Balvinder Singh Suri Wiki (New Sodhi), Sodhi’s Replacement in TMKOC: Who is Balvinder Singh Suri?

After Neha Mehta and Disha Vakani, Gurucharan Singh Sodhi, also known as “Roshan Singh Sodhi” has called it quits. After being the part of the show for almost 12 years (barring few months in 2013-14), the actor was nowhere seen in the shootings post lockdown.

Sodhi is likely to be replaced by Balvinder Singh Suri, another fellow actor and a renowned name in the television industry. Here’s looking as to exactly who is Balvinder Singh Suri, his work in television and films, personal life, etc.

Balvinder Singh Suri’s Work in Television and Filmography

Balvinder Singh Suri started his career alongside Shah Rukh Khan in 1997 blockbuster Dil Toh Pagal Hai. He can also be seen dancing in the background with a red turban.

Thereafter, Balvinder bagged good work in the television industry. The following are the roles bagged by Balvinder as an actor or as a director.

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Balvinder Singh in Television/FilmsRole – Actor/Director
Dil Toh Pagal Hai – FilmActor, Shah Rukh’s friend
Speak No Evil – FilmCreative Director
Khichdi (2018) – TelevisionActor
Badi Dooooor Se Aaye Hain – TelevisionActor and Creative Director
Partners – TelevisionCreative Director
Saat Pheron Ki Hera Pheri – TelevisionActor
My Name Ijj Lakhan – TelevisionCreative Director
Akbar Ka Bal Birbal – TelevisionCreative Director / Script Supervisor
Sajjan Re Jhoot mat Bolo – TelevisionCreative Director
Double Trouble – Theatre PlayActor cum Creative Director
Marriages Were Made In Heaven – Theatre PlayCreative Director
3 Cheers – Theatre PlayCreative Director and Actor
Trust Me Darling – Theatre PlayCreative Director cum Actor
Get Rid Of My Wife – Theatre PlayActor
Republic Day Ad (Reliance Petroleum)Actor

Balvinder has claimed himself as the part of the show “Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah”. Although, it is not known what role is carried out by Balvinder in TMKOC. On completion of 2700 episodes of TMKOC, Balvinder was seen celebrating with show producer Asit Modi. On celebrating, he said, “Proud to be a part of this family”. In August 2020, he reportedly replaced Gurucharan Singh Sodhi to bag the role of “Roshan Singh Sodhi”.

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Balvinder Singh Suri Personal Life

Balvinder is born and brought up in Mumbai, Maharashtra. His age is somewhere around 45-46 years. He is married and also has a son. Not further has been known about his family.

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Balvinder Singh Suri Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook

Actor cum Creative Director Balvinder Singh Suri is on all the social media where he can be followed. He is not much active on Twitter and facebook. He regularly updates on Instagram. His social media handles are:


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