(born 7 January 1974 in New Delhi
) is an Indian
actor, known largely for his roles on television.
His father is a known artist, Vishwa Mohan Badola
. He has 2 sisters — Alka (elder) who is married and has appeared in KumKum
, and Kalindi (elder), who is a radio jockey.
He did his schooling from Sardar Patel Vidyalaya
in New Delhi
. Badola spent his childhood in Ahmedabad
. After completing college, he started work to fulfil his ambition to become an actor.
After a period of struggle, he got a call from Balaji Telefilms
(his and Balaji's first superhit show on Zee TV
).Today he is known as one of the finest and most consistent actors who has handled difficult roles with much ease and portrayed them beautifully. He is now a popular singer and dancer as well, having shown his talents in various reality shows on television.
He also worked with Tigmanshu Dhulia
as Assistant Director and costume arranger in his early days. Even today, he writes script for his show - Aek Chabhi Hai Padoss Mein
and even directs it. He has also written dialogues for Aek Chabhi Hai Padoss Mein
and Astitva...Ek Prem Kahani
He is also a huge cricket fan and has voluntarily played and won many charity cricket matches organised by the Indian Telly Academy
He has been an integral part of the Star Parivar Awards
and has performed in them many times. He won the best actor award for Astitva...Ek Prem Kahani
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