Cerebral Shangrila

Sunday, October 07, 2007

Rainbow Quiz - Identify the personality - Week 59

Here is the next weekly "Rainbow" quiz , where I would be giving 7 clues (Hence the name Rainbow) about a personality. Try to discover the person in the least number of clues . You can either leave the answer as a comment / email me . Feedback/ suggestions welcome. Googling is not preferred but then its just for fun and so go ahead if you need to.

"X" is a contemporary actor who has created a name for himself with his niche acting style and the ability to play a variety of roles with ease. Amazing actor.

clue # 1 : "X's" first job was running his family's potato Chips business in Mumbai. His turned his hobby of photography into a career and became a professional photographer.

clue # 2 : During his photo shoot with Shiamak Davar he tried to put some funny acts to relax the choreographer and Shiamak was so amused seeing X’s talent that he persuaded him to do theatre.

clue # 3 : He entered the theatre scene with a cameo in Alyque Padamsee's play "Roshni". He also portrayed Mahatma Gandhi in the Feroz Abbas Khan play Mahatma vs. Gandhi.

clue # 4 : "X's" success in theatre also got him some big TV commercials like the ‘Krack-Jack’, ‘Fanta’, ‘Bata’ and ‘Tata fone’ to name a few.

clue # 5 : He made his Bollywood film debut in Josh but later became famous in the cult film series "Y" where he played two different characters in the original and the sequel.

clue # 6 : In a short span of time,he has created a name for himself playing a variety of roles with ease. His roles have ranged from father, friend, uncle, doctor, abusive neighbour, courtroom judge, corrupt businessman, eccentric murderer and police officer.

clue # 7 : He follows Zoroastrianism and hails from the Parsi community.

Name X & Y ?

Labels: ,


Post a Comment

<< Home