Indian film actor Sanjay Mishra is known for his work in Hindi cinema and television. He made his acting debut in the 1995 film Oh Darling! Yeh Hai India!. In 2015, he received the Filmfare Critics Award for Best Actor for his performance in Ankhon Dekhi. Hailing from the state of Bihar, Sanjay studied in Varanasi in Kendriya Vidyalaya BHU. and joined the National School of Drama and graduated in 1989. He did many commercials and small movie roles before he got the opportunity to stand with Amitabh Bachchan in a Mirinda commercial. He later acted in Satya and Dil Se.., which helped him in securing the role of Shukla, a corrupt Paan-loving employee, in the famous television sitcom Office Office.
Mishra is mainly known for his comedic roles, although he has played more serious roles in films such as Zameen, Charas, Plan, Satya, and All the Best:Fun Begins. In 2006, he acted in and gained fame from the back-to-back hit films Golmaal: Fun Unlimited and Dhamaal. He has established himself as one of the most intellectual and versatile actors with his different genre of acting. His films Prem Ratan Dhan Payo, Dilwale and many small budget films released in 2015, all brought him accolades. He achieved recognition for his work in 'Dilwale' and path breaking cinema like 'Masaan' and 'Port Djema'.
Born on: 6 October, 1963
Born in: Darbhanga, Bihar, India