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Here's Everything To Know About Actor Rajkummar Rao
A brief biography of Rajkummar Rao.
Oct 25, 2019
Rajkummar Rao has been a part of the film industry since 2009.
Here are a few notable moments from his life.
Only 35 years old, Rajkummar hails from Gurugram, Haryana.
He debuted in movies with Dibakar Banerjee's erotic-drama anthology,
Love Sex Aur Dhokha
He is an alumnus of the Film and Television Institue of India.
He has often credited actor Shah Rukh Khan as his inspiration for pursuing acting.
He’s often called a method actor, and for a cameo in
, he completely transformed his look with the help of prosthetic make-up.
In just 9 years, he's been a part of over 20 films. More than half of them have been Box Office hits.
He has 16 awards to his name, including 1 National Film Award and 3 Filmfare Awards.
In 2013, he won the National Film Award (for Best Actor) for his portrayal of Shahid Azmi in Hansal Mehta’s biopic,
was India’s official selection for Oscars in 2017.
He made his television debut in 2017 with the web series
Success did not come easy to him, "there were times I would get a message from the bank - 18 rupees left in my account."
He'll next be seen in the Netflix film
The White Tiger
, with Priyanka Chopra. He also has three more releases lined up for the next year.