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Aanjjan Srivastav

Aanjjan Srivastav

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    • June 2nd, 1948
Aanjjan Srivastav is an Indian film, television and stage actor, associated with Indian People's Theatre Association (IPTA) in Mumbai of which he remained Vice-President for several years. Outside theatre, he is best known as a character actor in Marathi and Hindi films, most notably, Mira Nair's Salaam Bombay!, Mississippi Masala and Anupam Mittal's Flavors and Bollywood films like Gol Maal, Bemisal, Khuda Gawah, Kabhi Haan Kabhi Naa and Pukar. On television, he made his mark as the quintessential "common man" in the TV series Wagle Ki Duniya (1988–90) and Wagle Ki Nayi Duniya, where he played the lead role, apart from Yeh Jo Hai Zindagi (1984) and Nukkad. He has also acted for more than 40 years in over 30 plays, many of them jubilee hits, including Bakri, Moteram Ka Satyagrah, Shatranj Ke Mohre, Ek Aur Dronacharya and Chakkar Pe Chakkar. One of his serials is Bharat Ek Khoj, based upon Pt. Nehru's Discovery of India, wherein he played various roles.

Filmography

Acting (31 Credits)

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2021Wagle Ki Duniya as Srinivas Wagle
2019PM Narendra Modi
2017Firangi
2017Jab Harry Met Sejal
2012Arjun: The Warrior Prince as Lord Shiva
2010Paathshaala as Waghmare
2008Halla Bol as Amanullah Khan (uncredited)
2005Main Aisa Hi Hoon as Divesh Mathur
2005No Entry as Judge Saxena (uncredited)
2005Dus as Bose
2004Aan: Men at Work as Judge Sahani
2003Qayamat: City Under Threat as CM of Maharashtra
2002Tumko Na Bhool Paayenge as Chief Minister
2002Dil Hai Tumhaara as Roopchand
2001Yeh Teraa Ghar Yeh Meraa Ghar as Seth Ji
2001Pyaar Ishq Aur Mohabbat as Pramod Mehra
2001Lajja as Nekchand (Maithili's dad)
2000Call as Tiwari (Mishra's Assistant)
2000Phir Bhi Dil Hai Hindustani as Police Commissioner
1998Bandhan as Raju and Pooja's Father
1998China Gate as Pandey / DK
1997Gupt: The Hidden Truth as Commissioner Patwardhan (as Anjaan Srivastava)
1996Ghatak: Lethal
1995Barsaat as Maula Ram
1994Kabhi Haan Kabhi Naa as Vinayak
1993Roop Ki Rani Choron Ka Raja
1992Chamatkar as Police Inspector
1991Mississippi Masala as Jammubhai
1988Dayavan as Superintendent of Police
1987Mr. India as Baburam
1979Hanky Panky as Inspector Sharma

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