Makarand Anaspure

Makarand Anaspure is an Indian actor who appears in Marathi movies and theater.[3][4]

Makarand Madhukar Anaspure
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Born (1969-07-22) 22 July 1969 (age 51)
Alma materSaraswati Bhuvan College, Aurangabad[1]
OccupationFilm actor, producer, director
Years active1995–present
Spouse(s)Shilpa Anaspure
AwardsBal Gandharva
Star Screen Award
Zee Cine Award
WebsiteMakarand Anaspure Web


Anaspure came to fame after having worked in Saatchya Aat Gharat and Kaydyacha Bola.[citation needed] He credits Nana Patekar for his access into the film industry. Anaspure is known for his ability to use the Marathwada accent of the Marathi language.

Makarand has also acted in Bollywood films and Hindi TV serials like CID, Tu Tu Main Main and films like My Friend Ganesh 3, Jis desh mein Ganga rehta hain, and Yashwant.

Anaspure directed the Marathi film Dambis, in 2011. He has also produced films.

Naam FoundationEdit

In September 2015, Nana Patekar and Makarand Anaspure established an organisation called Naam Foundation, which works to provide farmers aid to overcome the drought conditions in rural Marathwada and Vidarbha in the state of Maharashtra, India.[5]


Marathi moviesEdit

Hindi moviesEdit

List of Marathi TV serialsEdit

  • Bedhund Manachya Lahari
  • Tur Tur
  • Gangubai Non Matric
  • Tisra Dola
  • Shejaar
  • Aamcha Sarkhe Aamhich
  • Comedy chi Bullet Train

Hindi TV serialsEdit

He appeared in a cameo for one episode in the Hindi serial Tu Tu Main Main and as an umpire along with co-stars Bharat Jadhav and Arun Kadam.

As a hostEdit

Anaspure was host of the Marathi show Hapta Band in its second season and Changbhal. He judged the comedy show Fu Bai Fu. He is now hosting the Marathi show Assal Pavhane, Irsal Namune on Colors Marathi.[when?]

As a writerEdit

  • Struggler (2005) (dialogue)

As a producerEdit

As a directorEdit

As a second unit director or assistant directorEdit


  1. ^ "Motivated to take up social issues in films: Makarand". Indiatimes. Bennett, Coleman & Co. Ltd. Retrieved 12 October 2014.
  2. ^ Usha Anaspure
  3. ^ "Theatre makes artist realise their potential: Avinash - Times Of India". Bennett, Coleman & Co. Ltd. 1 January 2013. Retrieved 7 January 2013.
  4. ^ Birajdar, Laxmi (24 June 2011). "Few takers for Marathi films in theatres: Pawar". Indiatimes. Bennett, Coleman & Co. Ltd. Retrieved 13 July 2011.
  5. ^ "Nana Patekar sets up Naam Foundation to fund drought relief for farmers, contributions pour in". DNA India. 15 September 2015. Retrieved 21 March 2019.
  6. ^ Punha Gondhal Punha Mujra Movie Review {3/5}: Critic Review of Punha Gondhal Punha Mujra by Times of India, retrieved 21 March 2019
  7. ^ Rangaa Patangaa Movie Review {4/5}: Critic Review of Rangaa Patangaa by Times of India, retrieved 21 March 2019
  8. ^ "Comedy Circus - Indian Express". Retrieved 21 March 2019.
  9. ^ "eSakal - अभिनेता मकरंद अनासपुरेची चौफेर कामगिरी". Archived from the original on 14 January 2013. Retrieved 7 January 2013.
  10. ^ "Nishani Dava Angatha Zee Talkies Moviepedia online at". Retrieved 21 March 2019.
  11. ^ "eSakal". Archived from the original on 2 February 2013. Retrieved 7 January 2013.
  12. ^ "Review: Dambis is a lovable family film - Entertainment - DNA". 9 December 2011. Retrieved 23 May 2012.

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