Anupam Kher among 5 most talented actors in Asia
From Bollywood to Hollywood, Anupam Kher has done it all. We all know how talented he really is, but taking it another step was a well known western publication that listed Kher among the 5 most talented actors in Asia.
During his three-decade career, Kher, 57, has been featured in more that 450 films, making him one of Indian cinema's most respected actors. Boasting a rich variety of roles, from the dramatic (Saraansh) to the comic (Ram Lakhan). Kher has also won acclaim for his appearances in international projects, which include Gurinder Chadha's Bend It Like Beckham, Ang Lee's Lust, Caution and Woody Allen's You Will Meet A Tall Dark Stranger.
Signed to London-based United Agents, Kher is now getting Hollywood's attention for his supporting role as a psychiatrist in David O. Russell's awards- season contender Silver Linings Playbook, in which he co-stars with Bradley Cooper, Jennifer Lawrence and Robert De Niro.
"As an actor, it has always been very important to keep growing, to me, the country of a film's origin is not important. The profile of my part is what matters", says Kher.