Anand Suryavanshi was born on Dec 15. He did his schooling ‘Seventh-day Adventist High School’, Visakhapatnam. He went to ‘University of Mumbai’ for his graduation in ‘Economics’.

He started his career in TV industry with the hit serial ‘ Kasautii Zindagii Kay’, which was running on Star Plus. He worked in this serial between 2002 to 2003. In 2004, he appeared in ‘ Zameen Se Aassman Tak’ which was running on Sahara One. The next project, gave him a place and attention in the Silver screen. It was the TV Serial, ‘ Mamta’, ran on Zee TV, where he performed the role of ‘Akshay Srivastva’ from 2006 to 2007, became the milestone in his acting career. From 2007 to 2008, he appeared in two TV serials. He did the role of ‘Dhairya’ in the soap opera, titled, ‘ Virrudh’, which was broadcasted on Sony TV from March 2007 to Jan 2008. The other serial, which he did during this period, was ‘ Kya Dill Mein Hai’, where he performed the role of ‘Aniket’. This drama series was telecasted on 9X from Dec 2007 to Nov 2008.

When he appeared as ‘ Rishi’ in the TV series, named as ‘ Grihasti’, Anand got his foothold stronger than before. This family drama was broadcasted on ‘Star Plus’ from Feb 2008 to March 2009. The next role, he did, was for the TV serial, ‘ Bhagyavidhaata’, wherein he performed the role of an important character, a police officer ‘ Arjun’. The drama TV series, was telecasted on Colors TV from May 2009 to April 2011. From Nov 2010 to Aug 2011, he acted in a TV drama, titled as ‘ Yeh Ishq Haaye’. He did the role of ‘Ranbir Malhotra’ in the serial, which was aired on Star One. The last he was seen in the TV series, ‘Hum Ne Li Hai... Shapath’ as ‘Dr Dev’. This TV series was broadcasted on Life OK from Jan 2012 to July 2013. He did a few episodes of detective TV serial ‘ Krishna Arjun’ and a thriller ‘Rooh’ (Zee TV).

This down to earth and beefy actor has also debuted in a Bollywood movie, ‘Kisses Love Phillum Dosti-Truth Or Dare’ which was released during 2013. The movie didn’t make any ripple though, but the acting skills of Anand were much appreciated.

Alok Nath Hindi Actor

Alok Nath

Alok Nath is an Indian television and Bollywood film actor who got his fame in the television drama series, Buniyaad in 1986. He played as Master Haveliram, a patriot and freedom fighter. Buniyaad was first broadcasted on DD National under Doordarshan network and later, because of its popularity, it was re-broadcasted in DD Metro and several Indian television channels like Sahara One. Alok was born on July 10, 1956 and raised up in New Delhi, India. He studied in the Modern School and Hindu College. When in college, he performed along with Ruchika and the popular theater group in Delhi. This became his advantage to join the prominent National School of Drama as a part of his degree in college. He started in year 1980 in the television series, Rishte-Naate followed by the epic film, Gandhi in 1982. Alok was the bar owner in the Bollywood film, Aaj Ki Awaaz under the direction of Ravi Chopra. He also appeared in Mashaal under the same director in 1984. Alok made an appearance in some of the major hit Bollywood films and played supporting roles like Taal, Hum Aapke Hain Koun..!, Pardes, Maine Pyar Kiya and Vivah which is a box office hit and her role as an uncle was appreciated by the critics. He did negative roles in movies like Shadyantra, Bol Radha Bol and more. In 1989, he played as Karan, a poor mechanic who lives with her daughter Suman (played by Bhagyashree Patwardhan) in the musical romantic film, Maine Pyar Kiya. He was essayed to do the role of Deepak Seth in Raman’s Kumar soap opera, Tara on Zee TV channel from 1993 to 1997. He was also in some of the episodes of Zee TV’s, Rishtey from 1999 to 2001. Alok played the role of Prakash Chandra Sharma in Sapna Babul Ka… Bidaai on STAR Plus from 2007 to 2010. He was also the father of Abha in Yahan Main Ghar Ghar Kheli. Some of his recent television serials are Kuch Toh Loh Kahenge and Do Dil Bandhe Ek Dori Se. At present, he is Jagat Babuji in the fictional comedy series, Tu Mere Agal Bagal Hai on SAB TV. After thirty years of being in the acting industry, Alik became popular in the Hindi cinema and television. Recently, Alok became an overnight viral in social networking sites like Twitter and Facebook when all of a sudden, people make fun on his character on films under Rajshri’s production. Some even created a page entitled, Alok Nath Memes that gained so many likes.


