Artist Biography

Manoj Bajpayee also credited as Manoj Bajpai, is an Indian film actor who predominantly works in Hindi cinema and has also done Telugu and Tamil language films. He is the recipient of two National Film Awards and four Filmfare Awards. In 2019, he was given India’s fourth-highest civilian honor Padma Shri for his contributions to art.


Real Name Manoj Bajpayee
Nickname Not Known
Profession Actor
Physical Stats & More
Height in centimeters- 175 cm
in meters- 1.75 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 9”
Weight in Kilograms- 68 kg
in Pounds- 150 lbs
Body Measurements – Chest: 39 Inches
– Waist: 33 Inches
– Biceps: 12 Inches
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Black
Personal Life
Date of Birth 23 April 1969
Age (as in 2016) 47 Years
Birth Place Belwa, West Champaran district, Bihar, India
Zodiac sign/Sun sign Taurus
Nationality Indian
Hometown His ancestry belonging is a small village called Belwa on the border of Nepal near the town Narkatiaganj in West Champaran, Bihar.
School Khrist Raja High School, Bettiah
College Satyawati College, Delhi
Ramjas College, Delhi
Educational Qualifications Graduate in History
Debut Film: Bandit Queen (1994)
TV: Swabhimaan (1995)
Family Father– Radhakant Bajpai (Farmer)
Mother– Not Known
Brothers– 2
Sisters– 3
Religion Hinduism
Hobbies Theatre plays
Controversies • He refused the offer to work in Aamir Khan’s film Dangal, as he was not happy with his role.
• Juhi Chawla, the producer of the film Chalk N Duster sacked him from her film and replaced him with Rishi Kapoor to play the role of a quizmaster, as she thought that Manoj’s looks are not good enough to carry out this role.
Favourite Things
Favourite Food Biryani, Penne pasta
Favourite Actor Amitabh Bachchan, Naseeruddin Shah
Favourite Actress Smita Patil, Tabu
Favourite Director Shekhar Kapur, Ram Gopal Varma
Favourite Film Gangs of Wasseypur
Girls, Affairs and More
Marital Status Married
Wife Shabana Raza a.k.a Neha (Actress)


Children Daughter– Ava Nayla
Son– N/A
Money Factor
Salary 4 Crore (INR)



Manoj Bajpai