Anupam Kher




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Anupam Kher was born March 7, 1955. Kher grew up in Shimla, India, and was educated at the D.A.V. school in Shimla. With over 450 films and 100 plays accredited to him, Kher is best known for his appearances in Bollywood movies, but has also appeared in several international films and TV series as well. Kher made his acting debut in the 1982 Hindi movie, Aagman. Roles Kher has played widely vary from comedic characters to villains. His most popular Bollywood movies include Darr, Chaahat and Veer-Zaara. International films that Kher has appeared in include Bend It Like Beckham and Bride and Prejudice. Kher has also hosted several Indian talk shows including Say Na Something To Anupam Uncle and Lead India. Kher has been the recipient of many awards including National Film Awards, Star Screen Awards and Bollywood Movie Awards. Anupam Kher is married to Bollywood actress, Kirron Kher, and is step-father to her son.