Gaurav Nanda

Gaurav Nanda is an Indian actor and producer. He works in films, serials and theatre. He is a Method Acting coach. He is the founder of Actor Studio India.[1][better source needed]

Gaurav Nanda
Actor Gaurav Nanda While Shooting.jpg
Delhi , India
OccupationActor, Producer
Years active2003–present
WebsiteGaurav Nanda

He specializes in method acting approaches and techniques governing human behaviour; drawing upon lessons from Michael Chekov (Russia), Lee Strasberg (US), Jacques Lecoq (Paris), Stanislavski (Russia), Uta Hagen (US), Sanford US), Laban movement analysis and Neuro-linguistic programming.[2][3]

He appeared in film and TV projects, including Bamdini (TV series), Parvarrish – Kuchh Khattee Kuchh Meethi, Yeh Hai Mohabbatein, and Tu Mera Hero.[4] He recently finished shooting Shab, which is directed by Onir.[citation needed]

Early lifeEdit

He studied telecommunication engineering at BMSCE Bangalore. In his first year of college, he was selected in an All India talent hunt of MTV Serial Kitni Mast Hai Zindagi, where he was among the top six applicants.

Before he started to work on projects in Mumbai, he had more than 8 years of professional training as an actor in theatre and acting. He started training and got involved in theatre and method acting training during his college days.[citation needed]

His training started with Lalit Prakash, who was the head of the department of acting in the Asian Academy of Film & Television. After graduation, he moved to Mumbai to take up acting as a career, taking a course at Whistling Woods International under Naseeruddin Shah.[citation needed]


He got his first break in films in the film Sorry Bhai!. He got a role in a mythological serial on Indian TV; Kahaani Hamaaray Mahaabhaarat Ki by Balaji Telefilms.[citation needed]

He has studied internationally at the National School of Drama (NSD), Film and Television Institute of India (FTII), London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art(LAMDA), Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute among others. He has also studied Physical theatre.[2][better source needed]




Actor Studio IndiaEdit

Still From Gaurav Nanda's Workshop For Mrs.India Worldwide Contestants

Nanda founded Actor Studio India in 2008. It is an International Method acting Training Studio. Nanda has trained actors from all over the world and has offered workshops for various institutes, beauty pageants, corporate's and companies etc.[citation needed]


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  2. ^ a b "Gaurav Nanda (Theatre , Films, Tv Actor , Celebrity Anchor & Founder of Actor Studio India)". Gaurav Nanda. Archived from the original on 29 October 2016. Retrieved 24 February 2014.
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  4. ^ a b "Ye Hai Mohabbatein Archives - SifetBabo". SifetBabo. Archived from the original on 12 May 2014. Retrieved 10 May 2014.
  5. ^ Ubaid Shafi Bhat (30 August 2015). "News Channels Ignored 1965 War Victory Event, Says Manohar Parrikar". News World India. Archived from the original on 14 June 2018. Retrieved 29 October 2015.
  6. ^ "'Chauranga' will have acceptance now: Onir". The Indian Express. 19 October 2015. Archived from the original on 3 February 2017. Retrieved 29 October 2015.
  7. ^ "After the Success of Talvar, Onir Says Its Good Time to Release Chauranga".
  8. ^ "Irrfan Khan in The Orphan: A New Kind of Hero".
  9. ^ Gaurav Nanda In Pyaar Tuney Kya Kiya[dead link]
  10. ^ "Colors Videos -Code Red,Full Episode-213, October 1st, 2015, Colors TV Show Videos, Clips - Colors TV Shows". Archived from the original on 2 October 2015. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  11. ^ Actor Gaurav Nanda. Vimeo.

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