Shreyas Talpade is an Indian actor, director, theater artist and producer, who predominantly works in Hindi and Marathi films. He came into limelight with the Hindi film ‘Iqbal’ (2005), in which he played the role of Iqbal.
Shreyas Anil Talpade was born on Tuesday, 27 January 1976.age 46 years; by 2022) in Mumbai. His zodiac sign is Aquarius.
He did his schooling from Shri Ram Welfare Society’s High School, Andheri West, Mumbai. He then did his graduation from Mithibai College of Arts, Chauhan Institute of Science and Amritben Jeevanlal College of Commerce and Economics, Mumbai.
Height (approx.): 5′ 7
Hair Color: black
Eye Colour: black
parents and siblings
His father’s name is Anil Talpade. He doesn’t have any sister.
wife and children
She married an Indian psychiatrist on 31 December 2004. Deepti Talpade, The couple became parents to a baby girl named Aadya Talpade through surrogacy on 6 May 2018.
Veteran Indian actresses, Meena T. and Jayshree T., are his aunts.
Shreyas started his career as a theater artist, and in the early years of his career as a theater artist, he used to perform at least 30-35 shows in a month. On 9 April 2021, he started an OTT platform named ‘Nau Ras’ for theatres.
He has acted in various Marathi TV serials such as ‘Avantika’ (2001), ‘Ek Hota Raja’ (2003), ‘Bedhund Manachi Lehar’ (2003) and ‘Majhi Tujhe Reshamgath’ (2021).
He made his debut with the Hindi TV serial ‘Woh’ (1998) in which he played the role of young Ashutosh Dhar.
After this she acted in few Hindi TV serials like ‘Partners Trouble Ho Gayi Double’ (2017) and ‘My Name is Lakhan’ (2019).
In 2001, Shreyas made his debut with the Marathi film ‘Bhet’.
That ‘I swear..!’ He has appeared in many Marathi films like. (2006), ‘Sanai Choghade’ (2008), ‘Poshtar Boys’ (2014), and ‘Aapdi Thipadi’ (2022).
He made his Bollywood debut as Mushtaq Chaiwala in the 2002 film Aankhen.
In 2005, he gained immense popularity for his performance in the Hindi film ‘Iqbal’, in which he played the lead role. He received a lot of appreciation from the audience and critics alike for his acting skills in the film.
He then appeared in films like ‘Apna Sapna Money Money’ (2006), ‘Dor’ (2006), and ‘Aggar’ (2007).
Them . was selected to play the role of Shahrukh KhanBest friend in the 2007 film ‘Om Shanti Om’.
Shreyas is best known for playing Laxman in the Hindi film ‘Golmaal: Fun Unlimited’ (2006), the series ‘Golmaal Returns’ (2008), ‘Golmaal 3’ (2010), and ‘Golmaal Again’ (2017). ) Are included. ,
Some of his other popular Hindi films are ‘Sajjanpur Mein Swagat Hai’ (2008), ‘Housefull 2’ (2012), and ‘Kaun Praveen Tambe?’ (2022).
Shreyas has appeared in various TV commercials of Airtel India.
In 2017, he appeared as one of the judges on the fifth season of the TV comedy show ‘The Great Indian Laughter Challenge’.
He has also worked in the Hindi web series ‘Baby Come Na’ (2018) as Aditya Tendulkar on the OTT platform Alt Balaji.
Apart from acting, he has also worked as a producer in Marathi film ‘Poshtar Boys’ (2014) and Marathi TV serial ‘Tumcha Aamcha Wahi Asta’ (2015) under his film production company Affluence Movies Pvt Ltd, Mumbai.
He worked as a director-producer in the Hindi film ‘Poster Boys’ (2017).
He has dubbed the role of Timon in the Hindi version of the popular animated film ‘The Lion King’ (2019). In 2021, she dubbed the Hindi version of the Telugu film ‘Pushpa: The Rise’ for the role of Pushpa Raj.
