Arjun Rampal (born 26 November 1972) is an Indian film actor, producer, model and a television host. Through his career in Bollywood movies, he has established himself as a leading actor of Bollywood. He made his acting debut in the 2001 romance Pyaar Ishq Aur Mohabbat portraying the role of a model. Rampal was appreciated for his performance and received several awards for his work in the movie including a nomination for the Filmfare Award for Best Male Debut. He starred in the 2002 drama "Dil Hai Tumhara" as a rich business man and a faithful lover. He played a killer in the 2003 romance drama Dil Ka Rishta and received a lot of praise and critical acclaim in the 2004 action thriller Asambhav and in the 2005 mystery thriller Yakeen. Rampal got his breakthrough in Don (2006). He achieved further commercial success in films including Om Shanti Om (2007), Rock On !! (2008), Housefull (2010) and Ra One (2011) all which fetched him numerous awards.