- Birthday23 April, 1969
- Marital status:Married
Manoj Bajpayee is one of the most versatile actors Indian cinema now has. . Although he always aspired to be an actor, he was rejected to National School of Drama not once but four times. A recepient of two National Awards and two Filmfare Awards, Bajpayee debuted with a one-minute-long role in 1194 film ‘Drohkaal’. His major breakthrough to fame was Ram Gopal Varma’s ‘Satya’ wherein he played a gangster. Some of his most critically acclaimed films are ‘Gangs of wasseypur’, ‘Rajneeti’, ‘Pinjar’, ‘Chittagong’, ‘Aligarh’ etc. Bajpayee is married to actress Neha Bajpai and the couple has a daughter together.