Arbaaz Merchant Wiki, Height, Age, Girlfriend, Family, Biography & More

Arbaaz Merchant is a budding actor and model. He is good friends with many popular Indian celebrity kids including Aryan Khan, Suhana Khan, and Ananya Pandey.


Arbaaz Seth Merchantt [1] was born on Tuesday, 30 May 1995 (age 26 years; as of 2021) in Bandra, Mumbai. His zodiac sign is Gemini. He did his schooling at Dhirubhai Ambani International School, Mumbai, Maharashtra.

Physical Appearance

Height (approx.): 5′ 8″

Hair Colour: Brown

Eye Colour: Brown


Parents & Siblings

His father, Aslam Merchant, is a lawyer and owns a wood business in Mustafa Bazar, Mumbai. His maternal grandfather is a retired High Court personnel.

Arbaaz Merchant with his father

Arbaaz Merchant with his mother


Reportedly, he was in a relationship with the Indian actress Alaya F (daughter of Pooja Bedi). [2]

Arbaaz Merchant with Alaya F


He was arrested by the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB), Mumbai, on 3 October 2021 for possessing drugs at a rave party held at the Cordelia Cruise, Mumbai. Arbaaz, along with seven other people, was arrested by NCB and interrogated in the case. Reportedly, a few packets of drugs were recovered from his shoes. The other seven people who were arrested were Munmun Dhamecha, Nupur Sarika, Ismeet Singh, Mehak Jaiswal, Vikrant Chhoker, Gomit Chopra, and Aryan Khan. [3] According to the NCB officials,

On the basis of specific information, the officials of NCB, Mumbai, conducted a raid on the Cordelia cruise that was bound from Mumbai to Goa on October 2. During the operation, all suspects, as per the information, were searched and various drugs like MDMA/ecstasy, cocaine, MD (mephedrone) and charas were recovered. NCB has registered crime no. Cr 94/21 in this matter. Further investigation is underway. They have been booked under sections 8 (c), 20 (b), 27 and 35 of the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (NDPS) Act. The three were produced in the Magistrate’s court in Mumbai. The hearing is currently underway.”

The DG of NCB said,

We had received very confidential information 15 days ago about the drugs party on the ship after which we carried out this operation. We have got evidence against those who have been detained. People who organised this party on the ship will have to face an inquiry, they cannot escape the investigation.”

Arbaaz Merchant and Aryan Khan being taken into custody by the NCB


  • He is popular on Instagram and has more than 30K followers on his Instagram account.
  • He is a big fan of the American model Kylie Jenner, and in one of his Instagram posts, he wrote that he wanted to marry her.
  • Arbaaz loves playing sports and shares various photos of his favourite Football players on his social media accounts.
  • Arbaaz is the school friend of Shah Rukh Khan’s son Aryan Khan, and they both studied at Dhirubhai Ambani International School, Mumbai, Maharashtra.
  • Many Indian celebrity kids are his friends, and he is often spotted with them at various parties and events.

    Arbaaz Merchant with Suhana Khan, Aryan Khan, and Ananya Pandey