Manoj Bajpayee Biography, Age, Height, Weight, History, Wife, Family, Relationship, best photos, and more 2021.

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Name: Manoj Bajpayee

Profession: Actor

Personal Bio/Wiki:

Full Name:Manoj Bajpayee
Nickname:Manoj
Profession:Actor
Famous for:Acting
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Birthday:23 April 1969
First Movie:
Bandit Queen (1994)
Marriage Date:April 2006

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Who is Manoj Bajpayee? about Actor

Manoj Bajpayee is an Indian film actor who predominantly works in Hindi cinema. He has acted on Telugu and Tamil language films too. He was born on 23 April 1969 in a small village called Belwa near the city Bettiah in West Champaran, Bihar. His parents have six children.  Among them, he is the second child.  One of his younger sisters Poonam Dubey is a fashion designer in the film industry.

 His father was a farmer and his mother was a housewife. As a son of a farmer, Bajpayee would do farming during their vacation. He was keen on Acting. Since his childhood, he wanted to become an actor. . He studied in a “hut school” till the fourth standard, and later did his schooling at Khrist Raja High School, Bettiah. He completed his 12th class at Maharani Janaki College in Bettiah.

Bajpayee has also been vocal about the disparity in the pay he commands, in comparison to the top actors in the film industry. He has cited Amitabh Bachchan, Naseeruddin Shah, and Raghubir Yadav as his inspirations. 

Life History/Career Path of Manoj Bajpayee

Manoj Bajpayee was born on 23 April 1969 in a small village called Belwa near the city Bettiah in West Champaran, Bihar.  He is the second child among his five other siblings and was named after actor Manoj Kumar. His one sister is a fashion designer in the film industry. 

Bajpayee was a struggling actor when Mahesh Bhatt offered him the soap opera Swabhimaan (1995), which aired on Doordarshan. He acted on the film at a low fee. Next, Bajpayee appeared in minor roles in films such as Dastak (1996) and Tamanna (1997).  Following completion of the filming, Varma expressed his regret for offering Bajpayee a minor role. He then promised Bajpayee a prominent role in his next film. Satya (1998), a crime drama, was their next film together. In the film, Bajpayee played gangster Bhiku Mhatre, who accompanies the title character to form their nexus in the Mumbai underworld.

The year 2000 started for Bajpayee with the comedy Dil Pe Mat Le Yaar!! and the crime drama Ghaath, both alongside Tabu. A dialogue from the former sparked controversy in some political parties. In 2018, Bajpayee reunited with Neeraj Pandey with the crime thriller Aiyaary, where he played Colonel Abhay Singh who is in pursuit of his protege Major Jai Bakshi (Sidharth Malhotra). Film critic Namrata Joshi criticized the film’s plot and called Bajpayee and one song, the “film’s only saving graces“. He later appeared in Ahmed Khan’s Baaghi 2, alongside Tiger Shroff and Disha Patani.

His life is full of lots of ups and downs. But his hard work and determination towards acting impressed the audience. Now, he is in the heart of every Indian. He is one of the famous actors in Bollywood. 

Personal Life:

Age (as in 2021):52 Years
Date of Birth:23 April 1969
Birth Place:Belwa, West Champaran District, Bihar, India
Zodiac sign:Taurus
 Signature:signature
Nationality:Indian
Hometown:Bihar, India
School:Khrist Raja High School, Bettiah
College/University:

Satyawati College, Delhi

Ramjas College, Delhi

Educational Qualification:Graduate in History Drama
Religion:Hinduism
Cast/Sect:None
Ethnicity:Brahmin
GenderMale
Hobbies:Theatre Plays
Languages Known Bihari, Hindi, English
Famous as:Actor
TattoosNot revealed yet

Physical Status:

Height (approx.):in feet inches,  5 ft 9 in
in meters 1.75 m
Weight(approx.):68kg (in kilograms)
150 lbs (in pounds)
Body Measurements (approx.):-Chest: 39 Inches
-Waist: 33 Inches
-Biceps: 12 Inches
Bodytype:Slim
Eye Colour :Black
Hair Colour:Black
Sexual Orientation:Straight
Blood Group:Not Known Yet
Face ShapeOval
HipsN/A
Biceps12 Inches
Waist33 Inches
AbdomenN/A
Shoe SizeN/A
Dress SizeN/A
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Relationship, Girlfriend, Wife:

