Manoj Bajpayee Biography, Height, Age, Wife, Family, & More

Manoj Bajpai’s journey in Bollywood exemplifies the notion that success in the film industry is attainable for individuals from all walks of life. With his sheer talent and unwavering commitment, he has shattered barriers and proven that one’s background or circumstances need not be a hindrance to pursuing a career in the glamorous world of Bollywood.

Manoj Bajpayee Biography

Manoj Bajpayee, a highly acclaimed actor, has made a significant impact on Hindi cinema as well as Telugu and Tamil language films. Hailing from the humble village of Belwa in Narkatiaganj, Bihar, his journey to stardom is a testament to his unwavering passion for acting. Since his childhood, Bajpayee harbored a deep-seated aspiration to pursue a career in the entertainment industry.


Manoj Bajpayee Picture
Manoj Bajpayee Picture

Personal Information

Full Name Manoj Bajpayee
Nickname AKA N/A
DOB (Date of Birth) 23 April 1969 (Wednesday)
Age 54 Years
Birth Place Belwa Village in Narkatiaganj, West Champaran, Bihar
Zodiac sign Taurus
Nationality Indian
Hometown Indian
Religion Hinduism


School  St. Stanislaus Mission Middle School, Bettiah, Bihar,  Khrist Raja High School, Bettiah, Bihar
College Ramjas College, Delhi
Educational BA in History Hons at Ramjas College, Delhi, MA in the Pali language at Ramjas College, Delhi (dropped out)

Physical Stats


Feet & Inches 5’ 9”
Meter 1.75 m
Centimeters 175 cm
Weight N/A
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Black
Body Measurements N/A

Family Information

Father Name Radhakant Bajpai
Mother Name Geeta Bajpayee
Brother Sujit Kumar, Bajpayee Vinay
Sisters Kamini Shukla, Poonam Dubey,  Garima Bajpayee
Wife First Wife- Name Not Known,  Second Wife- Neha aka Shabana Raza
Children Daughter- Ava Rayla Bajpayee


Girlfriend Neha aka Shabana Raza


Profession Actor, Producer
Net Worth Rs 118 crore


Color White
Food Biryani, Penne Pasta
Street Food Vada Paao
Actor/Actress Smita Patil, Tabu, Amitabh Bachchan, Naseeruddin Shah,
Dessert Kulfi
Film Director(s) Shekhar Kapur, Ram Gopal Varma
Hobbies Playing Games, Book Reading
Manoj Bajpayee Young Age Picture
Manoj Bajpayee Young Age Picture
Manoj Bajpayee with his Second Wife & Duaghter
Manoj Bajpayee with her Second Wife & Daughter
Manoj Bajpayee with his Father (Radhakant Bajpai)
Manoj Bajpayee with his Father (Radhakant Bajpai)
Manoj Bajpayee with his Mother (Geeta Bajpayee )
Manoj Bajpayee with her Mother (Geeta Bajpayee)
Manoj Bajpayee with his Sister
Manoj Bajpayee with her Sister
Manoj Bajpayee with his Brothers
Manoj Bajpayee with his Brothers


Manoj Bajpayee, born into a humble background, has faced personal loss and experienced the hardships of life. His father, Radhakant Bajpayee, was a farmer who sadly passed away in October 2021. Furthermore, his mother, Geeta Bajpayee, left this world on 8th December 2023. The untimely departure of his parents has undoubtedly been a profound loss for Manoj Bajpayee.


He was born on 23rd April 1969 in a small village called Belwa of Bihar. Now he is 54 years old.


He pursued BA in History Hons at Ramjas College, Delhi.

Wife & Children

In the early 1990s, while Manoj was in Delhi, he had an arranged marriage with a girl from Bihar. However, in 1995 the couple got divorced. In April 2006, after dating each other for almost eight years, the couple got married. In 2011 the couple had a daughter named Ava Rayla.

