Umar Riaz is also a well-known model and actor. According to his official Instagram account, he appeared in the first music video titled ‘Befikr Raho’ with famous actress Daljit Kaur in May 2021. He is famous for being the elder brother of Indian TV actor and model Asim Riaz. Umar probably did not know that he could turn from a surgeon to a model and then an actor as his childhood dream was to become a doctor.
Umar came into the limelight when he was called as a guest on the show of Bigg Boss 13 and after that, he appeared in a guest appearance in Bigg Boss 13 several times. In the year 2021, he has been selected as a participant in Bigg Boss 15 of the Bigg Boss show and she is all set to look amazing in it.
Umar Riaz Bio
|Birth Date||1 January 1990|
|Profession||Model and Actor|
|Net Worth||1.5 crore|
Early life of Umar Riaz
Umar Riaz was born on 01 January 1990 in the Jammu region of the state of Jammu and Kashmir to father Riyaz Ahmed Choudhary and mother Shabnam Naaz. His father, Riyaz Ahmed Chowdhry, is a politician and Special Secretary (Retd) to the Government of Jammu and Kashmir, Government of India. His mother is a housewife. Apart from Umar, he also has two siblings in his family – sister Mehvish Chaudhary and brother Asim Riaz.
His sister Mahvish Chaudhary works in the education department. His younger brother, Asim Riaz, is a model and actor. His brother Asim Riaz has also been the first runner-up of the famous television reality show Personality and ‘Bigg Boss Season 13’.
Although he is a doctor, his passion and interest in acting and modeling also inspired him to pursue it. If reports are to be believed, Umar may have entered the entertainment world, but still, he practices as a doctor.
Career of Umar Riaz
After completing his MBBS and MS he started his internship at the Government Medical College, Jammu. He started working in 2018 as a Clinical Assistant at Sir HN Reliance Foundation Hospital and Research Centre, Mumbai, Maharashtra. He started working as Senior Registrar (General Surgery) in 2020. Apart from working as a surgeon, he is also into modeling. He has worked as a model with many famous fashion photographers.
He came into the limelight after his younger brother Asim Riaz participated in the TV reality show ‘Bigg Boss 13’. Umar appeared in Bigg Boss 13 as a guest in various episodes. In the year 2021, he was selected as a contestant in the 15th season of the TV reality show ‘Bigg Boss’.
Umar Riaz in Bigg Boss 15
People are eagerly waiting for TV’s well-known controversial reality show ‘Bigg Boss Season 15’. The live telecast of the reality show ‘Bigg Boss Season 15’ has started on Colors TV from 2 October 2021. The theme of the controversial show this year is ‘Jungle Mein Dangal’. The house will be converted into a forest in which the contestants will be locked. Bigg Boss 13 fame Asim Riaz’s brother Umar Riaz is all set to continue his brother’s legacy. He will be seen in Salman Khan’s reality show.
Family of Umar Riaz
|Father’s Name||Riyaz Ahmed Choudhary|
|Mother’s Name||Shabnam Naaz|
|Sister’s Name||Mahvish Chaudhary|
|Brother’s Name||Asim Riaz|
Relationship of Umar Riaz
Umar’s girlfriend’s name was Sonal Vengurlekar, for four to five months, both of them spent a relationship with each other. Then for some reason, both of them broke up. Umar’s ex-girlfriend Sonal Vengurlekar is an Indian television actress. She is known for her roles in Yeh Teri Galiyan, Gupta Brothers, and Yeh Hai Chahatein.
The controversy of Umar Riaz
In an interview, his ex-girlfriend Sonal Vengurlekar had accused Umar of misusing her money. He told in his interview that – He once went to my set and didn’t even have money to pay the cab driver and I had to take money from make-up dada and pay the driver. In fact, even after broke up, he used to use my OTT platform subscription, and even Zomato and he used to order online using my money.
Favorite things of Umar Riaz
|Favorite Actor||Salman Khan|
|Favorite Actress||Katerina Kaif|