Sanjeev Pandey is a highly talented actor working in both, the Bollywood film and TV industry. Born on 22nd April 1974. Sanjeev has had an experience in acting for over 2 long decades now. He graduated in Physics honours from Calcutta University in 1994. But the man famous for his roles as APJ Abdul Kalam in the Mega Icons series on National Geographic started acting at the age of 16. He started out as a theatre artist, acting and even working in the production of theatre plays since his teenage days.
He was enamoured with acting as a profession, in between he even completed his graduation but never much showed any interest in working in any kind of service or job, the acting bug had bitten him since his early days when he used to watch Amitabh Bacchan, Rishi Kapoor and Dharmendra. In Kolkata, he grew up acting in the famous Padatik Kolkata Theatre, where he has acted and even sometimes directed a few plays. He has also acted in a few musical theatres. He made his first ever appearance on any screen in 2006,
when he played a doctor on the History Channel show Fear Files, the documentary TV series was based on exploration of urban legends engraved in various cultures around the world. After this, he went back to Kolkata to act in the theatres, and then in 2013 he moved to Mumbai and finally made it as a prominent TV serial actor. His first appearance on Indian TV shows was for Savdhaan India, where he appeared in multiple episodes. Next up for Sanjeev was Waaris, a show about a mother raising her daughter as a son in order to keep the family heritage, where Sanjeev played the character of the tough police inspector.
Sanjeev har right now been blessed to work on some of the biggest TV serials like Sasural Simar Ka, Kasauti Zindagi Ki, Crime Patrol, Vignharta Ganesha, Bhootu and his most prominent TV role was on Porus, based on the life of Indian warrior Porus, where Sanjeev appeared as King Besus. In 2019, Sanjeev made his debut on the silver screen in Scotland, a thought provoking film about a revenge tale. The film was very well received and praised by critics both nationally and internationally. His upcoming movie is a big one, he will be playing a big role in Abhishek Bacchan starred The Big Bull set to release sometime in 2021.