|Profession(s)||Actor, Theatre Artist, Writer, and Director|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters- 170 cm
in meters- 1.70 m
in feet & inches- 5’ 7”
|Debut||Short Film (Hindi; As an Actor): Kalapaani (2011) in a supporting role
Film (Gujarati; As an Actor): Kevi Rite Jaish (2012) as Harish Bachubhai Patel
Web Series (Hindi; As an Actor): Boygiri (2017) as Pragnesh Wakharia
Film (Hindi; As Director-Writer): Jayeshbhai Jordaar (2022)
|Date of Birth||26 January 1985 (Saturday)|
|Age (as of 2022)||37 Years|
|Birthplace||Mundra, Kutch, Gujarat|
|Hometown||Mundra, Kutch, Gujarat|
|College/University||Whistling Woods International, Mumbai|
|Educational Qualification(s)||• Graduation in Engineering
• A course in Acting from Whistling Woods International, Mumbai The Times of India YouTube- Whistling Woods International
|Ethnicity||Gujarati The Times of India|
|Relationships & More|
|Affairs/Girlfriends||Veronica Kalpana Gautam (Gujarati Actor)|
|Marriage Date||Year, 2014
|Wife/Spouse||Veronica Kalpana Gautam
Some Lesser Known Facts About Divyang Thakkar
- Divyang Thakkar is an Indian actor, director, theatre artist, and writer.
- He was born in Gujarat and brought up in Mumbai.
- At the age of 17, Divyang started working as a theatre artist, and since then has performed in many Gujarati theatre plays. In an interview, he shared how he thought of becoming an actor. He said,
I was only four years old then, and I had goosebumps watching seasoned actors on the stage. I wanted to be on the stage and act. And then, I debuted on stage at the age of 17 in professional theatre! I used to work as an actor during the day and do night shifts at a call centre.”
- In 2012, he acted in the English language Indian film ‘Chanakya Speaks’ in which he played the role of Aamir Maqvi.
- He has acted in various Gujarati films like ‘Bey Yaar’ (2014), ‘Khaatti Meethi Setting’ (2016), and ‘Chasani’ (2019).
- Divyang has also appeared in the TV commercial of Amul Lassi.
- During his leisure time, he loves to spend quality time with his family and friends.
- He loves to do photography, watch films, and observe people while travelling.
- In an interview, while talking about his role model Naseeruddin Shah, he said,
Watching Naseeruddin Shah, who is my role model, is awe-inspiring. He is just so natural in front of the camera. Also, during Kevi Rite Jaish, I learnt a lot from Anang Desai and Tom Alter. Acting is a two-way process and it’s important to make your fellow actors feel comfortable. And these people do it really well.”