Aparshakti Khurana is an actor, radio jockey, comedian, singer and television host and a former Indian cricketer who was the captain of Haryana U-19 Cricket Team. Khurrana’s first Bollywood project came with the sports biopic Dangal (2016), which emerged as one of the highest-grossing Indian films of all time and earned him several recognitions. He subsequently played supporting roles in several other commercially successful films such as Badrinath Ki Dulhania (2017), Stree (2018), Luka Chuppi (2019) and Pati Patni Aur Woh (2019). In 2021, he acted in Helmet, his first film as a solo lead.