Anupam Shyam

Other names of Anupam Shyam: Anupam Shyam Ojha, Anupam Shyam Saikia, Thakur Sajjan Singh

Anupam Shyam is an Indian movie and TV actor, born on Sep 20, 1957 as Anupam Shyam Ojha. Anupam is the son of the late, Sh. Radheshyam Ojha. Anupam originally came from Pratapgarh, Uttar Pradesh. He studied in Ram Manhor Lohaia University in Faizabad and graduated in Bhartendu Academy of Dramatic Arts, Lucknow in 1983 to 1985. He also went to National School of Drama Reportory Com. Associated in 1987 to 1994.

He created an NGO for needy students for their outstanding education. He is also a supporter of the Indian social activist, Anna Hazare in 2010. Anupam also works with some NGO for destroying the corruption in India. Anupam also got the STAR Parivaar Awards, Indian Television Academy Awards, The Global Indian Film and Television Honours and a lot more. He was the Brand Ambassador of Cittrec Canadian Education society.

He started in 1977, and usually did villainous roles. He was best known for his appearance in the Indian soap, Mann Kee Awaaz Pratigya as Thakur Sajjan Singh in 2009 under STAR Plus. He received the Aonian Heights of Popularity and the Indian Telly Awards in this serial. He also worked in different films like the Indian drama film Parzania, Dubai Return, Shakti – The Power, Lajja, Nayak, Bandit Queen, and also in the British drama film, Slumdog Millionaire in 2008. This film was acclaimed internationally and received the Screen Actors Guild Award. Aside from that, he also performed in various international films in India.

Aside from doing films, he also does some television shows and some of it are, Amma and Family, the Season 3 of Rishtey, Kyunki…Jeena Issi Ka Naam Hai, Mann Kee Awaaz Pratigya, Welcome – Baazi Mehmaan-Nawaazi Ki, Hum Ne Li Hai- Shapath and this year, in the drama series, Doli Armaano Ki as Tau Ji.

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Anupam Shyam Ojha is an Indian Television actor born on 20th September 1957 in Uttar Pradesh. He mostly played negative roles in many TV dramas and movies. He is very famous for his Thakur Sajjan Singh role in TV serial Mann Ki Awaaz Pratigya. He is very talented actor and has done many Bollywood movies. He supported Anna Hazare’s movement held on 27th December 2011.

He started his acting career in 1995 from the TV's drama Amma and the family. After that he made his Bollywood debut from the movie Sardari Begum in 1996. After achieving success he did many Bollywood movies also like Dastak (1996), Jaya Ganga (1996), Tamanna (1997), Hazar Chaurasi Ki Maa (1998), Dushman (1998), Dil Se (1998), Such a long journey (1998),Zakhm (1998), Kacche Dhaage (1999), Thakshak (1999), Pyar to hona hi tha ( 1999), Dil pe mat le yaar (2000), Bawandar (2000), Kasoor (2001), Lagaan: Once upon a time in India (2001), Love Ke Liye kuch bhi karega (2001) Hazaro Khwahishe Aisi (2005), Golmaal (2006), Dhoka (2007), Halla Bol (2008), Slumdog millionaire (2008), Raaz- The mystery continues (2009), Well Done Abba (2009) Wanted (2009) and Rakta Charitra (2010).

He is such a talented actor and he has done many TV serials also like Rishtey (2005), Kyunki Jeena Isi Ka Naam Hai (2008) Mann Ki Awaaz Pratigya (2009), Hum Ne li Hai Shapath (2013) and Doli Armano Ki (2014). He took a part in a show Welcome - Baazi Mehman Nawazi Ki in 2013. He mostly known for playing negative roles and he got appreciation for many of his performances in TV serials and movies also.