Sachin Parikh is a Mumbai, India based actor. He is a well-known name in films, television, theatre as well as modelling world. His career is as impressive as his long standing journey as an actor par excellence!
In films: Sachin made a promising debut with director Ammtoje Maan’s Kaafila starring Sunny Deol, Sudesh Berry, Ammtoje Maan, Sana, Sambhavna Sheth. He has also acted in films like director R. Balki’s Paa starring Amitabh Bachchan, Vidya Balan and Abhishek Bachchan, director Pradeep Sarkar’s Laaga Chunari Mein Daag starring Jaya Bachchan, Hema Malini, Abhishek Bachchan, Rani Mukherjee, Konkona Sen Sharma, Anupam Kher, Tinnu Anand, director Madhur Bhandarkar’s Dil Toh Baccha Hai Ji starring ajay Devgn, Emraan Hashmi, Omi Vaidya, Shazahn Padamsee, Shruti Haasan among others.
In television serials: Being a Gujarati actor, Sachin had started off his successful televison journey playing lead protagonist in So Dahada Sasuna (produced by Mehul Kumar), which ran for over 1,000 episodes and created history in itself. That was 2004 to 2007 and since then, Sachin has moved many steps up in his journey as a pan-Indian actor!
In Hindi TV arena, Sachin has played lead roles in serials like Jahan Pe Basera Ho on Star Plus, Kaali Ek Agnipariksha on Star plus, Don’t Worry Chachu on SAB TV, Powder on Sony TV, Star One Horror Nights on Star One, Pardes Mein Mila Koi Apna Sa on NDTV Imagine, Na Bole Tum Na Maine Kuch Kaha on Colors, etc. He will be soon seen in another memorable role in a serial to be telecast on a leading satellite channel.
In TVCs and corporate films: Sachin has done commercials and corporate films like Quaker Oats, Johnson & Johnson, LIC of India, Sharekhan.com, Maruti Omni, Tata Sky, Business Standard, Standard Electricals, Reliance Life Insurance, Nestle Munch, Big Bazaar, Emami Hair Colour, Dabur Red Toothpaste, Crompton Greaves, Ankur Oil, Saffola Cooking Oil, Jet Airways, Glucon-D, Harrison Locks, Sree Gold Dhall, VBJ Diamonds and many more.
In theatres: Sachin has played leading characters in Gujarati stage plays such as Masala Mami, Saiyer tu aave to janu, Prem Karo Bhai Prem Karo, Dikro To Vahu Ni Thapan Kahevay, To Karo Shri Ganesh, Aapna J Ghar Ma NO ENTRY, Kanji V/S Kanji among others.
Sachin has also to his credit two Hindi plays as a prodcuer and co-producer like Saath Rahega Always starrnig Padmini Kolhapure, Mahesh Thakur and Tina Parakh and Rishto Ka Live Telecast starring Reema Lagoo, Aanjjan Srivastav, Veebha Anand, Prarthana Behre and others.
Awards and Achievements
Dadasaheb Phalke film foundation awards for contribution as the best actor in Gujarati TV and Theatre – (2017)
Transmedia award for best actor in TV Show Jhakal bhina sapna – (2007)
Best glamorous Gujarati face in advertising by tihai – Ahmedabad – (2015).
# Sachin Parikh has played important characters in various films. Here is a glimpse of some of the films!
Gaurav’s Brother in Law
Ishq Forever (2016)
Na Bole Tum Na Maine Kuch Kaha (TV Series) (2012)
Dil Toh Baccha Hai Ji (2011)
Paa (2009) ,
Laaga Chunari Mein Daag: Journey of a Woman
Sales Supervisor ,
Kaafila (2007) Gujarati
The most beautiful hands in Delhi” (Swedish tele series) and that is been directed by a famous swedish oscar nominated director” – Hannes Holmes
Character name: Vivek Malhotra (india’s delhi based business tycoon).
Stage on stage
As a theatre actor, Sachin has played some were interesting roles in Gujarati theatre. His plays are as follows:
Masala Mami (with Sarita joshi)
Saiyar Tu Aave To Jaanu (with Ketaki dave )
Prem Karo Bhai Prem Karo (with Dinesh hingu)
Dikro To Vahu Ni Thapan Kahevay (with Kritika desai)
To Karo Shri Ganesh (with Ragini)
Aapna J Ghar Ma NO ENTRY (with Dinesh hingu)
Kanji V/S Kanji (with Tiku talsania)
Sath rahega always (with Padmini kolapure)
Rishto ka live telecast (with Reema lagu and Anjan shrivastv)
Ham Do Hamare woh (with Anup soni and Smita bansal)
Deal wali dulaniya (directed)
Tota maina ki kahani ( with Himani shivpuri and Mahesh thakur)
Sachin is a household name as he has played many interesting and memorable roles in popular Hindi daily soaps. Have look on stills from some of his serials…
Ek deewana tha – Sony TV
Dil se dil tak – Colors TV
Na bole tum na maine kuch kaha – Colors TV
Kaali Ek Agnipariksha – Star plus
Jahan Pe Basera Ho – Star Plus
Don’t worry chachu – Sub TV
Pardes me mila koi apana – NDTV
Yeh rishta kya kehlata hai – Star plus
Is pyar ko kya naam doon – Star plus
So dahda sasuna (Main lead 1000 episode)
Jahkal bhina sapna (Main lead 550 episode)