Inder Kumar (26 August 1973 – 28 July 2017) was an Indian actor best known for playing supporting roles in Hindi films such as Wanted, Tumko Na Bhool Paayenge and Kahin Pyaar Na Ho Jaaye.
He made his debut with 1996 film Masoom. On 28th July 2017, Inder Kumar died after suffering a cardiac arrest at his residence in Four Bungalows neighborhood of Andheri in Mumbai around 12.30 am and he was officially announced dead by 2 am. He was cremated in Yari Road Cemetery around 6 pm.
Personal Life – He was born 26 August 1973 in Jaipuar as Inder Kumar Saraf. He had been married thrice, initially to Sonal Kariya (2003) with whom he has a daughter, Sonal had remarried and has another daughter with new husband.
He dated Isha Koppikar on and off for 11 years and on breakup with her when she married someone else, he married Kamaljeet Kaur (2009) on a rebound but soon split within 2 months due to irreconcilable differences. He then married Pallavi Sarraf with whom he has a daughter Khushi.
Career – He made his debut with 1996 film ‘Masoom’, featured in over 20 movies in a career lasting over twenty one years. He had a promising start in 1990s with several hits as supporting actor and second fiddle in several movies, such as Khiladiyon Ka Khiladi (1997), Kahin Pyaar Na Ho Jaaye (2000), Gaja Gamini (2000), Maa Tujhhe Salaam (2002), Tumko Na Bhool Paayenge (2002).
In 2009 he worked with superstar Salman Khan in ‘Wanted’. He also appeared in TV shows ‘Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi’ as Mihir Virani and ‘Fear Files’.
He went through hardship by 2004, suffered financial troubles, romantic breakups, depression and drug issues, when no one from the industry stood by him except Dolly Bindra.
Death – On 28th July 2017, Inder Kumar died after suffering a cardiac arrest at his residence in Four Bungalows neighborhood of Andheri in Mumbai around 12.30 am and he was officially announced dead by 2 am. He was cremated in Yari Road Cemetery around 6 pm.
Born – 26 August 1973Jaipur, Rajasthan, India
Death – 28th July 2017
Height – 5 ft 10 in. approx
Debut Movie – ‘Masoom’
TV Shows –
- Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi as Mihir Virani (2002)
- Fear Files (2013)
- Sonal Kariya (2003)
- Kamaljeet Kaur (2009-2009, 2 months)
- Pallavi Sarraf (?-2017)