Zulfi Syed also known as Zulfikar Syed is an Indian Model and Actor. Syed Zulfi is a former winner of Gladrags Manhunt Contest. He was a contestant in Bigg Boss.
Syed became noticed when he won Gladrags Manhunt Contest in 1996. He was more recognized for his ad where girls leave lipstick marks all over his body. His wistful, sensuous eyes, finely chiselled face and a well-sculpted body has made him a ramp favourite. His famous ad campaigns are Raymond’s, Fiesta Condoms, Trevi Jeans, Warehouse & Levis etc. He has also acted in music videos like Chahat Desh Se Anewale, Buleyaa, Dhuwa Dhuwa Ho Raha Hai Sama, Tere Khayalon Mein etc. He made his movie debut in the 1997 Kannada Film O Mallige, which received positive response from the audience as well as critics and became highest grosser of the year. He also performed Prince Khurram’s role in the mega budget film Taj Mahal (2005).
In 2008, he appeared in the second season of Bigg Boss, the Indian Version of Big Brother as a housemate. He was the second runner-up. He made an appearance for his fellow inmate from Bigg Boss (Season 2), Rahul Mahajan’s Swayamvar named Rahul Dulhaniya Le Jayega on NDTV Imagine.
Life for Zulfi Syed couldn’t be better! Ever since the supermodel-actor turned DJ, he has been gallivanting all over the world doing what he loves — playing music.
Recently, Zulfi headed to Prague, the capital of Czech Republic, where he razzle-dazzled an elite corporate audience comprising of GM Electricals staff. The trip arranged by Harvey India, gave Zulfi a unique experience of understanding how Bollywood is viewed by Eastern Europe.
“The folks there are crazy about our music and culture. Just like yoga, most westerners love the mention of Bollywood,” quips Zulfi, who also got a chance to visit the illustrious John Lennon Wall there. The wall dedicated to the co-founder of The Beatles, is filled with John Lennon-inspired graffiti and pieces of lyrics from Beatles’ songs.
Prague seems to have got our desi dude so excited that he headed to Budapest in Hungary for another assignment, driving straight for five hours at a stretch. “Honestly, time and distance hardly seemed to matter as I passed beautiful farmlands, which made me nostalgic as they reminded me of my hometown.”
Not many are aware that Zulfi hails from Coorg in Karnataka and belongs to a family of farmers of coffee plantations.
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