Naagin 3 star Pearl V Puri, who plays the role of Mahir on the show, has become an absolute sweetheart to the industry and of course, who can deny his ever increasing female fan following! And for all the Mahir fans out there, who want to know everything there is to his handsome hunk, we have a few facts for you:
- Pearl’s mother gave him the name “Pearl.”
- His father was much against his decision of becoming an actor, but his mother always supported him. She even gifted him a car on his birthday. His father was so upset about his decision of becoming an actor leaving their family business that he didn’t talk to him for around 2 years.
- His favorite food items include sandwich, chocolate, Dal Chawal and Pani Puri, to name a few.
- His favorite actors are Amitabh Bacchan, SRK, Robert DowneyJr and Hrithik Roshan.
- He started his career as a model and featured in many commercials on the silver screen. Pearl has already worked for popular brands such as Maruti Ritz, Fair One Cream, Tata Docomo, Zen Mobile, Pizza Hut, Nestle Kit-Kat and many more.
- He rose to fame by playing the rock star “Abeer Malhotra” in Star Plus’ show Phir Bhi Na Maane…Badtameez Dil(2015). However, the show went off-air abruptly and after a huge public demand, it came back on Hotstar, and has gotten more than 3.5 million hits/day. Super impressive isn’t it!
His latest achievement for course, is playing Mahir on Naagin 3 and right from his acting skills to his dialogue delivery and from his good looks to his great chemistry with on-screen partner Bela, Pearl V Puri is going places and also winning hearts while he is at it!