Anuj Saxena is a famous businessman, Bollywood actor, model and a television artiste. He is the younger son of Jagdish Saxena, who founded and owned the Elder Pharma company. Anuj also happens to be the Managing Director of the multi-crore business.
Born on the 31st of July, 1967, he completed his medicine degree from Grant Medical College, Mumbai, but he found passion in acting and modeling. After a few big breaks, he went on to become a producer of TV films and commercials as well and also owns a few restaurants under his banner.
Anuj made his debut in acting in the serial that aired on Sony TV ‘
Kkusum’ in the year 2001 and had gone to play roles that have showcased his versatility. In 2002, he played a role in the Star Plus serial ‘
Kumkum’ and went on to star in ‘
Kucchh Pal Saath Tumhara’ in 2003 and has several other serials under his belt namely ‘
Solhah Singaarr’, ‘
As a producer,he has effected few hits and successes in the industry. His production company produced Aloo Chaat, which was a hit and produced The Chase where Anuj played the lead role himself. He has modeled for several brands in advertisements. Some of the brands for which he has modeled are Proline - apparel company, ICICI Bank, Prudent mouthwash and Rajdoot Yamaha while he was at college. That was when
Ekta Kapoor offered Anuj a role to act in the serial. Since then Anuj Saxena has gone on to act in several movies essaying important lead and supportive roles and pivotal characters in more than ten television serials.