Punit Pathak Wiki, Age, Height, Girlfriend, Movies, Biography & More
Punit Pathak is an Indian Choreographer, Dancer, Film Actor & TV Personality.
Star Plus is back with the fourth season of Dance Plus. Judged by Remo D’Souza, the dance reality series has ace dancers Shakti Mohan, Dharmesh, and Punit J Pathak as mentors.
Punit, who was announced as one of the finalists of Khatron Ke Khiladi, recently interacted with the media about Dance Plus. He also spoke about his journey from being a contestant to a judge and mentor.
Sharing what’s new in this season of Dance Plus, Punit, in an exclusive chat with said. “While we are the same, the talent brings in a lot of newness and freshness. This season, the contestants are more finished and prepared. And their skills and passion amaze us completely. It’s thus a big responsibility now as mentors, to polish them further.”
Talking about his journey the 30-year-old said, “If you look at it visually, the journey from the stage to the judges’ table is only about 15-20 steps. But it takes a lot of hard work to reach there. I am one of the lucky few, who manage to make that progress. I am also thankful to the people who thought I was capable of judging and mentoring young dancers. I have judged Dance India Dance, a reality show, that which I participated. So it’s a big achievement for me.”
With the rise of reality shows on television, contestants no more get the same amount of success and recognition that the earlier ones got. Sharing his input on the same, the choreographer said, “Yes, there are many reality shows currently and too many contestants. But the ones, who are good, will definitely get noticed. Also, the competition helps bring out the best of the talents. And this is why I say Dance Plus is the best dancing reality show for us, as mentors, put in so much effort to make them the best dancers.”
Punit further shared a heartwarming story of how his family has been a constant support to him. “I would always be thankful to my mother and brother for supporting me so much. My younger brother Nishit also wanted to dance but he chose to sacrifice his dreams so that I could move ahead. And he fulfilled my father’s dreams of taking charge of the family business. He pushed me ahead and now he is also my business partner. He also took off the burden from my head by getting married earlier (laughs). So, yes, the tagline of our show ‘Sapne Sirf Apne Nahi hot is completely true,” he said.
Further, talking about his stint with acting, the ABCD actor said, “I love acting. I think anything that’s creative gives me a high. Also, I enjoy choreography. So someday, I hope I can utilize my love and passion to become a director. That’s my ultimate dream.”
Choreographer-actor Punit J Pathak married his longtime girlfriend Nidhi Moony Singh on Friday. The wedding took place in Lonavala in the presence of family members and close friends. Among those who attended the ceremony included Bharti Singh, Haarsh Limbachiyaa, and Yashaswini Dayama.
Love is one of the most beautiful feelings that a person experiences in their life. A phase when two souls connect and you feel butterflies in your stomach. What could be better than stepping onto the next phase of your relationship and making it official with an engagement or Roka? As it is rightly said, love finds its way, and celebrations wait for none. After Rana Daggubati and Miheeka Bajaj, Prachi Tehlan and Rohit Saroha, Manish Raisinghan And Sangeeta Chauhan, Ankur Rathee and Anuja Joshi, choreographer, Punit J Pathak make his relationship official and steps into the next phase with the love of his life, Nidhi Moony Singh.
Punit J Pathak had dreamt of becoming a cricketer or a filmmaker but during his college days, he had developed a passion for dancing. But Punit’s father was against his decision of pursuing dance and had wanted him to manage the family business. When his younger brother took the responsibilities of the family business, Punit kicked off his dancing career with the dance reality show, Dance India Dance 2 and became the second runner-up. Since then, there has been no looking back for the choreographer as once a contestant had gone on to become the mentor on the same show. Punit is also a part of movies like ABCD: Any Body Can Dance, Nawabzaade, Street Dancer, and had won the ninth season of Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi.
On August 26, 2020, Punit J Pathak made his relationship with Nidhi Moony Singh official and announced his engagement on social media. The choreographer-actor exchanged rings with his Potter head ladylove in a private ceremony. For the engagement ceremony, while Punit looked dapper in a cream-colored kurta which he teamed with a floral jacket, Nidhi looked resplendent in a yellow-colored saree and a red dupatta to accentuate it.
On July 31, 2020, to mark Nidhi Moony Singh’s birthday, Punit J Pathak posted a gorgeous black-and-white picture of his girlfriend. He had captioned it with a heartfelt note, celebrating his ‘lobster’ and the same could be read as “Happy birthday @nidhimoonysingh! Celebrating this day to celebrate YOU! you that made us - the US ... celebrating this day to make you feel you are special, special in a way that I wanna celebrate you every day!! May you be happy all the way with all your dreams coming true.
