Jai Soni is an Indian Actor and Host who predominantly works in Hindi Television Shows. He is best known for playing the role of Ishaan Kashyap in the television show Sasural Genda Phool (2010) on StarPlus.
Jai Soni was born on Thursday 25 December 1986.age 35 years; by 2021) in Surat, Gujarat, India. His zodiac sign is Capricorn. For graduation, Jai went to Mumbai University, Mumbai.
Height (approx.): 5′ 7″
Weight (approx): 75 kg
Hair Color: black
Eye Colour: dark brown
Body Measurements (Approx.): Chest 42″, Waist 32″, Biceps 16″
Jai Soni belongs to a Gujarati family.
parents and siblings
Not much information is available about Jai’s father.
His mother’s name is Kiran Soni.
Jai has two brothers, Harsh Soni and Nirav Soni.
Harsh is an actor, while Nirav is an actor, poet and writer.
wife and children
Jai Soni married Pooja Shah on 18 February 2014.
His wife is a fashion designer and stylist. The couple has a daughter, Aaradhya J Soni, who was born on 18 April 2019.
In 2003, Jai Soni made his Bollywood debut with the film Dil Maange More. Shahid Kapoor, In 2004, he played a supporting role in the film Fida. In 2007, he appeared in two films; Buddha died in the form of wind and
Mp3: My very first love. In 2018, Jai made his debut in Gujarati cinema with the film Lambu Rastu in which he played the role of Dhaivat Yagnik. In March 2022, Jay appeared in a short film ‘Women’s Day Special Health Video’ on YouTube.
In 2005, Jai Soni made his television debut with the show Baa Bahu Aur Baby in which he played the role of Jigar on StarPlus.
In 2007, he played the role of Samar in StarPlus show Dharti Ka Veer Yoddha Prithviraj Chauhan. Jai is best known for playing Ishaan Kashyap in StarPlus show Sasural Genda Phool (2010).
In 2013, he appeared as Jaikishan Vaishnav in the show Sanskar – Dharohar Apno Ki on Colors TV. In 2010, Jai appeared as Dr Ritwik Sen in the show Kuch Rang Pyar Ke Aise Bhi on Sony TV. Later, he appeared in few shows like Bhaag Bakool Bhaag Bakool (2017), Laal Ishq Dushyant (2018), Gudiya Humari. Sab Pe Bhari as Halchul Pandey (2020), and Sasural Genda Phool 2 as Ishaan Kashyap (2021).
In 2011, Jai hosted the singing reality show Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Li’l Champs on Zee TV. In 2014 he appeared as a host in the reality game show Dil Hai Chhota Sa Chhoti Si Asha on Sony Pal Ragini Khanna, Talking about his show in an interview, Jai said,
“I took up the show because I found the concept different and interesting. It is an all women show and I have a lot of respect for them. I consider myself lucky that their wishes are being fulfilled through me.”
In 2015, he appeared on SAB TV as a host in the comedy show Comedy Superstar.
In 2012, Jai appeared as a wild card contestant in the dance reality show Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa Season 5 along with choreographer Bhavana on Sony Colors TV. In 2015, he appeared in the celebrity dance reality show Nach Baliye Season 7 along with his wife Pooja Soni on StarPlus.
Jai Soni has appeared in some of the commercials for popular brands like Hero Honda, Realme, Philips Air Fryer, Virgin Mobiles and Colgate Max Fresh.
- 2010: Best Actor – Drama for the Television Show Sasural Genda Phool at the Indian Television Academy Awards
- 2013: Best Debutant – Male for Television Show Sanskar Dharohar Apni Ki at Colors Golden Petal Awards
Jay owns Harley-Davidson and Hyosung GT650R bikes.
- Song(s): From love aaj kal these distances and you are with the spectacle
- Movies): Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani, Barfi, Rockstar and Love Aaj Kal
Facts / Trivia
- He is also known as Kiku.
- In an interview, Jay revealed that he never thought of taking up acting as a career. He further said,
Really! I had such a distinctive Gujarati accent and was so fat that no one ever thought I would be in front of the camera someday! I went to Mumbai for graduation. One day when some friends went to audition for a TV show, I went with them and found myself quite drunk inside a studio.
- In 2020, Jai Soni opened a cafe in Mumbai but it was closed due to the COVID-19 lockdown. In an interview, he talked about his cafe and said,
I wanted to know about that aspect as well, and it was important to have some experience with a small space, before investing in something bigger. However, I could not devote much time for this and then the lockdown happened. So with most of the staff gone, I had to close the place.
- Jai often shares his smoking and drinking pictures on social media.