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Who is Armaan Kohli?

Armaan Kohli, born 23 March 1972, is an Indian actor. He is the son of film director Rajkumar Kohli and actress Nishi.

He was arrested by NCB in a drugs case on 29 August 2021.

Armaan Kohli sent to 14-day judicial custody in drug case

After getting arrested in a drug case, Armaan Kohli has now been sent to 14-day judicial custody by a Mumbai court. However, the actor moved a bail plea before the court soon after being remanded to judicial custody.

Armaan Kohli was placed under arrest on August 28 after being questioned by the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB), who recovered drugs from his house during a raid in Juhu. He was produced before the court at the end of his NCB custody on Wednesday (September 1). Earlier, the NCB had told the court that it had seized more than one gram of cocaine from Armaan’s house during a raid.

The court sent the 49-year-old actor to jail under judicial custody as no further remand was sought by the apex drug law enforcement agency. NCB had told the court that there was evidence to suggest that Kohli was associated with an international drug syndicate. Ajay Raju Singh, an alleged drug peddler who was arrested by the NCB along with the actor, was also sent to 14-day judicial custody by the court.

Armaan Kohli has participated in the reality show Bigg Boss. He has also appeared in films like Jaani Dushman and Prem Ratan Dhan Payo, among others.

Armaan Kohli Wiki, Biography

Armaan Kohli Biography, Lifestyle

Kohli was born to film director Rajkumar Kohli and actress Nishi. He studied at Our Lady of Perpetual Succour High School in Chembur until he dropped out in Class IX. Kohli appeared as a child artist in two films directed by his father: Badle Ki Aag (1982) and Raaj Tilak (1984).

Real Name/Full NameArmaan Kohli
ProfessionActor
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters-183 cm
in meters-1.83 m
in feet inches-6’ 0”
Weight (approx.)in kilograms-85 kg
in pounds-187 lbs
Body Measurements (approx.)– Chest: 46 inches
– Waist: 34 inches
– Biceps: 16 inches
Eye ColourDark Brown
Hair ColourBlack
Personal Life
Date of Birth23 March 1972
Age (as in 2018)46 Years
Birth PlaceMumbai, Maharashtra, India
Zodiac sign/Sun signAries
NationalityIndian
HometownMumbai, Maharashtra, India
SchoolOur Lady of Perpetual Succour High School, Chembur, Mumbai
CollegeNot Known
Education QualificationNot Known
DebutFilm: Badle Ki Aag (as a child artist, 1982), Virodhi (as actor, 1992)
TV: Bigg Boss Season 7 (as a contestant, 2013), Tumhari Paakhi (as an actor)
FamilyFather– Rajkumar Kohli (Film director)
Mother– Nishi Kohli (Actress)   Brother– Not Known
Sister– Gogi Kohli
ReligionHinduism
HobbiesNot Known
Controversies• In 2002, he was arrested in a hit-and-run case for hitting a bike rider with his car in Mumbai.   • In 1992, he got the lead role in the Bollywood film ‘Deewana’, but due to his short-tempered
nature, he rejects the film which was later replaced by Shah Rukh Khan and the film became a Blockbuster. • In 2008, actress Dolly Bindra filed a complaint against him in Mauritius on behalf of his ex-girlfriend Moon Banerjee after he was abused physically. • In 2013, he was arrested by the Lonavla Police for alleged physical abuse with his co-participant, Sofia Hayat during the show ‘Bigg Boss’ Season 7. • On 3 June 2018, Armaan had an argument with his girlfriend Neeru Randhawa over financial issues at their residence in Santacruz. During the argument, he allegedly assaulted her by pulling her hair, banging her head, after which she fell from the stairs. On 4 June, Neeru filed a complaint against him at the Santacruz police station. Armaan initially tried to hide in order to avoid arrest and kept changing his location and SIM card. On 13 June 2018, when he reached a shop in Lonavala to get a new SIM card, a citizen identified him and immediately informed the police, and within few hours, the police arrested him. In order to avoid the legal battles, Neeru withdrew her complaint, but Armaan’s bail plea was rejected by the court after which he remained in custody till 26 June.
Girls, Affairs and More
Marital StatusUnmarried
Affairs/GirlfriendsAyesha Jhulka (Actress)   Moon Banerjee
Munmun Dutta (Actress) Tanya Singh (Ex-fiancee)
Tanishaa Mukerji (Actress) Neeru Randhawa (Model, Fashion Stylist)
Wife/SpouseN/A
ChildrenSon– None
Daughter– None

Armaan Kohli Career

Armaan Kohli made his debut as a leading actor in his father’s 1992 film Virodhi. He was set to star in Deewana opposite the late actress Divya Bharti but walked out of the film after completing the first shooting schedule, and later Shah Rukh Khan was penciled in as his replacement, and Deewana became a blockbuster. Kohli was also considered for the lead role for Baazigar, but that role too eventually went to Shah Rukh Khan. Similarly, he opted out of Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge and his role was eventually played by Parmeet Sethi.

Armaan Kohli starred in several other films in the 1990s including Dushman Zamana (1992), Anaam (1993), and Aulad Ke Dushman which failed at the box office. His father tried to revive his career with the 1997 film Qahar (1997) where he co-starred with Sunny Deol and Sunil Shetty, which was a commercial failure.

After a five-year hiatus, he returned with the multi-starrer Jaani Dushman: Ek Anokhi Kahani which also failed to do well. In this film, he was reintroduced with a new name ‘Munish Kohli’, and carried on with this name in subsequent films.

In September 2013, he joined the reality television series Bigg Boss 7 as a contestant. On 16 December 2013, Kohli was arrested for alleged physical abuse with his co-participant, Sofia Hayat during the show. He was released on bail next day.

Kohli made another comeback to Bollywood after 12 years, playing a negative role in the Rajshri Productions Salman Khan starrer Prem Ratan Dhan Payo which was released on 12 November 2015.

Some Interesting Facts About Armaan Kohli

  • Does Armaan Kohli smoke?: Yes
  • Does Armaan Kohli drink alcohol?: Yes
  • Armaan is the son of famous film director Rajkumar Kohli.
  • He made his first on-screen appearance as a child artist in 1982 in the Bollywood film ‘Badle Ki Aag’ as Young Lakhan.
  • He is a very short-tempered person due to which he faced lots of problems in their career.
  • In 2002, he changed his name from Armaan Kohli to Munish Kohli for the film ‘Jaani Dushman: Ek Anokhi Kahani’, but still, this film does not work and he again come back to his name Armaan Kohli.
  • In 2013, he participated in the Salman Khan‘s popular reality show ‘Bigg Boss’ Season 7.
  • After 12 years of the acting career break, he made a comeback with the Bollywood film ‘Prem Ratan Dhan Payo’ (2015), starring Salman Khan.

Who is Armaan Kohli?

Armaan Kohli, born 23 March 1972, is an Indian actor. He is the son of film director Rajkumar Kohli and actress Nishi.

Why was Armaan Kohli arrested?

He was arrested by NCB in a drugs case on 29 August 2021.

What is Armaan Kohli net worth?

Armaan Kohli has a whooping net worth of $15 Million.

 

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