Bedi, Rakesh

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Name
Bedi, Rakesh Gender: M
born on 1 December 1954 at 12:34 (= 12:34 PM )
Place Delhi, India, 28n40, 77e13
Timezone IST h5e30 (is standard time)
Data source
From memory
Rodden Rating A
Collector: Seth
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_sagcol.18.gif 08°33' s_mo.18.gif s_aqucol.18.gif 12°59 Asc.s_piscol.18.gif 05°52'



File:Rakesh Bedi.jpg
Rakesh Bedi (at Zee Rishtey Awards 2010)
photo: FilmiTadka, license cc-by-sa-3.0

Biography

Indian film, stage and television actor, who started his film career as a supporting actor in the 1979 film Hamare Tumhare, starring Sanjeev Kumar, and then went on to act in over 150 films and several TV serials. He is most known for his comedy roles in films like Chashme Buddoor (1981), and the television series, Yeh Jo Hai Zindagi (1984), Shrimaan Shrimati (1995) and Yes Boss (1999–2009).

Bedi studied in Delhi, where his father Madan Gopal Bedi was working with Indian Airlines. While in school, Bedi started participating in Mono Acting competitions. Bedi has worked with the New Delhi theatre group Pierrot's Troupe and studied acting at the Film and Television Institute of India, Pune.

He hosted Science with BrainCafé, a science show on ZeeQ, and continues doing theatre in Mumbai. Notably, he played 24 different characters in Vijay Tendulkar's popular one-man play Massage. In 2012, he appeared on his first television drama daily soap, Shubh Vivah.

He is a life member of International Film And Television Club of Asian Academy of Film & Television.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Source Notes

Ashish Seth by email, "The birth details shared by him, on phone to me in 2010."

Categories

  • Vocation : Entertainment : Actor/ Actress (Film, stage and TV)
  • Vocation : Entertainment : Comedy
  • Vocation : Entertainment : TV host/ Personality ("Science with BrainCafé")
  • Vocation : Entertainment : TV series/ Soap star