Anupam Kher

Anupam Kher is no doubt one of the most established names in the entertainment industry. Starting his career as early as 1982, he has acted in around 500 films and plays. The 55-year-old actor-director, has held the post of chairman of Central Board of Film Certification and National School of Drama. He also owns a production house which has produced over three movies and also some television shows till date. The actor has also tried his hand in dubbing animated

movies like 'Up' and 'Mahabharata 3D Film'. Hosting T.V. shows and playback singing are on his plate too. He has also appeared in international cinema in some of the critically acclaimed movies like, Bend It Like Beckham, Lust, Caution and the Oscar-winning Silver Linings Playbook. Hence are his achievements-Padma Shri in 2004 for his contribution to Indian cinema and in Padma Bhusan in 2016 for his contribution to arts. The evergreen actor has also won two National Film Awards and eight Filmafares.

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I never carry the burden of my legacy: Anupam Kher

Anupam Kher, who has featured in more than 500 films in his career, says he still approaches a script with a sense of "wonderment".

Dev Patel: Hotel Mumbai is about the unlikely heroes of Taj Hotel

Directed by Anthony Maras, Hotel Mumbai depicts the indomitable human spirit that prevailed during the attacks in 2008. The film stars Indian-British actor Dev Patel and Anupam Kher.


Hotel Mumbai trailer: Anupam Kher and Dev Patel recount the harrowing tale of 26/11

Hotel Mumbai starring Anupam Kher, Dev Patel, Armie Hammer, Jason Isaacs among others releases in India on November 29.

Dev Patel, Anupam Kher starrer Hotel Mumbai to release on November 22

Hotel Mumbai, which recounts the November 2008 siege of the famed Taj Hotel in Mumbai by a group of LeT terrorists, is directed by Anthony Maras.

Anupam Kher attends Nick Jonas' Happiness Begins concert

Priyanka Chopra invited Anupam Kher to a Jonas Brothers concert at Madison Square Garden recently.

Happy Eid al-Adha 2019: Mahesh Babu, Ajay Devgn, Anil Kapoor and others wish fans

From Mahesh Babu to Varun Dhawan, celebrities took to social media to wish fans on Eid al-Adha.


Rishi Kapoor releases Anupam Kher's autobiography in New York

Actor Rishi Kapoor, his wife Neetu Kapoor and the cast of the NBC show New Amsterdam launched Lessons Life Taught Me, Unknowingly, the autobiography of Anupam Kher in New York.

'A huge loss for India': Film and TV celebrities mourn the demise of Sushma Swaraj

Akshay Kumar, Vicky Kaushal, Ayushmann Khurrana, Anushka Sharma, Parineeti Chopra, Swara Bhasker, Riteish Deshmukh and Ekta Kapoor among others tweeted and mourned the demise of Sushma Swaraj.

Watch: Anupam Kher's adorable interaction with a New York cabbie leaves netizens in splits

Anupam Kher, who is currently in New York, came across a cab driver from Ludhiana and shared the duo's conversation on Twitter, which left netizens cracking up.

One Day Justice Delivered movie review: Case dismissed

One Day Justice Delivered movie review: Esha Gupta’s arrival as a tough crime branch cop takes whatever little credibility the film had managed till then and flings it out of the window.

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Celebrity social media photos: Sunny Leone, Sushant Singh Rajput, Karishma Tanna and others

Sunny Leone, Sushant Singh Rajput, Shraddha Kapoor, Anupam Kher, Ishaan Khatter and Karishma Tanna among others shared photos on their social media handles. Scroll to see all photos.

Celebrity social media photos: Divyanka Tripathi, Sanjay Dutt, Nia Sharma and others

Soha Ali Khan, Anupam Kher, Karan Johar, Divyanka Tripathi, Nia Sharma and others shared photos on their social media handles. Scroll to see all photos.


Parineeti, Sidharth, Jacqueline and others celebrate International Yoga Day

While Akshay Kumar shared a photo of his mother doing Yoga, Anupam Kher, Jacqueline Fernandez, Parineeti Chopra, Sidharth Malhotra, Farah Khan and others too shared photos on International Yoga Day. Scroll to see all photos.

