Manoj Bakshi is a very known figure in the movies made in Bollywood. He has appeared in more than 20 movies in his film career. Manoj Bakshi started his acting career by becoming a theatre acting artist. Manoj was born in New Delhi. He was born on October 13 in the year 1966. He completed his schooling at Saint Francis Xavier Academy. There on, he joined the highly esteemed University of Delhi to pursue his higher studies further.
His entry in Bollywood with the movie, Oye Lucky! Lucky Oye!. In this movie, Manoj played the role of Dr. Handa’s associate. Abhay Deol, Paresh Rawal, and Neetu Chandra were in the lead roles in the movies. This was a Comedy, Crime, Drama movie. The movie, Oye Lucky! Lucky Oye!, was released in the year 2008. Next, he played a role in the movie Doni Chaar Doo.
This was a Comedy-drama movie in which Rishi Kapoor and Neetu Singh were the actors playing the lead. Manoj Bakshi played the role of Dada Popley. This movie, Doni Chaar Doo, was released in the year 2010. Manoj Bakshi's next movie was Delhi Belly. This was an Action, Comedy movie.
The lead characters were played by Imran Khan, Vir Das, and Kunaal Roy Kapur. The movie, Delhi Belly, was released in the year 2011. Manoj Bakshi’s popular role was in the movie No One Killed Jessica. The movie was based on real life incidents and crimes. The movie had a cast of Rani Mukerji, Vidya Balan and Myra Karn playing the lead roles. The movie, No One Killed Jessica, was released in the year 2011. Manoj Bakshi’s next popular role was in the movie Jab Tak Hai Jaan.
The movie was one of the highest grossing movies of the year it was released. The movie was a Yash Chopra direction movie and had the cast of Shah Rukh Khan, Katrina Kaif, and Anushka Sharma in the lead roles. The movie, Jab Tak Hai Jaan, was released in the year 2012 and Manoj Bakshi played the role of Mr. Kapoor. Manoj’s next known role was in the movie Bajrangi Bhaijaan. This was also one of the top grossing movies. The movie had Salman Khan in the lead role. Manoj played the role of Qureshi in the movie. The movie, Bajrangi Bhaijaan, was released in the year 2015. In the year 2018, Manoj appeared in movies like When Obama Loved Osama, and FryDay, Badhaai Ho.