Abhijeet Khandkekar

Abhijeet Khandkekar is a RJ, anchor and Marathi television and film actor, known for Mazhya Navryachi Bayko and Maziya Priyala Preet Kalena. Currently He is playing role of Malhar Kamat in Star Pravah's TV series Tuzech Mi Geet Gaat Aahe.[2][3]

Abhijeet Khandkekar
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Abhijeet in 2015
Born (1986-07-07) 7 July 1986 (age 36)[1]
Occupation
  • Actor
  • RJ
  • Host
Years active2010 - present
Known forMaziya Priyala Preet Kalena
Mazhya Navryachi Bayko
Maharashtracha Superstar
Spouse
Sukhada Khandkekar
(m. 2013)

Personal lifeEdit

Khandkekar married Sukhada Khandkekar in 2013, who is also an actor.[4][5]

Media imageEdit

He was ranked twentieth in The Times of India's Top 20 Most Desirable Men of Maharashtra in 2017.[6] He was ranked eleventh in The Times of India's Top 15 Most Desirable Men on Marathi Television in 2018.[7] He was ranked twentieth in The Times of India's Top 30 Most Desirable Men of Maharashtra in 2019.[8]

CareerEdit

Khandkekar was born on 7 July 1986 in Nashik, Maharashtra and got his first break in Maziya Priyala Preet Kalena which was aired on Zee Marathi in 2010–2011.[citation needed] He made his debut in film with Jai Maharashtra Dhaba Bhatinda film. He has also played various roles in Bhay, Baba, Me Pan Sachin, Mamachya Gavala Jaaoo Yaa, etc.[9] He was last seen in Zee Marathi serial Mazhya Navryachi Bayko from 2016-2021.[citation needed]

FilmographyEdit

TelevisionEdit

Year Title Role Ref.
2009-2010 Maharashtracha Superstar Season 1 Contestant [10]
2010-2011 Maziya Priyala Preet Kalena Abhijeet Pendse
2016-2021 Mazhya Navryachi Bayko Gurunath Subhedar [11]
2018 Zee Marathi Utsav Natyancha Award Host [12]
2018 Kanala Khada Himself as a Guest [13]
2019 Zee Marathi Utsav Natyancha Award Host [14]
2020 Maharashtracha Superstar Season 2 Host [15]
2021-2022 Criminals: Chahul Gunhegaranchi Host [16]
2022-present Tuzech Mi Geet Gaat Aahe Malhar Kamat [17]
2022 Aata Hou De Dhingana Contestant

FilmsEdit

Year Title Role Ref.
2013 Jai Maharashtra Dhaba Bhatinda Sayaji Nimbalkar [18]
2014 Mamachya Gavala Jaaoo Yaa Nandu
2015 Dhol Taashe Amey Karkhanis [19]
2017 Dhyanimani Sameer
2018 Bhay Gokul
2019 Baba Rajan [20]
Me Pan Sachin Raja
2020 Idiot Box Supporting role [21]
2022 Dharmaveer Dadaji Bhuse [22]

