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Born in 1951 in Maharashtra’s Raigad, Nana Patekar is a critically acclaimed Indian film and stage actor with versatile talent. This National Award-winning artiste who can play both the hero and the villain with ease is also known for his philanthropy. His famous films include Parinda, Krantiveer and Khamoshi, among others. Patekar forayed into direction with Madhuri Dixit-starrer Prahaar in 1991.