Manoj Bajpai the simple and down to earth Actor is not at all brand conscious when it comes to fashion or style. Being a doting father, to make his little angle ‘Abha’ happy Bajapai recently attended a fashion show where he walked with his wife and daughter.
Chatting about style statement the talented actor expressed his style icon is megastar Amitabh Bachchan and he used to follow him blatantly before he came into the industry.
“Earlier I used to wear all clothes whatever Mr. Bachchan wore on screen. He was in his peak time as a hero and I followed him blatantly as I was hardcore fan of Hindi movies.” He said at the event.
“All my siblings wore simple clothes where my outfits were made separately. They didn’t like my clothes.” The ‘Gangs of Wasseypur’ actor reminisced.
Recently the actor has been praised for his poignant presentation of a middle aged, homosexual professor Shrinivas Ramchandra Siras in Hansal Mehta’s ‘Aligarh’. The two time national award winner hopes Bollywood come for support of the film as Karan Johar and his friend Farah Khan has shown and believes Aligarh is not just a film it’s became a movement now.
Aligarh is based on the real life story of an Aligarh Muslim University professor who was suspended from his job after being caught in a sting operation while embracing a rickshaw-puller and was found dead under suspicious circumstances after successfully appealing his suspension.
‘Aligarh’ is set to release on February 26, 2016.