is an Indian film, stage and television actor. He played the role of Prince Ajay Singh in India’s first TV serial, Hum Log. He has appeared in numerous Bollywood films and TV serials. He acted in the TV series Yes Boss which ran from 1999 to 2009. Presently running sitcom series Bhabiji Ghar Par Hain!, has him playing the role of Vibhuti Narayan Mishra.
Sheikh spent his childhood in Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh. He is married to Zeba Sheikh, with whom he has two children, daughter Maryam Nastasia and son Alyjah Iman.
He is associated with Indian People’s Theatre Association, Mumbai. He has acted in plays like Kabuliwala, Aakhri Shama, Simla Coffee House, Hum Deewane Hum Parwane, Ek Baar Phir and Aaall izz Well with Shuturmurgh. One of his popular plays is U-Turn co-starring Poonam Dhillon.
Sheikh started his career with Hum Log, India’s first daily television show.