Milind Gunaji

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Milind Gunaji
Milind Gunaji.jpg
Milind Gunaji in 2012
Born (1961-07-23) 23 July 1961 (age 55)
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Occupation Actor, writer
Years active 1993–present
Spouse(s) Rani Gunaji
Website www.milindgunaji.in

Milind Gunaji (born 23 July 1961) is an Indian actor, model, television show host, and author, most known for his roles in Marathi and Hindi cinema.[1][2] He made his first film appearance in 1993's Papeeha and has since performed in over 60 films and acted as the host of the Zee Marathi channel travel show Bhatkanti.[3] Gunaji has served as the Government of Maharashtra's brand ambassador for forest and wildlife. Currently he is the brand ambassador for Hill Station Mahabaleshwar. In 2009 he was named the brand ambassador for the Novel Institute Group's NIBR College of Hotel Management.[4][5] Currently Milind is seen in Everest on Star Plus, which airs Monday to Friday at 10pm. He has also made a brief appearance in South Indian cinema playing important roles in two movies Aalavandhan (Tamil) and Krishnam Vande Jagadgurum (Telugu).

Career[edit]

Milind Gunaji was born on 23 July 1961 in Mumbai, Maharashtra, Gunaji initially began acting in the 1993 film Papeeha and first gained widespread notice in the 1996's Fareb in the role of inspector Indrajeet Saxena.[6] The role gained him a Filmfare Award nomination for Best Performance in a Negative Role.

He has served as a travel writer, brand ambassador of Intiamatkat Tours - Specialized in Europe and India tours! and writing a weekly column for the Marathi paper Lokprabha. In 1998 he published Majhi Mulukhgiri, a compilation of his Lokprabha columns.[7][8] Gunaji has modeled, stating that it "satisfies my ego and gives good monetary returns."[9]

Filmography[edit]

Film Year Role Language
Papeeha 1993 Kabir Sagar Hindi
Droh Kaal 1994 Shiv Hindi
Fareb 1996 Inspector Indrajeet Saxena Hindi
Koi Kisise Kum Nahin 1996 Hindi
Salma Pe Dil Aa Gaya 1997 Hindi
Virasat 1997 Bali Thakur Hindi
Sarkarnama 1998 Kumar Deshmukh Marathi
Hazaar Chaurasi Ki Maa 1998 Saroj Pal Hindi
Zor 1998 Iqbal Khan Hindi
Godmother 1999 Veeram Hindi
Jis Desh Mein Ganga Rehta Hain 2000 Milind Hindi
Aalavandhan 2000 Lt. Col. Santosh Kumar Tamil
Devdas 2002 Kalibabu Hindi
Mulaqaat 2002 Akhtar Khan Hindi
LOC Kargil 2003 Major Rajan Adhumac Hindi
Aan: Men at Work 2004 Ajit Pradhan Hindi
Dev 2004 Mangal Rao Hindi
Asambhav 2004 Ansari Hindi
Taj Mahal: An Eternal Love Story 2005 Hindi
Jigyaasa 2006 Subhash Desai Hindi
Phir Hera Pheri 2006 Nanjibhai Hindi
Come December 2006 Dr. Suresh Shah Hindi
Black and White 2008 Hamid Hindi
Yeh Mera India 2009 Ashfaq Hindi
Ek Shodh[10] 2010 Hindi
To the London Calling 2010 Rajvansh Hindi
Khatta Meeta 2010 Suhas Vichare Hindi
Karthik 2011 Kannada
Singularity 2011 Shiv English
Om Allah 2011 Saibaba Hindi
Krishnam Vande Jagadgurum 2012 Reddappa Telugu
Sambha[9] 2012 Hindi
Rab Ton Sohna Ishq 2013 Punjabi
Psycho 2013 Hindi
Kamasutra 3D 2013 Hindi
Than Than Gopal 2014 Marathi
M3 - Midsummer Midnight Mumbai 2014 Police Commissioner Hindi
Karbonn 2015 Hindi
Saankal 2015 Apoorva Shingh Bhati Hindi
Mudrank: The Stamp 2015 Hindi
The Ghazi Attack (film) 2016 Navy Officer Hindi

TV serials[edit]

Works[edit]

  • Majhi Mulukhagiri (1998)
  • Bhatakanti (2001)
  • Offbeat tracks in Maharashtra (2003)
  • Chanderi Bhatkanti (2005)
  • Gudha ramya Maharashtra (2007)
  • Mystical Magical Maharastra (2009)
  • A Travel Guide Offbeat Tracks in Maharashtra (2009)
  • Hawai Mulukhgiri (2013)

Awards and nominations[edit]

References[edit]

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