Murali Sharma

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Murali Sharma (born 09 August 1972) is an Indian actor who works predominantly in Telugu and Hindi films. He is widely known for portraying a cop on screen and is considered one of the finest character artists of his generation across the country.[1][2][3][4][5] Sharma has starred in over sixty feature films, including Telugu, Hindi, Tamil, Marathi and Malayalam cinema.[6][7]

Murali Sharma
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Sharma in 2013
Born09 August 1972 (1972-08-09) (age 48)
OccupationActor
Years active1996–present
Spouse(s)
(m. 2009)

Sharma gained wide recognition in television with Doordarshan's Paltan in which he plays the lead role of Col. R.S. Sajwan. Sharma has appeared in various soap operas such as Guns and Roses, Siddanth, Laagi Tujhse Lagan, Mahayagya, Viraasat, Zindhagi Teri Meri Kahani, Rishtey, Humne lee hain shapath, and Rangeela Ratan Sisodia.[2][3]

Early lifeEdit

Murali Sharma was born on 9 August 1972 in Guntur, Andhra Pradesh and was brought up in Mumbai.[8][9] His father, Vrijbhushan Sharma is a Marathi, while his mother Padma Sharma is a Telugu from Guntur.[10] Sharma calls himself a "Bombaywala." He completed his bachelor's degree, and studied acting at the Roshan Taneja Acting School in Mumbai.[11] Sharma is an avid reader. He is fluent in five languages, Telugu, Hindi, Gujarati, Marathi, and Tamil.[12]

He is married to actress Ashwini Kalsekar.[13]

CareerEdit

Murli Sharma appeared as Captain Khan in the 2004 Bollywood movie Main Hoon Na alongside Shahrukh Khan. In 2007, he had roles in the Hindi movies Dhol, Dhamaal, Black Friday, and the Telugu movies Athithi and Kanthri. He received a Nandi Award for his dual role of Kaiser/Ajay Shastri in Athithi. In 2008, he made an appearance in the Bollywood film Jaane Tu... Ya Jaane Na and appeared in Golmaal Returns and Sunday.

In 2011, Sharma had supporting roles in Singham, Oosaravelli, starring Jr. NTR and Dhoni in Telugu. He continued to work in Hindi and Telugu, and in 2012 he had his first role in a Malayalam film, the commercially successful[citation needed] Karma Yodha. In 2013 he also worked in the Tamil and Marathi film industries.

In 2015, he had larger roles in Gopala Gopala and Bhale Bhale Magadivoy. He also worked in Badlapur, ABCD 2, and the Tamil movie Paayum Puli. In 2016, he appeared in Krishna Gaadi Veera Prema Gaadha, Savithri, Sanam Teri Kasam and Wazir. He also did main role in Duvvada Jagannadham (2017), in 2018 Agnyaathavaasi and Vijetha, in 2019 Saaho, in 2020 Ala Vaikunthapurramloo, Sarileru Neekevvaru and Street Dancer 3D. His role in the movie Ala Vaikuntapuramloo, as Valmiki won praise from audiences and is regarded as his career best performance.

In 2021, he appeared in A1 Express, Sreekaram, Jathi Ratnalu and Chaavu Kaburu Challaga.

AwardsEdit

He received the Nandi Award for the Best Villain in 2007 for Athidhi.

