Angad Bedi

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Angad Bedi
Angad Bedi gracing ‘Filmfare Glamour & Style Awards 2016’.jpg
Bedi gracing ‘Filmfare Glamour & Style Awards October 2016’
Born (1983-02-06) 6 February 1983 (age 36)[1]
OccupationModel, Actor
Years active2004-present
Spouse(s)
Neha Dhupia (m. 2018)
ChildrenMehr Dhupia Bedi
Parent(s)Bishan Singh Bedi

Angad Singh Bedi (born 6 February 1983) is an Indian film actor and model known for his work in Bollywood and television.[2] He made his Hindi film debut in 2011 with F.A.L.T.U. Angad made his television debut with Kaya Taran, an adaptation of a Malayalam short story by N. S. Madhavan, When Big Tree Falls, The Earth Is Bound To Shake.[3]

Angad has also appeared in a cooking show called Cook Na Kaho on Star One. He hosted the first season of the reality television show Emotional Atyachar on UTV Bindass before being replaced by Pravesh Rana. He participated in Season 3 of Colors' show Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi. Angad is currently working on The Little Godfather, directed by Joy Augustine. He is also part of the movie Soorma, the biopic of the Indian hockey player Sandeep Singh playing the role of the Indian field hockey player Bikramjit Singh. Angad is best known for his performances in works such as Ungli (2014), and PINK (2016).[4][5] In 2017 he starred as lead in Amazon original series series Inside Edge.[6][7] He was also seen In Tiger Zinda Hai with Salman Khan.[8]

Early life[edit]

Angad was born to noted Indian cricketer Bishan Singh Bedi. He played cricket up to Under-19 level for Delhi. He studied at Gyan Bharati School, Delhi and graduated from St. Stephen's College, Delhi.[9][10] Subsequently, he began a career in modelling, and ventured into acting.[11]

Personal life[edit]

Angad Bedi has one elder sister, Neha, and two older half-siblings from Bishan's previous marriage – a half-sister named Gillinder and a half-brother named Gavasinder.[10] Angad married actress Neha Dhupia in a private ceremony in a gurudwara in New Delhi on May 10, 2018.[12] Dhupia gave birth to their daughter Mehr Dhupia Bedi on 18 November 2018.

Filmography[edit]

Films[edit]

Year Title Role Notes Ref.
2004 Kaya Taran Preet
2011 F.A.L.T.U Niranjan "Nanj" Nair
2014 Ungli Kalim
2016 Pink Rajveer Singh
Dear Zindagi Sid
2017 Tiger Zinda Hai Namit Khanna
2018 Soorma Bikramjeet Singh

Television[edit]

Fiction[edit]

Year Title Role Notes Ref.
2016 24 Dhruv Awasthi [13]
2017 Inside Edge Arvind Vashisht [14][15]

Non-Fiction[edit]

Year Title Role Notes Ref.
2010 Extraaa Innings T20 Host
Cook Na Kaho Host
Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi (Season 3) Contestant
2011 Emotional Atyachar (season 1) Host

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Neha Dhupia and Angad Bedi age and date of birth: All details about the celebrity couple". Retrieved 2018-05-14.
  2. ^ "Rumoured couple Nora Fatehi, Angad Bedi share the same birthday; wish each other in the sweetest way possible - Times of India".
  3. ^ "Timesofindia > 1984 Anti-Sikh Riots".
  4. ^ Rodricks, Allan Moses (16 September 2016). "Angad Singh Bedi: 'Pink is the new black'". The Hindu.
  5. ^ "Pink is actually for the men: Angad Bedi". 16 September 2016.
  6. ^ "Angad Bedi reveals he got inspired from MS Dhoni for his role in 'Inside Edge'". Daily News and Analysis. 2017-07-14. Retrieved 2017-07-17.
  7. ^ Kaushal, Sweta (2017-07-15). "Hope someone casts Richa Chadha with me in a film: Angad Bedi". Hindustan Times. Retrieved 2017-07-17.
  8. ^ "Angad Bedi to get trained under a professional trainer for Tiger Zinda Hai". Bollywood Hungama. 2017-07-14. Retrieved 2017-07-17.
  9. ^ "Yuvraj Singh bats for Angad Bedi's new movie - Times of India".
  10. ^ a b "PHOTO: Angad Bedi wishes father Bishan Singh Bedi on birthday". 25 September 2015.
  11. ^ "Quick 5 with Angad Bedi".
  12. ^ "Neha Dhupia and Angad Bedi are wife and husband now". The Hindustan Times. May 10, 2018.
  13. ^ "Angad Bedi takes inspiration from the book 'The Power' for his role in 24: Season 2". The Times of India.
  14. ^ "Angad Bedi reveals he got inspired from MS Dhoni for his role in 'Inside Edge'". DNA India. 2017-07-14.
  15. ^ "Angad Bedi's cricketing background helped him in 'Inside Edge'". Business Standard.

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