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Anupam Kher

Film Producer / Film Director | * 03/07/1955 (65) | Shimla, Himachal Pradesh, India
Anupam Kher (born 7 March 1955) is an Indian actor and the former Chairman of Film and Television Institute of India. He is the recipient of two National Film Awards and eight Filmfare Awards. He has appeared in over 500 films in several languages and many plays. He won the Filmfare Award for Best Actor for his performance in Saaransh (1984). He holds the record for winning the Filmfare Award for Best Comedian five times in total for: Ram Lakhan (1989), Lamhe (1991), Khel (1992), Darr (1993) and Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge (1995). He won the National Film Award for Special Mention twice for his performances in Daddy (1989) and Maine Gandhi Ko Nahin Mara (2005). For his performance in the film Vijay (1988), he won the Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor. His biography Less... ()
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Anupam Kher is an Indian stage, film and television actor and producer who has appeared in nearly 400 films and 100 plays.

Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Romance / Love | Comedies

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Awards & Nominations for Anupam Kher

Padma Bhushan Padma Shri in Arts

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Movies with Anupam Kher as Actor(272)

as Hemant Oberoi2019 Hotel Mumbai
as Manmohan Singh2019 The Accidental Prime Minister
as Vakil Batliwala2019 Umar 55 Ki Dil Bachpan Ka
as Retired Judge Tyagi2019 One Day: Justice Delivered
as Tariq Ali2018 Aiyaary
as Baldev Pratap Singh2018 Love Sonia
as Charudutt Sharma / Charlie2018 Baa Baaa Black Sheep
as Dr. Savraj Singh2017 A Family Man
as Sathnam's Father2017 The Boy with the Topknot
as Azmat Nanjiani2017 The Big Sick
as Om Prakash Shukla2017 Naam Shabana
as Bakshi2017 Judwaa 2
as Diwan2016 Saat Uchakkey
as Professor Jamshed Batki2016 Buddha in a Traffic Jam
as Shukla2015 Baby
as CBI officer Satya Prakash Mishra2015 Dirty Politics
as Kabir's father2015 Roy
as Diwan Sahab / Bapu2015 Prem Ratan Dhan Payo
as Abdul Qadir2014 Daawat-e-Ishq
as Asha's father2014 Total Siyapaa
as Guruji2014 Singham Returns
as Raibahadur Seth Gendamal Hemraj2014 Gang Of Ghosts
as Vikrant Singhal2014 Main Tera Hero
as Manohar Sharma2014 Happy New Year
as Bilal Khawaja2014 O Teri
as Joginder Armstrong / Dude G.2013 Yamla Pagla Deewana 2
as Inspector Vijaykant Phogat2013 Aurangzeb
as P.K Sharma (Sharmaji)2013 Special 26
as himself2013 Kalimannu
as Latesh Bhai2013 Gori Tere Pyaar Mein
as Shakuni (voice)2013 Mahabharat
as Mr. Thapar (Special Appearance)2012 Jab Tak Hai Jaan
as Gargacharya (voice)2012 Krishna and Kamsa
as Ghani2012 Midnight's Children
as Mr. Bhatti2012 Mr Bhatti on Chutti
as Dr. Cliff Patel2012 Silver Linings Playbook
as Aggarwal2011 Sahi Dhandhe Galat Bande
as Darvesh Singh2011 Breakaway
as Devinder Devilal Dua2011 Yeh Faasley
as Raj Kumar Sinha2011 Chatur Singh Two Star
as Joginder Singh2011 Yamla Pagla Deewana
as Suresh Awasthi2011 Desi Boyz
as Laxminarayan2011 Naughty @ 40
as Maharaj Kishan2011 Mausam
as Achutha Menon2011 Pranayam
as Kabir Malhotra2011 Game
as Tanha2010 Apartment
as Father2010 Badmaash Company
as Haji2010 Lamhaa
as Sharad2010 Nakshatra
as Dayal Babu2010 Dabangg
as Professor Tariq Siddiqui2010 Admissions Open
as Inspector Farooque2010 Striker
as Abhay's father2010 Pyaar Impossible!
as Vikram Singh (Vicky)2009 Dil Bole Hadippa!
as Mr. Bhalla2009 Perfect Mismatch
as Meet's Father2009 Tera Mera Ki Rishta
as Faujdar2009 Sankat City
as Judge (Guest Appearance)2009 Teree Sang: A Kidult Love Story
as Sanjana's father2009 Life Partner
as Joymohan2009 Morning Walk
as Ram Shekhawat2009 Victory
as Ram Mehra2009 Wake Up Sid
as Mr. Joshi2008 C Kkompany
as Subhan Daar2008 Tahaan
as Mungi Lal2008 Dhoom Dadakka
as Dr. Awasthi2008 Meerabai Not Out
as Murtaza Seth2008 My Name Is Anthony Gonsalves
as Rajeev Sethi2008 The Other End of the Line
as Mr. Prajapati2008 God Tussi Great Ho
as Vishwas Khurana2008 Rama Rama Kya Hai Dramaaa
as Aggarwal2008 De Taali
as Prakash Rathod2008 A Wednesday!
as Sudeep's dad2007 Gauri The Unborn
as Dr. Sathya2007 My Own Sky
as Indischer Juwelier2007 Lust, Caution
as Laxmikant 'LK' Kabadiya2007 Buddha Mar Gaya
as Malhotra2007 Heyy Babyy
as Kamal Kishore Khosla2006 Khosla Ka Ghosla!
as Satyabol Shashtri2006 Apna Sapna Money Money
as Bonney Kapoor2006 Jaan-E-Mann
as Harishchandra Bajpayee2006 Vivah
