Some lesser known facts about Chunky pandey
Chunky Pandey real name is Suyyash Sharad Pandey
Chunky is 58 years old.
Born on 26 September 1962
Chunky made his Bollywood debut in 1987 with Pahlaj Nihalani’s film Aag Hi Aag. The film was a super hit and opened up the path to his career.
He then appeared in several superhit films such as ‘Pap Ki Duniya’ (1988), ‘Khatron Ke Khiladi’ (1988), ‘Jahulele’ (1990) and ‘Aankhen’ (1992).
He played Anil Kapoor‘s friend in the 1988 superhit film ‘Tezaab’ and for this he received the Filmfare Best Supporting Actor Award.
Along with films, he also runs a health food restaurant in Mumbai with wife Bhavna.
Apart from this, he has an event management company called Bollywood Electric, which is particularly known for stage shows.
Before joining Bollywood, Chunky worked as an instructor in an acting school in 1986. According to reports, this restaurant named ‘The Elbow Room’ is located in Khar (West).
Apart from this, he also has an event management company called ‘Bollywood Electric’, which is especially known for stage shows.
Chunky lives in a lavish luxurious house in Monisha Apartments, St Andrews Road, Bandra (West), Mumbai.
It was difficult for Chunky to find himself in hero category in 90s due to competition from Khans, Akshay Kumar , Ajay Devgan etc.
Frustrated, he turned to Bangladeshi cinema. Chunky did not know Bengali, so his voice was dubbed. There he gave hits like ‘Swami Keno Asami’, ‘Besh Korechi Prem Korechi’ and ‘Meyera a Manush’.
In 2003, Chunky made his Bollywood comeback with films like ‘Qayamat: City Under Threat’ and ‘Elaan’. Since then, he has appeared in many films like ‘Om Shanti Om’, ‘Paying Guest’, ‘Housefull’, ‘Housefull 2’ and ‘Bullet Raja’.