Viju Khote is an Indian actor, and he has worked in Marathi and Hindi films. The number of movies in which he has acted is 300 plus. His real name is Vittal Bapurao Khote and though Viju has enacted in many films he is most famous for movies like ‘Sholay’ as Kalia in 1975 and Andaaz Apna Apna as Robert in 1994.
His most memorable performance in TV Serial was in Zabaan Sambhal Ke in 1993. Viju belongs to a family of talented people and acting runs in their blood. He is the younger brother of
and is five years younger than her. His father, Nandu Khote used to do stage acting, and Viju’s aunt is
and his niece , daughter of Shubha Khote is also a TV actress.
Khote’s famous dialogue in the movie Sholay is “Sardar Maine Aapka Namak Khaya Hai” and in Andaaz Apna Apna was “Galti Se Mishtake Ho Gaya”. In the recent times, he has acted in films like Athiti Tum Kab Jaoge,
, Club 60, Golmaal 3, Ajab Prem Ki Ghazab Kahaani, Dhoondte Reh Jaaoge,
, ‘Family’, Salaam-e-Ishq and 36 China Town.