Sammir Dattani has been acting since the age of 17. He starred in many TV commercials and music videos. In Bollywood, he started off with small supporting roles in Madhur Bhandarkar's 'Corporate' and Vikram Bhatt's 'Life Mein Kabhi Kabhi'. Not limiting himself, he did many Tamil, Kannada and Hindi films. His acting was appreciated in Shyam Benegal's 'Well done Abba'. He was seen with Sonam Kapoor in 2010's 'I Hate Luv Storys'. In March 2011, he tied the knot with long time girlfriend Rithika Jolly.