Chirag Katrecha is an Indian actor. In 2022, he came into the limelight after he appeared in the Amazon Mini TV series Crushed Season 2 (2022) in which he played the role of Sam.
Chirag S Katrecha was born on Friday, 19 June 1998 (age 24 years; as of 2022) in Rajkot, Gujarat. He was brought up in Mumbai, Maharashtra. He did his schooling at St.Mary’s High School, Mumbai. Fascinated by dance since childhood, Chirag used to perform in various cultural functions in his school.
A childhood photo of Chirag Katrecha
Height (approx.): 5′ 10″
Hair Colour: Black
Eye Colour: Black
Chirag Katrecha belongs to a Gujarati family in Mumbai, Maharashtra.
Parents & Siblings
Chirag Katrecha’s mother, Smita SK, is a homemaker. He has an elder sister named Sonal Bharat Kathrecha.
Chirag Katrecha’s parents
Chirag Katrecha is dating Sharada Narvekar.
Chirag Katrecha and his girlfriend, Sharada Narvekar
Chirag Katrecha follows Hinduism.
Chirag made his acting debut with the Hindi film URI: The Surgical Strike in which he played a supporting role. In the same year, he appeared in the Hindi film Batla House in which he played the role of Zia.
In 2020, he worked in the short film O Hero in which he played the role of Don. In 2021, he worked in the Hindi short film Off The Record in which he played the role of young Aditya.
Chirag Katrecha as Don in a still from the Hindi short film O Hero
In 2019, he made his digital debut with the Netflix web series in which he played the role of Young Sartaj.
Chirag Katrecha as young Startaj in a still from the Netflix web series Sacred Games (2019)
In 2020, he worked in the web series Pawan & Pooja in which he played the role of Debashish. In 2022, he appeared in the Amazon Mini TV series Crushed in which he played the role of Sam.
Chirag Katrecha as Sam in the Amazon Mini TV web series Crushed Season 2 (2022)
- Chirag Katrecha’s nicknames are Chiks and Diku.
- Besides being an actor, Chirag Katrecha is a dancer. He often shares his dance videos in various social media platforms.
- In 2020, Chirag worked as an assistant director for the Hindi short film Bhavai.
A poster of the Gujarati short film Bhavai (2020)
- In 2020, Chirag Katrecha’s short film Bhavai was screened at India Film Project, Asia’s laregest film festival. The short film won the IFP 5th Film of the Year and MTV Future Maestro Award at the festival.
- In 2018, Chirag was featured in Bhuvan Bam’s music album Rahguzar.
Chirag Katrecha in a still from Bhuvan Bam’s music album Rahguzar (2018)
- Chirag Katrecha has also appeared in various TV commercials and advertisements. In 2018, he was featured in the digital payment company PhonePe commercial.
Chirag Katrecha (right) in a still from digital payment company PhonePe commercial
- He is a fitness enthusiast. He often shares his workout pictures on various social media platforms.