Ashwin Mushran

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Ashwin Mushran
Ashwin mushran forest success.jpg
Born May 19, 1972 (Age 41)
Mumbai, India
Occupation Actor
Voice actor
Years active 2005–present

Ashwin Mushran (Aśvina Muśrāna, born: May 19, 1972 in Mumbai) is an Indian voice over artist and thespian who currently resides in Mumbai, India. He has appeared in numerous movies and plays. He is also featured in the Quick Gun Murugan movie, as Dr. Django. He also lent his voice into dubbing several foreign media. He is the Official Hindi dub-over voice artist for Adam Sandler and Takeshi Kaneshiro.

Career[edit]

Ashwin studied at the Doon School, Dehradun, and then graduated with a B.A (hons.) English Literature from Hindu College, University of Delhi.[1][2] He then studied acting at the Drama Studio London. Ashwin started out with TV commercials which led to him becoming a cast member of the cult Indian TV show, The Great Indian Comedy Show. From there he moved on to acting in feature films and has acted in many critically acclaimed films such as Lage Raho Munna Bhai, Life in a Metro, and Fashion. Ashwin is heavily involved with theatre and is a voice over artiste as well.[3][1]

Filmography[edit]

Dubbing career[edit]

He’s dubbed for more than 300 TV commercials and a number of movies in Hindi, English, and Chinese (both Mandarin and Cantonese); however, he said that he had no desire to dub for the leading men of Bollywood.[4] He is the Official Hindi dub-over voice artist for American actor, Adam Sandler and Mandarin Chinese actor, Takeshi Kaneshiro.

Dubbing roles[edit]

Live action films[edit]

Film title Actor Character Dub Language Original Language Original Year Release Dub Year Release Notes
Billy Madison Adam Sandler Billy Madison Hindi English 1995 2005
Big Daddy Adam Sandler Sonny Koufax Hindi English 1999 2006
Mr. Deeds Adam Sandler Longfellow Deeds Hindi English 2002 2006
House of Flying Daggers Takeshi Kaneshiro Jin Hindi Mandarin Chinese 2004 2005
50 First Dates Adam Sandler Henry Roth Hindi English 2004 2005
Kung Fu Hustle Stephen Chow Sing Hindi Cantonese Chinese
Mandarin Chinese
English
Hindi
2004 2005
Click Adam Sandler Michael Newman Hindi English 2006 2006
Honeymoon Travels Pvt. Ltd. Vikram Chatwal Bunty Hindi English
Hindi
2007 2007
Reign Over Me Adam Sandler Charlie Fineman Hindi English 2007 2007
The Warlords Takeshi Kaneshiro Jiang Wuyang Hindi Mandarin Chinese 2007 2007
You Don't Mess with the Zohan [5] Adam Sandler Zohan Dvir Hindi English 2008 2008
Red Cliff Takeshi Kaneshiro Zhuge Liang Hindi Mandarin Chinese 2008 (Part 1)
2009 (Part 2)
2008 (Part 1)
2009 (Part 2)
Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian Alain Chabat Napoleon Bonaparte Hindi English 2009 2009
Grown Ups Adam Sandler Lenny Feder Hindi English 2010 2010
Jack and Jill Adam Sandler Jack/Jill Sadelstein Hindi English 2011 2011
Wu Xia Takeshi Kaneshiro Xu Baijiu Hindi Mandarin and Sichuanese (CN/TW)
Cantonese Chinese (HK)
2011 2011

Animated films[edit]

Film title Original Voice Character Dub Language Original Language Original Year Release Dub Year Release Notes
Shrek the Third Conrad Vernon Rumpelstiltskin Hindi English 2007 2007

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Ashwin Mushran – That class act in FASHION! | Indian Entertainment Online. Indianentertainment.info (2009-12-23). Retrieved on 2013-08-31.
  2. ^ Mumbai salsas to his tune – Deccan Herald. Archive.deccanherald.com (2003-12-16). Retrieved on 2013-08-31.
  3. ^ Ace Productions | Theatre. Aceproductions.biz. Retrieved on 2013-08-31.
  4. ^ ‘I prefer not to make bad actors sound good’. Hindustan Times (2012-06-08). Retrieved on 2013-08-31.
  5. ^ Ashwin Mushran. Rage Theatre. Retrieved on 2013-08-31.

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