FilmographyEdit

Films
Year Title Role Language Notes
2002 Dil Vil Pyar Vyar Hindi
2003 Maqbool Devsare
Dhoop Colonel Rathore
2004 Main Hoon Na Khan
Masti Eunuch at band stand
2005 Karam Kaif
Mangal Pandey: The Rising Sheikh Paltu
Ek Khiladi Ek Haseena Bakra - target
Apaharan Muralidhar
Kal: Yesterday and Tomorrow Sekhar
Chocolate Bilal
2006 Teesri Aankh: The Hidden Camera Dinesh
The Memsahib Kishore Thakkar
Rockin Meera Prem
Fight Club – Members Only Police Inspector
Buddha Mar Gaya Rohan Alexander
2007 Dhamaal Inspector Kulkarni (Crime Branch)
Dhol Zicomo
Athidi Kaiser/Ajay Sastry Telugu Nandi Award for Best Villain
Ek Dastak Hindi
Laaga Chunari Mein Daag Sunil
2008 Kantri Gangstar Telugu
Sunday Mysterious Stalkerq Hindi
One Two Three MM Munde
Jaane Tu... Ya Jaane Na Inspector (at Airport) Special Appearance
Golmaal Returns M.D Sawant
2009 Mere Khwabon Mein Jo Aaye Concertgoer
Chal Chala Chal Gajendra Singh
13B Inspector Shiva
2010 Shaapit Kaaya's Father (Mr.Shekhawat)
Lamhaa News Reporter
Dabangg ACP Malik
Golmaal 3 Inspector Dhande
Tees Maar Khan Agent-Mukherjee
2011 Chattam Sarath Chandra Telugu
Singham DSP Satyam Patkar Hindi
Oosaravelli Local Don Telugu
Chatur Singh Two Star Tony Hindi
Dhoni Ghani Bhai Tamil
Telugu
2012 Mr. Nookayya Shajahan Bismil Telugu
Aalaap Naxalite Hindi
Choron Ki Baraat
Ajintha Mukhiya Marathi
Adhinayakudu DGP Telugu
Jeena Hai Toh Thok Daal Hanumant Singh Hindi
OMG: Oh My God! Laxman Mishra
Chakravyuh Naga
Krishnam Vande Jagadgurum Reddappa
Karma Yodha Khais Khanna Malayalam
2013 Hungame pe Hungama Hindi
Platform No. 6 Telugu
Policegiri MLA Hindi
Pattathu Yaanai Marudhamuthu Tamil
Zindagi 50-50 Inspector Ramakant Rangoji Pawar Hindi
Ramachari Veedo Pedda Gudachari Commissioner Chaddha Telugu
Arrambam Durani Tamil
Vijay Aso MLA Marathi
2014 Poshter Boyz Cabinet Minister in State Government
Yevadu ACP Telugu
Anjaan Johnny Tamil
2015 Paayum Puli Lal
Gopala Gopala Akbar Bhai Telugu
Baby Mr. Gupta Hindi
Badlapur Michael Bhai
Black Home
ABCD 2 Shetty
Bhale Bhale Magadivoy Panduranga Rao Telugu
2016 Guru Mansingh Marathi
Krishna Gaadi Veera Prema Gaadha David Bhai Telugu
Savithri Dora Babu
Sri Sri J. K. Bharadwaj
Babu Bangaram Commissioner
Wazir Mahesh Hindi
Jai Gangaajal Munna Mardani
Aatadukundam Raa Vijay Rao Telugu
Ghantaa Marathi
Devi Dilip Tamil
Abhinetri Telugu
Tutak Tutak Tutiya Hindi
Sanam Teri Kasam Police Officer
Hyper Gaja Telugu
Meelo Evaru Koteeswarudu Priya's father
2017 Dwaraka Chaitanya
Mister Sri Veera Narasimha Rayalu
Duvvada Jagannadham Purushottam
Yuddham Sharanam Jaidev "JD" Shastri
Ninnu Kori Chandramouli (Pallavi's father)
Poster Boys Health Minister Hindi
Golmaal Again Insp. Dande
London Babulu Sharma Telugu
Prematho Mee Karthik Karthik's father
2018 Bhaagamathie ACP Sampath Also shot in Tamil (bilingual)
Agnyaathavaasi Sharma
Touch Chesi Chudu Police Commissioner
Awe Magician Yogi
Juvva
Mehbooba Afreen's father
Vijetha K. Srinivas Rao
Happy Wedding Akshara's father
Brand Babu Diamond Babu's father
Sailaja Reddy Alludu Chaitanya's father
Ee Maaya Peremito Pramod Jain
Devadas Police Officer Sharma
Padi Padi Leche Manasu Prakash Cherukuri
2019 N. T. R. Aluri Chakrapani
One Day: Justice Delivered Dr. Ajay Hindi
Ranarangam MLA Simhachalam Telugu
Kennedy Club Mukesh Rathore Tamil
Saaho David Telugu Also shot simultaneously in Hindi, Tamil (Trilingual film)
Ninu Veedani Needanu Nene Tharun
Tadka Tebli Hindi
Evaru Vinay Varma Telugu
Tenali Ramakrishna BA. BL Chakravarthy
Prati Roju Pandage Dhamodhar
2020 Sarileru Neekevvaru Ajay's Brigadier
Ala Vaikunthapurramloo Valmiki
Street Dancer 3D UK Cop Hindi
HIT: The First Case Ibrahim Telugu
Aalambana Tamil
2021 Check SP Telugu
A1 Express Murali
Sreekaram Chaitra's father
Jathi Ratnalu Sports Minister Chanakya
Chaavu Kaburu Challaga Sekhar Samuel
Naarappa Viswanatham
Khiladi
Most Eligible Bachelor
Varudu Kaavalenu
Major Telugu-Hindi bilingual film
Radhe Shyam Telugu-Hindi bilingual film
Shyam Singha Roy

TelevisionEdit

Year! Serial Role Channel Notes
1997 Ghar Jamai Doctor Salim Zee Tv Guest Role Only in Episode No 41
1998 Saaya Mr Malik Sony Entertainment Television Special Appearance from Episode 114

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Murali Sharma is the most demanded actor in South film industry". Archived from the original on 27 October 2018. Retrieved 6 February 2016.
  2. ^ a b S. RAVI. "Poised for the big innings". The Hindu.
  3. ^ a b Y. Sunita Chowdhary. "Striving to entertain". The Hindu.
  4. ^ "Murli Sharma does a guest appearance in the film 'Gaur Hari Dastan' without any remuneration!". The Times of India.
  5. ^ Cine Talkers. "Murli Sharma".
  6. ^ "B-Town demand Murali Sharma in cop role". The Times of India. Archived from the original on 2 February 2014.
  7. ^ "Mahie Gill, Murali Sharma, Deepak Dobriyal are some of the new-age villains in Bollywood". timesofindia-economictimes.
  8. ^ "Popular Tollywood actor Murali Sharma turns a year older, here's a look at his spectacular work - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 15 March 2021.
  9. ^ Tanmayi, Bhawana. "Positive roles increased my age on-screen, says Murali Sharma". Telangana Today. Retrieved 15 March 2021.
  10. ^ "నటుడు మురళీ శర్మకు మాతృ వియోగం!". Namasthe Telangana (in Telugu). 8 June 2020. Retrieved 15 March 2021.
  11. ^ "Indian Television Dot Com - "If I had a chocolate face, I would have been driving a Ford Ikon and doing three Balaji shows; two on Star Plus and one on Sony" : Murli Sharma". Indian Television Dot Com. 11 August 2004.
  12. ^ vishnupriya bhandaram. "One shade darker". The Hindu.
  13. ^ "Murli Sharma and wife Ashwini in Poshter Boyz". The Indian Express. 25 July 2014.

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