Manoj Bajpayee returns to TV


By Hindustan Times

Actor Manoj Bajpayee, who was quite active on the small screen before making it big in filmdom, will again be seen in a special episode of TV series Hum Ne Li-Hai Shapath.

“Shooting for an episode of series Shapath where my character from Special Chabbis will feature,” the 43-year-old tweeted. The series comes on Life OK and when approached, the channel confirmed the news to IANS.

In the beginning of his career, Manoj worked in Tigmanshu Dhulia's TV series Hum Bambai Nahin Jayenge and Swaabhimaan and after the success of Satya, he shifted his focus to the big screen.

Last year, he was seen in much appreciated films like Anurag Kashyap's crime thriller Gangs of Wasseypur, Prakash Jha's Chakravyuh about Maoists problem in the country, and historical drama Chittagong.

Manoj is playing a CBI agent in his forthcoming film Special Chabbis. The heist drama directed by Neeraj Pandey, also stars Akshay Kumar and Anupam Kher in the key roles. Kajal Aggarwal and Jimmy Shergill are also part of the impressive cast.

The film releases February 8.