Veteran Hindi film actor Anupam Kher is a well-known Bollywood artist. With his stellar performances in numerous films, he has left an indelible mark on the silver screen. Anupam Kher has played a wide range of characters in films, including dangerous villains, comedic roles, and serious roles. This is why he is known for his distinct acting style.
Anupam Kher was born in Shimla on March 7, 1955. His father worked as a clerk in the Forest Service.
Anupam Kher has appeared in over 500 films during his career. He is still working in the film industry. Anupam will appear in The Kashmir Files soon. The film, directed by Vivek Agnihotri, will be released on March 11. He had to work very hard to achieve the fame that Anupam has today.
Anupam Kher received his early education in Shimla. He had a passion for acting since he was in elementary school. He used to be present at every event. Anupam Kher, on the other hand, believes that people did not like his acting at first. After finishing his education, he gradually began studying acting.
Following that, he enrolled in the National School of Drama. Anupam Kher made his lead acting debut in Hindi cinema with Saransh in 1984. He played the role of a 65-year-old old man in this film, and he was well-liked on screen. Anupam Kher received the Filmfare Best Actor Award for his performance in Saransh. Following that, he appeared in a number of films.
Anupam Kher made a lot of headlines in 1986 for his villainous role in the film Karma. Following this, he worked on many great films, including Sansar, Tezaab, Ram Lakhan, Chaalbaaz, Saudagar, Hum, Beta, Roop Ki Rani Choron Ka Raja, Ladla, Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge, Ziddi, MS Dhoni, and The Accidental Prime Minister.
Anupam has completed over 500 films in various languages. He was not only a promising student at the ‘National School of Drama,’ but he was also its chairperson. In FTII, he progressed from student to chairperson.
Anupam and Kiran met in Chandigarh. Both were members of the Chandigarh Theater Group, though Kiran moved to Mumbai from Chandigarh in 1980.
She met businessman Gautam Berry in Mumbai. Kiran and Gautam eventually married, and she gave birth to a son, Sikandar Kher, a year later.
Kiran and Gautam realized their marriage was in trouble when Sikandar was about 4-5 years old.
Simultaneously, Anupam Kher married a girl named Madhumalti Kapoor in 1979 at the request of family members. Madhumalti Kapoor is also an actress who is famous for her roles in Gadar, Sonu Ke Titu Ki Sweety, The Hero: Love Story of a Spy, De De Pyaar De and many other Hindi and Punjabi movies.
Both were dissatisfied with their marriage. They ran into each other again in Kolkata for Nadira Babbar’s play. Anupam proposed Kiran as a result of this meeting.
Following that, the two began meeting on a regular basis. They divorced their previous partners and married in 1985. Sikandar, Kirron Kher’s son, was adopted by Anupam and given his surname.
Anupam also has an interesting secret: for the past 29 years, he has been travelling in an aeroplane while wearing a white shirt and blue jeans. This was revealed by the veteran actor himself in an exclusive interview with Jagran.com. Anupam Kher stated, “At first, he was very scared while flying.” I had to travel a lot for work, so I realized that in a white shirt and blue jeans, I could stay calm and control my fears. That’s why I’ve been flying in a white shirt and blue jeans for the past 29 years.
Acted in International Project
Anupam Kher has also made a name for himself on the international stage. Anupam made his film debut in Mahesh Bhatt’s Saransh. This film was a huge success. It was unique in that Anupam played the role of an elderly father in this film, despite the fact that he was only 28 years old at the time.
Anupam Kher Net Worth
Anupam Kher’s total assets, according to media reports, exceed 400 crores. Aside from films, he also makes a lot of money from advertisements and TV shows. Aside from that, Anupam Kher owns a luxurious home in New York City, pictures of which he frequently posts on Instagram. Aside from that, he owns a Mercedes Benz S 350.