While there is buzz that Shantanu Maheshwari might be a part of Khatron Ke Khiladi, the young choreographer-actor has moved onto new things in life. He was last seen on Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa where he was the runners-up. On the professional front, he is conducting dance workshops. He told Bollywood Life, “At the moment I am working on various dance workshops and routines, with my dance crew the Desi Hoppers. We have stretched our reach to cities like Kolkata, Delhi, Indore, Ahmedabad and are hoping to soon conduct workshops all over the country! Acting wise, well there are projects in the pipeline, nothing I can speak about now though.” Shantanu was also seen on MTV’s Girls on Top where his romantic scenes with Saloni Chopra made a lot of news. (Also Read: Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 9 finalist Shantanu Maheshwari to do bold lovemaking scenes in MTV’s Big F)

Shantanu’s show Dil Dosti Dance got a lot of appreciation from young viewers and is popular still date. The show completed six years recently and he was extremely nostalgic. In fact, he owes his success to D3. He said, “D3 was the starting point as well as turning point of my career. A show which will forever be close to my heart, as it gave me everything! Great friends, amazing well wishers, recognition, a team which I will forever want to work with and my Swayam Shekhawat character, which will always be my favourite!” (Also Read: Not Jacqueline Fernandez but Shantanu Maheshwari wants to take THIS actress on a date for Valentine’s Day)

The show based on dance, friendship and love earned a great following and Shantanu cherishes the friends he made till date. Talking about his special memories from the show, Shantanu stated, “I don’t have one, but many! From all our classroom scenes, all boy scenes, playing pranks with each other on sets, Eid feasts, outdoor shoots, dance sequences – we had all possible fun during those four years. It’s really hard to name just one memory, as those four years gave me some of the best memories ever to cherish!”

He also does not have any one single favourite from the D3 team. He stated, “I think our entire D3 gang gelled really well, and so everyone is my favourite costar! All the boys, all the girls! Honestly that is the best part about our entire D3 team.”