Abhimanyu Singh

Abhimanyu Singh (born 20 September 1974) is an Indian actor who works mainly in Hindi, Telugu, Tamil and Bhojpuri films.

Abhimanyu Singh
Abhimanyu Singh (Indian Actor) rgvzoomin.jpg
Singh in Thalaivaa (2013)
Born (1974-09-20) 20 September 1974 (age 47)
Sonpur, Bihar, India
OccupationActor
Years active1994–present
Spouse(s)
Sargam Singh
(m. 2008)

CareerEdit

Singh made his debut with Aks (2001), directed by Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra. He got his first break with the role of Rananjay Singh in Gulaal (2009), directed by Anurag Kashyap.[1] The role won him the 2010 Stardust Award for his breakthrough performance.

He won praises for his role of Bukka Reddy in Rakta Charitra (2010), directed by Ram Gopal Varma. In his review in The Times of India, Nikhat Kazmi compared his performance to that of Heath Ledger in The Dark Knight (2008), which outshone the lead star.

He also received positive reviews for Onir's I Am with Rajeev Masand praising his "brazen, unflinching performance" as a corrupt police officer.

Singh worked with Anil Sharma of Gadar fame's film Genius where he plays a CBI officer. Singh was also seen as the main antagonist opposite Sridevi in Boney Kapoor's Mom, released on 7 July 2017. Singh acted in another Telugu film directed by B. Gopal's Aradugula Bullettu starring Gopichand and Nayantara, released on 9 June 2017. Apart from this, Singh was also seen in the Tamil film Theeran Adhigaaram Ondru as the main villain opposite Karthi and Rakul Preet Singh which was shot at Rajasthan and Chennai.

FilmographyEdit

FilmEdit

TelevisionEdit

Year Show Role Channel
1994-1997 Swabhimaan Ronnie Banerjee DD National
1996 Aahat Neeraj (Episode 28,29-Killer Hands) / Sekhar (Episode 33,34- Red Rose) Sony Entertainment Television
1996 Yug Commissioner Sahib DD National
1997 Saturday Suspense - Junoon Sukhdev Pawar (Episode 7) Zee TV
Saturday Suspense - The Final Verdict Inspector (Episode 13)
1998 Saturday Suspense Shreekant Gokhale (Episode 50)
1999 Suspense Hour Dharmesh (Episode 4)
2000 Thriller At 10 - Chor Pe Mor Professor Ravi Desai (Episode 166 - Episode 170)
2002 Kumkum – Ek Pyara Sa Bandhan Vishal Malhotra Star Plus
2002-2003 Kkusum Ajay Maliya Sony TV
2003 Ssshhhh...Koi Hai - Vikraal Aur Haunted House Aditya (Episode 93) Star Plus
Saara Akaash Air Force Officer
2008 Ssshhhh...Phir Koi Hai - Balighat Ka Bargad Partho (Episode 88–89) STAR One
2009 Ssshhhh...Phir Koi Hai - Vallabhgarh Ki Rajkumari Inspector Jhujjar Singh (Episode 158–165)
2012-2013 Upanishad Ganga Sutradhar DD Bharati

Web seriesEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "My wife suggested I consult a psychiatrist". Hindustan Times. Archived from the original on 22 December 2010. Retrieved 2 May 2011.
  2. ^ The Times of India (2016). "Abhimanyu Singh: 'Global Baba' does not target any specific person". Archived from the original on 20 June 2022. Retrieved 20 June 2022.
  3. ^ The Hindu (1 August 2017). "Abhimanyu Singh: The baddie with a soft heart". Archived from the original on 20 June 2022. Retrieved 20 June 2022.
  4. ^ Lohana, Avinash (13 May 2019). "ABHIMANYU SINGH PLAYS THE UNPREDICTABLE AND DEADLY VILLAIN IN AKSHAY KUMAR'S SOORYAVANSHI". Mumbai Mirror. Archived from the original on 13 May 2019. Retrieved 13 May 2019.
  5. ^ VIJAYAKAR, R M (7 October 2021). "Abhimanyu Singh Receives Love for 'Sooryavanshi'". india West. Retrieved 7 November 2021.
  6. ^ Firstpost (30 January 2021). "Abhimanyu Singh to play villain in Akshay Kumar's action film Bachchan Pandey". Archived from the original on 20 June 2022. Retrieved 20 June 2022.