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Prashant Raj

Birthday
09 Jan 1980 (Age 34)
Biography
Prashant Raj Sachdev (Born 9 January 1980) is a model and actor from Mumbai, who debuted in Ram Gopal Varma's remake of Ramesh Sippy's Sholay: Ram Gopal Varma Ki Aag.

His second film Toss is out August 28, 2009. It is also the debut vehicle for Roadies' Rannvijay Singh and co-stars Aarti Chhabria and Ashmit Patel

In Aag, he played the role of Raj, originally played by Amitabh Bachchan as Jai. The original name of the film was Ram Gopal Varma Ke Sholay, however, due to copyright concerns, the name had to be changed.

He has also been, with model Sahil Shroff, the only Indian team on the AXN Network's The Amazing Race Asia reality/adventure TV show.

Education:
Bombay Scottish School, Mumbai
Delhi Public School, R.K. Puram, New Delhi (Graduated batch of 1998)
Sri Venkateswara College, University of Delhi (Graduated batch of 2001)

Professional:
First ad campaign was for Benzer
Worked in Event Management with Percept D'Mark (PDM India), Showdiff

Milestones & Achievements:
2004 - First runner up in Grasim Mr. India
2005 - "Mr. Model of the Universe" 2005 in Quito, Ecuador
2007 - bollywood debut, chosen to play the role of Jai in Ram Gopal Varma Ke Sholay
Appeared in several Lakme India Fashion Week shows in Mumbai and Delhi
Sachdev, who is 5'10.5", has done ramp and print campaigns in India, Sri Lanka, and Ecuador.