Divyendu V Sharma (born 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.
Divyendu at trailer launch of 2016 The End
|Born||19 June 1983|
Early life and backgroundEdit
Divyendu Sharma 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||Pyar Ka Punchnama||Nishant Agarwal aka Liquid||Debut; Screen Award for Most Promising Newcomer – Male (Won)|
|2013||Chashme Baddoor||Omkar Sharma "Omi"|
|2014||Ekkees Toppon Ki Salaami||Subhash Joshi|
|2015||Dilliwali Zaalim Girlfriend||Dhruv|
|2016||Assi Nabbe Poorey Sau||Tinku|
|2017||Toilet: Ek Prem Katha||Narayan Sharma||Supporting Role|
|2016 The End||Sunny|
|2018||Batti Gul Meter Chalu||Tripathi|
|Mirzapur||Phulchand Tripathi aka Munna Bhaiya||Amazon Original Series|
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- "Liquid in Chashme Baddoor remake". The Times of India. 3 December 2011. Retrieved 17 October 2015.
- "Divyendu Sharma's on a roll". The Times of India. 4 Jun 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.