Sameer Khakhar is a household name of the Indian film and television industry where he has worked in many hit films and television serials. The actor got much popularity and success during his career life as he has been enthralling the larger audience with his tremendous performances. He is exclusively working in the Bollywood film industry where he is being praised by the critics as well. Despite working on many hit projects, the actor has acted in some most popular projects including a most-watched television serial named ‘Nukkad’ aired in 1986. In the serial, he appeared as a drunken character Khodi for which he got much praised. The serial was directed by Kundan Shah had Saeed Akhtar Mirza. Well, there are many things to know and here we are going to share some lesser facts about the talented actor. Give it a read!
8 Things You Didn’t Know About Sameer Khakhar
1- Rose to Fame
Sameer Khakhar rose to fame after giving a heart-winning performance in a drunken role of Khopdi in the most-watched television serial ‘Nukkad’ which was the best directorial project of Kundan Shah and Saeed Akhtar Mirza.
2- Well-praised Performance
The actor got much appreciation for appearing in the film named ‘Pushpaka Vimana’ in which he portrayed the role of the alcoholic businessman who was kidnapped by the lead hero-Kamal Hassan. The film was released in the year 1987.
3- Known for
The veteran, talented actor, Sameer Khakhar is known for his outstanding performances and well-appreciated work as he has been greatly contributing to the Hindi cinema for which he got immense love.
4- Debut Film
Khakhar took the start of his acting career in the year 1985 and made his debut film through ‘Chhunn Chhunn Karti Aayi Chirya’ for which he got huge applause from everyone including his fans and admirers.
The actor, Sameer Khakhar is among those who never sit free in his spare time and keep indulging himself in various activities, like; traveling and writing, Also, he loves watching movies in his free time.
Khakhar is a non-vegetarian and loves eating seafood including fish, crabs, and prawns. Also, he loves eating chicken and all the food items made from chicken.
7- Done Theatre Plays
Before acting in films and television serials, Sameer Khakhar worked in theatre plays for which he got much appreciation. The actor once revealed that he wanted to hone his acting skills before acting in films and television serials.
8- Worked with Farida Jalal
The actor has worked with many Bollywood biggies including Kamal Hassan, Farida Jalal, Ramya Krishnan, and many others who are famous for their acting chops. The entire team worked together in the most-watched film named ‘Pushpaka Vinama’ in 1987.