Alok Nath in 2012
10 July 1956 |
On 30 December 2013, jokes and memes based on characters played by Alok Nath started trending on social media without apparent reasons and spread quickly. The Curious Case of Alok Nath - Why did Alok Nath Trend on Twitter a case study to analyse the content which lead to the buzz around veteran Bollywood actor went viral on 4 January 2014. Reacting over the jokes, the Actor admitted that he liked most of them.
|1986||Buniyaad||Master Haveli Ram|
|1988||Bharat Ek Khoj||Vivekanand||Episode 47|
|Unknown||Daane Anaar Ke||babuji|
|1999–2001||Rishtey (TV series)||babuji|
|1997||Kabhie Kabhie (1997 TV series)||babuji||It was Directed by Mahesh Bhatt and written by Anurag Kashyap, Akash Khurana and Vinta Nanda|
|2002||Astitva...Ek Prem Kahani||Saurabh Mathur|
|2002||Piya Ka Ghar||Bhavani Shankar|
|2005||Woh Rehne Waali Mehlon Ki||Yashvardhan Mittal||Rani Mittal/Goyal's father|
|2006||Ghar Ek Sapnaa||Amarnath Chaudhary||Samman's father|
|2007||Har Ghar Kuch Kehta Hai||Baldev Kapoor||Gyan's father|
|2007–2010||Sapna Babul Ka...Bidaai||Prakash Chandra Sharma||Ragini's father and Sadna's mamaji|
|2009–2012||Yahaaan Main Ghar Ghar Kheli||Thakur Uday Pratap Singh||Abha's father|
|2011–28 March 2013||Kuch Toh Log Kahenge||Dr. Mathur||Dr. Ashutosh's adoptive father and Dr. Nidhi's maternal grandfather|
|12 August 2013 – 9 October 2013||Do Dil Bandhe Ek Dori Se||Balwant Rana||Shivani's grandfather and Raghu's master|
|7 July 2014||Tu Mere Agal Bagal Hai||Babuji||Father of Laal Singh (Rajesh Kumar)|
|17 November 2014-10 July 2015||Mere Rang Mein Rangnewali||Dada ji||LD's grandfather|
|2015-Present||Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai||Dada ji||Tara's grandfather|
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