Legal notice for a film
In 2016, Shreyas got a legal notice along with the makers of Marathi film ‘Wah Taj’ for spreading false information among the public. The team of the film ‘Wah Taj’ distributed posters in and around Agra, claiming that the Taj Mahal will be closed for tourists from 23 September 2016. Later, it was clarified by the makers of the film that it was a publicity stunt that misled people. public. Talking about this incident in an interview, Shreyas said,
I came to know that a legal notice has been sent to the makers of the film but it was just a part of film promotion and marketing strategy, I don’t understand why it is taken to another level by blowing it up. ,
Tweet on quitting Bollywood
In 2018, he created buzz with his tweet in which he said that he would quit Bollywood. His tweet reads,
I am sure of this Bollywood industry. I am leaving this industry now. If you’re happy… eg. If you are very happy with RT. ,
He deleted it within minutes of the tweet.
allegation of theft
In 2021, filmmaker Rahul Bhandare accused Shreyas Talpade and Suresh Sawant (Indian film directors) of stealing the sets of Marathi theater drama Albatya Galbatya, owned by Rahul. Talking to reporters, Rahul said that amid the coronavirus lockdown, Shreyas and Suresh used the sets of Albatya Galbatya to shoot a TV commercial. He lodged a complaint at Shivdi police station under Intellectual Property Rights. He further said that Shreyas and Suresh violated the COVID-19 guidelines several times and did not take their permission for the use of their properties. Shreyas later denied all such allegations.
- 2006: Zee Cine Award for Best Actor (Critics) for Iqbal
- 2007: Screen Award for Best Comedian for Dore
- 2008: Stardust Award for Breakthrough Performance – Male for Om Shanti Om
- 2018: Maharashtra Achievers Awards for Entertainer of the Year (Male)
- 2021: Best Actor Award for Maazi Tuzi Reshimagatho (Yash)
- thin crust: Chupke Chupke (1975)
- Consonant(s): Indian, Chinese, Thai
- Restaurant: Firangi Dhaba in Lokhandwala, Mumbai
- Perfume: Davidoff Perfume
- mercedes benz
- Audi A8L
Salary / Income
By 2022, he charges Rs 40,000 to Rs 45,000 per episode for TV serials.
Facts / Trivia
- He had an inclination towards acting since childhood. When he was in school, he acted in stage plays in which he played the role of Sita and Draupadi.
- During her graduation, she participated in drama, but her mother wanted her to work in a bank. He also took the banking entrance exam but could not pass.
- In an interview, he shared a memory of his struggling days, he said,
I remember going to Mukta Arts office in Bandra to drop my pictures because Subhash Ghai was casting for a film and I was working for a role, not the lead. While climbing those stairs, I saw posters of his blockbuster films including Karma and Ram Lakhan and thought, ‘Oh my god, when will I have such a poster?’ A few years later, he called me to cast me in Apna Sapna Money Money and as I climbed the stairs, I saw a huge poster of Iqbal on the wall. That moment was satisfying as well as humbling.”
- In his spare time, he likes to read books and meditate.
- While he was shooting for the Hindi film ‘Iqbal’ (2005), the film’s director Nagesh Kukunoor asked him to annul his marriage. Sharing the incident during an interview, Shreyas said,
Here I was, a middle class boy whose wedding cards were out, being asked to annul it; I didn’t know what to do. After much persuasion and assuring him that I would keep the marriage a secret, he granted me a day off. When Subhash ji saw him (his wife) several times at the screening and questioned him, Nagesh told him who she really was. He refused to believe that I was married. To him, I was an 18-year-old boy who had a child marriage and was not even feeding his wife, which made her faint (laughs).
- In 2009, he expressed his desire to join a political party. At that time, he idolized the then Prime Minister of India Manmohan Singh, Talking about this during an interview, he said,
Though I didn’t get a chance to meet my Prime Minister, I loved listening to his speech on various topics like 26/11 issue and economic slowdown. It was well thought out and well spoken. Interestingly, I contested during my college days when I got only four votes. There was a time when I felt that I should try my hand at everything, so I also stood for college. it was a great experience.”
- She is an avid animal lover and has two pet dogs named Don and Knight.
- Shreyas is a religious person and has deep faith in Lord Ganesha.
- She has been featured on the cover page of various magazines like Buddy Life and Cita Del.
- In one of his interviews, he shared that he was a staunch non-vegetarian.
- He is often seen drinking alcohol at parties and events.