, London, UK
Arjun Mathur is a British Indian actor who has appeared in such Bollywood films as `Luck by Chance` and `My Name Is Khan`. He served as assistant on the sets of the Bollywood films `Kyun...! Ho Gaya Na`, `Mangal Pandey: The Rising`,` Rang De Basanti` and `Bunty Aur Babli`. He also played a small role in `Kyun...! Ho Gaya Na`. He appeared alongside Irrfan Khan in Mira Nair's `Migration` and worked with Shabana Azmi and Boman Irani in Farhan Akhtar's `Positive`. His performance as a struggling actor in Zoya Akhtar's `Luck By Chance` received positive reviews. He also appeared in `Barah Aana` with Naseeruddin Shah and in Karan Johar's `My Name Is Khan`. His upcoming releases include Onir's `I Am` in which he has a controversial gay love scene.
Mathur was born in London, England. His father, a hotelier, moved to Delhi when Mathur was a child. His brother, Gautam Mathur, is a screenwriter. Arjun trained at Barry John's institute as well as the Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute in New York.