The handsome hunk Pulkit Samrat has turned a year older today. Born on December 29, 1983 he belongs to a large Hindu joint family in Shalimar Bagh, Delhi. Pulkit’s family has a real estate business. While doing an advertising course at Apeejay Institute of Design, Delhi, the 32-year-old star received a modelling assignment. That’s when the ‘Sanam Re’ flick star decided to quit studies and moved to Mumbai and joined the acting course run by Kishore Namit Kapoor. Also Read - Bhoot Police VS Liger Box Office Clash: Saif Ali Khan And Vijay Deverakonda Are Set To Rule Theatre This September

It was in the year 2005 when Pulkit shifted to Mumbai. In the year 2006 he made his entry in the showbiz industry by first appearing in the popular TV show Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi. He played the character Lakshya Virani. This role definitely helped him gain fame. He even won several awards for this amazing character. (ALSO READ: Sanam Re title song: Yami Gautam & Pulkit Samrat are head over heels in love in this romantic song by Arijit Singh) Also Read - Suswagatam Khushaamadeed: Isabelle Kaif, Katrina Kaif’s Sister, To Make Bollywood Debut Opposite Pulkit Samrat

Pulkit made his film debut with ‘Bittoo Boss’ directed by Supavitra Babul. This comedy film was released in the year 2012 but sadly that did not help him to come in the limelight. But his second film ‘Fukrey’ produced by Farhan Akhtar and Ritesh Sidhwani did work well for him. The other films that he has worked until now are ‘Jai Ho’, ‘O Teri’ and ‘Dolly Ki Doli’. The actor will soon be seen in Divya Khosla Kumar’s ‘Sanam Re’. Yami Gautam is paired opposite him in this upcoming emotional love drama story. (ALSO READ: Sanam Re trailer OUT: Pulkit Samrat and Yami Gautam starrer is an emotional love story) Also Read - Did You Notice a Device Hanging Around Congress MP Shashi Tharoor's Neck? It is Your Wearable Air Purifier 24/7

Pulkit tied knot with Salman Khan’s rakhi-sister Shweta Rohira on November 3, 2014. But since last month (November) it is heard that there is issues going on between the couple. We hope it gets sorted soon and we wish the handsome hunk a very Happy Birthday and also wish him luck for his upcoming flick ‘Sanam Re’. (ALSO READ: Confirmed! Pulkit Samrat and Shweta Rohira, Salman Khan’s sister, leading separate lives)