Nikitin Dheer is one of the strong contenders of Khatron Ke Khiladi because he is among the only 10 civilians who have undergone a black cat commando training. He is also a black belt in Jeet Kune Do, a martial art form developed by Bruce lee.
Nikitin is a charming and dashing bollwood actor who made his debut as an antagonist in Hrithik and Aishwarya starred Jodhaa Akbar. His second film was Mission Istanbul, which was directed by Apoorva Lakhia. Nikitin is the son of a popular actor come producer of the Indian film industry, Pankaj Dheer.
His grandfather, C.L. Dheer had also produced around 20 films.
Nikitin, a dashing and charming actor of bollywood had played the role of a villain in some of the super hit movies of bollywood like Salman starred Readyy and Dabangg 2, Sheukh starred Chennai Express and many others. However, Nikitin believes that Readyy and Dabangg 2 haven’t landed him a limelight he was expecting but the character of Tangabali in Sharukh starred Chennai Express has really helped him to get much needed attention in the industry.
On tha launch of Khatron Ke Khiladi-5, Nikitin said that he has been undergoing one or the other training since he was 18 and that’s why, he is one of the best fit for Khatron Ke Khiladi 5. Nikitin has undergone 9 years training in Martial Arts, commando combat training, Jeet Kune Do (a martial art form invented by Bruce Lee) training from US and much more.