Born: June 02,1963 India
Spouse: Smita Gate,Monisha Patil
Biography: Nitish Bharadwaj is an actor, director and screenwriter. He is most remembered for playing the role of Lord Krishna in BR Chopra’s television adaptation of the epic Mahabharata. He has also starred in a number of Marathi and Hindi movies. Some of his known Marathi serials include Anapekshit and Pasanta Ahe Mulgi. He has also acted in the acclaimed Malayalam movie Njan Gandharvan (1991) directed by P. Padmarajan. Bharadwaj made his directorial debut with the Marathi film Pitruroon. The film did very well at the box office and was also a hit with the audience. The movie also earned Nitish the prestigious Maharashtra State Film Award as the second Best Director of the year 2013. He also directed a historical TV serial titled Gita Rahasya and Apraadhi for Star TV.