Rahul Singh (actor)

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Rahul Singh
Born (1976-10-18) 18 October 1976 (age 41)
Udaipur, Rajasthan, India
Residence Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Nationality Indian
Occupation Actor and writer
Years active 2001
Known for Zubeidaa
Spouse(s) Vartika Singh

Rahul Singh is an actor known for his works in Bollywood.[1][2][3] Singh's mother Prabha Thakur is a Hindi poet and also a member of Rajya Sabha.

Early life and background[edit]

Singh attended school at Mayo College in Ajmer and graduated from St. Xavier's College. In College he wrote more than 50 street plays and was part of an acting group that performed for various social organisations.[4]

Career[edit]

In 2001, Singh appeared in the film Zubeidaa. He also wrote dialogues for Bollywood film Kaante (2002). In 2009, he appeared in Jail.[5]

Singh currently plays the lead role of Brij Bhushan in the TV serial Sapno Ke Bhanwar Mein. [6][7] He is also acting as Vikrant Maharia as a negative role in 24 .

Singh has written and acted in stage plays for the Jagrut theatre group, which he founded.[8] He has directed and acted in nearly fifty stage plays fostering awareness for rising social issues.[9][10]

He has also performed in cultural festivals including Mood Indigo, and Malhar. Rahul has performed in The Shawl by David Mamet, Hamlet and The Merchant of Venice by Shakespeare, and The Black Cat by Edgar Allan Poe, among others. He has also performed in several classical and modern plays for the English theatre and Hindi theatre in the Oval House Theatre.[11] He is fond of puppies.

Works[edit]

Writing


Filmography
Year Film Role
1998 Dushman Taxi Driver
1998 Ghulam Assistant officer #3
1999 Baadshah Chai Person
2001 Zubeidaa Uday Singh
2001 Bas Itna Sa Khwaab Hai Yashwant Rane
2003 Darna Mana Hai Dev
2004 Kyun! Ho Gaya Na... Banna
2005 Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose: The Forgotten Hero Mohd Zaman Kiani (Chief of INA)
2006 Kachchi Sadak Randhir Singh Chaudhry
2009 Well Done Abba Rohan Kapoor
2009 Jail Abdul Gani
2010 Tere Bin Laden Qureishi
2011 Chalo Dilli Bhairon Singh Gurjar
2011 Delhi Belly Rajeev Khanna
2011 Stanley Ka Dabba School Principal
2011 Hum Tum Shabana Ravi Aggarwal
2011 Chitkabrey Jayan Mangatram Patel
2012 Chaar Din Ki Chandni Lt. Shaitan
2012 Jalpari: The Desert Mermaid Veera Boxer
2012 Khiladi 786 Azad Reddy
2013 Jayanta Bhai Ki Luv Story Dutta Bhai
2016 Saadey CM Saab Inder
2017 The Ghazi Attack Commander Razaq Moh'd. Khan
2017 Dragon Surya
Television
Year Series Role
2013 24 Vikrant Maurya
Samvidhaan: The Making of the Constitution of India Acharya Kriplani
2016-2017 Peshwa Bajirao Aurangzeb
2018-Present Chandrashekhar Ram Prasad Bismil

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Rahul Singh, Rahul Singh Photo Gallery, Rahul Singh Wallpapers, Rahul Singh Videos, Fans, Gossip, News". Movies.sulekha.com. Retrieved 18 December 2012. 
  2. ^ "Jail bails out Rahul's talent – Times of India". Articles.timesofindia.indiatimes.com. 11 November 2009. Retrieved 18 December 2012. 
  3. ^ https://web.archive.org/web/20130902185002/http://www.bollywoodhungama.com/moviemicro/cast/id/545578. Archived from the original on 2 September 2013. Retrieved 30 June 2013.  Missing or empty |title= (help)
  4. ^ "I have become addicted to Madhur Bhandarkar: Rahul Singh : Star Talk". mediaticks.com. 18 November 2009. Retrieved 18 December 2012. 
  5. ^ "Jail bails out Rahul's talent – Times of India". Articles.times of india.indiatimes.com. 11 November 2009. Retrieved 4 April 2012. 
  6. ^ https://web.archive.org/web/20121212043849/http://www.mid-day.com/entertainment/2012/nov/301112-Akshay-Kumar-is-Rahul-Singhs-godbrother.htm. Archived from the original on 12 December 2012. Retrieved 13 December 2012.  Missing or empty |title= (help)
  7. ^ http://www.sunday-guardian.com/young-restless/age-has-a-long-way-to-catch-up-with-me. Retrieved 24 June 2012.  Missing or empty |title= (help)[dead link]
  8. ^ "Initiator of Theatre Group Jagrut and his college details". Genesisglobalschool.com. 4 August 2011. Retrieved 30 April 2012. 
  9. ^ "Akshay finds new action star for KHILADI 786". DESILINKSTV.COM : Watch Different!. Retrieved 18 November 2014. 
  10. ^ "Akshay Praises actor Rahul Singh". Bollywood Bytes. Retrieved 18 November 2014. 
  11. ^ "rahul singh Filmography, Wallpapers, Pictures, Photo Gallery, News, Videos, Events & Parties". Glamsham.com. Retrieved 30 April 2012. 
  12. ^ "RAHUL SINGH – From being a writing actor to being on the threshold of being written about - Indian Entertainment Online". Indianentertainment.info. Retrieved 18 November 2014. 

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