Asif Basra is an actor possessing so much of talent. He has a spark for acting. He is an Indian television, film and theater actor. His career started in 2001, and he is working to date. His dedication and devotion can make anyone admire his personality. He also conducts workshops for theater and is a theater facilitator. Asif is acting since his school time in class tenth. In his college days, he was a highly popular actor for plays and grabbed many awards. Surprisingly Asif is a graduate from the science background and was well settled in his job. But his studies and job couldn’t create distance between him and acting. He spent much of salary on watching plays and during this routine his life took another positive turn for him.
and got a chance to portray his talent in the play Hamlet in the role of Horatio. Other English plays performed by him are Merchant Of Venice. His most appreciable performance was in the play Mahatma v/s Gandhi produced by
. In this, he played five characters. Another performance of Asif Basra is in Main Bhi Superman in which he played a role of 12-year-old child suffering from Spina Bifida. Some of his works include Quicksand and Black Friday in 2003. After that he never looked back and performed various another types of roles in movies like and plays like Love in Nepal, Parzania, Outsourced, One Night With The King, Mixed Doubles,
Jab We Met
, Tandoori Love,
Chal Chala Chal
, Once Upon A Time In Mumbai, Lamhaa, and Knock Out.
His recent works are his role of Ali’s Father in the movie Kai Po Che and Dr. Alok Sen in Krrish 3 in 2013; Aisha’s father in
and Devendra in Manjunath in 2014. He received critical appreciation in Anurag Kashyap’s Black Friday and Rahul Dholakia’s Parzania. His work in the American comedy film made him very much popular, and this movie grabbed many awards too. Asif is a much- talented actor who inspires others too.