Web seriesEdit

Awards and nominationsEdit

Year Awards Category Role Show Result Ref.
2010 Zee Marathi Utsav Natyancha Awards Best Actor Abhijeet Pendse Maziya Priyala Preet Kalena Won [23]
Best Newcomer Male Won
Best On-screen Couple Abhijeet-Shamika (as Abhijeet Khandkekar - Mrunal Dusanis Won
2017 Best Character - Male Gurunath Subhedar Mazhya Navryachi Bayko Nominated [24]
Best Negative Role - Male Won
2016 Best Character - Male Nominated [25]
2018 Best Negative Role - Male Nominated
2019 Nominated [26]
2020 2nd Majja Digital Awards Majjedar Digital Kalakar Won [27]
2021 Zee Marathi Utsav Natyancha Awards Special Mention Honored [28]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Abhijeet Khandkekar's birthday is here!". The Times of India. Retrieved 2021-01-03.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  2. ^ "'माझ्या नवऱ्याची बायको'मधील गॅरी उर्फ अभिजीत खांडकेकर लॉकडाउनमध्ये करतोय ही गोष्ट". Lokmat (in Marathi). Retrieved 2021-01-03.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  3. ^ "Throwback Thursday: Actor Abhijeet Khandkekar gets nostalgic about Mazhiya Priyala Preet Kalena days - The Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 2021-01-03.
  4. ^ "Abhijeet Khandkekar wife and actress Sukhda Khandkekar". Loksatta (in Marathi). 2020-03-28. Retrieved 2021-01-03.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  5. ^ "7 Pics That Prove Abhijit Khandkekar Is A Devoted Husband Unlike Gurunath". ZEE5. Retrieved 2021-01-03.
  6. ^ "Maharashtra's Most Desirable Men 2017". The Times of India. 2018-03-06. Retrieved 2021-06-04.
  7. ^ "The hottest men of Marathi TV". The Times of India. Retrieved 2021-07-14.
  8. ^ "Make way for Maharashtra's Most Desirable men of 2019". The Times of India. 2020-02-29. Retrieved 2021-06-04.
  9. ^ "Happy Birthday Abhijeet Khandkekar: From 'Bhay' to 'Baba; five best films of the actor you should not miss". The Times of India. 2020-07-07. Retrieved 2021-01-03.
  10. ^ "Maharashtracha Superstar: Host Abhijeet Khandkekar and top 10 contestants to shoot for the grand finale soon - The Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 2021-02-27.
  11. ^ "काय आहे अभिजीत खांडकेकरचं 'मंडे मोटीव्हेशन'?". Maharashtra Times (in Marathi). Retrieved 2021-01-03.
  12. ^ "Zee Marathi Awards 2018 Winners List - ZEE5 News". ZEE5. Retrieved 2021-07-13.
  13. ^ "Abhijeet Khandkekar proposes to his wife in the most romantic way; See video - Times of India". The Times of India.
  14. ^ "Zee Marathi Utsav Natyancha Award 2019 Full Winners List - ZEE5 News". ZEE5. Retrieved 2021-07-13.
  15. ^ "महाराष्ट्राचा सुपरस्टार पर्व २: अभिजीतशी खास बातचीत". Zee 24 Taas (in Marathi). 2020-01-07. Retrieved 2021-01-03.
  16. ^ "Majhya Navryachi Bayko fame abhijeet khandkekar will be act in criminal chahul gunhegaranchi". Lokmat (in Marathi). Retrieved 2021-04-08.
  17. ^ "Abhijeet Khandkekar to play the male lead opposite Urmila Kothare in Tujhech Me Geet Gaat Aahe - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 2022-04-27.
  18. ^ "Jai Maharashtra Dhaba Bhatinda Zee Talkies Moviepedia online at ZeeTalkies.com". Zee Talkies. Retrieved 2021-01-03.
  19. ^ "Dhol Taashe (2015) - Review, Star Cast, News, Photos". Cinestaan. Retrieved 2021-01-03.
  20. ^ "Baba trailer: An emotional journey of a father and son". The Indian Express. 2019-07-17. Retrieved 2021-01-03.
  21. ^ "Idiot Box: 'आयुष्य टीव्हीच्या खोक्यासारखं असतं, कधी चॅनल बदलेल सांगता येत नाही'". Maharashtra Times (in Marathi). Retrieved 2021-01-28.
  22. ^ "Dharmaveer Movie Review: Prasad Oak brings Anand Dighe to life in this glorified biopic". The Times of India. Retrieved 2022-05-27.
  23. ^ "Zee Marathi Awards 2010 held recently with a Grand Bash". Retrieved 2021-06-26.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  24. ^ megamarathi (2016-10-16). "Zee Marathi Awards 2016 Best Serial Actress Actor Title Track Family". MegaMarathi.Com. Retrieved 2021-06-26.
  25. ^ "Zee Marathi Awards 2017 winners list". Loksatta. Retrieved 2021-06-26.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  26. ^ "Zee Marathi Awards 2019 Nominations List". Loksatta. Retrieved 2021-06-26.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  27. ^ humans.txt. "Itsmajja". marathi.itsmajja.com. Retrieved 2021-07-14.
  28. ^ "Guru and Radhika got special award on Zee Marathi Award 2021 | ZEE5 Latest News". ZEE5. Retrieved 2021-06-26.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)

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