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Manoj Bajpayee’s journey in the entertainment industry began as a member of Barry John’s theatre action group, where he honed his acting skills and gained valuable experience. His dedication and passion for his craft led him to make his screen debut in 1994 with a brief but impactful role in Govind Nihalani’s crime drama “Drohkaal.”The following year, in 1995, Manoj Bajpayee made his entry into Bollywood with the film “Bandit Queen,” where he portrayed the character of dacoit Maan Singh. Although initially considered for the lead role opposite Seema Biswas, his performance in the film was widely appreciated, and it marked the beginning of his remarkable career in the industry.

Asia Pacific Screen Awards⁣

  • Filmfare OTT Awards
  • 2020: Best Actor In A Drama Series (Critics)⁣ for the web series The Family Man 1
  • 2019: Best Performance By An Actor for the Hindi film Bhonsle
  • 2016: Best Performance By An Actor for the Hindi film Aligarh

National Film Awards

  • 2004:⁣ Special Jury Award for the Hindi film Pinjar
  • 1999⁣: Best Supporting Actor for the Hindi film Satya

Filmfare Awards ⁣

  • 2021: Best Actor in A Short Film⁣⁣ for Taandav
  • 2017:⁣Best Actor (Critics) for the Hindi film Aligarh
  • 2000:⁣Best Actor (Critics) for the Hindi film School
  • 1999⁣: Best Actor (Critics) for the Hindi film Satya

Net Worth

Manoj Bajpayee, also known as Manoj Bajpai, is a highly acclaimed Indian film actor who has made a significant mark in the Hindi cinema industry. With his immense talent and versatile performances, he has garnered a substantial net worth of approximately Rs 118 crore.

Television List

Complete list of movies by Actor Manoj Bajpayee including First Movie, Latest & Upcoming movies information details Below the table.

Role Year Title
N/A 1993 Hum Bambai Nahin Jayenge
N/A 1993 Shikast
N/A 1994 Kalakaar
N/A 1995 Imtihaan
Sunil Swabhimaan
N/A Kurukshetra
Arvind Verma 1996 Badalte Rishte
N/A 2005–2006 Kam Ya Zyaada
Host 1997 Gaatha
Srikant Tiwari 2019–present The Family Man
Narrator 2021 Secrets Of Sinauli
Musafir Ali Ray
Narrator 2022 Secrets of the Kohinoor
Srikant Tiwari 2023 Soup
Prabhakar Farzi

Music videos List

Role Title / Year
Himself “Bambai Main Ka Ba” – 2020
“Kudi Meri” – 2022


Denotes films that have not yet been released

Film Year Role
Aarakshan 2011 Mithilesh Singh
Aiyaary 2018 Colonel Abhay Singh
Anjaan 2014 Imran Bhai
Baaghi 2 DIG Ajay Shergill
Bandit Queen 1994 Dacoit Man Singh
Dastak 1996 Avinash Banerjee
Daud Pushkar
Dil Pe Mat Le Yaar Ram Saran Pandey
Dus Tola Shankar Sunar
Fiza 2000 Murad Khan
Gali Guleiyan Khuddoos
Ghaath Krishna Patil
Gulmohar 2023 Arun Batra
Kaun Sameer A. Purnavale
Kriti Sapan
Lanka Jaswant Sisodia
Mahabharat Yudhisthira
Missing Sushant Dubey
Mrs. Serial Killer 2020 Dr. Mrityunjoy Mukerjee
Raajneeti Veerendra Pratap
Ramayana: The Epic Rama
Rukh Divakar Mathur
Samar 2013 Rajesh Arunachalam
Satyagraha Balram Singh
Satyameva Jayate DCP Shivansh Rathod
Shool Inspector Samar Pratap Singh
Shootout at Wadala Shabir Ibrahim Kaskar
Sirf Ek Bandaa Kaafi Hai Advocate P. C. Solanki
Sonchiriya 2019 Man Singh
Special 26 CBI Officer Waseem Khan
Traffic Constable Ramdas Godbole
Vedam Raheemuddin Qureshi
Zubeidaa 2001 Maharaja Vijayendra Singh
Despatch Coming Soon
Joram Dasru

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