Selected Filmography: Saif Ali Khan (2001-2009)
2001: 'Dil Chahta Hai': plays Sameer, one of the three friends graduating from college and transitioning into life as adults; directed by Farhan Akhtar; co-stars: Aamir Khan, Akshaye Khanna, Preity Zinta, Dimple Kapadia.
2004: 'Hum Tum': plays Karan, a cartoonist and a self-styled ladies' man; directed by Kunal Kohli; co-stars: Rani Mukherji.
2004: 'Parineeta': plays Shekhar Rai (a Sarat Chandra Chattopadhyay character from 'Parineeta'); directed by Pradeep Sarkar; co-stars: Vidya Balan, Sanjay Dutt.
2005: 'Salaam Namaste': plays Nikhil "Nick" Arora, a progressive Indian Down Under; directed by Siddharth Anand; co-stars: Preity Zinta, Arshad Warsi, Javed Jaffry.
2006: 'Omkara': plays Eshwar "Langda" Tyagi, the Iago of this 'Othello' adaptation; directed by Vishal Bharadwaj; co-stars: Kareena Kapoor, Ajay Devgn, Vivek Oberoi.
2007: 'Race': plays Ranvir Singh, a ruthless business man; directed by Abbas-Mustan; co-stars: Akshaye Khanna, Katrina Kaif, Anil Kapoor, Bipasha Basu.
2009: 'Love Aaj Kal': plays Jai Vardhan Singh/Young Veer Singh; directed by Imtiaz Ali; co-stars: Deepika Padukone, Rishi Kapoor, Rahul Khanna.