Suraj Sharma is an Indian actor. Suraj made his first appearance on the screen with the famous 'Life of Pi' movie in 2012. He played the main role in the film. Ang Lee had given the direction for 'Life of Pi' and the movie was based on the reference of a novel of the identical name. Later he appeared in ' Million Dollar Arm,' ' Umrika' and is now to appear in 'Burn Your Maps' which is in the stage of post-production. He has even been a part of the television series Homeland.

He was seen in the season 4 in the role of Aayan Ibrahim. Suraj was born in a Malayali family but was raised in New Delhi. His parents Gokul Churai worked as a software engineer from Kerala and his mother Shailaja works as an economist from Kerala itself. His family, though staying in a way different city from their usual kept up to the traditions of the Malayali culture. He has two other siblings. Dhruvatara and Sriharsh Sharma, who have even worked in movies. Suraj went to Sardar Patel Vidyalaya School.

The family had no contact or any touch with the film industry. In 2012 along with his brother Suraj went to audition for the movie Life of Pi. He was auditioned for the lead role of Piscine Molitor. More than 3000 people had auditioned for the role. After various rounds and selections, he was selected for the title role. The director of the movie Ang Lee once in an interview said that he selected Suraj due to his innocent appearance and eyes.

He further said that he wanted someone who could convey the emotions on the screen as the movie was based on the emotions which have to felt by the audience. Suraj's average looks served as a plus point for the character. The movie also featured Tabu, Irrfan Khan, Adil Hussain, Gérard Depardieu and Rafe Spall in key roles. The film was released on a great platform and premiered at the 51st New York Film Festival. Life of Pi was not just critically acclaimed but also a commercially hit with a collection of 609 million. After the shooting of Life of Pi, he returned to Delhi and continued his studies in philosophy.

He continued at the St. Stephen's College. He wants to continue up a career in filming. In 2014 he appeared as a part of the television series Homeland. He was seen in the season 4 in the role of Aayan Ibrahim. In the same year, he appeared in Million Dollar Arm sports biopic, Rinku Singh. The movie also featured Tony Revolori and Umrika.

The movie was first shown at the Sundance Film Festival. He will now be appearing in Burn Your Maps in the character of Mongolian. He will also be appearing in first Bollywood movie Phillauri by Anshai Lal. The movie will also cast Diljit Dosanjh and Anushka Sharma. He has been awarded the MTV Movie Awards, Empire Awards and the Saturn Awards for Life of Pi. In 2015 he won the London Indian Film Festival for Pure Heaven in the category of Outstanding Young Talent. He is currently doing a course in Mass Communication from the New York University.

Roger Narayan Hindi Actor

Roger Narayan

With a mere of 4 member crew Roger Narayan, a Hollywood actor who works in Bollywood got into stardom by his English feature film HOLA VENKY!, which gathered a six-week success in the US. It will soon be screened in other regional South Indian movie. Roger even represented India as a cultural ambassador trend in China emerging as the Star top finalist film actor. Roger featured film include ‘The man who knew infinity’, ‘Clay,’ ‘Happy Feet 2,’ ‘Hola Venky !’. Roger has also voiced in ‘Eat, Pray and Love’, ‘MI 4’ and ‘Ghost Protocol’. Roger completed his shooting for HBO channel’s show ‘The Leftovers’ recently and then he appeared as Top of Show Guest Star for the show NCIS: Los Angeles with Chris O’Donnell and LL cooL J. Roger shared the screen with Oscar-winning artist Matthew W. Mungle even on Jerry Bruckheimer Network Pilot Miami Trauma. Roger has even acted under famous Directors like Greg Yaitanes (Emmy), Kenneth Fink, Bruce Leddy, Adam Weissman, Michael Spiller and much more. Roger’s featured movies had received various awards at different Film Festivals such as at World Premier Toronto Film Festival 2015 for ‘The Man Who Knew Infinity’ movie, at Cannes Film Festival for ‘Clay’ movie. His other movies have even been acclaimed such as ‘Happy Feet 2’, ‘Hola Venky!’, ‘The Test’, ‘Points of Origin’, ‘Quest of Alchemy’, and much more. Storming Youtube with half a million hits ‘History of India’ is taken as an essential reference in schools in California and world. Roger has been the face of several international campaigns for McDonalds, HP, Dreamworks, Microsoft, etc. He is the face of Microsoft cloud campaign in India. He has performed regularly on KSCO radio in Santa Cruz and LA. Roger has won the title of Mr California. Later, Roger came even as a regional finalist in Bollywood search star Mr India when he was invited to come to India. Top international brands including of Reebok, Steve Maden and Bollywood designers like Satya Paul and Rohit Bal had hired him for modelling. Roger completed his classical acting training from American Conservatory Theater besides holding a degree in advanced engineering from BITS Pilani. He is an avid aircraft pilot and flying his Cessna 172. Included himself in various NGO’s, he devotes his time to children and educational charities. Being fluent in Hindi he also holds knowledge in Urdu, Tamil, Kannada and Sanskrit.

