|Chandan Roy Sanyal Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 7 in|
|Date of Birth||January 30, 1980|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
Chandan Roy Sanyal is an Indian actor, model, writer, director, and producer who is known for having been cast as Batukeshwar Dutt in Rang de Basanti, Mikhail in Kaminey, Swami Bhupendra Singh (Bhuppa Swami) in Aashram, Ghyassuddin Mohammed Qureshi (Gas) in Jab Harry Met Sejal, Inspector Ratanlal Bagulla in Kaanchi: The Unbreakable, Atul Sinha in Love You To Death, and Vishnu Vardhan in F.A.L.T.U.
Chandan Roy Sanyal
New Delhi, India
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Chandan Roy Sanyal attended Raisina Bengali School before getting enrolled at Zakir Husain College which has been the oldest existing educational institution in Delhi and a constituent college of the University of Delhi. He graduated with an honors degree in Mathematics.
Actor, Model, Writer, Director, Producer
- Mother – Bandana Sanyal
- Sibling – Abhishek Roy Sanyal (Brother) (Director)
5 ft 7 in or 170 cm
68 kg or 150 lbs
Race / Ethnicity
Chandan Roy Sanyal is of Bengali descent.
Salt and Pepper
- Deep-set eyes
- Sports a beard
Chandan Roy Sanyal Facts
- He made his theatrical film debut by playing the role of Batukeshwar Dutt in the 2006 Hindi-language drama film, Rang De Basanti, starring Aamir Khan, Siddharth Narayan, Soha Ali Khan, Kunal Kapoor, Madhavan, Sharman Joshi, Atul Kulkarni, Waheeda Rehman, and Alice Patten.
- In 2009, Chandan Roy Sanyal appeared as Mikhail in the Hindi-language action film, Kaminey, whose lead cast included Shahid Kapoor, Priyanka Chopra, and Amole Gupte. For this role, he was nominated for a Stardust Award in the “Breakthrough Performance – Male” category.
- He was seen as criminal Ghyassuddin Mohammed Qureshi “Gas” in the Anushka Sharma and Shah Rukh Khan starring Hindi-language romantic comedy film, Jab Harry Met Sejal, in 2017.
- Chandan Roy Sanyal has also been cast in Bengali film roles such as Rohit in Mahanagar@Kolkata, Shammo in Rawkto Rawhoshyo, Goja in Tope, Arjun in Ganesh Talkies, and Ranojoy in Aparajita Tumi.
- In 2020, he started appearing as Bhopa in the Hindi-language crime drama web series, Aashram, in which his fellow castmates included Bobby Deol, Aaditi Pohankar, Darshan Kumar, Anupriya Goenka, Adhyayan Suman, Vikram Kochhar, Tridha Choudhury, and others.
- He has served as the writer, producer, and director for the short romantic drama film, So Sicily.
Featured Image by Chandan Roy Sanyal / Instagram