Sharat Saxena

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Sharat Saxena
Saxena in 2011
Born (1950-08-17) 17 August 1950 (age 65)
Satna, Madhya Pradesh, India
Alma mater Jabalpur Engineering College
Occupation Actor
Years active 1972–present
Spouse(s) Shobha Saxena

Sharat Saxena is an Indian actor working in Bollywood films. He has acted in more than 250 Bollywood films. Saxena started his career in the early 1970s and has mainly played either supporting roles of a father, uncle or evil villains.

He has starred in some of the most successful films of Bollywood like Mr. India, Tridev, Ghayal, Khiladi, Ghulam, Gupt: The Hidden Truth, Soldier, Baghban, Fanaa, Krrish, Ek Hi Raasta (1993) and many more. His performances in these films have established him as one of the best supporting actors in Bollywood. He has also appeared in many Malayalam, Telugu and Tamil films.

He played the role of Kichaka in the television serial Mahabharat.

He was also nominated for Filmfare Best Villain Award for Ghulam (1998).

Early life[edit]

Sharat Saxena was born on August 17, 1950 in Satna, Madhya Pradesh. He has also issued in many Telugu, Malayalam and Tamil films. He is married to Shobha Saxena. He did his schooling from St. Joseph's Convent School, Bhopal. After doing Engineering in Electronics & Telecommunication from Jabalpur Engineering College. he wanted to become an actor. So, in 1972, he came to Mumbai. The going was tough because of his build, but eventually he got the role of a henchman. Benaam,[1] was his first release. Then followed Dil Dewana, Agent Vinod, Kaala Patthar and others.

Personal life[edit]

He currently lives in Madh Island, a colony on the outskirts of Mumbai. He lives with his wife Shobha and two children, Veera and Vishal.

Selected filmography[edit]

Hindi films[edit]

Malayalam films[edit]

Punjabi films[edit]

  • Ucha Dar Babeh Nanak Dha (1982)

Telugu films[edit]

Tamil films[edit]

TV series[edit]

Awards and nominations[edit]


  1. ^ Film Benaam
  2. ^ "Kapil Sharma gets fit debut film Kis Kisko Pyar Karu". Archived from the original on 7 December 2014. Retrieved 27 November 2014. 

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