Nana Patekar Bollywood Actor

Nana Patekar (born 1 January 1951) is an Indian actor, writer, philanthropist and filmmaker, mainly working in Hindi and Marathi cinema.

He is the only actor ever to win Filmfare Award for Best ActorBest Supporting Actor and Best Villain categories. He was bestowed with the fourth highest civilian honour of India, the Padma Shri award for his dedication in the field of Films and Arts.

Family life

Patekar was born as Vishwanath Patekar on 1 January 1951 in Murud-Janjira in Raigad District, Maharashtra.He is an alumnus of the Sir J.J. Institute of Applied Art, Mumbai.

He went through a tough childhood. He married Neelkanti at the age of 27. He is an atheist but continues to celebrate the Ganesh festival due to tradition. His father died of a heart attack when Nana Patekar was 28 and later Patekar also lost his first son.

His second son’s name is Malhar. Patekar was a chain smoker until the age of 56 after which he quit. In an interview, he said that his father loved plays and encouraged him to watch them. This is how he developed love for acting. Vijaya Mehta directed his first play.

Nana Patekar Movies list

Gaman1978 Marathi cinema
 Aaj Ki Awaz1984Bollywood
Ankush1986Bollywood
Pratighaat1987Bollywood
Mohre1987Bollywood
Trishagni1988Bollywood
Awam1987Bollywood
Sagar Sangam1988Bollywood
 Salaam Bombay!1988Bollywood
Parinda1989Bollywood
 Prahaar1991Bollywood
Angaar1992Bollywood
Tirangaa1993Bollywood
Krantiveer1994Bollywood
Hum Dono1995Bollywood
Agni Sakshi1996Bollywood
Khamoshi1996Bollywood
Ghulam-E-Mustafa1997Bollywood
Yeshwant1997Bollywood
Wajood1998Bollywood
Kohram1999Bollywood
Yugpurush 1998Bollywood
Hu Tu Tu 1999Bollywood
 Tarkieb2000Bollywood
Shakti2002Bollywood
Ab Tak Chhappan2004Bollywood
 Apaharan2005Bollywood
Taxi No. 92112006Bollywood
Welcome2007Bollywood
Ek2009Bollywood
Paathshaala2010Bollywood
Raajneeti2010Bollywood
The Attacks of 26/112013Bollywood
Ab Tak Chhappan 22016Bollywood
Welcome Back2016Bollywood
The Jungle Book2016Bollywood

 

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