Vikram Gokhale
Born (1940-10-30) 30 October 1940 (age 80)
NationalityIndian
OccupationActor
Children2
Parent(s)

Vikram Gokhale (born 30 October 1940)[1] is an Indian film, television and stage actor, notable for his roles in Marathi theatre, and Hindi films and television.[2] He is the only and greatest method actor of Marathi films. He is the son of another well-known veteran Marathi theater and film actor, Chandrakant Gokhale.[3][4]

Gokhale made his directorial debut in 2010, with the Marathi film Aaghaat. Produced by Sprint Arts Creation and executive producer Rajesh Damble, the film is based on a story written by Dr. Nitin Lavangare. The cast of the film includes actors Mukta Barve and Dr. Amol Kolhe and was shot in Pune.

He was awarded the Sangeet Natak Akademi Award in 2011 for his Acting in Theatre, given by the Sangeet Natak Akademi, India's National Academy of Music, Dance & Drama.[5] In 2013, he won the National Film Award for Best Actor category for his Marathi film Anumati.[6]

Personal life

Gokhale's great grandmother Durgabai Kamat was the first female actor of the Indian screen, while his grandmother Kamlabai Gokhale (Kamlabai Kamat at that time) was the first female child actor of Indian cinema. His father Chandrakant Gokhale was a veteran Marathi film and stage artist and has acted in over 70 Marathi and Hindi films.[7]

Gokhale runs a real estate firm called Sujata Farms in Pune.[8]

He is also an active social activist. His family's charitable foundation provides financial support for disabled soldiers, Children of lepers, and education of orphan children.[citation needed]

In Feb 2016 due to a throat ailment, Gokhale retired from stage activities, though he still continues film work.[9]

Movies/Theatre

  1. Tehreer (2021)
  2. Prawaas (2020)
  3. AB Aani CD (2020)
  4. Mission Mangal (2019)
  5. Hichki (2018) as Principal Khan
  6. Aiyaary (2018) as Army General Pratap Malik(COAS)
  7. Khopa (2017)
  8. Firangi (2017) as Police Officer
  9. Marathon Zindagi (2017) [10]
  10. Youth (2016 film) Marathi film
  11. A Dot Com Mom (2016)
  12. Traffic (2016)
  13. 702 Dixit's (2016)
  14. Natsamrat (2015)
  15. Take it Easy (2015)
  16. Shasan (2015)
  17. Karbonn (2015)
  18. Ab Tak Chhappan 2 (2015)
  19. Ke Dil Abhi Bhara Nahi (2015 Marathi Theatre)
  20. Dusari Goshta (2014)
  21. Aamhi Bolato Marathi (2014)
  22. Bang Bang! (2014)
  23. Anumati (2013)
  24. Mission 11 July (2010)
  25. Aaghaat (2010)
  26. De Dana Dan (2009)
  27. Life Partner (2009)
  28. Kalavaramaye Madilo (2009)
  29. Rang Rasiya (Colours Of Passion) (2008)
  30. Summer 2007 (2007)
  31. Bhool Bhulaiyaa (2007)
  32. Gafla (2006)
  33. Main Aisa Hi Hoon (2005)
  34. Lucky: No Time for Love (2005)
  35. Kisna: The Warrior Poet (2005)
  36. Sau Jhooth Ek Sach (2004)
  37. Madhoshi (2004)
  38. Hum Kaun Hai? (2004)
  39. Ishq Hai Tumse (2004)
  40. Kahan Ho Tum (2003)
  41. Love at Times Square (2003)
  42. Kuch Tum Kaho Kuch Hum Kahein (2002)
  43. Yeh Raaste Hain Pyaar Ke (2001)
  44. Tum Bin (2001)
  45. Hadh: Life On the Edge of Death (2001)
  46. Aalavandhan/Abhay (2001)
  47. Champion (2000)
  48. Hey Ram (2000)
  49. Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam (1999)
  50. Haste Hasate (1998)
  51. Badmaash (1998)
  52. Sham Ghansham (1998)
  53. Andolan (1995)
  54. Tadipaar (1995)
  55. Jazbaat (1994)
  56. Mukta (1994)
  57. Vajir (1994)
  58. Ghar Aaya Mera Pardesi (1993)
  59. Lapandav (Marathi) (1993)
  60. Zakhmo Ka Hisaab (1993)
  61. Balwaan (1992)
  62. Qaid Mein Hai Bulbul (1992)
  63. Yaad Rakhegi Duniya (1992)
  64. Adharm (1992)
  65. Khuda Gawah (1992)
  66. Maherchi Sadi (1991)
  67. Akayla (1991)
  68. Kalat Nakalat (Marathi) (1991)
  69. Dharam Sankat (1991)
  70. Sau Crore (1991)
  71. Krodh (1990)
  72. Agneepath (1990)
  73. Thodasa Roomani Ho Jaayen (1990)
  74. Eeshwar (1989)
  75. Salim Langde Pe Mat Ro (1989)
  76. Falak (The Sky) (1988)
  77. Insaaf (1987)
  78. Vivek (1985)
  79. Mahananda (1985)
  80. Sati Naag Kanya (1983)
  81. Darodekhor (1980)
  82. Jai Baba Amarnath (1981)
  83. Aapo Jadro (1979) (Gujarati)
  84. Prem Bandhan (1979)
  85. Swarg Narak (1978) - Cinema Hall Manager
  86. Bhingri (1977)
  87. Yehi Hai Zindagi (1977)
  88. Varhadi Ani Vajantri (1973)
  89. Parwana (1971)
  90. Khara Sangaycha Tar - Marathi play
  91. Jawai Majha Bhala - Marathi play
  92. Katha - Marathi Play

Television

Webseries

References

  1. ^ "Happy Birthday Vikram Gokhale: 'Natsamrat' To 'Aaghaat'; Five Must-Watch Movies Of The Veteran Actor". The Times of India. 30 October 2020. Retrieved 7 February 2021.
  2. ^ "Vikram Gokhale debuts in Telugu cinema". Rediff. 13 July 2009. Retrieved 24 August 2020.
  3. ^ "Chandrakant Gokhale passes away". Indian Express. 21 June 2008. Archived from the original on 22 June 2008. Retrieved 15 April 2010.
  4. ^ "Thespian Gokhale's story unveiled". The Times of India. TNN. 20 October 2003. Retrieved 15 April 2010.
  5. ^ "SNA: List of Akademi Awardees". Sangeet Natak Akademi Official website. Archived from the original on 31 March 2016.
  6. ^ "60th National Film Awards Announced" (PDF) (Press release). Press Information Bureau (PIB), India. Retrieved 18 March 2013.
  7. ^ "Chandrakiran - the origin of the moon rays". Indian Express. 18 October 2003. Archived from the original on 11 November 2003. Retrieved 15 April 2010.
  8. ^ "TALKING POINT with Vikram Gokhale". Indian Express. 23 April 2007. Retrieved 15 April 2010.
  9. ^ Shanker, Isha (21 May 2017). "Beyond the Bonds". Indian Express. Retrieved 24 July 2021.
  10. ^ "Marathon Zindagi Movie". Times of India / Filmipop. Retrieved 13 June 2018.