Happy Birthday Anupam Kher: 5 Times The Actor Proved His Acting Caliber In Different Roles

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| March 7 , 2019 , 15:43 IST

Bollywood actor Anupam Kher celebrated his 64th birthday on Wednesday. He is a versatile actor, who has done the comic, fatherly role and villainous roles, and won the heart of the audience.

Born in Shimla into a Kashmiri Pandit family, he received his education at DAV school in Shimla. Later, he joined the National School of Drama to pursue his career.

On the special occasion of Anupam Kher birthday, let's have a look at his top five films that define his acting prowess.


Kher's portrayal of a father who comes to terms with the loss of his only son left everyone moist-eyed. Interestingly, the actor was just 28 years old when he portrayed the role of this retired stubborn old man.

Khosla Ka Ghosla

Anupam Kher as Mr. Khosla is simply exceptional in his portrayal as the middle-class father who wants to live his retirement in peace. His quirks, his emotional breakdown, and his drama are simply lovable. He’s a parent just about everyone can identify with, because he conveys that paradox so expertly.


Anupam Kher played the role of Hajari Lal, the penny-wise, immensely greedy father of Aamir Khan. This movie portrayed the comic side of Anupam Kher and he shone brightly in his part.

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A Wednesday

Anupam Kher as Prakash Rathod, the Commissioner of Mumbai Police once again wowed the audience with his acting prowess. The actor said, "'A Wednesday!' offered me a great role and an amazing film. It also gave me a lifelong friendship of Neeraj Pandey."

Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge

The film had the longest-running record in the history of Bollywood. Anupam Kher played an unconventional father of Shah Rukh Khan in the film. And the way he played it, every youth in the country wanted their father to be like him.