Pradeep Rawat, is known for his villainous roles in various movies. He was born on January 21, 1952 at Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh, India. He played various villainous roles in Hindi, Telugu and Tamil films.
The journey of this actor in Hindi roles starts from an epic “
Mahabharat” as Ashwatthama (Dronacharya’s son) in 1988-90. He created his magic in various Bollywood movies like ‘Sarfarosh’, he played the role of ‘
Sultan’. In ‘
Lagaan’ he played as ‘
Deva’, and in 2008 he became more popular by playing a role called ‘Ghajini Dharmatma’ in Ghajini.
He ventured into ‘Tollywood’ with a hit film named ‘
Sye’. He also played a double role in a movie Ghajini as Ram and Lakshman in 2005. These movies are placed in his memorable hits list.
Rawat is such a consistent Indian actor that he plays his role very smoothly, in many languages. The list of Hindi movies in which he has shown his talent are
Grand Masti (2013), Shabri (2011), Ghajini (2008), Deewaar(2004),
Love Story of a Spy(2003), Lagaan(2001), Sarfarosh(1999), Koyala(1997) and many more.
Rawat is also a winner of “Filmfare Best Villain Award” and “Santosham Best Villain Award” for Sye(Telugu) in 2004. He captured “Nandi Award” for Best Villain for the same movie in same year. He was also nominated for ‘IIFA Awards’ for ‘Best performance in a negative role’.
Although Rawat is known for his negative roles, he is a very generous and kind person in real life.