Articles about Ashish Vidyarthi

Indian cinema has always celebrated its heroes. Villains are almost always tools to make the hero look good. However, every now and then, certain actors catch the attention of an average Indian film fan for their portrayal of the anti-hero. Ashish Vidyarthi is one of those few. Born on June 19, 1962, in Thalassery, Kerala, Vidyarthi moved to Delhi along with his parents at the age of seven. He began his acting career through TV serials. He appeared in serials in different regional languages before appearing in the hit serial ‘Ghutan’. He made his film debut in the Kannada film ‘Anand’ in 1986. He then went on to appear in movies in languages such as Hindi, Malayalam, etc., including ‘1942: A Love Story,' ‘Naajayaz,’ ‘Barfi!,’ etc. In 1995, he won a National Award for the Best Supporting Actor for his role in ‘Droh Kaal’ (1994). His portrayal of Ramanbhai in the 1996 film ‘Is Raat Ki Subah Nahin’ won him the Star Screen Award for Best Villain. Apart from negative roles, Vidyarthi has also excelled in comedic roles which showcases his versatility as an actor.

'Sunflower' review: Sunil Grover leads the thoroughly enjoyable dark comedy

13 Jun 2021

Entertainment
'Sunflower' review: Sunil Grover leads the thoroughly enjoyable dark comedy

When a resident of a posh Mumbai apartment society named Sunflower says, "This is a weird society," her neighbor solemnly replies, "The whole world is a weird society."

'Sunflower' teaser: Everyone is masked up in this black comedy

21 May 2021

Entertainment
'Sunflower' teaser: Everyone is masked up in this black comedy

Makers dropped the official teaser for comedy-thriller Sunflower recently, and the little-over-a-minute clip surely raises anticipation for the upcoming show.

I like women's bodies, not their brains: Ram Gopal Varma

06 Jan 2021

Entertainment
I like women's bodies, not their brains: Ram Gopal Varma

Filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma, who has often landed in controversies for his comments, has done it once again.

RGV's '12'o'clock' to be the first theatrical release of 2021

24 Dec 2020

Entertainment
RGV's '12'o'clock' to be the first theatrical release of 2021

Director Ram Gopal Varma is all set to release his new movie 12'o'clock in theaters on January 8, 2021.