Deol (born 27 January 1967), commonly known as Bobby Deol, is an Indian
actor. He was born in India and is of Punjabi origin.
film role was a very brief appearance as a younger Dharam in Dharam Veer
in 1977 where he played the younger version of his father's character.
He made his debut as a leading man in the 1995 film Barsaat, for which
he won a Filmfare Best Debut Award. Although the film flopped, Bobby was
recognized and his performance was appreciated. In 1997 Bobby Deol
starred in his next film with Kajol, titled Gupt which went on to become
the fifth highest grossing film of the year.
He continued to star in a few flop movies until 1998 when he had his
second hit with Soldier. His next few films Badal and Bichhoo in 2000
were moderately successful.
He then appeared in the thrillers Ajnabee (2001) where his performance
were appreciated and Humraaz (2002) where he was nominated for a
Filmfare Best Actor Award. Succeeding films have not done as well.
His movies with elder brother, Sunny Deol such as Dillagi (1999) and 23
March 1942: Shaheed (2002) have not done well at the box office, but
have gained the two some critical acclaim for their on-screen chemistry.
He will next star in Jhoom Barabar Jhoom directed by Shaad Ali, under
the leading production house Yash Raj Films. The movie will co-star
Abhishek Bachchan and Preity Zinta, and will release in 2007.
Deol is the second son to Dharmendra, a legendary Bollywood actor, and
Prakash Kaur. His elder brother Sunny Deol is also a famous actor. Bobby
also has two real sisters Nonu Deol and Dolly deol two half-sisters born
from father's second wife (actress Hema Malini), whose names are Esha
Deol and Ahana Deol.
Bobby Deol is married to Tanya Ahuja with whom he has two children. His
eldest son's name is Aryaman, born in 2001. His second son was born
November 5, 2004 and was named "Dharam" after his grandfather.
Jhoom Barabar Jhoom Filming
2007 Apne Filming
2007 Shaka Laka Boom Boom Filming
2006 Nanhe Jaisalme Post-production
2006 Alag Special appearance in song Sabse Alag
2006 Humko Tumse Pyaar Hai Raj
2005 Dosti: Friends Forever Karan
2005 Barsaat Araav
2005 Nalayak Special appearance
2005 Tango Charlie Sepoy Tarun Chauhan
2005 Jurm Avinash Malhotra
2004 Ab Tumhare Hawale Watan Saathiyo Kunaljit Singh/Vikramjeet Singh
2004 Bardaasht Aditya Shrivastav
2004 Kismat Tony
2002 Chor Machaye Shor Shyam Singh/Insp. Ram Singh
2002 Humraaz Raj Singhania Nominated, Filmfare Best Actor Award
2002 23rd March 1931: Shaheed Bhagat Singh
2002 Kranti Abhay Pratap Singh
2001 Ajnabee Raj Malhotra
2001 Aashiq Chander Kapoor
2000 Bichhoo Jeeva
2000 Hum To Mohabbat Karega Rajiv Bhatnagar
2000 Badal Raja/Badal
1999 Dillagi Rajvir
1998 Soldier Vicky/Raju Malhotra
1998 Kareeb Brij 'Birju' Kumar
1997 Aur Pyaar Ho Gaya Bobby Oberoi
1997 Gupt: The Hidden Truth Sahil Sinha
1995 Barsaat Badal Won, Filmfare Best Debut Award
1977 Dharam Veer Young Dharam