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Chandan Roy Sanyal is an Indian actor who is primarily known for his works in the Hindi and Bengali language films of India. He made his acting debut in the 2006 film Rang de Basanti, in a minor role. Roy has performed in various theatre plays like Mudara Rakshasa, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Sakharam Binder Retold, Jis Lahore Nahin Vekhya, and Charandas Chor. He has acted in various Bollywood films, like ‘Kaminey’ (2009), ‘F.A.L.T.U’ (2011), ‘D-Day’ (2013), ‘Prague’ (2013), ‘Jazbaa’ (2015), and ‘Jab Harry Met Sejal’ (2017). Roy’s directorial theatre play, which is an adaptation of Vijay Tendulkar’s Sakharam Binder was awarded the “THESPO” award for the best play in 2004. Chandan won the best actor prize for this theatre play. Chandan has appeared in many Bengali films, like ‘Mahanagar@Kolkata’ (2010), ‘Aparajita Tumi’ (2012), ‘Ganesh Talkies’ (2013), and ‘Rawkto Rawhoshyo’ (2020). He also acted in the Hindi web-series, ‘Parchhayee’ and ‘Bhram’ in 2019.

Chandan Roy Sanyal  
NicknameRaja [1]
ProfessionActor and Director
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 170 cm
in meters- 1.70 m
in feet & inches- 5’ 7”
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
DebutFilm, Actor (Hindi): Rang de Basanti (2006) as Batukeshwar Dutt
Film, Actor (Bengali): Mahanagar@Kolkata (2010)
Film, Actor (English): Midnight’s Children (2012)
Personal Life
Date of Birth30 January 1980 (Wednesday)
Age (as in 2020)40 Years
BirthplaceKarol Bagh, New Delhi.
Zodiac signAquarius
HometownKarol Bagh, New Delhi.
SchoolRaisina Bengali Senior Secondary School in New Delhi
College/UniversityZakir Husain College, Delhi
Educational QualificationHonours in Mathematics [2]
Food HabitNon-Vegetarian
HobbiesWriting Poetry and Travelling
TattooA tattoo of Lord Krishna on his right bicep.
Relationships & More
Marital StatusNot Known
Wife/SpouseNot Known
ParentsFather- Name Not Known
Mother- Bandana Sanyal
SiblingsBrother- Abhishek Roy Sanyal (Diretor)
Favourite Things
Music Band(s)Radiohead, Led Zeppelin, and Pink Floyd
Actor(s)Sanjeev Kumar, Leonardo DiCaprio, and Philip Seymour Hoffma
Actress(es)Kate Winslet, Monica Bellucci, Urmila Matondkar, and Drew Barrymore
Film(s)Rangeela (1995), Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004), Omkara (2006), and The Science of Sleep (2016)


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