Anupam Kher, who was distinguished by his brilliant acting talent in the film world, was born in Shimla on March 07, 1955. Growing up in an ordinary family, Anupam was fond of acting from childhood. He completed his studies from Delhi’s National School of Drama and then came to Mumbai to dream of becoming an actor. Here he faced many difficulties but he did not give up.
In 1982, Anupam’s hard work paid off and he got an opportunity to act in the film ‘Arrival’ directed by Muzaffar Ali. After this, in the year 1984, Mahesh Bhatt’s film ‘Summary’ proved to be a milestone for Anupam. In this film, 29-year-old Anupam played the role of a retired elderly man. His performance in the film was well received. Along with this, he also received the Filmfare Best Actor Award for this film. After this film, Anupam’s film career started and he got a chance to act in many films one after the other.
Anupam has acted in more than 400 films so far. He achieved a special place in the film world due to his struggle and strong acting. In his film career, Anupam played every character well. He is also known as ‘Drama of School’ in the film world. He made his acting debut in Bollywood to Hollywood. Anupam’s major films include Utsav, Aakhri Rasta, Karma, Ram Lakhan, Chalbaaz, Der, Ladla, Hum Aapke Hain Kaun, Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge, A Family Man, The Accidental Prime Minister, etc. Apart from acting in films, Anupam has also hosted a number of TV shows, including Kaal ten crore ka, The Anupam Kher show-anything can happen, Bharatvarsha etc.
Apart from all this, Anupam has also been the producer of the film ‘Main Gandhi Ko Nahi Mara’ and ‘Tere Sang’ and the director of the film ‘Om Jai Jagdish’. Anupam Kher was first married to Madhumalati, but soon divorced. After this, Anupam married actress Kiran Kher in 1985. He is still active in the film world. For his commendable contribution in films, the Government of India honored him with the Padma Shri in 2004 and the Padma Bhushan Award in 2016. Apart from acting, Anupam Kher is also active in the field of writing. He has written The Best Thing About You Is You and Your Best Day Is Today.
Anupam is also very active on social media. Anupam Kher, who has made his mark around the world, has millions of fans.