Relationship, Girlfriend, wife
Marital Status:Married
Divorce DateNot Yet
Marriage DateApril 2006
Friends

Not revealed yet

Affairs/Girlfriends

Not revealed yet

FianceShabana Raza(Neha) (Actress)

Manoj Bajpayee's Family:

Family Bio/Wiki
Wife/Spouse:

Shabana Bajpayee

Children:

Daughter: Ava Nayla

Parents
Father/Daddy:

Radhakant Bajpayee

Mother/Mom:

Not known

Siblings
Brothers:

2

Sisters:
3
 
CousinNot known yet
Sibling in LawNot Known Yet

Favourite Things of Manoj Bajpayee:

All the things given below are Manoj Bajpayee’s very favorite things that we have collected by looking at online and news magazines and wiki.

Favourite Entrepreneurs:Not revealed yet
Favourite Politician:None
Favourite watch brand:

Not revealed yet

Favourite Cricketer:Rohit Sharma
Favourite Foods:Biryani, Penne Pasta
Favourite Actors:Amitabh Bachchan, Naseeruddin Shah
Favourite Actoress:Smita Patil, Tabu
Favourite Film/Movie:Special 26
Favourite Singer:Not revealed yet
Favourite Color

Not revealed yet

Favourite Perfume:Not revealed yet
Favourite Sport:Cricket
Favourite Song:Not revealed yet
Favourite Brands:Not revealed yet
Favourite Cars:BMW-5 series
BikesNone
BooksNot revealed yet
DressNot revealed yet
Favourite Device GamesNone
FruitsNot revealed yet
DestinationsNot revealed yet
Comic CharacterNone
Favourite AppNone
Quotes
  • “We live in a democratic country, and I take great pride in saying that I’m from India, a country where democracy is worshipped and freedom of expression is part and parcel of any person’s fundamental right.”
  • “My father is somebody I admire and would like to be. He is a mild man and a gentleman. Even though he was from a conservative background, he was so open to my doing theatre.”

Manoj Bajpayee Movies:

Silence… Can You…
2021
Gangs of Wasseypur
2012
Bhonsle
2018
Satya
1998
Aligarh
2015
Suraj Pe Mangal Bh…
2020
Shool
1999
Aiyaary
2018
Anjaan
2014
Missing
2018
Satyameva Jayate
2018
Bandit Queen
1994
Special 26
2013
Naam Shabana
2017
Kurup
Vedam
2010
Satyameva Jayate 2
2007
Raajneeti
2010
Mrs. Serial Killer
2020
Shootout at Wadala
2013
Gangs of Wasseypu…
2012
Happy
2006
Kaun?
1999
Baaghi 2
2018
Tevar
2015
Traffic
2016
Sathi Leelavathi
Mumbai Saga
2021
Veer-Zaara
2004
Aarakshan
2011
Fiza
2000
Sarkar 3
 
 
 
Pinjar
2003
Saat Uchakkey
2016
Chakravyuh
2012
Zubeidaa
2001
Rukh
2017
Samar
2013
Fareb
2005
Aks
2001
Satyagraha
2013
Love Sonia
2018
Mahabharat
2013
Kriti
2016
Budhia Singh – B…
2016
Bewafaa
2005
Puli
2010
Road
2002

Manoj Bajpayee Talks:

1. Manoj Bajpai, Vijay Raj & k k sir talking to each other with film promotion desi tadka gali galoch

2. EPIC RAPID FIRE: Sushant Singh Rajput & Manoj Bajpayee On Tinder, Mahatma Gandhi, Biopics etc

Manoj Bajpayee’s ENTERTAINING Rapid Fire On Baby | Akshay Kumar | Naseeruddin Shah

Manoj Bajpayee Cars Collection:

Land Cruiser Prado - Rs. 1 crore (approx)

Land Cruiser Prado

Mercesdes GLE Coupe - Rs. 1 crore (approx)

Mercesdes GLE Coupe
Pankaj Tripathi's Mercesdes GLE Coupe

BMW 5 Series - Rs. 60 Lakhs (approx)

BMW 5 Series

Mercedes GLS 350D - Rs. 87 Lakhs (approx)

Mercedes GLS 350D

Manoj Bajpayee Awards:

