Avinash Sachdev at Zee Rishtey Awards 2010
22 August 1986
|Residence||Malad, Mumbai, India|
|Occupation||Actor, Director, Businessman|
|Known for||Dev in Chotti Bahu
Shlok Agnihotri in Iss Pyaar Ko Kya Naam Doon?...Ek Baar Phir
|Spouse(s)||Shalmalee Desai (m.2015)|
Avinash Sachdev is a popular Indian television actor, who is well known for the character Dev in the Hindi soap opera, Chotti Bahu and Shlok Agnihotri in Iss Pyaar Ko Kya Naam Doon?...Ek Baar Phir. Currently, he is seen in Balika Vadhua- Lamhe Pyar Ke as Dr. Amit Goel.
Born in Mumbai and brought up in Vadodara, Gujarat, Sachdev, the only child of Hindu parents did his schooling in Don Bosco High School in Vadodara. He was intended at first for a police career and was preparing for the Indian Administrative Service exams before moving to Mumbai to pursue his career in the mass media entertainment industry. In 2015, he married his Iss Pyaar Ko Kya Naam Doon?...Ek Baar Phir co-star Shalmalee Desai.
In 2012, Sachdev ventured into business opening several fashion stores in Mumbai.
In the early days of Sachdev's career he was interested in filmmaking and modelling. Sachdev has also won several titles like Mr Baroda, Mr University, and Mr Gujarat (2004-2005) that compelled him to participate in Gladrags Model Hunt. Later, he took up acting projects to develop filmmaking skills.
His first notable acting role was in a TVS Scooty commercial. Later in his career, he had done several television commercials for Cadbury Dairy Milk, GRT Jewellers eBay and Sun Feast. Sachdev secured his first television role in the soap opera Karam Apna Apna (2006) and was even finalised for the leading role in Sapna Babul Ka..Bidaai and Mere Ghar Aayi Ek Nanhi Pari . However, Dev in Chotti Bahu (2008) was his first leading role and which earned him Indian Telly Award for Fresh New Face (2009) and Zee Rishtey award for Popular Male Face of the year 2009. In 2013, he played the lead character Shlok Agnihotry in Iss Pyaar Ko Kya Naam Doon?...Ek Baar Phir.  In 2015, Sachdev joined the cast of Qubool Hai Season 4 as the lead opposite Surbhi Jyoti  The lead character Dr Amit Goel in the second season of Balika Vadhu- Lamhe Pyar Ke was his third show with Sphere Origins.
Sachdev first worked as a volunteer assistant director in Hatim (2004) when he was 18 years old. He also assisted Farhan Akhtar in Rock On!! (2008). In 2016, Sachev made his detectorial debut with a short online travel documentary, "Mumbai to Ladakh" which was based on his personal road trip to Ladakh.
Though Sachdev is not a frequent stage performer, he has participated in several world tours and concerts. In 2010, 2011 and 2012, he performed in Zee Night Concerts around the world along with Chotti Bahu co-star, Rubina Dilaik. He participated in Zee Heros with Mamata Sharma concert (2012)  and Udit Narayan with Zee stars concert (2013) in South Africa. Sachdev worked as an event manager in his last few Show Time Creations concerts held in South Africa.
|2004||Hatim||Supporting Role (Shehzad)|||
|2006||Karam Apnaa Apnaa||Sumit Malhotra||Supporting Role|
|2007||Khwaish||Salman Khan||Antagonist |
|2008||Kis Desh Mein Hai Meraa Dil||Manmeet / Prashant Chhabria|
|2008-10||Chotti Bahu – Sindoor Bin Suhagan (season 1)||Dev Raj Purohit / Abhay Singh Takur||Protagonist|
|2010||Baat Hamari Pakki Hai||Dev Raj Purohit||Special Appearance|
|Preet Se Bandhi Ye Dori Ram Milaayi Jodi||Dev Raj Purohit|
|2011-12||Chhoti Bahu - Sawar Ke Rang Rachi (season 2)||Dev Raj Purohit||Protagonist|
|2012||Teri Meri Love Stories (Television Film)||Ishaan Khurana|
|2013–15||Iss Pyaar Ko Kya Naam Doon?...Ek Baar Phir||Shlok Agnihotri / Ballu|
|2015-2016||Qubool Hai (season 4)||Armaan Raza Sheikh|
|2016–present||Balika Vadhu - Lamhe Pyar Ke (season 2)||Dr. Amit Goel|
|2009||Dance India Dance Season 1||Guest Appearance as Dev|
|Comedy Circus; Dekh India Dekh|
|2015||Box Cricket League;Kolkata Baabu Moshayes||As himself|
|2016||Box Cricket League; Jaipur Raj Joshiley|
|2009||Indian Telly Awards||Fresh New Face (Male)||Chotti Bahu – Sindoor Bin Suhagan||Won|
|Best New Actor In Lead Role(Male)||Nominated|