Hometown: New Delhi
|Famous For||• Delhi Belly (2011)
• Jab Tak Hai Jaan (2012)
• Gori Tere Pyaar Mein (2013)
• Bajrangi Bhaijaan (2015)
• Junooniyat (2016)
• Madaari (2016)
• Hamari Paltan (2018)
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height||in centimeters- 191 cm
in meters- 1.91 m
in feet & inches- 6’ 3”
|Weight (approx.)||in kilograms- 95 kg
in pounds- 209 lbs
|Body Measurements (approx.)||- Chest: 44 Inches
- Waist: 40 Inches
- Biceps: 13 Inches
|Eye Colour||Dark Brown|
|Hair Colour||Salt n Pepper|
|Debut||Film: Kya Kehna (2000)
|Date of Birth||13 October 1965 (Wednesday)|
|Age (as of 2023)||58 Years|
|School||• DAV School, Chennai
• Don Bosco Mat. Hr. Sec. School, Chennai
|College/University||• Vikramajit Singh Sanatan Dharma College, Uttar Pradesh
• Delhi University
|Relationships & More|
|Wife/Spouse||Name Not Known
|Children||Son- Karan Bakshi
Daughter- Shreya Bakshi
|Parents||Father- S.P. Bakshi (deceased)
Mother- Name Not Known
|Siblings||Sister- Ritu Bakshi
Some Lesser Known Facts About Manoj Bakshi
- Manoj Bakshi is an Indian actor who works in theatre, movies, and TV shows.
- In 1980, Manoj Bakshi began his acting journey as a theatre artist. For 18 years, he performed in various plays in Uttar Pradesh. Some of his well-known plays include Chandramukhi, Jis Lahore Nai Vekhya O Jamyai Nai, Curfew, Yaaddasht Mubarak, Heroine No.1, Chor Nikal Ke Bhaga, Mahabhoj, Muawze, Til Ka Taad, Dil Ki Dukaan, Samaryatra, Is Dard Ki Dawa Kahaan, Kath Ki Gadi, Baby, and many others.
- He has been featured in numerous Bollywood films, primarily in supporting roles.
- Manoj has appeared in a wide range of Bollywood films, including Oye Lucky! Lucky Oye! (2008), Do Dooni Chaar (2010), Delhi Belly (2010), No One Killed Jessica (2011), Hair Is Falling (2011), Hum Do Bhagode (2011), Ab Hoga Dharna Unlimited (2012), Hate Story (2012), Miss Lovely (2012), Jab Tak Hai Jaan (2012), Jolly LLB (2013), Dreamz: The Movie (2013), Kajarya (2013), Khwaabb! (2014), Unfreedom (2014), Dear vs Bear (2014), Mumbai Delhi Mumbai (2014), The Lost Salesman of Delhi (2014), Bajrangi Bhaijaan (2015), Gori Tere Pyaar Mein (2016), Happy Bhaag Jayegi (2016), Junooniyat (2016), Madaari (2016), When Obama Loved Osama (2018), San 84 Justice (2019), Panipat (2019), Doordarshan (2020), Kaamyaab (2020), Secret Pocketmaar (2021), 10 Nahi 40 (2022), Pyaar Ki Policy (2023), and many others.
- In the movie “Bajrangi Bhaijaan” (2015), Manoj portrayed the character of Qureshi, a Pakistani Policeman. His performance in this role garnered immense popularity.
- In the movie “Panipat” (2019), Manoj portrayed the controversial role of King Surajmal, which received much appreciation and popularity.
- Manoj has also showcased his acting skills in Haryanvi films such as “Hero No. 1,” “Chindi Pahalwan,” and several others.
- He has been part of various Bhojpuri films like “Thavey Ki Bhwani,” “Jiyana Ke Aar Par,” “Pyar Karla Lage Na Dahej,” “Pyasi Aatma,” and many others. Indeed, Manoj has also made appearances in a few Punjabi films, including “Mukhtyaar Chadha,” “Kudi Serr Munda Sawa Serr,” and several others.
- Not only this but Manoj Bakshi has been featured in several web series, including “It’s My Pleasure” (2020), “Purvanchal Diaries” (2021), “The Golden Harvest” (2022), and more.
- Manoj Bakshi has a special connection with Kalka, a town in the district of Panchkula. Whenever he travels to Shimla, Himachal Pradesh, he makes it a point to visit Kalka and spend time with his loved ones in that place.
- Manoj Bakshi is frequently invited as a chief guest to various occasions and events due to his popularity and contributions to the entertainment industry.
- Manoj Bakshi regularly visits the gym to stay fit and maintain his physical well-being.
- Manoj is often spotted drinking alcohol and smoking cigarettes on different occasions. Instagram – Manoj Bakshi Instagram – Manoj Bakshi
- He has a great love for animals.
- He actively cares for the environment and can often be seen planting trees on different occasions.
- Manoj Bakshi prefers theatre over films because he values the live reaction of the audience that actors receive during a theatrical performance. However, he acknowledges that theatre has limited financial opportunities compared to films. Instagram – Manoj Bakshi