Year Award Work Category Result
1998 National Film Awards Satya National Film Award for Best Supporting Actor Won
2001 Filmfare Awards Aks Filmfare Award for Best Performance in a Negative Role Nominated
2012 Filmfare Awards Gangs of Wasseypur – Part 1 Filmfare Award for Best Actor Nominated
2018 National Film Awards Bhonsle National Film Award for Best Actor Won
2020 Filmfare OTT Awards The Family Man Filmfare OTT Award For Best Actor In A Drama Series (Critics) Won
2021 IWMBuzz Digital Awards The Family Man Cinthol Most Popular Actor In A Web Series (Drama) Won

Assets/Properties of Manoj Bajpayee:

House$538934.80 Million
Land or assets with the approximate valueNot revealed yet

Manoj Bajpayees Net Worth / Salary:

Net Worth $ 15 Million(2021)
Indian Rupees1113307212.67
Monthly Income1 Crore+
Money Factor:Acting

Best Photos of Manoj Bajpayee

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Manoj Bajpayee Dashing look

Top 5 Manoj Bajpayee Quotes

Struggle teaches you a lot of things, and I am happy that I witnessed a roller coaster ride. The journey has improved me as a person and made me more mature.

What I am used to is 'Gali Guleiyan,' and people talking about my performances, what new I have tried in terms of my craft or the skill of storytelling.

We live in a democratic country, and I take great pride in saying that I'm from India, a country where democracy is worshipped and freedom of expression is part and parcel of any person's fundamental right.

I am not Padma Shri Manoj Bajpayee. I am Manoj Bajpayee, an outsider who saw dreams and stayed on the fringes of Mumbai and worked day and night to get work

I have a lot of respect for PM Narendra Modi, as he works hard day and night and doesn't sleep more than 4 hours. So I am thinking of gifting him chewing gum, as he will chew that and will take rest and take care of his health.

Did you know about Manoj Bajpayee's Facts?

1. He won awards in Antagonist role too.

Manoj Bajpayee is a very talented but underrated actor. His acting skills are of that level that he got several awards although playing a gangster’s role. Manoj got famous for his role Bhikku Mahatre in Ram Gopal Varma’s movie ‘Satya’ as a gangster. He won several awards for his iconic role of a gangster.

2. Manoj tried to commit sucide.

It’s very difficult for actors to stay in Bollywood industry as an outsider. The same was happening with Manoj Bapayee. Manoj got rejected by the National School of Drama, Delhi for consecutive 3 times. It was a very difficult situation for him to live because his family background was also not good. Manoj tried to commit suicide but his college friends let him do. His friends were scared and 5 of them used to sleep next to him. They didn’t left Manoj alone which added confidence and reason to work harder. 

3. Shekhar Kapur changed his whole life.

When he was getting rejected in the National School of Drama consecutively, he later joined a theatre. When he was rehearsing and having tea at a shop, his friend came up in a scooter and said “i am the casting director of Bandit Queen and Shekhar called you”. Manoj thought he was lying but also he went up. Shekhar Kapur knew that Manoj do theatres and wanted to meet Manoj. After while Manoj got selected for Bandit Queen. After his brilliant performance in h is debut movie, he got many offers. Shekhar Kapur was a life-changing director for Manoj Bajpayee.

4. Manoj underwent financial problem since childhood.

Manoj Bajpayee’s father was a farmer. Their financial problem was attached to them for long years. But his father never let them feel the problem. His father let them educated. During College times, Manoj used to get INR 200 sent by his father and he used to spend it wisely for the whole month. He is an inspiration to every youth.

5. Story behind his name.

Manoj’s father Radhakant Bajpayee was a massive fan of legendary actor Manoj Kumar. Though, his father named his 2nd son Manoj.

FAQs About talented actor Manoj Bajpyee?

He debuted in movies from Bandit Queen which was released in 1994.

Indian actor He has a net worth of $15 Million.

He is ready to hit cinemas with Dial 100.

He married Shabana Bajpayee in April 2006. She was also an Indian actress but quit acting in 2009 after marrying Manoj.

He lives in Andheri, Mumbai which worths INR 4 Crores.

In 2019, He was honoured by Padma Shri for his contribution to Arts.

He says that he believes in god since he was born. He was born in a devout Brahmin family. So, religion has been away in his life.

Manoj Bajpayee underwent deadly Covid-19. But he recovered in few weeks.

He is 52 years old. He was born on 23 April 1969.

Sardan Khan is a name of a character of a netflix web series “Gangs of Wasseypur”. This character was played by versatlie actor Manoj Bajpayee.

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