Tahir Raj Bhasin

Tahir Raj Bhasin Biography

Posted by | Vishnu Das on | May 22, 2024

Date of Birth

21 / April / 1987


37 Years


Actor, Model

Tahir Raj Bhasin is a multifaceted talent in the entertainment industry, recognized for his work as both an actor and a model.

Tahir Raj Bhasin Height, Age, Family, Biography, & More

He made his film debut with the 2014 movie “Mardaani,” portraying the character Karan (Walt) Rastogi. His compelling performance in this role earned him critical acclaim and won him the Best Actor in a Negative Role – Male award at the 21st Screen Awards in 2015. Born on April 21, 1987, Bhasin has since established himself as a prominent figure in Indian cinema.

Early Life

Tahir Raj Bhasin, born to a Kashmiri Maharashtrian mother and a Punjabi father, began acting at the age of 13. During his school years, he actively participated in extracurricular activities such as dance and basketball. At 15, he joined Barry John Acting Studio, marking the start of his formal training. His passion for acting deepened after attending IIT Bombay’s Mood Indigo festival, leading him to pursue further opportunities in theater and performance.


Tahir Raj Bhasin holds a bachelor’s degree in Political Science from Hindu College, New Delhi, and a master’s degree in Global Media Communications from the University of Melbourne, Australia. These academic achievements underscore his diverse educational background.


Born on April 21, 1987, in New Delhi, India, Tahir Raj Bhasin is 37 years old as of 2024. His zodiac sign is Taurus, and he holds Indian nationality.

Physical Stats

Tahir Raj Bhasin stands approximately 5 feet 10 inches (178 cm) tall, with striking black eyes and hair that complement his charismatic presence. His distinctive features add to his appeal both on screen and as a model.


He is unmarried.


Tahir Raj Bhasin’s father served as an Indian Air Force pilot, and his mother worked with the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) and Aptech Computers. He has a younger brother, Tanvir Raj Bhasin, who is a pilot at Cathay Pacific.

Tahir Raj Bhasin with his Parents

Tahir Raj Bhasin with his Parents

Tahir Raj Bhasin with his Brother Tanvir Raj Bhasin

Tahir Raj Bhasin with his Brother Tanvir Raj Bhasin


Tahir Raj Bhasin made his mark in the entertainment industry with his debut role as ‘Karan (Walt) Rastogi’ in the film “Mardaani” in 2014, which earned him critical acclaim and the Best Actor in a Negative Role – Male award at the 21st Screen Awards. Since then, he has showcased his versatility in various roles across Bollywood, receiving recognition for his performances in films like “Force 2” (2016) and “’83” (2021), where he portrayed cricketer Sunil Gavaskar. With a multicultural background and a commitment to his craft, Bhasin continues to captivate audiences with his talent and dedication to his art.


Year Role Title
2022 Satyajeet a.k.a. Satya Looop Lapeta
2021 Sunil Gavaskar 83
2019 Derek D’Souza Chhichhore
2018 Shyam Manto
2016 Shiv Sharma/Rudra Pratap Singh Force 2
2013 Adult Ali Hashmi Kai Po Che!
2012 Bamby Kismat Love Paisa Dilli
TBA TBA Calling Karan †

Web Series

Year Role Title
2016 Nikhil Love Shots
2018 Rahul Trivedi Time Out
2019 Vivek Pyaar Actually (Real is Rare)
2022 Shankar Vats Ranjish Hi Sahi
Vikrant Singh Chauhan Yeh Kaali Kaali Ankhein
2023 Arjun Bhatia Sultan of Delhi

Awards and Nominations

Category Award Result
Best Supporting Actor Filmfare Awards Nominated
Best Actor In a Negative Role Screen Awards Won
Most Promising Newcomer (Male) Nominated
Superstar of Tomorrow – Male Stardust Awards Nominated
Best Performance in a Negative Role Star Guild Awards Nominated
Most Promising Debut – Male Nominated

Net Worth

His net worth is not known.

Favourites Things

TV Show American: Breaking Bad (2008)
Holiday Destination Prague
Director(s) Vishal Bhardwaj, Anurag Kashyap, Neeraj Pandey
Cuisine(s) Japanese, Italian, Lebanese
Actor(s) Abhay Deol, Amitabh Bachchan, Nawazuddin Siddiqui

Some Lesser Known Facts About Tahi Raj Bhasin

  • Tahir consumes alcohol occasionally.
  • He does not smoke cigarettes.
  • Tahir is an avid traveller, and he prefers going on solo trips. He once went on a month-long trip to Eastern Europe.
  • Tahir has also worked in some web series like Voot’s ‘Time Out’ (2017) and Netflix’s ‘Yeh Kaali kaali Ankhein’ (2022).
  • He also received praise for playing the role of cricketer Sunil Gavaskar in the biographical sports drama film ’83’ (2021).
  • In 2013, he attended the summer intensive acting and voice training program conducted by actor Naseeruddin Shah.
  • His work as ‘Shiv Sharma’ (Rudra Pratap Singh) in the film ‘Force 2’ (2016) was appreciated by the audience.
  • Tahir moved to Mumbai at the age of 23. There, he joined the Institute of Advanced Acting and Behavioural Studies for a year.
  • Although he made his debut in Bollywood as a villain in the 2014 film ‘Mardaani,’ he had acted in many other films before, including ‘Kismet Love Paisa Dilli’ (2012) and ‘Kai Po Che!’ (2013).
  • He joined Barry John Acting Studio when he was 15.
  • He performed in many dance events during his college days. He also joined a theatre group and performed in many plays.
  • During his college days, he got the opportunity to attend an acting workshop organized by Aamir Raza Husain, a well-known theatre actor and director.
  • After graduating from the Hindu College in New Delhi, Tahir worked with a leading national news production company, where he was involved in tasks like copywriting and hosting a college campus talk show.
  • While pursuing a master’s degree at the University of Melbourne in Australia, he worked as a coffee artist at a café. That’s where his love for coffee began.

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Body Measurements Not Known
Birth Place New Delhi, India
Children N/A
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Black
Height In CM 178 CM
Height In Meter 1.78 M
Nationality Indian
Parents Name not Known
Profession Actor, Model
Siblings Brother: Tanvir Raj Bhasin
Spous N/A
Weight Not Known
Zodiac Sign Taurus


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