6ft. 6 in tall handsome hunk Shaheer was born into a Muslim family of Jammu and Kashmir, completed his studies from New Law College Bhartiya Vidhyapeeth University, Pune. He then went into modeling and is good at photography also. Best known for his lead role as Vir Mehra on the Disney Channel India original series, Kya Mast Hai Life and as Anant Bajpai on Navya that airs on STAR Plus, he has also played Nana Saheb in Jhasi Ki Rani.
He has bagged many awards like Disney India Survey for most favorite 2010 for best actor in Kya Mast Life Hai and also as best actor from Our choice awards. Besides these, he has also won Bid Television Awards as Taaza Male.
He has been chosen the great face of the year by Bid Television awards in Navya. He has also performed in just Dance and Best of Luck Nikki.