Anupam Kher Net Worth 2021: $70 Million ( Rs 490 crores ) approx
|Net Worth:||$70 Million|
|Son||Sikander Kher Step Son|
|Date of Birth:||Mar 7, 1955 (65 years old)|
|Height:||5 ft 10 in (1.8 m)|
|Wife||First Wife– Madhumalti Kapoor (Actress, Divoced in the early 1980s) Second Wife– Kirron Kher (m. 1985-present)|
|Profession:||Actor, Film Producer, Film Director|
Anupam Kher Net Worth:$70 Million
Anupam Kher Net Worth 2021 : Sources of this money
Anupam Kher is an Indian actor who has a net worth of $70 million. Anupam Kher was born in Shimla, Himachal Pradesh, India in March 1955. He has appeared in over 450 films and 100 plays. Mostly his films have been Bollywood Hindi movies.
His first role came in the 1982 film Apmaan. Kher played Dr. Cliff Patel in the 2012 Oscar winning film Silver Livings Playbook. He has also starred in American films Bend it Like Beckham in 2002 and A Wednesday in 2008. Kher launched his own entertainment company in 1994.
Anumpan Kher Movies career
He has appeared in over 500 films in several languages and many plays. ] He won the Filmfare Award for Best Actor for his performance in Saaransh (1984). He holds the record for winning the Filmfare Award for Best Comedian five times in total for: Ram Lakhan (1989), Lamhe (1991), Khel (1992), Darr (1993) and Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge (1995).
He has won the National Film Award for Special Mention twice for his performances in Daddy (1989) and Maine Gandhi Ko Nahin Mara (2005).
For his performance in the film Vijay (1988), he won the Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor. His biography Lessons Life Taught Me Unknowingly published on 5 August 2019 by Penguin Random House.
Besides working in Hindi films, he has also appeared in international films such as the Golden Globe nominated Bend It Like Beckham (2002), Ang Lee’s Golden Lion–winning Lust, Caution (2007), and David O. Russell’s Oscar-winning Silver Linings Playbook (2012). He received a BAFTA nomination for his supporting role in the British television sitcom The Boy With The Topknot (2018)
He is one of the founding members of the organization People for Animals. The Government of India honored Anupam with the Padma Shri in 2004 for his contribution to Indian cinema. He has received the Filmfare Award for Best Performance in a Comic Role more than any other actor at five times.
He has also produced three films and directed one. Anupam married actress Kirron Kher in 1985. In 2002 he was awarded the Actor of the Decade Award from the Millennium Honours.
Anupam was the Chairman of the Censor Board and National School of Drama in India.
Top 10 interesting facts about Anupam kher
Kher was born on 7 March 1955 in a Kashmiri Pandit family in Shimla. His father, Pushkar Nath Kher was a clerk in the forest department and his mother, Dulari Kher was a housewife.He was educated at D. A. V. School in Simla. In his struggling days as an actor in Bombay (present-day Mumbai), he slept on railway platform for a month.
In 1984, Kher made his acting debut in Bollywood, with the Mahesh Bhatt-directed drama film Saaransh, in which he portrayed a 65-year-old retired middle class teacher who loses his son.
The film was a moderate box office success though Kher’s performance earned him praise from everyone . He won a number of awards for his portrayal of the old father, including the Filmfare Award for Best Actor.
From 1985 to 1988, he continued to work in several other projects. All of them were moderately successful, and his performance in that film was not well received.
However, Kher’s performance as Shyam Lal, a man whose daughter is forced to dance to make money for him, in N. Chandra’s action thriller Tezaab (1988), which was the top-grossing film of the year and co-starred Anil Kapoor and Madhuri Dixit, was highly anticipated.
Later in 1988, his performance in the poorly-received Vijay was praised too, winning him a Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor
Kher’s career improved in 1989, when he received wider recognition for his performances in Ram Lakhan by Subhash Ghai, and Daddy, a television film that reunited him with Bhatt.
The former co-starred an ensemble cast including Anil Kapoor, Madhuri Dixit, Jackie Shroff, Dimple Kapadia, Raakhee, Satish Kaushik, Amrish Puri and Paresh Rawal, and featured Kher in the supporting part of Deodhar Shastri, a man who disapproves his daughter’s marriage with her childhood friend who is also her love interest.
Ram Lakhan proved to be the second highest-grossing Bollywood film of the year with a gross of over ₹326 million (US$4.6 million) worldwide. The latter earned him universal acclaim, with several critics calling it his best performance at that point.
Both Daddy and Ram Lakhan earned Kher several awards; for the former, he won a National Film Award – Special Mention and a Filmfare Critics Award for Best Performance; and for the latter, he garnered his first Filmfare Award for Best Performance in a Comic Role (shared with Kaushik), also known as the Filmfare Award for Best Comedian.
In 1978, Kher graduated from the National School of Drama (NSD) in New Delhi. Some of his early roles were in plays performed at the Himachal Pradesh University. He taught drama in Raj Bisaria’s Bharatendu Natya Akademi in Lucknow for a small part in his directorial debut movie Sheeshay ka Ghar
He also won the Real Life Hero Award at the Zee Gold Bollywood Awards in 2001 and an Outstanding Achievement in Cinema award at The Asian Awards in 2013.
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