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Hometown: Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

Age: 53 Years

Wife: Sapna Thakur

Mahesh Thakur

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Some Lesser Known Facts About Mahesh Thakur

  • Mahesh Thakur is an Indian actor, producer, author, and entrepreneur who primarily appears in Hindi television shows and Bollywood films. He is well known for playing the role of Suraj Malhotra in the Hindi television show Shararat on StarPlus (2003) and Anand Pandey in the Bollywood film Hum Saath-Saath Hain (1999).
  • Since his college days, Mahesh took part in various college plays and drama competitions. Some of his theatrical productions include Tota Maina Ki Kahani, which was staged in Dubai, Dil Chahta Hai, and Made For Each Other.
    Mahesh Thakur in his young age

    Mahesh Thakur in his young age

  • While completing his post-graduation in Panama, Mahesh developed an interest in acting. To give acting a try, he shifted to India in the early 1990s. In an interview, Mahesh talked about his interest in acting and said,

    I am here for the sheer love of acting. I was brought up in Panama, Central America and came to India for acting and after a few not-so-successful films, I dabbled with theatre and began acting in TV series,”

  • In 1995, Mahesh gained popularity in the television industry when he appeared as Avinash in the show Sailaab on Zee TV.
    Mahesh Thakur in a still from the television show Sailaab

    Mahesh Thakur in a still from the television show Sailaab

  • In 1999, Mahesh shot to fame when he appeared in the Bollywood film Hum Saath-Saath Hain in which he played the role of Anand Pandey.
    Mahesh Thakur in a still from the Bollywood film Hum Saath-Saath Hain

    Mahesh Thakur in a still from the Bollywood film Hum Saath-Saath Hain

  • Mahesh has appeared in a few television shows like Shararat as Suraj Malhotra on StarPlus (2003), Sasural Genda Phool as Kamal Kishore Bajpai (2010) on StarPlus, and Udaan as Colonel Yashvant Bedi on Colors TV (2018).
    Mahesh Thakur in a still from the television show Shararat

    Mahesh Thakur in a still from the television show Shararat

  • In 2004, Mahesh got the chance to share the screen space with Bollywood actress, Sridevi, in the show Malini Iyer in which he played the role of Pankaj Sabharwal. In an interview, on being asked about his experience of working with Sridevi in the show Malini Iyer, Mahesh said,

    She used to give all her time to her work and rehearsals. Until I wasn’t satisfied with my own rehearsal, she would never say, let’s start shooting. With her, it was all about teamwork. She was very graceful in everything she would do. There was no ego in her. It was a fantastic experience working with her.”

    Mahesh Thakur in a still from the television show Malini Iyer

    Mahesh Thakur in a still from the television show Malini Iyer

  • Mahesh appeared in a few Bollywood films like Humko Deewana Kar Gaye as Robby Kohli (2006), Aashiqui 2 as Saigal (2013), Jai Ho as Rehaan (2014), and Velle as Ravikant Agarwal (2021).
    Mahesh Thakur in a still from the Bollywood film Aashiqui 2

    Mahesh Thakur in a still from the Bollywood film Aashiqui 2

  • In 2017, Mahesh appeared in the television show Dil Boley Oberoi in which he played the role of Tej Singh Oberoi on StarPlus. Mahesh, for the first time in his career, played an antagonist in the show Dil Boley Oberoi.
    Mahesh Thakur in a still from the television show Dil Boley Oberoi

    Mahesh Thakur in a still from the television show Dil Boley Oberoi

  • In November 2018, Mahesh was invited as a guest speaker by Brian Cantor, the Vice Chancellor of the University of Bradford, at the Oberoi Hotel in Mumbai.
    Mahesh Thakur invited as a guest speaker for an event at the Oberoi Hotel, Mumbai

    Mahesh Thakur was invited as a guest speaker for an event at the Oberoi Hotel, Mumbai

  • On 11 December 2019, Mahesh joined his company, Kreative Flight Films Private Limited, as a director.
  • In 2021, Mahesh appeared in the television show Mere Sai: Shraddha Aur Saburi in which he portrayed the character of Govind Dabholkar, who scripted the book “Shree Sai Satcharitra,” on Sony TV. In an interview, Mahesh talked about his experience of portraying the character of Govind Dabholkar and said,

    It is an honour for me to be a part of such a magnificent show. I will be portraying the role of Govind Dabholkar, who known for penning the Padyapankti about Sai Baba. My character, Govind Dabholkar, comes from a poor background but manages to achieve success on his own and works as a clerk, for which he is well respected in society.”

 

  • On 10 June 2021, Abhinav Immigration Services announced Mahesh as the brand ambassador and associate for the self-employed immigration program of the institute.
  • In an interview, when Mahesh was asked about the happiest moment in his career, he revealed that acting in a Rajshri film, Hum Saath-Saath Hain, was a dream come true for him.
  • Mahesh was invited to a TEDx conference event at Goswami Ganesh Dutta Sanatan Dharma College in Chandigarh (2020) and Daulat Ram College in New Delhi (2022).
  • Mahesh Thakur has appeared in a few commercials for popular brands like Lays featuring Ranbir Kapoor, Muthoot Finance featuring Amitabh Bachchan, Vicks, Kingfisher, Ensure, ICICI bank, Manyavar, and Kayam Churan.

 

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