YS Inspirations: Actor Manoj Bajpayee opens up about his Bhojpuri roots
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In a conversation with Yourstory Founder & CEO Shradha Sharma, acclaimed actor Manoj Bajpayee, who hails Belwa village in West Champaran, Bihar, speaks about how proud he is of the Bhojpuri culture and language. He goes on to detail why he thinks Bhojpuri is ‘cool’ and how when he speaks in Hindi or English, his brain translates it from his mother tongue.

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Manoj Bajpayee
Indian Film Actor
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1 Digital transformation in the Movie World
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2 Manoj Bajpayee on Bihar pride and bringing Bhojpuri to the forefront
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3 Manoj Bajpayee opens up about his struggle against stereotypical roles
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4 Manoj Bajpayee on taking pride and embracing Bhojpuri
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5 Manoj Bajpayee on his acting method and prospects of a biopic on his life
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6 Manoj Bajpayee talks about working at the fringe and his driving force to be an actor
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7 Manoj Bajpayee talks about his pride for his roots
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8 "My journey has been a rollercoaster ride": Manoj Bajpayee
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