|Abhishek Banerjee Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 10 in|
|Date of Birth||May 5, 1985|
Abhishek Banerjee is an Indian actor and casting director who has gained popularity by playing the character of Jaana in the horror-comedy film Stree as well as for appearing as Vishal “Hathoda” Tyagi in the crime thriller web series Paatal Lok. He has also been cast in other projects such as TVF Pitchers, No One Killed Jessica, Mirzapur, Ajji, PariWar- Pyaar Ke Aagey War, Ajeeb Daastaans, Bhonsle, Bala, Dream Girl, Unpaused, Humorously Yours, Phillauri, Made In China, Bombay Talkies, Rang De Basanti, and Soul of Sand. Apart from acting, his credits as a casting director include working on films like Toilet: Ek Prem Katha, Rock On 2, Secret Superstar, Brij Mohan Amar Rahe, Knock Out, Mickey Virus, The Dirty Picture, Do Lafzon Ki Kahani, Dear Dad, No One Killed Jessica, Gabbar Is Back, and Kalank.
Kharagpur, West Bengal, India
Abhishek Banerjee studied at Kendriya Vidyalaya. Then, he attended Kirori Mal College, a constituent college of the University of Delhi, and was a member of Kirori Mal’s dramatics society.
Actor, Casting Director
- Father – Alok Kumar Bandyopadhyay (Retired Police Officer)
5 ft 10 in or 178 cm
68 kg or 150 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
Abhishek Banerjee has dated –
- Tina Noronha (2014-Present) – He got married to Tina Noronha in the year 2014.
Race / Ethnicity
- Deep-set eyes
Abhishek Banerjee Facts
- He made his theatrical film debut in the 2006 Hindi-language drama film, Rang De Basanti, starring Aamir Khan, R. Madhavan, Sharman Joshi, Soha Ali Khan, and others. Abhishek played the role of a student auditioning for a documentary role.
- Alongside Shraddha Kapoor, Rajkummar Rao, Pankaj Tripathi, and Aparshakti Khurana, Abhishek Banerjee co-starred as Jaana, Vicky and Bittu’s friend who got possessed by Stree, in the horror-comedy film, Stree, in 2018. This role got him nominated for a Zee Cine Award for “Best Actor in a Comic Role”.
- He played Vishal “Hathoda” Tyagi, a notorious hitman and one of the 4 suspects arrested in the plot to murder Sanjeev Mehra, in the Hindi-language crime thriller web television series titled Paatal Lok in 2020. For this role, he was nominated for a Filmfare OTT Award in the “Best Supporting Actor (Male) (Drama Series)” category.
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