Asim Riaz is one of the well-known names in the Indian household as the contestant of Bigg Boss 13 and also the first runner up. His journey began from there and then be became the actor and the model. The young artist has garnered a huge fan following in no time and is ruling over the hearts of many.
During an Instagram live on his birthday July 13, he revealed that he was a struggler in Mumbai. He went through economic hardships before entering the popular reality show and was often forced to walk to auditions. As reported by The Times of India he said, “I have been through a lot of mess in my life, but I used to feel ho jayega kuch na kuch (something or the other will work out). I didn’t even have the money to hire a taxi to go for an audition. I had the option to walk or go back home, and I would walk.”
Asim did several advertisements and also played a minor role in David Dhawan’s Main Tera Hero, before he entered in superhit reality TV show Bigg Boss 13. He became one of the most popular contestants of the season and made news for his controversial fights with television actor and Bigg Boss 13 winner Sidharth Shukla as well as romantic moments with actor Himanshi Khurana.
Asim has been bombarded with many offers after Bigg Boss 13. He starred in the music video of Mere Angne Mein 2.0 opposite Bollywood actress Jacqueline Fernandez. He has also announced collaborations with record producer DJ Snake as well as rapper Bohemia.
With his lady-love Himanshi, Asim has starred in two music videos so far – Kalla Sohna Nai and Khyaal Rakhya Kar. He will soon feature with her in another music video for an Arijit Singh song, he revealed during his Instagram live on Monday.
Social media was flooded with the best birthday wishes for him. On his special day, his girlfriend Himanshi too sent him some birthday love. She shared a picture of him on Twitter and wrote, “I wish that life always gives you a reason to smile… Happy Birthday, @imrealasim.”