Makarand Anaspure

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Makarand Madhukar Anaspure
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Born (1969-07-22) 22 July 1969 (age 53)
CitizenshipIndian
Alma materSaraswati Bhuvan College, Aurangabad[1]
OccupationFilm actor, producer, director
Years active1995–present
Spouse(s)Shilpa Anaspure
Children[2]
AwardsBal Gandharva
Star Screen Award
Zee Cine Award
WebsiteMakarand Anaspure Web

Makarand Anaspure is an Indian actor who appears in Marathi movies and theater.[3][4]

Career[edit | edit source]

Anaspure came to fame after having worked in Saatchya Aat Gharat and Kaydyacha Bola.[citation needed] He credits Nana Patekar for his access into the film industry. Anaspure is known for his ability to use the Marathwada accent of the Marathi language.

Makarand has also acted in Bollywood films and Hindi TV serials like CID, Tu Tu Main Main and films like My Friend Ganesh 3, Jis desh mein Ganga rehta hain, and Yashwant.

Anaspure directed the Marathi film Dambis, in 2011. He has also produced films.

Naam Foundation[edit | edit source]

In September 2015, Nana Patekar and Makarand Anaspure established an organisation called Naam Foundation, which works to provide farmers aid to overcome the drought conditions in rural Marathwada and Vidarbha in the state of Maharashtra, India.[5]

Filmography[edit | edit source]

Marathi movies[edit | edit source]

Hindi movies[edit | edit source]

List of Marathi TV serials[edit | edit source]

  • Bedhund Manachya Lahari
  • Tur Tur
  • Gangubai Non Matric
  • Tisra Dola
  • Shejaar
  • Aamcha Sarkhe Aamhich
  • Comedy chi Bullet Train,
  • Assal Pahune Irsal Namune

Hindi TV serials[edit | edit source]

He appeared in a cameo for one episode in the Hindi serial Tu Tu Main Main and as an umpire along with co-stars Bharat Jadhav and Arun Kadam.

As a host[edit | edit source]

Anaspure was host of the Marathi show Hapta Band in its second season and Changbhal. He judged the comedy show Fu Bai Fu. He is now hosting the Marathi show Assal Pavhane, Irsal Namune on Colors Marathi.[when?]

As a writer[edit | edit source]

  • Struggler (2005) (dialogue)

As a producer[edit | edit source]

As a director[edit | edit source]

As a second unit director or assistant director[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. "Motivated to take up social issues in films: Makarand". Indiatimes. Bennett, Coleman & Co. Ltd. Retrieved 12 October 2014.
  2. Usha Anaspure
  3. "Theatre makes artist realise their potential: Avinash - Times Of India". Bennett, Coleman & Co. Ltd. 1 January 2013. Retrieved 7 January 2013.
  4. Birajdar, Laxmi (24 June 2011). "Few takers for Marathi films in theatres: Pawar". Indiatimes. Bennett, Coleman & Co. Ltd. Retrieved 13 July 2011.
  5. "Nana Patekar sets up Naam Foundation to fund drought relief for farmers, contributions pour in". DNA India. 15 September 2015. Retrieved 21 March 2019.
  6. Punha Gondhal Punha Mujra Movie Review {3/5}: Critic Review of Punha Gondhal Punha Mujra by Times of India, retrieved 21 March 2019
  7. Rangaa Patangaa Movie Review {4/5}: Critic Review of Rangaa Patangaa by Times of India, retrieved 21 March 2019
  8. "Comedy Circus - Indian Express". archive.indianexpress.com. Retrieved 21 March 2019.
  9. "eSakal - अभिनेता मकरंद अनासपुरेची चौफेर कामगिरी". Archived from the original on 14 January 2013. Retrieved 7 January 2013.
  10. "Nishani Dava Angatha Zee Talkies Moviepedia online at ZeeTalkies.com". www.zeetalkies.com. Retrieved 21 March 2019.
  11. "eSakal". Archived from the original on 2 February 2013. Retrieved 7 January 2013.
  12. "Review: Dambis is a lovable family film - Entertainment - DNA". Dnaindia.com. 9 December 2011. Retrieved 23 May 2012.

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