Manoj Bajpayee the artist whose performances have brought the earthen essence of the Indian film industry and performance has been honored with the national award. Like yesterday he was honored with a national award for best actor for Bhosle along with Dhanush who is a part of both south and Bollywood film industry. Pankaj Tripathi is another exceptional actor, congratulated Bajpayee by tweeting him that standing in line for the national award.
— पंकज त्रिपाठी (@TripathiiPankaj) October 26, 2021
Here are some of Manoj Bajpayee’s movies that will make you wonder why this artist doesn’t get an oscar.
Gangs of Wasseypur
This is an epic movie acting Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Richa Chadha, Huma Qureshi, and many more who made this movie a mark of a genius. Directed by Anurag Kashyap this movie brought the indie cred of the lanes of Jharkhand this movie deserves to win an Oscar.
Since this movie was banned because of the portrayal of violence, explicit scenes, and foul language but this movie is a mark of a true artist. Manoj Bajpayee’s role was quite small yet very impactful.
Durga’s brother is killed in a gang war, turning him into a revenge-seeking man with a mission. Now, his ex-girlfriends’ cop husband is out to get him. Finally, the two team up to nab the real culprit.
This is the era of pandemic stricken at home and the birth of OTT platforms. This movie is based on a crime that led to the death of a teenage boy of 17 in the drug dealing and overdose. Neena Gupta the mother of the deceased avenges the death of her only child but there is a lot more to see.
The death of the daughter of a Chief Justice creates a mystery on how and when this took place revealing the most absurd and unexpected aspect of the deceased life.
This movie bagged the best movie in the national award as it depicts the life of a professor who is gay and deserves to be accepted in society and Rajkumar Rao who is a journalist cover this story.
Drama set in the 1950s, about an aspiring actress who marries a prince to become his second wife. Her rocky relationship with her husband and her decision to break free has fatal consequences.
Special mention- Family man
An undercover agent who hides his job and identity from his family and solves cases and fight against terrorist groups to save his country.