Anupam Kher

Anupam Kher

Anupam Kher is best known for his prolific career as an award-winning international actor, author and motivational speaker. Over the span of 35 years, he has appeared in over 500 films, over 500 films and 100 plays that include timeless hits such as Saaransh, Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge, A Wednesday, Special 26, and Maine Gandhi Ko Nahin Mara, to name a few.

He will be seen in the upcoming film The Kashmir Files, directed by Vivek Ranjan Agnihotri. The film tells the story of exodus of Kashmiri Pandits in the early 1990’s due to Kashmir Insurgency.

He has worked with acclaimed international directors like Ang Lee, David O. Russell, Woody Allen and more. Some of his international projects include the films Silver Linings Playbook, Hotel Mumbai, The Boy with the Top Knot, etc.

He established Anupam Kher’s Actor Prepares in 2005, a world-renowned acting school.
In 2021, Kher was awarded a doctorate by the prestigious Hindu University of America. He was awarded the Dalai Lama Award for his work with underprivileged children through the Anupam Kher Foundation, founded in 2008, and was also appointed as a UN Ambassador for the HeForShe campaign.