Raj Arjun

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Raj Arjun
Born (1972-02-08) 8 February 1972 (age 50)[1]
OccupationActor
Years active2004-present
Spouse(s)Sanya Arjun
ChildrenSara Arjun, Suhaan Arjun

Raj Arjun is an Indian actor who mainly works in Hindi cinema. He has also worked in Malayalam, Tamil and Telugu cinema.[2][3] He is the recipient of Zee Cine Awards for Best Actor In A Negative Role and Indian Television Academy Awards for Best Actor.

Early and personal life[edit]

Raj was born on 8 February 1972 in Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh. He was associated with theatre in Bhopal for multiple years.[4] He is married to Sanya. The couple have two children, Sara Arjun and Suhaan Arjun. His daughter Sara is also an actress.[5]

Career[edit]

Hindi cinema[edit]

Arjun made his debut in Hindi Film Industry with the film Black Friday.[2] He got recognition in industry with the film Secret Superstar.[6] He has also acted in films like Thalaivii and Love Hostel.[4][7]

Tamil[edit]

He made his debut in Tamil Film Industry with the film Watchman.[8]

Telugu[edit]

He made his debut in Telugu Film Industry with the film Dear Comrade.[9]

Filmography[edit]

Key
Films that have not yet been released Denotes films that have not yet been released

Films[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2004 Black Friday Nasir Deklu
2005 D
2010 Kaalo Chandan
2011 Shabri Murad
Khap Chander
2012 Thaandavam Kenny Thomas Tamil film
Rowdy Rathore Jagdish
2013 Satyagraha Sangram Singh
Shree Krishna Kant Desai
2016 Traffic Aslam bhai
BHK Bhalla@Halla.Kom Gagan Bhalla
2017 Raees Ilyas
Secret Superstar Farookh Malik
Daddy Rafique
2019 Dear Comrade Ramesh Rao Telugu film
Watchman Terrorist Tamil film
Tadbeer
Darklight Baba
2021 Shershaah Subedaar Raghunath
Thalaivii R M Veerapan Hindi version
2022 Love Hostel DCP Sushil Rathi
Yudhra dagger TBA
TBA Khajuraho Dreams dagger TBA Malayalam film
TBA Gum Gum Ganesha dagger TBA Telugu film

Television[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2018 Karenjit Kaur – The Untold Story of Sunny Leone Anupam Chaubey ZEE5 web series
2021 Sabka Sai Sai Baba MX Player web series
TBA Jhansi dagger TBA Telugu language show
TBA Dr. Arora dagger [10] TBA Web series

Awards and nominations[edit]

Movie Award Category Result Ref.
2018 Secret Superstar Zee Cine Awards Best Actor In A Negative Role Won [11]
2021 Sabka Sai Indian Television Academy Awards Best Actor Won [11]
2021 The Minituarist Of Junagarh IFFSA Toronto Best Actor Won [12]
2022 Pilibhit Chitra Bharati Film Festival Best Actor Won [12]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Raj Arjun". www.facebook.com. Retrieved 16 July 2022.
  2. ^ a b "Why Thalaivii actor Raj Arjun had almost quit acting: Was fed up of being known as a two scene actor". Hindustan Times. 8 October 2021. Retrieved 15 July 2022.
  3. ^ "Raj Arjun". www.facebook.com. Retrieved 16 July 2022.
  4. ^ a b Kumar, P. k Ajith (11 September 2021). "Actor Raj Arjun on his 'Thalaivii' experience". The Hindu. ISSN 0971-751X. Retrieved 15 July 2022.
  5. ^ "Que Sara Sara". 1 June 2011 – via The Hindu.
  6. ^ "Raj Arjun: I feel 'Secret Superstar' was my first film; all other films were to prove my existence as an actor - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 15 July 2022.
  7. ^ "Raj Arjun: The magical part about being an actor is playing different lives - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 15 July 2022.
  8. ^ "Raj Arjun: Before I started getting offers, it was Sara who took care of me like a mother". The New Indian Express. Retrieved 15 July 2022.
  9. ^ Chowdhary, Y. Sunita (5 August 2019). "Interview with Raj Arjun of 'Dear Comrade'". The Hindu. ISSN 0971-751X. Retrieved 15 July 2022.
  10. ^ "Raj Arjun talks about working with Imtiaz Ali on web series 'Dr Arora' - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 19 July 2022.
  11. ^ a b "Raj Arjun Awards: List of awards and nominations received by Raj Arjun | Times of India Entertainment". timesofindia.indiatimes.com. Retrieved 16 July 2022.
  12. ^ a b "Raj Arjun wins Best Actor for Pilibhit at CBFF 2022". The New Indian Express. Retrieved 16 July 2022.

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