Sonu Sood is a famous Indian Cinema actor, model who is famous for portraying Chhedi Singh in the Salman Khan Starrer Dabbang, for which he received the Apsara Award for Best Actor in a Negative Role and IIFA Award for Best Performance in a Negative Role. Besides working in Bollywood movies, He has also acted in Tollywood, Kollywood and Kannada language films. Sood was born on July 30th, 1973. Sood’s father is an entrepreneur and his mother was a professor, he grew up in Nagpur and received his degree in Electrical Engineering. He is from Moga, Punjab, who made his debut as an actor in 1999 with the Tamil film Kallazhagar. His first Bollywood debut was in 2002 in the movie Shaheed-E-Azam where he portrayed the role of Bhagat Singh. The Movie could not hit the screens due to a controversy and it was banned. Sood has also participated in the Mr India pageant and appeared in commercials of Apollo tyres and Airtel. Having won critical acclaim for his work in Tollywood movies, he received the Nandi Award for Best Villain and Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor in Telugu for the role of Pashupathy in the movie Arundhati. Sood has worked in well acclaimed movies like Yuva(2004), Ashiq Banaya Apne(2005), Athadu(2005), Jodha Akbar(2008), Dookudu(2011) and Shootout At Wadala(2013). Sood married his wife Sonali on September 25th, 1996 who hails from Andhra Pradesh and holds a degree in MBA. He also has two sons named Ishant and Aryan. He went to fulfil his childhood dream of becoming an actor, by getting a break as a villain in a Tamil movie for which he had to shave his head. His favorite co-stars to work with are Amitabh Bachchan Amitabh Bachchan was conceived on October 11, 1942 >> Read More... , Abhishek Bachchan Abhishek Bachchan, or Abhishek Srivastava, is a ve >> Read More... and Aishwariya Rai Bachchan. He is a teetotaler and a fitness freak who loves to exercise regularly.

Govind Namdev Hindi Actor

Govind Namdev

Govind Namdev is known for his villainous characters in Bollywood movies. However, he has worked in some significant television serials too.   Govind Namdev is a veteran actor who has performed a good number of character roles in Bollywood movies. He has also worked for some television serials and shows and he has also made a name in movies of regional languages. It should be noted that in his debut movie Shola Aur Shabnam, Govind Namdev played a negative role of a corrupt cop. While he has played some positive character roles too, but one can say that mostly he has played negative or antagonist roles. An alumnus of National School of Drama New Delhi, he has performed some notable theatrical works too. Some of the popular theatre dramas for which Govind Namdev has worked includes Tughlak directed by Ebrahim Alkazi. Some other popular plays of Govind Namdev are The Fools, Cherry Orchard, Andhayug, Othello, Azar Ka Khwab, Matta Villas, and Marco Millions.   Govind Namdev appeared in the television series Viruddh – Har Rishta Ek Kurukshetra which was telecasted on Sony TV in 2007. Namdev played the role of Mr. Sinha in the series whose main lead was Smriti Irani playing the role of Vasudha Raisinghaniya-Verma. Another popular serial for which Govind Namdev worked for was Aashirwad which was aired on Zee TV in the year 1998. In this serial, Govind Namdev played the role of Purushottam Choudhary, a strict patriarch. Navin Nischol also played a significant role in this serial.   Another Version Of this Bio... Govind Namdev is a well-known face of the Indian Cinema since the 90s. He is married to Sudha Namdeo and also has three Daughters named Pragati, Megha, and Pallavi. Making his debut as a Corrupt Cop in the film “Shola Aur Shabnam” in 1992, he has contributed over 25 years to the film industry with over 60 films to his credit. Born on 3rd September in 1950 in Sagar, India, he is a critically acclaimed actor who his famous for villainous roles in many films. In 1977, he attended the famous National School of Drama. He has given notable performances in some films, some of which are Bandit Queen, Satya, Kachche Dhaage, Mast, Phir Bhi Dil Hai Hindustani, Sarfarosh, Qayamat, etc. In the year 1999, he was nominated for the Best Villain Award for his film Satya. He also has won many awards like Best Negative Performer of the Year (Male) at Screen Awards, Best Actor at Osian Cine Film Awards in 2009, Best Actor International Osian Cine Fan Awards in 2012, Best Performance (Male) at RAPA Awards and the very prestigious Madhya Pradesh Ratna award. He was last seen in films like Singham Returns and Main Gabbar. Now, He will be seen sharing screen space with Bollywood Badshah Shah Rukh Khan in his film Raees and another movie titled “JD”. In 2012, his daughter Pallavi got married to Vibin Das and the functions were graced by the who's and who of Film and TV industry like Shahrukh Khan, Anoop Soni, Anupam Kher, Raj Kumar Santoshi, Satish Kaushik, Juhi Babbar, etc. It was recently announced that Govind Namdeo will play the role of former Indian Prime Minister Morarji Desai in a Joint Production Venture of Hollywood and Bollywood titled “Solar Eclipse”. Directed by Karim Kedar, the film will depict the last stages of the Independence struggle. He will also be seen in a yet to be titled movie on Anna Hazare, an anti-corruption activist and Project Marathwada dealing with farmer suicide case directed by Shashank Udapurkar and Bhavin Mehta respectively. He has many more films in his kitty like Dussera based on Bihar Politics; Amrapali related to Gautam Buddha, etc. He is a great performer and has given some of the most power packed performances and is continuing to do so till date.


Pradeep Rawat

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), The Hero: 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.

Pradeep Rawat Hindi Actor