Aanjjan Srivastav Biography:Aanjjan Srivastav Biography
- Name: Aanjjan Srivastav
- DOB: 2nd June 1948
- Age: 70 Yrs, As of 2019
- Birthplace: Calcutta, India
- Spouse: Madhu Srivastav
Aanjjan Srivastav is a TV, stage and film actor who hails from Calcutta. He was born on 2nd June 1948 in Calcutta. He comes from a respected family of a banker as his father worked in Allahabad Bank. He did his schooling from Calcutta later did his B.Com and LLB from Calcutta Univerity. Soon he got in touch with a theatre group in the late sixties to into Bengali plays and films. However, his father asked him to join Bank and thus he joined Allahabad Bank and kept working as a theatre artist as well. In 1976 his father allowed him to take his transfer to Mumbai to pursue his dreams to become an actor.
As he reached Mumbai, he turned the part of People’s Theatre Association (IPTA) and also joined Prithvi Theatre to do several plays including Anwar, Kayakalp and Neel Darpan. He then got some good roles in films like Gol Mal, and Ghulami in his early days. He then moved to the small screen doing a TV shows like Yeh Jo Hai Zindagi, Manoranjan, Tamas, Nukkad and Katha Sagar in the late seventies. He then appeared in the comedy series called Wagle Ki Duniya, a TV series based on R.K. Laxman’s common man that brought him in the limelight. He then worked in the epic series called Discovery of India.Mrs. & Mr. Sharma Allahabadwale, Na Bole Tum… Na Maine Kuch Kaha, Samvidhaan and Chandrashekhar.
He did a number of films and some of his early days films, include Sath Sath, Ghulami, Loha, Mr. India, Kaash, Salaam Bombay, Main Azaad Hoon, and Awwal Number to name a few. Some of his recent movies include PM Narender Modi, Sanju, Firangi, Ek Thi Rani Aisi Bhi, Amma, Jab Hary Met Sejal, Tees Maar Khan, Paathshala, Flavors, Action Jackson, Halla Bol, Aan Men At Work, Run, Lajja, Chak De and Pukar to name a few. Talking about his personal life, he is married and has twins – boy and girl.