IIFA Voting Weekend: Shahid Kapoor, Anil Kapoor and Anupam Kher cast their vote

Shahid Kapoor, Anupam Kher and Anil Kapoor were seen at the IIFA Voting Weekend on April 29.

Anupam Kher wraps up London schedule of The Accidental Prime Minister

Anupam Kher has wrapped up the London schedule of his upcoming political drama The Accidental Prime Minister. The film is based on a book by Sanjaya Baru, a former media advisor to Manmohan Singh. It is helmed by debutant director Vijay Ratnakar Gutte.

When FTII chief Anupam Kher visited the campus unannounced

Unlike his predecessor Gajendra Chauhan, Anupam Kher did not meet with any resistance when he visited the FTII campus. He also had an interaction with students and told them he was 'on their side'.


Kangana Ranaut, Karan Johar, Sridevi, Aamir Khan and more: See all the stars who attended Mukesh Ambani's party

Mukesh Ambani's party: Celebrities like Karan Johar, Kangana Ranaut, Aamir Khan, Anupam Kher, Sridevi, Sharmila Tagore and many more in attendance. This party was organised post the opening ceremony of Jio MAMI 19th Mumbai Film Festival.

10 must watch films that were submitted to Oscars by India

Rajkummar Rao's 'Newton' is India's latest entry to Oscars in the Best Foreign Language Film category. The trend was started in independent India in 1957 with Mehboob Khan directorial 'Mother India'. Over the years, there have been only three films that have actually made to the final Oscar nominations list. Scroll through for a list of top movies that were submitted to Oscars by India.

Varun Dhawan, Anupam Kher celebrate David Dhawan's birthday

David Dhawan and Anupam Kher are known to be good friends. They had earlier collaborated for Judwaa. In Judwaa 2, David's son Varun Dhawan will be seen in the lead role. The second poster of Judwaa 2, which was released yesterday, has gone viral.

Shraddha Kapoor signs as Haseena Parkar at teaser launch, Neil Nitin Mukesh, Kirti Kulhari unveil Indu Sarkar trailer

Bollywood actor Shraddha Kapoor will be seen in a completely different avatar in her upcoming film Haseena Parkar.

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People will oppose The Accidental Prime Minister: Akshaye Khanna

Akshaye Khanna talks about playing Sanjaya Baru in The Accidental Prime Minister. Baru was the media advisor of former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh from 2004 to 2008. The film, also starring Anupam Kher, will hit screens on January 11.

Anupam Kher Says Indian Films Does Not Have A Legendary Detective Figure

Anupam Kher, who played the doom-and-gloom Shuklaji in both Baby and Naam Shabana, has a suggestion to make — why not make Naam Shukla next. The man is a wizard with a computer in both the films but that is not why Anupam wants a full-fledged film on Shukla. His reasons are very different and very […]


Kashmiri Pandits' Migration Anniversary: Anupam Kher Pays Tribute, Says Exodus Day Is Not Celebrated But Remembered

Marking 27 years of migration of Kashmiri Pandits from the valley veteran actor Anupam Kher recited a poem in a video on Thursday. Remembering the horrific ordeal of the night of January 19, 1990 when a large number of Kashmiri Pandit families were compelled to flee from the valley due to terror break down, Anupam Kher […]

Padma Bhushan awardee Kher shares his joy with differently-abled

Mumbai, Feb 10 (ANI): To observe the fourth death anniversary of his father, Bollywood actor Anupam Kher shared his Padma Bhushan Award with 700 differently-abled children. Talking to the children, he shared that his father used to celebrate his failure with the same amount of joy as his success. He added that he is also starting a new initiative with the name "Anupam Cares", which will be a helpline for disabled and underprivileged children.

Govts come and go but issue remains: Anupam Kher on Kashmiri Pandits

Ranchi, Jan 20 (ANI): Raising concern over the Kashmiri Pandit issue, Bollywood actor Anupam Kher said no government in the last 26 years has thought of doing anything for the Kashmiri Pandits. He added that in spite of all this agony, people have shown extreme tolerance. Kher further said that it is very painful to live like a refugee in one’s own country and that he is not criticising anyone but just speaking the truth.