Sharat Saxena

Active - 1983 - 2016  |   Born - Aug 17, 1950 in Satna, Madhya Pradesh, India  |   Genres - Comedy, Romance, Drama, Comedy Drama, Action

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  • Spent most of his childhood in Bhopal although he was born in Satna in Madhya Pradesh.
  • Completed Engineering in Electronics & Telecommunication from Jabalpur Engineering College, Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh, India.
  • Arrived in Mumbai during 1972 to begin his acting career and was initially given the role of a main villain's sidekick.
  • Had to sleep at railway stations and remain hungry for days during his initial days of struggle in Mumbai.
  • Earned INR 250 in his first paycheck for a shelved movie starring Neetu Singh, which took 6 years to complete.
  • Made his acting debut in the Bollywood film Benaam (1975).
  • Acted in several Telugu, Malayalam, Tamil and Punjabi films apart from mainstream Hindi films.
  • Has been a part of more than 500 action sequences in his entire film career.