Ashok Saraf Biography

Ashok Saraf Biography!! Ashok is an Indian actor and comedian, he is known for his work in Marathi and Hindi films along with theatre in both languages. He received several awards including 4 Filmfare Marathi Awards. Ashok is referred to as the Mahanayak (lit. ’Greatest Actor’), Ashok Samrat or Mama of the Marathi film industry.

Ashok Saraf Biography

Ashok Saraf Biography

Bio/Wiki
Nickname Mama
Profession(s) Actor, Comedian
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.) in centimeters– 178 cm
in meters– 1.78 m
in feet inches– 5’ 10”
Weight (approx.) in kilograms– 80 kg
in pounds– 176 lbs
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Black
Career
Debut Marathi Film: Janaki (1969)
Bollywood Film: Damaad (1978)
Awards, Honours, Achievements • Filmfare Award for Ram Ram Gangaram (1977)
• Maharashtra Government award for the movie Pandu Havaldar
• Screen Award for the movie Sawai Havaldar
• Bhojpuri Film Award for Maika Bitua
• Best Comedian in Maharashtracha Favorite Kon?
Personal Life
Date of Birth 4 June 1947
Age (as in 2019) 72 Years
Birthplace Nagpur, Central Provinces and Berar, British India (now in Maharashtra)
Zodiac sign Gemini
Nationality Indian
Hometown Belgaum, Maharashtra, India
School DGT Vidyalaya, Mumbai
Religion Hinduism
Hobbies Travelling, Listening to Music
Relationships & More
Marital Status Married
Affairs/Girlfriends Ranjana Deshmukh (Marathi Actress)
Family
Wife/Spouse Nivedita Joshi Saraf (Actress)
Children Son– Aniket Saraf

Ashok Saraf Age

Ashok Saraf was born on 4 June 1947 in Bombay (present day Mumbai). Ashok was grew up in the South Mumbai neighborhood of Chikhalwadi and went to DGT Vidyalay for his education.

Ashok Saraf Family

Ashok Saraf Family

Ashok is married to actress Nivedita Joshi Saraf (Actress) in 1990. They both married at the Mangueshi Temple in Goa, where Saraf’s family is originally from. They both have a son named Aniket Saraf who is a chef. Ashok survived a major car accident in the (2012) on the Mumbai Pune Expressway near Talegaon.

Maharashtra Bhushan Award 2023

Maharashtra Bhushan Award 2023 (Ashok Saraf)

Ashok Saraf received Maharashtra Bhushan Award 2023, announced by the Chief Minister Eknath Shinde. Ashok won the people’s hearts with his acting in many Marathi and Hindi films, he was honored with this award.

Some Facts About Ashok

  • Ashok spent his early childhood at Chikhalwadi in South Mumbai.
  • He started doing Marathi plays when he was 18 years old.
  • He has played some important roles in Bollywood films like “Singham,” “Gupt,” “Koyla,” “Yes Boss,” and “Karan Arjun” ect.
  • Ashok Saraf received Maharashtra Bhushan Award 2023.

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