Popular antagonist Ashish Vidyarthi was born on 19th June 1962 in Hyderabad city, Andhra Pradesh state. His surname ‘Vidyarthi’ was a tribute to Indian freedom fighter Ganesh Shankar Vidyarthi. His family moved to Delhi in 1969 and there he attended Hindu College. Ashish Vidyarthi is a degree graduate with History as major. He also attended Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan’s Mehta Vidyalaya, his acting skills were appreciated here.
After completion of his education he began his acting career with TV serials playing very small supporting roles. His movie debut was with Kannada Film Anand in 1986 starring Shivrajkumar and Sudha Rani. His Bollywood film debut was with 1942: A Love Story in 1993. After few years of struggle Ashish Vidyarthi became one among the most sought actors for villain roles in India. He didn’t limit himself to any one language he appeared in several languages films like Kannada, Malayalam, Hindi, Telugu, Bengali, English, Tamil and Oriya.
Ashish Vidyarthi family members, childhood and photos
Ashish Vidyarthi’s mother Reba Vidyarthi is a famous Kathak dancer, his father Govind Vidyarthi is a theater personality who predominantly worked in Malayali dramas.
Ashish Vidyarthi has an elder brother
Wife and son
Ashish Vidyarthi is married to actress Rajoshi Barua, daughter of actress Shakuntala Barua. The couple gave birth to a son named Arth Vidyarthi.