Facts you didn't know about handsome hunk Neil Nitin Mukesh
Neil is grandson of legendary singer Mukesh Kumar and son of Nitin Mukesh. Following the musical legacy of his family he also made his debut as a playback singer in the film Aa Dekhen Zara. Where the title song was sung by Neil and Sunaina. After brief roles as a child in Vijay (1988) and Jaisi Karni Waisi Bharnii (1989), Neil decided to venture into acting after graduating from HR College with a bachelor's degree in commerce.
Aa Dekhen Zara is Neil's debut film as a Hero. In Johnny Gaddaar he was a villain, which earned him a Filmfare Best Male Debut Award nomination. He subsequently earned critical acclaim for his performance in New York (2009) and Jail (2009); the former earned him a nomination for the Filmfare Best Supporting Actor Award. The actor was later noted for his performance in Lafangey Parindey (2010), 7 Khoon Maaf (2011) and David (2013). He debuted in Tamil cinema as the main antagonist in Kaththi (2014), for which he learned Tamil from scratch.