealed the reason behind the break up stating he had fallen out of love with Palak. However, Palak’s friend outside the house has slammed Avinash for lying. She revealed by posting an Instagram story that Avinash is a liar. She tagged him as ‘Jhootha No.1″ and mentioned that he outrightly cheated on her best friend Palak.
Let’s see how Avinash Sachdev’s journey shapes in Bigg Boss OTT 2. Stay tuned for more updates on the show!
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