Divyenndu (born Divyendu Sharma; 19 June 1983) is an Indian film actor best known for his roles of Nishant aka Liquid in Pyar Ka Punchnama and Narayan Sharma in Toilet: Ek Prem Katha. His role of Tripathi in the film Batti Gul Meter Chalu and Munna in 2018 Amazon Prime Video series Mirzapur are well appreciated too.
19 June 1983
|Alma mater||Kirori Mal College FTII, Pune|
Early life and backgroundEdit
Divyenndu was born on 19 June 1983 in Delhi. He is a graduate in political science from Delhi University's Kirori Mal College. He has three years of theatre experience in Delhi after which he pursued a two year diploma in acting from FTII, Pune. He was previously seen in a number of ads for brands like Virgin Mobile, Birla Sun Life and Fidelity Mutual Funds.
He first appeared in a side role in Madhuri Dixit's comeback movie Aaja Nach Le. His debut Bollywood movie was Pyar Ka Punchnama where he played a character called Liquid. For his role in the film, he won the Screen Award for Most Promising Newcomer – Male. He also played the role of the poet Omi in David Dhawan's remake of Chashme Baddoor.
|2011||Pyaar Ka Punchnama||Nishant "Liquid" Agarwal||Screen Award for Best Male Debut|
|2013||Chashme Baddoor||Omkar "Omi" Sharma|
|2014||Ekkees Toppon Ki Salaami||Subhash Joshi|
|2015||Dilliwali Zaalim Girlfriend||Dhruv|
|2017||Toilet: Ek Prem Katha||Narayan Sharma|
|2016 The End||Sunny|
|2018||Batti Gul Meter Chalu||Sundar Mohan Tripathi|
|2019||Badnaam Gali||Randeep Singh Sodhi|
|Kanpuriye||Vijay||Hotstar Specials Film|
|2018–present||Mirzapur||Phulchand Tripathi aka Munna Bhaiya||iReel Award for Best Supporting Actor|
- "Liquid in Chashme Baddoor remake". The Times of India. 3 December 2011. Retrieved 17 October 2015.
- Tulsiani, Kriti (26 May 2019). "EXCLUSIVE| Divyenndu on dropping his surname, playing Liquid in Pyaar Ka Punchnama and wishlist of directors". Times Now. Retrieved 19 June 2019.
- "When love packs in a Punch". The Indian Express. 31 May 2011. Retrieved 17 October 2015.
- "Divyenndu on a roll". The Times of India. 4 June 2012. Retrieved 17 October 2015.
- "Biography of Divyendu Sharma". gomolo.com.
- "Best of the Year 2011 in Bollywood". DNA India. 3 January 2012. Retrieved 17 October 2015.
- "Head Start". India Today. 6 February 2012. Retrieved 17 October 2015.