Rajkummar Rao Yadav is an Indian Film actor who well known for his performance in Hindi Films. He was born on 31st of August, 1984 in Gurgaon, India. He did his schooling from Blue Bells Model School, Gurgaon and completed his graduation in Arts from Delhi University. He simultaneously did theatre Kshitij Repertory & Shri Ram Centre (SRC), Delhi. In year 2008 he graduated from the Film and Television Institute of India, in Pune and then he shifted to Mumbai. After graduating from prestigious FTII, he spend next year visiting several studious as well as meeting casting directors. He got his first break in Bollywood Industry with Dibakar Banerjee’s ‘Love Sex Aur Dhokha’. He next signed Ekta Kapoor’s flick ‘Ragini MMS’ in which he played a negative role. Both these films succeeded well and his performance was appreciated. He was next appeared in’ Shaitan’, which directed by Bejoy Nambiar. Thereafter, in year 2012, he played small but significant roles in series of films such as ‘Gangs of Wasseypur – Part 2’, ‘Chittagong ‘and ‘Talaash’. Then he was seen in 2013’s Indian drama buddy flick ‘Kai Po Che’, alongside Sushant Singh Rajput and Amit Sadh. It was directed by Abhishek Kapoor, which based on Chetan Bhagat’s novel named The 3 Mistakes of My Life. The film attained commercial and critical success and earned more praise for lead performances. For this movie he was nominated for the Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor. In that same year he appeared in biographical film ‘Shahid’, where he played portrayal of Shahid Azmi, for which he bagged National Film Award for Best Actor and Filmfare Critics Award for Best Actor. Rao then featured in the coming of age dramedy ‘Queen’(2014) opposite Kangana Ranaut. The flick earned critical acclaim and was successful at the box office. He then next starred in Hansal Mehta’s drama flick ‘City Lights’ (2014). Then in year 2015 he appeared in romantic comedy film ‘Dolly Ki Doli’ alongside Sonam Kapoor and Pulkit Samrat. And then appeared in Emraan Hashmi and Vidya Balan starrer ‘Hamari Adhuri Kahani’ (2015). He was featured in Indian biographical drama film ‘Aligarh’(2016), alongside Manoj Bajpayee, and it was directorial venture of Hansal Mehta and the film won huge critical acclaim.
Rajkummar Rao Upcoming Movies In 2016 – 2017 List
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