Date Of Birth: 1982-09-10, Occupation: Actor » Karan Mehra is an Indian television actor who is playing the protagonist in STAR Plus's long running TV serial Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai(YRKKH) since January 2009. He is playing the lead role of Naitik Singhania in YRKKH. Karan has done numerous ads for various banks and institutions. His last ad was the VIP ad with Bollywood actor Shahid Kapoor-Hotspot mobile store and 7UP.
Karan Mehra was born in Jalandar, Punjab, India and bought up in Delhi. Karan, before acting happened to him, was a fashion designer from National School of Fashion Technology (NIFT), Delhi. He has worked as a designer for four years in his hometown Noida. However, it was not all about auditions for Karan when he came to Mumbai. The actor took a detour before he finally faced the cameras. When he came to Mumbai, he started assisting renowned directors like Rajkumar Hirani and Ram Gopal Verma and worked as an assistant in four movies. He also did a small role in the Bollywood movie Saajan.