The 52-year-old actor, who has received praise for the second season of "The Family Man", said he tries to make career choices that offer him as well as his audience a "unique" experience.
Ahead of the release of his new film, the ZEE5 original, Dial 100, Manoj Bajpayee talks about his approach to acting, balancing mainstream and independent projects.
From carving a niche on television with roles in Bairi Piya and Kuch Toh Log Kahenge, Sharad Kelkar transitioned to the big screen with Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s Goliyon Ki Raasleela: Ram-Leela.
Furthermore, throughout the conversation, his responses were precise and mindful, much like Chellam himself.
The 44-year-old actor, who made a successful transition from TV to films, said he wants producers to take a chance on him.
Priyamani said her attempt was to flesh out Suchi's dilemma with sincerity so that it resonates with women who find themselves in a similar situation of wanting to open up
'We as a team -- our directors, writers -- are very sentimental to each and every person and state. We are sensitive to the culture. We would never do anything to offend anyone...' Bajpayee said.
'Tandav' was embroiled in a huge controversy in January after the show's makers were accused of hurting religious sentiments.
Chellum's popularity is similar to that of Bob Biswas, an insurance agent by the day, Biswas moonlights as a hitman in the Vidya Balan-starrer 2012 "Kahaani".
Some Twitter users lavished praise on the UP Police for its work, while some also took jibes over various law and order issues in the state.
With mostly positive reviews coming their way, the team of "The Family Man" has seemed to have achieved the impossible: delivered a better season two.
Wanted Raji's portrayal to be balanced, nuanced: Samantha Akkineni on role in 'The Family Man' season 2
Akkineni, 34, said her preparation for Raji involved watching documentaries about the Tamil struggle and she was devastated to see the suffering of Tamils of Eelam, especially women.
The 'Aligarh' actor took to his Instagram to post a heartfelt note ahead of the premiere of the show's second season.
The second season will see actor Manoj Bajpayee's Srikant Tiwari pitted against a new and powerful adversary, Raaji, played by South star Samantha Akkineni.
Filmmaker duo Raj and DK trace their journey from struggling directors to reliable producers