Ajay Ghosh is an Indian actor who primarily appears in Telugu and Tamil-language films in negative roles. He is known for his roles in Jyothi Lakshmi (2015) and Visaranai (2016), Mookuthi Amman (2020) and Pushpa: The Rise (2021).

Ajay Ghosh
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Born
NationalityIndian
OccupationActor
Years active2010–present

CareerEdit

Ajay Ghosh started his acting career in DD Telugu and found his way up to feature films before getting his breakthrough with Vetrimaaran's Visaranai (2016).[1] In the film, he plays a strict police inspector from Guntur.[2][1][3] In a review of the film by The Times of India, the reviewer wrote that he "plays the ruthless inspector with glee".[3] Ghosh went on to play negative characters in several films including Jyothi Lakshmi (2015), Baahubali 2: The Conclusion (2017)[4][5] and Mei (2019).[1][6] In a review of the film by the New Indian Express, the reviewer stated that " Ajay Ghosh hams it up as his (Kishore's) subordinate".[6]

FilmographyEdit

  • Films are listed in order of languages in which he acted the most to least number.

Telugu filmsEdit

Tamil filmsEdit

Kannada filmsEdit

WebseriesEdit

  • Bhajana Batch

Awards and nominationsEdit

Year Award Category Work Result Ref.
2015 1st IIFA Utsavam Best Performance In a Negative Role Jyothi Lakshmi Nominated [9]
2021 9th South Indian International Movie Awards Best Comedian – Telugu Raju Gari Gadhi 3 Won

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c "Working with Vetrimaaran was inspiring: Ajay Ghosh". The Indian Express. Indo-Asian News Service. 7 April 2015. Archived from the original on 15 October 2016. Retrieved 26 July 2020.
  2. ^ "John Vijay to Vijay Yesudas: 10 actors who played the bad cops in Tamil cinema". The Times of India. 29 June 2020. Archived from the original on 12 October 2020. Retrieved 8 November 2020.
  3. ^ a b "Visaaranai Movie Review {4/5}: Critic Review of Visaaranai by Times of India". The Times of India.
  4. ^ "Working with SS Rajamouli in Baahubali was like going to a film school: Ajay Ghosh". Hindustan Times. 16 April 2017. Archived from the original on 28 October 2020. Retrieved 25 October 2020.
  5. ^ "'Visaaranai' villain to play a dacoit in 'Baahubali 2'". 8 February 2016. Archived from the original on 28 October 2020. Retrieved 25 October 2020.
  6. ^ a b "'Mei' review: This medical thriller saves no one". The New Indian Express. Archived from the original on 1 July 2020. Retrieved 31 May 2020.
  7. ^ "Vicharana Movie: ఆస్కార్ నామినేట్ తమిళ్ మూవీ తెలుగులో.. 'విచారణ'". Samayam Telugu. Archived from the original on 31 October 2020. Retrieved 25 October 2020.
  8. ^ "Uttara Movie Review: A decent watch despite the choppy narrative". Archived from the original on 3 August 2020. Retrieved 25 October 2020 – via timesofindia.indiatimes.com.
  9. ^ "IIFA Utsavam 2015 Awards - Best Performance In a Negative Role - Telugu - Nominations". YouTube. 16 August 2019. Archived from the original on 7 November 2020. Retrieved 8 November 2020.

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