Mohnish Behl , born February 14, 1963, is an Indian actor working in the Bollywood film industry.
He comes from a prominent film family. He is the son of actress Nutan and Rajnish Behl. His great grandmother was Rattan Bai, his grandmother was Shobana Samarth, his maternal aunt is actress Tanuja and his cousin is popular actress Kajol who is married to actor Ajay Devgan. Mohnish is married and has a daughter.
He made his debut in 1984 horror "Purana Mandir" where he played the lead role. Mohnish Behl first attracted notice playing the villain in Maine Pyar Kiya. He is probably best known for playing villainous roles, notably the spoiled brat "Bali" in "Shola Aur Shabnam", as "Narendra" in the hit film "Deewana" and the manipulative son-in-law "Rajesh" in Ek Rishtaa: The Bond of Love".
He has also appeared in films in which he plays the "good guy." His most memorable role was in "Hum Aapke Hain Kaun" and "Hum Saath-Saath Hain: We Stand United" as the lovable elder brother of Salman Khan. He played a music teacher in "Astitva". He even appears as a doctor in Vivah.He has recently ventured into television, appearing in the shows "Devi, "Ek Ladki Anjani Si", "Kahaani Ghar Ghar Ki" and "Kayamath" by Balaji Telefilms