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Ghanashyam Nayak Biography, Age, Death, Wife, Children, Family, Caste, Wiki & More

Updated On : October 7, 2021

Short Biography

Ghanashyam Nayak was born on 12-05-1944 in Undhai, Mehsana in the state of Gujarata, India. He was an Indian Film Actor, Television Actor, Singer, Playback Singer, Voice Artist & Theatre Actor who was known for his work in Hindi, Gujarati & Bhojpuri cinema.

Ghanashyam Nayak Complete Bio & Career

Ghanashyam Nayak initiated his career as an actor in 1960 when he appeared in "Masoom" film as a child artist. The movie was directed by Satyen Bose. It was the beginning of his career, his character was appreciated in this film and he got more chances to act in films. In 1974, he was seen in director Himmat Dave's "Balak Dhruv" a bollywood drama movie. Here, he played the role of Ashram Shishya. After that, he did work in hindi and gujrati cinema. Some of his popular movies are "Aankhen" (1993), "Barsaat" (1995), "Krishna" (1997), "Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam" (1999), "Tere Naam" (2003), "Hello! Hum Lallan Bol Rahe Hain" (2010), "Love Ni Bhavai" (2017) and so on.

Moving further, Ghanashyam not only did work in movies but also showed his talent on television world. In 2002, he was seen in StarPlus's popular show "Khichdi" as a  salesman. After that, the actor was appeared in "ManiMatku" Gujarati serial in the lead role of "Matkalal". Along with this, he did work in numerous other television series and serials like ZeeTV's "Philips Top 10" (1994-99), "Dill mill gaye" (2007-2010), "Chhuta Chheda" (2012), "Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah" (2008-2021) and so forth.

In his 60 year's career, he did approximately 100 hindi and gujarati movies. Mr. Nayak also worked in near about 350 television series in hindi language and 100 Gujarati stage plays. He did dubbing in 350 gujarati films. In "Ek Aur Sangram and the Bhojpuri film Bairi Sawan" movie, he conferred his voice to veteran actor "Kanhaiyalal". 

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Health Issues, Illness and Death Info

Ghanashyam Nayak was suffering from cancer. He was undergoing regular medicine and checkup. Finally, he took his last breath on 03-10-2021 in Mumbai at the age of 76.

DEATHDAY 3 October,2021 (Thursday)
DEATH PLACE Mumbai, Maharashtra

Ghanashyam Nayak Family, Relatives and Other Relations

He was born into a Gujarati Hindu family. He was married to Nirmala Devi Nayak. Together they had a son named Vikas Nayak and two daughters named Tejal Nayak & Bhavna Nayak.

Life's Important Dates Of Ghanashyam Nayak

Body Measurements

Chest Size 38
Biceps Size 14.6
Skin Colour Fair
Eye Colour Brown
Hair Colour Black

Personal Info

Home Town Bombay, India
Nationality Indian
Religion Hindu
Address Bombay, India
School Government School at Bombay, India
College N/A
Qualification N/A
Hobbies Reading, Singing
Marital Status Married
Debut Masoom (1998) as a Child Artist
Best Movies Masoom (1998), Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam (1999), Tere Naam (2003)
Salary N/A
Net Worth N/A
Official Website N/A


Favorite Color Black, White
Favorite Brand Locaste, US Polo Assn
Favorite Player Sourav Ganguly , Kapil Dev
Favorite Sport Cricket
Favorite Politician Narendra Modi
Favorite Actress Rekha
Favorite Actor Raj Kapoor , Rishi Kapoor
Favorite Film Director Satish Kaushik
Favorite Movie Hindi and Gujarati movies
Favorite Singer Asha Bhosle , Kumar Sanu
Favorite Song Calm genre of music
Favorite Place German, Morris
Favorite Dress Dhoti, Kurta -ajama, pant- shirt
Favorite Food South Indian food

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Ghanashyam Nayak

  • Ghanashyam Nayak was an Indian actor who did excellent work in Gujarati and Hindi Cinema.
  • He was died on 3 October 2021 due to long term disease of Cancer.
  • The actor was worked in more than 350 television serials and 100 approx.. hindi as well as Gujarati movies.
  • Mr. Nayak also did dubbing for hindi and bhojpuri movies.
  • He also worked as playback singer alongside Mahendra Kapoor and Asha Bhosle who are legend singers of Indian cinema.

Ghanashyam Nayak Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

Ghanashyam Nayak was 77 years 4 months & 22 days old age.