Career Timeline Of Vicky Kaushal


Dec 10, 2021

Hindustan Times


Here's a look at Vicky Kaushal's trajectory and journey from being an assistant director to one of Bollywood’s most sought-after actors

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Vicky Kaushal began his career in the film industry as Anurag Kashyap's assistant director in the 2012 crime drama, Gangs Of Wasseypur

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Later that year, the actor made his debut in Kashyap's co-production Luv Shuv Tey Chicken Khurana, in a small role

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In 2015, he made his feature film debut as a lead actor in Masaan, directed by Neeraj Ghaywan

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Masaan earned him a greater appreciation from critics, including a lot of best debut awards

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In 2018, He made his foray into the digital world with a romantic comedy, Love Per Square Foot, which was released on Netflix

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In the same year, the 33-year-old actor landed the male lead in Raazi, opposite Alia Bhatt, and the film catapulted him into mainstream fame

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He returned to the OTT space with a short film directed by Karan Johar that was released on Netflix as part of the anthology film, Lust Stories

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Ranbir Kapoor starrer Sanju saw Kaushal playing the best friend, Kamli. He went on to win many awards for best supporting actor for the same

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He played Major Vihaan Singh Shergill in Uri: The Surgical Strike in 2019, which was a commercial success and also earned him the National Film Award for best actor

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2021 saw the release of Sardar Udham, where Kaushal played a freedom fighter from Punjab who avenged the 1919 Jallianwala Bagh massacre

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Currently, he awaits the release of Shashank Khaitan’s Govinda Mera Naam and also has Meghna Gulzar’s Sam Bahadur in the pipeline

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