National award winner Manoj Bajpayee has become a well known personality of Hindi cinema. Today, the actor is celebrating his 48th birthday. Manoj Bajpayee, had to struggle harder to make a place in Bollywood. Let’s know how he become a star who emerged from a little village Narkatiaganj, Bihar.
Since childhood, he wanted to become an actor. He moved to New Delhi at the age of seventeen. Bajpayee had heard about National School of Drama from actors like Om Puri, Naseeruddin Shah, where he applied. He was rejected three times and wanted to commit suicide afterwards. After that he applied at the National School of Drama for the fourth time, they offered him a teaching position at the school instead.
Manoj did his graduation from Ramjas College, Delhi University. He then did director and acting coach Barry John’s workshop. Impressed by Bajpayee’s acting, John hired him to assist him in his teaching.