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Salim Diwan

Salim Diwan is a Bollywood actor who hails from Rajasthan. He was born on May 12, 1985. Since his younger days, he was drawn to acting and even have acted in many stage plays. As Rajasthan is a culture that mixes play and music to invoke people interest, Salim Diwan has been practicing the same in his Jhunjhunu district of Rajasthan. After completing his graduation, he had moved to Mumbai to pursue a career in Law. After he joined his pharmaceutical company too but could not continue his job as his mind was attached to acting. His luck smiled when he came to know about a reality show ‘Jet Set Go’ in 2005-06. he participated in the show and was presented with an IIFA award in Dubai. After that, he joined Kishore Namit Kapoor’ Institute to learn every aspect of acting. His first break in a movie came with a crime thriller movie ‘Ankur Arora Murder Case’ where he just appeared in one scene. As this actor always wanted to become an actor, he got chance to play a similar character in his movie titled’ Bollywood Diaries’. This film released on February 26, 2017, and in this movie, the actor Diwan played the role of a fan who wishes to become a part of Bollywood film industry. The film ‘Bombay Diaries’ has won many national and international awards. The film won the best film award in the South Asian Panorama. After the success of ‘Bombay Diaries', the actor gave a thought to his career and started discussing a few scripts. He is also promoter and CEO of Rajasthan Herbal International that manufactures Ayurvedic medicines. He is still attached to his father’s pharmaceutical company that runs the business in almost 1400 centers across the country. This young actor was part of many web series and is likely to make his space in a new project which will be based on a true incident of Indian navy. The actor wants to get some neat roles which will make him shine as an actor and not a superstar. Another Version Of Bio: Salim Diwan is a Bollywood actor. Born on May 12, 1985, who is a native of the state of Rajasthan. Since his childhood days, he was drawn to acting and even acted in many stage plays. As Rajasthan is a culture that mixes plays and music to invoke people interest, Salim Diwan practiced the same in his Jhunjhunu district of Rajasthan. He was associated with various theatre groups right from his school time. After completing his graduation, he shifted to Mumbai to follow a conventional path and pursue a career in Law. After, that he joined a pharmaceutical company but could not continue his job as his mind was so attached and lured towards acting. When he learnt about a reality show Jet Set Go in 2005-2006, he participated in the show and was given an IIFA award in Dubai. This gave him a certain boost in his confidence and experience. Then he joined Kishore Namit Kapoor’ Institute to learn all the essentials of acting. His first opportunity to act in a movie came with a crime thriller called Ankur Arora Murder Case. Here he managed to appear in just a single scene. As Salim Diwan always wanted to become an actor, when he got the chance to play a similar character in his movie titled Bollywood Diaries he was very thrilled. This film hit the theatres on February 26, 2017. In the movie, the actor Diwan played the role of a enthusiastic fan who wishes to someday become a part of Bollywood film industry. The film ‘Bombay Diaries’ won many national and international awards including The Special Jury Mention Award given by The Dadasaheb Phalke Film Foundation Award in the year 2016. The film received the best film award in the South Asian Panorama as well and also won the Best Critic Award at the Shimla Film festival. After the huge success of ‘Bombay Diaries', Diwan self-contemplated his career and started hearing few new scripts. He is also the CEO and a promoter of the well-known Rajasthan Herbal International which manufactures natural medicines using Ayurvedic. He is still a part of his father’s pharmaceutical company. The company runs their business in almost 1400 locations across the entire country. The young actor acted in many web series and is said to soon make his entry in a new venture which will be based on a true incident of the respected Indian navy. The actor wishes to get his hands on challenging and new roles which will make him shine as an actor, polish his skills.

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Salim Diwan Hindi Actor