Popular Bollywood actor Manoj Bajpai known for his serious and mature role in India cinema. He worked in 40 + Bollywood movies and few of his super-hit movies are ‘Gangs of Wasseypur’, ‘Raajneeti’ etc. Manoj Bajpai was born in a small village of Champaran district named “Belwa”. He completed his primary education in the same village and later he went to Bettiah for his higher education.
During his initial life, Manoj used to teach children in Delhi to take care of his expenses. After that he started his career as an actor from the TV serial called “Swabhiman”, which was aired on Doordarshan. His first breakthrough in Bollywood cinema from the movie “Drohkal” released in 1994. Later after 4 years he got chance to work in big budget movie “Satya” tht was released in 1998 and this movie help him to recognized in Bollywood industry. Check out Manoj Bajpai wiki with his personal life history, background, hobbies, birthday in 2013, facts etc below.
Biography & Statistics
Full Name: Manoj Bajpai
Home Name: Manoj
DOB, Birth Place & Origin
23rd April 1969
Born in Bihar
Manoj Bajpai Height and Weight
5 ft. 9 in. / 180 cm
74 Kg / 163 Lbs
Eye Color: Black
Hair Type & Color: Black
Shoe Size: 8
Marital Status: Married
Spouse Name: Neha
Married Year: 2006
Children: Ava Nayla
Religion & Zodiac
Sun Sign: Taurus
Language Known: Hindi and English
Favorite Food: Penne Pasta
Facts & History
- Manoj Bajpai belongs to a small place located in west Champaran district of the Bihar state.
- He was rejected various times by the National School of Drama and so he attended Barry John’s school to learn acting.
- His parents named him ‘Manoj’ because of the actor Manoj Kumar
- Before his acting, he was working as a teacher in a school in Delhi
- His latest movie Shootout at Wadala (2013) is his superhit movie.
- Manoj was the classmate of popular Bollywood actor – Shahrukh khan
Films – Tamana, Shool, Fiza (role – Murad khan), Aks, Pinjar, Fareb, Happy, Swami, Dus Kahaniyan, Jail, Vedam, Rajneeti (nomination – filmfare), Aarakshan, Gangs of Wasseypur (role – Sardar khan), Special 26, Shootout at Wadala and many more