Darsheel Safary is an Indian actor who works both on film and television. In 2007, he made his Bollywood debut with the film Taare Zameen Par. His performance in the movie was acclaimed, winning him the Filmfare Critics Award for Best Actor. He was also nominated for the Filmfare Award for Best Actor. In the 2010s, he had performances in the feature films Bumm Bumm Bole, Zokkomon, and Midnight’s Children. During this period, he has also appeared on television. He first guest-starred in Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah. In 2012, he was a contestant in the reality series Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 5.