In 2019 too, Punit J Pathak had penned a heartfelt birthday message for Nidhi Moony Singh and thanked her for being that person in his life, with whom he can share everything and anything. Punit had written, “Birthdays are Spl when the person is Spl. @nidhimoonysingh You have changed me as a person in many ways. You are the highs to my lows, you are the smiles to my sorrows. Thank you for being the person with whom I can share everything and anything. Emotions come and go but what stays is the imprint. Thanks for imprinting on me! My love for you is immense but more than that is the respect that I have for you!!! Happy birthday to the beauty inside you, happy birthday to the soul inside you, happy birthday to the heart inside you, happy birthday to the madness inside you ... happy birthday to the whole you!”
In a 2018 interview with Indianexpress.com, Punit J Pathak shared how his younger brother and mother have been a constant support in his journey. Revealing what his ultimate dream is, Punit had said, “I would always be thankful to my mother and brother for supporting me so much. My younger brother Nishit also wanted to dance but he chose to sacrifice his dreams so that I could move ahead. And he fulfilled my father’s dreams of taking charge of the family business. He pushed me ahead and now he is also my business partner. He also took off the burden from my head by getting married earlier (laughs). So, yes, the tagline of our show ‘Sapne Sirf Apne Nahi hot is completely true. I love acting. I think anything that’s creative gives me a high. Also, I enjoy choreography. So someday, I hope I can utilize my love and passion to become a director. That’s my ultimate dream.”
Ever since Jasmin Bhasin and Punit Pathak appeared in Khatron Ke Khiladi, they have been romantically linked to each other time and again. Relationships and wedding rumors are bound to speculate about those in the limelight, and like most other celebrities, Dil Se Dil Tak actress Jasmin Bhasin also could not escape these rumors. The actress was earlier said to be close to her Dil Se Dil Tak costar, Sidharth Shukla. However, their relationship rumors did not gain any mileage. Now, it is being said that Jasmin is reportedly in a relationship with her Khatron Ke Khiladi co-contestant, Punit Pathak.
In a live chat with Pinkvilla, a fan happened to ask Jasmin Bhasin about her rumored relationship with Punit Pathak, to which she laughed and said, "Listen, guys, thank you for so much love that every male friend you see and pair me up with. Punit and I look good with each other, but the fact is that I look good with everyone. I am young and I am single. You can pair me up with anybody, but that's not a nice thing to do. I should also be comfortable to make male friends."
The actress further stated that she will let everyone know when she is dating somebody but she requested her fans to spare her for now. "'When I will date someone, and we become a couple, I will let you all know about it. But, stop making me uncomfortable with my male pals. Please spare me. They are all my friends," said Jasmin.
As we mentioned above, Jasmin was earlier linked to Sidharth Shukla. Talking about her linkup rumors with him, she had earlier said, "I am not in a relationship with anybody as of now. I have always planned my life and I don't intend to concentrate on anything except work for the next couple of years. Juggling too many things can disturb the balance and throw your personal or professional life off track."
The Telly world is going to witness another wedding after Aditya Narayan's marriage. And the bridegroom is none other than Punit J Pathak. Yes, Punit is all set to tie the knot with fiancee Nidhi Moony Singh. In August, Punit took everyone by a sweet surprise as he got engaged to his longtime girlfriend Nidhi in a private ceremony. Now, the couple is prepped up to take their relationship to the next level by getting married
Yesterday, Punit took to his social media handle to drop another surprise. He announced his wedding date in the sweetest way possible. Punit shared a 'loving' post on Instagram and reveal that he and Nidhi will exchange wedding vows on December 11, 2020. Yes, it means only two days from now. Punit shared a picture of their D-date scribbled on a surface, and expressed, 'A date that will be with us forever! A date that will change us forever! 11/12/2020 is the beginning of a new chapter! A chapter with beautiful stories of you, me, and HUM!' The soon-to-be bride also seemed pretty excited with only some hours left for their 'big day.'
Punit and Nidhi recently attended good friend Aditya Narayan's wedding reception. They hared some awe-inspiring posts from them. On the professional front, Punit emerged as the winner of Khatron Ke Khiladi 9. He has also been a part of many movies like ABCD, Nawabzaade, and more. He was last seen in Street Dancer 3D, starring Varun Dhawan and Shraddha Kapoor. Well, we can't wait to see another wedding in Tinselville in 2020.