as James Brown2006 Prateeksha
as Arjun Khanna2006 Aap Ki Khatir
as Jeetu's Father2006 Chup Chup Ke
as Rajnath Singhania2006 Rang De Basanti
as Uttam Chaudhury2005 Maine Gandhi Ko Nahi Mara
as Motilal Khurana2005 Sarkar
as Geeta's Grandfather2005 The Mistress of Spices
as Dayanath Trivedi2005 Main Aisa Hi Hoon
as Dr. Screwwala2005 Kyaa Kool Hai Hum
as Bhanwarlal2005 Paheli
as Dr. Mathur2004 Shart: The Challenge
as Zakir Ahmed2004 Veer-Zaara
as Limbu2004 Aabra Ka Daabra
as Chaman Bakshi2004 Bride & Prejudice
as Bhairav Chaudhary2004 Meri Biwi Ka Jawab Nahin
as Dr Machado2003 Ek Alag Mausam
as Robin Singh2002 Yeh Hai Jalwa
as Mr. Bhamra2002 Bend It Like Beckham
as Dilip Dev Kapoor2001 Aashiq
as Rai Bahadur2001 Jodi No. 1
as Deen Dayal2001 Rehnaa Hai Terre Dil Mein
as Haji Mustafa2001 Praja
as Ronak Grewal2000 Dhaai Akshar Prem Ke
2000 Shikaar
as Vicky Nath2000 Dulhan Hum Le Jayenge
as Gulshan Bakshi2000 Kya Kehna
as Col. Renah Abdulla2000 Dil Hi Dil Mein
as Kake2000 Mohabbatein
as Muttu Pillai2000 Hamara Dil Aapke Paas Hai
2000 Refugee
as Ramakant Patil2000 Ghaath
as Mr. Saxena / Sirjee2000 Kaho Naa... Pyaar Hai
as Gulzarilal Verma1999 Haseena Maan Jaayegi
as Mr. Vishwanath, Vijay's father1999 Hum Aapke Dil Mein Rehte Hain
as the man talking with Raja in railway station (Hindi Ver)1999 Kadhalar Dhinam
as Sachidanand Agnihotri1998 Salaakhen
as Rashid Khan1998 Jhooth Bole Kauwa Kaate
as Mr. Bansal1998 Doli Saja Ke Rakhna
as Seniro Army Official1998 China Gate
as Bhanu1998 Saat Rang Ke Sapne
as Police Commissioner Shyamlal1998 Bade Miyan Chote Miyan
as Principal Malhotra1998 Kuch Kuch Hota Hai
as Dinanath Tripathi1998 Keemat
as Dibyanath Chatterjee1998 Mother Of 1084
as Advocate Ashok Pradhan1997 Ziddi
as Havaldar Vidyarthi1997 Judwaa
as Ajay Prasad1997 Gudgudee
1997 V.I.P
as Vidya Prakash1997 Aflatoon
as Birju (Bunnu's dad)1997 Deewana Mastana
as Seth Yashpal Anand1997 Sanam
1996 Shastra
as Shambunath Singh Rathore1996 Chaahat
as Dr. Dayanand1996 Mr. Bechara
as Dr. Khurana1996 Vishwasghaat
as Swami Dharam Bhooshan (Somen's dad)1996 Prem Granth
as President of India / Nathuram1995 Oh Darling! Yeh Hai India!
as Dharamvir Malhotra1995 Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge
as Kamdev Singh (KD)1995 Zamaana Deewana
as Mahendra Prasad1995 Janam Kundli
as Dhonga the great1995 Ram Shastra
as Hasmukh Khurana1994 Chaand Kaa Tukdaa
as Laxminarain Jetley1994 Laadla
as Anand1994 Pehla Pehla Pyar
as Brijbhan1994 Insaniyat
as Prof. Siddharth Chaudhary1994 Hum Aapke Hain Koun..!
as Raghuvir Pathak1994 1942: A Love Story
as Ishwar Girdhar Pandey1993 Khal Nayak
as Shyamsunder (Radha's husband)1993 Aasoo Bane Angaarey
as Sinha1993 Kayda Kanoon
1993 Gumrah
as Gora Shankar1993 Parampara
as Chaudhary Ranbir Singh1993 Dil Tera Aashiq
as Kader Bhai1993 Tadipaar
as Daulatram1993 Dil Ki Baazi
as Vijay Awasti1993 Darr
1993 Lootere
as Arjun Pratap Saxena1992 Deedar
as Major Inder Mohan Lahti1992 Shola Aur Shabnam
as Bhagwati Prasad1992 Ek Ladka Ek Ladki
as Totaram1992 Beta
as Jagjit 'JJ' Singh1992 Zindagi Ek Juaa
as Kaedo1992 Heer Ranjha
1992 Humlaa
as Inspector Giridhar1991 Hum
as Seth Dharamchand1991 Dil Hai Ke Manta Nahin
as Father Patrick1991 Trinetra
as Prem1991 Lamhe
as Advocate Jhun Jhun Wala1991 Pyar Hua Chori Chori
as Mandhari1991 Saudagar
as Devraj Kamat1990 Jeevan Ek Sanghursh
as Hazariprasad1990 Dil
1990 Kroadh
as Lala Jamal Khan1990 Awaargi
as Police Inspector1990 Aaj Ka Arjun
as Jagannath1990 Raiszaada
as Hardayal1990 Jeene Do
as Jailor Mushtaque Ali1990 Izzatdaar
as Maharashtra Chief Minister1990 Indrajaalam
as Deodhar Shastri1989 Ram Lakhan
as DCP Agarwal1989 Sachai Ki Taqat
as Gorakh Nath1989 Nigahen: Nagina Part II
as Commissioner Mathur1989 Tridev
as Anand1989 Daddy
as Ramesh (Rohit's Brother- In - Law)1989 Chandni
as Tribuvan1989 Chaalbaaz
as Municipal Officer Sharma1989 Taaqatwar
1989 Parinda
as Purshottam1989 Bhrashtachar
as Thakur1988 Bees Saal Baad
as Lala Yodhraj Bhalla1988 Vijay
1988 Kabzaa
1988 Hatya
as Shyamlal1988 Tezaab
1988 Janam
as Pestonjee (Pesi)1988 Pestonjee
as Advocate Mahendra Nath1988 Zakhmi Aurat
as Mr. Kohli1988 Dayavan
as Anwar Ali (friendly appearance)1987 Thikana
as Alok1987 Kaash
as Advocate Amar N. Kaul1987 Satyamev Jayate
as Boss Number 11986 Peechha Karro
as Inspector Dushant Singh1986 Jeeva
as Jethia1986 Kala Dhanda Goray Log
as Dr. Michael Dang1986 Karma
as Mahesh Sandaliya1986 Aakhree Raasta
as Public Prosecutor1985 Trust
as Shivkumar Chowgule1985 Arjun
as Surendra Malhotra1984 Jawaani
1984 Utsav
as B.V. Pradhan1984 Saaransh