Anang Desai

Anang Desai was born on May 4, 1953 at Ahmedabad. He is married to ‘Chitra Desai’, who is a lawyer and has two sons. He went to ‘National School of Drama’, Delhi to hone his acting skills and graduated in 1978. He then, for the next 8 years, remained connected to institute’s Theater Company. He started his acting career with his debut appearance in the Oscar winning Hollywood movie, ‘Gandhi’. The movie was released in 1982, wherein he performed the role of ‘J.B Kriplani’. Since then, he had acted in around 85 Bollywood movies. He has performed almost all types of characters in his 3 decades of Bollywood career. He has also been working for TV industry since 1987, when he appeared in the political TV series, ‘Raj Se Swaraj’. The next year, he did a few episodes of all time hit Tele series, ‘Bharat Ek Khoj’ as ‘Raja Ram Mohan Roy’ and as ‘Ibrahim Lodi’. This historical drama was aired during 1988, on Doordharshan or DD National, as it is currently known as. In his illustratious career, he had worked with top Indian directors including Shyam Benegal, Subhash Ghai, Mahesh Bhatt and Satish Kaushik among others. He has acted in more than eighty TV-shows so far. The last year, he was seen in a Psychological thriller ‘Main Naa Bhoolungi’ as ‘Mahanto Jagannath’. The serial has been aired from Dec 2013 and recently been concluded during the month of Aug 2014 on Sony TV. Currently he is busy in doing a TV sitcom, titled, ‘Chandrakant Chiplunkar Seedi Bambawala’ where in he is performing the role of ‘Hasubai Mehta’. The show has started on 18th Aug 2014 and is running on SAB TV. He won two Star Pariwar awards for the role of ‘Tulsidas Parekh’ aka ‘Babuji’ in the TV sitcom, ‘Khichdi’. The serial was broadcasted from 2002 to 2004 on Star Plus. The second season was named as ‘Instant Khichdi’ wherein he again donned the role of ‘Tulsidas Parekh’ but this time the TV series was broadcasted on Star One (a sister channel of Star Plus) from 2005 to 2006. This was followed by the movie with the same name, ‘Khichdi: The Movie’ which was released during Oct 2010 and rated as average. In the movie, he again performed the role of ‘Tulsidas Parekh’ aka ‘Babuji’. Another version of this story... Anang Desai is a renowned Indian film and television actor. He was born on May 4, 1953 in Ahmedabad, India. He was married to a lawyer, Chitra Desai and they have been blessed with two sons.  He entered the National School of Drama in New Delhi and after that, Anang was associated with the repertory company of NSD for nearly 8 years and worked with the prominent theatre directors. His first film is the epic biographical English film, Gandhi where he played the role of Acharya Kripalani in 1982. His first appearance in television was from the serial, Raj Se Swaraj in year 1987. Anang already worked with some of the famous directors like Satish Kaushik, Shyam Benegal, Mahesh Bhatt and Subhash Ghai.  Anang has done several films in more than two decades of his career. He acted in films life Bharat Ek Khoj, Falak (The Sky), Parinda, Parinati, Aashiqui, Junoon, Gunaah, Dilwale, Dil Ka Doctor, Jhooth Bole Kauwa Kaate, Dahek: A Burning Passion and more. In 2001, he played as Lalit Kumar Malhorta in the Bollywood film, Yaadein then later, he acted in the horror film, Raaz by Mahesh Bhatt. Subsequently, he bagged different roles in various films including the popular ‘Khichdi: The Movie’ in 2010. His character as Ishwarbhai Patel in the Gujarati film, Kevi Rite Jaish in 2012 gained him the Best Supporting Actor award in the 12th Transmedia Awards. Anang has done several television shows as well including the Hindi sitcom, Khichdi which was produced by UTV Software Communications. He played the role of Tulsidas Parekh or Babuji, who is the head of the family. Anang received two Star Parivar Awards for his excellent comedic performance in the show. He also acted in Rose Audiovisuals’ India Calling on STAR One. The actor also appeared in Lucky, Instant Khichdi, Alaxmi Ka Super Parivaar, Sanskaar Laxmi, Kumkum, Who Rehne Waali Mehlon Ki, Miley Jab Hum Tum, Don’t Worry Chachu, Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah, Bombay Blue and the Dutch drama show ‘Das Mädchen Mit Dem Indischen Smaragd’. Anang played as the boss of Aditya (played by Arjun Bijlani) on SAB TV’s Jo Biwi Se Kare Pyaar. He bagged a pivotal role in the television series, Hatim in 2013, where he essayed the role of a royal king who gave Hatim the 7 questions he needs and will be his guide on his legendary journey. This year, Anang donned the role of Hasmukh Mehta, a wealthy Gujarati businessman in the comedy series, Chandrakant Chiplunkar Seedi Bambawala on SAB TV. He also made his entry to the drama series, Main Naa Bhoolungi on Sony India. He bagged the role of Mahanto Jagannath, a successful business tycoon.  Anang Desai is a very versatile actor who can grab the attention of the audience and take them by storm with his captivating personality and efficient acting skills in almost all of his shows. Initially, he is always inclined to serious and emotional roles and he was thankful to JD Majethia and Aatish Kapadia of Hats Off Productions who changed his personality and believed that he can do comedic roles also. Because of that, he got enough popularity and became a household name in the Indian television.

Anang Desai Hindi Actor