Gulshan Grover

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Badman (2016) | The Second Jungle Book: Mowgli & Baloo (1997) | I Am Kalam (2010)
Sep 21, 1955 (age 62)
Performs ages 40-65
Indian/South Asian
Black (Short)
170 lbs
India (with valid passport) (Authorized to work in United States)
Not willing to work unpaid
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  • Primary photo for ClarksonClarkson (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1999 )  Less 1999
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  • Sooper Se Ooper * – Mama Madho Singh Shekhawat / Co-Lead Reliance Entertainment
  • Yaarian * – Principal Jimmy Sir / Co-Lead Tseries

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Award Nominations
  • * NATIONAL AWARDS OF INDIA ‘Best Supporting Actor’ Film -I Am Kalam in 2011

    Filmfare Awards nomination Best Villain Film- Sir 1994

    Zee Cine Award nomination Best Villain film – Raghuveer in 1995

    Screen International, nomination Best Villain film - 'Raghuveer' in 1995


    Gulshan Grover has acted in more than 400 films in career spanning over 30 years.
    He pioneered the transitioning from Bollywood to Hollywood and international cinema. He has acted in many Hollywood and international films including Columbia Tri-star’s Second Jungle Book, French-German film Rose & Marguerite, Italian Film Branchie, German Film Shadows of Cobra, Canadian Film Beeba Boys as well as Fusion Generation, Australian Film UnIndian, Malaysian Film I am not a Terrorist, Iranian Film-Hello Mumbai, Tibetan Film We are No Monks. Grover has also played the voice of Bad Giant in Steven Spielberg’s new film The Big Friendly Giant.

    Grover has been honoured by various countries for his contribution to Cinema.

    • Prime Minister of Norway Ms. Erna Solberg honoured Grover for his contribution to Indian and international cinema in Norway, 2015.
    • BBC Award for contribution to Indian cinema
    • BBC Asia Award for excellence in cinema.
    • New York International Film Award for pioneering the transition of Bollywood actors to Hollywood
    • Giants international Award for contribution to Art and Cinema

    Grover has also received awards from various countries for his acting in Indian & International films

    • Best Actor at Silicon Valley Film Festival, San Francisco, August 2016 for Film BADMAN
    • National Awards of India 2012 Nomination for Best Actor for film I Am Kalam
    • Stardust Searchlight Award Best Actor for Film I Am Kalam
    • Best Actor International at New York Film Festival 2011 for the American film Desperate Endeavors
    • Best Actor at Houston Film Festival 2011 for the American Film Desperate Endeavours
    • Los Angeles Film Festival, Best Actor 2011 for Film I am Kalam

    Gulshan Grover was born, raised and educated in Delhi, India. After receiving his master’s degree in Commerce from Shri Ram College of Commerce, he decided to pursue his passion and made a lifelong commitment to entertainment industry.

    Once there, he began his formal acting training at the prestigious Actor’s Studio, along with batch mates like Anil Kapoor.
    Grover eventually became an acting teacher at the same acting school; some of today’s leading Indian stars were once his students.

    Gulshan Grover believes that it is his fans and supporters who have made him the star he is today.

    He is also a firm believer in his duty to give back to society through social causes.

    Gulshan Grover is not only an actor, a producer and an entrepreneur. He truly is a link between Indian entertainment industry, Hollywood and the international entertainment industry and has successfully synergized various entertainment businesses between India, Hollywood and the West.

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