Anupam Shyam

Anupam Shyam (born Anupam Shyam Ojha on 20 September 1957[1]) is an Indian film and television actor, who usually plays villainous roles. He has appeared as Thakur Sajjan Singh in the STAR Plus TV series Mann Kee Awaaz Pratigya (2009).[2][3] Apart from that, he has worked in films like Lajja, Nayak, Dubai Return, Parzania, Hazaaron Khwaishein Aisi (2005), Shakti: The Power, Bandit Queen, in the internationally acclaimed movie Slumdog Millionaire (2008) and acted in numerous international films set in India.[1]

Anupam Shyam
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Anupam Shyam at a private function
Born (1957-09-20) 20 September 1957 (age 63)
Other namesThakur Sajjan Singh
EducationBharatendu Academy of Dramatic Arts
Years active1993–present

Personal lifeEdit

Anupam Shyam Ojha is a native of Pratapgarh in Uttar Pradesh.,[2] and an alumnus of Bhartendu Academy of Dramatic Arts, Lucknow, where he studied from 1983 to 1985. He also supported Anna Hazare's movement held on 27 December 2011 [4]




  1. ^ a b "Absolut screen magic". The Hindu. 18 December 2004. Archived from the original on 28 June 2011. Retrieved 6 December 2010.
  2. ^ a b "'Pratigya' Has Made Me a Household Name: Anupam Pratapgarh". Outlook. 27 October 2010. Archived from the original on 28 October 2010. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  3. ^ "The bad guys on tube". Deccan Chronicle. 13 November 2010.
  4. ^ "Alumni: A". B-Positive website. Archived from the original on 30 January 2011. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  5. ^ "UNICEF and partners present gripping tele-series focused on social issues in India". UNICEF. 7 April 2008.

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