Neil Nitin Mukesh Chand Mathur better known as Neil Nitin Mukesh is an Indian actor who appears in Hindi language films. . He decided to take up a career in acting. He belongs to the family of singers and thus love singing but acting is his passion. He has attended a four-month workshop at Kishore Namit Kapoor’s acting institute and received training from actor Anupam Kher. Neil is not only an actor but also a social worker. In the year 2009, he has started an NGO to support needy women by providing them with food, shelter and vocational training to support themselves. This charitable project was named for his grandmother, Saral Devi. In 2012, he has joined with Volkswagen in support of an environmental campaign called “Think Blue”, an initiative increasing awareness of water scarcity and other pressing ecological issues. FAMILY : Neil Nitin Mukesh was born into a Punjabi family to Nishi Mukesh and Nitin Mukesh, who is a Bollywood playback singer. He is the grandson of veteran singer Mukesh Chand Mathur. Neil was named by Lata Mangeshkar for astronaut Neil Armstrong.
STUDY : Neil was educated at Greenlawns High School and HR College in Mumbai,.
CAREER : Neil Nitin Mukesh has started his carrer as a child artist with the films Vijay and Jaisi Karni Waisi Bharnii. After completing his education, he debuted as an adult in 2007 movie Johnny Gaddaar.
Even though the film failed at the box office, the actor has gained much recognition. Later, he was seen in science-fiction thriller Aa Dekhen Zara co-starring Bipasha Basu in 2009. Nitin next appeared in an action-drama New York. His performance was praised by critics, earning him a Best Supporting Actor nomination at the 55th Filmfare Awards.
His first 2013 film was Bejoy Nambiar’s action-drama David followed by Shortcut Romeo, where he played the lead role. He was seen playing the role of Salman Khan’s brother in Prem Ratan Dhan Paayo.