Happy Birthday Tiku Talsania: Best Performance by a Veteran Actor


Happy Birthday Tiku Talsania: Tiku Talsania is one of the best comedians of Bollywood. The veteran actor has been a lovable, much-loved comedian. He was born on June 7, 1954. He is one of the few dedicated, natural actors whose love for the craft inspires him to give his best every day even after 3 decades of professional acting.

Saajan Re Phir Jhooth Mat Bolo, Yeh Chanda Kanoon Hai, Ek Se Badhe Ek, Zamana Badal Gaya Hai are some of his popular TV shows. His perfect comic timing, captivating expressions have carved a niche in the hearts of the audience since 1984, when he made his debut with the hugely popular Yeh Jo Hai Zindagi airing on Doordarshan. His first Bollywood break was in the 1986 film Pyaar Ke Do Pal.

The beloved, veteran actor comes from a theater background, and has acted in over 200 films and serials. Most of which are etched in our memories because of his brilliant acting.

this world is funny
Talsania played the role of Raja Saheb in this satirical comedy. His perfect comic timing, mannerisms as the elusive Maharaja were hilarious. This hugely popular sitcom that aired on Doordarshan in the early 90s was written by Sharad Joshi. The plot deals with the risk of red tape in the illusion of the government and the common man.
Talsania’s performance as the gullible bank manager Gaitonde in the film Ishq was highly appreciated. He was absolutely funny and cute. Aamir, Ajay Devgan, Juhi Chawla, Kajol were in the lead roles in this film.
Style of ones
Who can forget a thief or a robber or an inspector waiting for a criminal to inaugurate the cell at his local police station! His unique dialogue ‘Lock Up Ka Ribbon Katega’ was hysterical.
Better from one another
Tiku played the role of tenant, Brij Mohan in the 1995 Doordarshan TV show directed by Mukul Anand. Once again he proved that he is one of the finest comedians to ever live through his impeccable, rib tickling comic timing.
It’s breakup brother everyone is breakup
Tiki’s character was named Dhanvantrilal Dhyanchand Dholakia (3D) in this popular comedy aired on SAB TV. He was brilliant as a person against love marriage