Articles about Anupam Kher
Born on March 7, 1955, Indian actor, director, film producer and the former chairman of the Film and Television Institute of India, Anupam Kher has several awards and accolades under his belt. The internationally acclaimed actor graduated from the National School of Drama in 1978. Kher has appeared in over 500 movies, in a career spanning three decades. Kher lost his hair at an early age. Though Kher made his Bollywood debut in 1984, with the movie ‘Saaransh,’ the then 29-year-old Kher played the role of a 65-year man, who loses his son. The movie was commercially successful, and Kher’s role was critically lauded thus earning him his first Filmfare Award for the movie. Kher has played a variety of roles over the years. As of 2021, some of his blockbuster hit movies include ‘Dil Hai Ki Manta Nahin,’ (1991), ‘Beta’ (1991), ‘Darr’ (1993), ‘Hum Aapke Hain Koun…!’ (1994), ‘Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge’ (1995), ‘Kuch Kuch Hota Hai,’ (1998), ‘Kya Kehna’ (1999), and ‘A Wednesday!’ (2008) among others. Kher has also appeared in international movies including ‘Bend it Like Beckham’ (2002), ‘Bride and Prejudice’ (2004), ‘The Mistress of Spices’ (2006), ‘Lust,’ ‘Caution’ (2007), ‘Speedy Singhs’ (2011) and ‘ER.’ Kher made his directorial debut with ‘Om Jai Jagadish’ (2002). As of 2021, he has appeared in over a dozen Television shows. He is a recipient of two National Film Awards, and eight Filmfare Awards, as of 2021. A Kashmiri Hindu, Kher has been vocal about the issues of Kashmiri Pandits over Twitter. In 2020, he was involved in a Twitter spat with actor Naseeruddin Shah, by calling him frustrated and a drug addict.
07 Aug 2022Entertainment
India is celebrating Friendship Day on Sunday (August 7).
27 Jul 2022Entertainment
Team Emergency is on a sure-shot roll!
25 Jul 2022Entertainment
Film production and distribution house Rajshri Productions took the internet by storm after they announced the release date of their 60th title Uunchai.
22 Jul 2022Entertainment
Veteran actor Anupam Kher is no stranger when it comes to political flicks.
27 Jun 2022Entertainment
Actor Anupam Kher is on a roll!
21 Jun 2022Entertainment
Vivek Agnihotri's The Kashmir Files was released on March 11 and set the worldwide box office ablaze soon after.
20 Jun 2022Entertainment
It's a wrap on The Signature!
19 Jun 2022Entertainment
Bollywood has treated us with numerous memorable characters over the years.
09 Jun 2022Entertainment
Bollywood actor Mahima Chaudhry recently opened up about her battle against breast cancer.
30 May 2022Entertainment
Production giant Rajshri Productions took to Twitter on Monday to share an exciting update regarding its upcoming Hindi film Uunchai.
18 May 2022Entertainment
Another Bollywood classic is on its way to getting a "modern" remake!
15 May 2022Entertainment
Madhuri Dixit Nene is one of the most loved actors in Bollywood.
15 Apr 2022Entertainment
Following the success of The Kashmir Files, filmmaker Vivek Ranjan Agnihotri has started working on his next, The Delhi Files.
23 Mar 2022Entertainment
Led by Akshay Kumar, Bachchhan Paandey released on March 18 amid huge expectations.
15 Mar 2022India
Vivek Agnihotri's brand new movie The Kashmir Files has taken over the public discourse in the last few days.
13 Mar 2022Entertainment
The conflict in Kashmir finds its roots in 1947 and since then, this territorial fight has left thousands dead and innumerable people reeling from the consequences.
21 Feb 2022Entertainment
After the much-talked-about The Tashkent Files, filmmaker Vivek Ranjan Agnihotri is set to release The Kashmir Files, the next entry to his trilogy.
20 Nov 2021Entertainment
Vivek Ranjan Agnihotri, who created quite a stir with The Tashkent Files, is gearing up for his next.
13 Sep 2021Entertainment
Vivek Ranjan Agnihotri announced his next venture that has been titled The DELHI Files.
27 Aug 2021Entertainment
Neena Gupta is one excited lady!
23 Jul 2021Entertainment
Veteran actor Anupam Kher recently announced his upcoming film, Shiv Shastri Balboa, and shared its first look on social media.
11 Jun 2021Entertainment
Discovery+ original documentary, Bhuj: The Day India Shook is now streaming on the platform.
10 Jun 2021Entertainment
Anupam Kher recently shared the teaser of the Discovery+ documentary Bhuj: The Day India Shook on his social media accounts.
25 May 2021Entertainment
Veteran star Anupam Kher on Tuesday completed 37 years in the film industry and the actor said that if not for his debut movie Saaransh, he wouldn't have reached the milestone in his career.
08 May 2021Entertainment
Anupam Kher, who was widely appreciated for his role in the short film Happy Birthday, has bagged the Best Actor award at the New York City International Film Festival (NYCIFF).
26 Apr 2021Entertainment
The Narendra Modi-led government is being slammed for administrative failure in dealing with the second wave of the pandemic.
20 Apr 2021Entertainment
Anupam Kher has joined the panel of distinguished jury for BAFTA (British Academy of Film and Television Arts) Breakthrough India.
15 Apr 2021Entertainment
Anupam Kher isn't returning as Dr. Vijay Kapoor on the American medical drama New Amsterdam, Deadline has reported.
21 Dec 2020Entertainment
Actor Mithun Chakraborty on Saturday collapsed on the sets of a movie after suffering from food poisoning.
14 Dec 2020Entertainment
On Friday, actor Arya Banerjee was found dead inside her south Kolkata apartment under mysterious circumstances.
12 Dec 2020Entertainment
Actor Arya Banerjee, who had worked in Vidya Balan-starrer blockbuster The Dirty Picture, was found dead in her apartment on Friday.
25 Nov 2020Entertainment
Legendary Bollywood choreographer, Saroj Khan, who was fondly known as the Mother of Dance, passed away earlier this year but her unforgettable charm lives on.
20 Nov 2020Auto
Tata Motors has garnered over 4 million customers for its passenger vehicles in India since its establishment in 1945. In order to celebrate the accomplishment, the company has released a video that takes us down the memory lane.
20 Oct 2020Entertainment
Shah Rukh Khan and Kajol-starrer Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge has clocked 25 years of release today.
20 Jul 2020Entertainment
In the world of entertainment, it was a mixed bag on Monday.
13 Jul 2020Entertainment
Amitabh Bachchan, who is currently admitted to Mumbai's Nanavati Hospital after his coronavirus diagnosis, on Sunday thanked fans and colleagues for their concern and prayers.
15 Jun 2020Entertainment
At 34, it's difficult to comment on an actor's legacy. It's much easier to speculate on what the future could have been.
08 Jun 2020Entertainment
Veteran actor Anupam Kher has revealed that he was diagnosed with manic depression (also called bipolar disorder) in the past. He added that he sought assistance and medication helped him recover from the condition.