Punit Pathak is an Indian Choreographer, Dancer, Film Actor & TV Personality who is also known for his work in Bollywood. Punit was the 2nd runner-up of Zee television’s dance reality show Dance India Dance’s season 2. During his college days, Pathak developed an interest in dancing.
Punit Pathak has a healthy physique and he is 5 feet 12 inches (183 cm) tall. Describing more about body fitness his weight is around 70 Kg (154 lbs). Punit Pathakalways keeps himself fit and he is very health Conscious. His chest measurement is 38 Inches, Waist is approx. 32 Inches & biceps measurement is 14 Inches. He has a nice hairstyle and got black hair and Black Eyes.
His father’s name is Jayesh Pathak, and his mother’s name is Vijaya Pathak. In Punit’s family, Punit has one younger brother named Nitish Pathak. There is not much information available about Punit Pathak’s family. Punit got engaged to his long-time girlfriend Nidhi Moony Singh on 26 August 2020 and got married on 11 December 2020.
Pathak participated in the dance reality show Dance India Dance (season 2), which aired on Zee TV. In the year 2013, Punit debuted as an actor in the 3D dance-based Hindi film ABCD: Any Body Can Dance co-starring Dharmesh Yelande, Prabhu Deva, and Salman Yusuff Khan Later, Punit has worked in the dance reality show Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa as a choreographer. Punit has judged Dance India Dance (season 5) on Zee TV. In the year 2015, Punit Pathak starred in the dance film, Disney’s ABCD 2, which was released on 19 June 2015, directed by Remo D’Souza and co-starring Varun Dhawan, Shraddha Kapoor, Prabhu Deva, and Raghav Juyal. Next, Pathak is the mentor of the dance reality show Dance Plus (season 2), and Dance Plus (season 3).
Punit was also a choreographer in Dance Champions. In the year 2018, Pathak acted in the romantic comedy movie Nawabzaade, which was released on 27th July 2018, directed by Jayesh Pradhan and produced by Lizelle D’Souza, Matur K. Barot, co-starring Raghav Juyal, Isha Rikhi, and Dharmesh Yelande. In the year 2019, the actor joined Colors television stunt reality show Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi 9 and emerged as the winner. His team played in Isha Ambani's sangeet ceremony. In the same year, Pathak was the mentor of the dance reality show Dance Plus (season 5). Punit had also done the choreography of the IPL Finale in the same year. Punit later was a guest in Khatra Khatra Khatra.
In the year 2020, Pathak performed in the dance movie Street Dancer 3D which was released on 24th January 2020, directed by Remo D’Souza and produced by Lizelle D’Souza, Bhushan Kumar, Krishan Kumar, and Divya Khosla Kumar, co-starring Varun Dhawan, Shraddha Kapoor, Prabhu Deva, Nora Fatehi, and Raghav Juyal.
|Real Name||Punit Pathak|
|Full Name||Punit J. Pathak|
|Profession||Choreographer, Dancer, Actor|
|Debut||Film-ABCD: Any Body Can Dance, In the year 2013
Film (Choreographer)- F.A.L.T.U., In the year 2011
TV-Dance India Dance 2, In the year 2009
|Language Known||Hindi & English|
|Date Of Birth||1 November 1987|
|Age (as of 2021)||33 Years|
|Birthplace||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|Hometown||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|Star Sign/ Zodiac Sign||Scorpio|
|Height in Centimeters||183 cm|
|Height in Meters||1.83 m|
|Height in Feet & Inches||5′ 12″|
|Weight in Kilograms||70 kg|
|Weight in Pounds||154 lbs|
|Body Measurement (approx.)||Chest-38
|Affairs/Girlfriends||Nidhi Moony Singh|
|Wife||Nidhi Moony Singh|
|Engagement Date||26 August 2020|
|Marriage Date||11 December 2020|
|School||Bombay Cambridge School, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|College/University||St. Xavier College, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|Dancer||Michael Jackson, Wade Robson|
|Hobbies||Dancing, Playing Cricket|
|Color||White, Grey, Blue, Black|
|Car Collection||Not Known|
|Holiday Destination||Goa, London, Switzerland|
|Salary (approx.)||INR 2 Lakhs/Episode|
|Net Worth (approx.)||$10 Million|