TV Shows/Series with Anupam Kher as Actor(8)

as Vijay Kapoor2018 New Amsterdam
as Shahbaz Karim2018 Mrs Wilson
as Stanley D'Mello2017 The Indian Detective
as himself2016 The Kapil Sharma Show
as Sanyam Dandekar2015 Sense8
as himself2002 Jeena Isi Ka Naam Hai
as himself1992 Aap Ki Adalat

Movies with Anupam Kher as Crew(3)

Production/Producer2017 Ranchi Diaries
Production/Co-Producer2009 Teree Sang: A Kidult Love Story
Directing/Director2002 Om Jai Jagadish

Additional Information

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Citizenship: India
Born: Monday, 03/07 1955 (March) in Shimla (current age: 65 years + 123 days)
Zodiac sign: Pisces (Chinese zodiac sign: Goat)
Languages: Hindi (HI)
Educated at: National School of Drama
Spouses (current/former): Kirron Kher
Siblings: Raju Kher
Related to: Sikandar Kher
Other names for Anupam Kher (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"अनुपम खेर"
"انوپم کهیر"
Anupam Kher frequently works together with these people:
Shakti Kapoor (33x, Actor)
Satish Kaushik (27x, Actor)
Anil Kapoor (26x, Actor)
Gulshan Grover (25x, Actor)
Amrish Puri (23x, Actor)
Jackie Shroff (23x, Actor)
David Dhawan (22x, Crew)
Kader Khan (21x, Actor)
Paresh Rawal (21x, Actor)
Johnny Lever (21x, Actor)
Salman Khan (20x, Actor)
Kiku Sharda (14x, Actor)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:2174, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 06/27/2020