Vikas Gupta is a well-known television personality in India. He is a television producer, host, and creative director. He is popular among Indians because he was a participant in the hit reality show Bigg Boss, the 11th season. Apart from this, he has also hosted and participated in several other shows which have been aired on MTV India.
Vikas Gupta Net Worth 2019
Being the creator of multiple television shows and participants of various reality shows, Vikas Gupta’s net worth is estimated to be somewhere around Rs 5 to 8 crores.
Vikas Gupta Biography
|Full Name||Vikas Gupta|
|Birth Date||7th May 1988|
|Birth Place||Dehradun, India|
|Height||1.83 m (6 ft)|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
|Brother||Siddharth Gupta (Actor)|
Vikas Gupta Education
Not much is known about Gupta’s schooling apart from the fact that he has spent a long time in his hometown in Dehradun. Gupta is known to have studied in the well-known university of Ahmedabad, Rai University.
Vikas Gupta Career
As mentioned earlier, Gupta is a well-known name in the television industry. His earlier days in the industry started out as a creative head of Balaji Telefilms, of Ekta Kapoor fame. Shows like Kyun Ki, Mahabharat, Kis Desh Mein Hai Meraa Dil, Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi, etc. were aired while he was the creative head. These shows had garnered a lot of fame and are still etched in the minds of the Indian television community. Following this, Gupta started his own production company, called Lost Boy Productions. With this production studio, Gupta had created several popular television series famous among today’s youth. Some of the shows which he created are Warrior High, Gumrah: End of Innocence, MTV Webbed, and V the Serial, etc. Following the success of these television shows, Gupta had become the programming head for MTV India, the youngest person to ever do so.
Even then, Gupta was not so well known among the Indian crowd, as he as in the television industry. The reason was that people had never seen him on screen. But all that changed after Gupta had taken part in the very popular reality show called Bigg Boss, in its 11th edition. Throughout the show’s season, Gupta had attracted the people’s attention due to his antics and was given the nickname “Mastermind” as a result. Eventually, Gupta ended up being second in the finale. Even then, Gupta had become a household name and was now known by everyone.
Following this, in the year 2018, Gupta had hosted the IIFA Buzz which streamed on Voot. After that, he went on to create Ace of Space, which aired on MTV India. Punchh Beat, a romantic series which aired on ALT Balaji on February 2019, and Yeh Ishq Nahi Aasaan, which aired on Dangal TV in May 2019, were also created by Gupta. After Bigg Boss, Gupta had also appeared as a participant in the 9th season of the famous reality show Khatron Ke Khiladi, which took place in Argentina.
Honours and Awards to Vikas Gupta
Gupta has received several awards for his stints in Bigg Boss and Ace of Space. He won the Style Icon Host award on the Winners of Worth Awards and was named the TV personality of the year on the Lions Golds Awards in 2018.