Parmeet Sethi is a film director and TV actor.Parmeet was educated in Mumbai. He passed out of Sydenham college of commerce. He married Archana Puran Singh, a film and television actress, on 30 June 1992. They have two sons. He is the cousin of TV actress Niki Aneja.His claim to fame has been "Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge", in which he played the role of the arrogant alpha male betrothed to the heroine Simran (Kajol).