Akash Thosar is a Marathi film actor. His debut movie “Sairat” has made him a household name. Sairat is a classical love story movie directed by Nagraj Manjule. Here are some unknown facts about ‘Akash Thosar’.
The young boy born on February 24, 1993 is just 23 years old. The actor from Pune is interested in wrestling and was a wrestler too. Then he decided to get into acting. For his role, he lost over 13 kg.
He is educated from SSVM Aundh and graduated from Pune University. Since college time, he was active in Dramas and Nataks.
When Nagraj Manjule auditioned him, he landed the lead role. Maybe the dramas and acting stint in college came in handy for the actor. He portrayed Parsha opposite Rinku Rajguru in Marathi movie “Sairat”.
It has been slated to be the highest-grossing Marathi film beating Natsamrat. The movie is still running in theatres across Mumbai. The film earned ₹60 crores at the domestic box-office. The actor was given a bonus ₹5 crore.
The debut superhit movie has established Akash as a known face in Marathi cinema. He is currently studying MA from Pune University. The actor who is currently on a high and will be choosy for his roles in future.
The actor loves acting and wrestling equally. The actor has garnered the “CUTE” tag and has earned a lot of female following. After immense success and a sudden stardom, his security has been beefed up.
His second movie has been finalised and that is Mahesh Manjrekar’s upcoming movie FU. The movie is about young generation. The makers are trying to keep the film secret and Akash is playing the lead. The film shot in Maharashtra saw heavy security as Thosar was getting mobbed thanks to his sudden fame.